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About O.P. Jindal Global University

JGU is a non-profit global university established by the Haryana Private Universities (Second Amendment) Act, 2009. JGU is established in memory of Mr. O.P. Jindal as a philanthropic initiative of Mr. Naveen Jindal, the Founding Chancellor. The University Grants Commission has accorded its recognition to O.P. Jindal Global University. The vision of JGU is to promote global courses, global programmes, global curriculum, global research, global collaborations, and global interaction through a global faculty. JGU is situated on a 80-acre state-of-the art residential campus in the National Capital Region of Delhi. JGU is one of the few universities in Asia that maintains a 1:15 faculty-student ratio and appoints faculty members from different parts of the world with outstanding academic qualifications and experience.

JGU has established six schools: Jindal Global Law School, Jindal Global Business School, Jindal School of International Affairs, Jindal School of Government and Public Policy, Jindal School of Liberal Arts & Humanities and Jindal School of Journalism and Communication.

For more information, please visit the official website of JGU.


Roving Contributing Editorial Board



Arup K Chatterjee is a recipient of the Charles Wallace fellowship, 2014-15, to UK. He has worked at at The Telegraph, India, and received his PhD from the Center for English Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University, for his doctoral dissertation titled: ‘Hillmaking: Architecture and Literature from the Doon Valley’. He is the author of The Purveyors of Destiny: A Cultural Biography of the Indian Railways (Bloomsbury, 2017), apart from numerous other prose or poetic works and opinion articles published worldwide. He is Assistant Professor of English at the Jindal Global Law School, O.P. Jindal Global University.


Advisory Editor

C. Raj Kumar is the Founding Vice Chancellor of O.P. Jindal Global University. He spearheaded the initiative to establish the O.P. Jindal Global University and six of its inter-disciplinary schools: Jindal Global Law School; Jindal Global Business School; Jindal School of International Affairs, Jindal School of Government and Public Policy,  Jindal School of Liberal Arts and Humanities, and Jindal School of Journalism & Communication, in the National Capital Region of Delhi (Sonipat, Haryana). He has been a Member of the National Legal Knowledge Council (NLKC), and a former faculty member at the School of Law of City University of Hong Kong, where he taught for many years. Kumar was a Rhodes Scholar at the University of Oxford, UK, where he obtained his Bachelor of Civil Law (B.C.L.) degree; a Landon Gammon Fellow at the Harvard Law School, USA, where he obtained his Master of Laws (LL.M.) degree and a James Souverine Gallo Memorial Scholar at the Harvard University. He was awarded the Doctor of Legal Science (S.J.D.) by the University of Hong Kong. He also obtained a Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.) degree from the University of Delhi, India; and a Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com.) degree from the Loyola College of the University of Madras, India.


Communications & Outreach

Deputy Editorial Associate: Chandni Modi is a student of law at O.P. Jindal Global University.