Reasons for studying law at the University of St.Gallen A law degree at the Law School provides an excellent foundation for a successful career. Students are offered ideal conditions for developing their talents and interests and for learning the skills required for legal practice. This is due in particular to the excellent support provided by a renowned faculty and a broadly structured curriculum.The strong international orientation and opportunities for study abroad are features that make studying at the University of St.Gallen (HSG) an exceptional experience. Practice-oriented legal education The University of St.Gallen offers a broad, comprehensive and practice-oriented legal education with an excellent foundation in Economics and firm roots in many aspects of Humanities and Social Sciences. Ideal teaching conditions A feature of the HSG is its ideal teaching conditions and personal encouragement by highly motivated teaching staff from the academic and professional worlds. Diverse perspectives Studying law at the Law School opens up a wide range of perspectives and offers ideal opportunities for Master’s graduates to enter the legal profession as well as careers in economics and social sciences in Switzerland and abroad. International outlook Our students benefit from a strong international network and a highly flexible approach to studying abroad without having to extend the time needed for degree completion. Lifelong network Experience a unique collegial study environment as well as lifelong friendships and networks within the entire University. With the HSG Alumni network you can be sure of a wide network of contacts all your life. High quality The HSG provides an excellent quality of education as reflected in its top placements in national and international university rankings. Come to us motivated and interested, and you will leave us with an excellent education and a superb grounding in business, academia and society.