NSS

National Service Scheme

The National Service Scheme (NSS) unit was inaugurated in the College on 16th January 2004. Dr. R. K.Manoharan, Former NSS Coordinator, Bharathiar University, Coimbatore inaugurated the unit. Mr. P. Lakshmana Kumar, Associate Professor in the Automobile Engineering Department is the Programme Officer.
Myleripalayam, a nearby village was adopted by the unit for serving to the society. Totally 4 Special camps had been conducted in the village. After that, Thoppampalayam village was adopted to conduct the Special camp and 3 special camps were conducted in the village. From 2013 onwards, Samathuvapuram near Chettipalayam has been adopted for conducting special camp. From 2017 onwards, Peedampalli village near Sulur was selected for organizing Special camp.

Our NSS team mainly focuses on the welfare of tribal people at Nilgiris. Many activities are carried out every month for them.

Achievements

  • Won Second prize in the poster presentation in the Two days State Level Confederacy organized by Anna University, Chennai on 08.02.2018 and 09.02.2018.
  • R.Deepak, IV year Civil was nominated for International Youth Exchange Programme held at China by the Government of India during 2017-18.
  • A MoU was signed between NSS unit and Edudharma for funding various activities through NSS.
  • S.T.Nivetha, ECE received “Best NSS Volunteer Award” by the NSS Cell, Anna University, Chennai for the Academic year 2017-18.
  • R.Deepak, Civil received “Best NSS Volunteer Award” by the NSS Cell, Anna University, Chennai for the Academic year 2017-18.
  • A MoU was signed between NSS unit and Nizhal Mayyam for funding various activities through NSS.
  • Youth Parliament: 104 volunteers participated and our college has won “Best group” and  Ms.J.Bindhu, III year EEE had won “Best Speaker Award” along with a cash prize of Rs.2,000 and Mr.S.Pallavaraj , III year EEE had won “Best Speaker Award” along with a “Sony” headset.
  • Election Duty: 11 Volunteers participated in the election duty during 2015-16.
  • Swaach Bharat Mission: A team of 51 volunteers organized Swaach Bharat Mission Programme and Soft Skills training programme for School children at Kundah Kothagiri, The Nilgiris.
  • Traffic Regulation Work, Ooty: A team of 10 boys volunteers are involved in Traffic regulation work at Ooty on all Saturdays and Sundays w.e.f 26.11.2016.
  • Soft Skills Training Programme for tribal children: A team of 4 girls are involved in Soft Skills Training Programme for Panchayat Union Public School at Yellanalli, Ooty on all alternate Saturdays w.e.f 26.01.2017.
  • Set up of a Library for tribal children: A library with 500 books was inaugurated for the benefit of tribal children at Kundah Kothagiri, The Nilgiris.
  • One day Workshop: First Aid Training and Demonstration.

Special Camp(2017-18)

A team of 45 NSS volunteers organized Special Camp at Peedampalli village near Sulur during 15.09.2017 to 25.09.2017. They carried out the following activities.

  • Cleaning of water tanks.
  • Cleaning of Temple premises.
  • 50 Tree saplings were planted at in and around the village in association with Nizhal Maiyam, NGO, Coimbatore.
  • Free Medical Camp for school children in association with Karpagam Hospital, Coimbatore.
  • Awareness Rally on “Dengue and its prevention” by volunteers.
  • Awareness programme on Tree Plantation by Mr.Murugan, Nizhal Maiyam, NGO, Coimbatore. .
  • Awareness programme on Communication Skills for the NSS volunteers was organized.

Special Camp(2018-19)

A team of 45 NSS volunteers organized Special Camp at Peedampalli village near Sulur during 25.02.2019 to 03.03.2019. They carried out the following activities.

  • Cleaning of water tanks.
  • Cleaning of Temple premises.
  • White washing of School buildings of Primary School.
  • 15 Tree saplings were planted at in and around the village in association with Nizhal Maiyam, NGO, Coimbatore.
  • Awareness Rally on “Road Safety” by volunteers.
  • Awareness programme on Tree Plantation by Mr.Murugan, Nizhal Maiyam, NGO, Coimbatore.

List Of Activities Done From June 2015 To March 2019:

