1988, December. Volgograd Higher Party School was established.
1991, March. Volgograd Higher Party School was reorganized into Volgograd Socio-political Institute.
1992, January. Russian Academy of Management was established for preparing specialists for local and public government. Formation of a network of branches starts. Volgograd Socio-political Institute was reorganized into Volgograd Institute of Management.
1993, July. Branch of Volgograd Institute of Management was established in the city Astrakhan.
1994, June. Pursuant to the President Edict Russian Academy of Public Administration was established. A network of regional academies was forming.
1995, June. Pursuant to the Edict of State Committee of Higher Education , Volgograd Institute of Management was renamed to Volgograd Academy of Public Administration.
1996, May. Astrakhan Branch of Volgograd Academy of Public Administration was established.
2010, September. Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration was created by the President of Russia. And now it is Russia's federal state budgetary institution of higher professional education. It is composed of the Volgograd Academy of Public Administration, a number of regional institutions of public administration, Russian Academy of Public Administration under the President of the Russian Federation and the Academy of National Economy under the Government of the Russian Federation.