The HSG in figures 8,553 students, 2,962 employees, total budget 231.6 million francs, 200 partner universities. Find out about the HSG in figures The University of St.Gallen (HSG) was founded as a business academy in 1898 and is nowadays a School of Management, Economics, Law, Social Sciences and International Affairs. Figures 8,553 students are studying at the University St.Gallen, 35 per cent are women. The 188 alumni clubs include 26,153 Alumni members. 2,962 employees work for the HSG. 14,278 francs per student receives the university from the contribution of the public sector. Other exciting facts are splited in following areas: Teaching in a complex reality Research for society Identity through community culture Internationalisation and regional roots Financial Power History Over 100 years of University of St.Gallen history: from business academy to renowned university with international connections. Chapters in a success story.