NATIONAL SERVICE SCHEME popularly known as NSS was launched in 1969, under the Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports Govt. of India. The scheme was launched at the same time in 37 Universities involving 40,000 students with primary focus on the development of personality of students through community service and promotion of National solidarity. Aimed at developing student’s personality through community service, NSS is a voluntary association of young people at +2 levels, Colleges and Universities and has been working for a campus-community linkage.
It is a community service schemes with the motto “NOT ME BUT YOU”.
The central theme of NSS is trying to impress students that they should always keep before them their social responsibility. NSS works on the premise that it is possible to awaken the villagers and slum dwellers to their responsibilities and develop in them the confidence, to tackle their common problems with energy, enthusiasm and in a co-operative spirit, based on mutual aid and self-reliance.
The main objectives of National Service Scheme (NSS) are:
- To be aware of the society in which they work.
- To develop the social and civil responsibility.
- To utilize their knowledge in finding practical solutions of the problems of community.
- To develop the habit of sharing responsibilities.
- To obtain the qualities of leadership.
The College has been allotted two units of NSS which can accommodate 100 students/volunteers each.
Assistant Prof. Shanti Lal Joshi and Assistant Prof. Ms Suman Saini are the program officers of NSS units.
NSS units of the College undertake activities related to the following themes in the adopted village /ward and the College as well:
- Blood donation
- Disaster Management
- Adventure programs
- Social Awareness activities
- Environment conservation
- Personality Development
- Literacy awareness
- Health awareness