The Tamil Nadu Dr. Ambedkar Law University, Chennai


School of Excellence offer BA BL(Hons), 3 Yr BL, 5 Yr BL, ML, PGD in Insurance Law by Distance education,By evenin session PGDBL, PGDIT, PGDIPL, PGDEL. Admission to the first year of the 5 year BA BL (Hons) course is based on an entrance test. Students who have passed their 10+2 examination or its equivalent with no less than 60% are eligible for admission. The test is of 2 hours duration carrying 100 marks and consist of objective type questions 80 marks and essay writing 20 marks. One fourth mark is deducted for every wrong answer. Total no. of available seats is 44 which includes 4 seats in NRI Quota. The age limit for admission is 20 years for general and 22 years for SC/ST category.

Course Structure

Each academic year is divided into 2 semesters of 90 working days. In total there are 10 semesters. Seminars, Symposiums and Workshops are part of the curricula. The chosen topics will help in developing the lawyering skills of the students and inculcate a spirit of research in the study of law. Assignments have to be regularly submitted by the students for which marks will be awarded. Exposure to court room practice is possible by participation in Moot Courts organised by the University. 80% attendance in each semester is necessary to take the exam.

College Infrastructure

Library - an excellent collection of law books and more than 24 international and national journals and magazines. The library has a collection of CD-ROMS and an Audio-visual section with educational video cassettes, which the students can access. Computer training is part of co-curricular activities. To obtain information on various subject, collect material and update their knowledge students are trained to use the internet.

IT Infrastructure - Computer lab with internet access for the students to browse legal database like, etc.

Extra-Curriculars and Co-Curriculars

Students are involved in legal literacy programs for rural masses and other para-legal services.

Moot - court, Mock trails, Debates, Seminars, Visit to forum, Legal Aid clinics, Legal Literacy Mission.

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