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M.Plan in Urban Planning

Masters in Urban Planning – Course Overview

The post-graduate program in Urban Planning explores planning theories and international practices in urban development policy, planning, and management that address contemporary spatial, and socio-economic transformations in global cities. Urban planning focuses on the intersection of the built environment and the public interest. The Masters in Urban Planning from Swarrnim Institute of Designs will support your personal and professional development. You will be able to work in the interdisciplinary and cross-sector environment of urban and regional development, in a variety of private, public and community contexts, and apply your knowledge to practice in specialist areas of planning. The course explores the current context and makes you ready for future planning. It does so from both the Indian and global perspective. At Swarrnim Startup and Innovation University, we attempt to train students in the field of urban planning through a carefully constructed curriculum and approved by ITPI (Institute of Town-Planning, India) that balances theory and on the ground experiences.

Course structure

Year/ Semester

Subject Code

Subject Name

Credit

1st Year

Semester - 1

34010101

Studio – I

15

34010102

Planning History & Theory

3

34010103

Socio – economic basis for planning

3

34010104

Planning Techniques

3

34010105

Infrastructure & Transport Planning

3

34010106

Housing & Environmental Planning

3

 

1st Year

Semester - 2

34010201

Studio – II

15

34010202

City and Metropolitan Planning

3

34010203

Infrastructure Planning

3

34010204

Urban Heritage Conservation

3

34010205

Advanced Planning Techniques

3

34010206

Elective

3

       

2nd Year

Semester - 3

34010301

Studio – III

15

34010302

Urban Development Management

3

34010303

Project Planning & Management

3

34010304

Urban Governance

3

34010305

Politics and Planning

3

34010306

Elective

3

       

2nd Year

Semester - 4

34010401

Thesis

24

34010402

Development Finance

3

34010403

Legal Issues and Professional Practice

3


Key feature

This course will equip you with the knowledge and skills to critically engage with these. You will be introduced to a variety of practical and theoretical skills, providing a solid basis to build your career as a planner or surveyor. This Masters in Urban Planning develops your knowledge through coursework, workshops and a studio capstone project, students are prepared to become visionary planners in tune with diverse needs of neighborhoods, cities, and regions around the globe. Students are encouraged to define more efficient and functional surroundings by forming bridges between vicinities and their specific characters. Your teaching is delivered by an experienced faculty who are involved in various development projects of the government and private sector.

Career outcomes

The program equips students with the multidisciplinary skills that are key to the production of the built environment and are, as a consequence, much sought after by employers. Two years Mater’s program in the field of Urban Planning will provide a platform for students to be absorbed in national and international consultancy firms as well as in the central, state, and local government organizations and various institutes, NGOs based on their interests. Moreover, for those students, who have unique ideas for society and have an innovative solution to offer for the present urban environment, we haveSwarrnim Incubation Center. The center helps students to translate their innovative ideas into the viable commercial business model and run a successful startup.

Why study at Swarrnim

As an award-winning university, we are committed to providing our students with the best possible learning experience. We continue to invest in both our facilities and our innovative approach to education. Our students benefit from industry-relevant teaching, and resources and support designed to help them succeed. The support system includes our modern library, computing facilities, dedicated career advice, and Swarrnim Incubation Center. The Masers in Urban Planning has the power to define imagination that works beyond creative innovation. Here at Swarrnim Institute of Designs students harness their creativity and knowledge in innovative thinking through incubating those ideas on a practical terminology. We provide knowledge and ideas that will combine creativity with insights. In the integrated application of technology and its workflow process designing has always played an important role in the digital age to transform design practices with greater revolution. Learning by doing, interdisciplinary interaction with other disciplines of Design at Swarrnim, enhance their abilities to work with a team and as a professional Individual.

Eligibility

Graduation in the field of B. Plan, B. Arch, B. E. – Civil, Geographer, Sociologist, Economist, Environment Engineer, and ACPC entrance exam score.

How to Apply?

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