WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management: Statistics

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Rank Ranking
#2023 of 14,134 In the World
#652 of 2,788 In Europe
#87 of 369 In Germany
#5 of 18 In Rhineland-Palatinate
#1 of 2 In Vallendar
#165 of 1,102 For Tax Law
Top50% For 15 other topics

Quick Review

Enrollment
1,669
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Private
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
www.whu.edu
Languages
German;English
Acceptance rate
25%*

* The WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management is among the institutions that don't provide data on acceptance rates. This might happen because a university has programs where an applicant only needs to meet admission requirements to enroll and doesn't necessarily competes with others.

We estimate the above acceptance rate based on admission statistics of closely-ranked nearby universities with similar research profiles that do publish such data.

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Admissions RequirementsYes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Academic CalendarSemesters
Enrollment1,669
Full time employee250
Student:staff ratio7:1

Publications & Citations

Publications
1,964
Citations
47,493

WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management majors

by publication & citation count

Business
1,074 / 38,958
Economics
573 / 9,531
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
372 / 10,983
Investment Banking and Stock trading
267 / 5,311
Finance
225 / 2,752
Computer Science
196 / 9,701
Mathematics
193 / 3,197
Marketing
192 / 13,148
Psychology
150 / 7,504
Management Information Systems
124 / 8,271
Engineering
118 / 4,833
Political Science
118 / 1,275
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics
117 / 1,158
Accounting
111 / 2,244
International Business
94 / 2,511
Social Psychology
89 / 3,885
Project Management
83 / 4,008
Tax Law
78 / 679
Communications and Public Relations
76 / 3,359
Sociology
75 / 4,927
Supply Chain Management
74 / 4,719
Management
65 / 6,610
Actuarial Science
61 / 1,091
Risk Management
53 / 3,708
Entrepreneurship
51 / 5,232
Product and Industrial Design
46 / 3,548
Human Resource Management
43 / 2,822
Demography
42 / 1,469
Medicine
30 / 115
Advertising
28 / 498
Organizational / Business / IO Psychology
27 / 2,231
Law Enforcement
27 / 310
Negotiation and Conflict Resolution
26 / 491
Operations Research
19 / 518
International Economics
17 / 171
Art & Design
16 / 23
Environmental Science
16 / 260
Intellectual Property and Patent Law
15 / 876
Cognitive Science
15 / 330
International Trade
14 / 207

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1999 2 4
2000 10 1
2001 6 5
2002 8 12
2003 22 18
2004 10 44
2005 19 70
2006 49 129
2007 47 183
2008 79 394
2009 96 787
2010 95 1191
2011 117 1828
2012 190 2702
2013 173 3245
2014 157 4387
2015 162 4715
2016 136 4733
2017 148 5244
2018 161 5510
2019 173 6826
2020 221 7774
2021 233 10184

Tuition

UndergraduateGraduate
Local students $16,250$16,250
International students $20,000$16,250

The WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

Programs Associate's degree Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities
Business | Politics | Social Sciences +++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine
Engineering | IT
Maths | Natural Sciences
Bachelor's Degree International Business, Management
Master Business Administration, Finance, Management
PhD Economics

Notable alumni

  1. Roman Kirsch

    Roman Kirsch
    Born in
    Kazakhstan Flag Kazakhstan
    Years
    1988-.. (age 34)
    Occupations
    businessperson
    Biography

    Roman Kirsch is a German serial entrepreneur and investor in the tech- and consumer-internet-space.

  2. Andreas Nick

    Andreas Nick
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1967-.. (age 55)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Andreas Nick is a German politician of the Christian Democratic Union (CDU) who served as a member of the Bundestag from the state of Rhineland-Palatinate from 2013 until 2021.

  3. Peter Gentsch

    Peter Gentsch
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    20th Century
    Enrolled in the WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management
    Graduated with Doctor
    Occupations
    business consultantserial entrepreneurprofessorlecturerauthor
    Biography

    Peter Gentsch is a German management consultant and serial entrepreneur specialising in digital management and data science.

General info

Alternative names WHU
Founded 1984
Accreditation EQUIS, AACSB, FIBAA
Motto Excellence in Management Education
Colors blue
Affiliations and memberships Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG)
Hochschulrektorenkonferenz (HRK)
United Nations Principles for Responsible Management Education (UNPRME)
Premier EMBA Alliance
MBA Alliance Germany
International Master in Management Association (IMMA)

Location and Contacts

Address Burgplatz 2
Vallendar, Rhineland-Palatinate, 56179
Germany
City population 9,000
Phone +49 (261) 6509 0
Fax +49 (261) 6509 509

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