National Institute of Solar Energy (NISE) is organizing “Suryamitra” skill development programs, in collaboration with State Nodal Agencies, at various locations across the country. The duration of this skill development program is 600 hrs (approx 90 days). This is the residential program and it is free which includes boarding and lodging. Suryamitra Skill Development Programs are sponsored by Ministry of New & RenewableEnergy, Govt. of India.