National Service Scheme (NSS) is under the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports, Government of India and NSS cell, Higher and technical education, Govt. of Maharashtra, and Savitribai Phule Pune University, Pune.
|Year of establishment of NSS unit in the College||1987|
|NSS Program Officer||Dr. Avinash N Shelar|
|Number of NSS volunteers involved||250 volunteers|
|Aim of the NSS||‘Development of the Personality of college Students through Community Service’|
|Motto of NSS||‘NOT ME BUT YOU’|
|Duration||Two years Programme|
|Program||Special Camp 7 days,
Regular Activities 120 Hrs.
|Dr. P. D. Sonawane||Adviser|
|Dr. Avinash N Shelar||Program Officer|
|Prof. Hari Pawar||Asst. Program Officer|
|Dr. Gauri Abhyankar||Asst. Program Officer|
|Shri. Kisan Sable||Officiating Registrar|
|Shri. Kisan Sable||Accountant|
Programs of NSS:
The NSS Units organize the regular activities in slums for community service. Duration of these services is 120 hours. In this services, major activities are orientation of volunteers, campus cleaning, Tree plantation, awareness program on drug abuse, AIDS, Population education. The NSS unit organize a special camp of 7 days’ duration. This camp is an integral part of NSS. For this camp college has adopted a village ‘Asade’, Taluka Mulshi, district Pune for three years. The NSS volunteers are expected to be in the camp throughout the period. The NSS units should ensure that various activities undertaken during the camp are so planned and organized that it ultimately leads to fulfilment of the objectives of holding a camp. In addition to some manual work, the camp should provide opportunity for community living, discussion in group and cultural activities etc. In the year 2018, volunteers conducted tree plantation programme, cleaning of village & school premises. Lectures on various topics related to village development i.e. awareness in environment, GIS mapping, women development, soil and water testing were also organised during the camp.