National Service Scheme (NSS)
Not Me But You
National Service Scheme under the Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports, Government of India is a part of students’ development agenda in our institute. The central theme of NSS is that students should always keep before them, their social responsibility. The University Grants Commission headed by Dr. Radhakrishnan recommended introduction of national service in the academic institutions on a voluntary basis with a view to developing healthy contacts between the students and teachers on the one hand and establishing a constructive linkage between the campus and the community on the other hand.
Programme officer: Dr. S. R. Raibole
Programme officer: Mr. D. B. Taderao.
Assistant Programme Officer: Miss. R. D. Mane
Swaccha Bharat Abhiyan: Plastic free clean campus campaigns. The college NSS unit plans and executes various activities related to Swaccha Bharat Abhiyan, Tree plantation and conservation etc. On the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti, Independence Day and Republic Day, the NSS volunteers take up the tasks of cleaning the college campus and making it plastic free. The college students are appealed to avoid usage of plastic and not to litter plastic, wrappers on and around the campus. NSS activity Tree Plantation and conservation, Voter awareness programs, World population day, Disaster management:
Shramsanskar Shibir: One week special residential camp at Wagheri Tal. Kankvali Dist.Sindhudurg. Every year a special residential camp is arranged as per guidelines of University. During the tenure of camp, the activities and the atmosphere of the camp, imparts in the participant volunteers:
- Personality development
- Stage to present oneself
- Scope to come up with innovation and art
- Socialization of students
- Sense of self-dependence
- Discipline etc.
Below are regular activities conducted during the camp:
- Village School Teaching
- Cultural programmes
- Tree Plantation Drive
- Interaction with local community
- Awareness Campaign
Shramdaan which includes cleaning places such as school premises, public places, bandhara building etc. Involvement of NSS volunteers in preparations of camp, arrangements, distribution of various responsibilities for smooth conduct of camp is done so as to ensure participation of volunteers. Apart from the regular and mandatory activities, the institute organizes socioeconomic surveys, lectures, presentations, training programs in accordance with the institute’s goal of Sustainable Development of Village through Tourism Development. The local residents are also invited to attend the lectures, presentations and programs and considerable participation of locals is noticed.