National Service Scheme (NSS)  Cell

The National Service Scheme (NSS) is a Central Sector Scheme of Government of India, Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports. National Service Scheme was formally launched on 24th September, 1969, the birth centenary year of the Father of the Nation.

Motto of NSS:   "Not Me But You",  स्वयं' से पहले' Reflects the essence of democratic living and upholds the need for self-less service.

Logo for the NSS has been based on the giant 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.

Name Designation Contact Number Email ID
Prof. Monisha Dhiman Programme Coordinator 81465-65969


Office Assistant: Mr. Sukhnaib Singh

Name Designation Contact Number Email ID Unit assigned
Dr. Ashwani Kumar Programme officer 78372-29143 Unit-I
Dr. K Milan Sharma Programme officer 81465-01688 Unit-II
Dr. Sandeep Kaur Programme officer 94641-16560 Unit-III
Dr. Sabeyasachi Senapati Programme officer 97175-07997 Unit-IV
Dr. Preeti Khetarpal Programme officer 98784-06921 Unit-V

Detail of NSS Volunteers

S.No. Total Number of NSS Volunteers Year
1 300 2015-16
2 402 2016-17
3 463 2017-18
4 297 2018-19
4 406 2019-20

Objectives of the NSS Cell:

NSS Cell of Central University of Punjab, Bathinda seeks to raise awareness among the students on national integration, social harmony, general health awareness, personality development, personal hygiene, mental health and stress management which will develop a sense of social and civic responsibility in students. The objectives of the cell are:

  1. Identify the needs and problems of the community and get involved in problem-solving.
  1. Develop competence required for group-living and sharing of responsibilities and helping each other to complete the tasks which helps in the overall development of a students’ personality.
  2.  Develop capacity to meet emergencies and natural disasters.
  3.  Practice national integration and social harmony
  1. Teach to students to be considerate and kind towards other living beings


NSS Cell is working in nearby villages, school and the villages adopted by the university.  

