Department of City and Regional Planning

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

Following are the major learning objectives of the department of City and Regional Planning that will be implemented at LCWU in the light of NCRC-CRP-HEC approved curriculum:

•    To inculcate and cultivate a new visionary insight among the students in the profession of City and Regional Planning to meet the challenges of the modern age and future within our context.

•    To incorporate contemporary philosophies, techniques, technologies and domains of knowledge in the curricula.

•    To impart skills and knowledge to deal with the increasing number of problems and issues at urban and regional scales with futuristic approach and ground realities.

•    To equip the students with practical knowledge and experience of dealing with real life issues relating to the built environment.

•    To develop entrepreneurial skills for establishing private practice in the field of City and Regional Planning.

•    To impart such skills and knowledge to the CRP graduates so that they can adjust in diversified roles in public and private sectors.

•    To introduce the students to the real life projects by involving them in private and public sector consultancies and internships.

•    To bring the City and Regional Planning professionals to the level of the international standards.

Outcomes

The graduates of City and Regional Planning will be associated with International Society of City and Regional Planners (ISoCaRP) for international exposure and professional practice at national and international level. Our graduates will have secure career with maximum employment opportunities at local, provincial and federal level in different ministries and departments as well as in international development agencies and private sector. The department will also assist to arrange foreign funded scholarships for brilliant and deserving students for higher education abroad.