Prof. Ananyo Mitra

Assistant Dean, Research

Mr. Ananyo Mitra is with IFIM Law School since July, 2019. He has completed his LL.M degree in Public International Law from Queen Mary, University of London (Batch of 2018) and his BBA. LLB from School of Law, KIIT University (Batch of 2017). He has worked and interned in reputed research organizations, PSUs and law firms such as Indian Law Institute, The Indian Society of International Law (ISIL), Asian African Legal Consultative Organization (AALCO), Coal India Ltd. & Fox & Mandal, Solicitors & Advocates, to name a few. He has a flair for writing, and has published articles and chapters in various legal journals and books and teaches the course Research Incubation to promulgate academic research among students at the law school. He is the Faculty Coordinator of the IFIM Moot Court Committee and the Faculty Head of The Centre of Excellence for International Law (CEIL).

Educational Qualification:
- Master of Laws (LL.M) in Public International Law (Class of 2018) from Queen Mary University of London, England, United Kingdom
- BBA.LLB with Honours in International Law (2012-2017) from School of Law, KIIT University, Bhubaneswar, India
- Graduate Diploma on “Intellectual Property – Law & Management” from Gujarat National Law University, Gandhinagar, Gujarat, India

Subjects Taught:
Public International Law, Law of Torts, Jurisprudence, Labour Law, Business Environment

Research Interest:
International Law, Environmental Law, International Humanitarian Law, Law of Treaties, Law of Crimes, Law of the Seas, Air & Space Law, Human Rights

Asian-African Legal Consultative Organization (AALCO)
Fox & Mandal, Solicitors & Advocates, Kolkata, West Bengal, India
The Indian Society of International Law, New Delhi, India
Indian Law Institute, New Delhi, India
Coal India Ltd, Kolkata, West Bengal, India


  • Associate Editor, KIIT Student Law Review (KSLR), School of Law, KIIT University (2015-2017)
  • Wrote an Essay for the Surana and Surana International Essay Competition on Criminal Law, titled “Quest for International Criminal Justice in Tibet: A Schism between Mirage and Plausibility” (2016)
  • Organizer, “Workshop on International Humanitarian Law in collaboration with International Red Cross Committee & Odisha State Bar Council” (School of Law, KIIT University, 20th to 22nd February, 2015)
  • Participant at the three day “Workshop on International Humanitarian Law in collaboration with International Red Cross Committee & Odisha State Bar Council” (School of Law, KIIT University, 20th to 22nd February 2015)
  • Participant at the “Surana & Surana National Corporate Law Moot Court Competition” (JSS Law College, Mysore – April, 2014)
  • Participant at the seminar “Meeting Challenges of Commercial Litigation” (School of Law, KIIT University, 30th March, 2014)
  • Participant of the 2014 International Essay Contest for Young People organized by GOI Peace Foundation and UNESCO in Tokyo, Japan (2014)
  • Participant at the workshop of the 1st KIIT Center of International Arbitration presided over by Prof. J. Martin Hunter and Mr. Paul Bowden of Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer,.(School of Law, KIIT University, 9th to 14th November, 2013)
  • Awarded a Certificate of Honor by National Institute of Securities Markets (NISM) in a course on Financial Literacy Program (2011)


  • Article tiltled “Legal Implications and Challenges of Air Pollution” published in LexForti Legal Journal, ISSN: 2582 – 2942, Vol. 1 Issue III, February 2020
  • Book Chapter titled “India’s Response Towards the Rohingya Refugee Crisis: A Critical Analysis” in J C Foundation’s Book on Human Rights and Practice, Legal Eye. ISBN: 978-93-89221-21-3 (1st Edition)
  • Article titled “Child Soldiers- Victims or Perpetrators?” published by The Legal Voice of India, Indore Institute of Law, ISSN: 2277-8454, (Vol.7) 2019
  • Short article titled “Armed Conflict at Sea and its Ramifications in the United Nations Convention on Law of the Sea” published by the KIIT Student Law Review (KSLR), ISSN: 2348-4381, Vol. 4, 2017
  • Chapter titled “International Law” in the Annual Survey of Indian Law (UGC Care Journal) (2014, 2015, 2016,2017 & 2018), ISSN: 0570-2666, published by the Indian Law Institute. Provided research assistance to the author Prof. (Dr.) Manoj Kumar Sinha for 4 volumes of the book.
  • Article titled “An Analysis of Section 186 of the Companies Act, 2013: Inter-Corporate loans & Investments by a Company” published by the International Journal of Legal Sciences & Research, ISSN: 2394-7977 in April, 2015
  • Article titled “Death Penalty: A Critique with Emphasis on International & Indian Context” published by the International Journal of Law and Legal Jurisprudence Studies, ISSN: 2348-8212, Vol. 1, Issue 5, August, 2014
  • Case commentary titled “Secularism in Jeopardy” published in the Journal of Legal Analysis & Research (JLAR), ISSN: 2348-456X, Vol. – 1, Issue – 1 (1), March 2014, pp: 350 -360

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