"BETTER ROADS BEGIN WITH BETTER KNOWLEDGE"
RASTA, an acronym for Resource centre for Asphalt and Soil Training Academy, is the Center for Road Technology started in the year 2002 at Bangalore, India. RASTA is an initiative of the VOLVO Group, India, to bridge the knowledge gap between the academic learning and the industry needs, with more focus on hands on experience. RASTA is an independent, impartial expert Institute on Road building process and a non-profit organization, managed by an Independent Trust of Volvo India Pvt Ltd.
The Road Institute is a self-sustaining entity, which can support and fuel its growth as
RASTA offers PG and PhD programmes in Road Technology, M.Tech programmes in Infrastructure & Construction Management. RASTA offers specialized training programs catering to working professionals from Government departments, construction companies and consulting organisations.