B.Tech. (Renewable and Sustainable Energy Engineering)- Renewable Energy - (discontinued from 2022)

DETAILS

The scope for renewable Energy is ever increasing due to its ‘Greener’ approach and it’s scope has been further catalysed due to decline in fossil fuels. India has declared ambitious mission of at least 5 times growth in renewable energy by 2030, creating huge opportunities for renewable energy professionals including research, consultancy, entrepreneurship, working professionals etc. B.Tech in Renewable Energy caters to the huge demand of energy professionals in India as well as overseas. The Renewable Energy specialisation promises students a prosperous career in future, as it will enable them to combat the issues of climate change and environmental sustainability.

Duration of Program

4 years (8 Semesters)

Seats

20*

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UPES’ curriculum framework is holistic in its overall structure and yet focuses on the individual need of the student to discover, experience, explore and challenge. Along with the core subject, students have the option to choose from subject-focused specialisations. They are also allowed to choose minor/exploratory subject from other schools at UPES that are: School of Engineering, School of Computer Science, School of Law, School of Business, School of Health Sciences, School of Design, School of Modern Media, and School of Liberal Studies.

Further, based on the multifaceted needs of the global workplace and evolving lifestyles, the curriculum offers Signature and Life-Skills courses through School for Life. To round off this learning experience, students are required to do mandatory internships in the social sector, government/public sector, and industry. The combinations available for students to pick and choose from are endless, ensuring both depth and width of knowledge.

PEO 1: Graduates will have the scientific and technical knowledge to have successful career in Industries & Electrical Engineering.

PEO 2: Graduates will have competency to analyse challenges and advancements in the focus areas of E-Vehicles, Electrical Machines, Power System, Control & Automation, Embedded Systems, AI application to Electrical Engineering & collaborative engineering industries.

PEO 3: Graduates will be motivated and confident to pursue advanced education, research and development and other creative efforts in electronics engineering and allied areas.

PEO 4: Graduates will have higher-order thinking and leadership skills to become technology leaders and entrepreneurs of tomorrow.

PEO 5: Graduates will contribute to the welfare of society and environment by taking sound professional and responsible technical decisions.

PSO 1: The student shall be able to Analyze and Design Electrical Systems for various industrial applications.

PSO 2: The students shall be able to Install, Operate and Maintain Electrical Power systems.

SEMESTER I

 

Category Course Credits
Life Skills Life Skills 1 2
Life Skills Life Skills 2 2
Major Mathematics I 4
Major Physics I 4
Major Object Oriented Programming 3
Major Basic Electrical and Electronics Engineering 3
Major Object Oriented Programming Lab 1
Major Basic Electrical and Electronics Engg Lab 1
Major Physics I Lab 1
  Total 21

 

   

SEMESTER II

 

Category Course Credits
Signature Course Signature 1 3
Life Skills Life Skills 3 2
Major Chemistry I 4
Major Mathematics II 4
Major Workshop Practices 2
Major Engineering Graphics 2
Major Chemistry I Lab 1
     
  Total 18

 

   

SEMESTER III

 

Category Course Credits
Exploratory Exploratory 1 3
Life Skill Life Skill 4 2
Major Advanced Programming  3
Major Hydro & Small Power Generation 2
Major Energy Scenario & Security 2
Major Performance Analysis of Thermal equipment 3
Major Electrical Power System I 3
Major Solar PV  Technologies 3
Major Measurement & Instrumentation  2
Major Measurement & Instrumentation Lab  1
Life Skill Social Internship 0
  Total 24

 

   

SEMESTER IV

 

Category Course Credits
Signature Course Signature 2 3
Life Skills Life Skills 5 2
Major Solar Thermal Technology 2
Major Wind Energy technology 3
Major Performance Analysis of Electric equipment 3
Major eVehicles Technology 3
Major eV Technology Lab  1
Major RET Lab  1
Major Digital Electronics 3
     
  Total 21

 

   

SEMESTER V

 

Category Course Credits
Signature Course Signature 3 3
Life Skills Life Skills 6 2
Exploratory Exploratory 2 3
Major Electrical Power System II 3
Major Biomass Conversion Technology 3
Major Energy Efficiency management 3
Major Smart Grid & IOT 3
Major Energy Audit Lab  1
Major Power System & Smart Grid Lab  1
Major Specialization Course  I 3
  Total 25

