NationalServiceSchemewas inspiredbythe idealsof our fatherof the nation,MahatmaGandhiji.N.S.S.hasbeengivenpriority since1950bythe CommissionofEducation.Ithadbeenimplementedsince1969duringthe yearofGandhiShatabdiduring which40,000studentsfrom34collegeswere registeredforN.S.S.Today25,00,000studentsalloverthecountry havebeen active volunteers of N.S.S. So far Hemchandracharya North Gujarat Universityisconcerned12000volunteers from80collegeshavejoinedN.S.S. ThisSchemeisconductedby thecommissionofHumanResourcesand DevelopmentofIndianGovernment.But,recently thisschemeisseparately conductedundertheauspicesofyouthprogrammesandsportscommission.

The chief objective of N.S.S. is to inspire the students for social servicealong withtheirlearning.Studentsareshapedandculturedthrough socialservices.InN.S.S. virtuessuchasmanuallabour,socialservice,co-operationand rurallivingareconcealed.The mainsloganoftheN.S.S.is“Not Ibutyou”itgivesprioritytothesenseofselflessserviceandco-operation. Any taskcanbeeasilyfulfilledthroughco-operation.Ithasbeenproved throughthevariousexperiencesinthefieldofprofessions agriculture, education,politicsandthesociety thattheexperiencesofN.S.S.areusefulin everyfield.

N.S.S.unithasbeenfunctioning atArtsCollege,Shamlajisince1989i.e.fromthevery establishmentofthecollege. At present Dr. Bharat Patel and Dr.Urvashi Patel working as a program officers of NSS. Programmessuch associalservices and publicawareness areheld bythisunit. N.S.S. unitholdprogrammes suchascleanliness, treeplantation,addiction relief,abolitionofbadcustoms,saving offemalechild,diagnosis ofall diseases,abolitionof superstitions,cattletreatmentcamp, customerprotection, blooddonation camp, AIDSawareness, disastermanagement,visitofoldAge housesandmanyculturalprogrammesareheldeveryyear.During theout station camps in villages many programmes such as lectures of experts,exhibitions,ralliesareheldtoenhancepublicawareness.Besidesthe N.S.S.volunteersparticipateinstateandNationallevelN.S.S.activities.

N.S.S.activitiesareusefulforpersonalitydevelopment,leadership, interaction,disciplineandmentaldevelopmentalongwiththeirstudies

Years

Boys

Girls

Total

2013-2014

100

100

200

2014-2015

100

100

200

2015-2016

100

100

200

 

ExtracurricularactivitiescarriedoutbythevolunteersofNSS unit of our college:

Year 2013-2014:

  • Apart from certain scheduled activities some of our NSS volunteers participatedinthevideoconference onTeachers’Day and tookpartinthe discussionheldontheroleofateacherinthesociety.
  • DuringtheNavratriFestivalourvolunteersorganizedGarbasinourcollege andsomeofthemalsoparticipated inGarbaProgramme.
  • Programmes oferadicationofsmokingandtobacco-chewing, training of readingskills,traininginclassicalmusic,etc.werealsoheld.
  • AruralcampofNSSunitwasheldat Bhetali avillagenearShamlaji.The volunteers performedseveralactivitiesofruraldevelopment. Thecampwasa grandsuccess.
  • The unit also arranged a one day training of Disaster Management.

YEAR 2014-2015:​

  • TreeplantationprogrammeinthecampuswasheldinAugust2014.
  • For the awareness of the conservation of our ancient historical heritage organizedarally.NSS volunteersofour college activelyparticipatedintherally.
  • Apart from certain scheduled activities some of our NSS volunteers participatedinthevideoconference onTeachers’Day and tookpartinthe discussionheldontheroleofateacherinthesociety.
  • OurNSSProgrammeOfficerparticipatedinthetrainingcampon thesubject ‘Human Rights and Social Harmony’jointlyorganizedbyNSS Regional OfficeandRajivGandhiNationalInstitute ofYouth Development, Keralaat SPIPA,Ahmedabad.
  • Apart from certain scheduled activities some of our NSS volunteers participatedinthevideoconference onTeachers’Day and tookpartinthe discussionheldontheroleofateacherinthesociety.
  • DuringtheNavratriFestivalourvolunteersorganizedGujarati Garbasinour college.ThewholecollegezealouslyparticipatedinGarbaProgramme.
  • VariousProgrammeslikeMissionforcleanliness,blooddonationcamp,HIV AIDSawareness,abolitionofsuperstitions,etc.wereholdduringtheyear.
  • OurNSSProgrammeOfficer with principal Dr.A.K.PatelparticipatedintheAnnualMeetorganizedby H.N.G.University,Patan at KevadiyaColony.

YEAR 2015-2016:

  • Organized District Level NSS University Camp from 21st to 23rd August-2015.
  • TreeplantationprogrammeinthecampuswasheldinAugust2014.
  • Our NSS Unit organized an Annual Camp at Torda, T: Bhiloda on 3rd Jan. To 8th Jan.2014-2015
  • Our NSS Unit organized an Annual Camp at Torda, T: Bhilodafrom12th Feb. to 18th Feb.2015-2016.