Department of Law established in 1928 with the objective of imparting legal education to the students of Kanpur region and various other parts of U.P. and other neighbouring states.
The Department conducts LL.B. three years (semester) course and also undertakes co-curricular activities like legal awareness Exhibition, In House debate, Inter Collegiate Debate competition and discussions on current legal issues.
The students of law faculty are encouraged and motivatedto their professional career by organizing seminar, Moot Courts and workshops on various legal aspects.Department also has functional legal aid cell as per norms.
Current Faculty Members
Department of Law at present having 16 Faculty Members in total including Head of the department. Faculty members in Law Department are hard working, helping their students to gain good knowledge in the field of law.
Contribution of Former Faculty Members
Our former faculty members have worked hard and achieved various land mark in different fields, some of their contribution will always be remembered. They have contributed as Dean & Convener of Board of studies of CSJM University Kanpur Some of the retired faculty and senior lawyers are associated with the department as guest faculty, panel lawyers and members of legal aid cell.
The Department has a wide and green campus with well equipped Moot Court Hall & Legal Aid Cell. We have a computer lab with internet facility for students as well as teachers, Our departmental library is one of the well equipped libraries having more than 1200 books and 14 leading national level journals. PPP equipped class room is also available in the department.
VSSD is going to be a heritage college, Department of Law has a wide list of reputed alumni who have earned immense respect in various fields and are serving the society in some or the other manner.
Majority of our alumni join the judicial system as legal professionals. They also join the judiciary through H.J.S. and P.C.S (J) and are working as professionals in Banks, companies etc. After pursuing higher education many students opt for law teaching as a career.
Some recent alumnus of law department are:
Quick View of Law Department
The Department conducts LL.B. three years (semester) course.
Dr. R.K. Pandey is the current HOD of the department.
Including HOD there are 16 faculty members in law department at present.