Women Cell (Aparajita)

Estd: 2013

Vision:

  • ‘Aparajita’ encourages the growing minds to pave their way into being balanced and better human beings.

Mission:

  • To encourage female students to be self-sufficient and economically independent.
  • Spreading awareness among the students about the social, legal and constitutional rights of women in order to prevent exploitation
  • Making females knowledgeable about different kinds of violence: sexual, physical and mental and to further equip them with the knowledge and strength to fight against them.
  • Providing equal career opportunities.
  • Eliminating deep rooted beliefs of gender bias and discrimination.

Convenor

From

To

Prof. Chaitali Ghosh

March 2013

March 2017

Prof Ratula Chakraborty

April 2017

February 2020

Dr Tanusree Mandal

March 2020

Till Date

 

     There are 2(two) sub-units under Women Cell

  • Sexual Harassment Redressal Cell
  • Women’s Grivance Redressal Cell

     Some of the Programs / Seminars /Workshops conducted by Women Cell since inception:

Sl No

Details of Program

Date

1

One Day Workshop –

Aman – A global voice for peace in home- West Bengal Chapter

14-03-2015

2

Gender Sensitisation Program & Publication of Magazine “Katha Nadi”

28-01-2016

3

Karate Workshop

15-03-2016

4

Seminar on Diet & Nutrition

17-03-2016

5

An awareness program on “Empowerment of Women through Financial Literacy”

23-12-2017

6

Celebration of International Women’s Day

08-03-2018

7

Workshop to enhance the confidence of female students to take on the first job interview

29-01-2019

8

Celebration of International Women’s Day

08-03-2019

9

Development program on Personal Tax Planning under New Finance Act 2020 (via Google Meet due to pandemic situation)

22-11-2020

10

Awareness program on Laws in favour of women (via Google Meet)

14-03-2021