National Service Scheme [NSS] is an extension aspect to the higher education system to learn about the student youth to community service while they are studying in educational institutions, under the guidance of Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports, Govt. of India
• To understand the community in which they work;
• To identify the needs and problems of the community and involve them in problem solving process.
• To develop among themselves a sense of social and civic responsibility.
• To utilize their knowledge in finding practical solution to individual and community problems.
• Various Activities Undertaken By The NSS Volunteers In Adopted Villages/Slums For Community Service On Yearly Basis.
The National Service Scheme (NSS) is an Indian government-sponsored publicservice program conducted by the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports of the Government of India. Popularly known as NSS, the scheme was launched in Gandhiji's Centenary year in 1969. Aimed at developing student's personality through community service, NSS is a voluntary association of young people in Colleges The programme aims to instill the idea of social welfare in students, and to provide service to society without bias. NSS volunteers work to ensure that everyone who is needy gets help to enhance their standard of living and lead a life of dignity. In doing so, volunteers learn from people in villages how to lead a good life despite a scarcity of resources. It also provides help in natural and man-made disasters by providing food, clothing and first aid to the disaster's victims.
After witnessing the battle Solferino Jean Henry Dunant quoted"By Thy power, let there be peace, O God!", and this led to the formation of Red Cross Society. As every tree grows from a small seed, the Red Cross society has grown in stages. The fundamental principles of the Youth Red Cross (YRC) society are humanity, impartiality, neutrality, independence, voluntary service, unity and universality.
The overall function of the NSS and YRC Advisory Committee at the college level is to advise on the various activities of NSS and YRC based on the immediate and urgent needs of the students and the community. The two committees meet regularly at least four times a year.
Young volunteers can make a significant contribution to meeting the needs of the most helpless people within their local communities through Youth Red Cross programme. This has been designed to involve young people as much as possible in the movement and its activities not only as workers and also as beneficiaries, but as partners in management.
• Blood Donation Camps
• First Aid Training programmes
• Environment awareness camps
• Clean and green in our campus
• Other Voluntary / Social Service Activities