Education is the key factor underpinning the future of Switzerland as a business location. It levels the playing field for young people's lives and careers, whatever their personal or socio-economic background. KPMG's commitment to Switzerland as a center of science and education is a long-standing tradition.


KPMG's contribution to the Swiss educational system is based on the following commitments:

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KPMG Chair for Audit and Accounting

KPMG Chair for Audit and Accounting

Since 2005 there has been a KPMG Chair for Audit and Accounting at the University of St. Gallen.  This position contributes to the dialogue between faculty, researchers and professionals and underscores the importance of accounting and auditing as areas of specialization in the global financial system in general and in Switzerland as a business center.