The School of Transportation does research on a broad spectrum of subjects related multi-model transportation, including highway engineering, urban transportation, traffic management and control, geotechnical engineering, civil aviation airports, geographic information system, surveying and mapping, and port and waterway engineering. We have been consistently leading the country in the areas of urban transportation planning, system optimization, and pavement structures and materials.

Currently we have 8 institutes, 3 research centers and 2 industrial organizations in the Sipailou campus in the city center. In the near future we will be moving to Jiulonghu campus in Jiangning with vast lab spaces and high-end tech facilities. We embrace the latest technologies and are keeping our pace to the world's tech trend. We aim to build a first class world research centers in the next 5 to 10 years.