SCHOOL OF LEGAL STUDIES
Law can be defined as a set of rules of conduct or action which have to be followed by citizens and are directed by the controlling authority. One of the popular choices of study with students is Law. According to belief, the first academic degree conferred was the degree of law. The implications of law studies can be found in politics, businesses, economics, human rights, international trade and relations. Students taking up law courses study legal concepts, legislation and case laws. They also learn to analyse, draft, present an argument, tackle and probe into various issues existing in society in law courses. Students are taught law subjects and are prepared for a legal career. A career in law is considered prestigious. The scope of the field is vast and students can find many opportunities in corporate houses, law firms, law agencies, administrative services and more. Law courses have different branches and students can specialise in an area. The different options are lecturer, advocate, legal advisor, corporate counsellor, legal journalist, cyber law, legal researcher, human rights lawyer, criminal lawyer and civil lawyer.
LLB (3 Year Course)
The LL.B. (Bachelor of Laws) 3 year course is a traditional law program offered in India after the completion of graduation in any discipline. This course is designed to provide students with a comprehensive understanding of the legal system and the ability to analyze and interpret legal provisions. The LL.B. curriculum covers subjects such as criminal law, civil law, constitutional law, contract law, and administrative law, among others. Students are also exposed to practical training through internships and moot court competitions. Upon completion of this program, graduates can pursue a career in law as advocates, legal consultants, judges, or pursue further studies like LL.M. The LL.B. degree is recognized by the Bar Council of India and is a requirement to practice law in India.
A Candidate who has passed Graduation or Post Graduation with not less than 45% marks in case of general category applicants,not less than 42% marks incase of OBC and 40% in case of SC/ST applicants.
BA LLB is also known as Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Laws. This is a five-year integrated programme designed for candidates who have completed Senior Secondary education. This course is meant for those who wish to enter into the field of litigation or advocacy and aspire to become advocates or judges. The relevance of this course is proven by the fact that every law school enrols hundreds of students for this prestigious course.
A candidate for admission to this course must have passed 10+2 examination of Punjab School Education Board or any other equivalent examination recognized as such by the Gur Nanak Dev University , Amritsar securing not less than 45% marks. In case of SC/ST candidates 40% marks of the total Marks.