University of St.Gallen
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Institute of Business Education and Educational Management (IWP)

phone +41 (0) 71 224 2630
fax +41 (0) 71 224 2619
street Dufourstrasse 40a
post code & city 9000 St. Gallen
publications papers (1934)
projects project entries (9)
persons members of staff (23)
institute overview How can education and learning be designed within the economy and the society? Our work focuses on teaching and learning processes, school and educational management as well as the educational systems.

Our topics encompass strategic educational management, training for teachers and head persons in schools, educational programming and didactics as well as vocational education and educational policy. A close interrelation between research and practical innovation is a key principle underlying our work.

We bundle our resources in the following centres of competence:
- Centre for Didactics in Higher Education
- Centre for the Development of Higher Education Institutions
- Centre for School Management
- Centre for Social Competencies
- swiss centre for innovations in learning (scil)