Welcome to the Centre for Transport Studies website

The Centre for Transport Studies is a multidisciplinary research and postgraduate teaching body based in the Faculty of Engineering and the Built Environment’s Department of Civil Engineering. It provides a home for cross-departmental research within the field of transportation. It draws on the expertise of staff from UCT departments and other centres, as well as from nationally and internationally based academics and professionals. The Centre’s vision is an internationally recognised research and teaching body that produces relevant research, develops skilled professionals, and advocates innovative practices and institutional arrangements for the management of complex transport systems in the dynamic cities of South Africa and other African nations.