NSS

NATIONAL SERVICE SCHEME (NSS)

PROGRAMME OFFICER

Mrs. Y. Abida Banu, M.A., M.Phil
Head of the Department,
Department of Urdu.

ASST. COORDINATORS

1. Ms. A.Saranya, M.Sc.,
Assistant Professor,
Department of Bio-Technology.

2. Ms. Sheela Mary, M.Sc., M.Phil.,
Assistant Professor,
Department of Bio-Technology.

OUR MOTTO

“Not me, but you”

OBJECTIVES

National Service Scheme (NSS) aims at arousing social consciousness of the youth with an overall objective of personality development of the students through community service. The college has one unit.

ACTIVITIES

The NSS of our college indulges in a wide range of activities, which includes the regular activities and special camp activities.

THE REGULAR ACTIVITIES ARE
  • Energy conservation
  • Waste management program
  • Improvement of children’s education
  • Adult and non-formal education
  • Health, nutrition, family welfare campaigns for public
  • Celebration /Observation of important days.
SPECIAL CAMP

Special camping forms an integral part of National Service Scheme. It has special appeal to the youth as it provides unique opportunities to the students for group- living, collective experience sharing and constant interaction with community.

SPECIAL COMPAIGNS ARE ORGANISED GENERALLY ON VARIOUS DEVELOPMENTAL ISSUES OF NATIONAL IMPORTANCE.

In the past the themes of the special camping programmes have been, ‘Youth for Rural Reconstruction’, ‘Youth for Eco-Development’ and ‘Youth for Mass Literacy’. The current theme of our NSS camp – “HEALTHY YOUTH FOR WEALTHY INDIA”.

Every year 50 percent of the volunteers of each NSS unit are expected to participate in the special camp.

DURATION OF THE CAMP

The NSS camp will be of 7 days duration. The NSS volunteers are expected to be in the camp throughout the period, from the inaugural day and depart from the camp only on closing day after the valedictory function.

IMPORTANT ACTIVITIES
  •  Manual work for accomplishment of the project like construction of small village complex, sustainable development activities like gardening & other project depending on the needs and priorities of the locals.
  • Discussion on topics like, Character-Building, Development of culture, Family welfare, Health and Hygiene, National Integration.
  •  Personality development programmes, National Integration camps, Blood donation camp, medical camps.
  • Awareness on AIDS control.
  • Awareness on Organ donation, Environmental awareness programmes, Tree plantation etc,
  • Awareness on primary health care.
  • Awareness on importance of latrine usage.
  • Awareness on cleaning water tanks.
  • Awareness on cleaning of holy places.
  • Awareness on tree plantation.
  • Awareness on education and employment.
  • Awareness on the right to vote.
  • Awareness on environmental management.
  • Awareness on development of sports and cultural activities.

Special Camps were conducted in the following places

S.No. YEAR OF THE CAMP PLACE
 1. 2011   Ramdass nagar(Melvisharam)
 2. 2012   Gandhi nagar(Melvisharam)
 3. 2013   Ramdass nagar(Melvisharam)