THEMIS - The International Legal Network of Excellence offers Master students studying (business) law the opportunity, to spend the Autumn semester abroad at on of the THEMIS universities.

All necessary information regarding your application and your admission for your guest stay at HSG is available in the following sections.


As a Master student at one of our THEMIS partner universities, your application for a guest stay at HSG needs to be processed by the International Office of your home university.

THEMIS Partner Universities

City University Hong Kong 
(Hong Kong, Hong Kong)
ESADE Law School
Freie Universität Berlin
Maastricht University
(Maastricht, The Netherlands)
Universidad Nova de Lisboa
Università Bocconi
Universität St.Gallen
(St.Gallen, Switzerland) 
Université Paris-Est Créteil Val de Marne 
Singapore Management University
Victoria University Wellington
(Wellington,New Zealand)
WU Wirtschaftsuniversität
National University of Taiwan 
(Taipei, Taiwan)

Once your application has been checked by your International Office, the preliminary registration is handled by your home university with an electronic nomination process.


 Nomination deadline for home university

Autumn semester 15 April                                                           

After you have been nominated by your home university, you will receive a password and the information about the online application.


Enrolment deadline for guest students

 Autumn semester 15 May                                                           


Application Procedure

The online application takes place in Mobility-Online. Once you login to your account, you will have a list of different tasks to complete. Of the various tasks, uploading personal documents of you is required. These documents are:

  • Application confirmation (signed)
  • Photocopy of valid passport or national identity card that you will use to enter Switzerland
  • Photo* for Student Identification card (student ID)

*Please upload a passport style photo. The photo is for identification purposes so please do not upload social media photos.

Once you have completed the tasks, they will automatically be checked off. After you have completed the tasks and the Student Mobility Office has checked your application, your Acceptance Letter will be transmitted. 

After applying successfully for a guest stay at HSG, you can further prepare yourself by using the tabs "Study at the University of St.Gallen" and "Living in St.Gallen".



Sabine Greiser

Executive Director

Magdalena Piller

Programme & Agreements Manager Swiss Mobility & THEMIS

Student Mobility Services
Tellstrasse 2
9000 St Gallen

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