Independent Electives You can choose your own elective subjects from all the courses taught in all core studies at the Bachelor’s Level of the University of St.Gallen and its partner universities. This will enable you to set your individual priorities. You will be able to attend free electives amounting to 14 ECTS according to your individual requirements. These courses may come from the entire range of core courses of the Bachelor’s programmes of the University of St.Gallen. However, you will also be free to choose additional core electives in Economics, thus extending your knowledge of Economics.