Top Law Colleges in India

Legal profession is a very lucrative and rapidly growing profession across the globe. Law in India offers one of the most exciting careers to the students. Minglebox has listed down the top law colleges in India for your convenience. Students interested in the legal field should aspire to join one of these top law colleges known for their excellent contribution to this field.

India Today Ranking 2015

Rank     Top Colleges/Universities

  • 1 National Law School of India University

    National Law School of India University (NLS), Bangalore established in 1986 by a statute passed by Karnataka Legislature, is the first Indian Law University. It became functional in 1988. It is the only Law School sponsored by the Bar Council of India with...

    Website: www.nls.ac.in

  • 2 Nalsar University of Law

    Nalsar University of Law, Hyderabad was established in 1998 under the National Academy of Legal Studies and Research University Act of the Andhra Pradesh State Legislature. It is formerly known as National Academy of Legal Studies and Research University. It...

    Website: www.nalsar.ac.in

  • 3 University of Delhi

    University of Delhi (DU), Delhi was established in 1922 as a unitary, teaching and residential university by an act of the Central Legislative Assembly. The University of Delhi is the premier university of the country and is known for its high standards in...

    Website: www.du.ac.in

  • 4 Gujarat National Law University, Gandhinagar

    Gujarat National Law University (GNLU), Gandhinagar was established in 2003, is the statutory university established by the Government of Gujarat. The University is recognized by the Bar Council of India (BCI) and the University Grants Commission (UGC). The...

    Website: http://www.gnlu.ac.in

  • 5 Symbiosis Law School

    Symbiosis Law School, Pune established in June 1977 under section 3 of the UGC Act, 1956 and approved by Bar Council of India and r e-accredited by NAAC was earlier affiliated to the University of Pune and later became a department of Symbiosis...

    Website: http://www.symlaw.ac.in/

  • 6 Faculty of Law, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh

    Faculty of Law of Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh established as a part of the Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, as a non-profit student organization. It is one of the oldest department in India. The teaching of Law in AMU was introduced in the year...

    Website: http://amu.ac.in/deansoffaculty.jsp?did=8011&lid=00

  • 7 ILS Law College

    ILS Law College (ILS), Pune was established in 1924 and affiliated to the University of Bombay. With the establishment of the Savitribai Phule Pune University in 1949, the college was affiliated to it, and today it is one of the constituent colleges of the...

    Website: https://ilslaw.edu/

  • 8 Banaras Hindu University

    Banaras Hindu University (BHU), Varanasi established in 1916, is an internationally reputed temple of learning, situated in the holy city of Varanasi. Banaras Hindu University ranks among the first few in the country in the field of academic and research...

    Website: http://www.bhu.ac.in/

  • 9 Hidayatullah National Law University, Raipur

    Hidayatullah National Law University (HNLU), Raipur was established in 2003 by the Government of Chattisgarh under the Hidayatullah National University of Law, Chattisgarh, Act. HNLU is a residential university and is sixth in the series of National Law...

    Website: hnlu.ac.in/HNLU_New/home2

  • 10 Bharati Vidyapeeth New Law College, Pune

    Bharati Vidyapeeth New Law College, Pune was established in 1978 is one of the premier institutions of legal education in India. It recognized by Bar Council of India & University Grants Commission. It is one of the constituent unit of Bharati Vidyapeeth...

    Website: http://bvpnlcpune.org/

  • 11 Faculty of Law, Jamia Millia Islamia University

    Faculty of Law, Jamia Millia Islamia University, Delhi was established in 1989 as a part of Jamia Millia Islamia. At the outset a three year LL.B. program was introduced. Faculty of Law has established a Legal Services Clinic with a whole range of legal aid...

    Website: http://jmi.ac.in/law

  • 12 School of Law-Christ University

    School of Law-Christ University (SLCU), Bangalore was established as a part of Christ University, Bangalore, which was founded and is administered by Carmelites of Mary Immaculate (CMI). The parent university, a premier educational institution, is an...

    Website: www.christuniversity.in

  • 13 Amity Law School

    Amity Law School (ALS), Noida was established under the aegis of Ritnand Balved Education Foundation to achieve world-class legal education in the country. The School has been affiliated to Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University, Delhi and approved by the...

