Shantaram Potdukhe College of Law
NAAC Accredited B Grade, Approved By UGC Under 2(F) & 12B

Research & Publications

Promotion of Research has been the key component of the academic agenda of the college and the college. Adequate numbers of recognized Ph.D. guides are available at Centre for Higher Leaning and Research of the college and several students have been registered for Ph.D. at the centre. Ten faculty members are awarded Ph.D. degree, while the rest are pursuing research in their respective disciplines.

The Principal and one Senior Faculty Member are nominated to Research and Recognition Committee as well as Board of University Research of Gondwana University, Gadchiroli. The college published several books on varied legal themes and has been publishing annual ISSN numbered Peer reviewed Journal.

Research Guides

Four of our faculty members have been recognized as research supervisors in Law and are actively guiding Ph.D. scholars. Four others are recognized as approved research supervisors in social sciences and in physical education. As many as 10 students obtained Ph.D. in Law under the guidance of our former Principal and many students have been registered for Ph.D. under the guidance of other faculty members.

Subject

Research Areas

Recognized Research Guides

No. of students awarded/registered for Ph.D.

Law

Constitutional Law

Administrative Law

Commercial & Business Law

Intellectual Property Rights

Human Rights

Cyber Laws & IT

Environmental Laws

Labour Laws

Criminal Law

Family Law

Contemporary & Emerging legal issues

1. Dr. Anjali Hastak, Principal

One research scholar awarded Ph.D. degree and Six others have been pursuing Ph.D. under her guidance.

2. Dr. I. J. Rao

Associate Professor

One research scholar awarded Ph.D. degree and Five others have been pursuing Ph.D. under his guidance.

3.  Dr. A. U. Shaikh

Associate Professor

Two research scholars registered for Ph.D.

4.  Dr. Pankaj Kakde

Asst. Professor

One research scholar pursuing Ph.D. under his guidance.

History

Ancient, Medieval & Modern History

Dr. Purnendu Kumar Kar Associate Professor in History

RecognisedPh.D. supervisor for Gondwana University

English

Modern English Literature

 

Dr. Benny M. J.

Associate Professor

RecognisedPh.D. supervisor for Gondwana University

Economics

Agriculture Economics, Business Economics

Dr. Manisha Aole

Asst. Professor

RecognisedPh.D. supervisor for Gondwana University

Physical Education

Sports & Games

Dr. Saroj Kumar Datta

Director

Physical Education

Two students registered for Ph.D.

 

Center for Higher Learning and Research

The college is recognized as Centre for Higher Learning and Research by the Gondwana University, Gadchiroli  to facilitate Legal Research activities. At present six students are registered for Ph.D. in Law and pursing the research actively.

 

S. P. Law Review

1) S P Law Review 2016.

2) S P Law Review 2017

The College has been publishing an Annual ISSN numbered Peer reviewed Journal The College has been publishing an Annual ISSN numbered Peer reviewed Journal in the name of ‘S.P. Law Review’, which consists of the papers authored by the faculty members, students as well as by the eminent academicians.

 

Publications

The college established a research and publication center under the name of ‘SPARC’ for encouraging research activities and publication of articles and research papers.

·  The Ph.D. theses of the Principal Dr. Anjali Hastak titled as “Empowerment of  Women through Property Rights in Hindu Law” was published in book form by the SPARC

·  The Ph.D. thesis of Former Vice-Principal Dr.Uma Chatterjee titled as “Diplomatic Relations: Indo-U.S-Pakistan” was published in book form by the SPARC.

·  The Ph.D. thesis of Dr. Pankaj Kakde titled as “Powers Privileges & Immunities of Parliament & Its Members under the Indian Constitution – A Critical study with Reference to the Constitution of United Kingdom”.

·  The SPARC center has published Four other books on varied legal themes during the last five years which contain research papers/articles authored by faculty members, students and prominent academicians, which include the following:

1.  Rights of women in Detention

2.  Juvenile Justice Act, 2000: Rights of Orphan/Neglected Infant

3.  Clinical Legal Education: Challenges and Responses

4.  Administration of Criminal Justice: Issues and Concerns

 

Major and Minor Research Projects

Seven of our faculty members have completed and submitted U.G.C sponsored Minor Research Projects.

 

Nature of the Project

 

Title of the project

Duration

Name of the funding agency

Total grant

Total grant received till date

sanctioned

received

Minor Research Projects

 

Law

Legal Regulations on BioMedical Waste Management: An Empirical Study on Biomedical Waste Management Scenario in Chandrapur City  by Dr. I. J. Rao & Dr. A.U. Shaikh

24 Months

UGC

95000/-

95000/-

95000/-

Minor Research Projects

 

Law

Regulation of Consumer right in the Context of Insurance Services- A Critical study with special reference to Consumer Protection act 1986 by Dr. Abhay J. Butle

24 Months

UGC

85000/-

55000/-

55000/-

Minor Research Projects

 

Law

Legal Protection  Against Domestic Violence- A study with special reference to Nagpur City by Prof. Tarika Lade

24 Months

UGC

90000/-

90000/-

90000/-

Minor Research Projects

 

Law

“Educational Facilities for Disable Children An Empericalstudy on Enforcement of Law and policies in Chandrapur City”- By Prof. AshwiniBalki

24 Months

UGC

80000/-

-

-

Minor Research Projects

 

Law

“Justice to victims of Rape- A Socio- Legal Research on Principles of Victimology conducted in Chandraput  City” by Prof. SuwarnaTadase

24 Months

UGC

80000/-

-

-

Minor Research Project

 

History

“ Gond Rulers of Chandrapur:A Historical, Political &Cultural Saga” by Dr. P.K. Kar

24 Months

UGC

80000/-

80000/-

80000/-

Minor Research Projects

 

Physical Education

“Sports Facilities and their utilization in Higher Education Institution : A survey on Senior Colleges in ChadrapurCity” by Dr. S.K. Datta

24 Months

UGC

115000/-

115000/-

115000/-

 

The survey undertaken by Dr. I. J. Rao, HoD, P.G.T. D. and Dr. A. U. Shaikh on Bio Medical Waste Management Scenario in Chandrapur city threw light on the existing practices and procedures in disposal and handling of bio medical waste in health care institutions of Chandrapur city and the problems, .shortcomings and lacunae. It helps in creating awareness about bio-medical waste management rules framed by the Government of India amongst health personnel.

Several surveys conducted by LL.M students on various socio-legal problems and the legal response to address these problems, resulted in analysis of awareness and attitude of the public towards social legislations and their implementation.

 

College Magazine

The college has been publishing annual college Magazine “Smruti” with the articles, stories, poetry contributed by the students.