Bhubaneswar, April 24: University Grant Commission (UGC) has directed varsities to enhance women centric contents in the curriculum.
UGC secretary Prof. Rajnis Jain issued directives to university authorities in this connection on Friday.
According to the recommendation of the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Education, more awareness and education is essential to ensure social security towards women and children. That can only be achieved through inclusion of more curricular contents on women and children security.
Acting on it, UGC has asked the universities to formulate such educational content for Under Graduate and Post Graduate courses.