Founded in 1907
On 23 April 2019, presidential Plenipotentiary envoy to the Central Federal district Igor Schegolev visited Plekhanov University of economics. Rector Victor Grishin told the envoy about history and achievements of the university.
Within a tour around Plekhanov Igor Schegolev saw the museum, the common data center, lingua-phone room, Abalkin scientific center, and Situation center.
A meeting with Plekhanov students took place at Situation center in order to discuss scientific issues. Assoc. prof. of Academic Department of Mathematical Methods in Economics and tutor of an interfaculty student group with in-depth study of the modern methods of social and economic analysis "DATA SCIENCE" Denis Maksimov told the audience about its formation aims and tasks. Students of the "DATA SCIENCE" group Daniil Vilyavin and Yury Shakhov presented their report "Project 'Digital tutor'". During the reports of Plekhanov representatives and the one of Igor Schegolev the audience shared many questions, followed by the results of some researches, carried out by the university.