Design of Electrical Machines

Offered By: The Academic Council Of uLektz

Certified By:
The Academic Council of uLektz

45 hours of Learning Content

Maximum 1 months.

Learning Path

Linear : Sequential Order

Course Description
This course covers basic design principles of electrical machines. You will be able to design main parameters of an electric machine such as magnetic and electric loading, number of slots, winding dimensions. Thermal and structural design of electric machines will be also covered.

The student must know the basic notions of Electromagnetism, Electrical Machines and Electric Drives.

Course Study Materials

Module 1: Introduction

  • 1.1 Major considerations in Electrical Machine Design

  • 1.2 Choice of Specific Electrical and Magnetic loadings

  • 1.3 Thermal considerations

  • 1.4 Rating of machines

  • Introduction - Assessment

    10 Questions

Module 2: DC Machines

  • 2.1 Output Equations, Main Dimensions

  • 2.2 Magnetic Circuits Calculations

  • 2.3 Selection of number of poles

  • 2.4 Performance prediction using design values

  • DC Machines - Assessment

    10 Questions

Module 3: Transformers

  • 3.1 Output Equations

  • 3.2 Design of core and winding

  • 3.3 Operating characteristics

  • 3.4 Temperature rise in Transformers

  • 3.5 Design of Tank

  • Transformers - Assessment

    10 Questions

Module 4: Induction Motors

  • 4.1 Introduction to Induction motors

  • 4.2 Design of rotor bars & slots

  • 4.3 Magnetic leakage calculations

  • 4.4 Operating characteristics

  • Induction Motors - Assessment

    10 Questions

Module 5: Synchronous Machines

  • 5.1 Output equations

  • 5.2 Design of salient pole machines

  • 5.3 Armature design

  • 5.4 Design of Rotor

  • Synchronous Machines - Assessment

    10 Questions

Final Assessment

  • Final Assessment

    20 Questions


The certificate issued for the Course will have the student's Name, Photograph, Course Title, Certificate number, Date of course completion and the name(s) and logo(s) of the Certifying Bodies. Only the e-certificate will be made available. No Hard copies. The certificates can be e-verifiable at

  • Students are required to take online assessments with eProctoring.
  • Students will be assessed both at the end of each module and at the end of the Course.
  • Students scoring a minimum of 50% in the assessments are considered for Certifications
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Registration opens on 04-02-2019


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Course starts on 12-02-2020


You have completed 6 hours of learning for 12-07-2020. You can continue learning starting 13-07-2020.


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