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Education of transport industry specialists: reflecting on the experience of the oldest transport university in Russia

V.V. Fortunatov, A.A. Beschasnaya, A.O. Zinoviev, E.E. Platova, A.G. Firsov
80,00 Р

UDC (378:625)(091) 


V.V. Fortunatov, Dr. Sci. (History), Prof., Head of Department; A.A. Beschasnaya, Dr. Sci. (Sociology), Prof. e-mail:; A.O. Zinoviev, Cand. Sci. (Politics), Ass. Prof.; E.E. Platova, Dr. Sci. (History), Prof.; and A.G. Firsov, Cand. Sci. (History), Ass. Prof. All at Emperor Alexander I St. Petersburg State Transport University, Departament of History, Philosophy, Political Science and Sociology


Analyzed is historical experience in breeding of engineers of transport communications in Emperor Alexander the First Petersburg state transport university. For the first time in national literature presented is generalized characteristic of unique experience of breeding of young specialists at the first transport and engineering building institute of Russia. Presented is comparative-historical analysis of influence on brains and hearts of young Russians in oldest transport university of the country. As scientific hypothesis, given is supposition, that during more than 210 years of functioning of famous transport institution in breeding of engineers of transport on various stages there were solving similar tasks, and reckoning similar factors, and discovered were common tendencies and features in the process of breeding work of scientific-pedagogical collective. The process of breeding of future engineers of ways of communication examined is on material of four significant periods in the history of university.

Key words: engineers of ways of communication, process of breeding of young specialists, oldest transport university, scientific-pedagogical collective.



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