Sharifullah Asady

Doctoral Candidate




Sharifullah Asady is pursuing his PhD at the Technical University of Munich (TUM), supported by the Volkswagen Group. He earned a Master's in Transportation Systems Engineering from TUM and a Bachelor's in Civil Engineering from Kabul University in Afghanistan. His Master's thesis explored the simulation of ride-hailing services in a digital twin. Before his Master's, he served as a traffic engineer and subsequently as a Project Manager for transportation projects at the Kabul Municipality in Afghanistan.

Work Experience

Feb. 2024 - Present PhD Candidate
  Volkswagen Group
  Wolfsburg, Germany
Oct. 2022 - Dec. 2023 Trainee - Transport Planning
  gevas humberg & partner GmbH

Munich, Germany

Mar. 2023 - Oct. 2023 Master Thesis Trainee
  Audi AG
  Ingolstadt, Germany
Mar. 2022 - Jun. 2023 Research Assistant
  TUM - Chair of Traffic Engineering and Control
  Munich, Germany
Jul. 2018 - Nov. 2020 Project Manager
  Kabul Municipality
  Kabul, Afghanistan
Jun. 2016 - Jul. 2018 Traffic Engineer
  Kabul Municipality
  Kabul, Afghanistan



Feb. 2024 - Present PhD Candidate
  Technical University of Munich
  Subject: A methodological approach to evaluate and optimize MaaS market potentials
Nov. 2020 - Sep. 2023 M.Sc. in Transportation Systems Engineering
  Technical University of Munich
  Specialization: Intelligent Transport Systems
  Thesis: Simulation of a ride-hailing service in a digital twin
Mar. 2012 - Dec. 2015 B.Sc. in Civil Engineering
  Kabul University
  Kabul, Afghanistan


Awards and Scholarship

Oct. 2020 - Sep. 2022 Study Scholarships - Master Studies for All Academic Disciplines
  Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdient (DAAD)