Department of P.G studies and Research in Women Studies which is introduced by Vijayanagara Sri Krishna Devaraya University, JnanaSagara Campus,Vinayakanagara, Cantonment, Ballari, in the year 2019-20. The M.A. program in Women Studies is to educate the Gender Equality in Society. The scope of Women Studies as a job oriented course. To train the students with skills in making Gender equal perspective in social level and also guide the students to develop Personality Development skills, entrepreneur skills and make them realize the social responsibilities.The department of Women Studies is particularlyfocus on the causes and consequences of gender inequality, the processes and influence of patriarchal society.
We advance the field through interdisciplinary research and innovative pedagogies, inspiring a new generation of gender and sexuality, students committed to social justice. We strive to be a globally recognized model of excellence in gender, sexuality and feminist scholarship..
• To educate our students about social inequalities that result from sexism and to link knowledge, research, teaching, and activism.
• We seek to engage students in the discovery and production of knowledge that emerges from feminist perspectives on society;
• To provide students with the analytic competency that promotes responsible citizenship in a diverse global environment.
• Toempower students to think more critically about their own lives and that inspires them to work as active citizens for social justice.
Women’s Studies its mission feminist undergraduate and graduate education and research for social justice.