CET753 Power System Operation and Planning III

Course Provider

School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering (EEE)



Academic Unit



The course aims to understand the concepts of probability and reliability, and generation system reliability planning. The course also focuses on the transmission system reliability planning and generation and transmission reliability planning.

This course is part of:

- Graduate Certificate in Power Engineering
- FlexiMasters in Power Engineering

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At the end of the course, learners  are able to:

1. understand the important functions and issues involved in different activities associated with power system planning.

2. provide the fundamental concepts and techniques required to deal with issues in power system planning.

3. probe further the knowledge needed in safeguarding the power system and improving the grid resilience against uncertainties of generation resources and load demands during system planning.

Probability and Reliability Concepts

Overview of basic probability concepts Failure rate and reliability function

Generation System Reliability Planning

System reserve Power market Generation system reliability indices and evaluation techniques

Transmission System Reliability Planning

Transmission system reliability indices and evaluation techniques

Generation and Transmission Reliability Planning

Generation and transmission reliability models Reliability indices Composite system evaluation techniques

For engineers who wish to upgrade their technical knowledge and skills in the area of power and energy engineering, which can be applied in the power supply industry.

Standard Course Fee: S$1,635

SSG Funding Support

 Course fee

Course fee payable after SSG funding, if eligible under various schemes


BEFORE funding & GST

AFTER funding & 9% GST

Singapore Citizens (SCs) and Permanent Residents (PRs) (Up to 70% funding)



Enhanced Training Support for SMEs (ETSS)


SCs aged ≥ 40 years old
SkillsFuture Mid-career Enhanced Subsidy (MCES)
(Up to 90% funding)

  • Standard course fee is inclusive of GST.
  • NTU/NIE alumni may utilise their $1,600 Alumni Course Credits. Click here for more information.


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CET742 Power Electronic Converters I1
CET743 Power Electronic Converters II1
CET744 Power Electronic Converters II1
CET745 Power Quality I1
CET746 Power Quality II1
CET747 Power Quality III1
CET748 Renewable Energy Systems in Smart Grids I1
CET749 Renewable Energy Systems in Smart Grids II1
CET750 Renewable Energy Systems in Smart Grids III1
CET751 Power System Operation and Planning I1
CET752 Power System Operation and Planning II1
CET754 Power System Modelling and Control I1
CET755 Power System Modelling and Control II1
CET756 Power System Modelling and Control III1

Listed courses are:

  • Credit-bearing and stackable to Graduate Certificate in Power Engineering (total 9AUs) and FlexiMasters in Power Engineering (total 15AUs).
  • SSG funded and SkillsFuture Credit approved.