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Full-Time MBA Program –

Study in Germany, think globally.

With international exposure and opportunities to develop leadership skills, entrepreneurial spirit, strategic vision, and intercultural awareness, our 12-month Full-Time MBA will help you secure your next leadership role.

Class profile

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

85
students

30
average age

87%
international students

37%
female students

40
nationalities

6
average years of
work experience

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.

Learn more about our Full-Time MBA:

Courses & Curriculum

Hands-on knowledge from industry experts and thought leaders.
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Admission & Application

We welcome students from diverse backgrounds and industries.
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Fees &
Financing

Flexible financing options to help you invest in your future.
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Student experience

A network of opportunities –
Made in Germany, operating worldwide.

Campus Düsseldorf

Study in an international business hotspot.

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Study in Germany

A guide to living and studying in Germany.

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WHU Student Life

Experience our WHU Spirit!

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Student Chat

We're here to answer your questions –
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Dates & Events

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

Career development

From Accenture to Zalando –
Benefit from our extraordinary WHU network.

The MBA marks an important and exciting turning point in your career. Whether you aspire to move up the career ladder in your current field, change industry, job function, or location, or become a successful entrepreneur, our top-ranked MBA Career Center is dedicated to helping you turn your career ambitions into reality. 

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.

Find out more in our employment reports

Our students are writing their own success stories after graduation. Find out what they are up to, what impact the MBA Program has had on their professional lives, and what motivated them to get the MBA in the first place. 

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News

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

New MBA students collect €17,183 for Welthungerhilfe to help Ukraine

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Video: Discover what it means to study an MBA at WHU

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The role of people in successful strategy

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MBA students experience the power of responsible leadership

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Equipping students with market knowledge and insights

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The Financial Times has placed WHU within the global Top 10 for Entrepreneurship Teaching in its 2022 MBA Rankings

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From non-profits and humanitarian aid to skyscrapers and luxury goods

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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

Lars Weber
Chun-Rong Chen
Selina Flick


+49 (0)211 447 09 144
mba(at)whu.edu

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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.

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

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