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Studying Law @ NLUO

LL.M. Programme

NLUO offers one-year LL.M. degree in Corporate & Commercial Law, Constitutional Law from 2016-17 session

Master of Laws (LL.M.) Programme Overview

NLU-Odisha offers one-year LL.M Programme. Through this programme, we intend to provide an ideal platform for high-calibre students to acquire expertise in specialized subject areas informed by highly experienced, research-led teaching. Our innovatively designed LL.M Programme will help students to develop their abilities to think critically, analyze legal arguments, articulate ideas and research efficiently.

The LL.M. Curriculum

The LL.M. (Master of Laws) program at NLUO is of one-year duration and is divided into two semesters.

LL.M PROGRAMME (ONE YEAR)NLU-Odisha offers one-year LL.M Programme. Through this programme, we intend to provide an ideal platform for high-calibre students to acquire expertise in specialized subject areas informed by highly experienced, research-led teaching. Our innovatively designed LL.M Programme will help students to develop their abilities to think critically, analyze legal arguments, articulate ideas and research efficiently.

COURSE STRUCTURE:

The University offers specialization in the following area:

1. Corporate and Commercial Law

2. Public Law

The LL.M. curriculum have the following components:

i. Foundation/Compulsory Courses (3 papers of three credits each)

ii. Optional/Specialization Courses (6 papers of two credits each) and will be notified in each semester.

iii. Dissertation (3 credits).

SPECIALIZATION ONE: Corporate and Commercial Law

Foundation Courses Specialization Courses</td
  1. Research Methodology
  2. Comparative Legal Systems
  3. Law and Justice in a Globalised World
  1. Company Law
  2. Banking Law
  3. Commercial Dispute Resolution
  4. Laws on Securities and Financial Markets
  5. Intellectual Property Law
  6. International Trade Law
  7. International Investment Law
  8. Competition Law
  9. Infrastructure Law
  10. Labour/Employment Law
Note: Seven (7) courses to be chosen by the student out of the ten courses

SPECIALIZATION TWO: Constitutional and Administrative Law

Foundation Courses Specialization Courses
  1. Research Methodology
  2. Comparative Legal Systems
  3. Law and Justice in a Globalised World
  1. Constitutional Governance
  2. Fundamental Rights and Directive Principles
  3. Centre-State Relations
  4. Comparative Judicial Reforms
  5. Theory of Justice
  6. Administrative Law
  7. Election Laws
  8. Media Law
  9. Comparative Constitutional Law
  10. Police and Security Administration
Note: Seven (7) courses to be chosen by the student out of the ten courses