 

   

SEMESTER VI

 

Category Course Credits
Signature Course Signature 4 3
Exploratory Exploratory 3 3
Major Hydrogen Energy & Fuel Cell 3
Major Green Building Technologies  3
Major Digitization in Renewable Energy  3
Major Power System Simulation Lab  1
Major IoT Lab  1
Major Project 1 2
Major Specialization Course II 3
Major Industrial Visit 0
  Total 22

 

  

SEMESTER VII

 

Category Course Credits
Signature Course Signature 5 3
Exploratory Exploratory 4 3
Major Energy Storage technologies 3
Major Energy policies & market 3
Major Energy Storage & Grid Integration Lab  1
Major Specialization Course III 3
Major Comprehensive Viva 0
Major Industrial Internship 0
Major Project 2 4
  Total 20

 

  

SEMESTER VIII

 

Category Course Credits
Exploratory Exploratory 5 3
Signature Course Signature 6 3
Major Project 3 5
Major Specialization Course IV 3
  Total 14

 

SPECIALISATION

Course Credits
Alternate energy technology 3
O & M of Renewable Energy plants 3
AI in Energy Management 3
Distributed power & Resiliency 3

 

UPES believes in offering innovative course delivery with digital experience, field visits, model making, research-based learning and project based learning, to ensure the best learning outcome for students. UPES has collaborated with the online Learning Management System, Coursera, which provides the student access to world class courses from leading universities across the world, with top-notch academicians conducting the courses.

  1. Hybrid Blending and Online(HBO)
  2. Active learning in engineering
    1. Integration of classroom demonstrations to aid teaching and learning
    2. Integration of simulations into classroom teaching and learning. 
  3. Introduction of 'Innovative Assignment Electrical hardware design and development for inculcating integrity and self-reliance in students.
  4. Learning of various programming courses like Aurdino, Python etc from IIT Bombay (online mode :Spoken Tutorial, MHRD initiative)
  • All power generation, transmission, distribution companies
  • Any industry in any sector may be textile, steel, cement, fertilizer, petrochemical, shipping, traction, automobile etc.
  • Service sector companies like IT companies, banking, telecommunication etc.
  • Consulting companies

Academic –Industry interaction is a regular practice at EEE Department UPES. More than 100 workshops, guest lecture has been conducted for the students. Students are also encourages to visits the industry establishments. Industry specific certification programs are conducted by Industry experts and at the industrial premises that helps students to gain, hands on industrial experience. Summer internship at the domain specific industry and Industrial Visits are part of curriculum and are credited courses.
The B. Tech Electrical Engineering program has signed MoU with TATA Power as well.
Glimpses of the some of the workshops/industrial visits are as following:

  • Workshop on Condition Monitoring: Two days workshop on Condition Monitoring by Mr. Hemant Bari, DGM, DTPS, Dahanu, Mumbai, Maharashtra
  • Interactive session with Dr. D.P.Kothari, Former Director, IIT Delhi.
  • Interactive Session with Industry leaders at Industry premises (Reliance, Shahjanhpur)
  • Alumni Interaction. Mr. Krishna (2014 passout) working as Project Engineer at Noida Power, interacting with students.
  • Visit to Thermal power Plant, Raipur.
  • Mr. Sanjay Raich, Chief Engineer, Tata Steel (Raipur); interacting with students.
  • Thermal Power Plant Simulator training at Essar Power Plant, Jamnagar
  • Students get opportunity to interaction with senior officials of Industry (DTPS, Dahanu)
  • International workshop with support of Purdue University faculty, Chicago, USA
  • Workshop on Hands on experience on eVehicle
  • Students are Encouraged to participate at the various technical and co-curricular competitions held across the world.
  • More than hundreds of students have participated at the various competitions and technical events and won the prizes.
  • Students are also encourages to take the national level competitive examinations as GATE, CAT etc.
  • International student exchange program is the crown of the department. Under student international exchange program, Indian students will get opportunity to visits, international universities and also students from other countries like Canada, France, Russia study at the department.

