Faculty - School of Law

Saksham Pradyot

Assistant Professor

  • PhD in Media Laws, University of Petroleum & Energy Studies, Pursuing
  • LLM (Constitutional & Administrative Laws), Uttarakhand Technical University, 2018
  • BBA LLB (Corporate Laws), University of Petroleum & Energy Studies, 2015

Career Graph:

  • 2015 to 2022- Legal Practitioner at various Courts of Uttarakhand.
  • January 2018 – May 2022- Visiting Faculty of Law at various Law & Business Schools.

Recent Publications :

  • Presented a paper titled Medical Negligence in India at the 2nd International Conference organised by the Galgotias University published in the Lex Et Societatis (ISBN 978-93-87910-06-5)

Professional Memberships/Fellowships/Awards:

  • Bar Council of India
  • Bar Council of Uttarakhand
  • Bar Association of Dehradun
  • Yi- Uttarakhand Chapter

Honours and Achievements:

  • Completed Two Week Faculty Development Program on Advance Learning & Teaching at School of Law, UPES, Dehradun from 18th July to 29th July 2022.
  • Completed One Week Faculty Development ToT Program on Disaster Management, organised by National Institute of Disaster Management, Ministry of Home Affairs, Govt. of India in collaboration with UPES, Dehradun & Uttarakhand State Disaster Management Authority from 22nd November to 26th November 2022.
  • Attended webinar on Upgrading Research Planning and Academic Writing Skills using Scopus, Science Direct and Mendeley, 2020 organised by School of Business, University of Petroleum and Energy Studies, Dehradun, Uttarakhand
  • Attended an International Webinar on “Impact of Covid-19 on Research and Academic Activities” organised in collaboration by the Government P.G. College, New Tehri, Uttarakhand and Hemwati Nandan Bahuguna Garhwal University, S.R.T. Campus, Tehri from June 19 to 20, 2020.
  • Participated in the 2nd Doctoral Colloquium, 2019 organised by the University of Petroleum and Energy Studies and presented a Research paper titled “Rights of Media under Indian Constitutional Regime including Censorship and Cinematography”.
  • Invited as Guest Speaker at the SDM Government P.G. College Doiwala, Uttarakhand to address students on Cyber Law, 2016
  • 1st in National Moot Court Competition organised by Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi.
  • Published an article “Disaster That Left Us Thinking” on Kedarnath tragedy in Garhwal Post.

Research interests

  • Constitutional Philosophy
  • Media Laws
  • Sports Laws
  • Casteism in India