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University of St.Gallen (HSG)


The University of St.Gallen (HSG), Switzerland, was founded as a "Business Academy" in 1898 - in the heyday of the St.Gallen embroidery industry - and offered its first lectures in 1899. The HSG continues to pursue the goal of providing its more than 8,500 students with a practice-oriented education, guided by an integrative view of management, economics, law, social sciences and international affairs. With success: we have constantly been ranked among the top business schools in Europe. In the Financial Times Global Masters in Management Ranking 2017 we are placed 1st with the Master in Strategy and International Management. The Master in Banking and Finance is ranked 10th in the Financial Times Masters in Finance Ranking. Accreditations by the EQUIS and AACSB International underline our commitment to a holisitic curriculum that meets the highest academic standards.

Education at the University of St.Gallen (HSG) provides you with an optimal preparation for the future. The HSG is more than just an educational institution; it is a place of inspiration that stimulates you to think. You will acquire up-to-date knowledge that is of great practical relevance, and gain valuable insights. This will enable you to make an important contribution to social and economic progress and to your own personal development. "From insight to impact" is not just our message; it is a promise against which we can be measured.

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Departments of University of St.Gallen (HSG)

Law School

School of Economics and Political Science

School of Finance

School of Humanities and Social Sciences

School of Management

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