Becoming a high profile lawyer means being paid big bucks to battle out long drawn court cases. Do you see yourself doing this? To become a high profile lawyer, you will first need excellent oratory skills, a sky high confidence level, and an education from a top law college. Here’s a quick look at 5 great colleges to study law in India.
Government Law College, Mumbai
The Government Law College needs no bragging because it is the oldest law school in Asia. In India, the college has played a key role in shaping the judicial, political and social system of India. This law college offers the usual array of law courses like B.L.S, L.L.B, L.L.M and other post-graduate courses in Law. With Alumni like Dr. B.R Ambedkar, L.K Advani, Pratibha Patil, Rahul Bajaj and much more, there is little more to say about this prestigious law college.
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ILS Law College, Pune
Considered to be one of the most prominent legal institutions in India, Indian Law Society’s Law College is a name to reckon with. The ILS Law College is renowned for superb placement facilities, affordable fees, professional teaching approach and a beautiful campus. The ILS Law College offers B.S.L L.L.B (for students with a 10+2 background) or a 3 year course (for graduate students) and other diplomas and distance learning courses.
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National Law School of India University, Bengaluru
One of the founding principles of the National Law School of India was to increase the quality of the bar. That’s exactly what the NLSIU does through the regular courses on offer, in addition to a highly active student body. Students should note that admissions into NLSIU are on merit basis by giving the Common Law Admission Test. NLSIU offers B.A. L.L.B (Hons) as a 5 year integrated course on an undergraduate level and L.L.M (Master of Laws) on a post graduate level. It also offers various research degrees like L.L.D, Ph.D and M.Phil and distance learning programs.
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National Law Institute University, Bhopal
NLIU is probably the youngest law college on our list of law colleges. It was established just recently in 1997, but it deserves to be on here. Boasting highly activity student cells like the Moot Court Association, Alternate Dispute Resolution Cell, Jus Cultura (Debating and quizzing society), Athena (Cultural society), NLIU Law Review (six monthly journal), Sports Committee and much more, NLUI promotes a learning environment where students learn intellectual freedom. This university offers courses like B.A L.L.B, L.L.M, Ph.D and other diploma courses.
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Symbiosis Law School
Ranked amongst the top 10 places to study law by both India Today and Outlook magazine, the Symbiosis Law School is a reputed institution to study law in India. Students can get admission into the Symbiosis Law School by appearing for the Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET) followed by a group interview and Personal Interview. Apart from the usual law courses like B.A L.L.B and L.L.M, the Symbiosis Law School offers many certificate programs like the Certificate in European Legal Studies.
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Doing a Law degree means spending at least 5 exhaustive years after Standard 12. But the options of specialization thereafter are endless. From cyber law to corporate law, from mercantile law to civil law, from IPR law to commercial and governance law, you would have a plethora of options to choose from.