About his early retirement from July 1, announced the rector of the European University at St. Petersburg Oleg Kharkhordin, the press service of the University on Friday, June 23.
It is noted that at meeting of founders and Board of Trustees of the University held on June 23, the decision of the Dean to challenge did not. The acting head of the University will be Nikolai Vakhtin, who was the rector of this educational institution from 2003 to 2009.
Kharkhordin led the University since 2009. He will continue to advise the school on issues of fundraising (fundraising).
In December 2016, the service took the decision to suspend the license of the European University. The Supervisory authority on the complaints of the Deputy of the state Duma Vitaly Milonov revealed in the work of the University 120 of disadvantages, including: lack of gym, booths with propaganda of healthy lifestyle and screening tests of some teachers.
European University was established in 1994. currently, it has 200 students.