Gender/Women studies is an interdisciplinary field that involves complex analysis of gender identity and gender representation including queer studies, men’s studies and the fundamental facets of development. Graduates in this field may find an opportunity to work in the administrative management sector; the industrial sector; the personnel management sector; the legal sector and the social services sector as well. A student who wants to pursue a specialization in public administration may later join the public or private sector on the basis of the opportunities presented.
What can I do (Roles Available) ?
Women's Rights Activist
Public Relations and Fundraising Manager
Corporate Operations Manager
Where can I work?
State Public Service Commissions
Union Public Service Commissions
International Women's Development Agency
Center for Reproductive Rights Equality for All
North East Network
Centre for Social Research
Social International Development organizations
Mental Health Care
Old Age Institutions
Diverse work environment
Job security & stability difficult at initial years
Initial remuneration is low
Key Skills Required
What Should I study ?
XII with Any Stream - Bachelor in Gender Studies - MA in Gender studies - Ph.D.
XII with Any Stream - BA. In Social work/Political science/history/psychology/Economics, etc - MA in Gender studies - Ph.D.
XII with Any Stream - Bachelor in any discipline - MA in Gender studies - Ph.D.