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15.11.2018
Plenary Session of the Vth Forum of the Association of Rectors of the Transport Universities of Russia and China
Plenary Session of the Vth Forum of the Association of Rectors of the Transport Universities of Russia and China
On November 14, 2018, Emperor Alexander I St. Petersburg State Transport University held the plenary session of the Vth Forum of the Association of Rectors of the Transport Universities of Russia and China within the framework of the Betancourt International Engineering Forum.
15.11.2018
The First Plenary Session of the XII St. Petersburg Congress «Professional Education, Science and Innovations in the XXI Century»
The First Plenary Session of the XII St. Petersburg Congress «Professional Education, Science and Innovations in the XXI Century»
For the first time, the program of the St. Petersburg Congress «Professional Education, Science and Innovations in the XXI Century» provides the holding of two plenary sessions, the first of which is dedicated to engineering education in the XXI century.
15.11.2018
The Horizons of Cooperation of Transport Universities Are Expanding
The Horizons of Cooperation of Transport Universities Are Expanding
On November 14, 2018, a number of cooperation agreements were signed at the venue of the Betancourt International Engineering Forum at the Emperor Alexander I St. Petersburg State Transport University.
14.11.2018
Delegations of South Africa and India at PGUPS
Delegations of South Africa and India at PGUPS
On November 13, 2018, Emperor Alexander I St. Petersburg State Transport University was visited by the delegations from the Republic of South Africa and the Republic of India within the framework of the Betancourt International Engineering Forum.

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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.