Dr. Unmekha Tare, Mr. Danish Khan


Due to the tradition of Indian society the educated women of India have to go a long way to achieve a successful position and equal rights in society. In local economies women entrepreneur plays imperative role in it, huge percentage of small and medium size enterprises are owned and managed by women entrepreneurs. Even after various hurdles, Indian women proved themselves through their achievements in the respective fields. Women owned business enterprises are successfully making a active role in the contribution of social and economic development of a country. The present research paper focuses on the variety of challenges and issues faced by the Indian women entrepreneurs and also the initiatives taken by the Indian government for the development of women entrepreneurship as a whole. The paper concluded with the discussion on various prospectuses on women entrepreneurship in India.

Keywords:- Entrepreneur, Entrepreneurship, Women.

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