University of St. Gallen

Executive School of Technology, Management & Law

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  • Program Cost
    $57,800
    $ $ $ $ $
Contact Information
Blumenbergplatz 9
St.Gallen, 9000, Switzerland
Website

Founded in 1898, the University of St.Gallen is a public University in Eastern Switzerland with 5 schools and 43 research institutes and centres. It is one of Europe’s leading business schools, recognised as a place for thought leadership on current economic, business, and societal matters and for the development of talent able to integrate perspectives and act both entrepreneurially and responsibly. The Schools of Management and Finance offer an integrated and holistic education in business administration and finance. Students enjoy an attractive, high quality, international learning environment.

Quick Stats

  • Yield
    47%
  • Selectivity
    50%
  • Average Salary
    $115,000.00
  • Top Industry
    Financial Services

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About University of St. Gallen

Admissions: Can I get in?

Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average 72
  • Median 109
  • Middle 80% 36 to 132
Admissions Selectivity
50% Executive School of Technology, Management & Law 46% Average Across All Schools

Average GMAT Score
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 170
50% 50.0
47% 47.0
Female
25% 25
International
0%
Re-Applicants
5% 5
2% 2
Wait-listed
100% 35
Top Undergrad Majors
  • Accepted
  • Economics
  • Law
  • Engineering
Top 5 Feeder Colleges for Accepted
Importance of Application Elements
  • Interviews Very Important
  • Resume / Work Experience Very Important
  • GMAT Scores Important
  • Application Essay Important
  • Recommendations Important
  • GPA / Undergrad Transcripts Considered
$66,920 Applicant Average Base Salary
Top 5 Feeder Companies
  • Novartis
  • Credit Suisse
  • Deutsche Telekom
  • Holcim
  • Unilever
GMAT Scores
  • All Applicants
  • Accepted
770 to 800
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0%
740 to 769
0%
0%
710 to 739
0%
0%
680 to 709
0%
0%
650 to 679
0%
0%
620 to 649
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590 to 619
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560 to 589
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530 to 559
0%
0%
500 to 529
0%
0%
Under 500
0%
0%
English Language Requirements
English Proficiency Required: Yes
Minimum English Proficiency Score: Yes
Accepted Tests
  • IELTS
  • TOEFL Internet Based Test

Careers: Will I find a job?

Financial Services 24%
Top Industry
  • Manufacturing 20%
  • Pharma/Biotech/Health Care 18%
  • Technology 12%
Novartis 2
Top Employer
  • AMCOR 1
  • Medela 1
  • Rothschild 1
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Job Offers Received and Accepted
  • This School
  • All Schools
By Graduation
0%
64% 63.699022556390986
0%
58% 57.85206896551723
After graduation, but within 3 months
0%
21% 21.110859375
0%
25% 24.93132867132867
More than 3 Months after graduation
0%
5% 5.492558139534883
0%
7% 7.091818181818181
0% Graduates seeking full-time employment
100% Graduates not seeking employment
Top Employers / Number Hired
  • Novartis 2
  • AMCOR 1
  • Medela 1
  • Rothschild 1
  • Partners Group 1
Salaries and Percentages of Job Accepting Graduates
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Consulting
6% 6
Data not provided
Finance/Accounting
30% 30
Data not provided
General Management
12% 12
Data not provided
Human Resources
6% 6
Data not provided
Marketing/Sales
6% 6
Data not provided
Information Technology
12% 12
Data not provided
Operations/Logistics
18% 18
Data not provided
Other
12% 12
Data not provided
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Consumer Products
12% 12
Data not provided
Financial Services
24% 24
Data not provided
Government
0% 0
Data not provided
Manufacturing
20% 20
Data not provided
Media/Entertainment
6% 6
Data not provided
Pharma/Biotech/Health Care
18% 18
Data not provided
Real Estate
0% 0
Data not provided
Technology
12% 12
Data not provided
Other
8% 8
Data not provided
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
European Free Trade Zone
94% 94
Data not provided
Area Grads Accepting Jobs Avg. Salary 10k 50k 100k 150k 190k
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
Salaries for Most Recent Graduates
Average Signing Bonus for Most Recent Graduates
Other Income for Most Recent Graduates
Top Companies with Interns / Hired
  • Unilever SCM 5
  • Roche 2
  • Novartis 2
  • Sulzer 2
  • Swisscom 1
Internship Services
  • Companies that recruit interns on campus 15
  • Companies that posted internships on school message board 50
  • Average intern length in weeks 10
  • Percentage of internships that are paid 80
Annual Job Searching Trips by the School
  • Job fairs in Zurich (SAMBA, Absolventenkongress)
  • HSG Job fair in St.Gallen and Zurich
  • Company visits (4 per year) - part of Industry Insights

Tuition: Can I afford it?

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$148,720
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $57,800
  • Budget $81,800
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
$148,720
Total Opportunity Cost
  • Program Cost $57,800
  • Budget $81,800
0 Full Tuition Scholarships
$15,000 Average Scholarship Amount 65% of Students Receive Aid
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Financial Aid
  • Apply for Aid
  • Receive Aid
Students applying for financial aid
65% 65
65% 65
Scholarships
$ $ $ $ $
$180,000
Total aid distributed for the upcoming year
Basic scholarships awarded
  • A Combination Of Need And Merit
Loans
  • Loan guarantee policy Yes
  • Max loan guarantee per year $35,000
  • Average post-graduation debt $29,000
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Academics: What will I learn?

Students in Core Classes
33 Executive School of Technology, Management & Law 44 Average Across All Schools

Top 3 Teaching Methods
Lectures
35% 35
Case study
25% 25
Team project
20% 20
Top Areas of Study
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • General Management
  • Leadership
  • Strategy
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Concentrations and Specializations
Master Degree Programs
  • Accounting
  • Finance
  • International Management/Business
  • Management
  • Marketing
Joint Degree Programs
Requirements for Graduation
  • Students must have attended a minimum number of classes
  • Students must complete a company-specific project and present results to relevant parties
  • Other
Program Logistics
  • Program length (in months) 12
  • Distance learning Yes
Technology Improvements
  • Improved HSG web presence, relaunch of HSG intranet, Cisco VoIP, Windows 7, Office 2010, technical introduction of a Sharepoint collaboration platform, improvements of the HSG Study Management System, timeline feature for students, introduction of a Management Cockpit, continuing investments in server, storage and new network infrastructure.

Students: Who are my classmates?

18% Married Students 95% International Students
28% Female Students
Ethnicity of Students
Asian American
50% 50
White
50% 50
Multiethnic
0% 0
Student Citizenship
Europe Free Trade Zone
36% 36
Non-Europe Free Trade Zone
17% 17
Asia
15% 15
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Activities
Active Professional Clubs
  • Consulting
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • Manufacturing
  • Marketing
  • Other
Active Networking Clubs
  • Women in MBA

Alumni: How strong is my network?

450 Living MBA Alumni 5 Countries where alumni clubs exist
6 Active alumni clubs
13% Participating in gift donations No Individual alumni gift in excess of $10 Million in the last 12 months