IIIT Hyderabad introduces new measures to improve gender diversity


HYDERABAD: IIIT Hyderabad (IIITH) has launched particular incentives to extend gender range and has set a goal of no less than 25% illustration of girls college students admitted to the 4-year B.Tech program via JEE mode of admission for 2020-2021.

A number of measures are being taken to facilitate this, together with monetary incentives comparable to: 25% waiver of tuition for all girls college students admitted via the JEE mode in 2020 for all 4 years of their B.Tech program. Advantage scholarships for ladies college students admitted via the JEE mode in 2020 in the beginning of 2nd yr of B.Tech program. Voluntary software price of INR 500 just for girls making use of via the JEE mode.

Talking on these incentives, Prof Jayanthi Sivaswamy, Dean, Lecturers, IIITH, stated, “Our schooling supplies college students entry to unimaginable alternatives – be it jobs, admission in reputed universities for larger research, or grounding to turn out to be an entrepreneur. By means of our Variety Pool we hope to empower extra girls college students to affix us and create their very own profession paths.”

The scholars can go to the official web site of the Institute to examine additional particulars.

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