Executive Education Through its Executive School and institutes, HSG offers a wide range of executive education programs, including courses in social responsibility and sustainability. The University of St. Gallen has built its reputation as an integrative and comprehensive service provider for the economy, society and state. In addition to undergraduate and graduate instruction and research, executive education and consulting have been important parts of the university’s mission for many years. HSG’s extensive executive education programs are anchored by a diverse structure of chairs and institutes. These implementation-oriented programs are up to date with current practices, while meeting stringent academic standards. The university offers five executive education programs in the field of responsibility and sustainability: • The advanced training course in Renewable Energy Management offers broad opportunities for executives interested in tomorrow’s energy market. • The Sustainable Business program offers knowledge, skills and practical project experience that will help students develop and implement sustainable solutions within organizations and corporations. • The certified "CSR kompakt" provides practical training and experience in the field of corporate responsibility. • The certified Women Back to Business course helps women with a university degree return to work after family leave. • The St. Gallen Master of Business Administration (MBA) trains entrepreneurial, international and socially responsible managers. This coursework offers targeted training and skills in the area of responsibility and sustainability.