Why Study With Us: Executive Masters Degree Abroad

BECOME SOUGHT-AFTER IN LEGAL AND BUSINESS PROFESSIONS

The program provides candidates with a solid generalist knowledge in European and international business law, a necessity in the global economy. Our graduates who study in Switzerland and various locations around the world with us, are much sought-after in the legal, business, consulting, administrative and political professions.

BE A DECISION-MAKER

Acquire new skills that will let you make the right decision at the right time. These skills are essential for lawyers, but also for executives involved in decision making. You will learn new ways of boosting your know-how, and we will help you apply your newly acquired skills right away - a benefit for both your career and your performance in the program.

WORK WHILE YOU STUDY

The Executive M.B.L.-HSG is structured in nine modules within 18 months. You will continue working while attending the program and will be able to combine job, studies and family.

Remain FLEXIBLE

In order to be as flexible as possible, the Executive M.B.L.-HSG offers the possibility of completing all modules within 18 or 12 months, to do a certificate (CAS) or to do individual modules.

FOR LAWYERS AND NON-LAWYERS

The Executive M.B.L.-HSG is equally aimed at lawyers and non-lawyers – generally 50% of our candidates have legal and the other 50% non-legal backgrounds. This reflects the daily cooperation found in real working life, where lawyers and non-lawyers are required to work closely together.

PRESENCE ON THREE CONTINENTS

The Executive M.B.L.-HSG is a ‹Flying Classroom› with a presence on three continents (Europe, United States, Asia), allowing candidates to study abroad on an international level. Our ‹Global Faculty› brings together leading experts from around the world for the best international master’s program. They teach in nine different locations: St. Gallen (University of St. Gallen HSG), Frankfurt a.M., Zurich, Luxembourg, Brussels, New York (New York University NYU), Tokyo (Waseda University), Shanghai (Fudan University) and Austin (University of Texas).

DEVELOP CROSS-CULTURAL COMPETENCE

You will build up intercultural competence and international negotiation skills while earning your Executive master degree abroad. Through a continuous dialogue with participants from all over the world, you will learn to understand people with different cultural backgrounds, develop empathy and acquire new social skills.

EXPAND YOUR NETWORKS

You will expand your professional and personal network through the lively exchange of information with our faculty and other candidates with diverse academic and professional backgrounds during your master abroad. After graduation you will have access to the international Executive M.B.L.-HSG Alumni Club which includes alumni from more than 20 classes and to the HSG Alumni Association, whose more than 25000 members make it one of the most influential networks in business worldwide.

More than 20 YEARS of EXPERIENCE

For more than two decades, the Executive M.B.L.-HSG has been an outstanding feature of the executive education program at the University of St. Gallen and the executive legal education landscape in Europe.

PERSONAL SUPPORT

The Executive M.B.L. team will give you personal support on all matters from day one and throughout the program.

PROVEN QUALITY OF THE UNIVERSITY OF ST.GALLEN

The University of St.Gallen is accredited by the European Quality Improvement System (EQUIS) and the American Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB). Holders of the ‹Executive Master of European and International Business Law E.M.B.L.-HSG› benefit from the reputation of the University of St. Gallen. The Executive M.B.L.-HSG has been mentioned as one of the most innovative law programs worldwide by the Financial Times.