The National Service Scheme (NSS) is an Indian Government-sponsored public service program conducted by the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports of the Government of India. Popularly known as NSS, the scheme was launched in Centenary year in 1969. Aimed at developing students’ personalities through community service, NSS is a voluntary association of young people in Colleges and Universities working for a campus-community (esp. Villages) linkage.

NSS program aims to inculcate social welfare in students and to provide service to society without bias. NSS volunteers work to ensure that everyone who is needy gets help to enhance their standard of living and lead a dignified life. In doing so, the volunteers learn from people in the community, how to lead life despite a scarcity of resources. NSS also provides help in natural and man-made disasters by providing food, clothing and first aid to the disaster victims.

Mission

The Motto of NSS “Not Me But You” reflects the essence of democratic living and upholds the need for selfless service. NSS helps students develop appreciation to others points of view and also show consideration to other living beings.

Objectives

To enable the students

  • It provides diversified opportunities to students in colleges and universities to develop their personalities through community service.
  • It helps in acquiring leadership qualities and a democratic attitude. 
  • It developer a sense of involvement in the task of nation-building.
  • It helps in developing his / her skill to perform certain jobs, quality of an organizer, an Administrator and development of personality as a whole.
  • It helps in developing a positive attitude, self-confidence, courage & patience.
  • He/she gets opportunities to see the community closely and thus gets an experience of human nature to his / her environment.
  • Gets the opportunity to meet people from different walks of life.
  • He/she gets the opportunity to participate in various National / State level programmes such as National Integration, Motivational Sessions, value-oriented self-development camps, Adventure camps, workshops. Youth exhibition, cultural programmes etc

NSS volunteer who takes part in the community service programme and are active member, these student volunteers would have the exposure and experience to be the following:

  • An Accomplished Social Leader
  • An Efficient Administrator
  • A Person Who Understands Human Nature.

The NSS Badge Proud to Serve the Nation

All the youth volunteers who opt to serve the nation through the NSS led community service wear the NSS badge with pride and a sense of responsibility towards helping the needy. The Konark wheel in the NSS badge having 8 bars signifies the 24 hours of a day, reminding the wearer to be ready for the service of the nation round the clock i.e. for 24 hours. The red colour in the badge signifies the energy and spirit displayed by the NSS volunteers. The Blue colour signifies the cosmos of which the NSS is a tiny part, ready to contribute its share for the welfare of mankind.

Some of the major activities carried out by the university are:

  • BLOOD DONATION CAMP
  • SWACHATA PAKHWADA
  • CLEANLINESS DRIVE
  • PROMOTING HEALTY LIVING
  • SEMINAR ON E-WASTE COLLECTION
  • SEMINAR ON ENDING VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN
INSTITUTIONAL NSS COORDINATOR, CGU
Faculty Members of NSS Club, CGU
INSTITUTIONAL NSS COORDINATOR, CGU
Sl. No.ImageName and DesignationEmailContact
1Salman Khan
Assistant Professor
Department of HSS
slmn.1990@cgu-odisha.ac.in
nss@cgu-odisha.ac.in
9937256234
Faculty Members of NSS Club, CGU
Sl. No.ImageNameEmail
1Prof. Swaroop Mohantyswaroop@cgu-odisha.ac.in
2Prof. Bhabani Mahankudabhabanientomology@gmail.com
3Prof. Swapan Kumar Ballballswapan99@gmail.com
4Prof. Manas Ranjan Mishramanascse@cgu-odisha.ac.in
5Prof. Abdul KayomMdKhairuzzamankayomabdul@cgu-odisha.ac.in

Photo Gallery

Free Eye Health Checkup Camp(12th.Mar. 2022-14th Mar 2022)

Swachata Pakhwada (30-01- 2020)

Seminar on Ending Violence against women(14-12-2019)

PROMOTING HEALTY LIVING(21-09-2019)

Cleanliness drive at Beleswar Uchavidyalaya(01-02-2020)

Blood Donation Camp(02-11-2019)

Blood Donation Camp(14-01-2020)

Contact Us

National Service Scheme

Email: nss@cgu-odisha.ac.in