Dr Bhagyashree Manohar Deshpande is the current I/C Principal of Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University's New law Law College, Pune. Born on 13 May 1964 at Pune, Maharashtra, Dr Bhagyashree completed her LL.B on 1988 and LL.M. on 1991 from the University of Poona, Pune. She later went on to complete her NET from UGC in 1997, before completing her Ph.D. from Osmania University, Hyderabad in 1998.
With an academic and administrative experience of 26 years, Dr Bhagyashree is a former Dean of Law Faculty, at Bharati Vidyapeeth University, Pune. She is also the former vice principal of New Law College, BVP.
Apart from this, Dr Bhagyashree has also served as the Chairman of Board of Studies at Bharati Vidyapeeth, Pune. She has also been a member of International Council of Jurist at United Kingdom. On the other hand, Dr Bhagyashree was a recognized Ph.D guide in Savitribai Pule Pune University.
Dr Bhagyashree has served as a full time lecturer at Nizamabad Law College in Andra Pradesh from 1992-1999. She has also been a part of a research project in subject of law titled as ‘Implications of right to education on women empowerment’, a constitutional study, sponsored by UGC and submitted in 2017.