International Student Career Services We provide information, make connections and create strong on-campus presences. The University of St.Gallen and the Career & Corporate Services Team are committed to assisting our international students in understanding the legal and cultural particularities of entering the Swiss job market. In order to support them in all aspects of the university to job-transition, the Career & Corporate Services Team offers a range of specialised Student Career Services. Checklist work permit Foreign students wanting to work in Switzerland need to notify the competent authorities and/or apply for a work permit (depending on their nationality), independently of whether the employment is paid or not. Please see "More on topic".