Nothing is more critical to the advancement and empowerment of women around the world than education. And the advancement of women, in turn is essential to the well-being and progress of every society and the global community.


When a society educates a girl, it gives her the tools she will need to support herself and her family. For a woman, a single year of education usually correlates with an increased income of 10 to 20 percent during her working years.


The center has been established to promote study, research, teaching, training & documentation on women related issues. The Centre adopts a positive and proactive stance towards women's empowerment and provides a platform for exchange of information and views on women’s issues. It actively seeks support and guidance from all quarters so that we can develop a concerted approach to the problems that beset women.

Prof. (Mrs.) Nilofer Khan