About the Organiser
Avinashilingam University is a women’s Deemed University in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India. It was started in 1957 by the Avinashilingam Education Trust founded by T. S. Avinashilingam Chettiar as Avinashilingam Home Science College for Women which later grow into a university.
About the Seminar
The National Seminar on Facets of Women Empowerment-Opportunities and Challenges is organised by the Department of Economics, Avinashilingam Institute For Home Science and Higher Education for Women, Coimbatore on Dec 19, 2019.
Avinashilingam Institute For Home Science and Higher Education for Women, Coimbatore has been a pioneer in empowering women in various fields. This seminar on “Facets of Women Empowerment-Opportunities and Challenges” aims to inspire the youth and motivate them to work for their empowerment.
Seminar papers are invited from research scholars and students on any of the above themes. All the papers will be scrutinized for their content and relevance. Best paper in each theme will be rewarded.
- To create awareness about various facets of women empowerment.
- To empower women on human rights and laws pertaining to violence against the deprived sections of the society
Themes of Seminar
- Economic and social dimensions of women empowerment
- Challenges in empowering women.
- Ambedkar’s views on women as policymakers
The paper must be typed in Times New Roman, Font Size 12 on A4 size paper with 1″ margin on all sides with 1.5 line spacing using MS Word. Full Paper should exceed more than 4000 words. The papers can be sent to economicsadu2019[at]gmail.com.
Last date of submission of the abstract along with full paper: Dec 5, 2019
- Research scholars: Rs. 200/-
- Postgraduate students: Rs. 150/-
- Undergraduate students: Rs. 100/-
Dr Sherly Thomas