National Conference on 75 Years of the Supreme Court of India on April 21, 2024

The Centre for Research in Governance, Institutions, and Public Policy [“CRGIPP”] at National Law University, Jodhpur is organising the “National Conference on 75 Years of the Supreme Court of India” on April 21, 2024 at the NLUJ Campus to celebrate the remarkable journey of the Supreme Court of India as it completes 75 years of service to the nation.

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About the University

National Law University, Jodhpur [“NLUJ”], is a premier institution for legal education and research. Established with the aim of fostering excellence in the field of law, NLUJ is renowned for its rigorous academic programs, distinguished faculty, and vibrant student community. With state-of-the-art facilities, innovative teaching methodologies, and a commitment to promoting social justice and legal awareness.

About the Centre

The Centre for Research on Governance and Public Policy, National Law University, Jodhpur [“CRGIPP”] is a Centre established with the aim of facilitating collaborative research initiatives to address complex societal challenges. CRGIPP envisions this conference as a platform to come together and engage in meaningful discussions, share insights, and critically analyse the role of the Courts in shaping India’s legal landscape. Through this conference, we aim to foster a deeper understanding of the Court’s significance and its enduring legacy.

About the Event

CRGIPP is organising a one-day conference in light of the Honourable Supreme Court of India completing 75 years of its institution. The Conference would comprise key note address from Justice B. V. Nagarathna, Honourable Judge, Supreme Court of India and valedictory address by Justice Madan B. Lokur, Honourable Judge, Supreme Court of Fiji & Former Judge, Supreme Court of India along with sessions by learned scholars and our notable alumni working in the domain. Further, the event would commence with a welcome address by the Chief Justice of Rajasthan High Court and Chancellor, National Law University, Jodhpur, Honourable Mr. Justice M. M. Shrivastava.

The Conference aims to celebrate the legacy of one of the strongest pillars of democracy and provide a forum for robust discussions on various aspects such as the engagement of courts with comparative law, the role of courts in safeguarding and promoting the right to education, multifaceted interactions between the Indian Constitution and various institutions, including the legislature, executive, civil society, and the media, the relevancy of constitutional morality and so on. Our esteemed guest, during their address, will also delve upon the areas like constitutional morality and its jurisprudential nuances.  Further, there will be discussions on role of the Supreme Court in safeguarding our federal structure.

Themes of the Lectures

  • Key Note Address by Hon’ble Mrs. Justice B V Nagarathna onIndian Supreme Court: A journey of 75 years”
  • Valedictory Address by Hon’ble Mr. Justice Madan B. Lokur onHow Relevant is Constitutional Morality?”
  • Dr. Arghya Sengupta onSupreme Court and Indian Federalism: Bommai & In Re: Article 370”
  • Dr. Anurag Bhaskar onSupreme Court and the Right to Education”
  • Mr. Rajesh Ranjan onConstitution Beyond Court”
  • Mr. Ravi Parmar on “Supreme Court’s Engagement with Comparative Law”

Important Deadlines

  1. Date of the Event: April 21, 2024 (Sunday)
  2. Last Date for Registration: April 16, 2024 (Tuesday)


We extend a warm invitation to the students, faculties, and research scholars of esteemed institutions as well as legal practitioners to register for the Conference.

Registration Fee

All participants have to pay a registration fee of ₹250/-.

Certificate of Participation: All attendees will receive a Certificate of Participation upon successful completion of the training.


Please Note: Accommodation will not be provided by the University.

For more details, refer to the brochure here.

For any further queries, please contact:

Mr. Bhuvnesh Kumar (Convenor) [Phone No: +91-9887497468]

Ms. Nandini Arya (Convenor) [Phone No: +91-8754530469]

Mr. Jayam Jha (Convenor) [Phone No: +91-8969730696]