National Service Scheme (NSS)

An Overview

The overall aim of National Service Scheme as envisaged earlier, is to give an extension dimension to the higher education system and orient the student youth to community service while they are studying in educational institution. The reason for the formulation of this objective is the general realization that the college level students have a tendency to get alienated from the village/slum masses which constitute the majority of the population of the country. The educated youth who are expected to take the reins of administration in future are found to be unaware of the problems of the village/slum community and in certain cases are indifferent towards their needs and problems. Therefore it is necessary to arouse the social conscience of the students, and to provide them an opportunity to work with the people in the villages and slums. It is felt that their interaction with the common villagers and slum dwellers will expose them to the realities of life and bring about a change in their social perception.

Nature and wisdom never are at strife

Prof. R.V.Bobate,
NSS Program Officer, NSS Unit,
PIET, Nagpur

Objectives

(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 process;
(iv) develop among themselves a sense of social and civic responsibility;
(v) utilize their knowledge in finding practical solution 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 attitude;
(ix) develop capacity to meet emergencies and natural disasters

Activities under NSS (2018-19)

Health Check up Camp

24th Sept, Swami Vivekananda Speech Reading

Blood Donation Camp

Cloths Donation By NSS

Donation Week

Felicitation of NSS volunteer

Founders Day Celebration by Donation

Founders Day Celebration by Donation

Health Check up Camp for Non-teaching

Health Check up Camp

International Yoga Day

International Yoga Day

International Yoga Day

Visit to Matimand School

Tree Plantation

Committee Members

1

Prof. R.V.Bobate, NSS Program Officer, PIET

2

Prof. (Ms) Ashwini Kale, Member

3

Prof. M. V. Shivramwar, Member

4

Prof. P. S. Naik, Member

5

Prof. R. R. Jasudkar, Member

6

Prof. K. D. Bodhe, Member

7

Dr. S. S. Ingle, Member

8

Prof. S. A. Welekar, Member

9

Prof. U. G. Tatte, Member

"The quality of a person's life is in direct proportion to their commitment to excellence,
regardless of their chosen field of endeavor"

-Vince Lombardi