The National Service Scheme (NSS) had its birth on September 24, 1969, during the Gandhi Centenary year. The scheme was first launched in 37 universities comprising 40,000 students. Today NSS has become the largest Government organization of students in the country comprising members from the 10+2 level to the college and also at the university level. The strength of volunteers has now increased to more than thirty lakhs, which makes the NSS one of the largest students’ forces in the world. About NSS functioning at our collage apart from the regular academic activities the Collage has a National Service Scheme unit where the students can enroll their names and take part in various social activities. The objective of the NSS is the “development of the personality of students through community service”. The advisory committee of the unit consists of the Principal, Programme Officer & Senior NSS Volunteers. The National Service Scheme (NSS) started functioning at Tufanganj Mahavidyalaya since 1979 and the performance of this scheme is highly satisfactory. More than 500 students have recorded their names as student volunteers in the previous years. Tufanganj Mahavidyalaya has undertaken various projects since its birth and continues to work on areas such as environment enrichment and conservation programme, Education and literacy programme, Health awareness, Village & Slum development, capacity building for women, Self defense and physical training camps and safety, disaster management training programme and many more. Students can come to the NSS office located at the 2nd. Floor and get themselves enrolled. They will receive a certificate of participation after the completion of the programme. Student volunteers can also take part in Republic day parade camps and Inter state youth exchange programmers, NSS Mega camp, National Integration camp, Adventure Camp, National Talent Search programme organized by the Government of India.
Students willing to register their name as NSS volunteer may contact with NSS Programme officer.
Respective programme officer’s Name- Tapas Barman,
Contract No. 7980995598.