National Service Scheme

NSS In charge Dr.Santosh Marwadikumbhar
Programme Officer Dr.Sharayu Bhakare
Programme Officer Dr.Nilesh Waghmare

National Service Scheme aims to inculcate social welfare in students and to provide service to the society. NSS volunteers work to ensure that everyone who is needy gets help to enhance their standard of living and lead a life of dignity. In doing so, volunteers learn from people in villages how to lead a good life despite a scarcity of resources. The ultimate goal of the National Service Scheme is to strive to inculcate the bond of patriotism, national integration, brotherhood, communal harmony among these volunteers.

The NSS volunteers communicate with the society, visit the rural areas, help the underprivileged people to develop themselves and develop many behavioural interactive skills. Symbiosis College of Arts and Commerce helps to the students in improve all round personality by promoting skills development workshops and interactive programs in various fields.

In the academic year 2019-2020 following activities were conducted:

Date Event Venue No.Of participants
June 23rd,2019 NSS Volunteers Participated in Guinness Book of World Record. The Record was about distributing 16,700 saplings among the NSS volunteers. SPPU,Pune 67 students 3 Teachers
June 27th,2019 Distribution of food items to Warkaries who participated in Paalkhi Congress Bhavan, Shivajinagar,Pune 27 students 1 Teacher
July 31st,2019 The Blood Donation Drive: On the auspicious birthday of the founder of Symbiosis Society Dr. S. B. Mujumdar, a blood donation drive was organized in the college premises. Symbiosis Institute of Health Science 39 Students
August 9th,2019 Guest lecture on Yoga and its importance
Speaker: Dr.Samprasad Vinod
A.V.Hall 127 students
7 Teacher
August 9th,2019 Guest lecture on Awareness of cyber crime
Speaker: Mr.Sandeep Gadiya
A.V.Hall 137 students
7 Teacher
August 19th,2019 Donation for Kolhapur Flood Victims: Collected, gathered and packed clothes, eatables, grocery, and some more required materials. College Premises 123 students
3 Teachers
August 24th,2019 Road Safety Awareness Drive
The program was Honored to have dignitaries like Mr.Rajesh Puranik,Mr.Pravin Pargaonkar,ASI Sanjay Sonawane and Chetan Jarjala and few more traffic officers to enlighten the students with the traffic norms and measures to avoid road fatalities.
Vishwabhavan symbiosis College 370 students
6 Teachers
August 31st,2019 Tree Plantation
The drive witnessed the presence and active participation of approx. 300 students (including national and international), planting more than 260 saplings.
Symbi Hill 300 students
6 Teachers
September 15th,2019 Youth Convention
The workshop comprised of activities and lectures covering a wide range of topics like self-management, character building and much more.
Ramakrishna Math, Pune 48 students
November 26th,2019 Constitution day
The college glorified 26th November by proclaiming the Constitution Day. India having the largest constitution gives all the Indians’ a matter of pride and hence the day is worth recognizing.
SCAC 30 students
26 Teachers
December 6th,2019 Guest Lecture On Article 370 A.V.Hall 112 students
3 Teachers
18th Jan. to 24th Jan,2020 NSS SPECIAL WINTER CAMP
  • The volunteers cleaned village temple in and around, water resources, approach roads, gram panchayat spreading the message of 'Swacha Bharat, Swastha Bharat'.
  • The volunteers went to a primary school to interact and teach the students.
  • A group of girls met the women of the village and talked to them about their rights, the problems faced by them and personal hygiene.
  • The volunteers cleaned the village school, ensuring to give the children clean classrooms for study.
Darawali Village, Survewadi Village, Tal. Mulshi, Pune 100 Students
7 Teachers