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Full-Time MBA Program –

Study in Germany, think globally.

At a glance

12 months | Full-Time


Master of Business Administration (MBA)

Düsseldorf, Germany

Next intake
April & September

Tuition fees
€ 43,000

You are keen to impact the business world in a sustainable way, develop your leadership skills and gain international experience? Secure your next leadership role with our 12-month Full-Time MBA. Immerse yourself in international experiences, develop holistic leadership skills, and spark your entrepreneurial spirit. 


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Learn more about our Full-Time MBA:

Courses & Curriculum

How is the Full-Time MBA structured?

Admission & Application

How do I make my application stand out?

Fees &

What financing options are available to me?

Learning Concept

Calibrated learning methodology for maximum impact –
Preparing you for today's business world.

Taught by outstanding international faculty, practitioners, and business experts, the program combines academic excellence with practice-oriented study methods. In addition to a rigorous academic curriculum, the MBA offers you the chance to step outside of your comfort zone by participating in real-life case challenges and gain new insights through inspirational company visits and guest lectures from experts in the field. Furthermore, our range of elective courses helps you choose a degree focus relevant to your future career.

Our curriculum centers around your personal growth and leadership development needs. From one-on-one coaching to experiential group learning activities and leadership lectures, every aspect of your education is designed to foster open discussion and develop self-awareness, helping you learn to both be a successful leader and be led successfully by others.

Working in a group environment teaches you to think quickly, critically, and in a solution-oriented manner – essential skills for the business world. Furthermore, working with diverse cultures, personalities, and people from various academic and professional backgrounds teaches you to adapt and improve your communication skills, preparing you for today's work environment.

Small class sizes and approachable professors guarantee personalized support, mentoring, and a learning environment focused on your personal development goals.

News & Stories

Courageous and committed –
Your inside perspective into the WHU MBA experience.

Achieve your professional goals with the WHU Full-Time MBA

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International experiences through the eyes of student Deepak Jha

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The Financial Times ranks WHU’s Full-Time MBA Program at #2 in all of Germany

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Maxi Heidenblut on authenticity, entrepreneurship, and solutions to save the planet

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Class profile

Experienced and diverse –
Take a look at our Full-Time MBA classes of 2022:


average age

international students

female students


average years of
work experience

Student Chat

We're here to answer your questions –
Ask a student!


Dates & Events

Experience the WHU spirit in person –
Join us at one of our upcoming MBA events.

Join us on campus or online to chat with students, alumni and our MBA team. 

Career development

From Accenture to Zalando –
Meet your future MBA network.

Your career development is important to us and our individualized approach in the MBA Career Center helps you succeed at this exciting turning point in your career. Whether you aspire to change industry, job function, location, or become an entrepreneur, our top-ranked MBA Career Center is dedicated to helping you turn career ambition into reality.

Our students create their own success stories after graduation. Find out what they are up to, what impact the MBA program has on their professional lives, and what motivated them to pursue an MBA. 

Our individualized approach to career development helped our previous MBA cohort make an average 106% salary increase, proving that our MBA Program provides value for money.

Employment Reports

Download our Employment Reports to find out more.

DOWNLOAd reports

Get in touch

Your future awaits –
Get in touch with us now.

The WHU MBA recruiting and admissions teams are happy to answer any questions you may have about our curriculum, admissions requirements, and financing options. We are also happy to advise you on career prospects and return on investment as well as put you in touch with our alumni who would be happy to share their success stories and offer advice.

Recruiting Team MBA

Chun-Rong Chen
Selina Flick
Sabine Noe
Lars Weber
Alexandra Ionescu-Isar

+49 (0)211 447 09 144

Learn more:

Get started now!

We encourage our non-EU applicants who require a visa to apply before December 31 (April Intake Full-Time MBA) or May 31 (September Intake Full-Time MBA) to ensure that the visa application procedure can be successfully completed in time for the start of the Program.


*A complete application includes online application, MBA questionnaire, submitted GMAT and TOEFL scores and university documents.