Pearson India goes an extra mile to celebrate International Women’s Day


  • Organize workshops on financial planning and social experiment on gender sensitivity issues
  • Offers additional 10% discount on all women author titles in Higher Ed and K12


National, 6th March 2018: In a glowing tribute to womanhood on the occasion of International Women’s Day, Pearson India, the world’s learning company organizes two awareness intervention workshops to mark the celebrations of Women’s Day this year. As a step to discuss unconscious biases among the employees, the first workshop is aimed at highlighting social experiment on gender sensitivity issues. While to help women achieve financial independence, the second workshop on Finance planning at Noida and Bangalore office will allow women to learn the necessary skills to be independent in financial decision making.

Furthermore, Pearson India will offer additional 10% discount on all women author titles in Higher Ed and K12.

Ritu Agast, Director – Human Resources, Pearson India said, “Women are equal partners in India’s growth story, and we need to empower them to fulfill the dreams of New India. We believe that achieving independence in financial decision making is crucial for every woman because when you empower a woman, you empower a family. We are confident that the workshop on financial planning will address the evolving financial objectives of women.”


“At Pearson, we always promote diversity and women empowerment. With the workshop on gender-sensitive issues, we aim to encourage all women to be proactive and discuss their concerns without any hesitation. This Women’s Day, we wish to express the feeling of respect and gratitude that we feel towards our women employees with additional 10% discount on all women author titles in Higher Ed and K12,” added Ritu.


About Pearson India

Founded in 1844, Pearson is the world’s learning company, with 35,000 employees across 70 countries worldwide. We have expertise in educational courseware and assessment, and a range of teaching and learning services powered by technology. Our mission is to help people make progress through access to better learning. We believe that learning opens opportunities, creating fulfilling careers and better lives.

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