National Service Scheme
National Service Scheme provides diversified opportunities to students in colleges to develop their personality through community services. Community services rendered by students have covered several aspects like adoption of villages for intensive development work, mass tree plantation, technology transfer programmes, technologies for rural development, various training programmes for self-help groups and rural youth etc.,
The motto or watchword of the NSS is “Not me but you”. It underlines that the welfare of an individual is ultimately dependent on the welfare of society on the 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.
Trichy Engineering College encourages extracurricular activities like NATIONAL SERVICE SCHEME for the benefit of students. The college has two NSS units with programme officers T.KANNAN - unit I, Mr.S.Durairaj - unit II who are actively involving in organizing various programmes .
Details of various programmes organized in the college
A special camp was conducted at 94-kariyamanickam village from 15-02-14 to 21-02-14 during which various programmes like medical awareness, law awareness, food and health awareness, tree plantation, campus cleaning in the village, government primary health center Kailasanathar temple, Vinayagar temple , repaired the road, created the awareness of education, prevention of child labour by cultural awareness, conducted various games to the village children, the awareness of eye donation, organ donation, female child education and prevention of child labour.
Yoga and its importance was explained to the villagers and also demonstrated before them. Our Anna university NSS programme Coordinator Mr. KUMARAGURUBALAN made a special visit to the village and participated in the Camp Programme.