Graduation: Faculty of Engineering Official start: March 27 @ 9:00 am. Duration: 3h

Centre for Substation Automation and Energy Management Systems (CSAEMS)

Head of Research Centre:  Prof R Tzoneva tzonevar@cput.ac.za

The recently launched Centre for Substation Automation and Energy Management Systems is the only one of its kind in South Africa and offers specialised training, research and development in new technologies, which will improve power systems in South Africa.

The centre, equipped with a state ­of­ the ­art substation automation laboratory, will provide students with hands­-on experience, ensuring they hit the ground running when entering industry, and will also provide much needed training for engineers and technicians employed in industry.