Financing of Traffic Infrastructure and Operations



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  Toll bridge

summer semester

The course "Financing of Traffic Infrastructure and Operations" is relevant for the following study courses:

  • M.Sc. Bauingenieurwesen
  • M.Sc. Wirtschaftsingenieurwesen
  • M.Sc. Mobilität und Verkehr

The course is held in the summer semester in cooperation with the

  • Chair of Urban Engineering and Urban Transport (ISB )
  • Chair of Highway Research (ISAC)
  • Chair of Railway Engineering and Transport Economics (VIA)

The course will teach you a general understanding about the financial law and the budget act. On top of that the basic of law and the general contract forms will be introduced.

The teaching and learning contents are:

  • A deepened understanding of the legal framework for financing transport infrastructure in Germany and Europe
  • Ability to apply the methods of financing and profitability analysis
  • Ability to provide independent public infrastructure planning and maintenance of the infrastructure
  • Application of Infrastructure Financing Models

Term paper:

  • Rated term paper: 25% of the final score
  • Processing the housework in groups of two
  • Topics are given via a doodle survey
  • 15 to 20 minutes of lecture
  • Scope of the written work: 10-15 pages


  • Examinations 75%
  • Term paper 25%

Time scale:

  • Lecture: 4 SWS (Semester Credit Hours)
  • Exercise: 1 SWS (Semester Credit Hours)

The information booklet on "Financing of Traffic Infrastructure and Operations" is available for download on L²P or can be viewed in the display case at the institute.