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Top 25 Law Colleges in India

Top Law Colleges in India  


Top Law Colleges in India - Here is  a list of the country’s best law colleges, which have given India pride in producing the best alumni, exam results and contribution to Legal Studies department of the country. These colleges are considered the top law schools on the basis of the quality of students produced, research output, industry interface,academic productivity.

These Law colleges offer undergraduate (UG), postgraduate (PG) and doctorate (PhD) level courses. Here is a comprehensive list of Top Law colleges offering various courses in Law Studies.  


Top Law Schools

1. National Law School of India University, Bangalore

National Law School of India University (NLSIU), Bangalore offers law courses to aspirants at the undergraduate (UG), postgraduate (PG) and doctorate (PhD) level. Candidates can also pursue law programmes in the distance mode from NLSIU.

B.A. LL.B. (Hons.)
LLM in Business Law
Post Graduate Diploma in Intellectual Property Rights Law
Post Graduate Diploma in Medical Law and Ethics
Master in Business Law


2.NALSAR University of Law, Hyderabad

National Academy of Legal Studies and Research (NALSAR) University of Law, Hyderabad offers law programmes to aspirants at the undergraduate (UG), postgraduate (PG) and doctorate (PhD) level. 
BA LLB Honours
Post Graduation Diploma in Cyber Law
PG Diploma in Patent Law
LLM in Corporate and Commercial law
Post Graduation Diploma in GIS and Remote Sensing Law
LL.M. in Intellectual Property Rights
Post Graduate Diploma in International Humanitarian Laws
Post Graduate Diploma in Media Laws
Ph.D. in Law
LL.M. in International Trade and Business Law
LL.M. in Public Law and Legal Theory
LL.M. in Legal Consumer Law and Practice
LLM in Legal Pedagogy


3.National Law Institute University, Bhopal

National Law Institute University (NLIU) is a law school and center for research located in Bhopal, India. Established in 1997 by the State of Madhya Pradesh, it is one of the first three law schools to have been established under the National Law School system. university admits 100 undergraduates each year through the Common Law Admission Test, who complete 15 trimesters before being awarded a combined B.A., LL.B (Hons.) degree. The post-graduate course offered at the University is the LL.M. degree.
5 year BA LLB (Hons.) program 
M.S. in Cyber Law and Information Security
LL.M. in Human Rights
LL.M. in Criminal Law
LL.M. in Constitutional and Administrative Law
LL.M. in Intellectual Property and Business Law
LL.M. in Business Law
Ph.D. in Intellectual Property Rights
Ph.D. in Law


4.National Univ of Juridical Sciences, Kolkata

The West Bengal National University of Juridical Sciences is an autonomous law university offering courses at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels. 


5.ILS Law College – Pune

LS Law College, or in its full name Indian Law Society's Law College, is a private law school in Pune, India. It was established in 1924 and offers courses that include three-year and five-year degrees.
Diploma is Taxation Laws
Diploma in Labour Laws and Labour Welfare
Diploma in Medical Jurisprudence and Forensic Science
Diploma in Corporate Laws
Diploma in Human Rights and Law
Diploma in Housing Laws
Diploma in Media, Law and Civil Society
Diploma in Competition Laws
Diploma in Corporate International Taxation
Certificate in Energy Laws in India


6.National Law University – Jodhpur

National Law University, Jodhpur is a law school located in Mandore, Jodhpur, Rajasthan, India. The University offers dual under-graduate law degree along with post-graduate courses in various streams of law as well as MBA. National Law University (NLU), Jodhpur provides law programmes to candidates at undergraduate (UG), postgraduate (PG) and doctorate (PhD) level.
Courses offered
BBA LLB (Hons), 
BA LLB (Hons),
LLM in Corporate Laws,
LLM in Intellectual Property Rights,
LLM in International Trade Law,
LLM in Banking and Finance,
LLM in Cyber Law and Cyber Security,
MS Insurance,
MBA Insurance,
PhD in law,


