Admission Open: NUJS Post Graduate Diploma in Business Law and Human Rights: Apply by July 25

Post Graduate Diploma in Human Rights

About the Course:

The continuing aspiration of individuals and peoples to seek an environment where one is treated with equity, equality and justice represents the evolution of Human Rights. The concept of human rights, justice and human dignity date back to antiquity.

It is in the late 18th century that notions of individuals as the bearer of human become crystallized.

Thereafter in the post World War II period human rights were institutionalized as legal documents within international law as well as in national constitutional frameworks.

Human rights are conceptualized and practiced at multiple levels. From philosophical understanding of rights and duties, they can be understood as normative frameworks reflecting or challenging moral and ethical concerns, can work in tandem or in opposition to religious and customary practices and finally understood as a legal frameworks embedded in historical, social, political and economic contexts.

The debates on various facets of human rights law is to be understood within the contexts of colonization, post coloniality and globalization.


The objective of this course is to familiarize students to various aspects of human rights with a focus on national and international legal frameworks of human rights.

Human rights education not only provides an understanding of one’s own rights but also of fostering an attitude of tolerance, goodwill and removal of prejudices towards fellow human beings.

The topics in this course are chosen carefully so that the students can be motivated to pursue their interest in the field of human rights.

With the aim of spreading human rights awareness, NUJS started a Post Graduate Diploma Course in Human Rights in 2011.


The course for the current academic year (2017-18) will begin in the First week of August, 2017.

The course comprises of three papers namely,

(1) Human Rights and the Indian Constitution,

(2) International Human Rights Law and

(3) Rights of Vulnerable Groups.


The eligibility criterion is a Bachelor’s degree in any discipline from a recognized University. Provisional admission will be made for candidates who are awaiting graduation results provided other conditions are met.

The course will be conducted in English thrice a week in the evenings at NUJS premises.


The total course fee is Rs. 15,000/- (Fifteen thousand only).

Download application form from website.


Last Date of Submission of completed Application Forms 29th July, 2017 by email or in hard copy.

Candidates will be notified on email if application has been accepted and asked to pay the course fee of Rs. 15,000/- (Rs. Fifteen thousand) only. Admission will be complete only after payment of fees.

Application Procedure

Email applications to be sent to Mr. Manabendra Ghosh (M:9432361046) at:

Office Phone no – 25694700 (Extn. 6015). Hard copy of application has to be submitted to office at Room No. 114 (1st Floor) or 226 (2nd Floor).

Dr. Anupama Ghosal, Co-ordinator of PGDHR, WBNUJS

To apply, click HERE

Post Graduation Diploma in Business Laws

Program Introduction

NUJS is one of the premiere Law University in India. With globalization, liberalization and the ever changing and evolving national and international regulatory framework, knowledge and exposure of laws affecting domestic and international businesses is critical in thoroughly understanding the underpinnings of the business, national and globally.

It is with this intent the NUJS is conducting the One Year Post Graduate Diploma Programme in Business Laws for the entrepreneurs, individual working in the corporate sector and others.

Larsen & Toubro, one of the leading global corporate brands has been the first recipient of the programme.

The course is conducted through a flexible pedagogy and contact classes are held at the NUJS campus itself. Experts in their fields, drawn from all over the country along with the NUJS faculty are involved in teaching the Diploma students.


Last Date of Submission of Application:  25th July, 2017.


Course Coordinator: Dr. Sanjay Kumar

Mobile: 9477091658, Email: or

For further details, click HERE.

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