Govindaraghavan Vijayaraghavan

B.E. (Hons) Electrical

Used EY Cert 2014


Vijay’s experience is primarily in the field of industrial power distribution systems. He has contributed to the design, engineering, commissioning and operation of HV distribution equipment in steel industry for over 15 years which includes outdoor switchyards, indoor MV switchgear and distribution substations. He has also been trained in the operation of large captive power plants forming part of integrated steel plant systems. He has worked as the head of testing of protection and HV equipment in a large 4 MTPA integrated steel plant.


He has also served as the head of the electrical and instrumentation group for over 2 decades in a firm of consulting engineers handling several large international projects, including the power distribution systems of large metallurgical industries and the integrated power generation plants, the captive thermal power generation unit of an Aluminium smelting and refining complex and Tonnage oxygen plants associated with steel manufacturing, among several others.


Vijay has been associated with IDC/EIT for over 10 years and has designed and presented training courses on various topics related to electrical power engineering. Vijay is a popular instructor his students often seek his advice in analysing and solving technical problems at work, sometimes long after the completion of the course itself.

Courses by this presenter

Name Level Release Date
EY1-SP Electrical Substation and Switchyard Design for Main Equipment 25-01-2016
DMN2-SP Engineering in Mining - Electrical Power Distribution 16-03-2016
DMN4-SP Engineering in Mining - Power System Protection 23-03-2016
DMN-SP Specialized Engineering (Engineering in Mining) 06-04-2016
DEE-SP Applied Electrical Engineering 01-06-2016
SAK-SP Swiss Army Knife of Videos on Engineering Skills 08-06-2016
SAK4 - Fundamentals of Electrical Engineering 05-07-2017
DEMO: SAK-SP Swiss Army Knife of Videos on Engineering Skills 08-06-2016