Some of notable achievements are as following:

  • Mr. Raghav Chawla & Ms. Anukruti, have got fully funded summer internship at ‘Total Oil, France’
  • Mr. Ankshit Dixit, got an opportunity at international exchange program to study at TOMSK Polytechniqu, Russia.
  • Ms. Tanushree, work French scholarship during her international Exchange Program.
  • Three Students from department won AEE, USA scholarship:
  • Students received prize for their paper at IIT, Roorkee
  • Alumni of department Mr. Shubhnkar, serving for nobel cause ‘Teach for India’
  • IEEE Student chapter: Students are motivated to showcase their leadership and organizing skills through IEEE Student chapter activities

Minimum 50% Marks in Class X and XII. Minimum 50 % in PCM (Physics/Chemistry
and Mathematics) in Class XII

Admissions Open

Dates to be announced

Program Educational Objectives (PEOs)

PEO 1: Graduates will have the scientific and technical knowledge to have successful career in Industries & Electrical Engineering.

PEO 2: Graduates will have competency to analyse challenges and advancements in the focus areas of E-Vehicles, Electrical Machines, Power System, Control & Automation, Embedded Systems, AI application to Electrical Engineering & collaborative engineering industries.

PEO 3: Graduates will be motivated and confident to pursue advanced education, research and development and other creative efforts in electronics engineering and allied areas.

PEO 4: Graduates will have higher-order thinking and leadership skills to become technology leaders and entrepreneurs of tomorrow.

PEO 5: Graduates will contribute to the welfare of society and environment by taking sound professional and responsible technical decisions.

Program Specific Outcomes (PSOs)

PSO 1: The student shall be able to Analyze and Design Electrical Systems for various industrial applications.

PSO 2: The students shall be able to Install, Operate and Maintain Electrical Power systems.

Curriculum

SEMESTER I

 

Category Course Credits
Life Skills Life Skills 1 2
Life Skills Life Skills 2 2
Major Mathematics I 4
Major Physics I 4
Major Object Oriented Programming 3
Major Basic Electrical and Electronics Engineering 3
Major Object Oriented Programming Lab 1
Major Basic Electrical and Electronics Engg Lab 1
Major Physics I Lab 1
  Total 21

 

   

SEMESTER II

 

Category Course Credits
Signature Course Signature 1 3
Life Skills Life Skills 3 2
Major Chemistry I 4
Major Mathematics II 4
Major Workshop Practices 2
Major Engineering Graphics 2
Major Chemistry I Lab 1
     
  Total 18

 

   

SEMESTER III

 

Category Course Credits
Exploratory Exploratory 1 3
Life Skill Life Skill 4 2
Major Advanced Programming  3
Major Hydro & Small Power Generation 2
Major Energy Scenario & Security 2
Major Performance Analysis of Thermal equipment 3
Major Electrical Power System I 3
Major Solar PV  Technologies 3
Major Measurement & Instrumentation  2
Major Measurement & Instrumentation Lab  1
Life Skill Social Internship 0
  Total 24

 

   

SEMESTER IV

 

Category Course Credits
Signature Course Signature 2 3
Life Skills Life Skills 5 2
Major Solar Thermal Technology 2
Major Wind Energy technology 3
Major Performance Analysis of Electric equipment 3
Major eVehicles Technology 3
Major eV Technology Lab  1
Major RET Lab  1
Major Digital Electronics 3
     
  Total 21

 

   

SEMESTER V

 

Category Course Credits
Signature Course Signature 3 3
Life Skills Life Skills 6 2
Exploratory Exploratory 2 3
Major Electrical Power System II 3
Major Biomass Conversion Technology 3
Major Energy Efficiency management 3
Major Smart Grid & IOT 3
Major Energy Audit Lab  1
Major Power System & Smart Grid Lab  1
Major Specialization Course  I 3
  Total 25

 

   

SEMESTER VI

 

Category Course Credits
Signature Course Signature 4 3
Exploratory Exploratory 3 3
Major Hydrogen Energy & Fuel Cell 3
Major Green Building Technologies  3
Major Digitization in Renewable Energy  3
Major Power System Simulation Lab  1
Major IoT Lab  1
Major Project 1 2
Major Specialization Course II 3
Major Industrial Visit 0
  Total 22

 

  

SEMESTER VII

 

Category Course Credits
Signature Course Signature 5 3
Exploratory Exploratory 4 3
Major Energy Storage technologies 3
Major Energy policies & market 3
Major Energy Storage & Grid Integration Lab  1
Major Specialization Course III 3
Major Comprehensive Viva 0
Major Industrial Internship 0
Major Project 2 4
  Total 20

