Professor Dr S Surya Prakash, Vice-Chancellor at Damodaram Sanjivayya National Law University (DSNLU), Visakhapatnam has been appointed as Vice-Chancellor of National Law Institute University (NLIU) Bhopal. .Prof Prakash will be demitting his current office as Vice Chancellor at DSNLU, Visakhapatnam on May 31 and is slated to join his new stint as VC at NLIU, Bhopal on June 1..Prof Prakash has been a regular professor at NLIU Bhopal since 2018. Speaking to Bar & Bench, he said,"This feels just like a homecoming for me because the University has given me so much and I want to contribute with the help of my teammates, colleagues, students and I want to take it to next level especially with respect to research.".He succeeds Prof V Vijayakumar, who was appointed as VC in 2018..Prior to Prof Prakash's stint at DSNLU, he served as VC at Maharasthra National Law University (MNLU) Aurangabad.With over 30 years of experience, he has previously worked at DNR College of Law, Bhimavaram, West Bengal National University of Juridical Sciences (NUJS), Kolkata and Law College, Nanded before joining NLIU. He obtained his B.L. from Acharya Nagarjuna University, Guntur, and Master's in Law from Andhra University, Visakhapatnam.