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Dr. Mita Poddar , Professor & Dean at the School of Legal Studies(SOLS), K.R. Mangalam University has extensive Knowledge and experience in the field of teaching and Administration in various educational Institutions including Central University, National Law University and Management Institutes. Apart from teaching various law subjects she has also experience in organising various academic programmes including special lecture by Foreign Delegates, International and National Seminars, Teacher’s Training programmes and Court visit programmes etc. She has been invited as a speaker in the International Conference in Foreign Country and also as a Resource person in UGC Refresher Courses. She has designed new course curriculum in various Educational Institutions. She also has twelve publications as a single author.


She obtained B.A., LL. B., LL. M., Ph.D. from North Bengal University, Raja Rammohunpur, District Darjeeling. Pursuing LL. D. from West Bengal National University of Juridical Sciences, Kolkata.

Work Experience

Teaching Experience : She has 12 years of teaching experience including administrative experience also.
State Labour Institute :

  • Teaching experience in the State Labour Institute, Government of West Bengal in the Course of Personnel Management. The subjects taught was Labour & Industrial Laws in the year 2002-2003
  • Department of Tea Management University of North Bengal :

  • Teaching experience in the course of Postgraduate Diploma in Tea Management in the Department of Tea Management, University of North Bengal. The subjects taught was Labour & Industrial Laws in the year 2004.

    At Central University Level:

    Head & In-charge of Law Department at Central University:
    Department Coordinator of the Department of Law, Sikkim University in 2010
    Warden Of Sikkim University Girls Hostel
    National Law University level: Assistant Professor of Law. Organised special lecture programmes. Participated as a Resource person in UGC Refresher Course conducted by UGC Human Resource Development Centre in Ranchi University.
    At College Level Administration :
    Secretary, Teachers Council :

  • She was elected as the Secretary of Teachers Council in Balurghat Law College in the year 2005.
  • Lecturer- in- Charge :

  • She became Lecturer- in- Charge of Balurghat Law College in the year 2006.
  • University Examination Level :

  • Paper Setter cum Examiner in the University of North Bengal in the year 2004 as well as the Paper Setter of the University of Gour Banga in the year 2009 and Paper setter cum examiner and observer in the Central University examinations.
  • Committee Level :

  • Committee works at central University level: She worked for Recruitment Rules Committee, Basic facility for Women’s committee, Gender Sensitization Unit, University/College Affiliation Rules Committee, Library verification committee. At college level also she was Convener of Magazine Committee in Balurghat Law College.
  • District Legal Services Authorities Level :

  • She was nominated the Judge of LokAdalat for the disposal of various cases in the District if DakshinDinajpur as nominated by the Chairman of District Legal Services Authority.
  • Interest Area(s)

    Human Rights and International Law, Corporate Law and Environmental Law.

    Research Project Experience

    She Worked as Project Investigator for the Research Project entitled “ The Integrating Support Services with the Family Courts in the State of Sikkim” in center for Women Studies, University of North Bengal in the year 2004.


    Publications by Dr. Mita Poddar as a single Author : Articles published in UGC Approved International and National journals:

