With the motto of Unity and Discipline, the NCC strives to be and is one of the greatest cohesive forces of the nation, bringing together the youth hailing from different parts of the country and moulding them into united, secular and disciplined citizens of the nation. NCC aims at developing discipline, character, brotherhood, spirit of adventure and ideals of selfless service amongst the cadets. Not only this, it also aims to enlighten leadership qualities among the cadets empowering them to serve the nation regardless of the career they choose.
Under No. 2 Maharashtra Naval Unit NCC, Ratnagiri, a division of 50 SD NCC cadets is raised at ASP College, Devrukh starting from academic year 2016-17. At ASP College, the cadets are selected according to selection criterion laid down by the NCC.
In the first year, they are provided with basic training aimed towards physical fitness, drill, NCC orientation and leadership. From the second year, they get opportunities to participate in various camps, events and competitions organized at Group, State National as well as International levels. In this year, cadets appear for the NCC B certificate exam. In the third year, the cadets are well motivated and experienced. They are assigned various administrative roles and responsibilities during NCC activities so as to develop character and leadership qualities.