New Law College, Pune’s Moot Court Society is organising the 12th Justice P.N. Bhagwati International Moot Court Competition. Scroll down for more details!

Bharati Vidyapeeth (Deemed to be University), New Law College, Pune’s Moot Court Society is delighted to announce the forthcoming 12th Justice P.N. Bhagwati International Moot Court Competition on Human Rights Law, scheduled from 21st - 23rd March 2024.

About the University

Bharati Vidyapeeth (Deemed to be University), established in 1964 by the visionary Dr. Patangrao Kadam, is renowned for its commitment to social transformation through dynamic education. With a main campus in Pune and satellite campuses across various cities, including Navi Mumbai, Sangli, Solapur, Kolhapur, Karad, and New Delhi, the university offers a comprehensive range of undergraduate and postgraduate courses in arts, science, commerce, engineering, medicine, law, and management. Notably, the university has received accolades and rankings for its commitment to excellence.

About the College

Bharati Vidyapeeth (Deemed to be University), New Law College, Pune founded in 1978, holds an "A+" accreditation from NAAC and is recognized nationally and international-y for its excellence in legal education. Committed to providing top-tier legal education, New Law College offers diverse programs—LL. B, BBA LLB, BA LL. B, and LL. M.—all approved by the BCI and UGC. The college was inaugurated in the year 1978 at the hands of Hon’ble J. Y.V. Chandrachud, the then Chief Justice of India. The foundation stone of the College has been laid by Hon’ble J. R.C. Lahoti, the then Chief Justice of India. The institution has consistently achieved high rankings and recognitions for its commitment to excellence such as the ‘A’ grade endowed by the Ministry of HRD, Government of India, National Rank-3 and State Rank-2 by IIRF-2023, and more.

About the Competition

The 12th Justice P.N. Bhagwati International Moot Court Competition on Human Rights Law pays tribute to the vision of (Late) Justice P.N. Bhagwati, former Chief Justice of India. Since its inception in 2011, the competition has gained global recognition, providing students with opportunities to delve into the complexities of International Human Rights Law and enhance their advocacy skills.


The Competition is open to all students, enrolled bona-fide on a regular basis in an Undergraduate Law Course or its equivalent conducted by any recognized College/ Institution/ University.

Registration Fee

  • Indian Teams: INR 5000.
  • Other Teams: INR 6500.


Interested applicants may register through the link provided below.

Kindly refer to the Rules and Regulations Document for Payment.


Bharati Vidyapeeth (Deemed to be University) Campus, Dhankawadi, Pune, Maharashtra - 411043 (INDIA) from March 21 to 23, 2024.

Accommodation, Food & Travel

The registration fee covers both lodging and meals. Accommodation shall be available to all participating teams from 20.03.2024 - 24.03.2024¬


  • Winners: INR 35,000 + Trophy.
  • Runner Up: INR 20,000 + Trophy.
  • Best Speaker: INR 5,000 + Trophy.
  • Best Memorial: INR 10,000 + Trophy.
  • Best Researcher: INR 5,000 + Trophy.

Important Dates

  • Registration Deadline: 10th February 2024
  • Allotment of Team Code: 12th February 2024
  • Last date for Seeking Clarification: 14th February 2024
  • Release of Clarification: 19th February
  • Memorials Submission (Soft Copy) Deadline: 01st March 2024
  • Date of the Competition: 21st - 23rd March 2024




  • Ms. Shivangi Sinha [Faculty Coordinator]: +91-8763665704
  • Dakshina Jain [Student Convener]: +91-8320293863
  • Mukul Arya [Student Convener]: +91-8630540820
  • Vidhi Raj [Student Co-Convener]: +91-9135601915
  • Abhishek Sinha [Student Co-Convener]: +91-9932607873

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