The NLUD Student law Journal (NLUD-SLJ) is the flagship student publication of National Law University, Delhi.

It is an annual peer reviewed journal which seeks to provide a forum for engaging in discussions on varied issues of contemporary importance in domestic and international law and policy.

Following two successful volumes of the Journal and in continuance of the endeavour to encourage academic discourse and legal scholarship, the Board of Editors invites submissions for the third volume.

The journal welcomes contributions from academicians, practitioners, students of law and allied fields.


Submissions can be done in the following formats:
Articles – 6000-10,000 Words
Short Notes/ Case Comments – 3000-6000 Words
Book Review – 1000- 2000 Words

Submission Guidelines:

All submissions must be accompanied by an abstract of not more than 300 words.

The main text of the paper should be in font size 12, Times New Roman, 1.5 line spacing and footnotes in font size 10, Times New Roman, 1.0 line spacing. Legal maxims should be in italics.

References: The Journal requires the use of footnotes and not end-notes as a method of citation. The Journal follows The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (19th ed. 2010) as the method of citation.

Contributors must submit their work in MS Word format (.docx extensions). PDF/other formats will not be accepted.
Word limits are inclusive of footnotes.

The author’s name, affiliation, biographical information is to be provided in a removable title page. Please include the manuscript’s title on the first text page.

Submissions should be sent through email to, with CC to with the subject of the mail as ‘Submission for NLUD Student Law Journal’.

Last Date of Submission: 15th April, 2014

Queries: Any queries may be directed to with CC to For seeking further clarification please contact any the following persons:

Jishnu Sanyal, Chief Editor, Phone: +919560194490

Aarti Bhavana, Deputy Chief Editor, Phone: +919654646846

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