Profile of Mr M Shafiq-Ur ITS, University of Leeds

M Shafiq-Ur

Associate Professor in the Department of Urban & Regional Planning, Jahangirnagar University, Bangladesh since 2009. Also worked as a Lecturer and Assistant Professor in various universities since 2000. Research interest is urban transport management, public transport, urban governance, regional development planning & management.
Now doing PhD at Institute for Transport Studies (ITS), Leeds University, UK. Alumnus of The Sydney University, Australia and University of Dortmund, Germany. Regional Coordinator of Commonwealth Commission.

General research interests

Public transport planning

PhD/Postdoctoral Research Title

Integrating BRT with Rickshaw in Developing Cities

Latest deposited documents

Integrating Rickshaws with Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) Systems in Developing Cities image
Integrating Rickshaws with Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) Systems in Developing Cities (April 2012)

  In recent years, many cities (i.e. Delhi, Manila, Dhaka, Jakarta) have tried to restrain rickshaws either for reducing congestion (smooth...

Integrating Rickshaws with Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) Systems in Developing Cities image
Integrating Rickshaws with Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) Systems in Developing Cities (February 2012)

Various types of non-motorized modes and para-transits have been evolved due to rapid growth of city and unavailability of formal public transport...