S.No. Date & Venue Name of the Activity Organized by Remarks
1. 20.06.2015, 21.06.2015 College premises International Yoga Day Celebrations Mr. C. Aravindan, Mrs. A. Sujatha, Yoga Trainers 106 volunteers participated
2. 20.07.2015, College premises Gender Sensitization Dr. Suganthi Ramalingam,
Gynecologist,
Karpagam Faculty of Medical Sciences and Research,
Coimbatore.
82 girls volunteers participated
3. 06.08.2015, College premises Women Health Welfare Dr.Swathanthiri Devi, Professor, Department of Gynecology Karpagam Hospital, Coimbatore 64 girls volunteers participated
4. 15.08.2015 Visit to the Orphanage “United Home for the Disabled, Kurumbapalayam” NSS Volunteers 56 Volunteers visited and donated provisions
5. 13.10.2015, Government College of Technology, Coimbatore Dr.APJ Abdul Kalam Birthday Celebrations Five I year volunteers Essay and Elocution competition was organized
6. 11.12.2015 Donation of relief materials Two boys volunteers Relief materials were collected for donation at flood affected areas of Cuddalore. 27 boxes containing relief materials were donated to the public at Cuddalore
7. 13.12.2015 Visit to the Orphanage “United Home for the Disabled, Kurumbapalayam” NSS Volunteers 63 Volunteers visited and donated provisions
8. 12.01.2016, Kumaraguru College of Technology Youth Parliament Youth Parliament, KCT 104 volunteers participated and our college has won “Best group” and Ms.J.Bindhu, III year EEE had won “Best Speaker Award” along with a cash prize of Rs.2,000 and Mr.S.Pallavaraj , III year EEE had won “Best Speaker Award” along with a “Sony” headset.
9. 22.01.2016, College premises National Girl Child Day Celebrations Dr.Swathanthiri Devi, Professor, Department of Gynecology Karpagam Hospital, Coimbatore Essay and Elocution competition was organized
10. 04.03.2016 to 06.03.2016 at Senkundhar Engineering College, Perundurai, Erode Dt. 3 days Leadership Training and Skill Development Programme Mr. M. Soundharrajan, III year EIE and Ms. S.T.Nivetha, II year ECE 3 days Leadership Training and Skill Development Programme was organized
11. 15.03.2016 to 21.03.2016 at Davanagere University, Davangere 7 days National Integration Camp Ms. S.T.Nivetha, II year ECE Organized by Ministry of Sports and Youth Affairs, Government of India. 5 boys and 5 girls were selected all over Tamilnadu state and Ms.S.T.Nivetha was one among them
12. 14.05.2016 to 16.05.2016 Election Duty NSS Volunteers 11 boys volunteers participated in the Election duty at Sulur
13. 21.06.2016, Campus premises International Yoga Day Celebrations Dr. S. Shiv Kumar,
Faculty,
Art of Living International Foundation,
Coimbatore
50 boys and girls volunteers participated
14. 30.07.2016, Kundha Kothagiri, Nilgiris Swaach Bharat Mission Volunteers A team of 51 volunteers organized Swaach Bharat Mission Programme and Soft Skills training programme for School children
15. 30.07.2016, Annamalai, The Nilgiris Swaach Bharat Mission Volunteers A team of 51 volunteers organized Swaach Bharat Mission Programme at Annamalai Murugan Temple
16. 04.08.2016,

