Founded in 1907
Samara Institute (Branch) of Russian State University of Trade and Economics conducts research projects for Regional government, firms and organizations
The largest among them:
"Development strategy of Samara Region Trade and Consumer Market"
"Competition Development on Samara Region Food Market"
"Samara Region Trade and Service Sectors Development"
In Samara Institute (branch) RG are 8 main scientific directions.
Much attention is paid to the organization of research work of students. Many students' works win prizes at national, sectoral and regional scientific conferences and competitions.
Students who excelled in their studies, research work and public life of the Institute become members of the annual school of REU student activists in the towns of Pitsunda, Gagra, Moscow, Bryansk, Kursk.