NATIONAL SERVICE SCHEME
The National service scheme (NSS) is an Indian government sponsored public service program conducted by the ministry of youth affairs and sports of the Government of India. Popularly known as NSS the scheme was launched in Gandhiji’s centenary year in 1936. Aimed at developing students personality through community service, NSS is a voluntary association of young people in colleges, Universities. It brings academic institutions closer to society.National Service Scheme (NSS) is a permanent youth programme funded by Government of Tamilnadu and Government of India.
“NOT ME, BUT YOU”. This Express the democratic living and need for selfless services. It insists that the welfare of an individual is dependent on the welfare of the society as a whole.
The symbol for the NSS has been on the giant Rath Wheel of the world famous Konark Sun Temple (The Black Pagoda) situated in Odisha, India. It signifies the movement in life across time and space, the symbol thus stands for continuity as well as change and implies the continuous striving on NSS for social change.
The symbol for the NSS has been based on the giant Rath Wheel of the world-famous Konark Sun Temple (The Black Pagoda) situated in Odisha, India. It signifies the movement in life across time and space, the symbol thus stands for continuity as well as change and implies the continuous striving of NSS for social change.
Nss was formally launched on 24th September 1969, the birth centenary year of Father of Our Nation. Therefore 24th September is celebrated every year as Nss day with appropriate programs and activities. All the activities should be focused towards achieving the objectives of NSS.
- To enable the students to understand the community in which they work.
- To understand themselves in relation to their community.
- To develop among themselves a sense of social and civic responsibility.
- To find practical solution to individual and community problems.
- Develop competence required for group – living and share of responsibilities.
- Gain skills in mobilizing community participation.
- Acquire leadership qualities and democratic attitudes.
TERF’S NSS CELL
National Service Scheme (NSS) cell aims at to develop value besed knowledge, skill, character and contributing to national development. It includes everyone to selfless service. The first unit with 100 members began to function in
the year 2006. The second unit was started in the year 2017.
- To develop the student to serve for humanity.
- To provide opportunity to the students to know the dignity of labour, self – discipline, the qualities of patriotism.
- To help the villagers to earn general wisdom, to develop their economic condition.
- To inculcate the community, the spirit of nationalism and self – reliance of both individual and the nation.
NSS STAFF DETAILS
The following are the list of NSS Program officers from the year 2007 – 2019
|2||Mr. P. Maheswaran||2008|
|3||Mr. R. Rajeshkannan||2009,2010,2011,2012|
|4||Mr. P. Pandidurai||2013,2014,2015,2016|
|5||Mr. B. Yuvaraj||2017,2018,2019|
The following are the number of NSS students admitted during the following years
|2014 – 2015||100|
|2015 – 2016||100|
|2016 – 2017||100|
|2017 – 2018||200|
|2018 – 2019||200|