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IJSTR >> Volume 9 - Issue 3, March 2020 Edition

International Journal of Scientific & Technology Research  
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Women Empowerment In Indian Higher Education

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Krishnamoorthy A, Srimathi H



Women Enrolment, Gender mainstreaming, Women Empowerment, Women policies



The knowledge economy of twenty first century is women friendly and as a result higher educational institutions has improved women enrolment in higher studies and work force as well. There are several policies, schemes and scholarships offered to women higher education. Yet, women are still underrepresented. There may be numerous reasons of this gross under-representation, such context specific barriers to be found and addressed. There is a necessity to eliminate the gender gap and investigate women’s applied strategies to attain awareness and achieve gender mainstreaming.



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