The School of Insurance Studies started in 2000 is a part of National Law University was established by National Law University Jodhpur, Act, 1999 (Act No. 22 of 1999), passed by the State of Rajasthan.


To provide systematic insurance education for creating avenues for highly efficient and skilled professional’s in the field of Life, Non-Life and Allied Insurance services.


The SIS-NLU is a coveted School of higher learning in Insurance which awards Master Degree MBA(Insurance) after putting in two years of rigorous studies.

Who We Are

The National Law University was established by National Law University Jodhpur, Act, 1999 (Act No. 22 of 1999), passed by the State of Rajasthan.

This University is the first of its kind in the country where study of law is coupled with other disciplines such as Science, Management Science and Policy Sciences. It offers both undergraduate and post graduate courses in Law, Management and Insurance. The admissions are through entrance examinations conducted at national level. Center for Insurance Studies and Research was proactively established in the year 2000 with clear commitment of producing qualified manpower for the Insurance industry integrating insurance knowledge with soft skills of management. After rendering yeomen services in the field of formal Insurance education for 8 years, it has been now upgraded into an Integrated “School of Insurance Studies”.We proudly acclaim the concept of formal integrated Post-Graduate Degree programme in Insurance in our country. The School is equipped to cater to the professional education of students meeting the high standards of human resource requirements of the Life and Non Life insurance industry. Our students have been very well accepted by the industry. The feedback from the industry has been highly satisfactory. In respect of the outgoing batches it has been found that the students have created a niche for themselves in their work places. Consequently, the industry has placed an ever-increasing demand for such professionals.


Vice Chancellor's Message

In order to cope up effectively with emerging environment of global economy and development, a multidisciplinary approach to legal education has become imperative. Keeping this in view, NLUJ offers a wide range of specialized centres including the school of Insurance studies. This centre holds an important place in the NLUJ enabling students to pursue general and advanced learning in the domain of insurance and related issues of practical importance. The centre has amply demonstrated its practical utility and success by attracting a large number of students within a short period of time. With its highly distinguished and eminent faculty and consistent support of our stakeholders, the students can look forward to an extremely positive learning experience at the School of Insurance Studies.

Vice Chancellor

LL.M., Ph.D. (University of Delhi)

Directors Message

Dr.R.K.Purohit Joined School of insurance studies in October 2015 after taking Voluntary retirement from New India Assurance Company, the largest non-life insurance company in India. He gained 30 years of working experience in insurance industry ,while serving in State of Rajasthan and Gujarat
Out of 30 years, for 25 years he worked as in charge of Branch/Division/Centralized Claim Hub of Region/ and Regional Office.His working exposure is as, AAO(Scale I), Branch Manager(Scale II) Senior Branch Manager and Divisional Manager(Scale III),Senior Divisional Manager(Scale IV)Regional Manager and Chief Regional Manager (Scale V) Dy.General Manager(Scale VI- DGM Incahrge)
As Chief Regional Manager and Deputy General Manager of New India Assurance Company, he handled one of the largest Regional office (Ahmedabad R.O) with 30 Operating Units and more than 700 people .His region underwritten highest non-life insurance premium as compared to other Public and Private Insurance Companies.
He has handled large corporate accounts dealing with Petrochemical, Cement, Textiles, Sanitary Wares, Packaging, Paper, Pharmaceutical,Shipping etc. list a few.
In industry he has handled Department like Human Resource Management, Right to Information (RTI),Estate and Establishment, Audit from controller and Auditor general of India etc. On Technical Side along with marketing and sales, he dealt with underwriting and claim s of Fire, Marine, Motor, Engineering, Health and other Miscellaneous class of business. In addition to his normal functions, he also worked as presenting officer and inquiry officers in inquiry against employees(in Junior Cadre).As senior executive of company, worked as disciplinary authority giving required punishment to employees based on the errors committed by them
He is also having teaching experience of Seven years in Insurance and non-insurance subjects



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