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.
|Accreditations||EQUIS, AACSB, FIBAA|
|No. of Campuses||2|
|Mode of Application||Online|
|Intake Type||Semester wise|
|Mode of Program||Full time/Part-time and online|
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 Fee – 20 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
Tests which are accepted as proof of English language proficiency:
|Test||Minimum Score for Undergraduates||Minimum Score for Graduates|
|TOEFL||German/English Track – 95 Or English Track – 100||100|
|IELTS||German/English Track – 6.5 Or English Track – 7.0||7.0|
|Cambridge ESOL||German/English Track – Grade C Or English Track – Grade B||-|
|Institutional TOEFL (ITP)||587 Punkte (600)||-|
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:
|Bachelor Program||Citizen Of EU/EEA Countries And Switzerland – 6900 EUR|
|Residents Of Non EU/EEA Countries – 10,950EUR|
|Master’s In Finance||22,800 EUR|
|Kellogg- WHU Executive MBA Program||89,000 EUR|
|Doctoral Program||2500-1500 EUR|
The different accommodations options are the cost associated with it are given in the table below:
|Accommodation Type||Rent (in EUR)|
|Campus Krautkramer||330-335 EUR per month|
|Hamacher||370 EUR per month|
|Heerstrabe||475-590 EUR per month|
|Hohrerstrabe||530 EUR per month|
|Humboldthohe||430-505 EUR per month|
|Krummgasse||520-580 EUR per month|
|Lohrstrabe||560-610 EUR per month|
|SmartFlats||505-540 EUR per month|
|Scholarship Name||Eligibility Criteria||Amount Awarded|
|Women in Business Scholarship||Awarded to qualified women who demonstrate academic excellence and motivation in business.||20% of regular tuition fee|
|Global IB Scholarship||Awarded to students of IB diploma program from Africa, Asia Pacific, Europe, Middle East and South America||20% of semester fee|
|Excellence and Diversity Scholarship||Awarded on the basis of academic merit to the Non-EU students.||Waiver of non-EU tuition fee|
|Global Community Scholarship||Awarded to EU and Non-EU high performing students and those who are in financial need.||20% of semester fee|
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.
|Average Cost of Attendance||$17,538 / Year|
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
|Undergraduate Programs||$24,310 / Year|
|Post Graduate Program||$17,538 / Year|
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