Founded in 1907
On August 15 2019, the former chairperson of Central committee for external relations Mr. Chang Wang Hang and Counsellor for economics of the Embassy of SRV Mrs. Le Thi Thang Li visited Plekhanov University of Economics.
Mr. Chang Wang Hang studied at Plekhanov in 1974-1978 and graduated from it. Apart of that, in 1985-1986 he had an internship here at the university.
During a meeting with Vice-rector for development Dmitry Shtykhno, Mr. Chang Wang Hang told about the plans of establishing and official registration of Plekhanov alumni Association in Vietnam. The initiative is connected to the Vietnamese alumni's willing to maintain the links and communicate with the University. Many graduates of Plekhanov University take high positions in the Ministry and other governmental structures of Vietnam.
After the negotiations, the delegation visited the Admissions Office and International Office, met the dean of Faculty of Economics and Law Galina Zinchuk and students from Vietnam.
The visit ended up with a tour around the University.