College of law for women, Andhra Pradesh was established under Andhra Mahila Sabha in the memory of Dr. (Smt). Durgabai Deshmukh. Here, the traditional academic excellence is blended with freedom for enquiry; the individual viewpoints receive due respect. The institute endeavours to prepare the students who have leadership traits and attitude of service towards others. The objective of the college is to provide legal education through the realization of the values incorporated in the Constitution of India. It strives to prepare the legal professionals who are capable to play role in decisive leadership as advocates and allied professions. It aims at preparing professionals who are capable enough to meet the challenges emerging out of globalisation and modernisation. The primary focus is to bring gender based equality in the legal reforms by removal of any sort of discrimination.
Facts and figure of College of law for women:
Year of establishment
Bar Council of India
Govt., of A.P
Andhra Mahila Sabha
Number of volumes in the library
Textbooks in the library
Practical training is imparted to the students: The students are given practical training in law and for this purpose editing the law journal is an essential part of the curriculum. A problem centered approach is followed where the students have to undertake several case studies and have to make field visits; in order to get acquainted with real life scenario.
Provision of scholarships, awards and medals: For encouraging the students of backward class to pursue legal studies several scholarships are provided to them. Excellence in academics is appreciated by awarding prizes and medals.
Introduction to treasure of legal knowledge through intensive library: The College has an exhaustive legal library which stores some of the rare and precious volumes of national and international publication; some of them go back to 1558. The modern forum is available in form of internet, DVDs and CDs.
Provision of placement in renowned companies: Many of the students are absorbed by renowned MNCs such as Bajaj Allianz, Quislex, Thomson & Thomson and prestigious government services.