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National Service Scheme (N.S.S.)

The N.S.S. is part of the Development of Youth Affairs and Sports under the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India. The N.S.S. unit of St. Thomas College of Teacher Education Pala was started under funded scheme as per M. G. University Order Number 160913/National Service Scheme/2022/NSS dated 28/10/2022. The objective of this scheme is personality development of students through service to the community by awakening their social consciousness. In this college the N.S.S. has 50 students (1 unit) who are given opportunities to work with and contribute to society. It provides them with opportunities:

  • To discover and develop their hidden talents.
  • To gain skills in democratic leadership.
  • To engage themselves in creative and constructive social work.
  • To participate in intercollegiate, inter-university and inter-state camps.
  • To become paid social workers.

A Student volunteer who has completed 240 hours of work and attended a special camp during the course of two years is eligible for N.S.S. certificate from the University. This certificate enables a weightage for higher studies. It is also an additional qualification for appointment in public services.

YearProgramme OfficerVolunteer SecretaryActivity
2022 – 23Dr. Alex GeorgeLinta EldosNSS Activities List 2022 – 23
2023 – 24Dr. Alex GeorgeAnjali RameshanNSS Activities List 2023 – 24


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