Funding Per student HSG receives 14,191 Swiss francs from the public purse. Our self-financing rate is at 50 per cent. Public-sector contribution per student In 2018, public funding decreased to CHF 14,191. It never returned to the benchmark of 2005 (CHF 16,693). If adjusted for inflation, public funding would have to run to approx. CHF 19,300 per student. Consolidated income of HSG and contribution from the Canton of St.Gallen 11.7 per cent increase of the consolidated income between 2014 and 2018. HSG has a self-financing margin of over 50 per cent.