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We can help you finance your MBA!

Pursuing an MBA can be a substantial investment, not only in terms of time and energy, but also financially.  We’re committed to helping you explore and evaluate the different financing options to make sure this investment doesn’t stand in the way of your future.

Have a look at our financing options below:

Prodigy Finance is revolutionizing student loan financing by offering alumni-funded loans for students who wish to study at the world’s top business schools. Prodigy Finance assesses the applicants’ future earning potential (based on the achievements of similar graduates) to determine loan affordability. Open to students from over 150 nationalities, Prodigy Finance offers competitive interest rates payment deferral during the study program.

Students accepted to WHU’s Full-Time MBA Program are eligible to apply.

Interest rates vary depending on individual applicants. For more details on the terms and conditions and how to apply for a loan, please click here

Prodigy Finance Ltd is incorporated in the United Kingdom (Company Number 05912562) and registered with the Office of the Information Commissioner (Reg. No. Z9851854). Prodigy Finance Ltd is authorized and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and entered on the Financial Services Register under firm registration number 612713. Prodigy's registered address is Palladium House 1-4 Argyll Street, London, W1F 7LD

Another possibility for citizens of the EU, US and Canada to finance your participation in the MBA Program is the financing concept of the WHU Brain Capital GmbH. To learn more about this concept, please visit

Lendwise is a specialist loan provider based in the UK which is dedicated to education finance for individuals who are looking to fund their studies at world class universities.

Lendwise’s aim is to enable access to education through its affordable and flexible student loans that come with a competitive fixed interest rate and no early repayment penalties.  Interest rates are personalised and depend on an applicant’s overall profile including future earning potential, and the application process is entirely online.

Students accepted to the MBA Program are eligible to apply. Lendwise accepts UK domiciled residents (all nationalities) as well as international applicants on a case by case basis.

How much can I borrow?

  • Up to 100% cost of tuition fee minus deposit, scholarship and/or sponsorship.

Are there fees?

  • Fee of 3% of the loan amount is added to the loan amount (or can be paid upfront).


Lendwise Ltd is incorporated in the United Kingdom (Company Number 10466048) and registered with the Office of the Information Commissioner (Reg. No. ZA281795). Lendwise Ltd is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and entered on the Financial Services Register under firm registration number 782496. Lendwise Ltd’s registered address is 3 More London Riverside, London, SE1 2AQ, United Kingdom.

Our local bank institute grants loans to WHU students.

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WHU grants scholarships to enable highly talented candidates from all countries to pursue the WHU MBA. According to the description of the respective scholarship, we seek to support individuals who are likely to add special value to the MBA class. The WHU scholarships are not bound to a specific amount (exemption: WHU Scholarship). The admissions committee grants scholarships based on various criteria. 

To apply for a scholarship, please use the respective scholarship application form, which can be downloaded under the links below. Please note that only one scholarship application per person is possible and that scholarship application requires an application for the Full-Time MBA Program at WHU. Seats in the program and scholarships are limited and granted on a rolling basis. Therefore, we recommend applying early. Once you have completed your application to the Full-Time MBA program, please send your scholarship application to mba(at) note: scholarship applications must be submitted before signing the study contract)

Alumni of and participants from the e-fellows MBA Day may apply for the partial scholarship valuing €10,000. For more information, please click here.

WHU Scholarship for Participants from Developing Countries

WHU Diversity Scholarship

WHU Entrepreneurship Scholarship

WHU Globalization Scholarship

WHU Leadership Scholarship

WHU Scholarship for Excellent GMAT result

WHU Scholarship for Women in Business
WHU MBA Program is also a member of the 30% Club and offers one 50% tuition scholarship to a top female applicant to the MBA Program per year. The recipient is chosen from all applicants for the WHU Women in Business Scholarship. Scholarship

WHU - FUNED Scholarship for Mexican applicants

Additional information on scholarships is available on the following websites:


    Included in Tuition Fees
    • All books and materials
    • Accommodation and half-board during the three international modules in the US, India and China
    • Integrated German classes throughout the program
    • Personal development seminars and workshops
    • Semester ticket for public transportation in North Rhine-Westphalia

    Note: The program fee does not include airfare, travel expenses, accommodation in Düsseldorf, or visa fees during the international modules. Please note that visa-related costs for the international modules amount to around 1,000 EUR in total. For most destinations a specific visa type is required which is not covered by a business or tourist visa. 

    Information for taxpayers in Germany (also applies to international MBA graduates working in Germany after graduation): the tuition fees for the MBA Program are tax deductible as anticipated professional expenses. For more detailed information, please click here or ask your tax advisor.

    Full-Time MBA Program
    Don't miss the Early Bird offer!

    April intake
    Apply by Aug 31: €5,000 off tuition fees
    Apply by Oct 31: €3,000 off tuition fees

    September intake 
    Apply by Jan 31: €5,000 off tuition fees
    Apply by Mar 31: €3,000 off tuition fees

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