Prof. Abhirup Das joined Maharashtra National Law University, Nagpur, as an Assistant Professor of Law in July, 2022. Prior to joining MNLU, he has worked as Assistant Professor of Law at Lloyd Law College, Greater Noida; National Law University, Jodhpur and Amity University, Kolkata. He has also worked for the Indian Navy's Thinktank - the National Maritime Foundation.
He graduated from Dr. Ram Manohar Lohiya National Law University, Lucknow in 2014. Thereafter, he completed his 2 years' LL.M. with specialization in Criminal Law and Human Rights Law from the Indian Law Institute, New Delhi, in 2016. Presently, he is pursuing his Ph.D. from the West Bengal National University of Juridical Sciences, Kolkata.
Abhirup's areas of specialisation are Public International Law, Criminal Law, International Humanitarian Law and Human Rights law. His areas of research interest also include Security Studies, International Maritime Law, Terrorism, New Methodologies of Criminalistics and International Relations.