  • Political violence and Human Rights issues published in the Indian Journal of Law and Justice IJIL, NBU 2012
  • International Human Rights System To Protect And Promote The Human Rights Of Women A Reference To Domestic Legal System In India published in the International Journal of Interdisciplinary Studies and Research ISSN: 2349-820X / 2015 (Vol-2/No-2)
  • The Process of Social Exclusion and Inclusion A Legal Perspective published in International Journal of Technology Research and Management (IJTRM) ISSN(online):2348-9006(International Journal) http://ijtrm.com/MainIssuePage.aspx?vol=3&issue=2
  • Judicial Activism: A Reference To The Contributions By Justice V.r. Krishna Iyer In India published in Global Journal for Legal Studies / Vol.–4, No.–1, 2015 / ISSN-2277-7296
  • The Environment Protection And Human Rights Issues In India published in Society and Politics, ISSN: 2248-9479 July-December 2015/Vol-5/No-2
  • A study on the Law relating to Public Health and Bioterrorism with special reference to Public Health (prevention, control and management of epidemics, bioterrorism and disasters) Bill, 2017 published in the International Journal of Law, Volume 3; Issue 5; September 2017; Page No. 124-127, ISSN: 2455-2194, Impact Factor: RJIF 5.12
  • A study on the importance of sports education and the provisions of the national sports university bill, 2017 published in International Journal of Academic Research and Development ISSN: 2455-4197 Impact Factor: RJIF 5.22, Volume 2; Issue 5; September 2017; Page No. 827-830
  • A legal analysis of the proposed legislation on the civil aspects of the international child abduction bill, 2016 in India. Published in Journal of Advanced Research and Development, ISSN: 2455-4030, Impact Factor: RJIF 5.24,Volume 2; Issue 5; September 2017; Page No. 705-707.
  • A study on the issues related to mental health with special reference to the Mental Health Care Act, 2017 in India, published in International Journal of Advanced Educational Research, ISSN: 2455-6157, Impact Factor: RJIF 5.12, Volume 2; Issue 5; September 2017; Page No. 303-305
  • Environmental justice through the interpretation of article 21 of the constitution of India, published in National Journal of Multidisciplinary Research and Development, ISSN: 2455-9040 Impact Factor: RJIF 5.22, Volume 2; Issue 3; September 2017; Page No. 193-195
  • Expanding scope of article 12 of the constitution of India and recent developments published in International Journal of Law, ISSN: 2455-2194, Impact Factor: RJIF 5.12, Volume 3; Issue 6; November 2017; Page No. 10-13
  • A Study on the Origin and Definition of the State with Special Reference to the Constitution of India and the Judicial Interpretation of the Expression other Authorities, International Journal of Technology Research and Management, ISSN (Online): 2348-9006, Vol 4 Issue 10 October 2017.
  • Achievements/Seminars /Conferences/Radio Speech

  • Invited Speaker in the International Conference in Taiwan: Topic – The Human Rights System to protect and promote the women’s rights : A reference to Domestic Legal System in India.
  • UGC & ICSSR Sponsored National Seminar in Sikkim University : “Right to Clean Environment as Human Right”.
  • UGC National Seminar in North Bengal University : “Role of Judiciary to achieve social Justice in India”.
  • Seminar of University of North Bengal Department of Law : “Moot Court”.
  • UGC National Seminar : “Legal Education and the Challenges of Globalisation”.
  • Regional Level Symposiumat NBU: Enrolment of an advocate, right to practice and all India Bar Examination”.
  • UGC National Seminar in BHU: “Legal Issues on Human Cloning”.
  • National seminar in NUSRL, Ranchi : “Corruption and Social Problems in India”
  • National seminar in NUSRL, Ranchi: “ Tribal rights”
  • National Workshop on Research methodology
  • Workshop/ Training attended:
  • Workshop in Research Methodology in Social Sciences organised by ICSSR & Sikkim University.
  • State Level Workshop on “The Emerging Areas of Higher Education in the Context of Globalisation”. Midnapore College Midnapore, West Bengal.
  • Ranchi University short term course on Research Methodology
  • NUSRL Ranchi faculty development programme
  • ICRC Teachers Training Programme
  • AcademicProgrammes Organised:
  • Organised International Committee of the Red Cross & Sikkim University Teachers Training Programme on “ International Humanitarian Law”.
  • Organised UGC & ICSSR sponsored National Seminar on “Environment security and Human Rights Issues”.
  • Organised Special Lecture Programmes by Foreign Delegates from Germany, Freiburg University, Xiamen Academy, China & Kathmandu, Nepal.
  • Organised Winter Sojourn on Border Project – “understanding border in Indo Nepal & India Bangladesh Border”.
  • Organised Winter study tour on “Migrant workers in Airport Construction area, Sikkim & Darjeeling”.
  • Organised Court Visit programme & Moot Court.
  • Organised Seminar on “ Customary Laws of North East India & Bhutan”.
  • Organised two Special lecture programmes on Labour and Industrial law organised at NUSRL, Ranchi
  • Programme in All India Radio:
  • Her Radio Speech was broadcasted on “Women’s Rights in India” in All India Radio Station Gangtok in 2010.
  • Post Doctoral Research Experience:
  • Studying LL.D. in West Bengal National University of Juridical Sciences, Kolkata.
  • Foreign Country Visit:
  • She visited Taiwan as an invited Speaker in the International Conference in Taiwan.
  • Visit to Nepal:
  • Visited Nepal for field research work on Border project.
  • Resource Person
  • She has been invited as a resourse person in UGC Refresher Course at Ranchi University.
  • Membership of learned bodies:
  • She is a Life member of IIPA Delhi.