|Press Clippings - 26.09.2013||NSS Blood Donation 24.09.2013||NSS Eye Screening Camp - 25.09.2013|
|Dental Camp - 25.09.2013||Harmony Rally - 02.10.2013||Personality Programme - 14.02.2014|
The NSS unit-1 of Kodaikanal Institute was started in the year 2002. Right from the beginning, the NSS of KIT marked a trademark through its social activities such as Total Literacy, Health, Sanitation & Cleanliness, Environment Enrichment, Disaster management, AIDS Education & Prevention, Blood Donation, etc.
The overall objectives of our NSS is personality development of the students through community service. To list a few
The motto of NSS is "Not me, but you". It underlines that the welfare of an individual is ultimately dependent on the welfare of society as a whole .this express the essence of democratic living and upholds the need of selfless service and appreciation of the other man's point of view and also consideration for fellow human beings.
The NSS symbol is based on the "Rath Wheel" of the Konark Sun Temple of Orissa. The giant wheel portrays the cycles of creation, preservation and release and signifies the movement in life across time and space. The design of the symbol, a simplified form of Sun Chariot Wheel primarily depicts movement. The wheel signifies the progressive cycle of life. It also stands for dynamism and progressive outlook of youth.
One NSS Unit consists of 50 student volunteer guided by Programme Officer Shri. S. Magesh, Assistant professor / IT. The Programme Officer is expected to motivate the student youth to understand the values and philosophy of NSS. The overall functions of Programme Officer are to help the students to plan, implement and evaluate the activities of NSS under his/her charge and give proper guidance and directions to the student volunteers.
Any student enrolled as a NSS volunteer, as per NSS Manual should put in atleast 240 hours of useful social work in a continuous period of two years (i.e. 120 hours per year). A work diary is to be maintained by each NSS volunteer, which will help him/her in the assessment in his/her performance. Such volunteer is eligible to get NSS Service Certificate from the colleges. The Service Certificate given in the NSS Manual should be strictly adhered.
The Activities under NSS are two-fold, viz. i) Regular activities, which are undertaken during the working days of the semester, and ii) Special Camping activities for 7 days duration in the adopted village/urban slum during vacation. Each NSS unit in the college is expected to adopt a near by village/slum and work for its allround development. Regular activities and special campus should preferably be organised in the adopted village/rural unit/slum for this purpose.
Under this, students undertake various Programmes in the adopted villages, College Campuses and urban slums during weekends or after college hours. The activities shall be planned as follows as per DPAs NSS RC's Lr.No.2-21/2001-2002/NSS dt.3.9.2001.
|1.||General orientation of NSS Volunteers, NSS Day Celebrations||20 hrs|
|2.||Career guidance for the NSS Volunteers, by the experts and by the NSS Volunteers for +2 Students||30 hrs|
|3.||Skill development (first aid, disaster management, public speaking)||26 hrs|
|4.||Community Development Projects - Health, Cleanliness, Road Safety, Visits to Homes, Consumer Awareness etc||44 hrs|
|NAME & DESIGNATION||ADDRESS||TELEPHONE||DATE OF APPOINTMENT||FULL TIME / PART TIME|
|1)||NSS PROGRAMME CO-ORDINATOR||DR .S .PAULRAJ||
ANNA UNIVERSITY CHENNAI
|SHRI.S.MAGESH||KODAIKANAL INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY||