Dr. Manoj Kumar Sharma

Associate Professor of Law


Dr. Manoj Kumar Sharma is an Associate Professor of Law at Maharashtra National Law University (MNLU), Nagpur. Before joining MNLU, he served Rajiv Gandhi National University of Law, Punjab from 2012-2021. Previously, he worked as a Lecturer in Law in Department of Law, Guru Nanak Dev University, Regional Campus, Jalandhar and St. Soldier Institute of Law. He pursued his graduation in Commerce, LL.B., and LL.M. from Guru Nanak Dev University. He was awarded certificate of merit for securing second position in Guru Nanak Dev University in LL.B. He has undertaken his Ph.D. on ‘Centre-State Financial Relations: An Analytical Study’.


He has drafted new and innovative course curriculum at RGNUL and displayed new teaching techniques in teaching procedural laws. He has successfully guided Ph.D. candidate and more than 20 LL.M. dissertations. He has been appointed visiting faculty at Indian Institute of Management, Ranchi for 2019-20. He is invited to deliver lectureson Procedural laws to aspirants of judicial services by IAS Training Centre, Panjab University, Chandigarh and; IAS Training Centre, Punjabi University, Patiala.


He has Authored and Published a Book on Fiscal Federalism and Indian Constitution. He has edited books on Minorities and Law in India: Issues and Challenges;Menace of Corruption and Black Money in India: Issues and Perspectives and; An Introduction to Teaching Methods in Higher Education.He has authored more than 27 papers in reputed journals and edited books. He has also contributed towards development of four quadrant e-Modules/Chapters in UGC ePGPathshala – An MHRD Project under its National Mission on Education and MOOCs. He has contributed 22 chapters to UGC ePG-Pathshala and MOOCs.


Dr. Manoj has also organized national and international conferences and workshops. He has presented research papers in eight international conferences and 32 national and regional seminars/conferences. He has also chaired sessions in 17 national and international seminars and conferences and adjudged 25 moot court and other competitions.