How do I register for GSERM?
Please visit our school sites for more information:
Is it possible to sign up for two classes during the same session?
No. For each main session, students must choose one class only as they are taught concurrently.
What language proof is needed?
GSERM will be held in English. In order to follow the lecturers you should have good knowledge of English. We do not require any written proof of language level, but count on the personal responsibility of our participants.
How many students can participate in GSERM courses?
We book maximum 25 – 30 participants per class.
Do I have to sit for the end-of-course exams?
No, the final exams are not compulsory. However, please note that you will not receive a grade if you do not sit for the exams. In most cases this will mean that you are ineligible for credits from your home university.
If you do not sit for the exam and wish to receive a participation certificate, please send a request to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Where can I find the bank details for payment?
Payments are only accepted in Swiss Francs.
Universität St. Gallen
PostFinance, St. Gallen
IBAN: CH21 0900 0000 9000 0747 8
Reason for payment: Last Name_First Name_1019410
Do I need a visa?
Your nationality determines whether or not you need to apply for an entry visa.
Please check any needs way in advance for the visa process. The visa process might take between 4 to 6 weeks. Be sure to apply as soon as you receive our acceptance email. We will assist you with any documents needed in order to apply for the visa.
Should I bring my laptop with me?
It is highly recommended to bring your personal laptop or any other mobile device along for any work during the lessons, homework and / or self-study purposes. Please be sure to carefully read the information on our courses in case of any software prerequisites are required.
Do I have access to the internet?
You will have Wifi access at the university and also in your accommodation (if booked at GSERM). Login data will be provided upon arrival.
What are the class hours? Will I have time for traveling and sightseeing?
During GSERM you will have limited time to travel at weekends. Lectures and/or exams on Fridays will be finished at 5 pm latest. We offer social events and short trips during the week and at weekends. All cultural events are included in the admission fee.
Class hours are subject to destination. Indicating approximate class hours only. Please check school site for detailed information.
Monday through Friday (except GSERM St. Gallen 2017 due to Whit Monday, courses start on Tuesday)
8.45 – 9.15 Morning coffee
9.15 – 12.00 Morning class
1.30 – 3.00 Afternoon class
Please see the calendar for detailed Information for class hours and social events.