About National Service Scheme:-

The National Service Scheme (NSS) is under the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports, Government of India and NSS cell, Higher and technical education, Govt. of Andhra Pradesh.

Year of Establishment:-

Unit I: 1976-77 Unit II: 2010-11

Aim of National Service Scheme:-

Development of the personality of college students through Community Service

Motto of NSS:-"NOT ME BUT YOU"

Duration:-2 years

NSS Programs:-

  • Regular Activities (Community work) 120 Hours in a year.
  • Special Camp (07 Days) .

Goal of NSS:-

Education through Community Service and Community Service through Education

Objectives of NSS:-

  • Development of student personality through Community service.
  • To kindle the students social consciousness.
  • To give them opportunities,
  • To work with and among people.
  • To develop awareness and knowledge of social realities,
  • To have a concern for the well-being of community, particularly of the weaker sections.
  • To engage themselves in creative and constructive social work.
  • To put their scholarship to practical use in mitigating at least some social problems and in promoting welfare.
  • To gain skills in the exercise of democratic leadership.
  • To gain skills in the programme of development for self-involvement during leisure and vacation period of National development.
  • To enrich personality

Regular NSS Activities:- Each NSS Unit will stint no time and effort to achieve and realize the targets furnished below, barring the unavoidable circumstances.

  • College level Advisory committee formation.
  • Enrollment of NSS Volunteers .
  • Blood Grouping .
  • Rescue Squad formation -30 Volunteers per unit.
  • Village adoption and survey .
  • Mass Tree Plantation - 300 saplings per unit per year.
  • Literacy - Educating 50 illiterates per unit per year.
  • One 'AIDS Awareness' Programme per college per year - One day seminar for student community, exhibition, Cycle Rally / Rally for general public.
  • One Blood Donation Camp per college per year Immunization Programme.
  • Career Guidance Programme in each College.
  • Sensitizing the any two of the following (for village Community)
    • Consumer Awareness,
    • Voter's Awareness,
    • Child Labor Eradication,
    • Family Welfare and Population Education,
    • Women Empowerment.

Special Camp (07 Days) Activities:

Day Morning Afternoon
Day-1: Inaugural session Clean & green
Day-2: Social Survey Social survey
Day-3: Aids Rally Swatch Bhaarath
Day-4: Plantation rally Plantation
Day-5: Literacy programme Games for students
Day-6: Free Health camp Free Health camp
Day-7: Rangoli & Culturals Closing ceremony

Profile of the Program Officers:


P. Subhakar
M.Com., M.B.A., LL.B., B.Ed., UGC NET & AP SET
D. Srinivasa Reddy
M.Sc (Electronics)
Lecturer in Commerce & Program Officer,
National Service Scheme (NSS),
P.B.Siddhartha College of Arts & Science,
Vijayawada – 10,
Cell: 98660 07756.
               Lecturer in Electronics & Program Officer,
National Service Scheme (NSS),
P.B.Siddhartha College of Arts & Science,
Cell:98662 99856.