Women Empowerment Cell (WEC)


The P.S.G.V.P.M’s College of Pharmacy has established a Women Empowerment Cell in the college campus to empower and safeguard the rights of female members; faculty, staff and students of the College. Women Empowerment Cell (WEC) was constituted under the Chairmanship of Dr. S.P.Pawar. The Cell has both the faculty and students of the College as its members and works with an aim to create a gender sensitized community within campus as well as in the society. Aiming at intellectual and social upliftment of the female students and staffs, the cell stands for facilitating women’s empowerment through guest lectures, seminars, awareness Programmes and other welfare activities.


The WEC works to promote gender sensitivity in the college and conduct diverse Programmes to educate, sensitize both male and female members and produce harmonious atmosphere on the campus.


To train women to acquire wide range of skills and knowledge and to develop and increase their social, economic and intellectual capacities for peace, security and prosperity of mankind.


  • To develop the self-confidence of women in building their capacity.

  • To educate girl students on women specific health issues and measures to be taken.

  • To promote a culture of respect and equality for female gender.

  • To organize awareness programs on gender sensitization.

  • Counseling services for students

  • To identify and promote the strong leadership and growth of women as individuals in their own right.

  • Creating social awareness about the problems of women, gender equity and prevention of sexual harassment.

  • To conduct seminars and workshop to impart knowledge of opportunities and tools available and train the women.

Role and responsibility

  • To encourage women to undertake activities that strengthens their self-confidence.

  • To empower female faculty, staff and students about general economic and social issues.

  • To review safety and security measures for female employees and girl students at college campus.

Committee Members of Women Empowerment Cell (WEC) For Year 2022-23

Sr. No. Member Name Role and Department
1 Dr. S. P. Pawar Chairman
2 Ms. S. G. Patil Co-ordinator, Pharmaceutics
3 Mrs. M. A. Dhankani Member, Pharmaceutics
4 Ms. P. K. Dusane Member, Quality Assurance
5 Dr. J .K. Patil Member, Pharmacognosy
6 Mr. A. R. Dhankani Member, Quality Assurance
7 Ms. Kiran B. Patel Member, Student (M.Pharm), Quality Assurance
8 Ms. Ankita P. Chaudhari Member, Student (M.Pharm), Pharmaceutics
9 Ms. Aishwarya J. Gavit Member, Student (B.Pharm)
10 Ms. Nisha K. Ahirrao Member, Student (B.Pharm)