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21.02.2017
Defender of the Fatherland Day: Holiday Meetings with Veterans
Defender of the Fatherland Day: Holiday Meetings with Veterans
On February 20th, 2017 the Oak Hall of Emperor Alexander I St. Petersburg State Transport University saw meeting of the veterans of the Armed Forces with the students as part of Defender of the Fatherland Day Celebration.
15.02.2017
PGUPS to Hold «Transport and Intellectual Systems — 2017»
PGUPS to Hold «Transport and Intellectual Systems — 2017»
On February 16th, 2017 PGUPS will hold the International scientific conference «Transport and Intellectual Systems — 2017» (TIS — 2017).
14.02.2017
«Future of Railway Transport»
«Future of Railway Transport»
On February 9th, 2017 Vologda Railway Transport College, an affiliate of PGUPS, held IV Interregional scientific student conference «The Future of Railway Transport» devoted to 115th anniversary of the college.
07.02.2017
74 Years Ago Road of Victory Was Opened
74 Years Ago Road of Victory Was Opened
74 years ago, on February 7th, 1943 Leningrad received the first train from the rest of the country since the onset of the siege.

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Heritage of Betancourt
On June 17, 2015 Declaration of Mutual Understanding and Cooperation between three largest transport and polytechnic universities of Europe was signed in the PSTU within a framework of the International Congress «Innovations and Staff in Railway Transport Geopolitics»
Library
Scientific and Technical Library of Emperor Alexander I St.Petersburg State Transport University (PGUPS) is the oldest and one of the biggest national libraries which collect publications referring to transport and civil engineering. Like the University itself, the Library is over 200 years old. Over a million books are kept in its funds.
Student Resident Halls
Students, post-graduate students, preparatory section learners, qualification improvement courses trainees are provided with a possibility of residing in comfortable Residence Halls.
PGUPS Physical culture club
In close proximity to the Residence Halls is located the Physical culture club having available a swimming pool, workout rooms, a martial arts room, a fitness room, a separate Finnish sauna, a Russian bath, medical and massage rooms as well as a tanning saloon and a barber’s shop and a hairdresser’s salon.
In November 1810, classes for the first intake students began.
Emperor Alexander I St.Petersburg State Transport University students have got a unique possibility to get a competent medical care straight at the university.