Select Page
Home 9 Faculty 9 Prof. (Dr.) Upendra Baxi

Prof. (Dr.) Upendra Baxi

Distinguished Professor

Prof. (Dr.) Upendra Baxi (born November 9, 1938) is a legal scholar, since 1996 professor of law in development at the University of WarwickUnited Kingdom. He has been the vice chancellor of University of Delhi (1990–1994), prior to which he held the position of professor of law at the same university for 23 years (1973–1996). He has also served as the vice chancellor of the University of South GujaratSuratIndia (1982–1985).

In 2011, he was awarded the Padma Shri, the fourth highest civilian award in India, by the Government of India.