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22.03.2017
PGUPS Holds Round-Table Talks «Patriotism as the National Idea»
PGUPS Holds Round-Table Talks «Patriotism as the National Idea»
On March 21st, 2017 the Oak Hall of PGUPS hosted a round-table meeting «Patriotism as the National Idea. Today’s challenges».
02.03.2017
PGUPS Students in BJTU Get Down to Second Stage of Studies
PGUPS Students in BJTU Get Down to Second Stage of Studies
The second stage of double-degree programme has recently started in BJTU.
28.02.2017
Rector Alexander Panychev Visits Riga Technical University’s New Campus
Rector Alexander Panychev Visits Riga Technical University’s New Campus
On invitation of RTU, Rector Alexander Panychev and Vice-Rector for International and Public Relations Dr. Igor Kiselev visited the new campus on February 24th, 2017.
27.02.2017
Rector Alexander Panychev Takes Part in Opening of XX International Exhibition «Latvian Book Fair 2017»
Rector Alexander Panychev Takes Part in Opening of XX International Exhibition «Latvian Book Fair 2017»
On February 24th, 2017 Rector of PGUPS Alexander Panychev took part in the opening of «Latvian Book Fair 2017» which was staged in the International Exhibition Centre Ķīpsala.

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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.