The National Service Scheme (NSS) is a Central Sector Scheme of Government of India, Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports. The sole aim of the NSS is to provide hands on experience to young students in delivering community service. Since inception of the NSS in the year 1969. 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 needy.
Motto of NSS
- The motto of National Service Scheme is NOT ME BUT YOU.
The Konark wheel in the NSS badge having 8 bars signifies the 24 hours of the day, reminding the wearer to be ready for the service of the nation round the clock i.e. for 24 hours.
Red colour in the badge signifies 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 the mankind.
NSS Program officer :
Associate Professor (Food Engineering)
NSS Coordinator :
Dr R. Vaitheeswaran,
Physical Education Teacher (Contractual)
Activities of NSS
1. Voter awareness Forum at NIFTEM-T
2. Constitution Day Celebrations
3. National Integrity Pledge
4. International Yoga Day Programme