Gujarat National Law University
Updated on: Apr 16, 2013
Gujarat National Law University (GNLU) is the statutory university established by the Govt. of Gujarat National Law University Act, 2003. The University is recognized by the Bar Council of India (BCI) and University Grants Commission (UGC) (2f & 12b). The University is also member of the Association of Indian Universities (AIU) and the University is functioning as nodal agency to uplift the legal education in the State of Gujarat.
"The objectives of the University," the GNLU Act 2003 proclaims, " shall be to advance and disseminate learning and knowledge of law and legal processes and their role in national development: to develop in the students and the research scholars sense of responsibility to serve society in the field of law by developing skills in regard to advocacy, legal services, legislation, parliamentary practice, law reforms and such other matters; to make law and legal processes efficient instruments of social development; and to promote inter-disciplinary study of law in relation to management, technology, international cooperation and development."
Since its inception the University has been holding regular in-house Moot Court competitions where-in meritorious students are sent abroad for participating in Moot Court jamborees. The hub of activity happens to be our Moot Court Committee and the Legal Aid Clinic, which have developed a workable and efficient interface with the industry and the Judiciary to the satisfaction of us all.
GNLU offers courses at the undergraduate, postgraduate and doctorate level. It also offers diploma courses in Criminology and Forensic Management. Click here for the course details.
Admission to undergraduate courses is based on CLAT scores. For admission to LLM (postgraduate) course, one has to secure a minimum of 55%. Click here for admission details to GNLU.
Click here for the detailed fee structure to various programmes in GNLU.
GNLU has a good placement record and many law firms and other organisations have recruited students from GNLU. Click here for placement details of GNLU.