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Education is the prime factor for women’s Development and Empowerment. Through education it is possible to improve women’s opportunities for participation in the various fields of life. For improving skills, the bare minimum is literacy. The relationship between educational attainments and awareness of hygiene, improvement in family health, child health, girl’s education and general family welfare is well established, formal education delays marriage, kindles a desire for a small family, increases the chances of survival of children and has thus a positive effect o fertility reduction. It increases a women’s earning capacity and the potential for empowerment. It is one of the most important tools of expanding social opportunity. But in India and the global level, gender inequalities are the barriers in the women literacy and women empowerment.