NSS (National Service Scheme) :

Our College has formed NSS unit from 2019 with the approval of Periyar University, Salem. 50 enthusiastic volunteers (undergraduates) actively participate in various social service activities. National service scheme was formed in India in 1969.The main goal of NSS is to foster national integration and social harmony, its motto being 'Not Me, But You'. The symbol of the NSS, the giant Rath Wheel stands for continuity as well as change and symbolizes the continuous striving of the NSS for social change.NSS helps students understand the community in which they work: it uses their knowledge to find practical solutions to community problems. NSS creates a sense of social and civic responsibility in the students who enrolled as volunteers.

Aims of NSS

  • To develop a national consciousness among the youth.
  • To generate social awareness among the students.
  • To shape students leadership qualities.
  • To strengthen the spirit of service and sacrifice in the younger generation.
  • These objectives are realized through various activities under the guidance and supervision of the NSS Programme Officers.

    NSS Volunteers generally work in villages, slums and voluntary agencies to complete 120 Hours of regular activities during an academic year. As per the fundamental principles National Service Scheme, a volunteer is expected to remain in constant touch with the society. Hence, it is vital that a particular village/slum is selected for implementation of NSS Programmes.