Teaching and Learning

8,337 students were studying at the University of St.Gallen, 34.32 per cent are women The 174 Alumni Clubs counts 24,764 Alumni members. Find out about the HSG in figures about «Teaching and Learning».

Student statistics

  • Increase from 7,325 students in 2012 to 8,337 in Autumn Semester 2016.
  • 42 per cent of students at the Master’s Level have their first degree from another university.
  • Every 3rd economics student in Switzerland is enrolled at the HSG.
  • The proportion of foreign students has been limited to a Maximum of 25 per cent.

Students by Ethnicity

Percentage of women

  • The proportion of women at the HSG continues to grow.
  • In Autumn Semester 2016, 34.32 per cent women were studying.

Bachelor of Arts degrees according to majors

Master of Arts degrees according to programmes

Doctor's degrees according to majors

Alumni members

  • 24,764 members worldwide.
  • 174 Alumni-Clubs on 5 continents.

Number of participants further education (Executive School)

  • Every year over 6,000 students benefit from our versatile and professional executive education programmes.