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SUMMER SCHOOL

ABOUT THE SUMMER SCHOOL 2024

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The West Bengal National University of Juridical Sciences (WBNUJS), India and King’s College London, United Kingdom are pleased to launch Summer School 2024 on ‘Financial Regulations and Corporate Law’ from 18th to 29th June, 2024 at WBNUJS Campus, Kolkata,India. This unique initiative aims to provide participants with a comprehensive understanding of the intricate intersections between financial regulations and corporate law, emphasizing the significance of this knowledge for both academic scholarship and future legal practitioners. This Summer School is a unique platform for participants to engage in rigorous academic inquiry, experiential learning, and interdisciplinary dialogue on corporate law and financial regulations topic. By bringing together leading scholars, practitioners, and thought leaders from across the globe, the programme offers unparalleled opportunities for intellectual exchange, professional networking, and skill development.

Course outcome

  • Comprehensive Understanding: Participants will gain a thorough understanding of the intricate intersections between financial regulations and corporate law, enabling them to navigate complex legal landscapes.
  • Enhanced Analytical Skills: Through interactive sessions, case studies, and simulations, participants will develop critical thinking and analytical skills to address real-world challenges in corporate governance and regulatory compliance.
  • Practical Insights: The programme provides practical insights into corporate transactions, regulatory enforcement actions, and dispute resolution mechanisms, equipping participants with the tools to tackle practical legal issues effectively.
  • Global Perspectives: By engaging with a diverse faculty and participating in interdisciplinary dialogue, participants will gain global perspectives on corporate law and financial regulations enriching their understanding of international legal frameworks and practices, especially in the USA and EU.
  • Professional Networking: Participants will have the opportunity to network with leading scholars, practitioners, and experts from this domain, expanding their professional network and fostering collaboration opportunities within the legal community.

Key highlights

  • Esteemed Faculty: The programme features a distinguished faculty comprising experts from King’s College London, WBNUJS, renowned academicians across the globe and seasoned practitioners, offering participants unparalleled access to expertise and mentorship.
  • Rigorous Academic Program: Participants will engage in rigorous academic inquiry through lectures, workshops, panel discussions, and practical experiences, fostering intellectual curiosity and academic excellence.
  • Experiential Learning: The curriculum incorporates experiential learning components, including interactions with leading law firms, providing participants with hands-on experience and practical insights into corporate law and financial regulations.
  • Transformative Experience: The programme offers a transformative learning experience, empowering participants to deepen their expertise, broaden their perspectives, and excel in the dynamic field of corporate law and financial regulations.

Course structure

The West Bengal National University of Juridical Sciences, Kolkata & King’s College London: Summer School on Financial Regulations and Corporate Law offers a transformative learning experience for participants seeking to deepen their understanding of these critical legal practice areas. This program equips participants with the knowledge, skills, and perspectives necessary to navigate the complexities of corporate governance, regulatory compliance, and financial markets by combining academic rigor with practical relevance.

The programme will be held between 18th to 29th June, structured into 6-hour sessions each day. The curriculum will encompass diverse teaching methodologies, including lectures, workshops and panel discussions. Each day will be dedicated to exploring specific themes and topics relevant to corporate law and financial regulations, focusing on fostering critical thinking, analytical skills, and practical insights. Participants can expect to engage in interactive sessions, case studies, and simulations designed to enhance their understanding of complex legal concepts and their application in real-world scenarios. Join us for an intellectually stimulating journey that promises to broaden your horizons, expand your professional network, and empower you to excel in the dynamic field of corporate law and financial regulations.

APPLICATION ELIGIBILITY

Students, Researchers, Faculty, Working Professionals and others interested in Financial Regulations and Corporate Law are all welcome at the Summer School 2024.

 Who may apply –

  • Students (Pursuing undergraduate or Postgraduate Degrees in Law, Commerce, Management, Financial Regulations and other allied areas from a recognized University)
  • Researchers
  • Faculty
  • Working Professionals

We encourage applications from diverse nationalities, educational, cultural, age, gender, and professional backgrounds.

FEES

  • 40,000 + 18% GST (Includes accommodation, three meals and substantial course material )
  • 30,000 + 18 % GST (Includes lunch, substantial course material. Does not include accommodation )

Payment process

For Indian National Applicants :

In order to complete the payment process, the applicants will have to pay it through SBI Collect Link All participants are requested to follow the Instructions for making the payment through SBI Collect-

  • Access https://www.onlinesbi.sbi/sbicollect/icollecthome.htm
  • Select Type of Category as ‘EducationalInstitutions’
  • Select the Institutions Name as ‘The West Bengal National University of Juridical Sciences’
  • Select the Payment Category as ‘Summer Research Programme’.

For Non-Indian National Applicants :
Email your interest of application on summerschool@nujs.edu, the bank details of the university shall be shared with you, where the payment can be processed.

NOTE :

  • Accommodation is on twin-sharing basis, in WBNUJS Campus.
  • All participants will be expected to bear their transport costs.
  • Reading material like scholarly articles, Judgements, other necessary documents related to the course shall be distributed or emailed, as directed by the session lecturer

VISA INFORMATION

A formal letter of acceptance for the summer school 2024 shall be issued for the Foreign National selected students, upon completion of payment and other registration requisites.
For any other visa information or assistance, please write to summerschool@nujs.edu

Name of the Hotel Distance from University Approximate Tariff
ITC Sonar, Near Science City
1.5 km
Rs. 10,000-12,000/night
Hyatt Regency
1 km
Rs. 10,000-12,000/night
JW Marriott
0.5 km
Rs. 10,000-12,000/night
De Sovrani, Near City Centre 1, Salt lake
3 km
Rs. 5,000-6,000/night
The Sonnet, Near City Centre 1, Salt lake
3 km
Rs. 6,000-7,000/night
Golden Tulip, Near City Centre 1, Saltlake
3 km
Rs. 5,000-6,000/night
The Pearl Hotel Opposite of Salt Lake Stadium
0.5 km
Rs. 2,500-3,000/night

COURSE ASSESSMENT & CERTIFICATION

Article : The participants shall be required to write an article, that shall illustrate the analysis of a topic, chosen by them on “Financial Regulations and Corporate Law”. The WBNUJS library access, consultation with the Faculty from both the Universities, i.e. King’s College London and The West Bengal National University of Juridical Sciences, taking sessions in the Summer School shall also be available.

Problem Based Questionnaire : The participants shall be receiving problem-based questionnaire on the topics related to the course, that shall equip the participants with analytical, conceptual bedrock of knowledge on the topic.

Presentation : The participants shall be required present their above-mentioned article.

Class Participation and Interaction : There shall be extensive discussion and interaction in each session, in which the participants shall be expected to participate.

Mode of Attending : The summer school is held in person and no request for online/hybrid mode will be accommodated.

75% Attendance in the Summer School shall be mandatory for receiving the Summer School Completion Certificate.

DATES

Application Deadline: 30th May, 2024
Summer School 2024: 18th – 29th June, 2024

For assistance or Information

Email : summerschool@nujs.edu
Contact : Mr. Nirbendu Banerjee + 91 7001393010 (University Research Fellow, WBNUJS)