Centre for Social Defense and Gender Studies

Centre for Social Defense and Gender Studies

The Centre for Social Defense and Gender Studies has been set up at Sardar Patel University of Police, Security and Criminal Justice, Jodhpur. The Centre is approved by the Government of Rajasthan. The Centre is currently headed by Mrs. K. B. Vandana, IPS. Areas of concern of the Centre include social security to the children, gender sensitivity, sensitivity towards the aged, mentally and physically challenged persons and other marginalized groups. The Centre works as an academic and practical mediator for creating sensitivity and awareness among the public towards the weaker sections of the society.

Areas of Concern of the Centre
  • Social Security of Children
  • Gender Sensitivity
  • Sensitivity towards the aged
  • Mental and Physical Disability
  • Marginalized groups

Aim of the Centre
To work as an academic and practical mediator for creating sensitivity and awareness among the public towards the weaker sections of the society.

Objectives
  • To conduct conferences, meeting, seminars, workshops and other sensitization and academic programmes on the issues of social defense and gender
  • Through continuous surveys, research and field level data collection, raise the issues of social defense and gender in front of the policy makers, implementing agencies and the Government
  • Conducting academic courses in social defense and gender studies
  • To act as a consulting agency on the concerned subjects
  • To act as a harmonizing link between the society and Governmental policies
  • To create awareness among the society towards the responsibilities of the citizens pertaining to the concerned issues
  • To render lawful assistance to the members of the public, particularly women, children and members of the weaker section of the society

Main functions of the Centre
  1. To conduct various academic programmes at Post Graduate level, diploma and certificate courses
  2. To conduct various courses and awareness programmes for public, police officials, Governmental and non-governmental organizations and corporate sectors, and
  3. Create a data bank through continuous research and field level surveys.

The main functions of the centre shall include:
  1. Teaching
  2. Training
  3. Research
  4. Publication
  5. Documentation
  6. Consultancy
Smiley face Dr. Alok Meena
Deputy Director
Centre for Social Defense and Gender Studies
Sardar Patel University of Police, Security and Criminal Justice, Jodhpur
Education Qualification: M.A(Sociology), M.Phil. (Sociology), Ph.D (Human Rights),Post Doctrate (ICSSR).
Email: alok@policeuniversity.ac.in
Contact No. (O)- 0291-3062024

Smiley face Mr. Arvind Raj Calla
Research Assistant
Education Qualification: B.Com, LLB, LLM Persuing
Centre for Social Defense and Gender Studies
Sardar Patel University of Police, Security and Criminal Justice
Email: arvind.csdgs@policeuniversity.ac.in
1.National Seminar on DR. B. R. AMBEDKAR: CONTRIBUTION TO NATION BUILDING , 13-14 April, 2016.Click to download details.

2. International Women's Day celebrated on 08-03-2016 at SPUP Campus.

3. 3 day State Level workshop on "Gender Budgeting in Policing" at Jaipur from 01.3.2016 to 03.3.2016.Click to download details.

4. One day Workshop conducted on Sexual Harassment and Stress Management at SPUP on 19-02-2016. Click to download details.

5. Three Day State Level Training Programme on "Social Defence Issues for Police Functionaries" from 18th to 20th January 2016 at RPA, Jaipur.

6. Three Day State Level Training Programme on "Gender Budgeting in Policing".

7. Three day workshop on "Gender Budgeting" from 16th to 18th December, 2015.  Click to download details.
See gallery tab for event photos.

8. One day Workshop on "Sexual Harassment" at Workplace on 19/09/2014.

9. Two day "Sensitization workshop" for Police personnel on Transgenders on August 19-20, 2014.

10. Two Day National Workshop on "Combating Sexual Harrasment At Workplace: Organizational And Legal Framework"(27-28/03/2014)

  • Centre for Social Defence and Gender Studies of Sardar Patel University of Police, Security and Criminal Justice, Jodhpur, in collaboration with Ministry of Women and Child Development, Government of India conducted a three day workshop on “Gender Budgeting in Policing” on 16-18 December, 2015 at Jodhpur.


  • Workshop conducted on Sexual Harassment and Stress Management at SPUP (19-Feb-2016).









  • Three day State Level workshop on Gender Budgeting in Policing at Jaipur from 01.3.2016 to 03.3.2016.























  • SPUP, Jodhpur celebrated International Womens Day on 08-Mar-2016.






















  • National Seminar on DR. B. R. AMBEDKAR: CONTRIBUTION TO NATION BUILDING, 13-14 April, 2016