Bar Council of India Approved
The Ajeenkya DY Patil University School of Law is a special place. We are committed to impart exceptional legal
education, which is an impeccable combination of academic rigor and hands-on practical experience.
The School of Law welcomes passionate and highly motivated students to join us and explore a pathway towards a
rewarding and satisfying career.
A highly innovative curriculum ensures substantive preparation in law and lawyering skills in the context of evolving
society and polity. The curriculum covers every aspect of modern law practice and strives to develop legal reasoning
& argumentation, critical analysis, and ability to make sound and ethical judgments. You will gain a broad and
general understanding of how legal institutions function and how to build relationships through service.
The school believes in laying a strong foundation to ensure future success. Through intensive, individualized
instruction, the curriculum emphasizes on analytical thinking, writing skills, drafting, teamwork, negotiating,
communication skills and oral advocacy.
Our course delivery integrates rigorous coursework, real-world experience, and a distinctive educational experience.
You will build legal skills and will learn to think like a lawyer through a triad of simulated trials and
negotiations, representing an actual client and working outside the classroom.
As our student you will have numerous opportunities to learn from leading legal scholars. You will be able to earn
credits for your work in the field. The school will facilitate interaction with judges, attorneys, and potential
employers to extend your education beyond classrooms. You will be placed in a variety of legal settings through
activities such as moot court competitions, undertaking socially relevant projects.
The Ajeenkya DY Patil University is focused on the pursuit of Innovation in all its activities and offerings.
Extending the same tradition, the school of law is committed to the world of ideas.
In times of rapid technological evolution, rise of new forms of business enterprises, which were hitherto unheard of,
end of an era for many successful companies, increased global interdependence the pursuit of Innovation and
Entrepreneurship is the only way find answers to social, political and economic challenges. In this complex world of
new ideas, products and services law has a key role to play.
It would take diligence, dedication and imaginative thinking as essential ingredients to develop new line of thinking
to address new kind of legal issues arising out of such developments. Today’s globalized world has high demand for
lawyers with high order legal and business skills. There is a synergistic relationship between law and commerce. It
is important to provide business skills to law students to take advantage of this emerging landscape.
In response to this emergent landscape the school of law is converging the domain of business and law. To prepare
students for globalized environment students are introduced to the international implications of what they learn. We
are giving special attention to niche areas such as business and finance law, compliance and enforcement,
international and comparative law, intellectual property, labor and employment law, land use, laws relating to
information technology, exchange of information, technology management and similar areas. The course work examines
the interplay between law, business and public policy within the context of an innovation economy while benchmarking
similar practices in other countries of the globe.
This innovative approach will prepare students to pursue careers at the intersection of law and business. At the end
of the course, our students will be in a position to advise, create and lead ventures that drive the innovation
economy. This fusion will create graduates who will be most desired by entrepreneurial ventures, start-ups, venture
firms, technology centric companies, IT companies and leading business consultancies.
Bachelor of Law (LLB)
Duration : 3 years
Eligibility : The candidate should be a graduate from any recognized University with minimum 45% marks (40% for S.C. /S.T. students). Students who have appeared for their final year degree examination and awaiting results are also eligible to apply, subject to submission of passing certificate by the announced date.
Centre of Post – Graduate Legal Studies
Eligibility : In order to be eligible to appear in CLAT, a candidate should have obtained a LL.B./B.L. Degree or an equivalent degree from a recognized University with not less than 50% marks. University conducts its own entrance test followed by personal interview.
Integrated Bachelor of Law (BA LLB)
Duration : 5 years
Eligibility : The candidate should have passed XII (10+2) examination from any recognized Board with minimum 45% marks (40% for S.C. /S.T. candidates). Students who have appeared for their Standard XII final examination and awaiting for the result are also eligible to apply, subject to submission of passing certificate at the time of the final admission.
Master of Law (LLM)
Duration : 1 year
Eligibility : Three or Five years LL.B Degree from any Indian or Foreign University recognized by the UGC with at least 50% marks or equivalent grade [45% for SC/ST Candidates]. Candidates who have appeared for the final year LL.B examination may also apply.