Survey on succession in the family business — Children of entrepreneurs want their own careers
Survey on succession in the family business
What jeopardizes our intergenerational contract? — See the answer in our ninth animation video in the Little Green Bags series
Little Green Bags Intergenerational contract
GemeinwohlAtlas Switzerland — What contributions do organisations and enterprises make towards the welfare of Swiss society?
GemeinwohlAtlas Schweiz
HSG's regional effects — The value creation amounts to CHF 207m
HSG Focus — The latest issue of our University magazine is devoted to the topic of "Elections"
Digital university magazine HSG Focus on "Wahlen"
Financial Times Ranking — The 2015 annual Financial Times ranking selected the University of St.Gallen’s (HSG) Master in Strategy in International Management (SIM-HSG) as the #1 programme worldwide
A student reads the "Financial Times"
Elections and monetary policy — In the Autumn Semester, the HSG will be offering the general public 40 lecture courses
Picture of the cover from the public lectures in Autumn 2015
Apppointment — Our term of the month
Art interviews — Artists whose works can be seen at the HSG speak about their work and their ideas about art
art at the HSG
Global, practice-oriented, interlinked — Vision and general principles of the University of St.Gallen (HSG)
Main Building of the HSG
Entrepreneurs of tomorrow — The University of St.Gallen (HSG) encourages Start-ups
Entrepreneurs at the University of St.Gallen (HSG)


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HSG awards 486 master degrees

On 3 October 2015, 486 graduates received Master of Arts (M.A. HSG) degrees at the University of St.Gallen. Speaking at the graduation ceremony, President Thomas Bieger noted the increasing productivity pressure that professionals face.

Focus on the election campaign

On 18 October, the Swiss will elect a new parliament. Political scientist Silvano Moeckli will take a look at the election campaign and the election result in a three-part public lecture series, which will start on 8 October.

Coming home or breaking free

Most students from entrepreneurial families do not want to take over the family business. Specifically, children from families that own businesses in Germany, Austria and Switzerland have other career plans, according to a study by HSG’s Center for Family Business and EY. The survey interviewed 31,000 children of entrepreneurs from 34 countries.

Master’s Open Day

On 12 October 2015, a Master’s Degree Course Open Day will take place at the University of St.Gallen. After a general introduction, the Academic Directors of the thirteen Master’s programmes will provide prospective students with information about the programmes.

Events at HSG

10/6/2015 – Kolloquium Theologie/Religion (Anmeldung erforderlich)

12:10 PM - 1:45 PM
Treffpunkt Steinbock, Steinbockstrasse 1, St.Gallen
Karl Barth; Anmeldung:

10/6/2015 – Vorlesung Amerikanische Literatur

6:15 PM - 7:45 PM
HSG 01-104
North American Short Stories of the 1970s; Prof. Dr. A. Robinson

10/6/2015 – Event im Steinbock (Anmeldung erforderlich)

7:15 PM
Treffpunkt Steinbock, Steinbockstrasse 1, St.Gallen
Wildessen; Anmeldung:

10/7/2015 – International Business School Tour

11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
SSE Stockholm | Schweden
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4 hours ago HSGUniStGallen

Today you can already apply for the following Master’s programmes. Make sure that you have all the required documents ready and then do not hesitate! Strategy and International Management (SIM) Banking and Finance (MBF) Management, Organisation und Kultur (MOK) International Affairs and Governance (MIA) Quantitative Economics and Finance (MiQE/F) The application window is open from 1 October to 30 April and is valid for the study start in autumn 2016.

Bereits heute können Sie sich für folgende Master-Programme bewerben. Stellen Sie sicher, dass Sie alle nötigen Dokumente haben und dann kann es los gehen! Strategy and International Management (SIM) Banking and Finance (MBF) Management, Organisation und Kultur (MOK) International Affairs and Governance (MIA Quantitative Economics and Finance (MiQE/F) Das Anmeldefenster für diese Programme ist offen vom 1. Oktober bis 30. April und gilt für den Studieneintritt im Herbst 2016.

1 day ago HSGUniStGallen

Congratulations to our 486 graduates who received their Master's degrees last weekend. Have a look at the pictures of the ceremony:

Herzlichen Glückwunsch unseren 486 Absolventinnen und Absolventen, die letzten Samstag ihren Master-Abschluss erhalten haben! Hier ein paar Eindrücke von der Feier:


8 hours ago HSGStGallen

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1 day ago HSGStGallen

Work longer and make #babies: six steps towards more #intergenerational fairness #generations #insurance #pension

1 day ago HSGStGallen

Länger arbeiten & #Kinder machen: Damit’s auch weiterhin klappt m. d. #Generationenvertrag. #Pension #Versicherungen

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