Overview

The Manipal Law School with the BA LLB (Hons.) programme focuses on enabling students to comprehend multi-dimensional legal systems with a clear objective of developing their abilities to enhance their written and oral skills persuasively, anticipate outcomes, and use research skills and analytical skills in problem-solving. The Curriculum is designed with a view to offer varied areas of specialization aligned with the requirements of legal profession and academics. MLS has a unique Teaching pedagogy which is on the Outcome based education and sharply focuses on legal skill development through specialised guest lectures, workshops, seminars, simulation exercises and value-added courses on legal drafting, Mooting exercises, meditation, negotiation and arbitration to enable the students’ transition from theory to practice.

There is also a major thrust given to the courses like professional ethics of legal profession as such courses make students more acclimatized to the practical nuances of Legal Profession. Faculty over here has also produced decisive scholarship that has made considerable contributions to legal discourse as well. The students under the guidance of our faculty endeavours for active engagement in the services that benefits our local, regional, national and international communities.

Eligibility Criteria & Admission Process

Students will be selected based on personal interview conducted by a panel comprised of faculty/experts. The candidate must have passed the 12 grade or Std. XII at the HSC/ISC/CBSE/State Boards in any stream (Humanities, Arts, Social Sciences, Commerce, Sciences & management) with a minimum of 50% score from any recognized Board in India. Candidates writing the +2 examinations in the academic year 2022-2023 will be given provisional admission on the condition that they obtain minimum 50% score.

Applicants pursuing IB curriculum must have 3 HL and 3 SL with 24 credits. Applicants pursuing GCE / Edexcel must have a minimum of 3 A levels grade not less than C for appearing in the entrance test.

Career Opportunities

Government Sector:

1. Judge in all Indian States

2. Public Prosecutor/ Govt Advocate

3. Legal Manager in Banks (SBI, PNB, BOB etc.)

4. Law officer in Insurance companies (LIC, Oriental Insurance Company Limited etc.)

5. Law officer in Public Sector Undertakings (BHEL, SAIL, Coal India Ltd.)

6. Law officer in SEBI, RBI etc.

7. Public Prosecutor in CBI, ED/NIA etc.

8. Judge Advocate General (Officer in Indian Army, Navy& Air force)

9.Assistant/Deputy Commandant (Legal) in paramilitary forces like ITBP/CRPF/CISF.

10. Legal Advisor in State Governments

11. Indian Legal Service Officer (ILS) in Central Government

12. Assistant Professor of Law in Government run colleges and Universities

Private Sector:

1. Legal Manager in Indian Corporations and MNCs (Microsoft, Google, Reliance etc.)

2. Legal Manager in Private Banks (HDFC, ICICI, Kotak etc.)

3. Law Officer in Private Insurance Companies (Max Life Insurance, TATA AIG etc.)

4. Counsel in Corporate Law firms

5. Legal Advisor in NGOs

6. Legal experts in International Organizations (UN, WTO, WHO, WIPO etc.)

7. Assistant Professor of Law in Private Law Colleges and Universities 

8. Advocate in Supreme Court/High Court

BALLB (Hons) Course Structure

Key Dates & Deadlines

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May 31 23

May ' 23

Last date to Apply

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Tentative Course Commencement Date