Bachelor of Laws (LLB)/Juris Doctor (J.D)

Students who want to practice law can enroll in  Juris Doctor / Bachelor of Laws program and complete it after three years of full-time study.This degree aims to generate intellectually pleasing law graduates who have the academic and professional skills required to work in different legal settings.

J.D/LL.B degree provides students with a broad range of legal professional skills such as legal professional computing skills, legal research and writing, communication, ethical judgment, etc.

Course Topics

The 3-year of a Juris Doctor/ Bachelor of Laws degree program includes few core courses such as

  • Civil Procedure
  • Torts
  • Property law
  • Contracts
  • Jurisprudence
  • Labor law
  • Intellectual Property Law
  • Environmental law
  • Bankruptcy law
  • Tax law
  • Family law
  • Criminal law

Learning outcomes

  • Able to assess complex legal and societal problems by identifying the critical facts
  • demonstrate competency in the foundational legal areas of public and private law, such as Contracts, Torts, Property, Civil Procedure, Criminal Law, Constitutional Law, and Evidence
  •  Demonstrate competency in important advanced areas of the law that can include Business Associations, Tax, Wills, International Law, Commercial Law, Administrative and Regulatory Law, as well as other specialized areas.
  • Understanding the ethical standards and able to recognize ethical dilemmas and resolve them appropriately

Career Options

Students may find employment in fields like criminal justice, energy, financial services, human resources, insurance, regulatory affairs, management or real estate. Career options other than attorney may include:

  • Estate Tax Examiner
  • Mediator
  • Arbitrator
  • Legal Investigator
  • Law Librarian
  • Bankruptcy Analyst
  • Contract Negotiator
  • Environmental Policy Analyst