Founders and Benefactors

As a private university WHU receives no government funding. Approximately 60 percent of the funding needs of the university are met by the income generated from the Foundation’s financial assets, by endowments and donations from the business world and individuals.

WHU differentiates between

benefactors

sponsors

friends

supporters

according to the amount contributed. 

These donations are crucial to the long-term sustainability and expansion of the university.

Fact Sheet

Students and Participants

  • BSc Program: 645
  • Master in Management Program (MSc): 214
  • Master in Finance Program (MSc): 69
  • Full-Time MBA Program: 62
  • Part-Time MBA Program: 82
  • EMBA Program: 96
  • Doctoral students: 282

Enrolled students in total: 1,450

  • Participants Executive Education: 718
  • Participants European Summer Insti-
    tute und European Programs: 182
  • Exchange students: 244

Faculty

  • Professors: 37
  • Assistant Professors: 13
  • Adjunct Professors: 3

Accreditations

  • AACSB, EQUIS, FIBAA System Accreditation

International Network

  • More than 195 partner schools worldwide
  • More than 160 companies worldwide
  • More than 3,500 alumni worldwide

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(as of September 2016)