Objective : The three years Distance
Learning B.A. (Hons.) in Women's Studies conducted by
The Global Open University, Nagaland has been designed for
meeting the demand of the growing needs of experts in the
fields of women's empowerment, employment, rights, duties,
political socialisation, gender sensitisation, protective
Career in Women's
Women's Studies is an interdisciplinary
and academic field which explores politics, society and
history from an intersectional, multicultural women's
perspectives. It critiques and explores societal norms of
gender, race, class, sexuality, and other inequalities.
Women's Studies include a diverse array of pedagogies,
though there are some common things to the way many such
courses are taught. During the three years of studies in
this programme, students are involved in social justice that
are embedded with theory as well as activism. Such
programmes are being encouraged for women's empowerment.
Besides joining for specific jobs in the areas of women's
development and empowerment, all the graduating students may
be joining the Master's Degree for being placed in academic
and research organisations.
Eligibility : 10+2 in any discipline Duration :
Award : B.A. Hons. in Women's Studies shall be
awarded to all the successful candidates by The Global Open
University, Nagaland. They will also be eligible for
admission in the Master's degree programmes in the relevant
Schools and Faculties at The Global Open University,
Introduction to Womens Studies
Women Movement in India
Status of Women
Exploitation of Women
Women and Social Change
Hindi / English
Women Equality and Development
Economic Development for Women
Women and Employment
Women Rights and Duties
Political Socialisation of Women
Women and Religion
Women and Law
Examination Centers : Annual / Semester Examinations
are conducted for all the admitted students every year at different Examination Centres
within the State of Nagaland (Dimapur, Kohima, Wokha) only.
Total Fee : Rs. 18,125
Accordingly, the Application Form duly filled-in along with
four stamp size photographs, copies of certificates and mark
sheets and a Bank Draft for the full fee i.e. Rs. 18,125 in
the name of “The Global Open University, Nagaland” payable
at Dimapur must reach the Admissions Officer, The Global
Open University, Sodzulhou Village, P.O. - ARTC, NH-39,
Dimapur - 797115 Nagaland by speed post only.
Examination Fee : A fee of Rs. 150 per paper is to be paid
before appearing in the Annual Examinations.
Bachelor's Thesis : Students are required to submit a
Bachelor's Thesis at the end of second year.
Assignments : All admitted
participants must submit subjectwise assignments based on
the Mini Project Reports to be prepared by them on a topic
related to each of the subjects.