Hastham is a community development program organized by NBS to foster team and leadership skills of the management students. Hastham is unique in nature and scope and is implemented by the students under the guidance of the faculty members. Students visit the proposed places and identify the needs and interests of the people through professional interaction.
The Objectives of Hastham are:
• To make the students understand the rural social system and community living.
• To help the students develop their sense of care and social responsibility towards the community.
• To acquire skills in planning, organizing and implementing camp programmes with their productive use of time, communication skills, working with team spirit, handling relationships and conflicts, seeking co operations and coordination whenever required, administration etc. Hastham is organized towards the end of the first semester