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WHU - OTTO BEISHEIM SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENT - [WHU], VALLENDAR, RHINELAND-PALATINATE

Vallendar, Rhineland-PalatinateLOCATION
SchoolSCHOOL TYPE
Estd 1984Established Year
  1549Enrollment

WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management: Rankings, Courses, Admissions, Tuition Fee, Cost of Attendance & Scholarships

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Founded in 1984 by the Koblenz Chamber of Commerce, WHU – Otto Beisheim School of Management is currently one of the most renowned German Business Schools. The University has about 1669 students. The school is accredited by the Foundation for International Business Administration Accreditation (FIBAA). In addition, the institute also holds accreditations from the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) and from the European Quality Improvement System (EQUIS). 

The business school is currently operational in Vallendar, Rhine-Palatinate at 2 campus locations namely Vallendar Campus and Dusseldorf Campus. Students are given the opportunity to evaluate their mentors at the end of every course as a result of Instructor Evaluation System (DOBES). The school also conducts internal quality monitoring like “Assurance of Learning” which helps in maintaining the standard of education offered at the institution.

WHU Otto Beisheim School of Management also has a well established international network with around 200 schools, 160 companies and an alumni network of more than 4100 students. The school offers admissions to a range of bachelors, masters, and doctoral programs along with an executive MBA program in collaboration with the Kellogg School of Management. The school is one of the most preferred choices of students for pursuing MBA from Germany.

Rankings

  • According to the Financial Times European Business School Rankings has ranked WHU 2nd in Germany and 23rd globally in 2019. 
  • In terms of Universal Business School with Strong Global Influence, it is ranked 3rd by Eduniversal group with 5 Palmes of Excellence in 2019. 
  • WHAT's MBA is ranked in the 3rd position in Germany and 66th globally by the QS World University Rankings in 2020. 

Highlights

Institute TypePrivate
LocationVallendar, Rhine-Palatinate
Establishment Year1984
Campus SettingRural
AccreditationsEQUIS, AACSB, FIBAA
No. of Campuses2
HousingPrivate apartments
Mode of ApplicationOnline
Work-StudyYes
Intake TypeSemester wise
Mode of ProgramFull time/Part-time and online

Campus and Accommodation

  • The WHU Otto Beisheim School of Management has 2 campuses: Vallendar Campus and Dusseldorf Campus.
  • The campus in Vallendar is located in the upper middle Rhine Valley which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and Koblenz marks the meeting of the rivers Rhine and Moselle.
  • There are about 30 student clubs and organizations by and for the students to inculcate intellectual, social and cultural commitment.
  • The campuses have libraries known for its resources in Germany with 30,000 printed books and 35,000 e-books.
  • The airports of Cologne and Frankfurt are in close proximity and can be reached within an hour from the campus. 

Housing Facilities/ Residence

  • The WHU Otto Beisheim School of Management offers students to live in private apartments or residence halls near the campus.
  • Accommodation is available on a first come first basis in locations that are within walking distance from the campus.
  • There is a housing team which helps the students to find accommodation and provides extra support to the international students.
  • The school has 8 housing facilities at different locations with facilities like bed, towels, crockery, kitchen utensils, microwave, dryer, laundry room, living room, internet connection etc.

Courses

  • An array of diverse programs offered by the institute for the pre-experience students are Bachelor in International Business Administration, Master of Science Programs, Master of Management, Master in Finance, etc.
  • Some of the major programs for post-experience students are MBA, Part-time MBA, Executive MBA, etc.
  • There are also some short term programs offered by the school which includes Bachelor European Summer Program and MBA European Summer Program.
  • There are also internal and external Doctoral Programs offered by the University.
  • The School offers exchange programs that let students study a semester in one of the top business schools in Germany and also welcomes 120+ students from over 200 universities.
  • Kellogg WHU Executive MBA is offered in collaboration with the Kellogg School of Management.

WHU Otto Beisheim School of Management Application Process

How to apply?

Interested applicants can apply for admission online by completing the application form and submitting it with all other supporting documents and tests required to study in Germany.

Application Portal: Apply online through the school’s official website

Application Fee20 EUR for applications submitted before February 15; 30 EUR for applications submitted before March 15; 40 EUR for applications submitted before May 15; 100 EUR for Master of Science programs.

NOTE: Application fee is non-refundable.

