Transportation Engineering

Transportation Engineering - a branch of civil engineering - deals with designing, planning, operation, maintenance, and safety of transportation systems, including railways, roadways, airways, and waterways.

Course starts on 1st Oct 2023
  • 1 Month
  • English
  • Certified Course
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Description

Transportation Engineering - a branch of civil engineering - deals with designing, planning, operation, maintenance, and safety of transportation systems, including railways, roadways, airways, and waterways. Hence, a transportation engineer is responsible for applying technological and scientific principles for the management of transportation infrastructure. For instance, a transportation engineer can be responsible for sizing of transportation facilities (such as how many streets or what is the capacity of the transport facility) or determining the thickness and materials used in designing (such as horizontal and vertical alignment of the roadway or track). With our certified course in transportation engineering, students will learn to plan and execute various transportation systems.

Job Titles

  • Transportation Engineer
  • Senior Transportation Engineer
  • Traffic Engineer
  • Transportation Planning Specialist
  • Highway Design Engineer
  • Urban Mobility Engineer
  • Transit System Planner
  • Transportation Project Manager
  • Roadway Engineer
  • Pavement Design Engineer

These titles cover a variety of roles within the transportation engineering field, including planning, design, analysis, and management of transportation systems, infrastructure, and networks. Keep in mind that job titles can vary based on the specific area of transportation and the responsibilities of the role.

Career

A transportation engineer has a plethora of career opportunities as they have the option to work with construction companies, transportation companies, and much more. In terms of career advancement prospects, a transportation engineer can work in top managerial positions after gaining significant experience. The diversity of transport engineering profiles gives professionals an advantage to achieve their dream roles. A perfect combination of knowledge and analytical thinking plays a key role in driving success in this field.

Curriculum

Transportation engineers are required to focus on building perennial and strong transportation systems. They are the foundation of every country’s secure transportation system and hence, the requirement of professionals in this field rises every coming year, be it in domestic or international territory. One can experience constant technological advancements in this field. These advancements have reached ultra-realistic 3D models of projects. These 3D models inculcate factors, such as stressors, electricity, and plumbing systems. To cope with these advancements, aspirants need to have a strong understanding of the field and upcoming trends. Therefore, completing our curriculum of certified transportation engineering courses will help you gain all the requisite knowledge.

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  • Skill Level Basic
  • Language English
  • Certificate Yes
  • Quizzes 10