Co-curricular activities

NSS

Our Kamaraj College has Six NSS units. About 600 students are currently enrolled in these units. The NSS volunteers at Kamaraj College are involved in a wide spectrum of activities such as:

  • Celebrating secular festivals along with rural people
  • Cleaning College Campus
  • Organizing Road Safety Awareness Programme
  • Organizing one week Special Camp in the Villages. Activities during the Camp Period include planting trees, organizing medical camps for blood donation and conducting cultural programs.

NCC

Naval Wing
Kamaraj College’s N.C.C Naval wing was first established in the year 1972. It consisted of 50 cadets. Lt. Dr. A. Ashok M.B.A., M.Phil., Ph.D. is the present NCC officer, having taken over the position from the year 2001. Now our college has a Naval Wing with a total strength of 45 Cadets.

Army Wing
Kamaraj College’s N.C.C Army wing was first established in the year 1969. Mrs. X. Helen Flora, M.Sc., M.Phil. is currently in-charge as N.C.C. officer. Now our college has an Army Wing with a total strength of 65 Cadets.

SOCIAL SERVICE LEAGUE

We at Kamaraj College Social Service League take it upon ourselves to help anyone in society who needs help, in whatever circumstances. The aim of SSL is to provide a helping hand not only to solve problems but also to prevent them. This is of vital importance. This is our vision statement for the years to come and we hope that we are successful. As always our guiding motto shall be ‘Service above self’. We do useful service in charitable institutions and hospitals in and around Tuticorin. We also conduct Ambulance First Aid Certificate course for students.

RED RIBBON CLUB

RRC Programme is a voluntary on-campus intervention, aimed at heightening the risk perception and preventing HIV among youth. Red Ribbon Clubs have become a powerful medium to reach out to young people. Spearheaded by Tamil Nadu State AIDS Control Society (TANSACS), this program is supported by the Higher Education Department with technical assistance from Centers for Disease Control and demonstrating the importance of inter-sector collaboration to address the issue of HIV and AIDS. RRC empowers students in the age group of 17-25, by giving them information and life-skills to protect themselves from HIV/AIDS and changing the most active among them into peer educators.

STUDENTS ASSOCIATIONS

Kamaraj College Students association is run by students, elected by their peers, who have the best interests at heart for the students here. Every student at Kamaraj College is automatically a member of the Student Association. The association prides itself on being there to help students when needed and also foreseeing issues that will affect students.

Main objectives of the students associations are:

  • To arrange as many lectures and debates as possible on subjects of general, literacy, scientific and cultural interests.
  • To afford opportunities for students to train themselves in the art of public speaking and histrionics.
  • To stimulate interest in the discussion of problems of academic importance.

PARENT - TEACHERS ASSOCIATION

Kamaraj College’s Parent - Teachers Association (PTA) is a registered organization (Reg. No. 58/2004) composed of parents, teachers and staff. Its main objective is to facilitate parental participation in the development of their wards and to provide greater opportunities for communication between parents and the faculty of the college.