Teaching and further education

Reasons for studying law at the University of St.Gallen

A law degree at the Law School provides an excellent foundation for a successful career.

The degree courses provided by the Law School are of the highest quality and feature a practical and multidisciplinary approach.

The Law School offers three course programmes. As well as offering high-quality, traditional law degrees, we also have designed a globally unique combined degree course in Law and Economics. The MIL is a challenging new Master`s programme in International Law. It combines a thorough legal education focused on International and European Law and Business with interdisciplinary and practice-oriented elements.  

Courses in Law

Courses in Law and Economics

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What our students think about studying law at the HSG!


Law and Economics

International Law (MIL)

The Law School, with its associated institutes and their faculty members and the Executive School of Management, Technology and Law, offer a broad range of executive education opportunities.

Our courses and events include an Executive Master’s Programme in European and International Business Law, a course in negotiation and mediation, annual international conventions, and a multitude of educational conferences on current practical issues.

A selection of the symposia, conventions and conferences run by our faculty members:
  • St.Gallen Law and Economics Conference
  • St.Gallen International Competition Law Forum
  • St.Gallen International Energy Forum
  • Convention on International Law and Politics
  • St.Gallen Construction Law Conference
Special courses for bar examinations

St.Gallen also specializes in holding executive education events in preparation for the bar examinations. The Institute for Legal Studies and Legal Practice (IRP-HSG) is in charge of these events. For more details, please check on the, «Anwaltsausbildung».

Executive education at the Executive Campus (HSG)

Various executive education courses in law are offered at the Executive Campus of the University of St.Gallen. You will find there executive education which is ideally tailored to your situation and requirements.

Please do not hesitate to contact us. We will be happy to provide you with information and help in choosing your degree course.