    Website: http://www.amity.edu/als/

  • 14 Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University

    Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University (GGSIPU), Delhi was established in 1998 by Government of NCT, Delhi. It is a teaching and affiliating University with the explicit objective of facilitating and promoting studies, research and extension work in...

    Website: http://www.ipu.ac.in

  • 15 Faculty of Law ICFAI University

    Faculty of Law, ICFAI University, Dehradun is one of the constituent bodies of ICFAI University, Dehradun. It was formerly known as ICFAI Law School. The law program provided by the faculty is duly recognized by the Bar Council of India. The FoL facilitates...

    Website: www.iudehradun.edu.in

  • 16 Army Institute of Law

    Army Institute of Law (AIL), Mohali was established in 1999 under the aegis of Army Welfare Education Society (AWES). The Institute is affiliated to Punjabi University, Patiala and approved by the Bar Council of India. The Institute is accredited grade 'A'...

    Website: http://ail.ac.in/

  • 17 Government Law College

    Government Law College (GLC), Mumbai was established in 1855 has the distinction of being the oldest Law College in Asia. The college is affiliated to University of Mumbai. The College has celebrated its centenary in 1955 and its sesquicentennial year in...

    Website: http://glcmumbai.com/

  • 18 National University of Advanced Legal Studies

    National University of Advanced Legal Studies (NUALS), Kochi was established in 2005. The University is recognized by the University Grants Commission under section 2(f) of the UGC Act. It is also a member of the Association of Indian Universities (AIU). ...

    Website: www.nuals.ac.in

  • 19 K.L.E. Society’s Law College, Bangalore

    K.L.E. Society’s Law College, Bangalore was established in 1975 and has been conceived as a nursery and training ground for those seeking to enter the legal profession under the umbrella of Karnataka Lingayat Education Society. College was started to...

    Website: www.klelawcollege.org/content

  • 20 Institute of Law Kurukshetra University

    Institute of Law-Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra was established 2001 by Kurukshetra University with an aim to meet the challenges of globalization and liberalization and to develop an institution of excellence in legal education. It emphasizes to look...

    Website: www.kuk.ac.in

  • 21 Bangalore Institute of Legal Studies

    Bangalore Institute of Legal Studies (BILS), Bangalore was established in 1993. The institute has been approved by BCI, New Delhi and affiliated to Karnataka State Law University. BILS is one of the selective law institute in the country where admissions to...

    Website: http://www.bils.ac.in/

  • 22 University College of Law, Bangalore University, Bangalore

    University Law College, Bangalore University, Bangalore was established in 1948. It is known as the Government Law College. The Government Law College was transferred to Bangalore University and since then the college is known as University Law College,...

    Website: www.bangaloreuniversity.ac.in/faculties/edu_university_law_college.aspx

  • 23 Siddharth College of Law

    Siddharth College of Law, Mumbai was established in 1956 by the People's Education Society with the purpose of providing educational facilities to the underprivileged members of the great Indian Community and thereby promoting their social and economic...

    Website: www.siddharthlawcollege.com

  • 24 Dr. Ambedkar College of Law

    Dr. Ambedkar College of Law, Mumbai was established in 1977 by People’s Education Society (PES). The mission and vision of the institute is to spread knowledge through higher education among the socially and economically down-trodden sections of the...

    Website: www.ambedkarlawcollege.in

  • 25 South Calcutta Law College

    South Calcutta Law College, Kolkata was established in 1970. It is affiliated to University of Calcutta, Kolkata. The educational institute is one of the prominent and well known law colleges in the country. South Calcutta Law College has succeeded in...

    Website: www.southcalcuttalawcollege.ac.in

* Source:   India Today - (Last Updated : 31/07/2015)

Outlook Ranking 2014

Rank     Top Colleges/Universities

  • 1 National Law School of India University

    National Law School of India University (NLS), Bangalore established in 1986 by a statute passed by Karnataka Legislature, is the first Indian Law University. It became functional in 1988. It is the only Law School sponsored by the Bar Council of India with...

    Website: www.nls.ac.in

  • 2 Nalsar University of Law

    Nalsar University of Law, Hyderabad was established in 1998 under the National Academy of Legal Studies and Research University Act of the Andhra Pradesh State Legislature. It is formerly known as National Academy of Legal Studies and Research University. It...

