PSU

SDG 5: Gender Equality

Proportion of First Generation Women Starting a First Degree

Proportion of Women
in Senior Positions

First Degree Graduates - STEM

First Degree Graduates - Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

Reference: Academic Year 2020


Proportion of graduates with teaching qualification

5.2 - Proportion of first-generation female students

Among PSU’ total number of students starting a degree, 63.7% are women. Moreover, the female first – generation students stating a degree is 14.9% from the total number of female students starting a degree.

Proportion of women first- generation

356

Number of women starting a degree

53

Number of first-generation women starting a degree

Reference: Academic Year 2020


Student access measures

5.3 - Student access measures

PSU systematically tracks and has clear policies for application, acceptance and completion rates for female students. PSU also provides appropriate women’s access schemes and encourages applications in areas where women are under-represented.

Tracking access measures
Policy for women applications and entry
Women’s access schemes
Women’s application in underrepresented subjects

Proportion of senior female academics

5.4 - Proportion of senior female academics

Women in senior positions represent about 49.5% of the total number of senior positions.

Proportion of senior female academics

95

Number of senior academic staff

47

Number of female senior academic staff

Reference: Academic Year 2020


Proportion of women receiving degrees

5.5 - Proportion of women receiving degrees

The proportion of female students in STEM programs is 42%. Moreover, 70% of the Art, Humanities, or social science graduates are women.

Proportion of female degrees awarded

Number of graduates: Total 710
Number of graduates by subject area (STEM, Medicine, Arts & Humanities / Social Sciences): Total 710
Number of graduates: STEM 166
Number of graduates: Arts & Humanities / Social Sciences 544
Number of female graduates by subject area (STEM, Medicine, Arts & Humanities / Social Sciences): Total 452
Number of female graduates: STEM 70
Number of female graduates: Arts & Humanities / Social Sciences 382

Reference: Academic Year 2020


Women’s progress measures

5.6 - Women’s progress measures

PSU has well-established policies for non-discrimination against women, for maternity and paternity and for protecting the rights of those reporting cases of discrimination.

Policy of non-discrimination against women
Maternity and paternity policies
Childcare facilities for students
Childcare facilities for staff and faculty
Women’s mentoring schemes
Track women’s graduation rate
Policies protecting those reporting discrimination

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