7.Symbiosis Society’s Law College, Pune

Symbiosis Law School, Pune stands for excellence in legal education and is nestled in the city of Pune. The curriculum and pedagogy are designed around the latest quality initiatives in legal education in India 
Diploma Programmes in Law
Post Graduate Diploma Programmes in Law
Certificate Programmes in Law

8.Gujrat National Law University – Gandhinagar

GNLU a national Law University was proclaims to developed the students in fields of Advocacy, legal services, legislation, parliamentary practise, law reforms and other matters, to make the law and legal processes efficient instruments of social development.
B Com LLB Honours
B Sc LLB Hons
LLM in Corporate and Business Law
Diploma in Internet Law and Policy
LLM in Intellectual Property Laws
LLM in constitutional and Administrative Law
LLM in International Comparative Law
LLM in Criminal and Security laws
LLM in Public Policy Law and Governance
and various Diploma and PG Diploma Courses  

9.Amity Law School – Delhi

The programme seeks to promote multi-disciplinary analysis of the socio-legal problems by designing its course-structure and teaching methods to realize these objectives. The methods of teaching in the Law School include lecture discussions, case law analysis, moot court training, project assignment and placement programmes. In addition, the School organizes seminars on contemporary legal issues, conducts clinical courses and trains students in legal research and legal writing.

10.New Law College, BVDU – Pune

Bharati Vidyapeeth University’s New Law College, established in 1978, is the premier institute of international excellence in the field of legal education. It is one of the constituent units of Bharati Vidyapeeth University Pune, recognized by Bar Council of India & University Grant Commission.

Other Best Law Colleges In India

1. Campus Law Center, Delhi University, Delhi

The Campus Law Centre (CLC) of the Faculty of Law offers a full-time three year LL.B. programme. It has consistently been ranked among the top law schools in India. Quality teaching, moot-court competitions, campus placements, legal-aid services and regular talks and discussions by experts from academia and industry are some of the features which have established CLC as a Centre of Excellence.
LLM full time and part time


2.Government Law College, Mumbai

Government Law College (GLC), established in 1855, has the distinction of being the oldest Law College in Asia, dating even prior to the University of Mumbai, and enjoys a pre-eminent reputation for excellence in the field of legal education.Government Law College or GLC, as it is popularly known, continues to be an institution exclusively for the students of law. 
Diploma in Cyber Law
PG Certificate course in Human Rights
PG Diploma in Intellectual Property Rights
PG Diploma in Securities Law
Diploma in Cyber Law


3.Faculty of Law, AMU, Aligarh

The teaching of law was introduced in the year 1891. The Faculty of Law, Aligarh Muslim University is the law school of the  Aligarh Muslim University which has a history of over 100 years of teaching and writing law.

Five years integrated Bachelor of Arts & Bachelor of Laws(B.A.,LL.B.),
Two Year Master of Laws (LL.M.),
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.), and
Diploma courses


4.University Law College, Bangalore Univ, Bangalore

The Government Law College, Bangalore was established by the erstwhile Government of Mysore on July 1, 1948. The Government Law College was transferred to Bangalore University and since then the college is known as University Law College.
Five-year integrated  B.A. LL.B. program, a semester program with 80 students admitted each year; and
One-year specialized LL.M. program in 5 different branches, with an intake of 12 students per branch (Criminal Law - Business Law - Constitution and Legal Order - Labour, Capital & Law - Environmental Law)

5.Faculty of Law Mumbai University, Mumbai

The Faculty of Law is one of the important departments of Mumbai University , and provides various courses in Law.
Dept of Law was established in 1959 for the purpose of imparting postgraduate legal education and encouraging Legal Research.
P Phil
PG Diploma Course in Intellectual Property Rights (IPR)
PG Diploma in Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR)
PG Diploma in Securities Law (SECURITIES)
PG Diploma in Cyber Law and Information Technology (CYBER)

