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LLB

LLB (Bachelor of Legislative Law)

Bachelor of Legislative Law is an undergraduate law degree. It is a requirement for anyone who wants to enter the field of judicature and law. It is a 3 years duration course. It helps to develop skills like  problem-solving, communication and judgment.

The law is a distinctive set of categorized rules and regulations under which any society or country is governed.

 LL.M. is unorthodox abbreviated as LL.B. LLB is a degree acquired after the completion of three years of study from a Bar Council of India [BCI]-approved Law college.

The LLB syllabus under the subjects is designed in order to allow the innate understanding and comprehension of the Indian legal system. The students are also trained in a comprehensive understanding of the balance between the Legislation, the Executive, and the Judiciary.

Key Highlights:

Degree

Bachelors

Full Form

Bachelor of Laws [Legum Baccalaureus]

Duration

Course Duration of Bachelor of Laws [LLB] is 3 Years.

Age

Age limit has been removed by BCI

Minimum Percentage

45% in Bachelors Degree from any discipline

Subjects Required

No specific subject is required

Core subjects

Criminal Law, Family Law, International Law, Cyber Law, Corporate Law

Average Fees Incurred

The average LLB course fee ranges from INR 22,000 - 2 L per annum

Similar Options of Study

BA LLB, B.Com LLB, BBA LLB, B.Sc LLB

Average Salary Offered

The average LLB salary is INR 3 L - 1 Cr per annum

Employment Roles

Attorney General, District & Sessions Judge, Munsifs (Sub-Magistrate), Advocate, Public Prosecutor, Solicitor, Legal Advisor, Legal Manager, Associate Attorney, Legal Counsel, HR Manager etc.

Placement Opportunities

ICICI Bank, LexisNexis, Archer Daniels Midland Company, Kla-Tencor Corporation, Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. are some of the top recruiters. If not, private practice has a wide range of opportunities

Course Eligibility:

Admission Process:

LLB Admission usually takes place through entrance exams..

Entrance Exams:

LLB entrance exam conducted by the different institutes located all over the country.

Syllabus:

Law being a wide course, covers enough topics from several LLB subjects like Labour and Industrial Law, Law of Taxation, Administrative Law, Criminal law, Jurisprudence, etc.

Year 1

Year 2

Year 3

Labor Law

Law of Evidence

Code of Criminal Procedure

Family Law I

Property Law including the transfer of Property Act

Company Law

Crime

Arbitration, Conciliation & Alternative

Civil Procedure Code (CPC)

Family Laws II

Jurisprudence

Interpretation of Statutes

Law of Tort & Consumer Protection Act

Practical Training - Legal Aid

Legal Writing

Constitutional Law

Human Rights & International Law

Land Laws including ceiling and other local laws

Professional Ethics

Environmental Law

Administrative Law

Women & Law

International Economics Law

Practical Training - Moot Court and Drafting

 

Specializations:

A graduate in LLB is offered a list of specializations which they may choose to pursue:

Salary:

The average course salary offered to a graduate of LLB is INR 3 lakhs - 1 crore per annum. 

Colleges:

Sl. No.

Name of the Institute

City

1

National Law School of India University

Bangalore

2

NALSAR University of Law

Hyderabad

3

Gujarat National Law University

Gandhinagar

4

The West Bengal National University of Juridical Sciences

Kolkata

5

Symbiosis Law School

Pune

6

National Law University

New Delhi

7

Amity Law School

New Delhi

8

Faculty of Law, BHU

 Varanasi

Distance LLB:

Sl. No.

College/University

City

1

National Law School of India University Bangalore (NLSIU DED)

Bangalore

2

Kashmir University

 

3

Guru Nanak Dev University

 

4

Dr Ambedkar Law University

Tamil Nadu

5

Banaras Hindu University

Banaras

6

Faculty of Law – Jamia Millia Islamia 

New Delhi

7

Visva-Bharati University, Santiniketan

West Bengal

8

Kalinga University

Bhubaneswar

9

Kurukshetra University

 Haryana

10

Shreemati Nathibai Damodar Thackersey Women’s University (SNDT)

Mumbai

11

The Government Law College

Mumbai

12

NALSAR University of Law

Hyderabad

13

Law Centre NO II ARSD College Dhaula Kuan

New Delhi

14

Motilal Nehru Institute

Allahabad

15

ILS Law College

 Pune

Jobs and Career Opportunities:

Some popular job profiles that candidates can pursue after securing an LLB degree are as mentioned below:

Top Recruiters:

The top legal firms that are known to hire law graduates are listed below:

  1. Amarchand & Mangaldas & Suresh A Shroff & Co.
  2. AZB & Partners
  3. Khaitan & CO
  4. J Sagar Associates
  5. Luthra & Luthra Law Offices
  6. Trilegal
  7. S&R Associates
  8. Economic Laws Practice
  9. Desai & Diwanji
  10. Talwar Thakore & Associates

Job Profile

Job Description

Average Salary (INR)

Legal Counsel

A Legal Counsel guides the important people of the company about different legal terms and conditions and helps to save the company from any legal damage.

10 LPA

Legal Expert Advisor

A Legal Advisor develops and presents content in a large forum geared to inform internal and external clients and consultants on unique legal issues and other regulatory developments affecting plans and programs, providing advice on strategy and design of the company.

5.5 LPA

Legal Administrator

A Legal Administrator usually helps lawyers in the documentation process and other activities related to a case or a client.

6 LPA

Corporate Lawyer

They are the experts in commercial law and are responsible for ensuring that the company’s transactions comply with corporate laws and regulations.

5 LPA

Law Officer

They are responsible to regulate all the legal aspects of the organization. Their main job is to keep the organization out of legal trouble.

4.8 LPA

Legal Associate

They are responsible to coordinate with the clients. They understand their legal requirements and formulate them. They usually work under a lawyer or in some firm.

4.5 LPA

Lecturer

They will generate and take lessons and lectures to cover the law course syllabus in a college or a university.

4 LPA

Government Lawyer

The government in all the legal aspects, from formulating to applying to regulating.

3 LPA