The proportion of engineering faculty who were female in 2016-2017 academic year varied by the academic position held. Women were more highly represented in the lower faculty ranks, such as assistant professors and lecturers (MHRD, 2017).
Percentage of Female Faculty, by Position, 2016-2017
- MHRD (2017). All India Survey on Higher Education 2017. New Delhi, India: Government of India, Department of Higher Education. Retrieved from http://aishe.nic.in/aishe/viewDocument.action?documentId=239