Vice Chancellor, NLUJAA

Prof. (Dr.) J. S. Patil

E-mail ID: vc@nluassam .ac .in

Ph. No.: +91-361-2738891 (Office)

Prof. (Dr.) J. S. Patil

Did LL.B. from University College of Law, Dharwad in 1977, LL.M. in International Law from University of Mysore, Mysore in 1979, and Ph.D. in 1997 from Saurashtra University, Rajkot, Gujarat in Jurisprudence on the topic “Contribution of Basaweshwara to Indian Jurisprudence”. He was a Lecturer in Vidyawardhaka Law College, Mysore in 1979-80, Department of Law, Manasagangotri, University of Mysore in 1980 and Department of Law, Karnataka University, Dharwad from 1983 to 1988, Reader of Law from 1988 to 1995 and Professor of Law from 1995 to 2016 at Gulbarga University, Karnataka. Served as Professor of Law at the University Law College, Bangalore for six months in 2003. A stellar academician, Prof. (Dr.) J.S Patil has authored 11 books; published 37 articles; guided 8 Ph.D. scholars, 9 M.Phil. Students and 20 LL.M. dissertations. Secured TCS- Education World Best Teacher Merit Award in 2005, Best Featured Writer of lawyersclunindia in 2016 and Man of the Year – M. Nagappa Foundation, Raichur, Karnataka, India in 2018. He was Founder Vice-Chancellor of KSLU from 2009 to 2013; wherein he brought about revolutionary changes in legal education in Karnataka, including standardization and upgradation of syllabus, automation of examination system etc. Further, he has facilitated international collaborations of KSLU with Ghent University, Belgium, Pardubice University, Czech Republic, Aveiro University, Portugal and Groningen University, the Netherlands. He has also been the Indian Coordinator of India Platform UGhent, Belgium in 2012-13.  He is well acclaimed for the patriotic initiatives launched by him at KSLU. He teaches Jurisprudence, Intellectual Property Rights Law, Legal Research Methods and International Law. Presently, he is Vice-Chancellor of National Law University and Judicial Academy, Assam since October 5, 2016.