Events - 22.08.2023 - 08:00 

HSG at the Eastern Swiss Education Exhibition (OBA)

Come to this year’s OBA and discover which profession ignites your passion. How about HSG? Prospective apprentices and students can gather information about the University at their booth 3.1.19 in the St.Gallen Olma Halls. HSG will present apprenticeships in five different professions between August 31 and September 3, 2023.
Prospective apprentices and students can gather information about the University and its programmes in the Olma Halls.

The University of St.Gallen offers the following five apprenticeships, which will be detailed at the exhibition booth: 

  • Information and Documentation Specialist 
  • Application Development IT Specialist 
  • Platform Development IT Specialist 
  • Facility Management Specialist 
  • Commercial Clerk

Ready to Apply?

Aligned with this year's motto "Where do I see myself?", visitors can expect numerous highlights: At the apprenticeship booth, potential students, parents and educators are given an overview about what is needed for a successful application and focuses on the details to pay attention to. Furthermore, a professional photographer at the booth will provide free application photos. 

For those still uncertain about which profession to pursue, the career choice analysis from the apprenticeship platform can assist. Once the decision for a profession is made, on-site training for potential job interviews is available. HR personnel from companies in Eastern Switzerland offer support for questions such as: What conversation topics should I prepare for? What should I wear? How do I present myself confidently?

Experience a Multitude of Professions and Further Education Opportunities Up Close 

OBA serves as a marketplace for all those wishing to learn or pursue further education. It brings together young people, training companies, and various educational institutions, thereby making a significant contribution to bolstering the educational landscape in Eastern Switzerland. Overall, around 150 exhibitors will present their training and education programmes. OBA attracts over 20,000 visitors each year. 

Admission is free, now with tickets available at:

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