Campus - 23.05.2013 - 00:00 

1, 2, 3… The HSG in figures

The new issue of the brochure “The HSG: a portrait – facts and figures” has appeared. The figures reveal at a glance what the University of St.Gallen is and what its characteristics are.
Source: HSG Newsroom


31. May 2013. Did you know that…

  • almost a third of our students are women?
  • half of our students are involved in one of the approximately 100 student associations and initiatives?
  • about 80 per cent of undergraduates and students at the Master’s Level work during their studies?
  • one in five students spends at least one semester abroad?
  • the HSG has a quota for foreigners and that this is 25 per cent?
  • more than 21,000 alumni are members of one of the 140 Alumni Clubs?
  • the HSG attained its objectives of being placed among the top ten in the European Business Schools Ranking of the Financial Times for the first time in 2012? 
  • the research platform Alexandria provides free access to over 30,000 publications with research results?
  • dozens of external events take place on the campus every year?
  • the HSG contributes to the value creation in the Appenzell AR – St.Gallen – Lake Constance region to the tune of CHF 201m?
  • one in five overnight stays in the city and the region is generated by the University?
  • the University is referred to in the media 28 times a day?
  • the 41 institutes, research centers and centers are organised largely along autonomous and entrepreneurial lines?
  • 42 works of art can be found on the campus, among them Giacometti, Richter and Miró?

Further facts and figures can be found in our brochure "The HSG: a portrait – facts and figures".