Madhusudan Law College, Cuttack, a Constituent College of Utkal University, Bhubaneswar, named after late Utkal Gaurab Madhusudan Das, is one of the oldest and premier Law College in the State of Odisha as well as India. In the era of globalization this premier institution is catering the needs of hundreds and thousands aspiring quality legal education not only from its own State but across the whole Country.
At a time when the Country is witnessing the opening of many National Law Universities in various States of the Country with high fee structures and tall promises, this highly esteemed institution is facing this challenge and fulfilling all its responsibilities and obligations towards the society and nation by producing highly skilled social engineers with a deep sense of social and moral responsibility at a very moderate and affordable fee burden upon them.
History of the College can reveal that this College has the proud privilege of serving the society during the pre-independence era with its head high and continuing to do so even today. This college has to its glory by producing many eminent legal personalities. The alumni of this Institution have adourned the Chair of the Chief Justice of Supreme Court of India as well as the judges of the Apex Court. It has the proud privilege of producing many High Court Chief Justice as well as the Judges of many Hon’ble High Court of this Country. This College has the reputation of producing many eminent academicians and lawyers of high repute. Its contribution in the field of lawmakers and executive side is also none the less.
Imparting legal education in a state where majority of the people are hailing from socially and economically weaker section of the society, providing them the tool of bringing social justice is our aim and responsibility. It is to our satisfaction that we are fulfilling this social responsibility with the help of our dedicated and hardworking faculty members of this college.
On the basis of the academic excellence, achievements made by our students in the past and present, this institution has been ranked 13th amongst the Best Law Colleges of India, by the Legal Service India, in the year 2013. Achievements made by our students at various National and State Level Competitions have been recognized and got laurels from all sector. It is our endeavour to take this institution miles ahead not only by producing skilled professionals but producing skilled professionals with sound character. As Mahatma Gandhi once said – “Literary education is of no value, if it is not able to build up a sound character”
Our Vision –
1. The broad visions of this institution are to produce legal brains having the ideals of Utkal Gaurab Madhusudan Das, The Great Legendary.
2. Having an infused idea of social responsibility
3. Having a thoughts for social justice
4. Having sound character, knowledge and thoughts for Nation.