Rajalakshmi Parthasarathy (born November 8, 1925), popularly known as Mrs.
Vibha Parthasarathy (born September 13, 1940) is an Indian educationalist.
Charusita Chakravarty (1964 - 2016) was an Indian academic and scientist.
Sulabha Panandikar (born 9 April 1904, date of death unknown) was an Indian educator.
Prof. Aninhalli R.
Priti Shankar (née Priti Monteiro; September 1947 – October 2011) was an Indian teacher, researcher, and educationist whose research focused onn the areas of compiler design, formal language theory and algorithmic coding theory.
Safeena Husain, an active social worker, is the founder and Executive Director at Educate Girls – a non-profit organisation that is headquartered in Mumbai, India.
Jancy James is the first and present Vice Chancellor of Central University of Kerala situated near Kasaragod in the Kerala State of India.
Dr. P. Kilemsungla is an Indian educationist.
Priti Patkar is an Indian social worker and human rights activist.
Uma Tuli is an Indian social worker, educationist and the founder of Amar Jyoti Charitable Trust, a Delhi-based non governmental organization, working for the rehabilitation of the physically challenged people.
Shamshad Begum (social worker)
Shamshad Begum is an Indian social worker, known for her efforts towards the education of backward communities of Chhattisgarh such as the Scheduled Caste, Scheduled Tribe and other backward communities.
Bertha Gyndykes Dkhar
Bertha Gyndykes Dkhar is a visually impaired Indian educationist, best known as the inventor of the braille code in Khasi.
Gauri Ma (February, 1857 – 1 March 1938), born Mridani, was a prominent Indian disciple of Ramakrishna, companion of Sarada Devi and founder of Kolkata's Saradeswari Ashram.
Dr. Seshulatha Kosuru is a leading Carnatic musician and teacher from Andhra Pradesh.
Dr. Asma Rahim (birthname: Asma Ayesha) is a medical practitioner and educator from Kerala.
Shirin Framroze Darasha (27 December 1938 – 2 May 2012) headed the J.
M. Subhadra Nair
M. Subhadra Nair is an Indian gynaecologist, medical teacher and social worker, reportedly credited to have assisted over 50,000 child births.
Shalini Moghe (1914 - 2011) was an Indian educationist, social worker and the founder of Kasturba Kanya School for tribal children and Bal Niketan Sangh, the first Montessori school in the state of Madhya Pradesh.
Begum Zaffar Ali
Begum Zaffar Ali, née Malka Begum, was an Indian women's liberation activist, legislator and Deputy Director of Schools in the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir.
Rajammal P. Devadas
Rajammal Packiyanathan Devadas (1919–2002) was an Indian nutritionist, educationist and a former chancellor of Avinashilingam Institute for Home Science and Higher Education for Women, popularly known as Avinashilingam Deemed University.
Suniti Devi (or Sunity Devi) CIE (1864–1932) was the Maharani of Princely state of Coochbehar, India.
Rajni Kumar (born 5 March, 1923) is a British-born Indian educationist and the founder of Springdales Group of Schools.
Sudha Kaul is an Indian social worker and educationist, known for her services for the rehabilitation of physically challenged people.
Dr. Sarla Birla (November 23, 1923 – March 28, 2015) was an Indian educationalist who was the founder of about 45 educational institutions supported by the Birla family.
Meenakshi Gopinath is an Indian educationist, political scientist, writer and a former principal of Lady Shri Ram College, New Delhi.
Karuna Mary Braganza
Mary Braganza, popularly known as Karuna Mary, is an Indian Catholic nun, educationist, social worker, writer, a promoter of developmental education and a former Principal of Sophia College, Mumbai.
Anandiben Mafatbhai Patel (born 21 November 1941) is an Indian politician and the former Chief Minister of Gujarat, a western state of India.
Queenie Rynjah is a social worker and educationist from Indian state of Meghalaya.
R. S. Subbalakshmi
. Sister R. S. Subbalakshmi (sometimes spelled Subbulakshmi or Subhalakshmi) (18 August 1886 – 20 December 1969), was a social reformer and educationist in India.
Premlila Vithaldas Thackersey
She was the wife of educationist and philanthropist Sir Vithaldas Thackersey.
Lila Ramkumar Bhargava
Rani Lila Ramkumar Bhargava was an Indian freedom fighter, social worker, educationist and a former leader of the Indian National Congress.
Savita Behen was an Indian politician, social worker, educationist and a former member of Rajya Sabha, the upper house of the bicameral Indian Parliament.
Lila Firoz Poonawalla is an Indian industrialist, philanthropist, humanitarian and the founder of Lila Poonawalla Foundation, a non governmental organization promoting professional education among aspiring girls in India by providing scholarships and guidance.
Vanaja Iyengar, was an Indian mathematician, educationist and the founder vice chancellor of Sri Padmavati Mahila Visvavidyalayam, Tirupati, in the south Indian state of Andhra Pradesh.
Silverine Swer (1910–2014), popularly known as Kong Sil (Kong means Elder sister in Khasi language), was an Indian social and environmental activist, educationist and civil servant.
Durga Narayan Bhagwat (1910–2002), popularly known as Durga Bhagwat, was an Indian scholar, socialist and writer.
Indira Miri, popularly known as Mereng, was an Indian educationist from Assam, known for her efforts in promoting education in the North East Frontier Agency.
Madhuri R. Shah
Madhuri Ratilal Shah was an Indian educationist, writer and the chairperson of the University Grants Commission.
Chitra Jayant Naik (1918–2010) was an Indian educationist, writer, social worker, the chairperson of the Indian Institute of Education and the expert member of the Planning Commission of India.
Tsering Landol is an Indian gynecologist and one of the pioneers of women's health in Ladakh region in the North Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir.
Mina Swaminathan (Tamil: மீனா சுவாமிநாதன்) (born March 29, 1933) is an Indian educationists in the field of pre-school education.
Pandita Brahmacharini Chandabai (1880–1977) was a Jain scholar and a pioneer of women's education in India.
Chandramukhi Basu (Bengali: চন্দ্রমুখী বসু) (1860–1944), a Bengali-speaking Christian from Dehradun, which was located in the (then known as) United Provinces of Agra and Oudh, was one of the first two female graduates of the British Empire.
Late Mrs. Saeeda Faiz (Hindi: स्व॰ सईदा फैज, Urdu: موہترما سعیدہ فیض صاحب), was an educationalist and a social reformer from Ghazipur city in Uttar Pradesh.
Mirra Alfassa (21 February 1878 – 17 November 1973), known to her followers as The Mother, was the spiritual collaborator of Sri Aurobindo.
Anu Aga (born 1942) is an Indian businesswoman and social worker, who led Thermax Ltd.
S. I. Padmavati
Dr. Sivaramakrishna Iyer Padmavati commonly known as S.
Sarala Devi Chaudhurani
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Saroj Nalini Dutt
(Not to be confused with Saroj Dutta.) Saroj Nalini Dutt, MBE, (9 October 1887 – 19 January 1925) was an Indian feminist and social reformer.