IntroductionInstitute of Law, Nirma University, Ahmedabad is offering admission to 5-year integrated courses B.A., LL.B. (Hons.) and B.Com., LL.B. (Hons.) for the session 2022-23. The Institute of Law is located inside the 115 acres campus of Nirma University, Ahmedabad. It has a resourceful library for the use of the students and faculty. There are smart classrooms, sports facilities, hostel facilities, and health and fitness centre in the campus. For practical learning of law cases, there are moot courtrooms where students practice and discuss the cases mimicking the real court situations. There is one training and placement cell that helps the students for getting hired or recruited by the various companies which regularly visit the institute for campus recruitments. The students are also offered good internship opportunities at the end of every semester and are given the opportunity to work with lawyers working in Supreme Court, High Courts, and various leading Law firms.
The Institute of Law and Nirma University both are accredited with 'A' grade by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC). The institute was ranked as 6th best among all Indian private Law Colleges, as per the survey by The Week, August 2021 and was also ranked as 8th best private Law College in India, as per Outlook survey, September 2021.
Courses offeredThe institute offers two law academic streams that are 5 years integrated courses B.A., LL.B. (Hons.) and B.Com., LL.B. (Hons.) and importance are given to the practical learnings in these areas as well as value-added skill enhancement learnings like supplementary courses, specially designed courses, select foreign language courses, legal drafting expertise, innovative learning through the use of AI techniques, etc.
EligibilityThe candidates applying for these courses must have obtained at least 45% aggregate marks in their Intermediate/Higher Secondary (10+2) or its equivalent examination. As the candidates will have to qualify in the CLAT 2022 test so they will be selected for this institute based on their merit in the All India CLAT 2022 examination. The candidates have to meet the CLAT eligibility criterion as prescribed in the CLAT prospectus. The NRI students will also be taken through the CLAT route. Candidates are advised to first apply in CLAT 2022 and then apply for admission to this Institute.
How to applyThe interested candidates have to visit the institute site and register in it and make an account. Once the account is formed the candidate can visit it anytime by the login process. Candidates are advised to read the instructions carefully and accordingly fill the application form online and submit it by the scheduled date.
Seats and fee structurePresently 102 and 18 seats are available for the domestic and NRI candidates respectively in both the courses separately but it is expected that seats for BA, LLB (Hons.) course might increase to 153 and 27 respectively subject to BCI approval w.e.f. 2022-23 session.
The fee for the domestic student category is Rs 3,18,000 for the first year and then Rs 2,80,800 in subsequent years. For NRI or NRI sponsored candidates fee would be $ 7500 per year.