Submissions are invited for Vishwakarma University Law Journal, Volume 4, Issue 1.

The Vishwakarma University Law Journal is a faculty run, annual, blind peer reviewed journal of the Vishwakarma University Department of Law. The objective of this Journal is to contribute original, outstanding and socially relevant research to the Field of Law. It provides a platform for academicians, practitioners, researchers, scholars and students to share their views and make effective contribution to the legal academia.

Who may Submit?

Submissions are invited from students, academicians, practitioners, industry experts and research scholars.


The Journal does not restrict its scope to a particular theme. However, the authors must ensure that the research paper addresses a contemporary legal or socio-legal issue. The topic must be of relevance in the present time and the authors must show originality in their approach in dealing with the issue at hand.

Submission Guidelines

  1. The submission must be in English
  2. Word Limit: Submissions should be in the following word limits (inclusive of footnotes)
    • Research papers (4,000- 6,000 words)
    • Case Comment (2000-3000 words)
    • Book reviews (1000-2000 words)
  3. Submission must be accompanied with an Abstract of not more than 300 words.
  4. Co-authorship is allowed with a maximum of two authors.
  1. Submissions should be in Times New Roman font, size 12, 1.5 line spacing, justified text, and 1-inch margins on all sides.
  2. Footnotes should be in Times New Roman font of size 10 with 1.0 line spacing. Endnotes are not allowed.
  3. The citations shall be in conformity with the ILI Rules of footnoting available at
  4. The name of the author(s) should not appear on the manuscript to facilitate blind review.
  5. All Submissions are to be made at in MS Word format.
  6. The name, affiliation and designation, mailing address, mobile number, and e-mail address of the author (or corresponding author, if more than one author) must be mentioned in a separate MSWord document, in the same mail.
  7. All submissions shall go through a plagiarism check. The similarity percentage should be within UGC-approved guidelines.


Contact Details

In case of any further queries kindly write to us at

LB Desk

LB Desk

Legal Bites Correspondent.

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