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Ranked 6 for Law by NIRF 2020
Ranked 5 for Law by NIRF 2019
Ranked 2 for Law by Indiatoday 2019
Ranked 3 for Law by The Week 2020
Ranked 3 for Law by The Week 2019
The West Bengal National University of Juridical Sciences - [NUJS], Kolkata

The West Bengal National University of Juridical Sciences - [NUJS], Kolkata

Kolkata, West Bengal BCI, UGC Estd 1999 State University Ranked 6 for Law by NIRF 2020+4 more

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The West Bengal National University of Juridical Sciences - [NUJS] Recent Admission Alerts and Updates

NUJS was established in 1999 by the Bar Council of India, in conjunction with the government of West Bengal. It is an autonomous law university offering courses at the undergraduate and postgraduate students. It is located in the salt lake city of Kolkata. It is considered to be one of the best amongst elite national law schools. The unvirsity offers the students a five year Integrated B.A./B.Sc. LLB(Hons.) degree programme at the undergraduate level and a master of laws at postgraduate level. The objectives of the university are:

  • To advance and disseminate learning and knowledge of law and legal processes and their role in national development
  • To promote legal knowledge and to make law and the legal process efficient instruments of social development
  • To develop in the student and research scholar a sense of responsibility to serve society in the field of law by developing skills with regard to advocacy, legal service, legislation, law reforms and the like
  • To promote inter-disciplinary study of law in relation to management, technology, international cooperation and development

Infrastructure:

  • The main campus of the college is located on 5 acres plot on salt lake. The campus is well connected to railway stations in Kolkata and Kolkata airport
  • The academic block of the campus has the NUJS library; two fully air conditioned conference rooms; two huge lecture theatres
  • The campus also has an auditorium and a gymnasium for the students and the staff and faculties of NUJS
  • NUJS has built its own auditorium, on campus, with all modern facilities.

Reservation criteria:

Resrvation criteria for B.A./B.SC. LL.B (Hons.) Programme

Category

Number of Seats

General

78

S.C

15

S.T

08

Persons with Disabilities

02

Foreign Nationals

04

NRIs/NRI-Sponsored

18

Resrvation criteria for LL.M.

Category

Total Seats

General

30

SC

06

ST

03

Person with Disability

01

Foreign National

02

Research centres:

  • Centre for Gender research Law.
  • Centre for Human Rights and Citizenship Studies
  • Centre for WTO Law
  • Centre for Women and Law

Schools in NUJS:

  • The School of Criminal Justice &Administration (SCJA)
  • The School of Economic & Business Laws (SEBL)
  • The School of Legal Practice & Development (SLPD)
  • The School of Private Laws & Comparative Jurisprudence (SPLCJ)
  • The School of Public Law & Governance (SPLG)
  • The School of Social Sciences (SSS)
  • The School of Technology, Law & Development

Extra-curricular Activities:

Student Juridicial Association (SJA)- It is the students body of the college The SJA has an Executive Council which is constituted by representatives from the various Student Committees of the SJA and an elected Class Representative from each of the five batches of students

SJA Societies:

  • Moot Court Society
  • Library Committee
  • Literary and Debating Society
  • Cultural Committee
  • Magazine Committee
  • Cyber Committee
  • Sports Committee

Legal Aid Society- The Legal Aid Society of the college has following categories of activities

  • Legal Aid and Clinic Counselling- The legal clinic aid has been set up as a permanent body to provide free legal advice and resolution of disputes without long drawn and expensive litigation
  • Human Rights and Public Education- For empowering people through legal education and instilling in them consciousness about their rights and duties
  • Youth For Social Justice- It is a social awareness program that targets the youth with the objective of creting great mind aspects of the students
  • Law Enforcement Assistance- This is an subcommittee that works with law enforcement authorities such as government, pollution control board. It provides an interface to promote legal awareness amongst people
  • Para Legal Services and Training- The main purpose of this activity is to build relationships with those agencies who works with NGOs
  • Public Interest Advocacy Support services- In the form of documentation, obtaining empirical data and other allied research are to be provided for public advocacy of popular concerns and public interest litigations
  • Lok Adalat and ADR assistance- This society organizes lok adalats in association with W.B legal aid authority

