Maharashtra National Law University, NLU, Nagpur
(Established by Maharashtra Act VI of 2014)
Moraj Design and Decorator (DnD) Building, Near Oil Depot, Mihan Fly Over, Wardha Road, Khapri,
Nagpur Maharashtra, 441108
Phone-No: 07103-297477 297488
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: www.nlunagpur.ac.in
Maharashtra National Law University, Nagpur (MNLU, Nagpur). is established by the way of enactment known as the Maharashtra National Law University Act (Maharashtra Act No. VI of 2014) and the University takes pride to be the Nineteenth National Law University in the country. The University is committed achieving excellence in the field of legal education by promoting innovative research in the field of law, social sciences and humanities. The University is inviting applications from the eligible candidates for its Ph.D. Degree programme 2018.
Ph.D (Full time and Part time)
(i) To be admitted to the candidature for a Ph.D. Degree Programme an applicant shall have:
(a) Obtained a Master’s Degree in law (regular mode) from any recognized University including a foreign University securing not less than 55% marks or its equivalent. or
(b) Obtained a Master’s Degree (regular mode) in any discipline from a recognized University including a foreign University with not less than 55% marks or its equivalent.
(c) Provided that the candidate with qualifications in sciences, social sciences and humanities may pursue his / her research interfacing with public policy or law. Provided further that the candidate whose final result of the qualifying examination is awaited, for any reason, shall be allowed to appear provisionally in the admission test. Such candidate shall have to produce the final result of the qualifying examination at the time of the final presentation of his / her Ph.D. proposal. Provided further that the requirement of 55% marks or its equivalent at Master’s Degree is relaxed to 50% marks or its equivalent in case of candidate belonging to SC / ST / OBC (non- creamy layer) and Specially Abled Persons (SAP). Or
(d) A Judge who has served for minimum three years as a Judge of High Court in India or Judge of the Supreme Court of India.
(e) The candidate who has passed the Company Secretary examination conducted by the Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI) and has been awarded the Associate Membership of the Institute (ACS) and having a Bachelor Degree in Law from a recognized University through regular stream shall be eligible for admission to the programme. Provided that the research he / she wishes to pursue interfaces with a special focus on public policy or law. Or
(f) The candidate who has passed the Charted Accountants examination conducted by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, New Delhi and has been awarded Membership of the Institute and having a Bachelor Degree in Law from a recognized University through regular stream shall be eligible for admission to the programme. Provided that the research he / she wishes to pursue interfaces with a special focus on public policy or law.
(ii) The Vice-Chancellor may permit a faculty member of the Maharashtra National Law University, Nagpur to take up Ph.D. Degree Programme along with his / her teaching assignment in the interest of faculty development, provided that his / her teaching assignment(s) and other responsibilities do not hamper in any way and fulfills the eligibility conditions prescribed in these Regulations.
The University has decided to conduct the All India Entrance Test (AIET) for Ph.D. Degree Programme 2018 at Nagpur only
How to Apply:
Categories of Enrolment:
The University shall be offering Ph.D. Degree Programme with full time and part time enrolments which shall be as followed:
(i) Full-time Enrolment
(a) Enrolment for the Ph.D. Degree Programme shall ordinarily be full-time. The candidate shall put in a minimum of three years, including course work during which the candidate is required to stay at the University for a minimum period of 12 months. There shall thus, be a provision for the candidate to earn credits for research work done outside the University.
(b) Six years shall be the maximum period in which a full time candidate shall complete the research work and submit it for evaluation.
(ii) Part-time Enrolment
(a) A part-time candidate shall put in a minimum of four years, including course work, of part-time study in the University including time spent for research at any other place with the permission of the Supervisor. Provided that the part-time candidate shall put in residence in the University for at least a total period of twelve months spread over the four-year period.
(b) Six years shall be the maximum period in which the part-time candidate shall complete the research work and submit it for evaluation.
The Application Form can be downloaded from the University website and the filled-in form should be sent along with a Demand Draft for Rs.2,000/- (for Indian Nationals) and Rs.4,000/- (for Foreign Nationals) drawn in favour of “Registrar, Maharashtra National Law University, Nagpur ” payable at Nagpur. The duly filled-in application form must reach the Office of the Registrar on or before September 11, 2018 either by post or courier. Applications received after the last date shall not be entertained.
Address for sending the Filled-in Application Form:
Maharashtra National Law University, Nagpur
Moraj Design and Decorators (DnD) Building,
Adjacent to MIHAN Fly Over, Near HP Oil Depot,
Khapri, Wardha Road, Nagpur-440018
Last Date for receipt of Filled-in Application Form: 11th September, 2018
All India Entrance Examination (AIET-2018): 23rd September, 2018
To know more Information about this courses please visit: www.nlunagpur.ac.in