Mr. Soubhagya Sundar Nanda has completed his Bachelor’s Degree in law (B.A.LL.B (Hons.) from Madhusudan Law College, Cuttack and Master’s Degree in law (LL.M.) from National Law School of India University, Bangalore with Human Rights as his area of specialisation. After completing his Bachelor’s degree in law, Mr. Nanda enrolled with the Odisha State Bar Council and practiced in the High Court of Orissa. He holds the distinction of securing 6th rank in the state of Odisha in his higher secondary examination conducted by Council of Higher Secondary Education, Odisha.
He joined National Law University Odisha as a Research Associate in the Indian Council of Social Science Research (ICSSR) project titled ‘Exploring Changing Dynamics of Children’s Laws in India in the Post-Liberalisation era.’ His interest areas include Constitutional law and Human Rights.
Mr. Soubhagya Sundar Nanda enjoys singing and playing golf, lawn tennis and table tennis.
LL.M. (National Law School of India University, Bangalore) 2017
LL.B. (Madhusudan Law College, Cuttack, Utkal University) 2011
Mr. Soubhagya Sundar Nanda has worked as a Research Associate for the Indian Council of Social Science Research project titled ‘Exploring Changing Dynamics of Children’s laws in India in the Post-Liberalisation era’ under the Centre for Child Rights, National Law University Odisha.
Completed a course conducted by the Centre For United Nations on Rio +23 Program, World Humanitarian Summit in 2016.
Participated in the Second Regional Workshop on Professional Development Programme for Advocates organised at Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology (KIIT) University, Bhubaneswar along with Menon Institute of Legal Advocacy Training (MILAT), Bar Council of India (BCI), Bar Council of India Trust (BCIT) and Bar Association of India (BAI) from 23rd March to 25th, 2012.
Participated in the sixth summer course on international law organised by the Indian Society of International Law (ISIL), held at New Delhi, India, from 18th to 29th June, 2007.
Participated in the National Seminar on “Current Issues in Law” organised by the Bar Council of India from 27th to 28th February, 2010, Bhubaneswar, Odisha.
Participated in the 4th Annual Seminar on “Evolvement of IPR’s and its Management” at Ahmedabad, India on 9th and 10th February, 2008.
Participated in the National Level Conference on “Capital Punishment: A Criminological Anachronism or Modern Day Necessity” on 11th and 12th March 2007 at Dhenkanal Law College, Odisha.
Participated in International Rotary Youth Leadership Awards – 2006 organised by Rotary Club of Damanjodi, Rotary International District 3260 at Damanjodi, Koraput, Odisha, India from 23rd to 30th May, 2006.
Adjudged as the Best Mooter in the Inter-Semester Moot Court Competition 2007-2008 organised by Madhusudan Law College, Cuttack, Odisha.
Winner of Inter-Semester Moot Court Competition 2007-2008 organised by Madhusudan Law College, Cuttack, Odisha.
Awarded Third Position in All Odisha Inter Law College Moot Court Competition organised by Bhubaneswar Bar Association, Bhubaneswar, Odisha.
Awarded second position in the Inter-Semester English Debate Competition held at Madhusudan Law College, Cuttack Odisha on 29th September, 2007.
Awarded Second position in the Inter-Semester Song competition held at Madhusudan Law College, Cuttack Odisha on 14th March, 2008.
Recipient of the ‘Best Cadet and Best in Drill’ award in the Annual Training Camp of the 1 (O) Bn NCC, Cuttack held at UN College of Science and Technology, Adaspur, Odisha from 25th May to 5th June, 2005.
Bagged the award for “Longest Drive” in the 2nd All Orissa Invitation Golf Tournament at Paradip Golf Club, Paradip Port, Odisha.
Attended the All India Trekking Expedition at Saputara, Gujarat as a cadet of the National Cadet Corps (1st (O) Bn NCC from 15th September, 2003 to 28th September, 2003.
Represented District (Jagatsinghpur Circle, Odisha) in the State Schools Winter Games 2002 in Table Tennis on 23rd November, 2002 at Koraput.