University of St.Gallen

University of St.Gallen (Universität St. Gallen) is one of 14 universities included in U-Multirank for Switzerland. University of St.Gallen is a small public university located in St. Gallen with 8536 students enrolled (2017 data or latest available). It was founded in 1898. With regard to the scope of its subjects and degree programmes offered, the University of St.Gallen is a specialised institution. It offers programmes in foreign languages. It is characterised by a very high percentage of international students. The graduation rate of University of St.Gallen is 20,75 (bachelors) and 5,05 (masters). Its overall profile shows top performance across various indicators, with 13 ‘A’ (very good) scores overall. For a comprehensive overview of this university’s performance, see its complete performance scores in the tables below.

University of St.Gallen
Dufourstr. 50
9000 St. Gallen
Switzerland
+41 71 224 2111

http://www.unisg.ch

Compare University of St.Gallen to other universities

U-Multirank's unique 'Sunburst chart' gives an illustration of a university's performance profile across the five U-Multirank dimensions. These are indicated in different colours. For instance, the teaching and learning dimension is symbolised by the colour green. Each 'sunray' represents one of the thirty plus U-Multirank indicators. The longer the ray, the better the performance of an institution on the selected indicator: a full-length ray stands for 'top group' performance, whereas a short ray means 'weak' performance. A missing sunray indicates that the specific data indicator is not available. An institution's performance in an indicator can be identified by moving the cursor over the rays. A key guard for the sunburst chart is provided here .

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Teaching & Learning
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Bachelor graduation rate

73.81

%

0

100

Masters graduation rate

75.54

%

0

100

Graduating on time (bachelors)

20.75

%

0

100

Graduating on time (masters)

5.05

%

0

100

Relative BA graduate unemployment

less than 5%

Relative MA graduate unemployment

less than 5%

Relative graduate unemployment long first degree

Graduating on time (long first degree)

Graduation rate long first degree

Research
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Citation rate

1.3

0.08

2.53

Research publications (absolute numbers)

684

1

67,252

Research publications (size-normalised)

0.08

0

13.53

External research income

102.59

0

282.88

Art related output

0

1.99

Top cited publications

15

%

0

34.2

Interdisciplinary publications

6.4

0

24.6

Post-doc positions

15.76

%

0

100

Publication output

1

Strategic research partnerships

14

0

5,823

Professional publications

247

0

4,589.01

Knowledge Transfer
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Co-publications with industrial partners

5.1

%

0

29.9

Income from private sources

154.1

0

236.5

Patents awarded (absolute numbers)

1

0

2,416

Patents awarded (size-normalised)

0.12

0

483.1

Industry co-patents

0

%

0

100

Spin-offs

31.14

0

222.2

Publications cited in patents

0

%

0

5.2

Income from continuous professional development

18.26

%

0

100

Graduate companies

0

81.5

International Orientation
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Foreign language bachelor programmes

60

%

0

100

Foreign language master programmes

69.23

%

0

100

Student mobility

0.27

0

1

International academic staff

52.33

%

0

100

International joint publications

61.1

%

8.3

91.4

International doctorate degrees

68.22

%

0

100

Foreign language long first degree programmes

Regional Engagement
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Bachelor graduates working in the region

less than 25%

Master graduates working in the region

less than 25%

Student internships in the region

10.91

%

0

100

Regional joint publications

5.1

%

0

84.5

Income from regional sources

0

100

Strategic research partnerships in the region

19

0

100

Regional Publications with Industrial Partners

2.9

General
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Female students bachelor

34

%

Female students master

Female professors

Female academic staff

31

%
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