Academic Tutor & TRIP Fellow
B.A.LL.B. (Hons.) (Aligarh Muslim University);
LL.M. (TISS, Mumbai)
Ajmal K. A is an aspiring researcher and social engineer from Kochi, Kerala. He pursued his Bachelor’s degree in Law from Aligarh Muslim University. He then went on to pursue his Master’s degree (LL.M.) in ‘Access to Justice’ from the Mecca of Social sciences – TISS Mumbai.
Ajmal’s research thesis for LL.M. was regarding the ‘A Critical Socio-Legal Study of Child Care Institutions in Kerala, It’s Impact on Vulnerable Juveniles’. During his field based research work at MSHRC, Mumbai he came up with remarkable reports and findings as to the social injustice and denial of basic Human Rights of most vulnerable and marginalized communities in city of Mumbai.
An avid student activist and a capable leader, he has served the position of Secretary, School of Law at TISS during his Master’s. He was majorly involved in the establishment of a Free Legal Aid cell at Aligarh Muslim University, Centre Malappuram, it’s structuring and functioning. He has also shown an uncompromised dedication towards his discipline of study – not just in academics, but also winning quite a number of Debate competitions.
He has been enrolled as an Advocate and has practiced in High Court of Kerala and researches and writes extensively on Social Justice, Human Rights, Children and Law