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Chanakya National Law University (CNLU), Patna, Bihar
Chanakya National Law University (CNLU), Patna, Bihar
Address:A.N. Sinha Institute Campus, North Gandhi Maidan
Bihar, IndiaPin Code : 800001
Chanakya National Law University (CNLU), Patna Bihar is a University recognised by UGC.
Chanakya National Law University (CNLU) is situated in Patna of Bihar state (Province) in India. This data has been provided by www.punjabcolleges.com. Fax # of Chanakya National Law University (CNLU), Patna Bihar is 0612-2205920.
Contact Person(s) of the Chanakya National Law University (CNLU), Patna Bihar is (are): Vice Chancellor: Prof.Dr. A. Lakshminath.
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Website of Chanakya National Law University (CNLU), Patna Bihar is www.cnlu.ac.in/.
Contact Details of Chanakya National Law University (CNLU), Patna Bihar are : Telephone: +91-612-6450242, 2200789, 2219192, 2219172
AN Sinha Institute of Social Studies Campus
Profile of Chanakya National Law University (CNLU)The Bihar Government has established to provide quality legal education on the lines of NALSAR Hyderabad, NLSIU Bangalore and other Law Universities. The University has already commenced the work at A.N.Sinha Institute of Social Studies campus, Gandhi Maidan, Patna
1. To build on the traditional cultural ethos...
2. To create "Temple of Learning"...
3. To provide quality legal education...
4. Active learning through teacher-student interaction & internal and continuous assesments of students.
5. To evolve & impart comprehensive legal educationat all levels to achieve excellence...
6. To organise advanced studies & research in all branches of Law.
7. To promote "Legal Awarness" in the communitythat will lead to the realisation of constitutional goal.
8. To include team spirit among the leaders.
9. To develop inter personal skills in students
Profile of Vice Chancellor
Prof. Dr. A. Lakshminath was formerly the Registrar and Dean at NALSAR National Law University, Hyderabad and has also held the post of the Dean of the Faculty of Law, Andhra University and Nagpur University. A Fulbright Visiting Professor at the University of Massachusetts, Prof. Lakshminath has been the recipient of many awards. He has been awarded the UGC Visiting Fellow and is a Visiting Professor at Banaras Hindu University. A great academician Prof. Lakshminath has successfully guided 53 Ph.Ds. in Law and 2 LL.Ds
He has participated in many National and International workshops, conferences and seminars and presided in many of them. A jurist and scholar par excellence, Prof. Lakshminath has authored 9 books and written about 100 articles published in Journals of repute both National and International. The major areas of his interest are Jurisprudence, Constitutional Law, Human Rights and Intellectual Property.
He was the Director for National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) project for Human Rights Literacy and was a resource person for â€˜Criminal Justice and Human Rights - Ford Foundation.â€™ He has been entrusted with two projects on Sub-national Governance under 5th and 6th schedules of the Constitution of India by the Inter-State Council, Ministry of Home Affairs, New Delhi. As part of the Project, he conducted empirical research and survey in the areas of the 5th and 6th schedules and interviewed some prominent persons in those areas. He has jointly authored two books entitled â€˜Fiscal Federalism - Constitutional Conspectusâ€™ and â€˜Constitutional Lawâ€™ with Prof. Ranbir Singh, Vice-Chancellor, NALSAR. President of an NGO â€˜Consumer and Environmental Organisation,â€™ Prof. Lakshminath is the Chief co-ordinator of Six Environment Management Capacity Building Technical Assistance Projects aided by the World Bank. He was also Senior Consultant for projects on good Governance sponsored by Government of Andhra Pradesh.
Prof.Dr. A. Lakshminath
In the State of Bihar, where the seeds of the earliest republic were sown and the crop of democracy cultivated, a need was felt by the government for a university which would provide quality legal education and strive to raise national legal standards to competitive international level and promote legal awareness in the community, which will lead to the realization of goals embodied in the Constitution of India. Thus, on August 15th, 2006 came into being Chanakya National Law University at Patna under the able guidance of its Vice - Chancellor, Prof. A. Lakshminath, former Dean and Registrar, NALSAR University of Law, Hyderabad.
No Educational Institution is complete without adequate facilities to its Students, Faculties & Employees. CNLU provides wide range of facilities on its campus. A well managed residential accommodation with modern facility provided to students. Mess & Canteen facilities on campus provide everything from a simple coffee and sandwich to a full meal.
University provides a full range of medical services for students & for employees who register as patients. In addition to general practice services, CNLU provides a range of specialist clinics and visiting practitioners. University organised regular careers fairs, training workshops, and one-to-one guidance for students. Counselling Service aims to enable students to achieve their academic and personal goals by providing confidential counselling and support for any difficulties encountered while at CNLU. University provides a wide range of IT services including campus internet access via a wireless network and in student residences. Class rooms are fully air conditioned.
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Fasting Bihar law student serious, others slam NitishPatna: One of the fasting law students of a university demanding placements is battling for life in the intensive care unit (ICU) of a hospital but Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has no time to look into their case, students said on Thursday.About a dozen students of Chanakya National Law University (CNLU) have undertaken indefinite fast since Monday demanding immediate placement, said Sushant Kumar, a striking student.
But neither Nitish Kumar nor Bihars Human Resource Development Minister P.K. Sahi have shown any interest in us, he added.Another striking student, Paritosh Lall, said the indefinite fast continued for the fourth day Thursday but nothing is bothering the state government.
We are not asking for the moon. With no trace of placement for us, our future is at stake, but neither the university authorities nor the state government are bothered, he said.
He said Vijay Kumar, a fifth year student of the CNLU, has been battling for his life in the ICU of a private hospital here after his condition deteriorated Wednesday.Striking students sitting on fast with placards that read we want placement, we want to meet chief minister and Investment Rs.100 crore, result 80 unemployed, are not in a mood to give up their Gandhian mode of fight.
Some of them also raised slogans, demanding resignation of the universitys vice chancellor and registrar.The striking students said they took this extreme step after meeting the chief minister in his Janata Darbar April 11 when they put their demand before him.An angry striking student said none but the chief minister was responsible for spoiling their career as there is hardly any faculty nor any other facility in the university, considered to be the brainchild of Nitish Kumar himself.
However, CNLU vice chancellor A.Lakshminath said all law universities face placement problems during their first few years.
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