Faculty of Law

About the Faculty of Law

Department of Law under Dr. K. N. Modi University is an institution of legal education focusing on undergraduate and graduate legal and quality education in India .  Dr . K. N Modi university ‘ s department of law is located in Newai Rajasthan and approved by the Bar council of India .

 The following are the strength of the Department –

EDUCATION SERVICES

Department of law is a part of Dkmnu and running five-year integrated B.A.LL.B (Hons.), LL.B, LLM Programmers and has been approved by The Bar Council of India, New Delhi.

Department of Law has an impressive array of academic, sports and cultural facilities. It is one the finest institution and has all the requirements that a college needs to strive ahead .

HoD’s Desk

Legal Education plays a vital role in nation building as it facilitates in settlement of disputes by procedure established by law in peaceful manner. School of Law, Dr K. N. Modi University, Newai with its vision for providing Pragmatic Hands-on Experiential Legal Education, Emphasizes on Research, Innovative teaching pedagogies and value based education.

The School is focused on equipping students to be litigation specialists, corporate lawyers, mediation and arbitration experts and professionals to draft legal instruments, policy makers, researchers, academicians, diplomats, comparative law experts for the burgeoning LPO industry and other skills to meet the diverse requirements of legal profession.

Dr K. N. Modi University’s School of Law is recognized by Bar Council of India and is committed to provide quality Legal Education to its students. The school endeavors to make student industry ready such that they are grounded with legal knowledge and equipped with the skills required for the profession. It pays special attention in developing critical analytical and legal reasoning skills through students’ centric approach. The school has well stocked library and ICT enabled Classrooms. Students' life is active as facilities are available for sports, curricular and co-curricular activities.

Legal Education Plays a Vital Role in Nation building as it facilitate disputes by the procedure established by Law in a peaceful manner. The rule of Law is basic feature of the Constitution of India and quality legal education is required to facilitate it. Therefore, it is essential for the youth to receive the legal education as apart from equipping them with the knowledge of Law it would make them understand the relevance and significance of democratic values. Law also plays an important role in socio-economic progress of the nation and it has its roots in the legal education. As a part of continues improvement in providing quality legal education Dr K N Modi University, Newai is taking the step in the direction by introducing its Legal Education curriculum. The School offers B.A LL.B five year integrated programme and LL.B Three year Degree course and one year LL.M. and Ph.D. Course.

Dr Monika Sharma

(P.HD, NET, LLM, LLB,BA, MBA)

Head of the Department 

Faculty of Law

Our Vision

Our vision is of a society where everyone understands the role and value of the law and has the capability and opportunity to use it to ensure their rights and to fulfil the obligations that accompany these rights, duties and responsibilities and to develop among the students and research scholars a sense of humanity and citizenship to serve the society by developing skills in advocacy, judicial and other legal matters.

Our Mission

“Teaching people about their legal rights and responsibilities, together with helping them gain the confidence and skills to get access to justice can really make a difference to people’s lives – as well as our legal system”.                              Robert Buckland QC MP (the Solicitor General)

In order to achieve our mission, the faculty of law has created and has been continuing to develop, a community of outstanding legal scholars, teachers and students who are among the best and the brightest. The mission has to be accomplished through the latest utilization of innovative pedagogy of teaching and research, through return material as well as by use of electronic media. We create the future jurists, eminent advocate by empowering and equipping ban through developing their critical mind sets.

Our mission is to develop Rationale for Legal Analysis., to inculcate Fundamentals of Professional Responsibility and Identity, to utilize the services of our Legal Aid clinics for the benefit of poor people, to educate student through Legal Research Projects, to create Legal Awareness Programme in Rural Areas, to organize lectures, seminars, workshop and conferences for dissemination of legal knowledge and to make law and legal process efficient instruments of social development.

Events and Seminars

INTRA MOOT COURT COMPETITION :

Moot court “Juvenile Justice and its Applicability in Criminal Justice System”

Dr. K. N. Modi University, Newai (Rajasthan) hosted their first Intra Moot Court Competition organized by Law Department on November 4, 2017.

