Department of Contemporary Social Studies and Law

Department / Institute Contact Information

Chairman

Prof. Sugam Anand

 

Address

Chairman, Ambedkar Chair, Dr. B.R. Ambedkar university. Ambedkar Bhawan, Khandari Campus, Agra

 

Phone

0562-2524841

 

Email

sugam11@yahoo.co.in

About Department

Dr. B. R. Ambedkar- Chair (Professorship) was created in the University on 25th May, 1997. The Department of Contemporary Social Studies and Law was established in the Chair and P.G. Diploma Courses of Human Rights and Duties, Labour Laws, International Law and Constitutional Law were started successfully since the session 2000-2001 .A Post Graduate Course in Human Rights and Duties (LL.M ) is also running successfully since the year 2002. The Chair also proposes to introduce four new P.G. Diploma Courses in Cyber Law, Intellectual Property Rights, Environmental Law & P.G. Diploma in Ambedkar Studies. The Center has been a pioneer in promoting teaching and research in Law, Human Rights, thoughts and movement of Dr. Ambedkar. It aims to provide teaching support to University Departments by introducing newer topics on social justice.

Dr.B.R. Ambedkar Chair has a three storied building at Khandari, Campus having all the infrastructural facilities.

The B.R.Ambedkar Chair has a rich library on Ambedkarís thoughts and Dalit Issues under the scheme of Ambedkar Study Centre.

Ambedkar Chair also organizes Seminar and Symposiums every year.
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Name

Prof. Sugam Anand

 

Designation

Chairman

 

Qualifications


 
 

Courses

Courses Name

LL.M.(Human Rights)

 

Syllabus

 

Duration

2 years
 

Minimum – Eligibility

LL.B. 3 Year/
B.A.LL.B.5 Year

 

 

Admission Procedure

Merit

 

No of Seats

30

P.G. Diploma in Human Rights & Duties

 

 

1 years

 
Graduation

 

 

Merit,

 

 

30

 

P.G. Diploma in Labour laws, Labour welfare & Personnel Management
     

1 years

 
Graduation
 

Merit

 

30

P.G. Diploma in Constitutional Law & Social Issues

 

 

1 years

 

 
Graduation

 

 

Merit

 

 

30

 

P.G. Diploma in Public International Law      
1 years
 
Graduation
 
Merit
  30
         

 

Research Area:

Inter-Disciplinary Subjects including Ambedkar Thoughts, Law and Human Rights

 
Our Achievements :
 
Ambedkar Chair  has organized Seminars and Symposiums every year since 1998. Some of them are Caste & Politics in India, Dr. Ambedkar’s Vision of Social Justice, Human Rights Education: A Re-evaluation and soon to be held

Prominence of Human Rights in Criminal Justice System (30th & 31st March, 2012)