 

  

SEMESTER VIII

 

Category Course Credits
Exploratory Exploratory 5 3
Signature Course Signature 6 3
Major Project 3 5
Major Specialization Course IV 3
  Total 14

 

SPECIALISATION

Course Credits
Alternate energy technology 3
O & M of Renewable Energy plants 3
AI in Energy Management 3
Distributed power & Resiliency 3

 

Innovative Teaching and Learning

UPES believes in offering innovative course delivery with digital experience, field visits, model making, research-based learning and project based learning, to ensure the best learning outcome for students. UPES has collaborated with the online Learning Management System, Coursera, which provides the student access to world class courses from leading universities across the world, with top-notch academicians conducting the courses.

  1. Hybrid Blending and Online(HBO)
  2. Active learning in engineering
    1. Integration of classroom demonstrations to aid teaching and learning
    2. Integration of simulations into classroom teaching and learning. 
  3. Introduction of 'Innovative Assignment Electrical hardware design and development for inculcating integrity and self-reliance in students.
  4. Learning of various programming courses like Aurdino, Python etc from IIT Bombay (online mode :Spoken Tutorial, MHRD initiative)
Career Prospects
  • All power generation, transmission, distribution companies
  • Any industry in any sector may be textile, steel, cement, fertilizer, petrochemical, shipping, traction, automobile etc.
  • Service sector companies like IT companies, banking, telecommunication etc.
  • Consulting companies
Academia – Industry Interactions

Academic –Industry interaction is a regular practice at EEE Department UPES. More than 100 workshops, guest lecture has been conducted for the students. Students are also encourages to visits the industry establishments. Industry specific certification programs are conducted by Industry experts and at the industrial premises that helps students to gain, hands on industrial experience. Summer internship at the domain specific industry and Industrial Visits are part of curriculum and are credited courses.
The B. Tech Electrical Engineering program has signed MoU with TATA Power as well.
Glimpses of the some of the workshops/industrial visits are as following:

  • Workshop on Condition Monitoring: Two days workshop on Condition Monitoring by Mr. Hemant Bari, DGM, DTPS, Dahanu, Mumbai, Maharashtra
  • Interactive session with Dr. D.P.Kothari, Former Director, IIT Delhi.
  • Interactive Session with Industry leaders at Industry premises (Reliance, Shahjanhpur)
  • Alumni Interaction. Mr. Krishna (2014 passout) working as Project Engineer at Noida Power, interacting with students.
  • Visit to Thermal power Plant, Raipur.
  • Mr. Sanjay Raich, Chief Engineer, Tata Steel (Raipur); interacting with students.
  • Thermal Power Plant Simulator training at Essar Power Plant, Jamnagar
  • Students get opportunity to interaction with senior officials of Industry (DTPS, Dahanu)
  • International workshop with support of Purdue University faculty, Chicago, USA
  • Workshop on Hands on experience on eVehicle
Achievements
  • Students are Encouraged to participate at the various technical and co-curricular competitions held across the world.
  • More than hundreds of students have participated at the various competitions and technical events and won the prizes.
  • Students are also encourages to take the national level competitive examinations as GATE, CAT etc.
  • International student exchange program is the crown of the department. Under student international exchange program, Indian students will get opportunity to visits, international universities and also students from other countries like Canada, France, Russia study at the department.

Some of notable achievements are as following:

  • Mr. Raghav Chawla & Ms. Anukruti, have got fully funded summer internship at ‘Total Oil, France’
  • Mr. Ankshit Dixit, got an opportunity at international exchange program to study at TOMSK Polytechniqu, Russia.
  • Ms. Tanushree, work French scholarship during her international Exchange Program.
  • Three Students from department won AEE, USA scholarship:
  • Students received prize for their paper at IIT, Roorkee
  • Alumni of department Mr. Shubhnkar, serving for nobel cause ‘Teach for India’
  • IEEE Student chapter: Students are motivated to showcase their leadership and organizing skills through IEEE Student chapter activities
Eligibility

Minimum 50% Marks in Class X and XII. Minimum 50 % in PCM (Physics/Chemistry
and Mathematics) in Class XII

Selection Criteria

Admissions Open

Dates to be announced

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