NLU (National Law University), Jodhpur

NLU Campus
The NLU Jodhpur Campus

Admission

Eligibility - 10+2 School Examination or equivalent with not less than 50% marks (Students taking qualifying examination in March/April 2004 are also eligible to apply). Students applying for one of the four new courses offered, (BSc LLB Enviro/BSc LLB Bio Tech/BSc LLB IT/BTechLLB) should have taken science in 10+2.

Admission Test - Admission to the First Year of the 5-year BA/BSc/ BBA, LLB (Hons) Degree Program is made strictly on merit on the basis of an All India Entrance Test.

Course Structure

NLU, like the other top law schools in the country offers the integrated 5 year law program. The standard 5 year course however has certain draw backs, as it ignores the growing influence of science and technology in today's world. Taking these needs into consideration, NLU is one of the few universities that provide multidisciplinary undergraduate programs to meet this challenge.

The 5 year course is divided into 10 semesters, during which student will have to take 65 courses in order to attain one of the following degrees.

  • BA LLB (Hons)
  • BSc LLB (Hons)
  • BBA LLB (Hons)

The students shall be taught 34 compulsory law courses including the 17 mentioned by the Bar Council. There shall be in addition five clinical courses, four optional courses, and six courses for each Honors subject

New Courses (2004) - The University has introduced four new courses -

  • BSc LLB Honours in Environmental Sciences
  • BSc LLB Honours in Bio Technology
  • BSc LLB Honours in Information Technology & Computer Applications
  • BTech LLB

Fees Structure

Undergraduate Tentative Fee Structure:
For Science Students (per semester) Rs. 99,100/- (Ninety Nine Thousand One Hundred Only)
For Other Students (per semester) Rs. 97,100/- (Ninety Seven Thousand One Hundred Only)

Postgraduate Fee Structure:
Total of Rs. 97,000/- (Ninety Seven Thousand One Hundred Only) per semester.

College Infrastructure

Vice Chancellor Dr. N.L.Mitra was the director of National Law School of India University, Bangalore from 1998- 2001. Having steered NLSIU through its growth period Dr Mitra is keenly aware of the need for requisite infrastructure and has equipped NLU appropriately. The campus is 55 acres in size. The university has a well stocked and with Indian, English and American law reporters, as well as books covering a variety of subjects, including Information Technology, IPR, trade, economics, biotechnology and bioinformatics. All students are equipped with their own PCs or laptops and remain connected to the University Local Area Network to which even the library and academic blocks are attached. Internet connections are provided to all rooms. The University has also subscribed to national and international online libraries like Manupatra and Westlaw. In addition to this the University network is slowly being converted to a wireless network.

NLU Campus
The NLU Jodhpur Campus

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