Bennett University (The Times Group)
About Bennett University (The Times Group)
Bennett University is a private interdisciplinary research university located in Greater Noida, Uttar Pradesh in the National Capital Region (NCR), India. Founded in 2016 by Times of India Group the university has a fully residential 68-acre campus.
Bennett University has tied up with Ivy league International institutions for curriculum design, guest lectures by visiting faculty, immersion programs, and other academic support- Georgia Institute of Technology, U.S., Cornell University Law School, U.S., Johnson Cornell University, U.S., Babson Global, U.S., edX, U.S.
The University promotes high quality research focused on finding sustainable solutions to problems of the modern world.
The University hosts four schools, namely School of Engineering and applied sciences, School of Law, School of Management and Times School of Media, currently offering 6 Graduate programmes in Bachelors of Technology, Bachelors in Business administration, BBA-LLB (Hons), BA-LLB (Hons), BA- Journalism & Mass communication in Hindi and English, and 7 post-Graduate Programmes in LLB (Hons), Masters of Business administration, Ph.D. and Post graduate diploma in Digital Journalism/ Business journalism/ Advertising and marketing.
School of Law is established in the year 2017 with a vision to educate and train the future thought-leaders in the field of Law. The School of Law currently offers two Undergraduate programs in BBA-LLB (hons) and BA-LLB (hons), 2 post graduate programs in LLB (hons) and Ph.D.
It imbibes the best practices of national and international law schools in terms of curriculum, pedagogy, innovation in teaching methods and adding new interfaces and for this the School has appointed a Board of Studies comprising of 10 Members who are the Vice Chancellors at various National Law Universities and Legal experts at Industry.
Check the University website for more information: https://www.bennett.edu.in/
Dean School of Law Prof. (Dr.) Nuzhat Parveen Khan, has also held the position of former Dean Faculty of Law, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi.
Her Ph.D. on the topic ‘Legal Control of Air Pollution; Problems and Perspectives, was awarded publication grant by the Indian Council for Social Sciences Research, Ministry of HRD. It was published as a book accordingly. She has worked on the project for Ministry of Women and Child Welfare, titled ‘A Study of Discriminative and Derogatory Practices against Women by Khap Panchayats, Kangaroo Courts and Shalishi Adalats in India: An Empirical Study in the States of Haryana, Rajasthan, WesternU.P. and West Bengal’. The project report was also presented before the Parliament of India in 2014 and was highly appreciated by one and all.
She has also undertaken Research Projects on Legal Awareness Programme about Women Related Laws in different parts of Delhi for community awareness and sensitivity sponsored by National Commission for Women. She has authored dozens of books on conflicting and contemporary legal issues. To name the few, Women and Child Related Laws (LexisNexis India), Women and the Law, Child and the Law (Lexis Nexis India), Comparative Constitutional Law (Satyam Law International), Legal Control of Air Pollution: Problems and Perspectives (Metropolitan Book Company Pvt. Ltd.), Socio-Economic Offence (Central Law Publications) etc. Prof. Khan has contributed and presented modules on Jurimetrics for the UGC e-Pathshala Project at graduate and post graduate level. She has also authored study materials for various universities and colleges across the nation.
Prof. Khan has delivered lectures extensively as resource person/keynote speaker in various National and International Seminars, Conferences and Faculty Development Programs. She was invited as Keynote Speaker at the 7th Academic International Conference on Interdisciplinary Legal Studies (AICILS 2017 Boston) at Harvard University, USA in 2017. She even presented a paper entitled Recognition of Food Right in the Food Security Laws in India at the event. She has been frequently invited as a resource person on Lok Sabha TV, Zee T.V. and Doordarshan Channels on Gender Discourses and Legal Point shows. She is also a resource person to various bodies like UPSC and State Public Service Commissions and advisor to various universities and institutions.
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|Courses and Seat Intake Offered||
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|Scholarship and Financial Aid offered||Check the University website for more information: https://www.bennett.edu.in/admission/scholarships/|
|Faculty Profile||Total number of Faculty appointed full-time- 28|
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Moot Court, Library, Hostel etc.
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The School of Law has collaborated with Cornell Law school to enhance legal education. It has partnerships with law firms, corporate houses, and policy think-tanks.
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The School of Law offers training on skills like debating, moot court, research, legal aid etc. It also has an active placement and internship cell.
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