Doctoral Program

The WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management Doctoral Program targets applicants who have completed a Diploma or Master program with outstanding success and who are motivated to accomplish academically sound work that is located in the exciting area between theory and practice.

Graduates of the Doctoral Program receive the title of Doctor of Economic Science (Dr. rer. pol.).



Best Paper Award for WHU Doctoral Student

Best Paper Award for WHU at World Open Innovation Conference in Silicon Valley



Paper has been accepted in International Journal of Logistics Research and Applications

The paper "Closed-Loop Supply Chains: A Guide to Theory and Practice" by Dr. Rita Maria Difrancesco and Prof. Dr. Arnd Huchzermeier has just been accepted for publication by the...



Completed Dissertation at the Chair of Marketing and Commerce

This afternoon, on Thuesday, 10th of November 2015, Mr. Toni Schmidt has successfully completed his PhD project after passing his disputation with the overall evaluation magna cum laude. He was...


WHU Doctoral Program