Application Period: September 15 to May 15

Basic Admission Requirements

  • Official admission transcripts
  • Resume
  • Letter of Motivation
  • Portrait photo
  • School leaving Certificate
  • Proof of Apprenticeship or business internship
  • Online admission test
  • GMAT/ GRE scores (for graduate programs)
  • Proof of English proficiency:

Tests which are accepted as proof of English language proficiency: 

TestMinimum Score for UndergraduatesMinimum Score for Graduates
TOEFLGerman/English Track – 95 Or English Track – 100100
IELTSGerman/English Track – 6.5 Or English Track – 7.07.0
Cambridge ESOLGerman/English Track – Grade C Or English Track – Grade B-
Institutional TOEFL (ITP)587 Punkte (600)-

WHU Otto Beisheim School of Management Cost of Attendance

The Cost of Attendance for students will include the tuition fee and the cost of living. The cost of living varies depending upon the type of housing facility, personal expenses etc. The following are the estimated tuition costs of various courses provided at WHU Otto Beisheim School of Management: 

ProgramTuition Fee
Bachelor ProgramCitizen Of EU/EEA Countries And Switzerland – 6900 EUR
Residents Of Non EU/EEA Countries – 10,950EUR
Master’s In Finance22,800 EUR
Kellogg- WHU Executive MBA Program89,000 EUR
Doctoral Program2500-1500 EUR

The different accommodations options are the cost associated with it are given in the table below:

Accommodation TypeRent (in EUR)
Campus Krautkramer330-335 EUR per month
Hamacher370 EUR per month
Heerstrabe475-590 EUR per month
Hohrerstrabe530 EUR per month
Humboldthohe430-505 EUR per month
Krummgasse520-580 EUR per month
Lohrstrabe560-610 EUR per month
SmartFlats505-540 EUR per month

Scholarships/ Financial aid

  • The University offers various types of financial aid in the form of bank loan schemes, tuition fee waiver and scholarships in Germany for international students.
  • External scholarships in the form of grants or endowment are awarded to 20% of students through well-known foundations like DAAD, Avicenna Studienwerk, Haniel Stiftung and many others, if students meet the eligibility criteria.
  • Some scholarships commonly awarded by the University with eligibility criteria and amount awarded are given below:
Scholarship NameEligibility CriteriaAmount Awarded
Women in Business ScholarshipAwarded to qualified women who demonstrate academic excellence and motivation in business.20% of regular tuition fee
Global IB ScholarshipAwarded to students of IB diploma program from Africa, Asia Pacific, Europe, Middle East and South America20% of semester fee
Excellence and Diversity ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of academic merit to the Non-EU students.Waiver of non-EU tuition fee
Global Community ScholarshipAwarded to EU and Non-EU high performing students and those who are in financial need.20% of semester fee

Alumni Network

  • WHU Alumni Association known as In Paris which is a non-profit organization was founded in 1988 by the first graduating class of the university.
  • About 90% of the graduating students become a part of the association.
  • Notable Alumni include
    • Saygin Yalcin – German Entrepreneur and academic lecturer
    • Thomas Buberl – German businessman and the CEO of Axa
    • Margret Suckale – German manager and lawyer

Placements

According to a report by the graduating class of 2017 there was 106% salary increase after completing the MBA Program from WHU; the reports showed that average pre-MBA salary was 36,220 EUR and in comparison post MBA salary was 74,761 EUR

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 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  100  |  IELTS  7.0  |  GMAT  600
$ 23,8651st YEAR
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 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  100  |  IELTS  7.0  |  GMAT  600

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 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  100  |  IELTS  7.0

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 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  100  |  IELTS  7.0  |  GMAT  600
$ 45,0001st YEAR
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May 31

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 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  100  |  IELTS  7.0  |  GMAT  600

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 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  100  |  IELTS  7.0  |  GMAT  600
$ 23,8651st YEAR
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 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  100  |  IELTS  7.0  |  GMAT  600
$ 17,5381st YEAR
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$ 17,5381st YEAR
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 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  100  |  IELTS  7.0
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WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management Overview

Institution TypePublic
Student Population1549
Average Cost of Attendance$17,538 / Year

Test Scores for International Applicants

ExamsAvg. ScoreMin. ScoreMax. Score% Submitted
Language Proficiency
TOEFL-100120 -
IELTS-79 -

Attendance Cost

$17,538

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$24,310 / Year
Post Graduate Program$17,538 / Year
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