The event was inaugurated by the Vice-Chancellor. This was followed by the Draw of Lots and Exchange of Memorials by the participating teams. The preliminary rounds began on the 3rd. Two rounds of prelims took place so each team had a chance to present their case as both the appellants and respondents. This was followed by the knockout rounds. The prelims and knockouts were judged by our faculty members.

The Final Round between Remedy Group and Equity Group was adjudged by Hon’ble Justice Bhargava (Retired High Court Judge).

Equity group emerged as the Winners of the Competition, while Megha Soni Best Speaker, Abhinav Balariya Best Researcher and Umed Basri won the Best Memorial Award Respectively.

All the participants were given a certificate of appreciation. The event was organized by Vidhiwaad Club.

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PROGRAMME OBJECTIVE

  • Knowledge of Law
  • Enhance ability to read Bare Acts
  • To understand legal principles
  • Applying legal principles to solve practical problems
  • Develop abilities to plead in the Court
  • To develop professional fraternity
  • To develop understanding of philosophy of Laws
  • To develop analytical and critical evaluation ability
  • To develop professional ethics through Legal Aid Clinic and Legal Awareness Camps.

COURSE OUTCOMES

  • To impart Legal knowledge and make students understand legal principles.
  • Through moot court activities students will learn to apply legal principles to practical problems;      plead in the court; and develop professional fraternity.
  • Legal Aid Clinic and Legal Awareness Camps will improve the practical knowledge and develop professional ethics as students will have to deal with real clients
  • Student should be able to analyze and critically evaluate old or new laws.

Infrastructure / Facilities

Moot court Activities –

In order to become a successful lawyer it is essential for a student to know how to apply the law he has learnt to a fact situation and to have awareness of the rules and the etiquettes of the Court. Moot Court competitions are like the laboratories of law schools where theoretical knowledge is tested in real life situations. Realizing this, the department of Law has been facilitating continuous training to the students to participate in Moot Court competitions organized by various universities and law school .

 As regards its performance in Moot Court competitions , Dkmnu participated in various moot court competition including the Sharda university Moot court during month of April 2017.

SR.NO.
FACILITIES AVAILABLE IN THE DEPARTMENT
YES/NO
1
6 Class room are in the basement
YES
2
Moot court
YES
3
Projector room
YES
4
Separate washroom facility for girls and boys
YES
5
Water cooler
YES
SR.NO
INFRASTRUCRURE DETAIL OF DEPARTMENT
WETHER AVAILABLE: YES/NO
1
6 CLASS ROOMS
YES
2
MOOT COURT
YES
3
LEGAL AID OFFICE
YES
4
LIBRARY-CUM-READING ROOM
YES
5
PRINCIPAL’S OFFICE
YES
6
STAFF ROOM
YES
7
VISITORS ROOM
YES
8
SEPARATE COMMON ROOM FOR BOYS & GIRLS
YES
9
SEMINAR ROOM
YES
10
MULTIPURPOSE HALL (AUDITORIUM
YES
11
PSYCHOLOGY LAB
YES
12
CANTEEN
YES
13
SEPARATE TOILET FACILITY FOR BOYS & GIRLS
YES
14
SEPARATE TOILET FACILITY FOR STAFF
YES
15
PARKING SPACE
YES
16
OPEN SPACE FOR ADDITIONAL ACCOMODATION
YES
17
STORE ROOMS
YES
18
MEDICAL FACILITY
YES




Evaluation Scheme

Student / Faculty Achievement

Sponsored Research & Consultancy Projects

Research Initiatives

Co-Curricular and Extra-curricular activities

LEGAL AID 2019

Newai: on Saturday 3rd august 2019, students of Dr. K. N. Modi University organized a legal aid camp in Rampura village (Devpura Dhani).Department of Law has conducted this Awareness Programme under special guidance of Pro Vice Chancellor Prof.(Dr.) Manimala Puri . All the students of BA + LL.B., LL.B. Three Years participated in this programme along with  Dr. Monika Sharma (HOD Law), Assistant professor Dr. Santosh Sharma, Mrs. Khushbu Pareek, Mrs. Reena kumawat, Miss Damini Saxena accompanied the students in this camp.

