Hidayatullah National Law University established in the year 2003 in the city of Raipur, India. The university is named after Justice Mohammad Hidayatullah, former Chief Justice of India. It was established as a centre for legal excellence by the Government of Chhattisgarh under the Hidayatullah National University of Law, Chhattisgarh, Act (Act No.10 of 2003). The university has a population of about 950 students. The university offers a BA LLB (Hons.) integrated Programme, an LLM Programme, and Ph.D Course.