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Factors Which Affect the Career and Subject Preference of the Female Students of Business Schools


  • Swapnika Singh

    (MBA Indore)

  • Manohar Kapse

    (Vaishnav Institute of Management Indore)

  • Jayant Sonwalkar

    (Institute of Management Studies, DAVV Indore)


This study is concerned with career and subject preference of the female students of management institutes of Indore city. The main objective of the study is to find the factors of selection of specialization. The other objective is to find the factors of carrier choices for the female students. Other than this, the study also works to find the effect of other demographic variables which affect the subject and carries choices of the female students. For the study data has been collected data from few of the renowned Management institutes of Indore.

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  • Swapnika Singh & Manohar Kapse & Jayant Sonwalkar, 2011. "Factors Which Affect the Career and Subject Preference of the Female Students of Business Schools," Journal of Women's Entrepreneurship and Education, Institute of Economic Sciences, issue 1-2, pages 89-107.
  • Handle: RePEc:ibg:jwejou:y:2011:i:1-2:p:89-107

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    Management education; female education; carrier options; optional subjects; electives;

    JEL classification:

    • B54 - Schools of Economic Thought and Methodology - - Current Heterodox Approaches - - - Feminist Economics
    • I2 - Health, Education, and Welfare - - Education


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