B.A. Legal Studies

3 Years Program

Program Overview

B.A. in Legal Studies at IILM University, Greater Noida, is a three-year undergraduate program designed to impart a profound understanding of legal systems and principles. Unlike traditional law degrees that prepare students for legal practice, this programme provides a comprehensive foundation in legal studies suitable for various legal and quasi-legal careers, as well as advanced academic pursuits in law.

Future Prospects and Vision

B.A. Legal Studies program at IILM University, Greater Noida, is designed not just as an academic journey but as a launchpad for future leaders in the legal field. With a curriculum that emphasizes interdisciplinary learning, practical experience, and global perspectives, the program aims to equip students with the skills and knowledge necessary to excel in various legal careers and to contribute meaningfully to society. As the legal landscape continues to evolve, our commitment to innovation and excellence ensures that our graduates are well-prepared to meet the challenges and seize the opportunities that lie ahead.

This programme caters to students with a passion for legal studies and those seeking to understand the impact of law on various aspects of society, providing a robust foundation for diverse career paths and advanced legal education.

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The primary objectives of B.A. Legal Studies program are:
1. To equip students with core legal knowledge and understanding for pursuing legal education or specialized postgraduate programs.
2. To combine legal studies with insights from other disciplines for holistic educational experience.
3. To foster critical thinking, analytical skills, legal research, and effective communication.
4. To impart hands-on training through internships, practical assignments, and field visits.

IILM University aims to establish international collaborations to offer exchange programmes, joint research initiatives, and global internships. These partnerships will enhance the global exposure of students, enabling them to engage with diverse legal systems and practices.

The program promotes community engagement and outreach activities, enabling students to apply their legal knowledge to real-world challenges. Through partnerships with local NGOs, legal aid clinics, and community organizations, students participate in pro bono work, legal awareness campaigns, and community service projects. This hands-on experience helps students develop a sense of social responsibility and a commitment to justice.

B.A. Legal Studies program emphasizes research and innovation, encouraging students to engage in independent and collaborative research projects. These projects are designed to foster critical thinking and advance the understanding of complex legal issues. Students are guided by experienced faculty members and have access to a wealth of resources, including legal databases and research centres.

In recognition of the growing importance of technology in the legal field, B.A. Legal Studies program includes courses on technology and law. These courses cover topics such as cybersecurity, data privacy, and the legal implications of emerging technologies. Students gain insights into how technological advancements are shaping the legal landscape and learn to navigate the complexities of technology-related legal issues.

Completed 10+2 or an equivalent examination with a minimum of 50% marks from CBSE, ISC, State boards, IB, or other government-recognized boards.

B.A. Legal Studies program is structured across six semesters over three years, with a blend of core courses, electives, and experiential learning components.

The programme integrates diverse teaching methodologies, including lectures, seminars, workshops and field visits. Emphasis is placed on active learning, critical analysis, and practical application of legal concepts. Senior faculty members and industry experts conduct the sessions

Graduates of B.A. Legal Studies program have a wide array of career opportunities, including roles as:

  • Paralegals
  • Legal Researchers
  • Compliance Officers
  • Policy Analysts
  • Human Rights Advocates

Additionally, the program prepares students for pursuing legal education, such as LL.B and postgraduate studies in legal disciplines.

Admissions Open for 2024
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