Prof. Ruchika Rao received her BA LLB(Hons) degree from NALSAR University of Law, Hyderabad(India) following which she completed the Advanced LLM in Air and Space Law at the University of Leiden in the Netherlands. She joined OP Jindal Global University in 2015 where she has been associated with the Centre for study of the United Nations. She has offered a variety of core courses on Interpretation of Statutes, Property Law, Professional Ethics and Family Law. She has been instrumental in organizing several conferences at the University, most of which focus on career opportunities for students in International Law. Her area of research predominantly focusses on air law, space policy and approaches to interpretation by Indian courts.