    Website: www.nalsar.ac.in

  • 3 The National Law Institute University

    The National Law Institute University (NLIU), Bhopal was established in 1997 to fill the gap and providing most modern legal education through multidisciplinary teaching and training of newer skills needed for the profession. The University launched its...

    Website: www.nliu.com

  • 4 The WB National University of Juridical Sciences

    The WB National University of Juridical Sciences (NUJS), Kolkata was established in 1999. It is one of the premiere national law schools of India. It has constantly been ranked as one of the top law schools of India. The University was notified under UGC Act...

    Website: http://www.nujs.edu/

  • 5 National Law University

    National Law University-Jodhpur (NLUJ) was established in 1999. It is one of India’s leading national law university based in the vibrant and colorful city of Jodhpur, Rajasthan. NLUJ has constantly been ranked as one of the top law schools in India....

    Website: www.nlujodhpur.ac.in

  • 6 ILS Law College

    ILS Law College (ILS), Pune was established in 1924 and affiliated to the University of Bombay. With the establishment of the Savitribai Phule Pune University in 1949, the college was affiliated to it, and today it is one of the constituent colleges of the...

    Website: https://ilslaw.edu/

  • 7 Symbiosis Law School

    Symbiosis Law School, Pune established in June 1977 under section 3 of the UGC Act, 1956 and approved by Bar Council of India and r e-accredited by NAAC was earlier affiliated to the University of Pune and later became a department of Symbiosis...

    Website: http://www.symlaw.ac.in/

  • 8 Gujarat National Law University, Gandhinagar

    Gujarat National Law University (GNLU), Gandhinagar was established in 2003, is the statutory university established by the Government of Gujarat. The University is recognized by the Bar Council of India (BCI) and the University Grants Commission (UGC). The...

    Website: http://www.gnlu.ac.in

  • 9 Bharati Vidyapeeth New Law College, Pune

    Bharati Vidyapeeth New Law College, Pune was established in 1978 is one of the premier institutions of legal education in India. It recognized by Bar Council of India & University Grants Commission. It is one of the constituent unit of Bharati Vidyapeeth...

    Website: http://bvpnlcpune.org/

  • 10 Amity Law School

    Amity Law School (ALS), Noida was established under the aegis of Ritnand Balved Education Foundation to achieve world-class legal education in the country. The School has been affiliated to Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University, Delhi and approved by the...

    Website: http://www.amity.edu/als/

  • 12 Law School, Banaras Hindu University

    Law School, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi was established in 1921, is one of the top 25 Law Schools in India including National Law Schools. The School is affiliated to the Banaras Hindu University. The innovative scheme of the Law School to reform the...

    Website: bhu.ac.in/lawfaculty

  • 13 Hidayatullah National Law University, Raipur

    Hidayatullah National Law University (HNLU), Raipur was established in 2003 by the Government of Chattisgarh under the Hidayatullah National University of Law, Chattisgarh, Act. HNLU is a residential university and is sixth in the series of National Law...

    Website: hnlu.ac.in/HNLU_New/home2

  • 14 University College of Law, Osmania University

    University College of Law, Osmania University, Hyderabad was established in 1958, it is one among the reputed educational institutions for acquiring legal education in Andhra Pradesh. It holds the distinction of being accredited with highest rating of five...

    Website: www.osmania.ac.in/lawcollege

  • 15 M.S.Ramaiah College of Law, Bangalore

    M.S.Ramaiah College of Law, Bangalore was established in 1995 by the Gokula Education Foundation. It is recognized by Bar Council of India and delinked from Bangalore University, the parent university and affiliated to Karnataka State Law University, Hubli,...

    Website: www.msrcl.org

* Source:   Outlook - (Last Updated : 18/03/2015)

India Today Ranking 2014

Rank     Top Colleges/Universities

  • 1 National Law School of India University

    National Law School of India University (NLS), Bangalore established in 1986 by a statute passed by Karnataka Legislature, is the first Indian Law University. It became functional in 1988. It is the only Law School sponsored by the Bar Council of India with...

