Thank you to all those who applied to be Student Delegates at the National Constitution Society(NCS) Convention 2018.

Congratulations to the 32 of you who were selected:

Name University
Bhagyashree Bagchi Bethune College; Kolkata
Rohan Mehrotra BITS Pilani Goa Campus: Sancoale, Goa
Mozammil Ahmad Campus Law Centre, University of Delhi; New Delhi
Muhammad Mahatab CNLU; Patna
Wardah Beg Faculty of Law Aligarh Muslim University; Aligarh
Anoushka Shetty Government Law College; Mumbai
Saurabh Modi Government Law College; Mumbai,
Prasanna Aditya A Hindu College, University of Delhi; New Delhi
Alina Anna Kose His Highness Maharajas Government Law College; Ernakulam
Ravi Viwshwakarma IISER; Kolkata
Akshat Bansal Indian Institute of Technology Bombay; Mumbai
Amisha Pareek Indraprastha College for Women, University of Delhi; New Delhi
Harshit Jain Kirori Mal College, University of Delhi; New Delhi
Komal Arcot Manipal Centre for Humanities, Manipal Academy of Higher Education; Manipal
Rithvik Mathur NALSAR University of Law; Hyderabad
Akash Kumar National Institute of Technology; Jamshedpur
Ishit Patel NLSIU; Bangalore
Prannv Dhawan NLSIU; Bangalore
Revathi Tushara Tapila NLU Odisha; Cuttack
Harshita Tripathi NUJS; Kolkata
Amatya Agarwal PES University; Bangalore
Soham Das Presidency University; Kolkata
Pratik Samajpati Rajiv Gandhi NUL; Patiala
AnaghaS Ramaiah Institute of Legal Studies; Bangalore
Amith LM School of Law, Christ (Deemed to be a University); Bangalore
Anushka Madhukar St. Joseph’s College; Bangalore
Nikhita Thomas St. Joseph’s College of Commerce; Bangalore
Priyamvad Rai Symbiosis College of Arts & Commerce; Pune
Nikhil Reddy Kothakota Symbiosis Law School; Hyderabad
Rikit Shahi Symbiosis Law School; Hyderabad
Gunjan Rathore University Law College; Bangalore
Harika Chinduluri University of Mysore, School of Law; Mysore


Quantitative overview of applications:

We are pleased to say we received a total of 124 applications, despite the packed examinations schedule in November. We accepted 32 applicants, making the acceptance rate for this year’s NCS Convention 25.81%.

Gender:

47 applicants were female, meaning that 38% of our applicants were female. By comparison, 44% of our selected applicants are female.

 

Types of degrees:

As expected, a majority of our applicants study law. 93 of our 124 applicants are pursuing law related degrees, such as BA LLBs, BBA LLBs and BLS LLBs.

Geography:

We received a large number of applications from undergraduates studying in Bangalore. 25% of our applicants hailed from Bangalore. By comparison, we received fewer applicants from Mumbai and New Delhi combined. 19.35% of our applicants hailed from either Mumbai or New Delhi. In the future, we hope to see more applications from outside Bangalore.

 

 

A majority of applicants hailed from the South and the North. 40% of applicants stemmed from the South and 31% of applicants stemmed from the North.

Note that we grouped the Centre with the West and the Northeast with the East.

Video Submission

Only 24 of our applicants submitted the optional video. In general, it appears that students who submitted videos had stronger applications overall. 19.35% of all applicants submitted videos. This percentage increased to 25.00% for selected applicants.