Full wish lists for Christmas — The Institute of Retail Management examined shopping behaviour in German-speaking Switzerland
HSG study on Christmas presents
Financial Times Ranking — The Financial Times has ranked the HSG as the 6th best European business school
A student reads the "Financial Times"
What makes a brand strong? — Answers to this can be found in the latest issue of our digital University magazine, HSG Focus
HSG Focus 4/2014 "Branding" has appeared
HSG extension — St.Gallen’s Municipal Parliament has approved the sale of the Platztor property to the Canton
Platztor in St.Gallen
How to inspire leaders to grow — See Professor Omid Aschari's talk at the TEDx event 2014 in Zurich
Professor Omid Aschari speaking at the TEDx Event 2014 in Zurich
From design to measuring the world — Our public lecture courses in the autumn semester 2014
Road sign "Imbodenstrasse»
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)
Sustainable management — Teaching Sustainable Business for the world
Sustainable Business education


Studying at the HSG

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Lifelong learning

Profit from the widest range of Masters, Executive and MBA education opportunities in the German-speaking area.

Public services

Come and find out all about us. As part of our activities for external visitors, you can experience our professors and lecturers live.


8,020 students at the HSG

In Autumn Semester 2014, 8,020 students are enrolled at the University of St.Gallen (HSG) (previous year: 7,666). The overall proportion of women is 32.97 per cent (32.44). The students come from 88 nations.

Full wish lists for Christmas

How much money do Swiss people spend on Christmas presents? What products are on the 2014 wish lists? What role does shopping tourism play in the Christmas business? This is what the Institute of Retail Management at the HSG examined.

Marketing expert Dominique von Matt (Jung von Matt/Limmat) on editorial thinking, emotional communication and the necessary learning curves along the way. A video interview. (in German)

Social Media


11 hours ago HSGUniStGallen

21st door of our Advent calendar: On 1 December 2014 the University of St.Gallen Orchestra invited everyone to their traditional Christmas concert. Besides melodies from Mozart, Dvorák und Piazzolla you could also hear Christmassy music. Enjoy their interpretation of the song "Let it Snow": http://bit.ly/1z67OPh

21. Türchen in unserem Adventskalender: Am 1. Dezember 2014 lud das Orchester der Universität St. Gallen zum traditionellen Weihnachtskonzert. Neben Werken von Mozart, Dvorák und Piazzolla waren auch weihnachtliche Melodien zu hören. Hören Sie hier die Interpretation von «Let it Snow»: http://bit.ly/1z67OPh

1 day ago HSGUniStGallen

Are you looking for the perfect film for the holidays? According to Andreas Härter, Associate Professor of German Language and Literature, it is "Nobody’s Fool". A comedy which irresistibly balances earthy humour, cutting irony and a wry charm. Read more in our Advent calendar: http://bit.ly/1zLEjGs

Sie wollen es sich über Weihnachten gemütlich machen? Andreas Härter, Titularprofessor für Deutsche Sprache und Literatur, hat den perfekten Film dazu: Nobody’s Fool. Eine Komödie mit bodennahem Humor, bissiger Ironie und trockenem Charme. Mehr erfahren Sie in unserem Adventskalender: http://bit.ly/13MgBhf


2 days ago HSGStGallen

RT @sonderaufgaben: Story behind Fliege Erika – Artikel im deutschen Unternehmermagazin Impulse http://t.co/RQXfevKZwP @impulse_inside @HSG

2 days ago HSGStGallen

RT @HSGProfessional: #Jahresrückblick 2014: Tauchen Sie ein in prägende Momente der @HSGStGallen der vergangenen zwölf Monate: http://t.co/…

4 days ago HSGStGallen

Our current students #statistics: in autumn semester 2014, 8,020 students from 88 nations are enrolled at the #HSG: http://t.co/xRbisbAaRm

HSG Advent calendar

HSG Christmas calendar

We will open a little door in our Advent calendar every day.