    Website: www.nls.ac.in

  • 2 Nalsar University of Law

    Nalsar University of Law, Hyderabad was established in 1998 under the National Academy of Legal Studies and Research University Act of the Andhra Pradesh State Legislature. It is formerly known as National Academy of Legal Studies and Research University. It...

    Website: www.nalsar.ac.in

  • 3 University of Delhi

    University of Delhi (DU), Delhi was established in 1922 as a unitary, teaching and residential university by an act of the Central Legislative Assembly. The University of Delhi is the premier university of the country and is known for its high standards in...

    Website: www.du.ac.in

  • 4 Symbiosis Law School

    Symbiosis Law School, Pune established in June 1977 under section 3 of the UGC Act, 1956 and approved by Bar Council of India and r e-accredited by NAAC was earlier affiliated to the University of Pune and later became a department of Symbiosis...

    Website: http://www.symlaw.ac.in/

  • 5 The National Law Institute University

    The National Law Institute University (NLIU), Bhopal was established in 1997 to fill the gap and providing most modern legal education through multidisciplinary teaching and training of newer skills needed for the profession. The University launched its...

    Website: www.nliu.com

  • 6 Faculty of Law, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh

    Faculty of Law of Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh established as a part of the Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, as a non-profit student organization. It is one of the oldest department in India. The teaching of Law in AMU was introduced in the year...

    Website: http://amu.ac.in/deansoffaculty.jsp?did=8011&lid=00

  • 7 ILS Law College

    ILS Law College (ILS), Pune was established in 1924 and affiliated to the University of Bombay. With the establishment of the Savitribai Phule Pune University in 1949, the college was affiliated to it, and today it is one of the constituent colleges of the...

    Website: https://ilslaw.edu/

  • 8 Gujarat National Law University, Gandhinagar

    Gujarat National Law University (GNLU), Gandhinagar was established in 2003, is the statutory university established by the Government of Gujarat. The University is recognized by the Bar Council of India (BCI) and the University Grants Commission (UGC). The...

    Website: http://www.gnlu.ac.in

  • 9 Law School, Banaras Hindu University

    Law School, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi was established in 1921, is one of the top 25 Law Schools in India including National Law Schools. The School is affiliated to the Banaras Hindu University. The innovative scheme of the Law School to reform the...

    Website: bhu.ac.in/lawfaculty

  • 10 National Law University

    National Law University-Jodhpur (NLUJ) was established in 1999. It is one of India’s leading national law university based in the vibrant and colorful city of Jodhpur, Rajasthan. NLUJ has constantly been ranked as one of the top law schools in India....

    Website: www.nlujodhpur.ac.in

  • 11 Amity Law School

    Amity Law School (ALS), Noida was established under the aegis of Ritnand Balved Education Foundation to achieve world-class legal education in the country. The School has been affiliated to Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University, Delhi and approved by the...

    Website: http://www.amity.edu/als/

  • 12 School of Law-Christ University

    School of Law-Christ University (SLCU), Bangalore was established as a part of Christ University, Bangalore, which was founded and is administered by Carmelites of Mary Immaculate (CMI). The parent university, a premier educational institution, is an...

    Website: www.christuniversity.in

  • 13 University School of Law and Legal Studies New Delhi

    University School of Law and Legal Studies (USLLS), New Delhi was established in 2001 with the objective to run five year integrated professional Law course and to serve as an institution of advanced legal studies. It was the first University Law School...

    Website: ipu.ac.in/uslaw/uslawindex.htm

  • 14 Bharati Vidyapeeth New Law College, Pune

    Bharati Vidyapeeth New Law College, Pune was established in 1978 is one of the premier institutions of legal education in India. It recognized by Bar Council of India & University Grants Commission. It is one of the constituent unit of Bharati Vidyapeeth...

    Website: http://bvpnlcpune.org/

  • 15 Rajiv Gandhi National University of Law

    Rajiv Gandhi National University of Law (RGNUL), Patiala was established in 2006 by the State Legislature of Punjab. RGNUL, a leading law school of India, is a pioneer institution in the field of legal education and research. The University acquired approval...

    Website: www.rgnul.ac.in

  • 16 Army Institute of Law

    Army Institute of Law (AIL), Mohali was established in 1999 under the aegis of Army Welfare Education Society (AWES). The Institute is affiliated to Punjabi University, Patiala and approved by the Bar Council of India. The Institute is accredited grade 'A'...

