NLU Jabalpur signs MoU with Bennett University to enhance legal education through collaboration and knowledge sharing.

Jabalpur, India – June 20, 2024: Dharmashastra National Law University (DNLU), Jabalpur, known for its dedication to academic excellence and holistic development, has taken a significant step forward in enhancing its academic standards through a new collaboration. DNLU inks a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Bennett University on June 20, 2024, at a ceremony held at Bennett University's campus in Noida.

About Dharmashastra National Law University (DNLU)

Established in year 2018 under the Madhya Pradesh Dharmashastra National Law University Act, 2018, DNLU aims to advance legal education and uphold the rule of law as per the Indian Constitution. Guided by Hon’ble Judge of Supreme Court of India Shri Justice J.K. Maheshwari as its Visitor, Hon’ble Acting Chief Justice of the High Court of Madhya Pradesh Shri Justice Sheel Nagu as its Chancellor, and Prof. (Dr.) Manoj Sinha as its Vice-Chancellor, DNLU offers B.A. LL.B. (Hons.), LL.M., and Ph.D. programs.

About Bennett University

The Bennett University has been established under the Bennett University, Greater Noida, Uttar Pradesh Act, 2016. Extending the core journalistic principles of Trust, Knowledge and Public Service, Bennett, Coleman and Co. Ltd. (BCCL) established over 178 years ago, has continually undertaken initiatives for the betterment of Indian society. The group established its footprint in education sector by launching Bennett University with multi-disciplinary education to make students life and industry-ready.

MoU Signing Ceremony

The MoU marks a momentous collaboration aimed at fostering knowledge exchange and mutual support between the institutions. The signing ceremony was attended by Prof. Dr. Manoj Kumar Sinha, Vice Chancellor of DNLU, and Prof. (Dr.) Ajith Abraham, Vice Chancellor of Bennett University, Prof. (Dr.) Pradeep Kulshreshta, Dean, School of Law, Bennett University faculty members from Benett University including Dr. Daksha Sharma, Dr. Swaril Dania, Mr. Senthil Kumar, Chief Operating Officer with other Ph.D. scholars.

Benefits of the Collaboration

Expressing gratitude for the partnership Prof. Sinha highlighted the enduring benefits that this collaboration would bring to both the institutions. He underscored the importance of collective efforts between DNLU and Bennett University in fostering growth and knowledge sharing.

Prof. Abraham affirmed Bennett University’s commitment to leveraging the partnership for mutual benefit, emphasizing its potential to strengthen academia and advance joint efforts in legal education and research. He further elaborated that the MoU signifies a shared commitment to exploring innovative solutions for legal challenges and promoting social justice.

Expected Outcomes

The partnership is expected to benefit students and faculty from both DNLU and Bennett University by providing opportunities for learning from leading experts, collaborating on cutting-edge research, and gaining exposure to diverse legal systems. Through this collaboration, the institutions aim to initiate joint initiatives in legal research and development.

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