Universities Should Accept Equal Numbers of Male and Female Students in Every Subject.

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Universities should accept equal numbers of male and female students in every subject. To what extent do you agree or disagree?
Give reasons for your answer and include any relevant examples from your own knowledge or experience. Write at least 250 words.

My competition:
Although it is dramatically imbalanced that the proportion of male and female students in some subjects of some universities in China, I don’t think it is necessary to compel a rigid 50/50 gender balance in every subject of schools.

Firstly, it is true that different characteristics between boys and girls determine their different favorite and what they are good at. For example, most of men are skilled in technology because they are able to make product sample by hands, while women tend to study languages because they have patience to repeat what they learn again and again to improve their pronunciation. Secondly, universities have a hard time equating the numbers of men and women as students completely have a right to decide what subject to join. After all, the subject a pupil choice will influence his/her career motion and occupational opportunities. As there is gender-imbalanced in society as well, students should participate in subjects they are substantially in and have abilities to do it well so that there is little chance for them to be discriminated.

On the other hand, it is unhealthy that students in college spend all their time with people of the same sex, so schools should take the significant unbalance of gender in some subject into serious consideration. What universities can do is not to force the numbers of male and female students initiatively at the beginning, but to give more chance for pupils to meet opposite sex in campus-wide. More cooperation will be better between different majors, and parties are also welcome. In addition to, even thought colleges have no need to accept similar numbers of boys and girls in every...
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