Our University, founded in 1809, is the oldest engineering university in Russia.
Let us think about the meaning of transport. The farthest corner of the country becomes close and accessible when there are roads. Profitable economy, industrial development are only possible when there are good transport communications — that is why they are called «arteries of life». However, to ensure transport operation, a powerful infrastructure is required, with mechanical engineers, electrical engineers, computer specialists, economists, construction workers, ecologists. All these and many other areas of training and education are available at the St. Petersburg State Transport University.
You have chosen our University, which means you have chosen a profession that will be in demand. PGUPS graduates are sought after by the railways, the metro; builders of bridges, tunnels, civil objects, residential buildings; firms producing various transport equipment, operating power lines, communications, water supply, distribution substations, computer systems.