B.A. (Hons) in Gender Studies offers the degree programme motivated by the commitment to its motto of providing public service and invests faith in the educational and professional potential of Gender Studies. The approach of JGLS is to develop progressive-minded citizens who uphold the core value of gender equality, leading the nation to a future that is inclusive and equitable.
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Offered by JGLS faculty: arguably the best in the field to provide a strong legal and social sciences research foundation.
Only social science programme in the country focused on using historical and analytical approaches, deconstructive techniques, and critical methods to unravel the complexities revolving around gender as a social construct and its intersectionality. It draws insights on many disciplines in social sciences, arts, literature, and humanities, providing its outputs to every socially oriented discipline for enhancing inclusion, diversity, and participation of genders.
Jindal Global Law School provides a platform for intersectional research, education, and activism by developing skills in intersectional communication, inter-linking and cross-linking gendered subjects and communities, production and dissemination of gender-based research outputs, counseling and mentoring, prevention of gender-based violence, campaigning and fundraising, building accountability frameworks, and gender sensitization among social clusters and communities.
Gender Studies have the power to create a better tomorrow by analyzing the historical and contemporary constituents that underlie the diverse individuals’ current statuses from all across the globe and reflecting upon the measures by which people have sought equality as well as social change. Students of Gender Studies can opt for diverse careers in organizations ranging from Advocacy, Activism, Campaign, Legal aid, Action Research, Gender and social inclusion advising, and Policy Making.
Reading Groups are open-ended courses which are meant for the reading and discussion of relevant gender related literature. This course is introduced considering the importance of experiences and narratives of social subjects and scholarly discourses for developing an understanding of the issues surrounding gender.
Courses under the degree programme, B.A.(Hons) in Gender Studies are provided in a necessary sequential order in view of the philosophy and intended outcomes of the programme, and in compliance with the UGC guidelines laid down in the “Minimum Course Curriculum for Undergraduate Courses Under Choice Based Credit System”. Accordingly, courses are classified into the following categories:
JGLS has entered into multiple MoUs and collaborations to facilitate internships and placements for JGLS students and graduates. JGLS also has extensive ties within government, businesses, and civil society, which are used to assist in placing our students and graduates. Our graduating students can opt for diverse careers in organizations ranging from Advocacy, Activism, Campaign, Legal aid, Action Research, Gender and social inclusion advising, and Policy Making.
Rs. 3.5 Lacs
Jindal Global Law School
1st August 2022
31 May 2022