University of St. Gallen

Executive School of Technology, Management & Law

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  • Enrollment
    90
Contact Information
Blumenbergplatz 9
St. Gallen, 9000, Switzerland
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The University of St.Gallen (also known as ?HSG? from its former name ?Hochschule St.Gallen?) is a public University in Eastern Switzerland. Founded in 1898, it is among the oldest business academies in the world and nowadays a School of Management, Economics, Law, Social Sciences and International Affairs. The practice-oriented approach and integrative view have characterised the education we offer since those early days. Today, we are one of Europe’s leading business schools and are EQUIS and AACSB accredited. We give our students the opportunity to profit from an ideal mix of research and practical experience.

Quick Stats

  • Selectivity
    71%

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About University of St. Gallen

Admissions: Can I get in?

Post-Grad Work Experience
  • Average 84
  • Median 72
  • Middle 80% 48 to 144
Admissions Selectivity
71% Executive School of Technology, Management & Law 72% Average Across All Schools

Average GMAT Score
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Total Applications
  • Applied
  • Accepted
  • Accepted Apps Enrolled
100% 70
71% 71.0
0% 0.0
Female
32% 32
International
84% 84
Wait-listed
100% 10
Importance of Application Elements
  • Interviews Very Important
  • Resume / Work Experience Very Important
  • GMAT Scores Important
  • Application Essay Important
  • Recommendations Important
  • GPA / Undergrad Transcripts Considered
Pre-MBA Careers
Consulting
32% 32
Operations
22% 22
Finance / Accounting
16% 16
Marketing / Sales
14% 14
Other
6% 6
Management
6% 6
General Management
4% 4
Human Resources
0% 0
Other
30% 30
Pharma / Health Care
24% 24
Consulting
18% 18
Financial Services
14% 14
Media / Entertainment
6% 6
Technology
4% 4
Real Estate
4% 4
GMAT Scores
  • All Applicants
  • Accepted
770 to 800
0%
0%
740 to 769
0%
0%
710 to 739
0%
0%
680 to 709
0%
0%
650 to 679
0%
0%
620 to 649
0%
0%
590 to 619
0%
0%
560 to 589
0%
0%
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

Tuition: Can I afford it?

Resident
$ $ $ $ $
Annual Program Cost
Non-Resident
$ $ $ $ $
Annual Program Cost
0 Full Tuition Scholarships
20% of Students Receive Aid
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Academics: What will I learn?

Faculty
  • All Teachers
  • Tenured
Total Number of Teachers
10% 30
3% 10
Students in Core Classes
45 Executive School of Technology, Management & Law 33 Average Across All Schools

Top 3 Teaching Methods
Lectures
35% 35
Case study
25% 25
Team project
20% 20
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Concentrations and Specializations
Top Areas of Study
  • Economics
  • Finance
  • General Management
  • Leadership
  • Strategy
Requirements for Graduation
  • Students must have attended a minimum number of classes
  • MUST PASS EACH COURSE; MUST SUBMIT RESEARCH PROJECT
Program Logistics
  • Credits required for graduation 90
  • Average # of months to complete program 24
  • Six-Year completion rate 100%
  • Max time allowed to complete 36
  • Separate Full-Time MBA Yes
  • Distance learning No
Time Classes Offered
  • Alternate weekends, Occasional week-long sessions
Semester Classes Offered
  • Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer
Technology Improvements
  • Improved HSG web presence, and HSG intranets, full support of mobile devices CISCO VOIP including Jabber Windows 7, Office 2010, now for 64-bit PCs Continuing improvements of the HSG Study Management System, new tool for managing studentships Technical introduction of a Sharepoint Collaboration plattform Technical introduction of a document management system based on SharePoint Introduction of the "HSG Talents Online" platform (Career Service Center, Alumni) Timeline feature for Students Relaunch of "Examination fact sheets online" Improved Management Cockpit Partial 10 GB Network New IT incident management tool New tool

Students: Who are my classmates?

No Part-time students have a campus area
Ethnicity of Students
White
100% 100
Multiethnic
0% 0
Hispanic
0% 0
Activities
Professional Clubs
  • Consulting
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • Manufacturing
Networking Clubs
  • Women in MBA

Alumni: How strong is my network?

3,400 Living MBA Alumni 5 Countries where alumni clubs exist
33 Active alumni clubs
No Individual alumni gift in excess of $10 Million in the last 12 months