Why study law at the HSG? Completing a law degree allows a wide variety of career prospects. The solid support provided by the faculty and the broad curriculum of legal studies in St.Gallen enable Law School students to develop their legal skills and learn the legal knowledge needed to practise law. Education in law at the Law School allows students to take advantage of the particular strengths of the HSG: practically oriented education rooted in today’s business world with a strong international orientation. 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. A course of study in law at the University of St.Gallen taps into a wealth of career potential in business, government, society and academia.