Undergraduate

In order to meet the ever-increasing demand for qualified planners, to provide better and pollution-free living environment to the people, to ensure planned growth, and to control and guide future planning activities in urban and rural areas of the country, a full-time four year course is offered in the field of City and RegionalPlanning.

Keeping in view the baseline curriculum prepared by the National Curriculum Revision Committee constituted by the Higher Education Commission (HEC), the curriculum was revised and updated for 13-Batch and onwards, to bring it in line with local, national and international requirements and to introduce innovation to ensure quality of education and uniformity of curriculum in the Pakistani universities, which is also in accordance with the recommendations of the Pakistan Council of Architects and Town Planners (PCATP).

The curriculum is designed in such a way that it involves a wide spectrum of activities regarding the preparation of master plans and development plans for villages, towns, cities, and regions. To provide the practical knowledge, the study visits of different towns and cities are conducted to collect the primary data about the physical, social and economic aspects of housing, infrastructure, traffic and transportation, slums and katchi-abadies, etc. It also involves analysis, preparation and implementation of proposed policies, programs and plans for improvement of old urban areas and development of new settlements at both urban and regional levels.

On successful completion of the entire requirement for the degree, the students will be awarded the degree of Bachelor of City and Regional Planning (B.CRP). The department also offers the degree of Masters of City and Regional Planning (M.CRP). Four batches are admitted in year 2014, 2015 ,2016 & F-16 (2016) respectively. The department also offers the degrees of Master of Philosophy (MPhil) and Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) in the field of City and Regional Planning. These programs are being organized under the Directorate of Postgraduate Studies.