National Service Scheme (NSS) was introduced in 1969 with the primary objective of developing the personality and character of the student youth through voluntary community service. ‘Education through Service’ is the purpose of the NSS. The ideological orientation of the NSS is inspired by the ideals of Mahatma Gandhi. The scheme was launched in Gandhiji's Centenary year, 1969 Very appropriately, the motto of NSS is “NOT ME, BUT YOU”. NSS volunteer places the ‘community’ before ‘self’. NSS is a voluntary association of young people in Colleges.