Taught course

Transport Planning

Sheffield Hallam University · Faculty of Development and Society

Entry requirements

A good first degree in a relevant area of study such as geography, urban studies, business studies, town planning or engineering, or equivalent professional qualification and/or experience. If English is not your first language you will need an IELTS 6.0 score with a minimum of 5.5 in all skills or equivalent. If your English language skill is currently below IELTS 6.0 or equivalent we recommend you consider a Sheffield Hallam University Pre-sessional English course which will enable you to achieve an equivalent English score

Months of entry


Course content

Develop your existing knowledge of transport planning on a course designed to give you specific skills to take into roles in this growing sector. Worldwide transport is a growing issue it is a fundamental element to everyone's life. Depending on what options are available transport can enhance the qualities of life or it can cause serious harm to people, society, the environment or the economy. The course brings the student into contact with subjects that directly relate to transport effects, policy and innovative solutions to improving transport for the good of the individual, society, the environment and the economy. This is a truly worldly course for students that have an interest in planning transport at the local, regional or national scale.

Key points
• Suitable for graduates in a relevant subject and professionals in the sector, including land use planning engineering, policy, environmental and policy as well of transport .
• Gain a detailed view of transport initiatives and policies.
• Study for a postgraduate qualification or study individual modules as a short course to fulfil a particular area of interest.

Information for international students

Please visit our website at http://www.shu.ac.uk/international

Fees and funding

Scholarships, discounts and bursaries may be available to international students who study this course. Visit http://www.shu.ac.uk/international/scholarships-bursaries to find out more.

Qualification and course duration


part time
36 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Development and Society
+44 (0)114 225 5555