Considering the growing global awareness of women’s rights, need for women empowerment, and the significance of gender equity, Lahore College for Women University introduced Gender and Development Studies in 2004. Besides imparting education in a newly emerging discipline, our major goal is to prepare a well equipped, well groomed, skilled and able new generations of citizens who can take care of the nation in future and who are molded and trained in such a manner that they are economically viable units of the society.
Department of Gender and Development Studies started off with masters program in 2004. Three MA classes had passed out before the first batch of BS students graduated in 2009. The MS program has also introduced in fall 2011.
BS Gender and Development Studies: 4 years
MS Gender and Development Studies: 2 years