Isabella Thoburn College – Programs for Post Graduate and Professional Studies
Educating students using advanced technology enabling them to compete in the job market.
Describe the need affecting community
How will this Advance project help to address the need?
1. By offering post graduate programs of studies we hope to enable young Christian well educated women to be in leadership positions, and also fulfill the need for Christian faculty in the college. 2. Through educated motherhood we will hope in the time to come, give meaning and leadership to the next generation. 3. The college environment will sensitize them to be sensitive to the needs of the less privileged and the marginalized. 4. The masters program in nutrition and food science, enables the women to be able to reach out to the community, and teach other women about health and nutrition. A. By offering these new career/research oriented courses. B. Young women students who wish to develop their career in these streams can offer completing their study program, enter the new emerging careers in the market. C. Up gradation of existing laboratories will help in improve quality. D. Initiate programs leading to career oriented studies with job opportunities.
Describe the primary goal of the project
a. Initiation of programs and course in the new and upcoming scientific fields, thereby enabling the college to become a pioneering institution in the region offering these new career/research oriented courses. b. Women students who wish to develop their career in these streams can offer completing their study program, enter the new emerging careers in the market. c. Under-graduate students will have their separate laboratories, and classrooms which will enable them to conduct practices and theory lecturers independently. d. With scientific and Technological evolution in India, the need for staying relevant requires up gradation and modernization of equipment, training and development in the selected Areas. e. Professional Studies Program aims at educational empowerment leading to financial empowerment via generation of career opportunities. f. With the state striving to be center of technologies related activities, it will provide employment to women in the sector.
Describe the change you would like to see in the community as a result of this Advance project
1. Larger number of students enrolling in the post graduate course. 2. Preparing post graduate student for jobs via relevant schemes. Once it starts, it will transform lives, giving job opportunities to young women having potential and the zeal to be financially independent, and socially uplifted. As per the statistics, Christians are a community which has lowest employment rate among all open up a new strategic domain of study, greatly in demand by women, which will enhance their preparedness of absorption in the market oriented economy. It will increase the employment rate amongst Christians.