University College of Engineering Ariyalur

Women's Empowerment Cell


    Women Cell of University College of Engineering is established with the motto of “towards self empowered mind“. The cell aims to empower girl students and faculty, enhance their understanding of issues related to women and to make the college campus a safe place for girls and women and to address the practical issues related to the welfare and equal opportunities for Women faculty, staff and students.With a view to take up women’s issues and problems, the cell aims at creating awareness of their rights and duties. It also provides a platform for women to share their experiences and views regarding their status in the society. Added to it suggestions for improvement and empowerment among themselves has been given. Aiming at intellectual and social upliftment of the female students, the cell stands for facilitating women’s empowerment through guest lectures, seminars, awareness programs and other welfare activities.


Women Health


    The women empowerment cell is dedicated to the goal of promoting overall health and mental, physical, social well being of women and girls throughout the campus.Women and girls face distinct challenges and problems in day to day life and continue to experience inferior control over their health issues due to various socio-economical, personal, professional and environmental factors. The women empowerment cell nurtures women for better health by educating them and providing a network of assistance, workshops and counselling to strengthen their female values such as creativity, empathy, emotional skills, mutual connection and economic status.


Self Defense


    Just one thing for the women to understand - “Everything depends upon your perspective of seeing yourself.”Women aren’t weak. They are such powerful beings, and it is unfair to be the victims.Women should develop the attitude to feel powerful and super strong from within and achieve anything they set their minds to.One step towards learning self-defence can let women claim the universe.


Women Entrepreneurship


    “Women entrepreneurs are those women who innovate, initiate or adopt a business activity”.- Schumpeter The status of women entrepreneurs is essential for economic growth. Women now engage not only in their respective fields, but also in professions including trade, manufacturing and engineering. In order to meet changes in trends, challenges global markets and be sufficiently competent to retain and aspire for excellence in the entrepreneurial arena. Women entrepreneurship must be properly moulded with entrepreneurial traits and abilities. The motivational factor behind this desire is a sense of independent decision-making towards their careers and lives. Women are progressing day by day in this digital era and transforming themselves from job-seekers to job creators. Hence, women entrepreneurs viewed as an effective strategy to eliminate both rural and urban problems.