Objectives of NSS
The main objectives of National Service Scheme (NSS) are :
i. understand the community in which they work
ii. understand themselves in relation to their community
iii. identify the needs and problems of the community and involve them in problem-solving
iv. develop among themselves a sense of social and civic responsibility
v. utilise their knowledge in finding practical solutions to individual and community problems
vi. develop competence required for group-living and sharing of responsibilities
vii. gain skills in mobilising community participation
viii. acquire leadership qualities and democratic attitudes
ix. develop capacity to meet emergencies and natural disasters and
x. practise national integration and social harmony
The Motto of NSS “Not Me But You”, reflects the essence of democratic living and upholds the need for self-less service. NSS helps the students development & appreciation to other person’s point of view and also show consideration towards other living beings. The philosophy of the NSS is a good doctrine in this motto, which underlines on the belief that the welfare of an individual is ultimately dependent on the welfare of the society as a whole and therefore, the NSS volunteers shall strive for the well-being of the society.
The logo for the NSS has been based on the giant Rath Wheel of the world famous Konark Sun Temple (The Black Pagoda) situated in Orissa, India. The Red & Blue colors contained in the logo motivate the NSS Volunteers to be active & energetic for the nation-building social activities. The wheel portrays the cycle of creation, preservation and release and signifies the movement in life across time and space, The wheel thus stands for continuity as well as change and implies the continuous striving of NSS for social change.
Name of Regional Directorate, NSS West Bengal
NSS at Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology, West Bengal
AIM OF NCC
The ‘Aims’ of the NCC laid out in 1988 have stood the test of time and continue to meet the requirements expected of it in the current socio–economic scenario of the country. The NCC aims at developing character, comradeship, discipline, a secular outlook, the spirit of adventure and ideals of selfless service amongst young citizens. Further, it aims at creating a pool of organized, trained and motivated youth with leadership qualities in all walks of life, who will serve the Nation regardless of which career they choose. Needless to say, the NCC also provides an environment conducive to motivating young Indians to join the armed forces.
We the cadets of the National Cadet Corps, do solemnly pledge that we shall always uphold the unity of India.
We resolve to be disciplined and responsible citizens of our nation.
We shall undertake positive community service in the spirit of selflessness and concern for our fellow beings.
NCC West Bengal and Sikkim Dte
The NCC Directorate West Bengal & Sikkim is located at New Alipore, Kolkata. It has six Gp HQs with 54 units, covering all the districts of West Bengal & Sikkim, spread over 267 colleges and 841 schools with an enrolled str of more than 1,01,278 cdts. The unflinching will, determination, untiring efforts and hard work by cdts and all ranks under effective leadership at all level, made it possible for the West Bengal & Sikkim Directorate to achieve the desired goals with high std and exemplary manner.
NCC Activities at Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology, West Bengal
The boy and girl students of the University are participating in NCC activities through enrollment in the open unit located at Kalyani.
NCC Units at Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology, West Bengal
49 Ben Bn NCC
3 Ben Girls Bn NCC
Institution’s Innovation Council (IIC), Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology, West Bengal
The IIC in Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology, West Bengal (Formerly known as West Bengal University of Technology), has been set up with the objective of inculcating the innovation culture amongst the students, researchers and faculties. The Institute encourages the students, researchers, faculties of the departments to bring out innovative ideas, which can become a viable products or services to benefit the society at-large towards sustainable development goals.(more…)
IIC Cell comprises committee members from Industry, Academia, R&D Organisations, professional bodies. The innovative ideas are validated, moderated if required, and mentored, by the faculties and professionals from the related fields. To give exposures on future technologies, IIC Cell conducts various Technical webinars, workshops on emerging Technologies and future Technology trends in various domains. The well-equipped labs of the University are accessible to facilitate the innovation activities. The University has produced many Ph.D scholars every year, who are well established in their own fields. Diversified representations in the IIC established at the institute with representatives from different departments, Industry representatives, BITM, R&D organisations CDAC, Computer Society of India, IEEE, IETE, etc.