Symbiosis Law School, Hyderabad 2nd National Essay Writing Competition 2017 [Prizes worth Rs. 9,500]: Submit by Feb 26

First published on February 4.


This essay writing competition intends to encourage research on the contemporary and emerging issues in the field of Intellectual Property Law.

Theme of the Essay

Emerging Trends in Intellectual Property Law.

Deadline for Submission

26th February, 2017 on or before 11.59 pm.

Late submissions shall not be accepted.


6th March, 2017

Registration Fee

No registration Fee


  • 1st Prize: Cash Prize of Rs. 5,000 and a Certificate of Participation
  • 2nd Prize: Cash Prize of Rs. 3,000 and a Certificate of Participation
  • 3rd Prize: Cash Prize of Rs. 1,500 and a Certificate of Participation

Top 10 merit participants shall be given Certificate by post.

All the participants shall be awarded E-Certificate of Participation.


Any Student enrolled in a 5 year integrated undergraduate Law program or a 3 year LL.B program recognized by the Bar Council of India.

Submission Guidelines

The Essay should be submitted in MS Word format with 1.5 line spacing for the main text, and should be minimum 1500 words not exceeding more than 2000 words (excluding footnotes).

Font type should be Times New Roman with 12 pt. for the text.

The Essay must be coupled with a separate document attached containing the information of the Author and Co-Author (if any):

Full name, Current year of study, Phone Number and E-mail Id of the author

Name, Phone number and address of the Law School/ University

All submissions must be original and bonafide work of the participants and should not be submitted for any other competition or for any other purpose.

The Participants are required to scan a copy of the Bonafide Certificate or an Identity card duly issued by their respective Law School/ University to the mail ID along with the essay.

Co-authorship is allowed upto two members. Single author entries are also eligible.

Original views are strongly encouraged than excessive citations of published public information.

Submission Procedure

Students interested to participate in the competition are required to submit a soft copy of their completed essay on or before 26th February, 2017, at

Hard copy submissions shall not be accepted.

All participants should strictly abide by the guidelines. Any deviance shall lead to disqualification.


For further details, please write to, or

Contact student coordinators:

Mohd. Ashaab:                            Aamir Javed:                                    Atharva Singh:
+91-9795105529                    +91-9515812939                           +91-9959477321

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