Photograph of Professor Ved Prukash Torul.Professor Ved Prukash Torul

Lecturer in Law
B.A (Hons) English
Post Graduate Diploma in Public Administration (Gold Medalist)
Higher Education Diploma (Post Graduate)
Diploma in Management
Diploma in Administrative Management
Bachelor of Laws (LLB)
Master of Laws (LLM)
Doctor in Employment Law (LLD


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Professor Ved Prukash Torul hails from a rich academic background with a range of qualifications and experience that give him a complete aura of knowledge relevant to the field of law and business.

Professor Ved Prukash Torul stands out as a well versed academic and practitioner in Employment Law. His latest publication Procedural Fairness in the Law of Unfair Dismissal in Mauritius  and South Africa, is a rich addition to legal literature which reflects on a model providing a proper and fair procedure  in the context of dismissal due to misconduct.

His long academic journey has meaningfully been associated with the University of Mauritius,University of Zambia, University of Transkei. University of Cape Town, University of South Africa, Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, University of Technology of Mauritius, University of Durban- Westville, and Aberystwyth University (Mauritius Branch Campus) where lies his major contribution to teaching and research on Labour Law and other law modules.

As a Consultant, Professor Torul has been engaged in Labour Law Projects funded by International Labour Organization, United Nations Development Programme, Frederich Ebert Foundation, Flemish Ministry of Education (Belgium), University of Antwerp (Belgium), Centre for Scientific Development on the Human Science Research Council (South Africa).

As an academic and as a professional. Professor Torul has held the following positions:

  • Dean, Faculty of Law, University of Transkei, (South Africa)
  • External Examiner :
    • University of Cape Town (South Africa)
    • Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, port Elizabeth, South Africa 
    • Associate Mediator: Singapore Mediation Centre.
    • Chairman: Industrial Relations Commission
    • President: Commission for Conciliation and Mediation
    • Member: Academic Forum, Independent Commission Against Corruption