The Faculty of Law of Delhi University is an esteemed public university in the field of legal studies. It is one of the largest law schools in India. Starting from the year 1924, this department has produced some of the finest Supreme court and High Court judges, advocates, political leaders and policy makers.

Department offers a 3 year LLB degree course, 2 years LLM degree course and a 3years Ph.D. Admission is based on DU’s Entrance Exam.

The institute provides legal education at a negligible cost. The faculty members have unparalleled expertise. The department attracts students from various parts of the country.With more than 130 teachers and approximately 7000 students, the department functions within limited resources.

Packages offered to selected students are good.Highest package offered is 18 lakh. Average packages range between 5-6 LPA.

Online registration begins from 20th June 2021 and will remain open till 4th July 2021. Current intake of students is 2400. course. New ideas are welcomed and dedication to learning and knowledge creation is appreciated by the university.

Faculty Of Law, DU: Key Points

  • Faculty Of Law DU is “A+”NAAC accredited Public University with a score of 3.28 by NAAC..
  • Admission is entrance based.
  • The university holds a 6th position as per India Today ranking in 2019 and a 5th position in the ranking done by The Week in 2020 out of 37 in India and 1st in Delhi.
  • Additional facilities provided to students are hostel, library and Moot Court.
  • 15% seats are reserved for SC candidates and 7.5% seats are for ST candidates.
  • For physically handicapped candidates, the reservation is 3%.
  • 5% of total available seats are for Sports and ExtraCurricular activities quota.
  • Various scholarships are provided to students.

Faculty Of Law, DU: Courses and Fees

Top courses along with fees, specialization, duration and eligibility have mentioned below:

Course

Fees

Eligibility Criteria

Selection Criteria

LL.B.

Rs.5428 1st year fees. Total Rs. 22884 for 3 years

Graduate or Post graduate with 50% min aggregate marks

Entrance exam of DU LLB CET Score

LL.M.

Rs. 5729 1st year fees.

3 year/5 year LL.B. with min 50% marks or equivalent grade in aggregate

Entrance exam of DU LLM Score

Ph.D. in Law

-

Candidate must have passed LL.M. or equivalent degree

NET/JRF/DU Ph.D. Law Entrance Test and Synopsis

Faculty Of Law, DU: Cut off

Round 1

Stream

Category

Rank

L.L.B.

General

91

L.L.B.

Schedule Caste

155

L.L.B.

Schedule Tribe

202

L.L.B.

Other Backward Class

134

Round 2

Stream

Category

Rank

L.L.B.

General

99

L.L.B.

Schedule Caste

164

L.L.B.

Schedule Tribe

224

L.L.B.

Other Backward Class

141

Round 3

Stream

Category

Rank

L.L.B.

General

101

L.L.B.

Schedule Caste

166

L.L.B.

Schedule Tribe

229

L.L.B.

Other Backward Class

143

L.L.B.

PwD

315

Round 4

Stream

Category

Rank

L.L.B.

General

99

L.L.B.

Scheduled Caste

163

L.L.B.

Schedule Tribe

230

L.L.B.

Other Backward Class

140

Faculty Of Law, DU: Placements

The main highlights of Faculty of Law, DU are given below:

  • Second year onwards students are eligible for placement.
  • Many companies and law firms visit the campus with placement opportunities.
  • Packages offered to selected students are good.Highest package offered is 18 lakh. Average packages range between 5-6 LPA.
  • Most recruiters are local law firms and NGOs.
  • Internships are also offered to the students but not all of them are paid.
  • Below are the names of recruiters and organizations providing Internships to the students of the Institute

Recruiters

Internship

Bajaj Allianz

Crawford Bailey and Co.

Capital First

ALMT Legal

DSK Legal

DSK Legal

HDFC

Ernst and Young

ICICI Lombard GIC

BD Medical Technology

Future Generali

Global Legal Associates

Wipro

ONGC Ltd.

AK Singh and Co.

O.P. Khaitan and Co.

PNB Housing

ALMT Legal

Desai and Diwanji and many more

Advani and Co

Faculty Of Law, DU: Scholarships

  • Delhi Government provides scholarships to SC,ST,OBC and other Minority classes details of which are available at the official website. Details are as follows:

Scholarship name

Eligibility Criteria

Merit Scholarship to SC/ST/OBC/Minority, Delhi

Candidates must be

  1. Domicile of Delhi
  2. Must belong to SC/ST/OBC/Minority
  3. Must be studying in recognized colleges/professional/technical institutions
  4. Must have scored above 60% in previous academic year

Family income criteria

  1. For OBC/Minority Category- Annual income of INR 2 LAKHS.
  2. Family Income Criteria not applicable for SC/ST.

For Minority candidates, they must have been residents of Delhi for 3 years in the past.

Post Matric Scholarship for OBC students

Candidates must

  1. Belong to OBC Category
  2. Be studying in class 11 to post graduation within India.
  3. Have domicile of Delhi.
  4. Have annual family income less than 1 lakh.

Post Matric Scholarship for SC students

Applicant must

  1. Belong to Scheduled Caste
  2. Have annual income less than 2.5 lakhs
  3. Be pursuing post matriculation/posts secondary level study
  • The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung Scholarship is also provided to students: The scholarship is awarded to post graduation and Ph.D. students who want to study in Germany. Stipend amount varies for both categories.
  • For Post Grad students it is Euro 850 and for Ph.D. students it is Euro 1200. Criteria is that the student must have been selected in one of the partner universities or colleges along with a proof of German language proficiency.
  • Separate application forms must be submitted by students to become eligible for scholarship.

Faculty Of Law, DU: FAQS

Ques: Why should I apply for Faculty of Law, DU LL.B.?

Ans: It is a prestigious law course and is recognized not only in India but in Abroad as well. Alumni record is very strong. Students will get the opportunity to come across great legal stalwarts through conferences, meetings etc.

Ques: Can students appearing for final year graduation exam apply for Faculty of Law, DU LL.B. Entrance Exam?

Ans: Such candidates can appear for entrance tests. However at the time of admission they should have cleared their final graduation exam.

Ques: What are the different centres for admission to the Faculty of Law, DU LL.B.?

Ans: There are 3 centres in the Law Faculty. They are Campus Law Centre(CLC), Law Centre-I(LC-I) and Law Centre- II(LC-II).

Ques: What are the class timings of Faculty of Law, DU?

Ans: Class timings are as follows:

CLC- 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

LC-I- 2:00 p.m. to 7: 00 p.m.

LC-II - 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Ques: What a candidate should do after counselling at Faculty of Law, DU?

Ans: Candidate has to visit the admin office of the centre where he/she is getting admission. Students will receive one ID Card. A close check should be kept by the student on the Notice board and centre’s website for further information.