Students Day

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Students Day in Russia in 2021

About Students Day

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Dates of Students Day
2022 Russia Tuesday, January 25thStudents Day
2021 Russia Monday, January 25thStudents Day
2020 Russia Saturday, January 25thStudents Day
2019 Russia Friday, January 25thStudents Day
Summary
Find out the dates, history and traditions of Students Day

On 25 January (St. Tatianas Day) 1755, Empress Elizabeth signed a decree founding Russia’s first university, Moscow State University. Since then, Tatiana has gained the status of patron saint of students and 25th January has been known as Student’s Day. The date also coincides with the end of exams and the beginning of winter holidays, giving students further cause for celebration. It was decreed as a natioanl holiday in 2005.

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