About University of St. Gallen

HSG has been part of St.Gallen for more than one hundred years, originally as a “business academy” and today as a university. We give our students the opportunity to profit from an ideal mix of research and practical experience.

In order to facilitate top achievements in teaching and research, all aspects must be right. Each and every person who is part of the university is dedicated to quality. The following pages provide information about the people behind the organisation of the University of St.Gallen and the services we provide.

Master's Programmes

With a Master’s in Business Administration (MBA) or an Executive Master’s in Business Administration (EMBA) at the University of St.Gallen (HSG), you are opting for an internationally recognised postgraduate degree. Our modular, highly flexible MBA and EMBA programmes are an excellent choice for your postgraduate studies, which will allow you to build on your pre-existing knowledge with our first-rate lecturers and high-profile peer network.


At the Bachelor’s Level you receive a generalist education. You acquire a broad spectrum of knowledge, preparing you for diverse and demanding work.

Studies begin with the Assessment Year. The objective is to introduce students to our academic subjects as well as requirements and goals in order to help you to find out whether our requirements and areas of focus fit well with your own interests. 

Exchange Programmes

The University of St.Gallen offers an extensive portfolio of exchange programme opportunities with partner networks, including more than 200 universities worldwide.

  • Incoming programmes

  • Incoming details guest stay

  • Outgoing programmes

Admission at the University of St. Gallen

  • Admission to a Bachelor's programme

  • Admission to a Master's programme

  • Admission to a Ph.D. programme

  • Admission to additional qualification programmes

  • Fees

  • Regulations and policies

University of St. Gallen - IELTS Registration Centre

The University of St. Gallen has partnered with Cambridge English Languages to be able to offer students the possibility to register for an IELTS test for either IELTS Academic or General Training. You can register for an IELTS test in St. Gallen or choose another region within Switzerland.


Vadianstrasse 7

9000 St. Gallen 


T: 071 278 06 12

F: 071 278 00 44



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