Chandraprabha Saikiani Centre for Women's Studies

Tezpur University

News & Notifications

  • Chandraprabha Saikiani Day 16th march, 2017
  • Chandraprabha Saikiani Day 16th march, 2017
  • Peace March on 8th march, 2017
  • Skit on Social awareness by TU Students on 8th march, 2017
  • Orientation programme on Women's Studies on 8th march, 2017
  • Welcome note by Madhurima Goswami at Legal Awareness Programme on Women
  • Dignitaries attending a special lecture by Prof Bidyut Mohanty
  • Interaction with the students of Gurukul Tezpur on Gender Discrimination
  • A skit played by the students of Women’s Studies at Gender Sensitization and Legal Awareness programme
  • Interaction with the people of Bhalukpong Nigam on issue of human trafficking

hought of the month

G.D. Anderson

"Feminism isn't about making women stronger. Women are already strong. It's about changing the way the world perceives that strenght."

G.D Anderson


Chandraprabha Saikiani Centre for Women’s Studies (CSCWS), Tezpur University was established in the year 2009. It supports redistribution of women power and control of resources in favour of women. The vision of Chandraprabha Saikiani Center for Women’s Studies, Tezpur University is to provide a platform and promote studies on women belonging to the diverse socio-cultural milieu of North- East India. The priority of CSCWS is to build a body of information and knowledge resource pool regarding women of this region. Looking at the diverse population and the geographical dynamics of the region the centre aims to develop a theoretical understanding of the matter. For the preservation of the rich cultural heritage of the region, documentation will be undertaken to advance the development of women’s studies, while contributing to general advances of knowledge in human social and cultural development. The aim basically is to enhance academic component in action and advocacy to demonstrate new service models and strategies and utilize it for teaching simultaneously.

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