Distinctive features of JGLS • Global curriculum and pedagogy • Internationally qualified teaching and research faculty • Internationally benchmarked quality assurance systems • Law library with extensive electronic databases • International student and faculty exchange programmes • Globally networked career development and placement division • Green campus with modern halls of residence Curriculum and Pedagogy JGLS is committed to providing global legal education to its students. To fulfill this objective, the curriculum and teaching pedagogy is designed to give extensive exposure to students to domestic, international and comparative law courses. Students at JGLS study compulsory courses and choose from an unparalleled array of elective courses. In addition to courses on substantive and procedural law, students will gain lawyering skills through practical training papers and clinical legal programmes. JGLS will inculcate sound research and writing skills among students by requiring them to write research papers and participate in the Research Centres. Research Centres and Publication As India’s first global and research driven law school, JGLS has established the following eleven research centres in cutting edge legal and policy areas. Volume 3 of the bi-annual JindalGlobal Law Review is to be published in February 2011, and represents JGLS’ commitment to a research-intensive environment. Students can be involved in one or more of the following centres: • Centre for Global Corporate and Financial Law and Policy (Joint Centre Established with Michigan Law School) • Centre for Penology, Criminal Justice and Police Studies • Centre for Human Rights Studies • Centre for International Trade and Economic Laws • Centre for Global Governance and Policy • Centre on Public Law and Jurisprudence • Centre for Health Law, Ethics and Technology • Centre for Women, Law and Social Change • Centre for Intellectual Property Rights Studies • Centre for Environment and Climate Change • Centre for South Asian Legal Studies International Board of Advisors (IBA) International educational collaborations and partnerships will be essential to promote the global nature of JGU and JGLS. Distinguished academics from leading universities, lawyers and other professionals with a commitment to promoting excellence in education are members of IBA. Chairpersons of IBA Professor C. Raj Kumar LL.B. (Delhi), B.C.L. (Oxford), LL.M. (Harvard) Vice Chancellor, O.P. JindalGlobal University & Dean, JindalGlobal Law School Professor Peter H. Schuck B.A. (Cornell), J.D. (Harvard), LL.M. (N.Y.U.), M.A. (Harvard) Simeon E. Baldwin Professor Emeritus of Law, Yale Law School & Member, Governing Body, JGU Vice Chair of IBA Professor Jayanth K. Krishnan B.A. (Ohio), J.D. (Ohio), Ph.D. (University of Wisconsin-Madison) Professor of Law, Indiana University Maurer School of Law, Bloomington, USA International Collaborations International educational collaborations and partnerships are essential to promote the global nature of JGLS. JGLS has developed partnerships with leading law schools worldwide. These Collaborations with Yale Law School, Harvard Law School, University of Michigan Law School, Cornell Law School; Indiana University Maurer School of Law (USA); University of Cambridge (UK), Osgoode Hall Law School, Queen’s University School of Law (Canada); Australian National University, United Nations University and Tokiwa University (Japan), amongst others—include MoUs that establish student and faculty exchange opportunities, high profile conferences, joint research initiatives, and other joint educational initiatives. JGLS continues to build collaborations with institutions in Brazil, Europe, South Africa, and other areas of the world in an effort to build an unparalleled network for student exchange and research learning, a resource that will be available to all JGLS students. Career Development and Placement Division campus LIFE MAKING THE INDIAN ELECTORAL PROCESS INCLUSIVE: CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES Prepared by Centre for Human Rights Studies JUSTICE WITHOUT DELAY RECOMMENDATIONS FOR LEGAL AND INSTITUTIONAL REFORM Prepared by Centre on Public Law and Jurisprudence JGLS has established a Career Development and Placement Division with a view to provide career opportunities to students and graduates of JGLS. JGLS has signed Memoranda of Understandings (MoUs) with several reputed Indian law firms including, Amarchand & Mangaldas & Suresh A Shroff & Co, AZB & Partners, FoxMandal Little, Luthra & Luthra Law Offices, Nishith Desai Associates and Khaitan & Co. to develop knowledge based partnerships and interaction with law firms and to facilitate internships and placements for JGLS students and graduates. JGLS has a network of lawyers engaged in international legal practice abroad. The JGLS Committee of International Lawyers (J-CIL) is a New York-based association of practising lawyers from leading law firms worldwide committed to providing global perspectives on emerging legal issues. J-CIL provides insights into global legal profession and offers advice on career counselling to JGLS students and graduates.