About Alumni Association

Hidayatullah National Law University is one of the leading Nationals Law Schools of India. It was established by the Government of Chhattisgarh under the Hidayatullah National University of Law, Chhattisgarh Act (Act No.10 of 2003) in 2003.  The University had been an initiative to uplift the quality of legal education in the newly formed State of Chhattisgarh. Today it is a center of excellence in legal education and research, upholding its motto “Dharma Sansthapanartham” or the establishment of the primacy of Laws. 

The University is named after Hon. Justice Mohammad Hidayatullah, former Chief Justice of India, Vice-President of India and Acting President of India, who was not only an outstanding jurist but also an exceptional human being. The University has inculcated in it the values of Justice Hidayatullah, values of leadership, excellence and integrity.

HNLU has some of the brightest alumni in India, employed with some of the best law firms in this country. Further, HNLU alumnus have gone on to join LL.M (Master of Law) Programme's at the Harvard Law School, New York University, UC Berkeley, Boston University, George Washington University, Oxford University, Cambridge University, Queen Mary University of London, University of Warwick, Goethe University Frankfurt, United Nations Interregional Crime and Justice Research Institute, National University of Singapore, South Asian University and other prestigious Institutions.


The Alumni Association was formed in 2014 to contribute and re-connect with the University.  Through this platform the present students seek to interact with the Alumni, and it also serves as a social network for the alumni themselves.