Department of Hotel and Tourist Business

Department of hotel and tourist business was established in 1993 for the First time in the history of Russian economic Academy named after G.B. Plekhanov she began to carry out training of economists and managers for enterprises of hotel and tourist business. The Department has more than 25 teachers, among them 2 academicians of branch academies, 7 professors.

Since 2009 the Department is leaded by Ph.D. Professor Leonid A. Popov. The Department has trained more than 1500 specialists for hotels and tourist companies. The Department is constantly conducted educational and methodical work. Each teacher has individual task in this area. In all subjects of the annually updated curricula, carried out their clarification and correction in order to avoid duplication. Students take several practices and get a working profession. To improve the educational process of the Department published courses and teaching materials in all the disciplines of the curriculum.

The Department conducts a broad international cooperation. Currently, the main partner of the Department for international education is the University of professional education Satakunta Polytechnic, Pori (Finland). Part of the special disciplines are taught in English by faculty of the Department.


Stremyanny per. 36, Moscow, 117997, Building #3, room #511, 507

Phone: +7(495) 958-28-84.