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Master of Urban and Regional Planning Admission 2015 @ CEPT University, Ahmedabad

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Master of Urban and Regional Planning Admission 2015 @ CEPT University, Ahmedabad

Centre For Environmental Planning and Technology (CEPT) University, Ahmedabad invites applications for Master of Urban and Regional Planning for the year 2015.

Master of Urban and Regional Planning is conducted by CEPT University, Ahmedabad

Sanctioned Intake: 100

About Master of Urban and Regional Planning

Urban planners play a significant role in managing the growth and development of cities and city-regions to make them more productive, livable, just and sustainable. They do this by preparing and implementing plans for developing the public realm and regulating development in the private realm so as to uphold the public interest. Professional urban planners can build careers in government, consulting organizations, non-government organizations or in academic and research institutions.

The Master of Urban and Regional Planning program offers the possibility of, but does not require, specializing in and obtaining a Major and/or a Minor in any of the following:

Land use Planning:-
This area will offer studios in land use planning at city and city-region level and theory courses on land use planning, built-form and land markets.

Housing:-
This area offers studios in housing strategy making at different levels and courses in housing and land markets, housing project design and development and housing finance.

Environmental Planning:-
This area offers studios on preparing environmental impact assessment and management plan at different levels and courses on environmental resources, pollution and climate change.

Infrastructure Planning:-
This area offers studios on preparing infrastructure plans at city and regional level and infrastructure prioritization and courses on infrastructure planning and infrastructure project development.

Transportation Planning:-
This area offers studios on preparing comprehensive traffic and transportation plans at city and regional level, and courses on transportation and land use planning, transportation modeling and design of transportation systems.

Master of Urban and Regional Planning Eligibility Criteria:

Interested candidates should fulfill following eligibility criteria:

=> Applicants for the Masters of Planning program in the general category should have a minimum of 55% aggregate marks and those in the SC/ST/OBC categories should have a minimum of 50% aggregate marks in below mentioned degree programs from a recognised University/Institution:

=> Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) in Architecture/ Environmental Engineering/ Civil Engineering/ Planning

=> Master’s degree (or equivalent) in Geography/ Economics/ Sociology/ Law/ Environmental Science/ Social Work /Development Studies/ Policy Studies/ Political Science

Scholarship

Student Aid (Tuition Fees Loan Scholarship Scheme):
This Scheme is beneficial to students opting for bank loans to fund their study at CEPT University. The University has introduced (Tuition Fees Loan Scholarship Scheme), by which it will reimburse interest to the extent of 50%, of the interest paid by the student/parents during the study period. The Scheme is applicable to students whose household income is below Rs. 7.5 lakh and the students should not have received any financial help from any other source.

Program Scholarship:
Limited Merit-cum-Means scholarships for only new entrants will be available from the Faculty for one year. This will be 50 per cent of the annual fees. The Scheme is applicable to students whose household income is below Rs. 4.5 lac and the students should have not received any financial help from any other source and academic score above 65 per cent in the previous semester exam. The scholarship amount and criteria will be announced later.

School of Planning Alumni Association (SPAA) Scholarship:
Limited number of Merit-cum-Means scholarships from SP Alumni Association is available for the deserving students. This will be 50% of the annual. The Scheme is applicable to students whose household income is below Rs. 4.5 lacs per annum and the students should have not received any financial help from any other source. The student will be considered for scholarship only if his/her score is above 65 per cent in the previous semester. The assessment of continuation of the scholarship will be taken up every semester.

Teaching/Student Assistantship:
Teaching/Student Assistantship will be available to the deserving students as per the requirement of the Faculty and will be announced at the beginning of the semester.

Application Procedure for Master of Urban and Regional Planning:

Candidates are advised to refer to official notifications /documents for detailed application procedure. IndCareer.com published details for informational purpose.

=> To apply for any course follow the steps below:

=> Go to the CEPT website

=> Click on the 'Admissions 2015' button (on the header menu) at the top of the page. This will open a page with all the programs offered at CEPT University.

=> Click on the program you wish to apply. This will open the tab with 'About' 'FAQ' & 'How to Apply'. Click on the 'How to Apply' button and you will be redirected to page containing eligibility criteria, program details and the link to the admissions portal.

Online Application form can be downloaded from official website of Master of Urban and Regional Planning: http://admissions.cept.ac.in/

Master of Urban and Regional Planning Important Dates

Master of Urban and Regional Planning Important dates section aims to list all important dates such as date of availability of form, last submission date, result date, counselling date, etc.

  • Online registration starts: 16 February 2015
  • Last date for receipt of Applications : 16 March 2015
  • Intimation to the short list candidates : 23 March 2015
  • Interviews: 11, 12, 13 April 2015
  • Declaration of Merit List : 17 April 2015
  • Semester Begins : July 2015

Selection Process:

Results will be announced on 17 April 2015.

Contact Details

For more details please contact
CEPT University
Kasturbhai Lalbhai Campus
University Road, Navrangpura
Ahmedabad-380009
Gujarat India

Phone: 0091-79-26302470 / 26302740
Fax: 0091-79-26302075

For General Enquiries
Email : [email protected]

http://cept.ac.in/

Centre For Environmental Planning and Technology (CEPT) University
Centre for Environmental Planning and Technology University (CEPT University) was established in 1962, under the tutelage of Prof. B.V. Doshi. It is now under the Faculty of Architecture. The programme at the School includes the study of Humanities, Arts, Technology and the Disciplines of Design. Centre for Environmental Planning and Technology (CEPT) has been accorded the status of a university by an Act of 2005 passed by the Gujarat State Legislative Assembly and is now called CEPT University.
 
 

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