Founded in 1907
On February 15-16, 2018, Plekhanov University carried out events of its 111th anniversary.
Traditionally, an official part consisted of awarding ceremony for the University staff for their remarkable work during labour activity.
Among the events dedicated to the birthday of the University there weer the IX international scientific and practical conference "Modern economy: concepts and models of innovative development", which discussed the issues of digital economy, opportunities and risks of digital reorientation of the economy, mechanisms and problems of the use of digital innovations in the educational process. It should be noted the organization of a live broadcast from the field of events, which allowed representatives and students of the branches of PRUE to participate remotely in the conference. The conference attracted the attention of many members of the scientific community, so, only one financial and economic session "Relevant Dialogue", visited more than 200 teachers, postgraduates and doctoral students of PRUE., Higher School of Economics, Financial University, RANEPA and other leading Russian universities, and the Internet audience of the event was more than 37 thousand participants.
On its 111th anniversary the famous Plekhanovka warmly welcomed guests and those wishing to celebrate the anniversary of the University. Thus, PRUE was visited by the Deputy head of Federal Agency for youth Affairs (Rosmolodezh) Kamaev R. Roman told about further development vector of Rosmolodezh and its cooperation with the University, and also solemnly handed over the letter of gratitude to S. Esakov, the head of Department of socio-educational work; R. Mishin, the Director of the center for educational work and youth policy; A. Florovsky, Director of the center "Student sports club of PRUE"; M. Kharitonov, Director of the 2018 FIFA world Cup Volunteer centre in Russia and A. Tikhonov, Chairman of the Student Council 2016-2017.
The deputy mayor of Moscow, head of the Department of transport Maxim Liksutov congratulated the University on its anniversary and told the guests about the cooperation of its department and Plekhanov University.
In addition, on the threshold of 111th anniversary celebration, the restaurant "Vishnyakov" held Alumni reunion day, organized by the Association of graduates of PRUE. The Plekhanov graduates had a very pleasant evening wishing Alma Mater all the best on its "Birthday".