Gender Sensitization Committee Against Sexual Harassment (GSCASH)

Introduction

The Gender Sensitization Committee Against Sexual Harassment (GSCASH) constituted by Ramaiah University of Applied Sciences as per the Section 4 of the University Grants Commission (Prevention, prohibition and redressal of sexual harassment of women employees and students in higher educational institutions) Regulations, 2015. The Committee has to function as a redressal mechanism to address complaints of Sexual Harassment given by women students, faculty members and staff members in the campus.

“Campus” means the location or the land on which a Higher Educational Institution and its related institutional facilities like libraries, laboratories, lecture halls, residences, halls, toilets, student centres, hostels, dining halls, stadiums, parking areas, parks-like settings and other amenities like health centres, canteens, Bank counters, etc., are situated and also includes extended campus and covers within its scope places visited as a student of the HEI including transportation provided for the purpose of commuting to and from the institution, the locations outside the institution on field trips, internships, study tours, excursions, short- term placements, places used for camps, cultural festivals, sports meets and such other activities where a person is participating in the capacity of an employee or a student of the HEI.

Committee Composition

Gscash committee

Reporting Grievance

Women Students, Faculty Members and Other Staff Members of RUAS having grievance related to sexual harassment may report to the Committee by sending an email to gscash@msruas.ac.in

The following details are mandatory in the Email:

  1. Name of the complainant
  2. In case of a woman employee - Faculty / Department / Location In case of a woman student – Course / Year
  3. University ID No.
  4. Contact Number