WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management is an international mainly privately financed business school with approximately 1,500 students, and is located in Vallendar and Düsseldorf. WHU is committed to "Excellence in Management Education" concerning academic programs, research, and corporate connections. The range of courses includes a bachelor's program in international business administration, three master's programs in management, finance and entrepreneurship, an MBA Program (offered full-time and part-time) as well as the Kellogg-WHU Executive MBA program. In addition, WHU's Executive Education offers customized programs in management that are tailored to the needs of a particular enterprise as well as open-enrollment programs. WHU also has the authority to award PhDs and professorships. WHU's international network includes 200 partner universities with which there are exchanges of lecturers and students, and cooperations in research worldwide. Besides being accredited for its excellent quality management system by the German Accreditation Council, WHU is regularly accredited by AACSB and EQUIS which guarantee an excellent standard as well as a high degree of internationalization.