URPD aims at producing knowledge and achieving professional aptitude in an interdisciplinary framework that leads the integrated endeavors
toward developing a harmonized built environment for our future.
Planning with Sustaining Mission
URPD has celebrated its 25 years in offering world-class planning education, in conducting research, and in providing consultancy support to different national and international organizations with the application of sophisticated tools and techniques.
Voice of Planners
Our ex-graduates have acquired varied skills and expertise in different fields of knowledge and have initiated and successfully completed various research projects covering a wide range of areas like rural livelihood, food security, urban services delivery, rural development, land use management, and climate change and disaster management.
Facilities for Students
Engineering Survey Lab is equipped with the most modern survey equipment.
Remote Sensing Lab is established to extract necessary information from different kinds of remotely sensed imagery.
And, both Geographic Information System (GIS) Lab and Planning Information System (PIS) lab are readily accessible in infusing Geo-spatial technology in planning practices.
Trip to Memory Lane
"Urban planning is a gorgeous subject. By studying this subject, I want to be the leader of this world (SID: 150410)."
"URP is an experience for me where I felt many challenges, excitements, and entertainment (SID: 160416)."
"With this subject, urban and rural planning, I want to make our country clean and create a better place for living (SID: 170449)."