    Website: http://ail.ac.in/

  • 17 Government Law College

    Government Law College (GLC), Mumbai was established in 1855 has the distinction of being the oldest Law College in Asia. The college is affiliated to University of Mumbai. The College has celebrated its centenary in 1955 and its sesquicentennial year in...

    Website: http://glcmumbai.com/

  • 18 University of Calcutta, Kolkata

    University of Calcutta (UC), Kolkata was established in 1857, during the administration of Lord Canning, the Governor General of India. The University of Calcutta is the oldest of the modern universities in India and accredited as five star status by NAAC....

    Website: www.caluniv.ac.in

  • 19 University College of Law, Osmania University

    University College of Law, Osmania University, Hyderabad was established in 1958, it is one among the reputed educational institutions for acquiring legal education in Andhra Pradesh. It holds the distinction of being accredited with highest rating of five...

    Website: www.osmania.ac.in/lawcollege

  • 21 Faculty of Law, Jamia Millia Islamia University

    Faculty of Law, Jamia Millia Islamia University, Delhi was established in 1989 as a part of Jamia Millia Islamia. At the outset a three year LL.B. program was introduced. Faculty of Law has established a Legal Services Clinic with a whole range of legal aid...

    Website: http://jmi.ac.in/law

  • 23 Bangalore Institute of Legal Studies

    Bangalore Institute of Legal Studies (BILS), Bangalore was established in 1993. The institute has been approved by BCI, New Delhi and affiliated to Karnataka State Law University. BILS is one of the selective law institute in the country where admissions to...

    Website: http://www.bils.ac.in/

* Source:   India Today - (Last Updated : 17/06/2014)

India Today Ranking 2012

  • 1 National Law School of India University

    National Law School of India University (NLS), Bangalore established in 1986 by a statute passed by Karnataka Legislature, is the first Indian Law University. It became functional in 1988. It is the only Law School sponsored by the Bar Council of India with a view to raising the...

    Website: www.nls.ac.in

  • 2 Campus Law Center, University of Delhi

    Campus Law Center (CLC), University of Delhi established in 1924, is known as one of the best Law schools in India. It was established as part of the University of Delhi under the Faculty of Law. It is a deep rooted legal institution of par excellence having glorious past of 89 years...

    Website: http://clc.du.ac.in/

  • 3 Nalsar University of Law

    Nalsar University of Law, Hyderabad was established in 1998 under the National Academy of Legal Studies and Research University Act of the Andhra Pradesh State Legislature. It is formerly known as National Academy of Legal Studies and Research University. It is a residential...

    Website: www.nalsar.ac.in

  • 4 Symbiosis Society's Law College - SSLC - Pune

    Symbiosis Societys Law College(SSLC), Pune has been established in 1977. It is Constituent College of Symbiosis International University. Symbiosis Societys Law College is centrally located, being 7 Km's from the Pune Railway Station and 15 Km's from the Airport. Pune is the cultural...

    Website: http://sslc.siu.edu.in

  • 5 The National Law Institute University

    The National Law Institute University (NLIU), Bhopal was established in 1997 to fill the gap and providing most modern legal education through multidisciplinary teaching and training of newer skills needed for the profession. The University launched its first academic program in 1998...

    Website: www.nliu.com

  • 6 National Law University

    National Law University-Jodhpur (NLUJ) was established in 1999. It is one of India’s leading national law university based in the vibrant and colorful city of Jodhpur, Rajasthan. NLUJ has constantly been ranked as one of the top law schools in India. NLUJ has endeavored to...

    Website: www.nlujodhpur.ac.in

  • 7 The WB National University of Juridical Sciences

    The WB National University of Juridical Sciences (NUJS), Kolkata was established in 1999. It is one of the premiere national law schools of India. It has constantly been ranked as one of the top law schools of India. The University was notified under UGC Act and has been granted...

    Website: http://www.nujs.edu/

  • 8 Faculty of Law, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh

    Faculty of Law of Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh established as a part of the Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, as a non-profit student organization. It is one of the oldest department in India. The teaching of Law in AMU was introduced in the year 1883. In 1960, the Department...

