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WHU: Otto Beisheim School of Management ×

Accreditation: AACSB, EQUIS

Location: Düsseldorf, Germany

Current program rank (FT) 54

Tuition fees € 40,500

Length (months) 12

Program type Full-time MBA

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Program description:

The full-time MBA program starts at the beginning of April and September each year. Before the program start students can attend online preparation courses, in which participants are able to refresh their knowledge of mathematics, statistics and economics. The 12-month program ends with the submission of the final thesis of the following year. The Full-Time MBA program period is split into modules. Participants provide proof of their knowledge during the study program in the form of case solutions, project work, presentations and of written exams. There are two annual intakes: in April and in September.

  • Size of the class: 81

Admission requirements:

  • GMAT
    (Minimum/Average):
    600/638
  • Language Test: TOEFL 100 (minimum), IELTS 7 (minimum)
  • Age
    (Avg):
    29
  • Experience
    (Min/Avg):
    2/6
  • Other: * Bachelors degree; * 1 reference; * 1 essay; * Interview; * GMAT or GRE;

Cost of study and scholarships:

  • Accomodation costs off campus, per year: $ 11,677

Ranking:

  • Current rank: 54 (Financial Times), 63 (The Economist)
  • 3 year average rank: 63 (Financial Times)

Diversity:

  • Male/Female students: 61% / 39%
  • International students: 76%
  • Number of nationalities represented: 22
  • Female faculty: 29%
  • International faculty: 33%
  • Women on board: 21%
  • International board: 13%
  • Financial Times: International mobility rank: 18
  • Financial Times: International course experience rank: 3

Alumni today:
by Financial Times ©

  • Alumni salary today: $ 125,366
  • Salary increase: 89%
  • Post-MBA salary: $ 88,951
  • Value for money rank: 20
  • Alumni recommend rank: 69
  • Career progress rank: 54
  • Career service rank: 32
  • Alumni aims achieved: 89%
  • Employed at three months: 74%

Career progress:

  • Regional rank: 21
  • Open new career opportunities: 72
  • Diversity of recruiters: 68
  • Faculty quality: 34.00
  • Student quality: 76.00
  • Development experience: 62.00
  • Education experience: 52.00
  • Student rating of faculty: 4.32
  • Student rating of alumni effectiveness: 4.10
  • Student rating of culture and classmates: 4.09
  • Accommodation costs (off campus, per year): $ 11,677
  • Type of aid available: 0
  • Criteria on which aid is granted: 0

Faculty:

  • Student assessment of career service: 3.83
  • Potential to network: 53
  • Ratio of faculty to students: 0.40
  • Full-time faculty with PhD: 100%
  • Annual intake: 81
  • Number of applicants per full-time place: 4

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