National Service Scheme (NSS)

National Service Scheme (NSS)

About NSS


  • The National Service Scheme (NSS) has been operational since the inception of the Institution i.e., 2002.
  • There are two units, Unit-I, Unit-II that are functioning
  • NSS works in collaboration with non-profitable and socially responsible organizations such as,
    1. Sai Youth
    2. TITA (Telangana Information Technology Association)
    3. TSACS ( Telangana State AIDS Control Society)
    4. Hima bindu blood bank
    5. Sahaya-cvsr
  • At AGI, the Management, Staff and Students take active part in various program offerings. Anurag has about 200 active NSS volunteers.
  • The NSS unit has adopted notable number of Govt. schools.


Objective: Personality development through communal service

NSS Student Volunteer selection Criterion:

  • Should have passion towards Social Service
  • Possesses good conduct and regular to academics
  • Good academic track record


  • Special Camp certificate will be issued by the institution's NSS unit.
  • Regular NSS Certificate / 240 hours Regular NSS Certificate - will be issued by the University NSS Cell for those who have participated in Regular NSS Activities for 240 hours in their academic duration and participated in two Special Camps.
  • Best Volunteer Award at the institution level can be given by the institution at the end of the academic year .
  • Awards & recognitions
  • Reservation Quota in higher education (as per rules in force)
  • Preference in recruitment of certain jobs

Program Officers

Mr. C. Mallesha
NSS Programme Officer

Mr. C. Mallesha, is a Asst. Professor in Dept. of Management, has been playing a key role in the NSS. He is the recipient of State Level NSS Best Program Officer Award for 2013-14, Sri Satya Sai Baba Gold Medal in 1999 by Osmania University and Indira Gandhi National Award in 2001 by Ministry Of Youth Affairs & Sports, Govt. of India. He was also a Contingent Leader for Republic Day Parade Camp - 2017, New Delhi

Dr. K. S. Rao

Director, AGI

Chairman, NSS

Mr. P. Naveen

Asst. Professor, Pharmacy

Dept. Coordinator

Mr. P. Chinna Sreenivas Rao

Asst. Professor, Mechanical

Dept. Coordinator

Mr. Ahmed Razvi

Asst. Professor, Chemical

Dept. Coordinator

Mr. Lalu M

Asst. Professor, Electrical

Dept. Coordinator

Mr. B. Harish

Asst. Professor, Electronics

Dept. Coordinator

Mr. Trishulapani

Asst. Professor, Civil

Dept. Coordinator

Mr. G. Kiran Kumar

Asst. Professor, CSE

Dept. Coordinator

Action Plan 2014-2015

Orientation programs

To get the NSS Volunteers acquainted with the philosophy, history, aims and objectives of NSS, 20 hours are dedicated to orientation program through lectures, discussions, audio-visuals etc.

Environment Enrichment programs.

  • Plantation of trees, their preservation and upkeep (each NSS Unit should plant and protect at least 100 saplings in and around the campus and in the adopted places)
  • Creation of NSS parks/gardens, Vegetable gardens and Medicinal gardens.
  • Anti – plastic campaigns – eco friendly Bag making unit.
  • Fodder - cultivation program.
  • Chlorination of village ponds and wells.
  • Vermi-compost project in each unit. Popularization and construction of Gobar Gas Plants-use of non-conventional energy.
  • Waste Management program – Land, Air & Water Pollution.
  • Rainwater harvesting.
  • Smokeless choolas in Rural Houses.

Health Awareness Programmes:

  • Anti – Drug Campaign.
  • First – Aid Training Programme
  • Paliative care Units
  • Blood – Donation Drive.
  • AIDS Awareness Programme.
  • Healthy Food Habits.
  • Healthy Life Style.

Educational Programmes

  • Legal Literacy programme
  • Computer Literacy programme
  • Consumer Awareness Programme
  • Human Rights Awareness Programme
  • Career Guidance Programme.
  • Traffic Awareness Programme.
  • Value Education Programme.
  • Communicative Skill – English.
  • Personality Development & Leadership Programme.
  • Stress Management Programme.
  • Effective Parenting.
  • Energy Conservation Programme.

Women Empowerment Programmes

  • Programmes of educating people and making them aware of women’s rights, both Constitutional and legal.
  • Creating consciousness among women that they too contribute to economic and social well being of the community.
  • Creating awareness among women that there is no occupation or vocation which is not open to them.
  • Imparting training to women in sewing, embroidery, knitting and other skills whereever possible.

Social Service Programmes

  • Work in institutions meant for physically and mentally handicapped.
  • Organising blood donation camps and eye-pledge programmes.
  • Work in Orphanages, homes for the aged etc.
  • Work in welfare organisations of women.
  • Prevention of slums through social education and community action.
  • Programmes for making villages self sufficient.
  • Soap making units, Paper carrybag making unit, tailoring unit

Production Oriented Programmes

  • Working with people and explaining and teaching of improved agricultural practices.
  • Soil testing, soil health care and soil conservation.
  • Assistance in repair of agricultural machinery.
  • Work for the promotion and strengthening of co-operative societies in villages.
  • Assistance and guidance in poultry farming, animal husbandry, care of animal health, etc.
  • Popularization of small savings.
  • Assistance in procuring bank loans.
  • Volunteer exchange programme in Special Camps.
  • Regular activities in the adopted villages according to action plan.
  • Collaborative research on social issues.
  • Pooling of selected units activities in the University level adopted region.
  • Seven days special camps during summer and winter season.
  • Besides this a separate theme will be adopted for the NSS activities in the Campuses : ‘Cleanliness through Homes’ – An Environmental Awarness Programme.
  • Water shed Management.
  • Tribal village development

Relief & Rehabilitation work during Natural calamities

  • Care and Share Project.
  • Disaster Management Programme - Assisting the authorities at the time of natural disasters and calamity.
  • Miss a Meal Project.

Creation of Durable Assets

Home for the Homeless

Libraries in adopted places, hospitals, jails etc.

Construction of sanitary latrines.

Observation of Important Days

  • National Youth Day 12th January
  • Republic Day 26th January
  • Martyr’s Day 30th January
  • International Women’s Day 8th March
  • World Health Day 7th April
  • Anti-Terrorism Day 21st May
  • World No Tobacco Day 31st May
  • World Environment Day 5th June
  • World Population Day 1st July
  • Independence Day 15th August
  • Sadhbhavana Day 20th August
  • International Literacy Day 8th September
  • International Peace Day 15th September
  • NSS Day 24th September
  • National Blood Donation Day 1st October
  • World Non-violence Day 2nd October
  • National Integration Day 19th November
  • World AIDS Day 1st December
  • World Human Rights Day 10th December


  • National Youth Week 12 – 19 January
  • Van Mahotsava Week 1 – 7 July
  • International Literacy Week 8 – 14 July
  • Quami Ekta Week 19 – 25 November

Community Programs