Msc in Transport Engineering, Policy & Planning

The MSc in Transport Engineering, Policy and Planning provides education and training to the next generation of Transport Professionals. The course aims to equip students with the skills to address the numerous challenges in the transportation field. The course examines areas of transport policy, planning, design, modelling and analysis. The course also incorporates modules addressing issues such as climate change, sustainability, and renewable energy.

*** 2017 Education Award at the 2017 Irish Logistics and Transport Awards *

A photo of the Luas driving past a shop called 'Brasserie 7'

Students take lectures from departmental experts and invited guest speakers with experience in a variety of transportation topics and you will have the opportunity to carry out cutting edge Transport research projects on topics actively being studied in the Department. The areas of transportation covered during the course include:

  • Transportation policy analysis
  • Transportation modelling
  • Traffic analysis
  • Transportation planning
  • Micro and macro simulation of traffic networks
  • Transportation design
  • Public transport system design
  • Transport economics
  • Intelligent transport systems
  • Analysis and evaluation of transportation data

Contact Us

For any queries relating to any of the MSc courses please contact us.

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Course Director

Assistant Professor Dr David O'Connell


Course Administrator

Ms Mary Curley