Women Education in India

The education of women in India may not have been very bright in the recent past, but with the growing globalization and the efforts of the central and the state governments, women’s education has improved in the country. The marriageable age for women has been increased and the compulsory education for all children irrespective of their genders has also been introduced by the government of India, thus raising the percentage of literate women in the country. The phenomenon has also led to the rise of women’s college in India. A woman’s college admits only females in the variety of courses and departments that the college has. Today, there are several colleges in India which are women’s colleges and which are considered to be some of the best institutes in the country. Women’s colleges offer study programs in all types of general and professional courses. They are spread all over India.