College premises

Awareness Programme on Food and Nutrition Dr. N. PREMA,
Assistant Professor,
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology,
Karpagam Faculty of Medical Sciences and Research,
Coimbatore.
185 participants attended the programme
17. 13.08.2016 and 14.08.2016 Soft Skills Training Camp for students at PUP School at Denadu and Avalanche, Nilgiris NSS Volunteers A team of 8 volunteers were invloved in the acitivity
18. 21.09.2016 Awareness Programme on Life Insurance Mr. R. Sankar, Chief Manager, Life Insurance Corporation of India, Pollachi I year volunteers 50 participated
19. 24.09.2016 Best NSS Volunteer Award for the year 2015-16 Ms.S.T.Nivetha NSS Cell, Anna University, Chennai
20. 26.11.2016, 27.11.2016 Ooty Traffic Regulation Work, Ooty NSS Boys volunteers A team of 10 boys volunteers are involved in Traffic regulation work at Ooty on all Saturdays and Sundays w.e.f 26.11.2016.
21. 26.01.2017, Yellanalli, Ooty Soft Skills Training Programme NSS girls volunteers A team of 4 girls are involved in Soft Skills Training Programme for Panchayat Union Public School at Yellanalli, Ooty on all alternate Saturdays w.e.f 26.01.2017
22. 21.02.2017, VOC Park, Coimbatore Interanational Tamil Day Rally Tamil Sangam, Coimbatore 15 volunteers participated in the rally from Women’s Polytechinc to VOC Park
23. 26.03.2017, Avalanche, Ooty Set up a Library for Tribal students In association with Thoorigai Charitable Trust, Coimbatore A Library with 1,000 books was set up by the NSS unit for tribal students at Avalanche, Ooty
24. 14.06.2017, KCE campus Blood Donation and its Awareness Medical team, Karpagam hospital To celebrate World Blood Donors Day. 150 students participated.
25. 21.06.2017, KCE campus International Yoga Day Celebrations NSS volunteers Yoga and Meditation practice was done by Sandhiya, IV year NSS Volunteer.
26. 02.07.2017, Perur Cleaning of Noyyal River NSS volunteers In association with Kovai Kulangal Paadhugaappu Amaippu
27. 07.07.2017, Coimbatore Awareness Programme on Nalamdhaanaa Kikani Higher Secondary School, Coimbatore 12 volunteers participated
28. 13.07.2017, KCE campus Awareness Programme on Udalin Mozhi Mr. W. Durairaj, Social Service Activist Lecture on Healthy Food for Organ Clock was delivered
29. 15.07.2017, Ooty Traffic Regulation Work NSS Volunteers 3 NSS volunteers involved in the Traffic reguulation work along with Traffic wing at Ooty
30. 20.07.2017, KCE Campus Awareness Programme on Save our water bodies Mr. N.Prathap, PRO, Kovai Kulangal Paadhugaapu Amaippu Lecture on how to save our water bodies was delivered.84 volunteers participated.
31. 05.08.2017, Kundah Kothagiri Inauguration of a Public Library NSS Volunteers A library with 500 books was inaugurated for the benefit of tribal children at Kundah Kothagiri, The Nilgiris.
32. 06.09.2017, KCE Campus Awareness Prorgamme on Crowd Funding Mr. Shyam, Edudharma, Coimbatore Lecture on the benefits of crowd funding was delivered. 71 volunteers.
33. 15.09.2017 – 21.09.2017 Special Camp at Peedampalli NSS Volunteers 45 volunteers participated.
34. 09.09.2017, Bharathiyar University A Seminar on Save our Motherland Anti Corruption Movement, Coimbatore district unit 9 NSS volunteers participated
35. 23.09.2017, Sri Ramakrishna College of Arts and Science, Coimbatore Thadai Athai Udai 2017 (Forum for UPSC Aspirants Sri Ramakrishna College of Arts and Science, Coimbatore 5 NSS volunteers participated
36. 06.10.2017, Anna University Regional Centre, Coimbatore Tree Plantation Programme NSS Programme Co Ordinator, Anna University Regional Centre, Coimbatore 10 NSS volunteers participated
37. 23.12.2017, Kolakombai, The Nilgiris Donation of Water bottles, Sweaters, Stationery items for tribal children at Pambalakombai village, near Coonoor, The Nilgiris NSS volunteers 25 NSS volunteers participated.
38. 06.01.2018, Porulur, Dharapuram Swachh Bharat Abhiyan In Association with Thoorigai Charitable Trust 5 NSS volunteers participated in White washing of School building, Cleaning of school premises were done
39. 13.01.2018, Yellanalli,
The Nilgiris
Pongal Celebrations NSS Volunteers 12 NSS volunteers celebrated Pongal festival with Government Primary School at Yellanalli, The Nilgiris
40. 13.01.2018, Coonoor Traffic regulation work at Coonnoor NSS Volunteers Traffic reguulation work was done along with Traffic wing at Coonoor. 8 volunteers participated.
41. 06.02.2018 Awareness Program on Environmental Pollution and its prevention Mr.P. Murugan, President, Nizhal Maiyam, Coimbatore 34 volunteers participated.
42. 08.02.2018 and 09.02.2018, Anna University, Chennai Two days State Level Confederacy Anna University Chennai 7 NSS Volunteers participated
43. 20.02.2018 Visit to Orphanage “Families for Children”, Pothanur NSS volunteers 42 volunteers participated.
44. 28.02.2018 Workshop on First Aid Training and Demonstration Mr.K.Krishnamurthy, Honorary Secretary, St.John’s Ambulance, Tirupur 20 volunteers participated.
45. 23.03.2018 Awareness Program on Road Safety Thiru.K.V.Vinayagamoorthy, Raod Safety Training Officer, Coimbatore 18 volunteers participated.
46. 14.07.2018 A Human Chain on Importance of Trees and Helmet Wearing. In Association with Nizhal Maiyam, Coimabtore. 52 NSS volunteers participated and formed a chain from Goundampalayam to GN Mills at Coimbatore.
47. 19.07.2018 An awareness Program on Health Psychology and Kinesiology. In association with Karpagam Hospitla, Coimbatore. 10 NSS volunteers participated.
48. 04.08.2018, Coonoor Traffic regulation work at Coonoor NSS Volunteers Traffic regulation work was done along with Traffic wing at Coonoor. 2 volunteers participated.
49. 07.09.2018 Passport Camp In association with NSS unit, Karpagam Academy of Higher Education 100 students applied for Passport.
50. 26.09.2018 An Awareness Program on “World Food Day” Ms.K.B.Vaishnavee Balaji, Founder, Food Bank, Coimbatore 29 volunteers participated.
51. 13.12.2018 An awareness Program on “Health Education about Pulmonary Tuberclosis and Extra Pulmonary Tuberclosis” In association with TB Unit, Karpagam Medical College Hospital, Coimbatore 93 volunteers participated
52. 12.02.2019 Visit to the Orphanage “Families for Children” NSS volunteers 35 volunteers donated items worth Rs.1,500 to the orphan children.
53. 22.02.2019 and 23.02.2019 RISE Event NSS Volunteers At NGP Institute of Technology. 50 volunteers participated.
54. 25.03.2019 Survey Camp at Thegani NSS Volunteers 11 volunteers participated.

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KCE relies on a team of incredible volunteers for continued success in everything we do…

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  • Make new friends
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  • Discover something you are passionate about
  • Improve your experience on campus