Highway Planning: Role and importance of transportation, modes of transportation special characteristics of road transportation, visa-a-vis others. Highway planning – road pattern, planning surveys, master plan.

                        Traffic and transportation engineering: Scope of traffic engineering; traffic characteristics, studies, traffic operation, intersections; parking facilities – highway planning, transportation planning.

                        Construction Materials: Flexible and rigid pavements materials, semi-rigid pavement materials; stabilized soils, Newer materials.

                        Railway traffic analysis and design, including determination of level service and capacity of different types of railways.

Laboratory: The laboratory work may involve, depending on the nature of project chosen, some specialized traffic studies on a given area.


Level of Study: 500 Level