Mahendra Pal Singh, or M.P. Singh as he is more popularly known, is one of the most renowned Constitutional Law scholars of India. He is currently the Chancellor of Central University of Haryana, and the Chair Professor at the Centre for Comparative Law, National Law University, Delhi.
Dr. Singh started his career as a lecturer at the University of Meerut and has since then been associated as a lecturer/fellow/visiting professor with several institutes of national and international repute, including the University of Delhi, Jawaharlal Nehru University, the University of Heidelberg, the University of Hong Kong, and National University of Singapore. He has also served as the Vice-Chancellor of the West Bengal National University of Juridical Sciences.
He is, perhaps, best known for his scholarly works in the field of Constitutional Law and Administrative Law, and some of his well-known publications include V.N. Shukla’s Constitution of India (revised by Dr. Singh), Comparative Constitutional Law, and German Administrative Law in Common Law Perspective.