Factsheet Major International Affairs

We have compiled important information on the Bachelor's degree programme «International Affairs» in our factsheet.

Major International Affairs
Degree Bachelor of Arts HSG (B.A. HSG)
Start of studies Mandatory Fresher's Week in calendar week 37 (for Assessment Year)
Start Autumn Semester in calendar week 38
Standard study period 3 years (including Assessment Year), full-time
Number of credits 180 ECTS credits (including Assessment Year)
Programme languages German and English
Programme taught since 2002
Accreditations EQUIS, AACSB, AMBA
Enrolment window 1 February to 30 April
Tuition fees Swiss nationals: CHF 1,229/semester
Foreign nationals: CHF 3,129/semester
Scholarship/loans Please refer to the following link.
Admission criteria Please refer to the following Link
HSG Admission test Takes place in CW 7 and CW 28
further information
New students in Autumn semester 2022 95
Gender ratio 50% female students
International students ratio 18%
Additional qualifications Business Education
Certificate in Data Science Fundamentals
Programme website
Contact Dr. Daniela Engelmann
Executive Programme Manager
+41 71 224 29 26


Klaus Dingwerth

Prof. Dr.

Academic programme director

Büro 52-5036
Müller-Friedberg-Strasse 6/8
9000 St. Gallen

Daniela Engelmann


Executive programme director

International Affairs / SEPS
Büro 52-5062
Müller-Friedberg-Strasse 6/8
9000 St. Gallen