NSS activities year 2015-16
S. No. Activity Name Date
1 NSS Orientation June, 2015
2 Cleaning and Painting of Plants (300 saplings) 05.06.2015
3 Mega Plantation Drives 18.07.2015, 09.07.2015, 24.07.2015, 25.07.2015 & 08.08.2015
4 Sadbhawna Diwas 20.08.2015
5 Cleaning near Boys Hostel 22.01.2016
6 Collection of Waste Building Material 28.03.2016
7 Park Cleaning 29.03.2016
8 Cleaning of sports ground Behind Academic Block 30.03.2016
9 Cleaning of sports ground Behind Academic Block 31.03.2016
10 Park Cleaning 01.04.2016
11 Removing Weeds from Plants 02.04.2016
12 Removing Weeds from Plants 03.04.2016
13 Sports Ground Cleaning 04.04.2016
14 Sports Ground Cleaning 05.04.2016
15 Cleaning Girls Hostel Surroundings 06.04.2016
16 Cleaning Girls Hostel Surroundings 07.04.2016
17 Cleaning Ground Near Girls Hostel 08.04.2016
18 Cleaning of lawn behind Mess 09.04.2016
19 Cleaning Girls Hostel and Mess Area 10.04.2016
20 Environment Day, Watering and Maintenance of Plants 06.06.2016
21 Chabeel Sewa at Bus Stop near CUPB 10.06.2016
22 Yoga Day 21.06.2016
NSS activities year 2016-17
1 NSS Orientation August, 2016
2 One day Special Camp at Ghudda 12.08.2016
3 Swachtha  Shapath by NSS Cell at University campus 22.08.2016
4 Tiranga March at University campus 23.08.2016
5 AIDS Day 01.12.2016
6 One day special camp at university campus (Cleaning near the play ground & Tuck Shop 03.12.2016
7 VISAKA Camp at Ghudda 16.12.2016
8 VISAKA Visaka Camp at Ghudda 23.12.2016
9 VISAKA Camp at Mati Das Nagar, Bathinda 31.12.2016
10 VISAKA Camp at Mati Das Nagar, Bathinda. 01.01.2017
11 VISAKA Camp at Hazzi Rattan and Sabzi Mandi, Bathinda 10.01.2017
12 National Youth Day 12.01.2017
13 Debate Competition on Demonetization 12.01.2017
14 Lohri Function and Charity at Old age Home, Bathinda 12.01.2017
15 Shoes and cloth donation at Road side and slum area, BTI 13.01.2017
16 Voter Pledge (Voter Day) 25.01.2017
17 Flex boards had been installed at Jassi Chowk and Under Bridge near the University to promote maximum voting 4 Feb 2017
18 One day cleanness and Plantation drive camp at Main Campus, Ghudda of CUPB 15.02.2017
NSS activities year 2017-18
NSS 7 Days Special Camp at adopted village “Katar Singh Wala” Bathinda. Activities on Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, Beti Bachao Beti Padao Digital India, Health Awareness, Road safety and career Counseling. 17.04.2017 to 23.004.2017
Yoga Day Celebrations 21.04.2017
3 Help Desk at Orientation of New Session in CUPB 21.06.2017
4 Cleanliness Drive at City campus of CUPB 20.07.2017 to 21.07.2017
5 Plantation Drive at main campus of CUPB 12.08.2017
6 Cleanliness and plantation drive as a part of swachhta pakhwada events 19.08.2017 & 08.09.207
7 Plantation drive at main campus of CUPB 12.09.2017 & 16.09.2017
8 Health camp at CUPB city campus 23.09.2017
9 Plantation Drive camp under biodiversity and celebrated wild life week at Zoo (Beer Talab, Bathinda) 29.09.2017
10 Participation in NSS Pre-RD Parade selection at Lovely Professional University Jalandhar 7.10.2017
11 Participation in NSS Pre-RD selection camp at CCS Agricultural University, Hisar. 11.10.2017
12 Vigilance Awareness Week 25.10.2017- 03.11.2017
13 AIDS day 25.11.2017
14 Human Rights Day at Jassi Pau Wali 01.12.2017
15 District Level Poster Making/Slogan Writing and Blood Donation Camp 10.12.2017
16 District Level Speech Competition on the “Relevance of Swami Vivekananda’s Philosophy in 21st Century” to commemorate “National Youth Day” 12.12.2017
17 Unnat Bharat Abhiyaan Survey at Baho Yatri 12.01.2018
18 RD-Parade-2018 at CUPB 20.01.2018
19 One day plantation Drive and maintenance of plants at Main campus of CUPB 26.01.2018
20 Celebration of Women’s Day at CUPB
In collaboration with Youth Services, Punjab, Bathinda
21 Unnat Bharat Abhiyaan survey at Village Ghudda 08.03.2018
22  Martyr's day of Sardar Bhagat Singh, Rajguru and Sukhdev was celebrated as Drug Free Day at Central University of Punjab, Bathinda 16.03.2018 to 17.03.2018
NSS activities year 2018-19
World Health Day  at CUPB 07.04.2018
2 Unnat Bharat Abhiyaan Survey in village Ghudda 16.04.2018
Environment Day & Cleanliness Drive 05.06.2018
4 Yoga Day 21.06.2018
5 Plantation Drive at main campus of CUPB & Orientation 21.07.2018, 04.08.2018 & 11.08.2018
6 Parade on Independent Day 15.08.2018 at Main campus of CUPB 15.08.2018
7 Sadbhavana Day Pledge at CUPB 20.08.2018
8 Sensitization Programme and Mass Pledge on Swachha Bharat Mission 31.08.2018
9 Plantation Drive at Main campus of CUPB and Adopted village Ghudda & Orientation 01.09.2018 &08.09.2018
10 NSS Special camp “Swachhata Hi Seva” in various villages  Katar Singh Wala Phoos Mandi, Jassi Pau Wali Jhumba Baho Yatri.
Conducted door to door meetings to drive behavior change with respect to sanitation behavior.
Organized awareness campaigns around better sanitation practices like using a toilet, hand washing, health & hygiene’s awareness etc.
1.09.2018  to 14.09.2018
11 Mega Plantation Drive at Main campus of CUPB (2000 Saplings) 20.10.2018
12 Rashtri Ekta Divas 30.10.2018
13 Cleanliness Drive at City campus of CUPB 06.11.2018
14 Plantation Drive at Main campus of CUPB 17.11.2018
15 Blood donation Camp at CUPB city campus 22.11.2018
16 World AIDS Day 01.12.2018
17 One Day Trip at Border Hussaini Wala, Firozpur 12.01.2019
18 National Voter’s Day 25.01.2019
19 RD- Parade -19 at University Level 26.01.2019
20 World Cancer Day 04.02.2019
21 NSS 7 days Camp at Village Katar Singh Wala 18.02.2019 to 24.02.2019
NSS activities year 2019-20
1.  World Tobacco Day at city campus of CUPB 31.05.2019
2 International Yoga Day at CUPB 21.06.2019
3 Help Desk during the interview of Ph.D scholars 17.07.2019,  24.07.2019, 25.07.2019, 5.08.2019 & 31.08.2019.
4 Plantation Drive at main campus of CUPB 27.07.2019, 3.08.2019
5 Cleanliness Drive at city campus of CUPB 5.08.201910.08.2019
6 Parade by NSS volunteers at University Level 15.08.2019
7 Fit India movement University to ITI  chowk, Bathinda 29.09.2019
8 Awareness camp under swachhata Pakhwada at village Naruana on water harvesting and single use plastic 5.09.2019
9 Awareness camp under swachhata Pakhwada at village Bhagu, on water harvesting and single use plastic 6.09.2019
10 Awareness camp under swachhata Pakhwada at village Jassi Pau wali on water harvesting and single use plastic 7.09.2019
11 Awareness camp under swachhata Pakhwada at village Ghudda  on water harvesting and single use plastic 13.09.2019
12 Awareness camp under swachhata Pakhwada at village Jhumba on water harvesting and single use plastic 14.09.2019
13 Cleanliness Drive/Shraamdaan (Collection of Single use plastic from university campus 24.09.2019 & 25.09.2019
14 Attend Pre-RD selection camp Mata Gujri College, Fatehgarh Sahib 25.09.2019
15 NSS Day Celebration
(Rangoli, Group Discussion, Quiz competitions and Cultural Programme )
(Due to exams NSS Day was celebrated on 27.09.2019 instead of 24.09.2019)
16 Sensitization Programme on Swachhata Hi seva 1.11.2019
17 Plog Run/Jogging and collection of Single use plastic from the road while jogging: Model Town  Phase 1, via phase 2 and ended Dadi Poti Park, Phase-3, 19.09.2019
18 National Unity Day (Rashtriya Ekta Diwas) Birth Anniversary of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel , Unity walk as well as Vigilance Awareness Walk 31.10.2019
19 Essay Writing competition for school students, Govt. Sen.Sec. Sachool , Naruana 1.11.2019
20 Awareness Walk on Vigilance Awareness Week  and distribution of Pamphlets at Civil Hospital and Market Hazzi Rattan, Bathinda 2.11.2019
21 Selected 2 volunteers for RD Parade-2020 and attended Pre-RD camp: Chitkara University, Rajpura, Patiala 15th November, 2019 to 24th November, 2019
22 Constitution Day 26.11.2019
23 World AIDS Day 2.12.2019



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The registered students of the university can register themselves in NSS Cell, please submit the form to