“Earn while You Learn” Advanced Diploma in Solar & Alternate Energy

Tata Institute of Social Sciences- School of Vocational Education Advanced Diploma in Solar & Alternate Energy.

The approach adopted is called the Work Integrated Training Programme (WITP). This Vocational Educational Programme is being implemented for the first time in India with a focus on Job specific skills rather than providing only a broad based education. The aim is to enable the student to learn the skill by engaging in on job-training at real shop floor of the industry/company along with classroom theoretical training.

About TISS

The Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) is a premier institute of Social Work in India. It was established in 1936 and was recognized as a Deemed University by the University Grant Commission (UGC) of India in the year 1964 and as a result, diversified its activities.

The University Grants Commission (UGC) has launched a scheme on skills development based higher education as part of college/university education, leading to Bachelor of Vocation (B.Voc.), Degree with multiple exits such as Diploma/Advanced Diploma under the NSQF.  Ministry of HRD, Government of India had issued an Executive Order in September 2011 for National Vocational Education Qualification Framework (NVEQF). Subsequently, Ministry of Finance, in pursuance of the decision of Cabinet Committee on Skill Development in its meeting held on 19th December, 2013, has issued a notification for National Skills Qualifications Framework (NSQF) which supersedes NVEQF. The B.Voc. Programme is focused on universities and colleges providing undergraduate studies which would also incorporate specific job roles and their NOSs along with broad based general education. This would enable the graduates completing B.Voc. to make a meaningful participation in accelerating India’s economy by gaining appropriate employment, becoming entrepreneurs and creating appropriate knowledge.

Method of Teaching:  Class room teaching and demonstration, learner will actively be involved in learning by giving assignments, participating in symposium. The learner shall be encouraged to analyze the field work in light of classroom theory learnt.

Method of Assessment & Weightage:  At end of Semester -Theory examination of total 60 marks shall be conducted where 40 marks question shall be dedicated towards field application of theories and principles and 20 marks would be directly theory/fact based questions.  And Practical examination would be total of 40 marks which will be evaluated through viva voice and field demonstration.

Examination and Assessment The assessment for the general education component will be done by the TISS as per the prevailing standards and procedures. The assessment for the skill development components will necessarily focus on practical demonstrations of the skills acquired. TISS will consult the respective Sector Skill Council or COE for designing the examination and assessment pattern for the skill development components. TISS may also consider using the designated assessors of Sector Skill Councils/industry associations for the conduct of practical assessment or draw from the panel of examiners appointed by TISS-SVE. TISS will establish a credit based assessment and evaluation system for the B.Voc. Programme.

TISS-SVE- SHRI BALAJI Projects -Lucknow

Objectives :

  •  To provide judicious mix of skills relating to a profession and appropriate content of General Education.
  •  To ensure that the students have adequate knowledge and skills, so that they are work ready at each exit point of the programme.
  • To provide flexibility to the students by means of pre-defined entry and multiple exit points.
  • To integrate NSQF within the undergraduate level of higher education in order to enhance employability of the graduates and meet industry requirements. Such graduates apart from meeting the needs of local and national industry are also expected to be equipped to become part of the global workforce.
  • To provide vertical mobility to students coming out of 10+2 with vocational subjects.
  • The certification levels will lead to Diploma/Advanced Diploma/B. Voc. Degree in Renewable Energy Technology and will be offered under the aegis of the TISS.

For B.Voc 3 years Course Eligibilty:

  • Diploma in relevant trade from AICTE/UGC/Recognized body/university/ institution.
  • NSQF level 05 passed AICTE / Community college system from a recognized university.


Refers to the conventional paper, which is portion of the subject matter to be covered in a semester. A semester shall contain many such courses from general and skill development areas. A course may be designed to comprise lectures/ tutorials/laboratory work/ field work/ outreach activities/ project work/ vocational training/viva/ seminars/ term papers/assignments/ presentations/ self-study etc. or a combination of some of these.

Boarding and Lodging:

Boarding and lodging Excluding [Hostel stay on twin sharing basis, Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner] for the participants will be arranged in Hostel.

*Boarding and lodging per candidate shall be charged separately.
Course Fee:

Particular Quarterly Semester Annually Examination Fees Total Fees/ Years
B.Voc Diploma/ Ad. Diploma/ Degree Rs.9,000/- Rs.18,000/- Rs.36,000/- Rs.3,200/- Rs.39,200/-
P.G Diploma in E-Vehicle Technology Rs.12,500/- Rs.25,000/- Rs.50,000/- Rs.5,000/- Rs.55,000/-

Training Hub Center,  TISS-SVE

Tata Institute of Social Science – School of Vocational Education
Shri Balaji Projects

Dwivedi Palace, Mohaan Road, Fatehganj, Lucknow-226101

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