With the in-depth experience of our team, we have been able to develop training modules in the field of Law that are highly systematic and accompany detailed study material to help train students, gain better conceptual clarity, practice better and finally provide better results.
Legal profession is one of the growing and lucrative professions all over the world. It is one of the most adventurous as well as exciting career. Lawyers are held in high esteem in our society, and there remains the faith that when all else fails, one can still take recourse to the legal system. Success in this profession is not based on marks one obtains in the exam, but it is very much related to personal attributes. One must have good oral and written communication skills, logical reasoning, power of concentration, patience, good memory to relate and quote past cases to prove your point, ability to argue and discuss matters with a variety of people, self confidence, courage to deal with threats especially in criminal cases etc. He should have up-to-date information on any changes in law. A good library and a fair amount of reading are also important.
There are various branches of specialization in law like civil law, criminal law, corporate law, property law, income tax law, marine law, public international law, family law, labour law, press law, excise law, constitutional law, administration law, sale of goods law, trade mark, copyright and patent law etc. one can choose. Students who pursue law has a career not only have opportunity in litigation but also in government sector, International organization like WTO, Corporate, legal firms & consultancy.
It is very important to step into a reputed Law School for proper grooming. In India there are two types of LL.B - 3 years course and 5 years course. One can join the 3 years LL.B. course after graduation whereas it is 5 years after 12th standard.
The Common Law Admission Test (CLAT) is an all India entrance examination conducted by one of the National Law Universities for admissions to their under-graduate and post graduate degree programmes (LL.B & LL.M). There are 17 participating NLUs
To be eligible to appear for CLAT :
A candidate should have passed his/her Higher Secondary School/Intermediate Examination (10+2) or its equivalent examination with not less than 50% marks in aggregate (45% in case of SC/ST/OBC and persons with Disability). Candidates who have appeared in the 10+2 examination and are awaiting results are also eligible to appear in the test.
The 17 participating NLUs are: 1)National Law School of India University, Bangalore 2)NALSAR University of Law, Hyderabad 3)National Law Institute University, Bhopal 4)WB National University of Juridical Sciences, Kolkata 5)Hidayatullah National Law University, Raipur 6)National Law University and Judicial Academy, Guwahati 7)Dr Ram Manohar Lohiya National Law University, Lucknow 8)Rajiv Gandhi National University of Law, Patiala 9)Chanakya National Law University, Patna 10)National University of Advanced Legal Studies, Kochi 11)Gujarat National Law University, Gandhinagar 12)National University of Study and Research in Law, Ranchi 13)National Law University, Cuttack 14)Tamil Nadu National Law School, Tiruchirappalli 15)Damodaram Sanjivayya National Law University, Visakhapatnam 16)Maharashtra National Law University, Mumbai 17)National Law University, Jodhpur
Pattern of CLAT paper for the entry to the under-graduate Programme
Total marks 200
Total Number of Questions 200
Duration of Examination 120 Min.
Subject areas with weightage
English (including Comprehension) 40 Marks
General Aptitude / Current Affairs 50 Marks
Legal Aptitude / Legal Reasoning 50 Marks
Logical Reasoning 40 Marks
Mathematics 20 Marks
Other Exams :
• AILET, NLU Delhi
• Symbiosis entrance Test
• Christ University Bangalore
• NMAT Mumbai