International Women’s Day celebrated annually on March 8th, is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. It celebrates women’s achievements, raise awareness about women’s equality. St. Joseph’s Arts and Science College, Pavaratty celebrated Women’s Day by organising an essay writing competition on the topic “Aadhunika Sthreekalude Porattangal”. Several students participated in the competitions. Best three were selected and given prizes.