Facilities:

Library and Computer Centre:

  • The Library occupies a central location in the academic block of the University in the ground floor, mezzanine floor and the Computer Centre in the first floor
  • It provides seating arrangement for approximately 300 users, with a separate group discussion room, apart from main reading hall and additional reading room
  • The Library & Computer Centre hosts about 70 computers, thin clients &terminals in N-Computing system
  • The library collection is nearly about 20,000 titles and over 6,500 bound volumes of journals including titles donated by renowned personalities and organizations and e-books
  • The library presently subscribes to 100 print journals & magazines and 13 newspapers
  • The library presently subscribes to 100 print journals & magazines and 13 newspapers

Hostel:

  • The Campus itself has one academic and two hostel blocks i.e. two seven storied halls of residence for girls and boys each with Mess, Air-conditioned Recreation Room and Dining Halls
  • The Boys Hostel has a capacity of accommodating 294 students and the Girls Hostel has the capacity of accommodating 251 student
  • The residential students are provided with sports facilities including an air-conditioned gym and other recreational facilities
  • The hostels are wired with Internet access as well as wi-fi connectivity
  • The University also has a Medical Officer Doctor and Psychotherapist who are available in the University at scheduled hours

Festivals:

  • Outlawed- It is the annual cultural fest of NUJS. It is a three day cultural fest hosting the melang of music, art, theatre etc. In addition to these there are performances by the very renowned artists like Agnee, Pentagram, Adavaita, Junkyard Groove
  • Invicta- It is NUJS annual Sports fest which has tweleve formal events in all

Scholarships and awards:

Scholarships, awards and medals

Criteria

The Saroja Gopalkrishnan Scholarship

Best two students of L.L.M. are awarded with Rs. 2000 cash

University Gold Medal

First rank in B.A/B.Sc. LLB (Hons.) programme

Sir Ashutosh Mookerjee Memorial Gold Medal

First rank in BA/B.Sc. LLB (Hons) programme

University Medal

Second rank in BA/B,Sc LLB (Hons.) programme

Justice V.R. Krishna Iyer Gold Medal

Securing highest marks in Criminal Law

Deshapran Smriti Raksha cash prize of Rs. 50,000

First rank holder of B.A/ B.Sc. LL.B.

Deshapran Smriti Raksha cash prize of Rs. 30,000

First rank holder of L.L.M.

The West Bengal National University of Juridical Sciences - [NUJS], Kolkata Fees & Eligibility

CourseFeesEligibility
BALLB {Hons.}₹2.42 Lakhs (1st Year Fees)10+2 with 45% + CLAT
L.L.M₹1.44 Lakhs (Total Fees)L.L.B. with 50% + CLAT
Certification₹1,000 (Total Fees)-
PG Diploma₹36,000 (Total Fees)-
B.Sc + L.L.B₹2.44 Lakhs (1st Year Fees)10+2 with 45% + CLAT
M.Phil₹67,000 (Total Fees)Post Graduation
Ph.D₹67,000 (1st Year Fees)Post Graduation
Select Degree : BALLB {Hons.} L.L.M L.L.D Certification PG Diploma B.Sc + L.L.B M.Phil Ph.D Diploma + 3 More
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        Ranking of The West Bengal National University of Juridical Sciences - [NUJS]
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        Law  #6 out of 20  in  India 2020 ( #5 out of 15 India 2019 )

        #2nd in West Bengal


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        Law  #2 out of 45  in  India 2019

        #1st in Kolkata


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        Law  #3 out of 37  in  India 2020 ( #3 out of 35 India 2019 )

        #1st in West Bengal


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          Rohit GoyalBA LLB
          Batch : 2024
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          National University of Juridical Sciences is among the best law schools in the country. It has good placement records from tier 1 law firms like AZB, Luthra, Trilegal, Amarchand Mangaldas, J Sagar Associates etc. Its professors are graduates from prestigious universities from India and abroad.

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          NagmaBA LLB
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          WBNUJS is one of the top 5 law institutes in India. It is mostly preferred over other NLUs because of its huge alumni base. This NLU was founded after NLSIU and NALSAR. This has been a contributing factor for its strong alumnus network.

