National Law School & Judicial Academy, Assam
NLU Assam BA LLB Admission
The National Law School & Judicial Academy, Assam has been established as a torchbearer in the field of education in the faculty of law. The institution has been established by “The National Law School & Judicial Academy, Assam Act” that is Assam Act XXV of 2009. The Chief Justice of Gauhati High Court is the President (Chancellor) of the Law School.
The National Law School & Judiciary Academy, Assam is located in the capital city of Assam, Guwahati, with its permanent campus coming up at Agiyathuri, on the Northern bank of the Brahmaputra. Nestled in the midst of greenery with a campus area covering 21 acres, the Academy will offer the right atmosphere for educational pursuits and excellence. The area is likely to increase to 47 acres in the near future.
Recent times have seen an upsurge in the choice of law as a career and consequently enrollment to law courses. The National Law School & Judicial Academy, Assam has been established at an opportune time and is poised to make great strides in legal education in the state of Assam in particular and the country as a whole.
The Academy will initially constitute a Faculty of Law, Faculty of Social Science and Language. With a strict admission and evaluation process, highly evolved curriculum and the best in the field to impart knowledge, the Academy will ensure that it delivers only the best legal talent to the system.
The permanent campus is being constructed at Agiyathuri, on the Northern bank of the mighty Brahmaputra. It is located in close proximity to the L G B International Airport, the Gauhati University and the IIT, Guwahati. The campus will be fully equipped to create a vibrant learning environment. At present the institution is functioning from a temporary office at Uzan Bazar, Guwahati with a handful of staff during the initial phase of establishment. Classes in graduation level are expected to commence from August 2011. For this purpuse, a temporary campus is being set up at NEJOTI (North East Judicial Officers' Training Institute) campus in Ulubari area of Guwahati which can easily accomodate 60 students in class as well as hostels. Necessary facilities like Library, Faculty Common Room etc. are being set up in the same campus.
The institution is expected to move to its permanent location at Amingaon (Agiathuri) in about two years' time.
For the first academic session, NLSJAA is introducing the Integrated 5 year BA LLB Course. However, in due course of time it is contemplating to introduce and run the following Graduating, Masters and Doctoral courses leading to appropriate degrees to be conferred by the School:
Integrated double degree courses in Law with Social Sciences and other branches of knowledge, leading to two Bachelor degrees of B.A. LL.B. or such other double degree courses of Law with any other bachelor degree in any other discipline;
Unitary Law degree course after a Bachelor degree in any subject with or without various specialization leading to LL.B. degree
Integrated Master Degree in Law course with Doctoral Degree program after graduation in Law leading to LL.M.,Ph.D or LL.M., LL.D., and also independent Master Degree in Law course after graduation in Law leading to LL.M.
Doctoral Degree after research and on recommendation by the Board of examiners on submission of thesis for award of Ph.D, LL.D. or D. Lit.
Specialized certificate courses both on-line and off-line class room mode, and courses in continuing education for building up high skills and professional competence
For details visit: http://www.nluassam.ac.in/index.aspx