National Academy of Legal Studies and Research University, popularly known as NALSAR is located in Telangana, Hyderabad. The university offers courses for candidates aspiring to pursue a bright career in the field of law. The programmes available at the university are Integrated BA LLB (Hons.), Postgraduate programmes in LLM, MBA, Aviation Law and Air Transport Management, Space and Telecommunication Laws with various specializations.
The application forms for all courses can be submitted through online mode only. Candidates can visit the official website of the university.
The admission will be offered to the candidates who will qualify the entrance exam or CLAT exam. CLAT exam is scheduled to be conducted in second week of May. The entrance test for MBA programme will be conducted in third week of June, while M.Phil and PhD entrance tests will be held in second week of October.
Ranked as the best law university across the nation, NALSAR provides admissions to candidates who wish to pursue an integrated course in BA LLB. The programme is for 5 years duration. Candidates will have to fill the application forms till March 31. The number of seats available for this programme are 105. The registration can be done by visiting the official website of the university.
The eligibility criteria and the admission process followed for BA LLB is as follows:
|BA.LLB||Candidates who have passed 10+2 examinations with minimum 45% aggregate marks can apply for this course. A relaxation of 5% marks is given to the candidates of reserved category||CLAT|
Candidates need to appear and qualify for CLAT exam to be selected for the admission process. The CLAT score of the candidate will determine whether he/she is eligible for BA LLB (Hons.) A merit list will be prepared on the basis of rank obtained by candidates in the CLAT exam.
Registration for MBA admissions at NALSAR University will end on March 31. Interested candidates can apply for various specializations offered under MBA programme such as Court Management, Corporate Governance, Financial Services and Capital Markets, Sustainability and Innovation Management, Marketing Management, Human Resource Management and Business Regulations. The duration of MBA course is 2 years. Total number of 60 candidates will be admitted to this course. The eligibility criteria set for MBA course is as follows:
|MBA||Court Management, Corporate Governance, Financial Services and Capital Markets, Sustainability and Innovation Management, Marketing Management, Human Resource Management and Business Regulations||Candidates must have a graduate degree with at least 50% marks in aggregate from a recognized university.||CAT, XAT, CMAT, GMAT, GRE Or N-MET|
Candidates with valid CAT/XAT/CMAT/GMAT/GRE or N-MET scores will be selected for MBA admissions. The university will release a merit list on the basis of the score obtained by candidates in qualifying exams. Shortlisted candidates will then be called for Group Discussion and Interview thereafter. A final merit list will be released with the names of selected candidates who will be called in order to complete the application process.
The university offers admissions to eligible candidates to LLM programme. There are various specializations offered under LLM programme such as Legal Pedagogy, Corporate and Commercial Laws, Intellectual Property Laws, International Trade Laws, Personal laws, Public Law and Legal Theory. The time duration for this course is 1 year. The eligibility requirement for LLM admissions is as follows:
|LLM||Legal Pedagogy, Corporate and Commercial Laws, Intellectual Property Laws, International Trade Laws, Personal laws, Public Law and Legal Theory||Candidates must have a LLB degree or equivalent with at least 55% marks in aggregate from a recognized university. A relaxation of 5% marks is given to reserved category candidates||CLAT|
The selection of the candidates will be based on the CLAT exam score. The CLAT exam will be conducted in the second week of May . Those with valid CLAT score will be to complete the admission process.
Apart from LLM and MBA programmes, now candidates can pursue other PG programmes from NALSAR University. The programmes offered for post graduate degree are as follows:
The PG Diploma course offered for eligible candidates are:
The eligibility criteria for both PG and PG Diploma course is as follows:
|PG||Aviation Law and Air Transport Management, Space and Telecommunication Laws||Bachelor’s degree or an equivalent degree in any discipline from any recognized university with 50% marks Or 3-year Degree/Diploma in Aircraft Maintenance Engineering (AME) along with three years’ industry experience.||Entrance test + GD + Interview|
|PG Diploma||Aviation Law and Air Transport Management, GIS and Remote Sensing Laws||Bachelor’s degree or an equivalent degree in any discipline from any recognized university with 50% marks Or 3-year Degree/Diploma in Aircraft Maintenance Engineering (AME) along with three years’ industry experience.||Entrance test + GD + Interview|
The candidates will have to appear for a written SOP exam on the basis of which, shortlisted candidates will be called for Group Discussion. Those who clear the GD round will be further called for the Personal Interview. A merit list of finally selected candidates will be prepared on the basis of their performance in qualifying exam and other stages of selection process.
NALSAR University is renowned research institute pan-country for those who wish to pursue M. Phil and PhD programme in the field of law. The research programmes, both M.Phil and PhD are of 1 years’ time. Candidates will have to appear for an entrance exam conducted by the university in second week of October. For M. Phil programme, total 10 candidates will be given admissions, while for PhD programme 48 seats are combinedly available for various specializations.
The eligibility requirements for both the programmes are as follows:
|M.Phil||Law||A master’s degree in the field of law with a minimum of 55% aggregate marks shall be required from a recognized university||Entrance test + Interview|
|PhD||Constitutional Law, IPR, Personal Laws, International Law Sociology of Law, Disability Rights, Legal Theory, Environmental Law, Labour Laws, Administrative Law, Criminal Law, Corporate Law, International Relations, Law and Poverty, Aviation Law, Private International Law, Women Health and Child Rights, International Trade Law, Business Administration||Candidates with a master’s degree in the field of law or relevant field can apply for this course, provided they have scored at least 55% aggregate marks in it. High court judges with 3 years of experience can also apply.||Entrance test + Interview|
The candidates will have to appear for a written test conducted by the authorities to get selected for the interview process. The interview shall be based on the research methodology and survey of the literature. Candidates will be asked to submit a proposal of 1000 words including hypothesis and the statement of problem prior to the interview session.
Note that candidates who have cleared UGC-NET/ JRF/ SLET/ M.Phil need not sit for the entrance test. Such candidates shall be called directly for the interview session only.
NALSAR University of Law
Post Box No. 1
Justice City, Shameerpet
R.R. Distt. 500 101 Telangana, India
|Application For Law Distance MA & PD Diploma||29 Apr - 01 Jul, 2020|
|XAT Application||20 Aug - 15 Dec, 2019|
|XAT Exam||06 Jan, 2020|
|CLAT Application||01 Jan - 01 Mar, 2020|
|CLAT Exam||08 May, 2020|
|Last Date to Apply for Ph.D||31 May, 2020|
|Last Date to Apply for LLM-Ph.D.||22 Apr, 2020|
|LLM-Ph.D. Exam||18 May, 2020|
|Last Date to Apply for MBA||31 Jan, 2020|
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College