Signature is considered as one of the biometrics. Signature verification system is required in almost all places where it is compulsory to authenticate a person or the user credentials to proceed further transaction especially when it comes to bank cheques. For this purpose signature verification system must be powerful and accurate. Till date various methods have been used to make signature verification system powerful and accurate. Research here is related to offline signature verification. Shape contexts have been used to verify whether 2 shapes are similar or not.