The Centre for Criminal Justice Studies, School of Law, Galagotias University is organizing an International Conference on “Administration of Criminal Law in India : Emerging Issues and Challenges”. The Conference is scheduled for 26th November, 2016 and would witness paper presentation on diverse issues relating to administration of criminal justice. The event will also give fillip to the efforts of School of Law of becoming a renowned centre for legal research in India. It would be a great opportunity for the students and faculty members to interact with legal scholars from India and abroad.

The conference will have three technical sessions devoted to discuss each of the issue in great depth.
Technical Session: 1 – Reforming the Criminal Justice System
Technical Session: 2 – Crime & Punishment
Technical Session: 3 – Police & Prosecution

Themes & Sub Themes:
Reforming the Criminal Justice System

  • Adversarial & Inquisitorial Model
  •  Right to Silence
  •  Rights of the Accused
  •  Presumption of Innocence and Burden of Proof
  •  Justice to victims
  •  Fair Trial

Crime & Punishment

  •  Overcriminalization
  •  Non custodial Sentences
  • Criminal Profiling
  •  Plea Bargaining
  •  Organized Crime
  • Corporate Crimes
  •  White Collar Crimes
  • Terrorism & Economic Crimes
  • Cyber Crime

Police & Prosecution

  • Modern methods of Crime Investigation
  •  Need for a New Police Act
  •  Private Prosecutions
  •  Investigation in Cyber Crimes
  •  Guidelines for Investigators
  •  Investigator – Prosecutor relationships – Differing International Models
  •  Maintaining Ethical Standards: Requirements for Investigators and Prosecutors
  •  Role of Prosecutor at Sentencing

Sub-themes are suggestive. The researchers are free to take any topic which is coherent to the main themes.

Call for Papers: Research Papers/Articles and Case Studies from academicians, research scholars and students are invited for presentation in the International Conference. The abstract  should be submitted along with the duly filed Registration Form and Fee. There shall be an award for best paper under each of the themes.

Registration Fee: Registration fee is payable by each of the authors of the papers individually and separately in cash or DD, as per due dates. Demand draft to be in favour of “GALGOTIAS UNIVERSITY” payable at New Delhi. Please ensure that you mention the demand draft number in the application form and your name and mobile number at the back of demand draft. The envelope containing Registration form and DD should have the subject as International Conference on Administration of Criminal Law in India: Emerging Issues & Challenges and shall be addressed to: Dr. Kiran Rai
Dean, School of Law,
Galgotias University,
Plot No.2, Sector 17-A,  Yamuna Expressway,

     Gautam Buddh Nagar,  Greater Noida, Uttar Pradesh 201308, India

Important Dates:
1. Last date for Abstract Submission : 05/11/2016
2. Last date for Registration (Submission of Registration Form and remittance of
Registration Fee ) : 12/ 11/ 2016
3. Submission of Final Paper : 22/11/2016 4. Conference : 26/11/2016

For further details:  ORGANISING COMMITTEE
Mr. Utkarsh Yadav, Assistant Professor, Organising Secretary
Dr. Kiran Rai, Dean, Organising Chairperson
Mr. Pranav Raina, Assistant Professor, Organising Secretary
Ms. Neha Kapur, Assistant Professor, Organising Secretary

STUDENT COORDINATORS: Ms. Dify Doyil, Email:; Contact No: 9911645992

Ms. Shefali Shukla, Email:; Contact No:  8447530108
Mr. Rishabh Rathore, Email:; Contact No: 09456917728

Mr. Ashutosh Singh, Email:; Contact No: 09015597144

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