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PLEKHANOVRussian University
of Economics

Founded in 1907

Plekhanov University took the first place among Russian universities in student entrepreneurial activities
28 April
Campus news

​Interfax Agency presented the results of the rating of entrepreneurial programs at Russian universities.


The study examined training programs where graduates defend their diplomas in startup form. In 2020 in more than 70 Universities the students did it. The first place in the rating list of 20 leading universities took Plekhanov Russian University of Economics, ahead of all other universities.


This study was conducted for the first time. The experts analyzed 85 leading universities implemented educational programs in entrepreneurship. Four groups of respondents were interviewed: university administration, teaching staff, university graduates and students. Based on this information the methodology was created.


The following training programs of Plekhanov University were highly evaluated in the rating:


Taking part in the press conference PRUE Vice-Rector Dmitry Shtykhno said: "At the moment, it is important to develop entrepreneurship in medicine, education, as well as training managers in corporate entrepreneurship in order to promote promising Russian technologies."


To read more about the rating.