Dr.Biswanath Gupta

Dr. Biswanath    Gupta

Assistant Professor of Law                                                 

NUSRL, Ranchi, India

Ph. No. +91-8902659955

Email: biswanathgupta1988@gmail.com


  • LL.M from the West Bengal National University of Juridical Sciences, Kolkata, India.
  • B.A.LL.B(Hons) from Tripura University, Agartala, Tripura.
  • Ph.D at Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, India. (Thesis Title: Liability for Commercial Activities in Outer Space: Need for a Legal Framework in India)
  • Worked as a Assistant Professor of Law at KIIT Law School, Bhubaneswar.
  • Research Interest: international law, international space law, and development of international law.  

Teaching in KIIT Law School

Autumn Semester:

  1. Public International Law
  2. Universal Jurisdiction of International Law

Spring Semester:

  1. International Criminal Law
  2. International Organizations
  3. Jurisprudence


  1. Gupta, B,. Sinha, R, Sustainability of Space Program at The Challenge Of Space Debris In The Outer Space, IOS Press, Environmental Policy and Law 48.1
  2. Biswanath Gupta, Dr.Raju. KD, “Commercial Outer Space Activities: Need for Legal Regime in India”, RMNLU Law Review, Vol. 5, 2014
  3. Biswanath Gupta, Dr.Raju. KD, “Product Liability in Outer Space Activities: Need for an International Legal Regime”, Indian Journal of Air and Space Law, NALSAR University, Vol. 1, 2015.
  4. Biswanath Gupta, Dr.Raju. KD, Studying Paradigms in
    NationalSpace Legislation: Searching for a Basic Legal Framework in India
    , Indian Journal of Air and Space Law, NALSAR University, Vol. 1, 2015.
  5. Gupta, B. and Raju, K.D., Space Exploration byIndia and Socio-economic Cooperation with SAARC Countries. India Quarterly: A Journal of International Affairs72(3), (2016) pp.278-289.
  6. Gupta, B. and Raju, K.D, TheScope of Space Environmentalism under International Space Law, Book Chapter, APH Publications, 2016.
  7. Gupta, B and Raju, KD, Liability Sharing Mechanism for Commercial Outer Space Activities in Different National Space Jurisdiction: A Comparative Study for Framework in India, Eastern Law House (accepted).
  8. Gupta, B. and Raju, K.D, 16.1 59 – 64 astropolitics Chartering into Territories into Outer Space: Need for a Legal Framework in India.

Other Information

  1. Sleeted for Summer School in international law at University of Geneva.
  2. Cleared Tripura Judiciary written exams in 2013.
  3. Associated with various NGO’s in Tripura.
  4. Practicing experience in High Court of Tripura.
  5. Attended many national/international conferences and presented paper.
  6. Won many debate and speech competition during college time.
  7. Attended Short Term Course at McGill University, Canada on Space Law.
  8. Invited as a judge in Menfred Lachs Moot Court in Indian round 2017, Bengalore.