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08.09.2017
Delegation of Shijiazhuang Tiedao University visits PGUPS
Delegation of Shijiazhuang Tiedao University visits PGUPS
On September 7th, 2017 Delegation of Shijiazhuang Tiedao University (STDU) paid visit to Emperor Alexander I St. Petersburg State Transport University. The delegation was headed by Professor Sun Baochen of Structural Monitoring and Control Institute.
08.09.2017
September 8 th  - Victim’s of Leningrad Siege Commemoration Day
September 8 th - Victim’s of Leningrad Siege Commemoration Day
Address of Governor of Saint Petersburg Mr. Georgy Poltavchenko and Deputy of the Legislative Assembly of Saint Petersburg Mr. Vyacheslav Makarov.
04.08.2017
Exhibition «Nicholas I Imperial „Chugunki“» Opened in Peterhof
Exhibition «Nicholas I Imperial „Chugunki“» Opened in Peterhof
On August 4th, 2017 Upper Gardens in Peterhof saw opening of the exhibition «Nicholas I Imperial «Chugunki» (cast iron rails), dedicated to 180th anniversary of Russia’s railways and 160th anniversary of Peterhof Railway. The exhibition was jointly organised by PGUPS, the Peterhof State Museum-Reserve, as well as by JSC «RZD» and the Central Museum of Railway Transport.
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.

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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.