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08.07.2017
XII International Scientific Conference «Rolling Stock of XXI: Ideas, Challenges, Projects» Held in PGUPS
XII International Scientific Conference «Rolling Stock of XXI: Ideas, Challenges, Projects» Held in PGUPS
On July 7th, 2017 Emperor Alexander I St. Petersburg State Transport University saw closing of XII International Scientific Conference «Rolling stock of XXI: ideas, challenges, projects». During the final plenary session, held in the Assembly Hall, the participants summarised the results of the three days Conference.
29.06.2017
PGUPS Graduates Awarded Diplomas with Honours in State Memorial Museum «Saint Isaac’s Cathedral»
PGUPS Graduates Awarded Diplomas with Honours in State Memorial Museum «Saint Isaac’s Cathedral»
On June 28th, 2017 Saint Isaac’s Cathedral saw the 203rd Graduation Ceremony of Russia’s first transport university’s graduates — Emperor Alexander I St. Petersburg State Transport University.
28.06.2017
Delegation of China Railway Group Limited (CREC) visits PGUPS
Delegation of China Railway Group Limited (CREC) visits PGUPS
On June 27th, 2017 Emperor Alexander I St. Petersburg State Transport University was visited by the delegation of China Railway Group Limited (CREC) with the Vice-President of the Electrification Bureau Mr. Liu Dehai in charge.
06.06.2017
Indian Minister of State for Railways Visits PGUPS
Indian Minister of State for Railways Visits PGUPS
On June 6th, 2017 as part of his visit to Russia, Minister of State for Railways of the Republic of India Mr. Shri Rajen Gohain paid visit to Emperor Alexander I St. Petersburg State Transport University.

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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.
Halls of Residence
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.