About the School

The School of Law (SoL) stands as one of Northern India's rapidly growing law schools, committed to delivering exceptional legal education with an interdisciplinary approach. It emphasises the convergence of law with social science, humanities, and management studies within its curriculum, ensuring a blend of theoretical depth and practical applicability.

Our core philosophy centres around providing a safe and conducive environment where students can excel academically, socially, and intellectually. The curriculum is meticulously designed to uphold high standards of legal education, integrating extracurricular activities and fostering intellectual welfare to mould each student into an esteemed member of society and a proficient legal professional.

SoL is dedicated to preparing students for esteemed careers by nurturing their character, instilling a humanistic approach, honing entrepreneurial skills, fostering innovation, and maintaining an unwavering focus on academic excellence among our aspiring lawyers.

Our emphasis on learning, creativity, and innovation stems from the firm belief that our students possess the potential for remarkable success. Moreover, the School provides an environment that equips them for meaningful lives and careers, broadening their perspectives while shaping their character.

The School of Law aims to:

  • Advance and disseminate legal knowledge while nurturing their role in nation-building.
  • Advocate legal knowledge and the legal process as potent tools for social transformation.
  • Instil in students a sense of responsibility to serve society in the legal realm by honing skills in advocacy, legal service, legislation, law reforms, and similar domains.


Dr Ashish Verma is a distinguished Professor and currently serves as the Dean at the School of Law at IMS Unison University, Dehradun. With a rich academic background, he previously held the position of Professor and Associate Dean at the School of Law and Justice at Adamas University, Kolkata. His tenure also includes serving as an Associate Professor at UPES and heading the Department of Law and Social Sciences at the School of Law, University of Petroleum & Energy Studies, Dehradun.
Dr Verma's expertise extends to various domains, as evidenced by his accomplished endeavours. He completed a one-week Industry Attachment program with the Central Electricity Regulatory Commission, New Delhi. Furthermore, he successfully concluded a project on Gender Budgeting for the government of Uttarakhand.
His eminence as an academician and industry trainer is evident through his invitations as a resource person to numerous seminars, conferences, workshops, and Faculty Development Programs. He has contributed significantly to the training sessions of industry professionals from renowned organisations like HPCL, IOCL, and others, delivering lectures on Energy Laws and Environmental Laws.
Dr. Verma boasts expertise in dispute resolution and holds credentials as a Trained Mediator through international training. Beyond academia, he served as a Member of the University Societal Interventions Team from 2017 to 2021. As part of this initiative, he worked towards the capability development of prison inmates at the Dehradun Central Jail, providing training and enriching library resources to facilitate their rehabilitation upon completing their sentences.


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