2020-2021 Syllabus

Core Courses  6 credits each

Survey and Data Analysis in Transport Studies

Transport and Development

Engineering for Transport Systems

Analysis, Modeling and Project Appraisal in Transportation

Research Methods in Transport Studies

Public Transport Systems

Transport Policy and Planning

Elective Courses  6 credits each

Transport Economics

Transport Logistics Planning and Services Management

Transport Law and Management *

Transport Field Trip *#

GIS in Transport Planning and Management

Global Logistics

Urban Design Technologies and Innovations

Morphologies & Urban Design Theories

Research Methods for Urban Design

Other Courses  Equivalent to 18 credits

MATPP Dissertation

The above course list is for 2020-2021 onwards.

* May be offered biennially 

# Students enrolling on this course have to bear the cost of air tickets, meals and accommodation.

Elective courses may not be offered if the class size is considered too small (e.g. less than five students). Some elective courses cross-offered by other programmes may have quotas for MATPP students. Details will be announced by the programme in due course.



Teaching Unit

Teaching Staff


List of Graduates

Network of Alumni

Feedback from Graduates

Statistics on Graduates




Seminar Series

MATPP Dissertation

Provision of Feedback

Cancellation of Classes & Exams


Learning Outcome

Awards, Prizes & Scholarships

Professional Degree & Membership Status

Programme Highlights

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The University of Hong Kong


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