M.Tech. in Power Electronics

About the Course:

M.Tech in Power Electronics is a two-year full-time postgraduate program that deals with the intersection of electric power, distribution, and management. The course mainly focuses on electrical machines, high voltage DC transmission, power electronics and electrical devices’ control.

Duration 2 years
Intake 30
Course fee 51700/-
Eligibility Criteria B.Tech./M.Sc. in Relevant Subject

Integrated course available if any.: No

Salient Features

The course covers the domains like Power Electronics, Power Diodes, Thyristors, Power System Dynamics, Flexible AC Transmission systems etc. MTech Electrical Power System postgraduates can work as Engineering Executive, Senior Management Staff, Sr. Application Engineer, and Scientist in either private or public organizations.

Key areas of study:

Master of Technology in Power Electronicsis a postgraduate Power System Engineering course. The electrical power system includes power generation, electrical power transmission, electrical distribution, control & protection, electrical switchgear, electrical power transformers, control & relays, transmission substation, distribution substation, and all switchyard equipment. Topics such as power systems analysis in the steady-state and under transient conditions, system stability, protection and control, transmission and distribution system design and apparatus, and power system operations and planning are offered.

Program Education Objectives:

The objective of the course is to operate and maintain main electrical utilities for their efficient operations.  To make them understand concepts of utilization of Electrical Energy. To acquaint with the concepts of power system. It deals with basic theory of transmission lines modelling and their performance analysis.  It is important for the student to understand the mechanical design aspects of transmission lines, cables, insulators. These aspects are also covered in detail in this course.

Program Outcomes:

M.Tech.Power Electronicsdevelops analytical and problem solving skills of the candidates by equipping them with rightful experience and knowledge.

An ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering. An ability to identify, formulate, review research literature, and analyse engineering problems reaching substantiated conclusions using principles of mathematics, and engineering sciences. An ability to design solutions for engineering problems and to design a component, system, or process that meet the specified needs with appropriate consideration for the public health and safety, along with the cultural, societal, and environmental considerations. An ability to use research-based knowledge and techniques including design of experiments, analysis and interpretation of data, and synthesis of the information to provide valid conclusions. An ability to create, select, and apply appropriate techniques, resources, and modern engineering tools for prediction and modelling to complex engineering activities with an understanding of the limitations. The engineer and society: Achieve professional success with an understanding and appreciation of ethical behaviour, social responsibility, and diversity, both as individuals and in team environments. Environment and sustainability: Understand the impact of the professional engineering solutions in societal and environmental contexts, and demonstrate the knowledge for sustainable development to articulate a comprehensive world view that integrates diverse approaches to sustainability.

Program Specific Outcomes:

The program is beneficial for those interested in pursuing a career in Power Electronicsor further study to the Ph.D. level. It also provides you with in-depth knowledge of novel types of electric drives and solid-state power converters, as well as their associated control systems, with an emphasis on computer control. This program will prepare electrical engineers for professional practice in the electric utility industry or other applications of electric power.The program also provides a technical track of analytical and practical subjects that are necessary for engineering success in today’s power industry.

Industry Partner:

GMR , CSEB , Hira Group, University for Teaching Job

Placement Opportunities:

The most common employment areas of such postgraduates are Research and Development Centers, Colleges & Universities, Electricity Boards, Atomic Power Plants, Hydroelectric Power Plants, Thermal Power Plants etc. M. Tech. Students can easily get job opportunities in teaching sector in Govt. Engineering colleges as well as in Private Engineering colleges. After completion of Post-graduation they can take admission for Ph.D.

Job Scope:

Postgraduates of MTech Electrical Power System get to work in some of the top recruiting firms of the country such as BSNL, BHEL, HAL, DRDO etc. Moreover, such candidates can also apply for various job positions in foreign countries as well.
Best salary packages are offered to postgraduates of this domain as the starting salary itself is INR 3 LPA.The incentives keep on increasing as per the skills, knowledge and experience of the candidate and can go upto INR 12 LPA.

  • Indian Armed Forces
  • Hydroelectric Power Plants
  • Indian Railways
  • Thermal Power Plants
  • BSNL
  • Colleges & Universities
  • BHEL
  • HAL
  • State Wise Electricity Boards
  • DRDO

M.Tech. Power ElectronicsEngineering Job Types

  • Field Test Engineer
  • Service Engineer
  • Technical Director
  • Senior Sales Manager
  • Network Planning Engineer
  • Customer Support Engineer
  • Software Analyst
  • Electronics and Communications Consultant
  • Research & Development Software Engineer

Course Features

  • Lectures 0
  • Quizzes 0
  • Duration 10 weeks
  • Skill level All levels
  • Students 0
  • Assessments Yes