Mapping the life trajectories of women scientists in India: successes and struggles

Publication Type:

Journal Articles


Current Science, Volume 122, Issue 2 , p.144-148 (0)



This article discusses the findings of a research report titled ‘Capturing diversity: a comprehensive report on women in science and engineering in India’. By mapping the life trajectories of 130 women scientists of India, the article highlights their successes and struggles at different levels of their lives in order to have a career in science.