Dr. Sairam Bhat

Professor of Law


Centre Coordinator, Centre for Environmental Law Education, Research and Advocacy (CEERA)


Academic Programmes

B.A., LL.B. (Hons.)

Ph.D. in Law


B.Com (1994) from Mahajan First Grade College , Mysore
LL.B. (1997): J.S.S. Law College, Mysore,
LL.M. (1999) and
Ph.D. (2006) from University of Mysore

Publications and Activities

Editor of Kare Law Journal in 2005 and 2006;
Co-authored Environmental law Handbook for Law Practitioners, CEERA, NLSIU, 2002;
Editor : Law Relating to Business Contracts in India , SAGE India , 2009;
Authored Natural Resources Conservation Law, SAGE India , 2010.
Authored Right to Information, Eastern Book House, Guwahati, 2012

Research and Other Activities

Received ‘Young India Environmental Law Fellowship’ in 2003.
Adjunct Faculty at Golden Gate University , San Francisco , Fall- 2003.
Fulbright Fellowship in 2010
Visiting Researcher at Georgetown University Law Centre.
Linnaeus-Palme Academic Exchange Fellow at the Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden, 2012-13, April 14th – May 4th 2013.