    Website: http://amu.ac.in/deansoffaculty.jsp?did=8011&lid=00

  • 9 Gujarat National Law University, Gandhinagar

    Gujarat National Law University (GNLU), Gandhinagar was established in 2003, is the statutory university established by the Government of Gujarat. The University is recognized by the Bar Council of India (BCI) and the University Grants Commission (UGC). The University is also a...

    Website: http://www.gnlu.ac.in

  • 10 ILS Law College

    ILS Law College (ILS), Pune was established in 1924 and affiliated to the University of Bombay. With the establishment of the Savitribai Phule Pune University in 1949, the college was affiliated to it, and today it is one of the constituent colleges of the Savitribai Phule Pune...

    Website: https://ilslaw.edu/

  • 11 Government Law College

    Government Law College (GLC), Mumbai was established in 1855 has the distinction of being the oldest Law College in Asia. The college is affiliated to University of Mumbai. The College has celebrated its centenary in 1955 and its sesquicentennial year in 2005 and is poised to revel...

    Website: http://glcmumbai.com/

  • 12 Amity Law School

    Amity Law School (ALS), Noida was established under the aegis of Ritnand Balved Education Foundation to achieve world-class legal education in the country. The School has been affiliated to Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University, Delhi and approved by the Bar Council of India....

    Website: http://www.amity.edu/als/

  • 13 Law School, Banaras Hindu University

    Law School, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi was established in 1921, is one of the top 25 Law Schools in India including National Law Schools. The School is affiliated to the Banaras Hindu University. The innovative scheme of the Law School to reform the legal education was...

    Website: bhu.ac.in/lawfaculty

  • 14 Army Institute of Law

    Army Institute of Law (AIL), Mohali was established in 1999 under the aegis of Army Welfare Education Society (AWES). The Institute is affiliated to Punjabi University, Patiala and approved by the Bar Council of India. The Institute is accredited grade 'A' by the National Assessment...

    Website: http://ail.ac.in/

  • 15 Faculty of Law, Jamia Millia Islamia University

    Faculty of Law, Jamia Millia Islamia University, Delhi was established in 1989 as a part of Jamia Millia Islamia. At the outset a three year LL.B. program was introduced. Faculty of Law has established a Legal Services Clinic with a whole range of legal aid programs in the agenda. In...

    Website: http://jmi.ac.in/law

  • 16 School of Law-Christ University

    School of Law-Christ University (SLCU), Bangalore was established as a part of Christ University, Bangalore, which was founded and is administered by Carmelites of Mary Immaculate (CMI). The parent university, a premier educational institution, is an academic fraternity of...

    Website: www.christuniversity.in

  • 17 School of Legal Studies-Cochin University of Science and Technology, Kochi

    School of Legal Studies (SLS)-Cochin University of Science and Technology, Kochi was established in 1962 as a part of Kerala University, offering post graduate courses and research in law. The Law School joined the folds of University of Cochin, in 1971, which was later reorganized...

    Website: sls.cusat.ac.in

  • 18 Hidayatullah National Law University, Raipur

    Hidayatullah National Law University (HNLU), Raipur was established in 2003 by the Government of Chattisgarh under the Hidayatullah National University of Law, Chattisgarh, Act. HNLU is a residential university and is sixth in the series of National Law Schools in India. The state of...

    Website: hnlu.ac.in/HNLU_New/home2

  • 19 ICFAI Law School, Deharadun

    Faculty of Law (FOL), ICFAI University formerly known as ICFAI Law School, is one of the constituent bodies of ICFAI University, Dehradun and is duly recognized by The Bar Council of India. The Faculty of Law is committed to shape a new cadre of legal professionals through a...

    Website: www.iudehradun.edu.in/fol/

  • 20 Faculty of Law, University of Kolkata

    Faculty of Law, University of Kolkata was established in 1909 and in 1983 it was granted the status as the Department of Law of the University of Kolkata. It has been ranked 21st amongst the top-25 law schools in the country according to latest survey conducted by India Today. The...

