April 15, 2024


Future Depends on What You Do

Seattle University College of Regulation associates with O.P. Jindal World-wide College to present worldwide options to regulation students

SONIPAT: Dean Anthony Varona, Seattle University College of Regulation, and Vice-Chancellor Professor C. Raj Kumar, O.P. Jindal Worldwide University (JGU), signed two vital agreements creating new possibilities for legislation college students in India and the United States to go after a worldwide training.

As for each the MoU signed in between the universities, students of JGLS will have alternatives to pursue an LLM diploma at Seattle University University of Legislation even though they complete their final calendar year at JGLS with concentrations in American Authorized Scientific studies or in Technological know-how, Innovation, and Entrepreneurship.

As section of the educational credit procedure, the programme also delivers chances to work with Seattle-based mostly employers, including multi-countrywide organizations (which include Amazon, Microsoft, and Boeing), intercontinental tribunals, and governing administration companies. Students from India will have the prospect to review with entire world-course professors and gain real work experience to turn into globally qualified lawyers.

Reciprocally, college students at Seattle College College of Law will have the prospect to take part in an India Immersion Programme in March 2023, which consists of lectures, workshops, examine excursions to authorized and other community establishments, and cultural visits. Institutional leaders from Seattle University Faculty of Legislation and JGU welcomed the partnership as an progression towards building a lawful community with world wide imaginations and spirit.

Emphasising the need for garnering world imagination in an more and more integrated globe, Professor Anthony E. Varona, Dean, Seattle University School of Law, noticed, “As extra legal operate transcends national borders,
legal professionals with significant world-wide awareness and encounter will be in substantial need. Students of the two JGU and Seattle College School of Law will gain from these programmes, which in flip will supply meaningful ways to learn about international lawful units, norms, and traditions.”

Professor (Dr.) C. Raj Kumar, Founding Vice Chancellor of JGU and Founding Dean of JGLS, remarked that, “This partnership will assistance learners establish a robust basis in tutorial fundamentals and at the very same time supply
the demanded abilities and information required to contend in a global market. I am sure that partnerships like this one will assistance develop youthful specialists who are completely ready to take up world wide difficulties. JGU has usually been pushed by world-wide ambitions, aiming to partake in India’s development to the centre-stage of world
happenings. I am delighted that we have taken still yet another move in that route.”

Seattle University School of Regulation has robust connections to India and the review of its authorized technique.

Affiliate Professor of Regulation Sital Kalantry, whose scholarship focuses on India, established the India Centre for Regulation and Justice, which functions with regulation schools in India to promote legal schooling and mentor rising regulation students. It also encourages engagement with India among the pupils at Seattle University College of Regulation.

In her further position as Affiliate Dean for Worldwide and Graduate Programmes, she has been working to create legal schooling programmes particularly for global students. Prof. Kalantry has been affiliated with JGU considering the fact that its inception in 2009.

Drawing on her association with JGU for extra than a ten years, Prof. Sital Kalantry, Faculty Director, India Centre for Legislation and Justice, Seattle University College of Legislation noticed that “JGU is now the number one private
university in India, and our regulation university is thrilled to work with such an outstanding institution. We seem ahead to furnishing an exciting finding out encounter to the students from India in just one of the most enjoyable and impressive metropolitan areas in the globe, substantially including to their capabilities and positively shaping their law professions.”

On this distinctive occasion, Professor (Dr.) Sreejith S.G., Government Dean, JGLS, reiterated the international ambitions of JGU and observed, “For a law faculty like JGLS, which is deeply committed to impart global lawful education and learning, worldwide collaborations are aspect of its evolution and expansion. As a result of global
collaborations, the school results in spaces of ‘interculturality’ for giving world-wide knowledge to its learners.”

The beneficiary of the collaborations would be Jindal World-wide Law School (JGLS), which has been ranked 70th globally and 1st in India by the QS Planet College Rankings by Topic, 2022.

Seattle College is the largest unbiased college in the Pacific Northwest, and its legal producing programme ranks #6 in the US Information and Earth Report and clinical programme in the leading 30.