Government Law College Madurai (Tamil Nadu), was established by Government of India to meet the long felt needs of the southern districts of Tamil Nadu. GLC is one of the six government law colleges in the state of Tamil Nadu. Like the rest of the law colleges in the state, it is administered by Tamil Nadu’s Department of legal studies. The college is one of the premier institutions imparting legal Education in the state. The students of Government law college Madurai are provided an appropriate atmosphere of higher judiciary around best for their judiciary approach. The blue print of the college was prepared by the then Director of legal studies, Prof. A. Palaniswamy.

Facts and Figures

Establishment Year


Affiliated to

Tamil Nadu Dr. Ambedkar Law University

Approved by

Bar Council of India (BCI)

Established by

Government of India

Faculty Members


How to reach

Nearest railway station is Madurai Main railway station

Why to join Government Law college Madurai ?

  • Activities: The Moot Courts are organized by the college which provide perfect judiciary environment and practical approach to the students which help them to become a good lawyer.

  • Trainings: “English Literary Club” has been functioning in the college to provide a platform for the less-advantaged and the disadvantaged section of the students to develop them with the required skills to face the challenges and hurdles they have to face in their future with confidence.