6.Faculty of Law BHU, Varanasi

Faculty of Law, Banaras Hindu University is a in the Banaras Hindu University Varanasi which offers UG, PG, and Phd courses in Legal Education.. It was founded in 1922

LLB Hons
PG Diploma in Law
PhD in Law
LLM in Human Rights and Duties Education

7.Deptt of Laws, Punjab University, Chandigarh

The Department of Laws, originally established at Lahore in 1889, was re-established at Shimla in 1948, shifted to Jalandhar in 1950 and finally re-located at the University Campus at Chandigarh in 1959. The Department provides practical training to LL.B. students. From the academic session 2017-18 onwards, students being admitted in LL.B. course have to undergo internship annually. The University Institute of Legal Studies was established as a separate department in 2004.
The department conducts a separate admission test, for both the courses, on the pattern of the Union Public Service Commission.
Degree of LLB  a three-year course, the eligibility for admission is graduation degree in any stream, with a minimum 45% marks.
Degree in LL.M a two-year course, which is offered after completion of LL.B
The institute offers B.A. LL.B (Hons.) five-year integrated course


8.Bangalore Institute of Legal Studies, Bangalore.

Teaching and training in the college are undertaken in accordance with the regulations of Bar Council of India. The college is affiliated to Karnataka State Law University from the academic year 2009



9.School of Law, Gujarat University, Ahmedabad

The University is based on the structure of National Law School of India University. GNLU was the seventh National Law University to be set up in the country Admissions to GNLU were originally done on the basis of a separate entrance exam conducted by the university itself. GNLU is the sole National Law University (NLU) in India which offers

Integrated law degree courses in
B Sc LLB Hons

LLM courses are offered in:
International and Comparative Law
Corporate and Commercial Law
New Economic Laws
Constitutional and Administrative Law
Intellectual Property Rights

Doctoral (Ph.D.) programs in law

Diploma and Special Certificate Programmes are offered in
Environmental Law
Criminology and Forensic Management
Labour Law, Labour Welfare, and Personnel Management
Internet Law and Policy
Real Estate Laws
Intellectual Property, Law, Management and Policy
Entrepreneurship Management and Corporate laws
Law and Economics

GNLU offers Online Diploma Courses on Intellectual Property Law, Advanced Business Laws, and Cyber Law.


10.Tamil Nadu Dr Ambedkar Law Univ., Chennai

It was named after Dr. B. R. Ambedkar an Indian jurist and member of the committee which drafted the Constitution of India. The university was inaugurated on 20 September 1997. The main objectives behind the establishment of this law university were to impart quality legal education and to promote the knowledge of law among masses. 
B Com LLB Hons
LLB Hons
LLM in nine branches


11.Army Institute of Law, Mohali

The institute is affiliated to Punjabi University Patiala and is run by the Army Welfare Education Society (AWES). 


12.DES Law College, Pune

DES Shri. Navalmal Firodia Law College (DES SNFLC) has distinct advantage of having a unique heritage of Deccan Education Society. The college provides excellent and qualified faculty members for the students who supply all the study materials and coordinate with the students in their project works. 


13.Deptt of Law Calcutta University, Kolkata

Dept. of Law, University of Calcutta also popularly known as Hazra law college was founded in the year of 1909. Initially in the period from 1909 to 1983 the name of the college was University College of Law. Post 1983 the name was renamed to Dept. of Law, University of Calcutta.
LLB Hons


14.Hidayatullah National Law University, Raipur

The University is named after the former Chief Justice of India, Justice Mohammad Hidayatullah. It is one of the National Law Schools established in India being sixth in the series of such national law schools. Admission is on the basis of CLAT
PhD programmes

15.Govt Law College, Kerala Univ, Thiruvananthauram

The Government Law College, Thiruvananthapuram (also Government College of Law, Thiruvananthapuram) at University of Kerala  one of the most prestigious institution imparting undergraduate and graduate legal education in India.
Established in 1875 by the then Maharajah of the erstwhile Princely State of Travancore, the college has produced some of the finest legal minds.,
LLM evening