Dear Students,

Modern Law College, Pune, is recognized by the Government of Maharashtra. The College is permanently affiliated to Savitribai Phule Pune University, is approved by the Bar Council of India, and has received 2(f) and 12(B) status under the UGC Act, 1956. I can proudly state that Modern Law College established in 2003, has in a short time carved a niche for itself in academic as well as co-curricular and extra-curricular performance.

Modern Law College has always believed in the overall development of its students, teaching and non-teaching members. Many activities in the College promote teacher-student interaction and programs that enhance this relationship. Some faculty members are Ph.D. holders, while the rest are students pursuing their Ph.D. in their respective fields.

The College concentrates on the development of the faculty and the overall development of the students. Various faculty development programs are conducted to keep the staff updated with the current teaching methods and the latest cutting-edge technologies. Chalk-less classrooms, Information Communication Technologies, and digital classrooms have been installed to provide the students with the latest learning methods using the latest learning techniques.

To facilitate students in the Covid-19 pandemic, we have made efforts to combine the theory and practice of Law online effectively. Various facilities have been installed. Workshops are held to enable the students and the staff towards the best use of these facilities. Subscriptions to AlR Web World, EBC Reader, Law Finder Mobile App, and N-List facility are a few examples of the College’s e-The College has special infrastructural facilities for differently-abled students.

The College believes in the proverb, “All work and no play, makes Jack a dull boy.” Hence, along with the various academic agendas, the College provides its students with a fulfilling experience focusing on overall development in sports, cultural activities, and indulgence in various socio-economic activities. Extra-curricular activities, such as Vidhirang- annual gathering, Daff Karandak- a self-organized Inter-Collegiate Street Play Competition, the National Level Moot Court Competition, and NSS Camps show the multi-faceted approach of Modern Law College towards the development of all its stakeholders.

Our institution sincerely adheres to the norms and measures of the Maharashtra Universities Act, 1994. The Principal, Dr. Mrs. Sunita Adhav, is a part of the Board of Studies at the Savitribai Phule Pune University. The College is moving at a good pace towards fulfilling its goals due to her experienced guidance and the dedicated efforts of the College’s teaching and non-teaching staff.

Modern Law College boasts of an alumnus posted at various posts as Judges and eminent lawyers, and they have added further value to our institute. The interactive sessions between the alumni and the currently enrolled students prove beneficial for both the students and College. Along with this, the Placement Cell, The Mooting, Oratory and Debating Club, and the other committees, including the Student Council, help provide a nurturing atmosphere in the College because here, a student is always engaged.

Moreover, the Modern Law Research Centre, and the biannual ISSN Journal, provide a platform for exchanging ideas between scholars from all over the country. Thus, with the same enthusiasm for excellence as our pioneer, we intend to spread our wings and soar high in the field of education.

Adv. Dr. Chintamani G. Ghate

Co-ordinator, Modern Law College
M.A, B.S.L. LLM., D.C.P.L. D.L.L & L.W., Ph.D.