The Institute of Insurance Economics (I.VW-HSG) is one of the leading teaching and research institutions for risk management and insurance economics. Known for its innovative teaching, research and continuing education activities, it has been promoting dialog between science and practice as a partner and part of the University of St.Gallen (HSG) since 1949.
700 students/year in Risk Management
Worldwide award as “Global Center for Insurance Excellence”
Top ranking in the Business School Ranking in the field of
Risk Management & Insurance
500+ managers/year in Executive Education
40+ member companies from the insurance industry in the Future.Value network
50+ publications in A-Journals
9 research and teaching awards
of the American Risk & Insurance Association
The four areas of our institute
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