The Kalaidos Fachhochschule is the first privately legally supported and federally approved University of Applied Sciences in Switzerland. It provide the widest range of BachelorâÂÂÂÂs and Masters degree programs in Switzerland. In addition, there are various courses in the area of further education such as "Certificate", "Diploma" and "Master" of Advanced Studies FH (CAS, DAS, and MAS). It is also a step board for the careers of ambitious professionals who want to take a decisive step forward. KS Kaderschulen was founded in 1975 in St. Gallen and is now a federally recognized secondary school of economics. University decades of experience in adult education and its integration into the Kalaidos Educational Group Switzerland are guaranties for the continuity, quality and acceptance in the professional world. The university concentrate on the three areas of business, marketing and real estate. At the "Higher vocational school for businessâÂÂÂÂ , it offer the " Operations Manager HF Â». In addition there is unique abundance of 8 postgraduate courses studies (NDS HF). It has complete training program in the field of economics with courses in leadership, HR management and basic courses. At the Higher Technical College for Marketing, the training courses created under the leadership of Swiss Marketing (SMC) are offered. This includes the professional diplomas recognized by the Confederation and federal diplomas in marketing as well as the training to become a dipl. Marketing Manager. At the School of Real Estate, the KS Kaderschulen has successfully been offering a modular and continuous training concept for more than 10 years. The entry into the real estate sector is followed by the various training courses at the level of the apprentice and accompanies the professionals until the higher professional examination "Real Estate Trustee". A few years ago, the KS Kaderschulen merged with the AKAD Group, resulting in the Kalaidos Educational Group Switzerland (www.kalaidos.ch), which in the meantime has 25 educational institutes throughout Switzerland and its own educational publishing house. The KS management schools in St. Gallen, Zurich, Berne and Lucerne form more than 1,000 students each year with their over 160 lecturers. It is one of the leading providers of continuing vocational training courses in German-speaking Switzerland. KS management schools are EFQM-certified. EFQM stands for the European Foundation for Quality Management and the endeavour to systematically further develop itself and its environment, to realize its plans and achieve above-average results. The KS cadre schools see it as one of their core tasks to meet the quality requirements of the students and lecturers. This is confirmed by one of the leading quality labels in Europe, and among other things, the teaching method of the KS management schools was awarded. The university focusses on professional and socially competent cadres people of lower and middle management who perceive comprehensive, goal-oriented and responsible thanks to the university training their managers and role models in everyday business. It has a higher technical school for business. In the context of thematic-specific specialist schools, they train professionals and specialists in leadership, personnel, real estate, marketing, sales and communication.