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professor of law , Vice Chancellor of

Vijender Kumar is Professor of Law and as of November 2014 serves as Vice Chancellor of the National Law University and Judicial Academy, Assam , an autonomous law school in Guwahati, Assam, India.

Background

Kumar, Vijender was born on June 10, 1968 in Saharanpur, Uttar Pradesh, India. Son of Shalvahan Singh and Kalasho Devi.

Education

Bachelor, Bachelor of Laws, Meerut University, Uttar Pradesh, India, 1991. Master of Laws, Kurukshetra University, Haryana, India, 1993. Doctor of Philosophy in Law, Maharshi Dayanand University, Rohtak, Haryana, India, 1996.

Career

With his experience as a legal professional at Bar Council of India, and also as an Academic administrator in Indian legal realm, Kumar is regarded as one of the authorities on the subject of Family law in India. Vijender Kumar received his primary school education in Chhutmalpur, a small village in the Saharanpur District of the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. In the year 2009-10, Kumar received the prestigious Commonwealth Fellowship and visiting professorship at Kings College London, England.

In the February 2013, he was appointed as registrar of the Nalsar University of Law, where he served for more than a year. On 20 October 2014, Kumar assumed charge as Vice Chancellor of the National Law University and Judicial Academy, Assam (NLUJAA) in Guwahati, Assam, India.

Membership

Member of Indian Law Institute (life).

Connections

Married Renu Tomar, January 14, 1969. Children: Vidhi Singh, Harendra Singh.

father:
Shalvahan Singh

mother:
Kalasho Devi

spouse:
Renu Tomar

child:
Vidhi Singh Kumar

child:
Harendra Singh Kumar