PGDC (Hydro)

About programme:
Post Graduate Diploma Course in Hydro Power Plant Engineering –39 weeks full time course is running since 2009 at NPTI-HPTC, Nangal. Every year this course starts in September and admissions are through direct merit basis for which advertisement appears in leading National News Papers / Employment News/ on NPTI website in the month of May. The PGDC (Hydro) is having an exceptionally encouraging response in recruitment of these trained Power Engineers in Power sector utilities and allied industries through campus from this institute over the years.
The course covers the syllabus as per CEA, Regulations 2010.
The main objective of the course is to create a pool of technically trained manpower readily available for recruitment by the Power Sector Companies and allied industries in the area of Hydro Power Plants.
This PGDC (Hydro) is for those who desire to make career in the power sector. On successfully completing this course, the Graduate Engineers will find immense opportunities and preference in employment with various power sector companies.
Who may attend:
Fresh and Practising candidates having B.E/B.Tech. or equivalent in Mechanical / Electrical / Electrical & Electronics / Power Engineering.

Program profile:

Sl no.
1 General Introduction of Hydro Power Plant Engineering 2 Weeks
2 Power plant familiarization of Hydro Power Plant Engineering 3 Weeks
3 Planning & cost control 1 Week
4 Safety & First aid 1 Week
5 Construction activity of a Hydro Power Plants 2 Weeks
6 Electro mechanical equipment using in HYDRO Power Plants 3 Weeks
7 Hydro mechanical equipment Testing Erection & Commissioning 1 Week
8 Welding and NDT 1 Week
9 Control & Instrumentation 2 Week
10 Computer applications in Hydro Power plant 1 Week
11 Power Plant Protections 2 Week
12 Switchyard Equipment 1 Week
13 Power Plant Operation 2 Week
14 Load dispatch 1 Week
15 Maintenance of Hydro Power Plant Equipment 1 Week
16 Inspection of Hydro Power Plant Equipment 1 Week
17 Hydro Power Plant Simulator 1 Week
18 Introduction to Management 1 Week
19 Plant Operational Training at Hydro Power Plant (On-JOB) 6 Weeks
20 Plant maintenance Training at Hydro Power Plant (ON-JOB) 5 Weeks
21 Final assessment & Evaluation 1 Week
Total duration 39 Weeks


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