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Global Online MBA –

Digital perspective, global mindset.

At a glance

24 / 36 months


Online & Düsseldorf, Germany

Next intake:
September 2022

Online / part-time

Tuition fees:

The online MBA for global change-makers, from Germany’s top business school.

In a rapidly changing business environment, the leaders of today must be prepared for the developments of the future. WHU’s first online MBA offers the assurance of quality from a top-ranked European business school, with the digital capability to provide a flexible yet challenging program designed to sharpen your business acumen. Study with an online format that fits your lifestyle while connecting with a global community of top-tier executives and leaders.

  1. Flexible: Study part-time in 24 or 36 months.
  2. Personalized: Limited class sizes, regular feedback, and an open-door policy – at WHU you are more than just a student!
  3. Interactive: Exchange real-time through regular teaching sessions and access our global MBA network through clubs, lectures, and alumni events.
  4. Transformative: Discover personal growth with integrated 1:1 coaching and career guidance from Germany’s #1 Career Center.
  5. Established: Receive a triple-accredited degree from Germany’s top business school.

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Class Profile

Global Online MBA 2021 Intakes


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international students

female students


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Learn more about our Online MBA Program:

Courses & Curriculum

Hands-on knowledge from industry experts and thought leaders.

Application & Admissions

We welcome diverse and creative students from around the world.

Fees & Financing

Flexible financing options to help you invest in your future.

Learning concept

Innovative learning methodology for maximum impact –
Preparing you for the business world of tomorrow.

Study alongside global peers with a mixture of live interactive classes and asynchronous sessions, led by an international faculty and business experts. Engage in real-life case studies and gain new tools to help propel your career and drive change in your chosen industry.

Our curriculum centers on your personal growth and leadership development needs. From one-on-one coaching 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.

Learn to think quickly, critically, and in a solution-oriented manner – essential skills for the business world. Work with diverse cultures, personalities, and people from various academic and professional backgrounds to adapt and improve your communication skills, preparing you for a modern working environment.


An MBA that fits to your lifestyle –
Total flexibility to transform your career.

Our flexible study options allow you to set the pace: 

  • Study over 24 months for a fast track to an accredited degree from WHU, with the option to complete the degree within 18 months.
  • Tricky schedule? Choose a more flexible track spanning 36 months.
Dates & Events

Experience the WHU spirit online –
Join us at one of our upcoming events.

Ready to find out more? Still have questions regarding the curriculum or financing? Sign up for one of our online events and talk directly to our recruiting team, to find out how we can help you take the next steps in your career.

For a more informal discussion, we also offer Virtual Coffee Chats where we look at your personal profile and discuss how the WHU Global Online MBA can help you achieve your professional goals. 

Career prospects

Germany's #1 MBA Career Center.

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, our top-ranked MBA Career Center provides 1:1 coaching and guidance, to help turn your career ambitions into reality.

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Alumni network

A global alumni network –
Made in Germany, operating worldwide.

Student experience

Go beyond the classroom –
Welcome to the WHU community.


Learn from experts in the field.


Student Clubs

Connect with our community.



Discover our start-up network.


Student Chat

We're here to answer your questions –
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Why an online MBA?

The Global Online MBA is for you if …

  • You want to gain global business insights through active dialogue with a diverse group of peers.
  • You see yourself as a motivated and focused individual ready to drive change.
  • You thrive in a collaborative group setting, where new ideas come to life.
  • You are looking to rewrite the rules, to innovate and disrupt.
  • You want an accredited, globally recognized degree from a top European business school.

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Get in touch

Be a digital pioneer –
Get in touch today.

We accept rolling admissions - get in touch to confirm your interest, receive essential updates, and application reminders. Find out more about our flexible study options, financing, and how to apply, as well as upcoming online events to meet the program team and ask the questions important to you!

Recruiting Team

Lars Weber
Chun-Rong Chen
Selina Flick

+49 (0)211 447 09 943

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