Certificate (CAS)

The Certificate of Advanced Studies (CAS) in European and International Business Law consists of 3 attendance modules and a written thesis.

The CAS in European and International Business Law provides candidates with strong generalist knowledge and skills in European and international business law. These are an important asset not only for lawyers but for executives in general - therefore the CAS is open for lawyers and non-lawyers. You will continue working and will attend three attendance modules around the globe.

Why study with us?

  • Strong generalist knowledge and skills in European and international business law
  • Three attendance modules in three different locations around the globe
  • Part-time
  • For lawyers and non-lawyers with legal reference
  • In English
  • Certificate of Advanced Studies (CAS) from the University of St.Gallen


There's the possibility to select between different focal points*, such as:
1. Law & Business in Asia
2. Competition Law
3. Mergers & Acquisitions

During their CAS studies, candidates write a paper, in which they analyze a current problem of European and/or international business law according to academic standards. Topics can be chosen from the modules attended. The work is supervised by a member of the faculty.

Credits and tuition fee can be taken into account for the Executive Master Program at a later stage.

Certificate of Advanced Studies (CAS)
After the successful completion of the course, candidates receive a Certificate of Advanced Studies (CAS) in European and International Business Law from the University of St.Gallen.

*Certificates on other focal points are also available. Ask us for more details.

Focal Point: Law & Business in Asia

Focal Point: Competition Law

Focal Point: Mergers & Acquisitions

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