Chances are that at some point you wonder: “Am I the first person having this issue? Where did I find that again? Where do I turn to for that software licence?” And that’s the reason why we started to collect some helpful links and resources for your PhD journey. Because writing a dissertation is hard enough.
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Considering a doctorate at HSG
Admission Admission requirements and applications periods for PhD programmes at University of St.Gallen (HSG) Living Costs Information on living costs in Switzerland provided by HSG Tuition Fees Information on tuition fees
Coming to Switzerland
Swisscare Health Insurance Cheapest health insurance policy for international PhD students coming to Switzerland, starting at CHF 65 per month. Covers all benefits of the Swiss national health insurance scheme KVG-LAMal. Free UBS bank account Free bank account for the time of your studies. Exclusive DocNet member benefit: members are entitled to a free acount until the age of 35. Studying
Canvas E-Learning platform with all information about your courses StudentWeb Administrative aspects of your studies HSG- Mail Access to your university mail (internal PhD students) StudentMail Access to your university mail (external PhD students) Compass Overview of all administrative aspects of your studies HSG Library Website of the University of St. Gallen’s library Alexandria Research platform of University of St. Gallen Academic Support Services
Data and Method Consulting HSG-provided consulting services on research design and research methods, including general advice on data bases and research software. HSG Writing Lab Writing matters — the HSG Writing Lab helps you to develop your writing skills and to build your writing confidence. PhD Writing Groups PhD-Writing Groups offer regular time and space for writing your PhD thesis or related papers.
Office 365 Access to Office 365 Software Software licences for internal PhD students (e.g. SPSS, Unipark) PC-Tutors IT services for students PhD Office PhD office for information for all issues pertaining to doctoral studies Students & Alumni Networks
SHSG University of St.Gallen’s students’ union HSG Alumni Alumni Club of University of St.Gallen DAC Doctoral Alumni Club of University of St.Gallen (a chapter of HSG Alumni) Resources