Lehrer erklärend im Gespräch mit Mittelstufeschülern


More than 1,400 people are studying at the PHSG. Having chosen to become teachers, they are pursuing a common goal but are preparing themselves for different levels. They choose from among degree courses for the nursery school and primary school levels, as well as for the secondary school levels I and II.

Schülerin sitzt am Pult vor dem Heft
Kindergarten and primary school level

The course to qualify as an all-round teacher for the nursery school and primary school levels takes six semesters and earns graduates a Bachelor’s degree.

Lehrer erklärt Schülern geometrische Formen
Secondary school level I

The course to qualify as a teacher for the secondary school level I takes nine semesters and earns graduates a teaching degree recognised throughout Switzerland (diploma).

Lehrer mit Schüler:innen vor Laptop
Secondary school level II

We train vocational teachers of all learning institutions, as well as coaches in adult education and in advanced professional and occupational training.

Eine Gruppe von Frauen hört aufmerksam zu
Master’s programme in Early Childhood Studies

The degree course taught together with the Weingarten University of Teacher Education provides students with expertise in the field of early childhood education.

Lehrerin lachend in Aktivität mit zwei Schülern
Master’s programme in Curative Education

In cooperation with the Zurich University of Curative Education, we provide a degree course that focuses on learning and/or behaviour.

Erwachsene lachend im Gespräch an einem Tisch
Master’s programme in School Development

This degree course communicates concepts and procedures used to initiate, monitor and evaluate school development projects.

Studentinnen im Gespräch

Participate in our mobility programmes to experience everyday student life at the PHSG. As a guest, you will gain practical experience and get to know Eastern Switzerland.