The National Service Scheme (NSS) is an Indian government-sponsored public service program conducted by the Department of Youth Affairs and Sports of the Government of India. Popularly known as NSS, the scheme was launched in Gandhiji’s Centenary year, 1969. Aimed at developing student’s personality through community service. The NSS Activities in College is functioning efficiently through NSS Volunteers from Various Departments.
The objective of NSS is educational and service to the community is the activity through which this objective is sought to be achieved. Therefore, the principal aim of NSS is education and the methodology adopted for imparting education is social work. As one of the aims of education is personality development , NSS creates occasions for development of personality of students in several ways.