    Website: www.caluniv.ac.in/academic/law.htm

  • 21 K.L.E. Society’s Law College, Bangalore

    K.L.E. Society’s Law College, Bangalore was established in 1975 and has been conceived as a nursery and training ground for those seeking to enter the legal profession under the umbrella of Karnataka Lingayat Education Society. College was started to cater to the needs of young...

    Website: www.klelawcollege.org/content

  • 22 National University of Advanced Legal Studies

    National University of Advanced Legal Studies (NUALS), Kochi was established in 2005. The University is recognized by the University Grants Commission under section 2(f) of the UGC Act. It is also a member of the Association of Indian Universities (AIU). The main objects of the...

    Website: www.nuals.ac.in

  • 23 Rajiv Gandhi National University of Law

    Rajiv Gandhi National University of Law (RGNUL), Patiala was established in 2006 by the State Legislature of Punjab. RGNUL, a leading law school of India, is a pioneer institution in the field of legal education and research. The University acquired approval of the Bar Council of...

    Website: www.rgnul.ac.in

  • 24 Faculty of Law, University of Allahabad

    Faculty of Law, University of Allahabad established in 1857 as a part of Allahabad University. In view of the excellent record of the Faculty in Legal Education the University of Allahabad decided to launch five year integrated course to be run by the Faculty of Law in close...

    Website: http://www.ballbau.org/

  • 25 The Tamil Nadu Dr. Ambedkar Law University

    The Tamil Nadu Dr. Ambedkar Law University (TNDALU), Chennai was established in 1997 by the Government of Tamil Nadu by an Act of State Legislature. It aims towards advancement of legal education and promotion of knowledge of law in general. The University will strive to improve the...

    Website: www.tndalu.ac.in

* Last Updated:   10/10/2012

India Today Ranking 2011

  • 1 Nalsar University of Law Nalsar University of Law, Hyderabad was established in 1998 under the National Academy of Legal Studies and Research University Act of the Andhra Pradesh State Legislature. It is formerly known as National Academy of Legal Studies and...

    Website: www.nalsar.ac.in

  • 2 National Law School of India University National Law School of India University (NLS), Bangalore established in 1986 by a statute passed by Karnataka Legislature, is the first Indian Law University. It became functional in 1988. It is the only Law School sponsored by the Bar...

    Website: www.nls.ac.in

  • 3 The National Law Institute University The National Law Institute University (NLIU), Bhopal was established in 1997 to fill the gap and providing most modern legal education through multidisciplinary teaching and training of newer skills needed for the profession. The...

    Website: www.nliu.com

  • 4
  • 5 Symbiosis Law School Symbiosis Law School, Pune established in June 1977 under section 3 of the UGC Act, 1956 and approved by Bar Council of India and r e-accredited by NAAC was earlier affiliated to the University of Pune and later became a...

    Website: http://www.symlaw.ac.in/

  • 6 The WB National University of Juridical Sciences The WB National University of Juridical Sciences (NUJS), Kolkata was established in 1999. It is one of the premiere national law schools of India. It has constantly been ranked as one of the top law schools of India. The University was...

    Website: http://www.nujs.edu/

  • 7 ILS Law College ILS Law College (ILS), Pune was established in 1924 and affiliated to the University of Bombay. With the establishment of the Savitribai Phule Pune University in 1949, the college was affiliated to it, and today it is one of the...

    Website: https://ilslaw.edu/

  • 8 Law School, Banaras Hindu University Law School, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi was established in 1921, is one of the top 25 Law Schools in India including National Law Schools. The School is affiliated to the Banaras Hindu University. The innovative scheme of the Law...

    Website: bhu.ac.in/lawfaculty

  • 9 Amity Law School Amity Law School (ALS), Noida was established under the aegis of Ritnand Balved Education Foundation to achieve world-class legal education in the country. The School has been affiliated to Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University,...

    Website: http://www.amity.edu/als/

  • 10 National Law University National Law University-Jodhpur (NLUJ) was established in 1999. It is one of India’s leading national law university based in the vibrant and colorful city of Jodhpur, Rajasthan. NLUJ has constantly been ranked as one of the top...

    Website: www.nlujodhpur.ac.in

  • 11 Hidayatullah National Law University, Raipur Hidayatullah National Law University (HNLU), Raipur was established in 2003 by the Government of Chattisgarh under the Hidayatullah National University of Law, Chattisgarh, Act. HNLU is a residential university and is sixth in the series...