Students briefed the area people and children’s about right to education, F.I.R., Women’s Rights, Child Labour, Adhar Card, Dowry Death, Child Marriage, Rights of Arrested Person and various other topics related to their lives. Villagers including farmers, businessmen, young boys, women, old people and children have interacted with the students.

Meanwhile some of the villagers asked various questions regarding their rights and duties. Some of them also shared their problems which they facing professionally and asked for the solutions from the students, students answered them in a brief way and told them every actual possible way to solve their problems. Some of the students filled form regarding the villager’s problem with the solution.

Students guided the people about the various free services provided by the government and they also gave them a demo on how to avail the free legal aid and assured them to provide every possible help whenever needed.

Participants with Topics

  • Ummed          -    9th sem- Rights of Arrested Person
  • Rahul Khan    -    9th sem- Right of Private Defence
  • Kausar           -    9th sem- F.I.R.
  • Megha           -     7th sem – Women’s Rights
  • Mukesh         -     7th sem – Minimum Wages
  • Rinku            -     7th sem – Child Labour
  • Khushboo     -     5th sem – Right to Education
  • Shruti            -     5th sem - Dowry Death
  • Pawan          -     5th sem  - Child Marriage

Workshop/Guestlectures/Industrial Visit

  • Workshop on status of gender’s equality in our society” is being organized by Vidhiwaad club under the aegis of department of law, Dr. K.N. Modi University on Saturday, May 12–13, 2016.
  • Workshop on “Role of Women Planning and decision making” is being organized by Vidhiwaad club under the aegis of department of law, Dr. K.N. Modi University on Wednesday, November 15-16, 2017
  • Lecture on “reservation policy”  organized in Law Department.
  • Workshop on “Legal Provisions for Protection of Gender Bias” is being organized by Vidhiwaad club under the aegis of department of law, Dr. K.N. Modi University on Monday, October 15-16, 2018
  •  Workshop on “Gender Equality” is being organized by Vidhiwaad club under the aegis of department of law, Dr. K.N. Modi University on Saturday, August 17-18, 2019.
  • Guest Lecture on women empowerment is being organized by law department, Dr. K.N. Modi University Newai, Jaipur.
  • Department of law, Dr. k.n. modi university,Jaipur organized the court visit for law students.
  • Legal Awareness Camp organized by law department.
  • Legal Aid Camp organized by law student on 3 august 2019.
  • Lecture on “Harassment against The Women’s”  organized in Law Department.

Results

COURT – VISIT 

The purpose of the visit was to understand the working of a court, the nature of duties of the judicial officers. The visit was to help the student in understanding the role of court in dispensing justice in any case, the role of prosecutors in a case, the way cases proceed in a court, the way judges, prosecutors and defense lawyers handle the case, the relationship of the prosecutors and the police. This gave an opportunity to understand the actual need of co- ordination in the justice system. The visit included an in-depth study of the day to day functioning of the Civil and Criminal Courts, at different levels and over a vast variety of cases. The aim was to evaluate the resources available and the distribution of power between the judges, the prosecution, and the defense council.

30 students from Department of Law, Dr.K. N. Modi University, Newai visited the Hon’ble District & Session Court, Jaipur on 25th November, 2017. The students were accompanied by Assistant Prof. Rupaksh Sharma, Ms. Ruth Veiphei, Ms. Kavita Lama and Ms. Shivangi Roy Assistant Professors at the Department of Law.

The visit was permitted by the District & Session Judge, Jaipur which was obtained by Mr. Rupaksh Sharma, Assistant Prof. Department of Law. The day started with a brief note given to the students about the Court and court rooms by Advocate Takht Singh, who is practicing Advocate at District Court, Jaipur. He guided all the students and dictated the Jurisdiction of the different courts.

The student obtained valuable knowledge by Advocate Takht Singh. He explained Court proceedings in detail and suggested students to read Bare Acts and attend regular class lectures. The students visited different Court Rooms and observed Court Proceedings.

The visit came to an end at 03:00 p.m. with a thanks giving note to Advocate Takht Singh for enlightening the students with such facts which brought out the difference in the proceedings between the District Court and Hon’ble High Court as well as for explaining the difference in the jurisdiction between the District Court and High Court.

Institute Industry Interaction

Placement

Alumni

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