China Competence Centre

The China Competence Centre (CCC) at the University of St.Gallen (HSG) was founded in 2013 with a clear vision; becoming the China knowledge partner for a variety of constituencies in both academia and society at large.

The China Competence Centre’s three pillars are research, teaching and practice. In fulfilling its mission CCC aims to strengthen is function of being a bridge of productive exchanges between Europe and China. CCC contributes to the Sino-Swiss relationship with cutting-edge teaching and research on the Sino-Swiss Free Trade Agreement, Swiss investment in Chine, the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) and research on Chinese teams, and Chinese elite quality (EQx).

Our Mission

The China Competence Centre (CCC) at the University of St. Gallen, advances its mission of China research and teaching, as well as China oriented services. Specific CCC initiatives include developing China-oriented Executive Education, tailor-made projects together with China’s leading universities, institutions and companies and contributing to international China research collaboration projects.