Universität St.Gallen

Universität St.Gallen Ranking

country rank: 9
world rank: 852

University Overview

Universität St.Gallen (University of St. Gallen) was founded in 1898 and is a non-profit public higher-education institution situated in the rural setting of St. Gallen (population range of 50,000-249,999 people). Universität St.Gallen (HSG) is a small (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 5,000-5,999 students) coeducational Swiss higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Staatssekretariat für Bildung, Forschung und Innovation, Schweiz (State Secretariat for Education, Research and Innovation, Switzerland). In a variety of fields of study, Universität St.Gallen (HSG) provides courses and programs leading to legally recognized higher education degrees like as bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 122-year-old Swiss university has a stringent admission process based on entrance exams. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. HSG also offers a library, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services to students.

Universität St.Gallen Ranking

University Identity

Name Universität St.Gallen
Acronym HSG
Founded 1898
Colours Green, white and black

University Location

Address Dufourstrasse 50 St. Gallen 9000 St Gallen Switzerland
Tel +41 (71) 224 2111
Fax +41 (71) 224 2816

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro) 1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro) 1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Dufourstrasse 50 St. Gallen 9000 (71) 224 39 30

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 5,000-5,999
Academic Staff 1,000-1,499
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Rural
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Memberships and Affiliations

European University Association (EUA) Swiss University Conference (SUC) Global Alliance in Management Education (CEMS) Partnership in International Management (PIM) Association of Professional Schools of International Affairs (APSIA)

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