Protection and Control Technology


Antigona Selimaj © Copyright: Martin Braun


Antigona Selimaj

Team Resilient Grid Operation and Digitalization


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Description of the seminar

This one-week seminar delivers exclusive insight into protection and control of power grids for selected students. The course takes place in Austria every semester in cooperation with the company OMICRON.

This seminar is only available in German language. Please find more details on the German site of this course.

Course contents

  • Basic and special concepts of protection
  • Interfaces to control and communication systems
  • Challenges due to integration of decentralized energy resources
  • Presentations, demonstrations and learning exercises
  • Excursion to control room and hydro power plant of Illwerke VKW
  • Excursion to OMICRON’s head office


  • Completed Bachelor-studies
  • Master-programme related to Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology
  • Good German language skills (written and spoken)
  • Written application