Founded in 1907
On 22 June 2019, Plekhanov University recalled the 78th anniversary of the beginning of Great Patriotic War.
Students, the faculty and administration gathered to honour the memory of those who fell during the war. Vice-rector for Research Vitaliy Minashkin, deputy chairperson of Veterans Council of the university, who participated in the war Vasily Burmistrov, deputy chairperson of Student Council Aida Badamova addressed their thoughts to all.
They encouraged Plekhanov members to remember about the feat of the ancestors, who fought for the country against fascism, about peoples' courage, who passed through the terrible experiences of the war.
The event ended with placing of flowers to the Memorial obelisk, dedicated to Plekhanov members, fallen during Great Patriotic War.