The National Service Scheme (NSS) is available in this college since 2004-2005 academic year. In this scheme a special camp of ten days duration is organized for students. Students of this college were selected at the state level, at the University level and also at National level. Regular programme are organized in this scheme at “Gokul Gram”, “Nirmal Gram” and at the “Adopted Gram” in the area.
What Is NSS?
National Service Scheme, under the Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports Govt. of India, popularly known as NSS was launched in Gandhiji’s Birth Centenary Year 1969, in 37 Universities involving 40,000 students with primary focus on the development of personality of students through community service. Today, NSS has more than 3.2 million student volunteers on its roll spread over 298 Universities and 42 (+2) Senior Secondary Councils and Directorate of Vocational Education all over the country. From its inception, more than 3.75 crores students from Universities, Colleges and Institutions of higher learning have benefited from the NSS activities, as student volunteers.
National Service Scheme provides the students an opportunity to understand the community. identify its needs and problems as well as the solutions in which they can be involved by assuming social and civic responsibilities. NSS also provides students with the opportunity to apply their education in finding practical solutions to the problems faced by the individuals and the community at large. NSS aims at arousing social consciousness of the youth with an overall objective of personality development through community service. NSS enables students to participate in various programmes of social service and national development, and to help the community.
Objectives Behind The NSS:
- To enable the students to understand the community in which they work.
- To understand themselves in relation to their community.
- To identify the needs & problems in the community in the solution of which they can be involved.
- To develop among themselves a sense of social and civic responsibility.
- To apply their education in finding practical solution to individual and community problems.
- To develop competence required for group living and sharing responsibilities.
- Gain skills in mobilizing community participation.
- To acquire leadership qualities and democratic attitude.
- To develop capacity to meet emergencies and national disasters
- To practice national integration.
Routine programs are organized in the campus of the institute as per the list of programs and mentioned in the calendar provided by the university. Some of these programs are as given:
- Orientation program at the beginning of session to introduce the students and newcomers about N.S.S.
- Plantation program
- Communal harmony day program
- N.S.S foundation day program
- Literacy awareness program
- Anti–tobacco and anti–drugs program
- World Aids day
- Blood donation program
- Youth week etc.