National Service Scheme
National Service Scheme
National Service Scheme popularly known as NSS, the scheme was launched in Mahatma Gandhi Centenary year 1969 and aimed at developing student's personality through community service. The overall objective of the National Service is educational. This objective is attained through the service to the community.
National Service Scheme (NSS) is a permanent youth Program under the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports, Government of India and funded by Government of Tamilnadu and Government of India.
The overall objective of NSS is Personality Development through community service. The objectives of NSS is to:
The main objectives of National Service Scheme (NSS) are :
- i. Understand the community in which they work
- ii. Understand themselves in relation to their community
- iii. Identify the needs and problems of the community and involve them in problem-solving
- iv. Develop among themselves a sense of social and civic responsibility
- v. Utilize their knowledge in finding practical solutions to individual and community problems
- vi. Develop competence required for group-living and sharing of responsibilities
- vii. Gain skills in mobilizing community participation
- viii. Acquire leadership qualities and democratic attitudes
- ix. Develop capacity to meet emergencies and natural disasters and
- x. Practice national integration and social harmony
The motto or watchword of the NSS is "Not me but you". It underlines that the welfare of an individual is ultimately dependent on the welfare of society on the whole. This express the essence of democratic living and upholds the need for selfless service and appreciation of the other man's point of view and also consideration for fellow human beings.
NSS was formally launched on 24th September 1969, the birth Centenary year of Father of Nation. Therefore, 24 September is celebrated every year as NSS Day with appropriate programs and activities
- National Service Scheme of Dr. N.G.P Institute of Technology in association with Youth Red Cross and Red Ribbon Club, Coimbatore, as a part of the ‘Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav’ celebrations by The Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs have been organized an “AIDS Awareness Rally” on 17.12.2021.
- National Service Scheme of Dr. N.G.P Institute of Technology in association with KMCH Medical College Hospital have been organized a “Free Vaccination Camp “at Dr. N.G.P Institute of Technology on 24.08.2021.
- The National Service Scheme and department of Civil Engineering, Dr.N.G.P Institute of Technology have been organized an extension activity on “Voting Awareness campaign” on 26.03.2021.
- National Service Scheme of Dr. N.G.P Institute of Technology have been organized a rally as part of SWACHH BHARAT CLEAN INDIA at Vagarayampalayam village, Coimbatore on 07.03.2020.
- National Service Scheme of Dr. N.G.P Institute of Technology in association with Health care club have been organized a one-day outreach programme on “Awareness Campaign on Corona virus” at Government schools in our region on 12.2.2020
- The National Service Scheme of Dr.N.G.P Institute of Technology in Association with IMA Masonic Rotary Midtown Mahaveers Blood Bank (TRUST) have been organized “Blood Donation Camp” on 14.10.2019.