The West Bengal National University of Juridical Science (WBNUJS), Kolkata compromises degree, diploma and certificate courses at the undergraduate (UG), postgraduate (PG) and doctorate (PhD) level in legal education.The Chief Justice of India is both the Chancellor of NUJS as well as the Chairman of the General Council. He is the supreme policy-maker of the University.
|S.No||Courses Offered||Exam||Total Fee||Duration|
|1||B.A, LL.B (Hons.)||CLAT||13.25 lakhs||5 Years|
|2||LL.M in Corporate and Commercial Law||CLAT||1.86 lacs||1 Year|
|3||Post Graduate Diploma in Human Rights||15000||1 Year|
|4||Post Graduate Diploma in Business Laws||36500||1 Year|
|5||Post Graduate Diploma in Air and Space Law||26000||1 Year|
|6||B.Sc. LLB.(Hons.)||CLAT||10.38 lakhs||5 Years|
|7||Post Graduate Diploma in Nuclear Law||Distance||26000||1 Year|
|8||Post Graduate Diploma in IPR Law||20000||1 Year|
|9||Post Graduate Diploma in Public Healthcare and Medical Laws||52000||1 Year|
|10||LL.M. in International and Comparative Law||CLAT||1.31 Lakh||1 Year|
|11||M.A. in Business Law with specialization in Corporate Governance and Statutory Compliances||50000||2 Years|
|12||M.A. in Business Law with specialization in Energy Law||50000||2 Years|
|13||M.A. in Business Law with specialization in Securities and Capital Markets||50000||2 Years|
|14||M.A. in Business Law with specialization in Insurance, Banking and Financial Services||50000||2 Years|
|15||M.A. in Business Law with specialization in Negotiation and Dispute Resolution||50000||2 Years|
|16||Advanced Certification in Cyber Law Practice, Information Technology and Social Media Law||5000||4 months|
|17||Post Graduate Diploma in International Relations, International Law and Strategic Studies||25000||1 Year|
|18||Certificate in Industrial and Labour Laws||8000||3 months|
2. Courses Offered
WBNUJS offers an undergraduate B.A. or B.Sc. degree with an LL.B. For Masters students, WBNUJS offers an LL.M. and an M.Phil. Doctoral students can opt for Ph.D.s and LL.D.s. Admission is through online counseling based on the rank obtained in CLAT.
2.1 For B.A, LL.B (Hons.)
Total number of seats : 138
|Category||All India||LL.B West Bengal(Domicile)||LL.B. Jammu & Kashmir (Domicile)|
|Scheduled Caste (S.C.)||10||10|
|Scheduled Tribe (S.T.)||06||2|
|Persons with Disabilities (PWD)||03 [Horizontal Reservation]||1|
In Case of non-availability of students of reserved Foreign Nationals category, the seats are treated as NRI (Sponsored).
2.2 For Postgraduate LL.M
Total number of seats: 91
|Scheduled Caste (S.C.)||15|
|Scheduled Tribe (S.T.)||06|
|Persons with Disabilities (PWD)||04 [Horizontal Reservation]|
|Jammu & Kashmir||—-|
In Case of non-availability of students of reserved Foreign Nationals category, the seats are treated as unreserved.
3. NALSAR Eligibility
3.1. For BA LLB (Hons)
Each year, the eligibility criteria will be determined by the Consortium of National Law Universities. Candidates who have passed the Higher Secondary School Examination (10+2) or an examination equivalent are eligible for the Five Year Undergraduate B.A./B.Sc.-LL.B. Programme. Admission is solely based on performance in the Common Law Admission Test (CLAT).
3.2. For LLM
A candidate with an LL.B Degree or an equivalent examination may apply for the LLM Program. Admission to this programme is solely based on performance in the Common Law Admission Test (CLAT). The CLAT Consortium of National Law Universities (NLUs) allocates seats based on the CLAT Examination Merit List. Any vacant seats remaining after the first round of admissions are filled by the University from applications received on the basis of the CLAT Examination Merit List.
WBNUJS offers three research programs: M. Phil, PhD and LL.D.
4. Fee Structure
4.1 B.A., LL.B. (Hons.) Program
(Total fees which include components like Tuition, Admission, Library, Refundable Deposit)
Total fees INR 13.25 Lakhs
INR 40,000 Hostel fees
4.2 LL.M. Program
(Total fee including refundable deposits)
INR 1.86 lakh
25,000 Hostel fees
5. Research Centres
NUJS currently houses following research centers:
- Centre for Regulatory Studies, Governance and Public Policy (CRSGPP)
- Centre for Child Rights (CCR)
- Centre for Financial Studies
- Centre for Women and Law
- Centre for Human Rights and Citizenship Studies