About The Hidayatullah National Law University
Established in 2003, Hidayatullah National Law University has completed the journey of more than one and half a decade. In such a short span of time, HNLU has carved out a niche in the realm of legal education across India and the legacy is soaring towards newer heights day by day with moto Dharma Sansthapanartham meaning ‘for the sake of establishing the primacy of the laws of eternal values.’
Named after the great legal luminary Justice Mohammed Hidayatullah, the University was established by the Government of Chhattisgarh under the Hidayatullah National University of Law, Chhattisgarh, Act (Act No.10 of 2003).
HNLU is the sixth in the series of National Law Schools across India. HNLU has been included in the list of the Universities maintained by the University Grants Commission under Section 2(f) of the UGC Act, 1956 and has been declared fit to receive Central assistance in terms of the rules framed under Section 12 (B) of the UGC Act, 1956. The university is recognized by the Bar Council of India under section 7 of the Advocates Act 1961.
About the event
HNLU, Raipur celebrates its Foundation Day on January 28th. The occasion has Prof. (Dr.) Ranbir Singh, an Eminent Jurist and former Vice Chancellor of NLU, Delhi delivering the Foundation Day Lecture while Prof. (Dr.) V. C. Vivekanandan, Vice Chancellor, HNLU would preside over.
The theme of the Foundation Day Lecture is “Legal Education in India – A Nostradamic Perspective.”
The event would stream live on HNLU YouTube channel on January 28th, 2021, Thursday at 6.30 pm.