National Law University (DSNLU) Vishakhapatnam LL.M Admissions 2018
Updated On - June 15th 2017
Damodaram Sanjivayya National Law University (DSNLU), recognized under the UGC Act 1956, was established by the government of Andhra Pradesh in 2008. In addition to the main Vishakhapatnam campus and two established centres at Kadapa and Nizamabad, the university has an upcoming campus in Sabbavaram.
The University offers the following 4 programmes (Undergraduate/ Postgraduate) to its students every year:
B.A. LL.B – (5 years)
LL.B. LL.M. – (4 years)
LL.M. – (1 year)
PG Diploma in Alternative Dispute Resolution – (1 year)
The university offers only 1 Postgraduate degree programme to its students every year i.e., LL.M. in Tax Laws. Only candidates with the bachelor’s degree in law or any other equivalent degree are eligible for admission to the programme.
Special concession will be given for people belonging to different categories such as SC/ST/BC etc. as well as special categories viz. Differently-abled etc. Seats are reserved for the candidates in accordance with rules of Andhra Pradesh State Government.
Candidates can register for admission by filling-in the online application form and submitting the required processing fee, on or before the last date. Admission to the LL.M. degree programme is done on the basis of marks secured by the candidates in the CLAT examination.
Mode of Application
Online & Offline Both
31st Mar, 2018
Last date for submitting the Application
31st Mar, 2018
Candidates must possess LL.B. or any other equivalent degree from a recognized university with minimum 55% marks (for Unreserved/OBC/Specially Abled Persons) and 50% (in case of SC/ST category candidates)
Candidates whose are awaiting their qualifying examination results or are due to appear in the qualifying examination in March/April 2018 are also eligible to appear in CLAT-2018 examination
How To Apply
Candidates can register themselves through CAPS (CLAT Online Application Processing System) only, available at the official CLAT website “www.clat.ac.in”
Upon successful registration, candidates will receive CAPS User ID and Password on the E-mail address and Mobile number provided by them
After logging-in with his/her User ID and password, the candidate should fill the online application form and upload his/her scanned photograph, signature, birth certificate and category certificate
The candidate will then proceed to the “Payment of the Application Fee” section where fee can be submitted either online or through Challan. Candidates can submit the application fee of Rs. 4000/- (unreserved/ OBC/ SAP category candidates) and Rs. 3500/- (SC/ST category candidates) through net banking, debit card/credit card
Candidates can also generate a Bank Challan, take its printout and submit the fee through it, in cash, at any ICICI branch. Upon successful payment, the same will be updated in the candidate’s profile on the CLAT Online Application Interface
Upon successful payment, the candidate should download the completely filled-in application with fee payment details for future reference
Enclosures for NRI/ foreign nationals/ NRI sponsored category candidates:
Copy of the Passport of the applicant / Sponsor.
Latest Character certificate from the institution last attended indicating that he/she has never been found guilty of misconduct during the study period.
School leaving Certificate/ College leaving Certificate.
Statement of marks at the qualifying examination (Intermediate/PUC/HSC/Etc.) and 10th standard.
Copy of the statement of marks at the Qualifying Examination (i.e. equivalent to Intermediate /PUC /HSC /etc) and percentage / conversion certificate in case of Grades.
Copy of the Birth Certificate.
Eight Stamp Sized Photographs of the Candidate.
One Photograph of the Local Guardian (who shall be a near/close relative) if any.
Damodaram Sanjivayya National Law University
Enclosures for Indian candidates:
Personal information (name, E-mail address, mobile number, date of birth, parent’s name, parent’s mobile number, etc.)
Address for communication (including PIN code)
Essential Qualification details (Percentage of marks/CGPA, University/college information)
Programme in which the candidate wishes to appear (UG Course or PG Course)
Three choices of CLAT examination cities
Front facing Passport size clear photograph of the Candidate with clear lenses
Signature of candidate
Scanned copy of SC/ST/SAP Certificates in pdf format only (if applicable)
Scanned copy of Domicile Category in pdf format only (if applicable)
Net banking login and password to make the application fee payment via online net banking mode.
In case the payment is to be made through debit card/credit card, then the candidate is required to have the information like debit card/credit card number, password, CVV number etc.
For International candidates:
NRI/ foreign nationals/ NRI sponsored category candidates can register themselves by downloading the application form and submitting it upon completion, along with the application fee of Rs. 5000/- through DD. DD should be drawn in favour of ‘Registrar, Damodaram Sanjivayya National Law University’ and payable at Visakhapatnam
Completed applications, along with the fee and necessary enclosures, should be submitted, in person or by post, within the stipulated time to the following address:
Selection of the candidate will be based on his/her rank in the merit list of CLAT 2018 examination.
DSNLU endows the following scholarships to its deserving candidates: