• Diversity & Collaboration

    Benefit from diversity across industries, cultures, educational backgrounds through peers and improve your collaborative management skills through teamwork.

  • Innovation

    Gain new perspectives and develop new ideas through renowned professors and world-class peers bringing their diverse experiences into the classroom.

  • Responsible Leadership

    Complete the Program as a responsible leader with the skills and attitude to make a difference within your team, at your workplace or in the world.

  • Global Reach

    Become part of the Kellogg Executive MBA Global Network and reach out to more than 60,000 students and alumni worldwide, including renowned business leaders.

  • Personal Development

    Delve into yourself with our integrated personal development program, and become deeply aware of your personal characteristics to be a better team leader.

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Kellogg-WHU in the Rankings

  • # 1 EMBA in Germany (FT)
  • Among top 10 EMBA Programs in Europe (FT)
  • Among top 20 EMBA Programs Worldwide (FT)

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The Kellogg-WHU Executive MBA Program

Your Global Learning Hub.

The Kellogg-WHU Global EMBA Program synthesizes American and European management know-how. As part of the Kellogg Global Executive MBA Network, students have the opportunity to gain new perspectives from each major region of the world through intensive participation in global electives held at WHU (Germany), the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University (USA; Chicago & Miami campuses), and prestigious international partner schools including Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (Hong Kong), Guanghua School of Management at Peking University (China), Tel Aviv University (Israel) and York University (Canada).

Our Offer

  • 2-Year General Management MBA program taught by world renowned faculty
  • Joint MBA Degree:
    conferred by both WHU-Otto Beisheim School of Management and the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University
  • Work-friendly Program Structure:
    Approx. 53 days out of office over 2 years
    Live-In Weekends in Germany
    Live-In Weeks at our partner institutions worldwide
  • First joint EMBA Program in Europe (1997)
  • Triple Accreditation:


Your Gain

  • Diversity across cultures, industries, educational backgrounds
  • Collaboration through teamwork
  • Responsible Leadership through personal development
  • Integrated Curriculum through all Kellogg Global EMBA partner institutions ensuring academic excellence worldwide
  • Global Reach & Exposure through the extensive Kellogg Executive MBA Global Network
  • Post-EMBA Benefits through the Kellogg-WHU Life-Long Learning Advantage and Kellogg-WHU Alumni Network


    Class of 2016: Welcome to the Kellogg-WHU family!

    On Saturday, September 13th, the Kellogg-WHU team welcomed the new EMBA class of 2016 and officially kicked off the first week-long module of a [...]

    "Kellogg-WHU Executive MBA Program - The way to go!"

    Your contact

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    Beate Allar

    Admissions Manager

    Phone: +49-(0)261-6509-186
    Fax: +49-(0)261-6509-189

    Oct 25

    Sat October 25, 2014

    QS MBA Fair in Frankfurt
    (incl. Connect 121)
    Nov 15

    Sat November 15, 2014

    Sit in a lecture