Call for Papers: UPES Student Law Review on Law and Contemporary World: Submit by Aug 7

About the Institute

School of Law, UPES was established in 2007 in Dehradun as College of Legal Studies (COLS). It is one of the best and foremost multidisciplinary law schools in India. The objective at School of Law is to produce competent and strong global legal professionals for the future who contribute to nation-building.

About the Journal

UPES Student Law Review is a bi-annual, student-run, double-blind peer-reviewed legal e-journal based at School of Law, University of Petroleum and Energy Studies emanating and embracing legal scholarship. It is the publication that is entirely produced by the student board of the University under the supervision of faculty advisors.

The UPES SLR Journal aims to publish comprehensive treatments of subjects (“articles”), written by law students at the graduate and postgraduate grades as well as shorter pieces, commonly called “notes” and “comments”.


Law and Contemporary World

Important Dates

  • Last date for abstract submission: 7th August 2020
  • Communication of Acceptance of abstracts: 22nd August 2020
  • Last date for final submission of full paper: 22nd September 2020

Submission Guidelines

  • All the submissions must consist of an Abstract of not more than 300 words, the main contribution, and a declaration of originality. The abstract will not be included in the word limit.
  • A submission can be co-authored by a maximum of two people.
  • Authors are requested to send their original, unpublished submissions in .doc/.docx format to upesstudentlawreview[at]

Word Limit

  • Long Articles/Research Papers: 5,000 to 7,000 words (inclusive of footnotes)
  • Essays: 3,000 to 5,000 words (inclusive of footnotes)
  • Case Notes and Legislative Comments: 2,000 to 3,000 words (inclusive of footnotes)
  • Book Reviews: 2,000 words (inclusive of footnotes)

Contact Information

Mr. Kumar Rishabh Parth

E-mail Id: thisiskumarrishabh[at]

Phone number: 9990718785

Mr. Arush Agarwal

E-mail Id: arushagarwal.aa[at]

Phone number: 7465939386


The official link to the brochure is here.




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