Workshop on India-UK Social-Legal Research Writing @ CNLU, Patna [Oct 1]: Submit by Sep 20

About the Organizer

Chanakya National Law University is an autonomous law school in Patna, Bihar, India. It was established in 2006 by the Government of Bihar as a public university dedicated to the field of legal education. The Chief Justice of Patna High Court is the ex officio chancellor of the university. Dr. J.N.

About the Workshop

Chanakya National Law University is going to organise a one-day international participatory workshop to discuss the issues, methods, techniques etc. in socio-legal research writing. In this workshop professors from Cardiff University and Northumbria University (UK) will be the resource persons who will discuss contemporary research issues in the United Kingdom.

The workshop will discuss the meaning, scope and significance of socio-legal research writing. Writing of various types of abstracts, synopsis, research paper, seminar paper/work in progress paper, book review, monographs, commentaries, project reports, research projects etc.

The workshop will focus on the methodology of writing research, reviewing research papers, peer reviews, writing thesis etc. It will also discuss UGC regulations on ‘Ethics and Integrity’ in research writing in connection to copyright and plagiarism issues. The problems and prospects of interdisciplinary/multidisciplinary research shall be the agenda of discussion also.


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This workshop is open for Teachers, Academicians, Research Scholars and Students from India and foreign students doing study in Indian Universities.

Submission of Abstract and Full Paper

Participants are required to submit abstracts by 20 September 2019, on any issues of their choice with reference to ‘Socio-legal Research Writing’, maximum 400- 500 words.

Review of the Abstract and communication: 10th September 2019.

Last date of Full paper submission: 20th September 2019 (Word Limit – 6000 to 7000 words including footnotes- ILI Standard.

Mailing address (Email): cnlunsw[at]

LAST DATE OF REGISTRATION: 20th September 2019.

DATE OF WORKSHOP: 1ST October 2019.

Registration Fee

Teacher-Academicians: Rupees 1500.00/-(Fifteen hundred)

Research Scholars: 500.00/- (Five Hundred)

Students: Rupees 500.00/- (five hundred)

Mode of Payment

Demand Draft, in favour of Registrar, Chanakya National Law University, Patna, payable at Patna.

Postal Address: Registrar, Chanakya National Law University, Nyaya Nagar, Mithapur, Patna-800001.Pl mention “INDIA-UK socio-legal workshop” on the envelope.

The registration fee includes –access to the workshop, kits, breakfast, lunch, and high tea on the day of the workshop. The participants shall manage their travel allowances and accommodations on their own.

Contact Details

Prof.Dr. S C ROY: Dean, Research and Development (Organising Secretary)

Mobile number: 7667074426/9431619749

Faculty Coordinators: Kumar Gaurav, Hrishikesh Manu, Pallavi Shankar, Pratyush Kaushik.

Mobile number: 7091140418, 8002717604, 9430831708.

Students Co-ordinators

Himanshu Gupta, Deepak Goyal, Akash Bharti. Mo: 9163970899, 9896091931,9693882373

Official Links

For the website, click here.

For the brochure, click here.

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