About the University – Himachal Pradesh University was established by an Act of the Legislative Assembly of Himachal Pradesh on 22 July 1970 as a response to the needs and aspirations of the Union Territory, poised for full statehood in the Union of India on 25 January 1971. It is the multi-faculty residential and affiliating university in the State that provides higher education to urban, rural and tribal areas through formal and distant modes.
Details about the event – Since its inception, the Department of Laws, Himachal Pradesh University, has been actively engaged in imparting legal education, training and legal research benefiting students desirous of pursuing their career in law. The Department has a distinction of producing best professionals, statesmen and officers rendering useful service to the nation. Its Alumni include Judges of High Courts, Union Cabinet Ministers, State Cabinet Ministers, Senior Bureaucrats, Police Officers, officers of subordinate judiciary, law officers, civil servants and members of the legal profession. Law graduates from this department are serving all over the country in the lower courts, High Courts and Supreme Court. Therefore, it organises the moot court competition to inculcate mooting skills and impart legal knowledge among the law students.
Who is it for/eligibility – Students enrolled in a full-time or part-time Bachelors’ law programme at the time of the competition are eligible to compete in the Competition. Each College/Law School or University may enter one team ONLY.
Location – Department of Laws, Himachal Pradesh University, Summer Hill, Shimla, Himachal Pradesh (offline mode)
Registration/submission procedure – Registration through form submitted by email (soft copy) and by post (hard copy).
Fee details: The registration fees is Rs. 4500/- It must be paid on/before 28 May 2022.
Prizes : Winner : Rs. 15,000/-
Runner Up : Rs. 10,000/-
Best Speaker : Rs. 5,000/-
Best Memorial : Rs. 5,000/-
There shall be a prize trophy, cash prize and certificate for the Winner, runners up, best memorial, and best mooter. Other awards and prizes may be declared during the prize distribution of the Competition. Certificate of Participation shall be given to all the participants.
Awards from Lawctopus Law School:
100% fee waiver in one of Lawctopus Law School courses for the members of the Winning team (3 coupons). The team has to avail of the offer within 3 months.
50% fee waiver in one of Lawctopus Law School courses for runner up teams. The same should be availed within 3 months.
Deadlines/dates – Last date for registration (soft copy) – 25 May 2022
Last date for registration (hard copy) – 28 May 2022
Last date for seeking of clarification – 23 May 2022
Last date for submission of memorials (soft copy) – 3 June 2022
Last date for submission of memorials (hard copy) – 5 June 2022
Registration form (soft copy) and Soft copy of memorials must be sent to-
Registration form (hard copy ) and memorials (hard copy) must be sent to –
Department of Laws,
Himachal Pradesh University
Summer Hill, Shimla – 171005.
Please specify “Moot Court Committee” at the side of the envelope.
Organising Committee :
Prof. (Dr.) Shiv Kumar Dogra (Convener) – 9417608103
Prof. (Dr.) Umesh Kumar (Co-Convener) – 9418150013
Dr. Shalini Kashmiria (Co-Convener) – 7986441152
Department of Laws, Himachal Pradesh University
Bineet Singh – 8628829824
Sidhi Tiwari – 9990348468
Sarvshresth Dohroo – 9115600314