top universities
Women of Substance

5 Top Universities For India Which Contributes Greatly In Educating Women

India is at the top of the pyramid when it comes to a demographic dividend of the country. The growth of men and women alike is needed to reap the benefits of this type of dividend scenario. The top 5 public universities which help women them to excel and enhance their qualities are as follows.

Top Universities in India For Women-

1. Jawaharlal Nehru University

image source-

Jawaharlal Nehru University was established in 1969 by an act of parliament in the capital of India, New Delhi. Since its inception, it has been one of the most women-centric universities providing them exposure in the varied fields of academia as well as social life.

To enhance the growth of women it has established Centre for Women’s Studies (CWS), JNU which creates an ambient atmosphere for all the female students to excel without any bar. All the constituent colleges of this university provide state of the art residential facilities for women and round the clock security.

JNU has gender equality in all its courses taught by well educated male and female faculty. They also have well-developed grievance cell which is in function 24 by 7.This university has a 50% quota for women in the financial assistance provided to students through fellowship programmes.

2. Banasthali University, Jaipur

image source-

Banasthali University is a women’s university established in the year 1935 in the state of Rajasthan. It is one of the oldest universities providing academic knowledge to women of our country.

It has a well-advanced infrastructure and has been accredited with Grade A certificate by NAAC. Banasthali University provides varied undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral programmes to the women of India as well as to the international students

This institute has contributed a great deal in the development of women and one such effort is MOU signed by the institute with Atal Innovation Mission of NITI Aayog to open an all women. Atal Incubation center in the university premises for skill development and to make them self-sufficient and leading entrepreneurs of this country.

It also hosts Bansathali Vidyapith Gliding & Flying Club which is approved by Directorate General of Civil Aviation.The institute provides a fully residential area for all the students and home-like atmosphere.  Two types of scholarships are provided to the students, one is Teaching Assistantship and the other is Research Assistantship which can be availed by applying for the same and satisfying the criterion mentioned.

3. Jadavpur University

image source-

Jadavpur University is a public university established in the year 1955 in Kolkatta, West Bengal. It is a modernized version of the British Era University of Calcutta. This institute has an exemplary approach towards the development of women of this country.

It provides an international focus for them in conjunction with the academic and social development. It has established a dedicated School of Women’s Studies, Jadavpur University, which aims at developing the fairer sex of our country.

This center makes it possible for immersing the solution of real-life women problems into the branches of knowledge. The institute provides a friendly and serene environment with a well structured residential area for its students. It also provides fee concessions to women who excel in academic courses of the institute.

4. University of Hyderabad

image source-

The University of Hyderabad has its roots in Six-Point Formula of 1973 and was established in 1974 in Hyderabad, Telangana. The institute provides varied courses in applied sciences and other technological subjects.

It has a dedicated Centre for Women Studies which has been in existence since 1989. This center provides a wide scope for women interested in being research scholars. University regularly funds these researchers which aim at carrying out gender-specific research.

Regular national and international conferences take place in the university premises. The institute provides a calm and homely environment to all its students. The hostel facility provides an atmosphere of freedom to enhance academic growth and simultaneously it also takes care of the round the clock security of the students.

5.Pune University, Pune

image source-

Savitribai Phule Pune University was established in 1949 and was formerly known as University of Pune. It is one of the leading universities producing eminent scholars and skilled students for the current competitive atmosphere of India. This university has always been a fine one when it comes to escalating women’s position in the society.

It has an exclusive women’s center named Krantijyoti Savitribai Phule Women’s Studies Centre which introduces women to the varied undergraduate, postgraduate and research disciplines of the academic world. It facilitates research specific to ‘region’ and intersection of gender, class, caste, and community and also provides exposure to women by providing them international platforms for the same.

The university has on-campus student’s residence with all the basic amenities and serene environment. The university provides various types of scholarships to students according to theory economic status, minority status and merit in the courses.