Vallendar, Rhineland-PalatinateLOCATION
Estd 1984Established Year

WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management Ranking, Programs, Admission Process & Living Cost

Whu Otto Beisheim School of Management was established in the year 1984 by Koblenz Chamber of Commerce. This private institute is one of Germany’s leading business schools. WHU is currently located in Vallendar, Koblenz. Here, the undergraduate courses are taught in English and German, while the master’s courses are given in entirely in English. With more than 200 partner universities around the globe, WHU provides overseas internship to its students during their studies.

It is ranked as No.1 Career Center in Germany by the Financial Times and is accredited by EQUIS, AACSB, and FIBAA.


Institute TypePrivate Institute
Campus Settingrelatively Rural
Establishment Year1984
No. of Campuses2
HousingPrivate apartments
Applications AcceptedOnline
Intake TypeSemester wise
Mode of ProgramFull time/Part-time and online

Programs, Campus and Residence

Whu Otto Beisheim School of Management Courses 

  • The institute offers Bachelor, Master, MBA, and Doctoral programs in Finance, Business, Management, and Entrepreneurship.
  • Master’s in management program is ranked 2nd in Germany and 16th worldwide by The Financial Times.

Whu Otto Beisheim School of Management Campus 

The institute has 2 campuses: the Vallendar Campus and Dusseldorf Campus. The campus has one of the best academic libraries in Germany with more than 30,000 printed books and 35,000 e-books. The campuses are equipped with cafes, lounges, medical stores, and shopping stores.

Whu Otto Beisheim School of Management Residence 

  • WhuOtto Beisheim School of Management offers private apartments to its students at different locations near the institute.
  • There are in eight housing arrangements for the students and they are fully furnished and well-equipped with beddings, cooking utensils, microwave, washing machine, dryer, and internet connection.

Candidates who want to opt for accommodation must apply online for the same approximately eight weeks before the semester begins.

Whu Otto Beisheim School of Management Application Process 

  • Application: Apply online for admission to Whu Otto Beisheim School of Management through its official website.
  • Application deadline: Students requiring Visa- April 15, 2019; Students not requiring a visa- May 15, 2019. Fall semester- June 01; Spring Semester- October 1st
  • General requirements: Official academic transcripts, CV, letter of acceptance, official English language Scores.
  • Additional requirements: Birth certificate, passport copy, proof of valid health insurance, a Valid student Visa, residence permit, proof of enough funds.
  • English Proficiency Test: Minimum English test scores required for admission are given below:
English proficiency testsUGPG
IELTS (Academic)6.5 (German/English track) 7.0 (English)7.0
Internet-based TOEFL (iBT)95 (German/English track) 100 (English track)100
Cambridge ESOL CAE (Certificate of Advance in English)Grade C (German/English track) Grade B (English track)Grade A
Cambridge ESOL CPE (Certificate of Proficiency in English)Grade C

Cost of Attendance

Tuition fee 

ProgrammesTuition Fee
Bachelor ProgramCitizen of EU/EEA countries and Switzerland: EUR 6,650
Residents of Non-EU/EEA countries: EUR 10,550
Master’s in financeEUR 22,800
Kellogg-WHU Executive MBA programEUR 89,000
Doctoral programEUR 2,500- EUR 1,500

Accommodation Cost

The different accommodation facilities and their cost are mentioned below:

AccommodationAccommodation Cost
HamacherEUR 445 (for single occupancy)
Private ApartmentsEUR 340- 600
Campus KrautkrämerEUR 1,500- 1,600
HeerstraßeEUR 475- 590
HumboldthöheEUR 430- 505
Höhrer StraßeEUR 425- 530
Löhrstraße 25EUR 560- 610
KrummgasseEUR 530- 580
Smart flats GoethestraßeEUR 505- 540

Financial Aid 

The institute supports its students with financial needs through tuition fee waiver, scholarships, student loans, and other allowances. The major scholarships offered by the institute are:

  • Women in Business Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded to qualified women with academic merit and motivation in the field of finance. The scholarship is 20% of tuition fees per semester and it can be combined with other scholarships.

  • The Global IB Scholarship

This scholarship is provided to students studying IB Diploma in any of these five regions: Africa, the Middle East, Europe, Asia Pacific, and South America.

  • The Excellence and Diversity Scholarship

This scholarship is for Non-EU students with excellent academic merit. Students must pay only EU tuition fee and get the waiver on Non-EU tuition fee.

  • The Global Community Scholarship

It is for both EU and Non-EU students and the amount awarded is 20% of the tuition fee.

The institute caters to many other financial aid services to the students that include student loan, external scholarships, and Brain Capital.


Whu Otto Beisheim School of Management has an alumni network of over 4,100 alumni worldwide. Through its Alumni association- In Parix it serves the alumni with several benefits such as career services, invites to alumni events, and more.

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WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management Overview

Institution TypePublic
Student Population1302
Average Cost of Attendance$57,782 / Year

Attendance Cost


Attendance Cost

The table shows average yearly cost of attendance for international students. Amount may vary with the course opted, nature of accommodation, and personal spending habits of a candidate. Check Program wise Fees

Tuition Fees
Undergraduate Programs$26,246 / Year
Post Graduate Program$57,782 / Year
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