Global Rank (Out of Colleges)
#5 [Out of 45]
#7 [Out of 35]
497 [Out of 700]
Faculty of Law is on one of the famous institutes for legal education in the country. It is located in the campus of Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi. It is one of the earliest faculties started in the campus of main university. The Law School was established in the year 1921 and a team of Allahabad High Courts advocates were the faculty members. BHU is one of the 6th law institutes in the country to establish CLINICAL LEGAL SERVICES. It is one of the premier law institutes in India which provide excellent legal education with true essence. BHU played an important role in providing quality legal education in India. The college is recognized by the Bar Council of India.
The building of Law School was constructed just like the Harvard Law School. The entire building has 5 distinct sections namely the Academic Section, Faculty Offices, Seminar Rooms & Library, Moot Court and Well-equipped Classrooms. Round-the-clock Wi-Fi Internet Connection is available in the law school campus. The College has a library rich in books and journals. It possesses more than 80,000 books including more than 135 national and international Research Journals. The main courses provided by the college are 3 Year Full-Time LL.B Programme and 2 Year Full-Time LL.M Programme. In addition to these courses, the college also offers education in other law subjects such as Law and Poverty, Law Environment and Law and Population. BHU is also a research center for various subjects namely International Law, Law of Taxation, Intellectual Property Rights, Constitutional Law and Personal Law. The Law School offers 100% Job Placement in leading law firms.