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07.10.2019
Open lecture «Current state of Hyperloop technology and the latest hyperloop projects in the world»
Open lecture «Current state of Hyperloop technology and the latest hyperloop projects in the world»
An open lecture of an independent expert in the field of civil engineering, Doctor of Technical Sciences Andrea Santangelo (Italy), was held at PGUPS. The expert made a presentation about «The current state of Hyperloop technology and the latest hyperloop projects in the world».
02.10.2019
Visit of the Counselor of the Embassy of the Republic of Cuba to PGUPS
Visit of the Counselor of the Embassy of the Republic of Cuba to PGUPS
On October 1, 2019, Counselor of the Embassy of the Republic of Cuba, Gustavo Cobreiro Suarez, visited PGUPS. The purpose of the meeting was to discuss further cooperation between Russia and Cuba in the field of higher education and science.
01.10.2019
Web bridge «Saint Petersburg where our roads began»
Web bridge «Saint Petersburg where our roads began»
On September 30, a web bridge with foreign graduates of PGUPS from China was held as part of a series of the events dedicated to the 210th anniversary of the University.
30.09.2019
International seminar Erasmus+ completed in PGUPS
International seminar Erasmus+ completed in PGUPS
Erasmus+ seminar on international cooperation in the field of higher education and vocational training was held from September 19 to September 27 on the territory of PGUPS, with the participation of universities from Spain, Germany, Poland, Russia and Kazakhstan.

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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.