Colleges BVU New Law College, Pune, India hings which makes NLC very special: Ranked amongst the top law schools in the Country: ‘A+’Accreditation (Third Cycle) by ‘NAAC’ in 2017 54th RANK by NIRF -2017 All India 5th Rank by Outlook (June,2016) All India 9th Rank by India Today (May,2016) All India 9th Rank by Outlook (June,2015) All India 10th Rank by India Today (June,2015) All India 5th Rank by The Week (June,2016) ‘A’ Grade University Status by Ministry of HRD,2013 6th Rank by career 360 Magazine (January,2014) 9th Rank by Outlook July 2014./li> Factual 4th and Overall 14th Rank by India Today(June,2014) 7th Rank by Business Barons (June,2014) Best Law School, by the Week, (June,2014) ‘Gold Star Award’from the Bar Council of India, 2013 10th Rank by Outlook June 2013. 11th Rank by Outlook June 2012. 17th Rank by India Today June 2011. 10th Rank by Outlook June 2010. AWARDS & ACCOLADES: Prof. Dr. Mukund Sarda, Dean & Principal New Law College Pune was awarded Degree of D. Litt. by Governor of Madhya Pradesh on 20th November, 2015 at A.P.S. State University, Rewa (M.P). SIF – MILAT Legal Education Innovation Award,2014 Prof.Dr. Mukund Sarda Dean & Principal BVDU New Law College Pune. Justice V.R. Krishna lyer National Law & Literature Award,2014 Prof.Dr. Mukund Sarda Dean & Principal BVDU New Law College Pune. ‘National Law Day Award’ conferred on Prof. Dr. Shivajirao Kadam, Vice Chancellor BVDU by Hon’ ble Smt. Pratibha Patil, the then President of India. Best Law Teacher Award ,2014 International Collaboration & Linkages: 10 MOU’S with renowned Foreign Universities in UK, USA & Europe. Academic Linkages with Oxford ,Harvard & other reputed universities across the globe. Prof. Dr.Mukund Sarda, Dean & Principal has acquired the following prestigious positions / Membership namely: Member, Legal Education Committee, the Bar Council of India, New Delhi ‘Member, Standing Committee , BCI Member, Equivalence Committee, BCI Member, International Council of Jurist,UK Member,Academic Council, National Law Schools, Assam & Patna Visiting Faculty at Oxford University,UK Innovative and Inter-disciplinary Programmes in emerging areas – BB. A Law & Para-Legal Courses. Teaching Faculty – retired Judges, Sr. Advocates, academicians, Corporate Personnel – International Knowledge Partners. Regular guidance from Supreme Court & High Court Judges & Jurists through Judicial Colloquia ICT Methods of teaching- Clinical Legal Education/ Justice Education. Recognized under 2f & 12 B of UGC Act. International IPR Research Centre More than 97 Research articles & 18 books published during last three years. The Euro American Legal Study Centre & International Research Centre World Class Infrastructure- Seven storied building with Moot Court room, Cyber Cell, Legal Aid Cell, Placement Cell, Auditorium etc. Human Rights & Women Empowerment Cell. Rich Library more than Rs. 1.7 crore with Computer Cell. Excellent Performance at International Moot Court competitions. Free Legal Aid & Legal Literacy Programmes through Legal Aid Clinic. Free Family Legal Aid Centre established in 2012-13. Online Legal database- MANUPATRA, WESTLAW,SCC Online,LEXISNEXIS etc Excellent Placement at national & international firms- internship at Supreme Court, High court, Law Commissions & NGOs. Foreign Students Cell- Foreign students from UK, USA, Europe and Middle East Countries Paper presentation at international conference at Oxford, Harvard, Poland & China. Prof. Dr. Mukund Sarda was invited as resource person by the University of Oxford, UK. 38 students pursuing PhD. Alumni association registered- emphasis on role of stakeholders. Outstanding performance at curricular & extra-curricular activities. Organization of national seminars & workshops more than 110 Judges from High Courts & Supreme Court have delivered legal discourse Guidance & counseling to the students from Sr. Advocate Ram Jethmalani, Soli Sorabjee, P.P. Rao, Abhishek Manu Singhvi, M.C. Mehta, Geeta Luthra and Pinky Anand etc. Student Dialogue with Member of Parliament – Rahul Gandhi, Supriya Sule, Shatrughan Sinha, Madhu Gaud Yakshi, Ranjit Sinh Mohite Patil etc. Holding of Mock Parliament, Arbitration, Client counseling, drafting of legal documents. Training for judicial Examination and bar examination. Outstanding Alumni – Judges of Supreme Court, High Court, District Court, JMFC,Sr. Advocate, Corporate officer, legal advisor, Income tax officers, LPOs, Academicians & Solicitors at UK. Students of New Law College Ms.Mrunmai Joshi cleared UPSC Examination & More than 90% students qualified AIBE 2013-14. Distance Education programmes & regular LL.M 1Year /2Years Programme. Excellent student support facilities, Social Justice to the poorest of poor. Inclusion of Best practices followed by World Class Universities. Centre for Continuing Legal Education in association with International Bar Association and MILAT to be established. Student centric & social justice for poorest of poor are the benchmarks of the institution.