    Website: hnlu.ac.in/HNLU_New/home2

  • 12 Gujarat National Law University, Gandhinagar Gujarat National Law University (GNLU), Gandhinagar was established in 2003, is the statutory university established by the Government of Gujarat. The University is recognized by the Bar Council of India (BCI) and the University Grants...

    Website: http://www.gnlu.ac.in

  • 13 Faculty of Law, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh Faculty of Law of Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh established as a part of the Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, as a non-profit student organization. It is one of the oldest department in India. The teaching of Law in AMU was...

    Website: http://amu.ac.in/deansoffaculty.jsp?did=8011&lid=00

  • 14 Army Institute of Law Army Institute of Law (AIL), Mohali was established in 1999 under the aegis of Army Welfare Education Society (AWES). The Institute is affiliated to Punjabi University, Patiala and approved by the Bar Council of India. The Institute is...

    Website: http://ail.ac.in/

  • 15 School of Law-Christ University School of Law-Christ University (SLCU), Bangalore was established as a part of Christ University, Bangalore, which was founded and is administered by Carmelites of Mary Immaculate (CMI). The parent university, a premier educational...

    Website: www.christuniversity.in

  • 16 Government Law College Government Law College (GLC), Mumbai was established in 1855 has the distinction of being the oldest Law College in Asia. The college is affiliated to University of Mumbai. The College has celebrated its centenary in 1955 and its...

    Website: http://glcmumbai.com/

  • 17 Bharati Vidyapeeth New Law College, Pune Bharati Vidyapeeth New Law College, Pune was established in 1978 is one of the premier institutions of legal education in India. It recognized by Bar Council of India & University Grants Commission. It is one of the constituent unit...

    Website: http://bvpnlcpune.org/

  • 18 National University of Advanced Legal Studies National University of Advanced Legal Studies (NUALS), Kochi was established in 2005. The University is recognized by the University Grants Commission under section 2(f) of the UGC Act. It is also a member of the Association of Indian...

    Website: www.nuals.ac.in

  • 19 ICFAI Law School, Deharadun Faculty of Law (FOL), ICFAI University formerly known as ICFAI Law School, is one of the constituent bodies of ICFAI University, Dehradun and is duly recognized by The Bar Council of India. The Faculty of Law is committed to shape a new...

    Website: www.iudehradun.edu.in/fol/

  • 20 Faculty of Law, University of Kolkata Faculty of Law, University of Kolkata was established in 1909 and in 1983 it was granted the status as the Department of Law of the University of Kolkata. It has been ranked 21st amongst the top-25 law schools in the country according to...

    Website: www.caluniv.ac.in/academic/law.htm

  • 21 School of Legal Studies-Cochin University of Science and Technology, Kochi School of Legal Studies (SLS)-Cochin University of Science and Technology, Kochi was established in 1962 as a part of Kerala University, offering post graduate courses and research in law. The Law School joined the folds of University of...

    Website: sls.cusat.ac.in

  • 22 Faculty of Law-University of Lucknow Faculty of Law, University of Lucknow was established in 1921 which has been a pioneer legal institution of India. In 1921, the University undertook teaching both formal and informal. Teaching in the Faculties of Arts, Science, Commerce,...

    Website: http://lkouniv.ac.in/oldsite/dept_law.htm

  • 23 Faculty of Law-Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi Faculty of Law-Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi was established in 1989. The Faculty of Law has established a Legal Services Clinic with a whole range of legal aid programmes in the agenda. In fact, the students of the faculty have...

    Website: jmi.ac.in/law

  • 24 The Tamil Nadu Dr. Ambedkar Law University The Tamil Nadu Dr. Ambedkar Law University (TNDALU), Chennai was established in 1997 by the Government of Tamil Nadu by an Act of State Legislature. It aims towards advancement of legal education and promotion of knowledge of law in...

    Website: www.tndalu.ac.in

  • 25 Faculty of Law, University of Allahabad Faculty of Law, University of Allahabad established in 1857 as a part of Allahabad University. In view of the excellent record of the Faculty in Legal Education the University of Allahabad decided to launch five year integrated course...

    Website: http://www.ballbau.org/