National Service Scheme (NSS)

About National Service Scheme

The National Service Scheme (NSS) is a Central Sector Scheme of Government of India, Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports. It provides opportunity to the student youth of Technical Institution, Graduate & Post Graduate at colleges and University level of India to take part in various Government led community service activities & programmes. The primary objective of developing the personality and character of the student youth through voluntary community service. ‘Education through Service’ is the purpose of the NSS.

  • 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.
  • The Konark wheel in the NSS badge having 8 bars signifies the 24 hours of a 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.

The NSS Badge Proud to Serve the Nation


The motto of National Service Scheme is NOT ME BUT YOU

Benefits of Being a NSS Volunteer

A NSS volunteer who takes part in the community service programme would either be a college level or a senior secondary level student. Being an 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

NSS Coordinator: Prof. Praveen Raj R , Professor, Dept. of Pharmaceutics

Summary of Activities of NSS at SJCP

Year 2018-2019 2019-2020 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023
No. of Programmes 05 05 04 05 06

Cleaning drive by NSS at Arthunkal al Beach

Latest Events

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1 Old age home visit. NSS &College Union Human Values 08/08/2022
2 Drug addiction and drug abuse Campaign NSS Events on Gender 11/11/2022
3 Antibiotic Awareness Programme NSS &Department of Pharmacy Practice Professional Ethics 06-12-2022
4 Medical camp NSS Professional Ethics 17-12-2022
5 Special School Visit NSS Professional Ethics 09-03-2023
6 World Environmental day NSS & Nature Club Professional Ethics 05/06/2023