Modern Law College Progressive Education Society's
Modern Law College
Ganeshkhind, Savitribai Phule Pune University Circle, Pune 411016.
Recognised by the Government of Maharashtra, Permanently Affiliated to the Savitribai Phule Pune Unversity & Approved by the Bar Council of India, New Delhi
I.D. No. PU/PN/LAW/189/2003; Recognized U/S. 2(f) &12(B) of UGC Act 1956
Accredited by NAAC with B++ grade

Shankarrao Kanitkar State Level Moot Court Competition

Shankarrao Kanitkar State Level Moot Court Competition Trophy
Shankarrao Kanitkar State Level Moot Court Competition Trophy

P.E.S. Modern Law College, gives adequate opportunities to its students for development of knowledge based skills besides the academic curriculum. The Moot Court Competition gives the law students the opportunity, for the drafting of briefs (or memorials) and participating in oral argument. It provides them a real live court room experience and tests their advocacy skills.

Comprehending this thought, Modern Law College, Ganeshkhind, initiated the Moot Court Competition for the first time in the year 2006. This Moot Court Competition is named after Late Shri Shankarraoji Kanitkar, who is one of the founders of Progressive Education Society, of which Modern Law College is a creation. This Moot Court Competition is one of the most prestigious extracurricular activities in of the Law College.

Modern Law College, annually organizes the Shankarrao Kanitkar Moot Court Competition. This Competition mainly deals with the current issues of the society which require social awareness and immediate concern. In the beginning for 9 year it was organised at State level and provided a platform to all the Law Students from all over the State of Maharashtra. In the 10th year of the competition Shankarrao Kanitkar Moot Court Competition was organised at national level and received the huge response from all over the country. It provides a platform to all the Law Students from all over the country to actively contribute in the pursuit of Knowledge.

1st  Shankarrao Kanitkar Moot Court Competition
                                            2006-07 (24th December 2006)
                                            Winners: Marathwada Mitramandal Law College.
1st Shankarrao Kanitkar Moot Court Competition
2006-07 (24th December 2006)
Winners: Marathwada Mitramandal Law College.
2nd Shankarrao Kanitkar Moot Court Competition
                                            2007-08 (12th January 2008)
                                            Winners: Symbiosis Law School
2nd Shankarrao Kanitkar Moot Court Competition
2007-08 (12th January 2008)
Winners: Symbiosis Law School
3rd  Shankarrao Kanitkar Moot Court Competition
                                            2008-09 (10th January 2009)
                                            Winners: Marathwada  Mitra Mandal Law College, Pune
3rd Shankarrao Kanitkar Moot Court Competition
2008-09 (10th January 2009)
Winners: Marathwada Mitra Mandal Law College, Pune
4th  Shankarrao Kanitkar Moot Court Competition
                                            2009-10 (9th January 2010)
                                            Winners: Marathwada Mitramandal Law College.
4th Shankarrao Kanitkar Moot Court Competition
2009-10 (9th January 2010)
Winners: Marathwada Mitramandal Law College.
5th Shankarrao Kanitkar Moot Court Competition
                                            2010-11 (15th January 2011)
                                            Winners: Panjabnrao Deshmukh  College Of Law, Amravati.
5th Shankarrao Kanitkar Moot Court Competition
2010-11 (15th January 2011)
Winners: Panjabrao Deshmukh College Of Law, Amravati.
6th  Shankarrao Kanitkar Moot Court Competition
                                            2011-12 (14th  January 2011)
                                            Winner, Balaji Law College, Pune
6th Shankarrao Kanitkar Moot Court Competition
2011-12 (14th January 2011)
Winner: Balaji Law College, Pune
7th Shankarrao Kanitkar Moot Court Competition
                                            2010-11 (15th January 2011)
                                            Winners: Panjabnrao Deshmukh  College Of Law, Amravati.
7th Shankarao Kanitkar State Level Moot Court Competition
Winner: Navalmal Firodiya Law College, Pune
6th  Shankarrao Kanitkar Moot Court Competition
                                            2011-12 (14th  January 2011)
                                            Winner, Balaji Law College, Pune
Winners: 8th Shankarao Kanitkar State Level Moot
Court Competition

9th Shankarrao Kanitkar State Level Moot Court
Competition 10th January 2015
Winner: Balaji Law College, Pune

10th Shankarrao Kanitkar National Level Moot Court
Competition 9th January 2016
Winner: National Law Institute University, Bhopal

Winners of the 11th Shankarrao Kanitkar National Level
Moot Court Competition Government Law College,
Mumbai, Maharashtra

Winners, Runners Up and Best Advocate of the
11th Shankarrao Kanitkar National Level Moot Court
Competition 2016-17