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Germany: WHU-Otto Beisheim School of Management

WHU-Otto Beisheim School of Management is a small, highly prestigious private university located in Vallendar, Germany. Recognized as one of the top business schools in Germany for its academic excellence and international focus, WHU offers a high caliber education and access to professional development opportunities. The university has an impressive alumni base and corporate partners, who bring together academia and industry in innovative ways.

The town of Vallendar, where the majority of students live in walking distance to campus, is a small, friendly community of 16,000 people. It is located about a 10-minute bus ride away from Koblenz, a larger city of just over 100,000 inhabitants. Koblenz is an historic city with good options for shopping, restaurants and bars and other attractions.

Vallendar and Koblenz are located in the beautiful Rhine Valley, a UNESCO World Heritage site. The region is known for its vineyards and tiny medieval castles that dot the hillsides.


  • GPA Requirement: 3.00
  • Language Prerequisite: None
  • Class during program (min): Junior
  • Language of Instruction: English /German*

*All courses are taught in English. Students may opt to take a language course in German, and are encouraged to do so.

Application Dates

Fall 2020:
Applications open: Nov. 1, 2019
Application deadline: Feb. 20, 2020
Notifications begin: Mar. 6, 2020

Spring 2021 Round 1:
Round 1 applications open: Mar. 1, 2020
Round 1 application deadline: Apr. 9, 2020
Round 1 notifications begin: Jun. 2020

Spring 2021 Round 2:
Round 2 applications open: Mar. 1, 2020
Round 2 application deadline: Sep. 2020
Round 2 notifications begin: Sep. 2020


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