Bachelor of Planning

Programme Overview

Duration: 4 years | Programme Code: B-Plan

Bachelors of Planning (B. Plan) is a four year full time professional undergraduate level degree programme. Professional planners play a critical role in shaping our urban environments – economically, environmentally, socially and culturally, thus having a significant impact on the factors that influence our lives.

Bachelors of Planning (B. Plan) is a four year full time professional undergraduate level degree programme. Professional planners play a critical role in shaping our urban environments – economically, environmentally, socially and culturally, thus having a significant impact on the factors that influence our lives.

Programme Educational Objectives

  • To enhance their professional ability in the field of planning, development and management.
  • To gainproficiency in designing and managing projects of various magnitudes from micro level unit design to the macro level regional development planning.
  • To learn a balancing act between constructing modern communities and conserving our natural and built heritage to create diverse, vibrant and sustainable places where people want to live, work and play through proper planning.
  • To understand Urban Infrastructure Development, Traffic and Transportation Plans, Urban Finance and Accounting, Municipal Capacity Building, Environment and Development Planning (Climate Change, Environmental Impact Assessment, Disaster Management), Housing and Community Planning and Project Appraisal and Management.
  • To analyze the past and current scenario of the project so that a better tomorrow can be created.
  • To createthe technical knowledge that is required to identify urban problems, inculcating the values and attitudes of planning and commitment to the public who planners serve, and the skills to formulate, evaluate and implement urban planning policies at the national, regional, urban, rural and local scales.
  • To develop leadership skills that will help shape the future direction of our urban environments.

Programme Outcome

  • To impart basic skills that would help students in their careers to serve at various professional capacities in planning, development and management agencies in the public sector as well as private consultancy organizations.
  • • The students are also equipped with the knowledge of basic theories, techniques and design concepts so that they can assume their assigned professional roles as members of multi-disciplinary teams for survey, analysis and plan preparation.
  • Can become the master in the area of urban planning, development and management regional planning, housing, transport planning, infrastructure planning, environmental planning, design, conservation or in other related disciplines.