Programme: Town and Regional Planning
The Department of Town and Regional Planning maintains strong relations with planning professions through its affiliation with the South African Planning Institute and the South African Council for Planners. Its strategic linkages provides a platform for engagement on local, national and global trends and promotion of research, teaching and learning.
Scope of Work
The field of Town and Regional Planning includes land use planning, urban design, transport and infrastructure planning, use and extension of information technology, heritage and conservation, resource management, environmental monitoring, commercial and industrial development, policy making and implementation, planning law and practice.
Employment opportunities exist across the town and regional planning sector and allied industries.
Head of Department: Mr George Onatu