A Portrait of the University of St.Gallen

As one of the leading European Business Schools, the University of St.Gallen offers degree programs and further development courses on the highest international standard.  A practical study approach and an integrative view on business have characterized the education at the University of St.Gallen since the start and supports its unique academic concept.  


The largest management faculty

The University of St.Gallen has the largest management faculty in Switzerland and Germany. Lecturers in the Executive MBA programs are recruited for the most part out of the 90 professors teaching at the University of St.Gallen itself. Our Executive MBA programs offer you the highest academic level with a strong focus on pratically relevant learning.


First hand knowledge

Our professors have an international reputation for their close ties to the business community and their practical approach to research and teaching. They consult corporates, managers and governments, sit on the supervisory board of companies and are founders of successful corporations. As a result, they will teach you findings of their own practical experience and their reserach and they can guarantee you the highest practical relevance possible during your Executive MBA studies.


Class atmosphere

Our professors don't just teach. They share knowledge, encourage exchange of information, discuss ideas and foster constructive debates. This is what they also expect from their EMBA students in the classroom during many of the interactive team sessions. In this way, an atmosphere of commitment, creativity, and reflexion can be created which helps bring out the best solutions and most innovative ideas.


Blended Learning

Our professors use a balanced mix of study methods. During their lectures and discussions they make use of case studies, group work, simulations and online study tools in order to best impart their knowledge and to appropriately address all target audiences in class.