University of Calcutta is organising the 2nd National Article Writing Competition. Scroll down for more details!

Journal and Seminar Committee, Department of Law, University of Calcutta is organising the 2nd National Article Writing Competition to provide an academic platform for the young and brilliant legal minds of the country to the edge and showcase their research, analytical, and writing skills.

About the University of Calcutta

The University of Calcutta, informally known as Calcutta University, is a collegiate public state university located in Kolkata, West Bengal. It was established on 24 January 1857 and was one of the first institutions in Asia to be established as a multidisciplinary and Western-style university. Established in 1909 under the guidance of Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee, the Department of Law of the University of Calcutta is one of the oldest legal institutions in the South Asian subcontinent.

About the Journal and Seminar Committee (JSC)

The Journal and Seminar Committee (JSC) is a student-run academic committee of the Department of Law, University of Calcutta, committed to regulating, facilitating, and promoting the spirit of legal research, academic writing, and substantive discourse within the realm of contemporaneous jurisprudence.


Commercial Law.


  • Alternative Dispute Resolution in ECommerce
  • Trade and Globalization
  • Global Mergers and Partnerships
  • Corporate Governance Standards
  • Consumer Protection in Technology


The competition is open for all law students enrolled in any undergraduate, postgraduate, or doctoral course at any college or University recognized by the Bar Council of India.

For detailed information on Submission Guidelines, refer to the brochure at the end of the post.


It is allowed up to a maximum of 2 authors. (The co-authors can be from different institutions).

Prizes and Publications

  • 1st Prize: Rs. 2000 + Certificate of Merit + Publication in Legis Sententia
  • 2nd price: Rs.1000 +Certificate of Merit + Publication in Legis Sententia
  • 3rd Prize: Rs. 500 + Certificate of Merit + Publication in Legis Sententia
  • All participants shall get a Certificate of Participation.

Registration Fee

  • Single author submission): INR 100
  • Co-author: INR 180


Form: [Click here to Register]


The screenshot of the payment receipt containing all relevant details should be attached to the registration form.

Payment Details

Account Details

  • Name: Sanjivani Show
  • Bank Name: Punjab National Bank
  • Account Number: 0091201500000028
  • IFSC Code: PUNB0009120


  • Google Pay: 7439405408 [Ridhikamini Basu Mallick]
  • PayTM: 9644628007 [Gautam Barnwal]
Note: Participants should put “JSC- NAWC 2023” as the Note while making the fee payment through the online platform.

Important Dates

  • Last date of registration: 25th November 2023
  • Last date of submission: 18th December 2023
  • Date of publication of result: 25th December 2023


Brochure: [Click here to view]



All submission queries may be directed to Journal and Seminar Committee, addressed to the aforementioned email handle bearing the title - “Query Re:/Regarding JSC NAWC 2023”

Important Links

Law Library: Notes and Study Material for LLB, LLM, Judiciary, and Entrance Exams

Law Aspirants: Ultimate Test Prep Destination

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