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The WHU – Otto Beisheim School of Management, a private university located in Vallendar near Koblenz, was the first school in Germany to offer a major in business administration emphasizing the strategic leadership of corporations. The school sees its main mission in the education of general managers and entrepreneurs who can master a variety of jobs. WHU is truly international. Over the past twenty years, WHU has established a worldwide, unique cooperative network with more than 140 universities from all continents. It was the first German university to receive EQUIS accreditation (1998).

The Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University is widely recognized as one of the finest graduate business schools in the United States. Founded in Chicago in 1908, Kellogg pioneered the theory that business management principles can be applied to any type of organization. Kellogg is committed to maintaining its high standards of academic excellence. Kellogg is one of the first graduate business schools to develop comprehensive educational programs for mid-career and senior executives.

The Kellogg-WHU Executive MBA Program is consistently ranked one of Europe's top EMBA programs. The degree is jointly offered by WHU-Otto Beisheim School of Management, Vallendar and Kellogg School of Management, USA. This prestigious degree program integrates all managerial disciplines, focusing on a synthesis of American and European management styles.

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  • English (US)
  • German

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Kellogg-WHU Executive MBA Programme

The Kellogg-WHU Executive MBA Program is designed for managers who strive to become more effective and responsible leaders in today's high-pressure competitive environmen ... [+]

The Kellogg-WHU Global Executive MBA program is a well-established and prestigious program that has maintained its dominant position within the top 20 EMBA programs worldwide and top 10 EMBA programs in Europe in the Financial Times rankings. The Program benefits from both US and European management know-how through its partnership between the Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University in the USA and WHU Otto Beisheim School of Management in Germany. The goal of the program is to provide future senior managers with the tools necessary to successfully lead organizations in a complex business environment. The program puts a strong emphasis on team leadership, personal development, and internationality through group work, coaching, and global modules. Graduates earn a joint MBA degree from the Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University and WHU Otto Beisheim School of Management, and benefit from a strong global alumni network even long after graduation. The structure of the Kellogg-WHU Global Executive MBA Program allows executives to continue working while actively participating in the program. Students have the opportunity to apply their newly acquired skills immediately in the workplace. The program consists of 30 courses covering a broad range of topics related to general management. The Kellogg-WHU Program is modularly based, with classes taking place on our beautiful and peaceful campus in Vallendar, Germany every two months with back-to-back weekends (Thurs-Sun) over a 2-year period. Our global opportunities consist of a required two-week module on the Kellogg campus (Evanston/Chicago) and a minimum of one-week global elective at one... [-]

Germany Vallendar Düsseldorf Baden-Baden
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