BA LL.B (5 Yr. Integrated Programme)

Overview

  • Location - GHRU Amravati
  • Duration - 5 year
  • Program Type - Full time
  • Approved by - UGC

BA LLB stands for Bachelor of Arts + bachelors of law, i.e. an Integrated Law Course highly preferred by students who want to pursue a career in Law and Judiciary. This course is perfect for students who wish to become Lawyers, Advocates, Legal Advisers and Judges.

Students can apply for this five year integrated course right after they've passed their 12th board exams. BA LLB Course has a vast syllabus with a variety of subjects to specialize in. Students learn subjects like Sociology, Philosophy, History, Political Science etc. Law entails subjects like Family Law, International Law, Constitutional Law etc.

Theory and practical knowledge are provided to students as Moot Courts, Real Case Studies, Research Work for Projects and Cases, and Law Internships opportunities are frequently organized. This makes BA LLB Course highly interactive and engaging.

Course Structure

This Undergraduate course is divided into 10 semesters. Criminal Law, International Law, Family Law, Corporate Law, Cyber Law, Jurisprudence, Legal writing, Practical Training/ Legal Aid etc. are some of the subjects covered in this course.

Eligibility

Students should have passed their 12th Boards with minimum of 40% marks ( for open category) Students of OBC category need to have a minimum of 42% and 40% marks for reserved category students.

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Admission Procedure

  • Before starting every admission cycle, the University issues a notification on the University website, notice board and other public domains like newspapers, etc.
  • After the last date of application is over, a list of shortlisted students is put up on the University website, notice board, or the students are informed directly about their admission.
  • You are eligible to apply even if you're awaiting the results of your qualifying examination(s). Such candidates are offered provisional admissions and have to submit their previous years' mark sheet to confirm that they fall into the eligibility criteria. You must submit your mark sheet before the due date of applying for admissions. Once the provisional admission is approved, the candidate will have one month to provide the mark sheet for the qualifying examination. Subsequently, failing to do so will result in the cancellation of provisional admission.
  • If a candidate is granted provisional admission under the above-mentioned conditions and the said candidate fails to meet the eligibility criteria or has failed to obtain the required marks. In that case, the provisional admission is cancelled.
  • An application form is rejected for the following reasons:
    1. The candidate fails to fulfil the eligibility criteria provided by the University.
    2. The admission is cancelled if the candidate fails to enclose the prescribed fee.
    3. Provisional admission is cancelled if the application form does not contain the signature of the candidate and their parents/guardian, wherever applicable.
    4. The candidate fails to submit the supporting documents in time for admission
  • After submitting all the necessary documents and fees, the student will be assigned an enrollment number by the University.
  • Rules set by the University for the process of admission will be applicable from time to time.

Careers

Further Studies

Students wishing to pursue higher education in this sector can apply for an Executive one year LL.M. Degree or a two year LL.M. Degree. LLM stands for Master of Laws.

Job Opportunities

BA LLB is a booming field that offers excellent job opportunities. Students who wish to build a career in law can become Lecturers, Law Officers, Legal Associates, Junior Lawyers, Legal Analysts, Legal Experts, Judges, Start their practice, Legal Adviser or pursue higher studies in this field.

  • Lecturer: Lecturers put together and teach Law subjects in college or University. They teach students about the Indian legal and judicial system.
  • Law Officer: A Law Officer regulates all the legal dealings and aspects of an organization. Their main job is to solve the legal problems of clients and their company.
  • Legal Associate: A legal associate must communicate directly with clients and understand their worries and complaints. They are to formulate the plans legally.
  • Junior Lawyer: Recently graduated law students are called Junior Lawyers. They work under senior advocates or big firms and assist in legal matters.
  • Legal Expert Adviser: Legal Advisers must understand, research and explain complicated legal terms to clients and companies. They are expected to provide legal advice. Their job is to draft, negotiate and give counsel to clients regarding legal matters.
  • Corporate: Lawyers skilled in commercial law counsel client companies on trade, legal matters, and dealings and contracts.
  • Litigator: Litigators are trial lawyers who manage all segments of litigation from discovery, pleadings, investigations etc. They handle the trial, settlement, pre-trial, appeal processes before a high court or a district court. With a good amount of experience, Litigators can apply to become civil court or high court judges.
  • Private Practice: Lawyers wishing to make their firm can start with establishing their practice.
  • Advocate: Legal representative or a client, company, organization or firm is an advocate. Their job is to solve any legal problem their client's faces and resolve them with their legal expertise.
  • Legal Counsel: A company's counsel helps the company understand different terms and conditions and legal necessities. It also helps them avoid fraud, legal issues.
  • Paralegal: A paralegal is a law graduate that works in a law firm. They assist in documenting, filing, interviewing clients, copywriting etc.
  • Government Lawyer: A Government Lawyer assists in central government and state's legal affairs.Jobs like formulating, researching, drafting documents, studying legalities and making sure all the legal procedures are carefully done are in a government lawyers job profile. With rich experience and after qualifying entrance examinations, one can get a job as a Government Attorney or a Public Prosecutor etc.
  • Magistrate: Cases and concerns of a local court are handled by a Magistrate. A magistrate works to resolve local as well as regional issues that are introduced in the lower court.
  • Notary: Proofreading and verifying legal documents as well as agreements is the job of a Notary.