WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management is a leading German business school with an exceptional national and international reputation. WHU offers academic programs and continuing education for executives throughout their career. Founded in 1984 on the initiative of the Koblenz Chamber of Commerce and Industry, WHU has become a model for future-oriented research and teaching in business economics. WHU means 'Excellence in Management Education' and pursues this goal in its three core areas of activity: academic programs, research, and knowledge transfer in general management. WHU's graduates, research and profitable collaboration with business partners demonstrate the School's success in achieving its mission.
Our students embody the term 'WHU Spirit'. Their intellectual, cultural, and social commitment can be seen in about 30 students clubs that impact Vallendar and Düsseldorf, Germany and the world. WHU pays particular attention to the core brand values; excellence, community, cosmopolitanism, and entrepreneurship. Our positioning "We foster Courage and Commitment" underpins these core values.