Patkai Christian College is a co-educational institution with 50% of its students as women. Women have played an important role since the inception of the college and continue to do so. The McClellan Hall which is a residence for women students was the first concrete structure that came up in the college campus. This event is a testament that the institution carefully considers women interests and welfare as a part of its gender sensitivity initiatives. a) Safety and security There is round the clock security provided for all residents of the college. The college has a Grievance Cell which addresses the issues faced by both employees and students. Women are included in all the Committees of the college. There is adequate women representation in both the student bodies- Students Union Patkai Christian College and Post Graduate Students’ Welfare. Presently, the Vice-Principal of the college is a woman. b) Counselling The College has an active Counselling Cell with 2 (two) women Counsellors along with the College Chaplain. Mandatory courses to address challenges faced by women in society are offered at UG and PG level. c) Women Cell/Gender Champions The college has an active Women Cell although cases of harassment to women employees and students are rarely encountered/ reported. The Women Cell organizes events related to women such as International Woman’s Day.