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          There are many factors that drove me to take admission in NUJS. It is among the top 5 NLUs in India. It has very huge alumni base so one can find NUJS alumni in every field of law, be it corporate firms or civil services. Tier 1 law firms recruit graduates from here.

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          Vibhor GoyalBA LLB HONS.
          Batch : 2022
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          9 /10

          National University of Juridical Sciences, Kolkata ranks 3rd among all the NLUs in India. It has a fantastic campus. Faculties are well-learned. Students are from diverse backgrounds. The college has tie-up with Sports Authority of India, so for sports enthusiasts like me it is great.

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          VikasB.A. LLB
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          9.7 /10

          WBNUJS is situated in the city of joy. Students from different states of India study here. A student studying in NUJS not only gets a chance to study law in one of the best law colleges in India, but also experiences a cultural diversity which is rarely found anywhere.

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          Naman AgBA LL.B.
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          10 /10

          NUJS is 3rd best law college among the 20 NLUs that one gets to choose from while giving preference for CLAT exam. It was established in the year 1999 hence it has a huge alumni base in all fields of law.

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          Ritika SharmaBA LLB Hons.
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          I have chosen BA LLB course in NUJS. NUJS is one of the top 3 law colleges among NLUs. It has a phenomenal track record of placements in best law firms of India. Many students from NUJS have been involved in governmental affairs. NUJS has several alumnus in different fields of law.

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          Ayush AgarwalB.A. LLB (Hons.)
          Batch : 2024
          9.3
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          9.3 /10

          It is pretty well known university, so it was the basic factor to take admission in this university. The academics and the well trained teachers is the thing that I like the most about the college. I opted for this course because it was my dream so as to go in a premier Law school.

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          Geeta MalhotraBA LL.B.
          Batch : 2022
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          9 /10

          NUJS is situated right in the middle of main city of Kolkata. Airport is not far from the campus like some NLUs. High Court is also at just an hour away from our college. So it is easy for a student to go to the High Court to intern on weekends.

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          VaishaliB.A LLB (Hons)
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          10 /10

          NUJS is university which ranks among the top 5 law colleges in our country. Many academicians and lawyers I have met suggested me to join NUJS. Above all its chancellor is the CJI of Supreme Court of India.

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          Dr. Ambedkar Bhavan 12, LB Block, Sector III, Salt Lake City
          Kolkata - 700098
          West Bengal , India

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          033-23357379 , 23350765 , 23352806 , 23352809 , 23352811 , 23352812

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          PUSHPENDU NASKAR

          I have completed the LL.B /2016,F.M.Univ. I would like to take admission for LL.M course Aa early as possible..

          05 Oct, 2017 19:36
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          Sakshi Garg Expert

          Hi Pushpendu, You will be selected on the basis of CLAT (Common Law Entrance Test) 2016 for Post-Graduate Programmes.

          07 Oct, 2017 12:32
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          Ravi Kumar

          I WANA TAKE ADMISION

          19 Sep, 2017 00:10
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          Kalpana Sharma Expert

          Hi Ravi, Please let me know which course, you want to get admission?

          19 Sep, 2017 18:18
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          Shreeya Agarwal

          Isn't there an option for pursuing just L.L.B (Not the integrated course) for already graduate students?

          03 Jul, 2017 11:07
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          Nabanita das

          wanted to about the scholarships..which can be put forward..as in my case it is little difficult to afford the fees..if i dont get the scholarship

          22 Feb, 2017 17:03
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          Admin

          Hi Nabanita, for scholarship details, you may click the link http://collegedunia.com/university/26016-the-west-bengal-national-university-of-juridical-sciences-nujs-kolkata

          30 Mar, 2017 15:06
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          Pushp Raj singh

          i want to know how to take admission in your college and what is the average fees and duration of llb course

          22 Feb, 2017 17:03
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          Admin

          Hi Pushpraj, this college provides integrated course, that is, B.A.L.L.B. course and to know about this course, you may click the link http://collegedunia.com/university/26016-the-west-bengal-national-university-of-juridical-sciences-nujs-kolkata/courses-fees

          30 Mar, 2017 15:01
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          RITUBRATA DEBNATH

          fees structute plz

          22 Feb, 2017 17:03
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