Urban and rural planning (special city/town planning and development)
Our urban/rural planning B.Eng. degree offers an extremely integrative study programme. It aims to foster the students’ ability not only to understand theories and management, but also to utilize planning techniques. This programmekeeps close to the needs of both national and regional-level urban/rural planning strategies including special town planning, rural planning and city/county governance and planning. Students can select from a wide range of topics spanning human geography, planning, design, and public policy. They also need to participant in-depth fieldworks and day excursions which integrates experiential learning at every stage.By fieldtrips and teamwork, our programme helps students to obtain knowledge and skills related to special town planning, urban and regional development, ecological planning, rural planning and design, as well as regional governance.
Core courses: Artistic design, Architecture and urban design, Urban/rural planning, Computer-aided mapping and design, Human geography, Economic geography, GIS, Ecological and Environmental Planning, Road and transport planning, Residential planning.
Career orientations: Our programme is well oriented to match current job markets by particularly emphasizing students’ ability on practical skills and knowledge. Our graduates’ excellent employment record is a sign of the integrality and professionalism that our planning degree develop. Graduates can select a great range of employers to go, including but not limited to: Public institutions of construction and planning, government units of land and resources, city/provincial planning and design institutes, consultancy companies, and real estate development companies. We also offer great assistances for students to pursue higher degrees in geography, planning, and public administrations in China and abroad.
Students with background of arts and sciences are both welcome to apply. After four years (normally) study, we offer students with Bachelor Degree of Engineering (B.Eng.).