Call for Papers: Nirma University Law Journal [December]: Submit by Nov 30

Share on linkedin
Share on twitter
Share on facebook
Share on whatsapp
Share on telegram

The Journal Committee of Institute of Law, Nirma University hereby invites articles/ research papers, case studies, and book reviews on law and allied areas for publication in the Nirma University Law Journal (December 2016 Issue) bearing ISSN Number 2249-1430.

It can be an inter-disciplinary study reflecting socio-economic and political ideas or contemporary issues. The journal is a bi-annual, peer-reviewed ISSN serial publication from, Institute of Law, Nirma University. It showcases contemporary issues and challenges specific to law, with an inter-disciplinary approach towards assimilating knowledge.

It is an endeavor of the Institute to become the beacon of legal education by encouraging synthesis of knowledge and best practices cutting across the academia and research fraternity. The Journal is indexed by Manupatra and SCC Online.

Submission Guidelines

1. Word Limit: Submissions should not exceed Research papers (5,000-6,000 words), Short notes (2000-3000 words), Book reviews (1000-2000 words), and Case studies/commentaries (1000-3000 words). However, looking at the quality and depth of research, relaxation may be given and word limit may vary.

2. Entries from all aspects of law whether direct or applied are welcome.

3. Background of writers: We are a peer reviewed Journal. Hence entries from students pursuing Bachelors or Masters Course in law and any other allied discipline of Social Science would be accepted.

4. Authorship: Entries can be co-authored. However, a maximum of two authors per entry is allowed.

5. Citation Style: The Blue-book Uniform System of Citation (19th edition) shall be strictly adhered to.

6. Format of Main Text & the Footnotes: The Times New Roman font, in font size 12 is prescribed for all entries. Further, the footnotes shall be in font size 10 and line spacing of 1.5 and 1.0 shall be followed respectively.

Submission Procedure and Deadline

Mode of Submission: Entries are to be sent at

Deadline: 30th November, 2016 (11:59 pm).

Those entries that do not make it to the present issue of Journal may be considered for the next issue (subject to intimation by the NULJ Team).

Important Dates

The following table summarizes the deadlines to be complied with when submitting the papers for publication in the Nirma University Law Journal:

Date and Time

30th November 2016 (11:59 pm): Submission of full paper

01st to 19th December 2016: Peer Review

20th to 25th December 2016: Communication regarding the acceptance to the authors

Last week of January 2017: Release of the Journal


For any further queries, kindly contact us on the following number or email ID:

1. Vasundhara Kanoria (+91 94214 83027)

2. Sparsh Upadhyay (+91 78200 30880)

For further details, click HERE.

Disclaimer: We try to ensure that the information we post on Lawctopus is accurate. However, despite our best efforts, some of the content may contain errors. You can trust us, but please conduct your own checks too.

Disclaimer: WEF April, 2021, Lawctopus will not publish any 'Call for Papers/Blogs' by journals that charge money at the time of submission. If you find any journal doing so, please intimate us at tanuj.kalia[at]

Share on linkedin
Share on twitter
Share on facebook
Share on whatsapp
Share on telegram

Join Our Call for Papers WhatsApp Group

Get Daily Updates

Join Our Call for Papers Telegram Group

Get Daily Updates

Related Posts

Subscribe to Our Newsletter

Get the latest opportunities in your inbox, daily!

💬 Comments

Your email address will not be published.



Lawctopus App

Discover & explore the latest opportunities in the legal space.