The Department was established in 1991 with a five year B.Tech (URP) programme. It recently added the M.Tech (Urban Mgt.) and Ph.D. Programme. The Department has produced many registered town planners who are distinguishing themselves in the field. It is also making some contribution in community service to state and local governments. With a student size of 268 B.Tech, 19 M.Tech and 3 Ph.D. students, as well as 34 Staff, the department is quite matured and vibrantly engaged in teaching and research in the technology applications in Urban and Regional planning.