Research & Publications

Promotion of Research has been the key component of the academic agenda of the college and the college. Adequate numbers of recognized Ph.D. guides are available at Centre for Higher Leaning and Research of the college and several students have been registered for Ph.D. at the centre. Ten faculty members are awarded Ph.D. degree, while the rest are pursuing research in their respective disciplines.

The Principal and one Senior Faculty Member are nominated to Research and Recognition Committee as well as Board of University Research of Gondwana University, Gadchiroli. The college published several books on varied legal themes and has been publishing annual ISSN numbered Peer reviewed Journal.

Research Guides

Four of our faculty members have been recognized as research supervisors in Law and are actively guiding Ph.D. scholars. Four others are recognized as approved research supervisors in social sciences and in physical education. As many as 10 students obtained Ph.D. in Law under the guidance of our former Principal and many students have been registered for Ph.D. under the guidance of other faculty members.

Subject Research Areas Recognized Research Guides No. of students awarded/registered for Ph.D.
Law Constitutional Law
Administrative Law
Commercial & Business Law
Intellectual Property Rights
Human Rights
Cyber Laws & IT
Environmental Laws
Labour Laws
Criminal Law
Family Law
Contemporary & Emerging legal issues
1. Dr. Anjali Hastak
Principal
One research scholar awarded Ph.D. degree and Six others have been pursuing Ph.D. under her guidance.
2. Dr. I. J. Rao
Associate Professor
One research scholar awarded Ph.D. degree and Five others have been pursuing Ph.D. under his guidance.
3. Dr. A. U. Shaikh
Associate Professor
Two research scholars registered for Ph.D.
4. Dr. Pankaj Kakde
Asst. Professor
One research scholar pursuing Ph.D. under his guidance.
History Ancient, Medieval & Modern History Dr. Purnendu Kumar Kar
Associate Professor in History
RecognisedPh.D. supervisor for Gondwana University
English Modern English Literature Dr. Benny M. J.
Associate Professor
RecognisedPh.D. supervisor for Gondwana University
Economics Agriculture Economics, Business Economics Dr. Manisha Aole
Asst. Professor
RecognisedPh.D. supervisor for Gondwana University
Physical Education Sports & Games Dr. Saroj Kumar Datta
Director
Physical Education
Two students registered for Ph.D.

Center for Higher Learning and Research

The college is recognized as Centre for Higher Learning and Research by the Gondwana University, Gadchiroli to facilitate Legal Research activities. At present six students are registered for Ph.D. in Law and pursing the research actively.

S. P. Law Review

  1. S P Law Review 2016.
  2. S P Law Review 2017

The College has been publishing an Annual ISSN numbered Peer reviewed Journal The College has been publishing an Annual ISSN numbered Peer reviewed Journal in the name of ‘S.P. Law Review’, which consists of the papers authored by the faculty members, students as well as by the eminent academicians.

Publications

The college established a research and publication center under the name of ‘SPARC’ for encouraging research activities and publication of articles and research papers.

  • The Ph.D. theses of the Principal Dr. Anjali Hastak titled as “Empowerment of Women through Property Rights in Hindu Law” was published in book form by the SPARC
  • The Ph.D. thesis of Former Vice-Principal Dr.Uma Chatterjee titled as “Diplomatic Relations: Indo-U.S-Pakistan” was published in book form by the SPARC.
  • The Ph.D. thesis of Dr. Pankaj Kakde titled as “Powers Privileges & Immunities of Parliament & Its Members under the Indian Constitution – A Critical study with Reference to the Constitution of United Kingdom”.
  • The SPARC center has published Four other books on varied legal themes during the last five years which contain research papers/articles authored by faculty members, students and prominent academicians, which include the following:
    1. Rights of women in Detention
    2. Juvenile Justice Act, 2000: Rights of Orphan/Neglected Infant
    3. Clinical Legal Education: Challenges and Responses
    4. Administration of Criminal Justice: Issues and Concerns

Major and Minor Research Projects

Seven of our faculty members have completed and submitted U.G.C sponsored Minor Research Projects.

Nature of the Project Title of the project Duration Total grant sanctioned received Total grant received till date
Minor Research Projects Law Legal Regulations on BioMedical Waste Management: An Empirical Study on Biomedical Waste Management Scenario in Chandrapur City by Dr. I. J. Rao & Dr. A.U. Shaikh 24 Months UGC 95000/- 95000/- 95000/-
Minor Research Projects Law Regulation of Consumer right in the Context of Insurance Services- A Critical study with special reference to Consumer Protection act 1986 by Dr. Abhay J. Butle 24 Months UGC 85000/- 55000/- 55000/-
Minor Research Projects Law Legal Protection Against Domestic Violence- A study with special reference to Nagpur City by Prof. Tarika Lade 24 Months UGC 90000/- 90000/- 90000/-
Minor Research Projects Law “Educational Facilities for Disable Children An Empericalstudy on Enforcement of Law and policies in Chandrapur City”- By Prof. AshwiniBalki 24 Months UGC 80000/-
Minor Research Projects Law “Justice to victims of Rape- A Socio- Legal Research on Principles of Victimology conducted in Chandraput City” by Prof. SuwarnaTadase 24 Months UGC 80000/-
Minor Research Project History “ Gond Rulers of Chandrapur:A Historical, Political &Cultural Saga” by Dr. P.K. Kar 24 Months UGC 80000/- 80000/- 80000/-
Minor Research Projects Physical Education “Sports Facilities and their utilization in Higher Education Institution : A survey on Senior Colleges in ChadrapurCity” by Dr. S.K. Datta UGC 1150000/- 1150000/- 1150000/-

The survey undertaken by Dr. I. J. Rao, HoD, P.G.T. D. and Dr. A. U. Shaikh on Bio Medical Waste Management Scenario in Chandrapur city threw light on the existing practices and procedures in disposal and handling of bio medical waste in health care institutions of Chandrapur city and the problems, .shortcomings and lacunae. It helps in creating awareness about bio-medical waste management rules framed by the Government of India amongst health personnel.

Several surveys conducted by LL.M students on various socio-legal problems and the legal response to address these problems, resulted in analysis of awareness and attitude of the public towards social legislations and their implementation.

College Magazine

The college has been publishing annual college Magazine “Smruti” with the articles, stories, poetry contributed by the students.