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HISTORY OF NSS UNIT:

The service Scheme was launched in 1969. It aims at the involvement mainly of undergraduate students on a voluntary basis in various activities of welfare work and national development which while making a contribution to socio-economic progress would also provide opportunities to the scholars to know and appreciate the issues of the communities, awaken social consciousness and inculcate in them a way of dignity of labour.

The University Grants Commission headed by Dr.Radhakrishnan recommended introduction of service within the academic institutions on a voluntary basis with a view to developing healthy contacts between the scholars and teachers on the one hand and establishing a constructive linkage between the campus and therefore the community on the opposite hand.

VISION of NSS:

To make a big contribution to the evolution of a highly advanced technological society with profound human values by nurturing scholars with unparalleled expertise and a high sense of ethics.

MISSION of NSS:

To offer a top quality professional education and training blended with a high sense of discipline and ethics to shape the scholars into people that can play an efficient role within the development of a knowledge society and thereby striving to bring the sunshine into the lives around them with human outlook.

Roles & Responsibilities of NSS Programme Officer:

  1. To coordinate NSS activities in accordance with the students’ ability and community demands.
  2. To coordinate internal resources available within the sort of teaching expertise of teachers for enhancing the knowledge and skills of the scholars in implementation of the scheme and
  3. To coordinate various external resources available within the sorts of government services; welfare agencies and voluntary bodies for the success of the NSS programme.

Roles & Responsibilities of college Members:

  1. To prepare orientation programme for NSS volunteers, explain them about the concept of welfare work , and teach them methods and skills required for achieving the objectives of the scheme;
  2. To promote community education through meetings, talks, news bulletins discussions etc.; and
  3. To help in formulating NSS programmes which can have direct relationship with the tutorial 

Roles & Responsibilities of Student Members:

  1. Understand the community during which they work
  2. Understand themselves in reference to their community
  3. Identify the requirements and problems of the community and involve them in problem-solving
  4. Develop among themselves a way of social and civic duty
  5. Utilize their knowledge find practical solutions to individual and community problems