Admissions open for law courses at Manipal University, Jaipur

Admissions open for law courses at Manipal University, JaipurFounded in 2011 and located in the village of Dehmi Kalan, the Manipal University’s Jaipur campus is inviting admissions to its Five Year Integrated BA LLB (Hons.), Three Year Undergraduate LLB and One Year Postgraduate LLM courses. Interested candidates can visit the official website given on this page and fill the application form in online mode or download the application form as given in the prospectus to apply in offline mode. Aspiring law candidates must submit their application forms by March 31, 2017 for BA LLB (Hons.) and by April 15, 2017 for the LLB and LLM courses. They must ensure that they read the given eligibility criteria for the course they are applying for carefully as that will be the basis on which admissions will be determined. There will be no admission test for the BA LLB (Hons.) and LLB courses and only the scores obtained by candidates in their qualifying exams will be taken into account for admissions. For the LLM course, the marks scored by candidates in their qualifying degree along with the score they obtain in the Manipal University Jaipur Written Entrance Test will be used to determine admissions. The LLM course will also offer two specializations and candidates can choose to apply under either depending on their interest. These include LLM in Corporate Law and LLM in Criminal Law.

 

All three law courses will be offered by the School of Law, under the Faculty Of Arts and Law (FOA&L) at Manipal University, Jaipur.

 

Details of law courses at Manipal University, Jaipur

S. No.

Course Name

Type

Duration

Semesters

Classes start

1

BA LLB (Hons.)

Undergraduate

Five Years

Ten

August 1, 2017

2

LL.B.

Undergraduate

Three Years

Six

August 1, 2017

3

LL.M.

Postgraduate

One Year

Two

August 1, 2017

Eligibility Criteria for Law Courses at Manipal University, Jaipur

 

For BA LLB (Hons.)

  • Candidates must have completed their Class 12 exams (10+2) in any subject stream with 50% aggregate marks (45% for SC/ST).

  • As per BCI ruling, the age criteria applicable to all Five Year Integrated BA LLB courses across the country was that candidates shouldn’t be more than 20 years of age (22 for SC/ST) by a specific date as mandated by the course and institute they are applying for. The same rule was applicable for admissions to Manipal University, Jaipur as well.  However, as per a Supreme Court stay order passed on March 3, 2017, the age limit criteria for undergraduate LLB admissions to all law institutes across the country has been removed for the academic year 2017-18.

  • The marks obtained by candidates in their qualifying course will be the determining factor for admissions to Manipal University, Jaipur campus’ LLB course. No separate entrance exam will be conducted for this purpose.

For LLB

  • Candidates must have secured a Bachelor’s degree from any recognized university with minimum aggregate of 50% marks (45% for SC/ST).

  • The marks obtained by candidates in their qualifying course will be the determining factor for admissions to Manipal University, Jaipur campus’ LLB course. No separate entrance exam will be conducted for this purpose.

For LLM

  • Candidates must have secured a Bachelor’s degree in law from any recognized university with minimum aggregate of 50% marks (48% for SC/ST).

  • The marks obtained by candidates in their qualifying law course and the scores they obtain in the Manipal University Jaipur Written Entrance Test will both be used to determine their eligibility for admissions to the LLM course at Manipal University, Jaipur.

  • Candidates applying for LLM courses at Manipal University, Jaipur, can choose between two specializations -

    LLM in Corporate and Commercial Law

    LLM in Criminal and Security Law

Application Process for law admissions at Manipal University, Jaipur

  • Candidates should apply for either of the three law courses at Manipal University, Jaipur through online mode through the official link given below, or by downloading and filling the application form through the prospectus link given below. The offline application forms may be posted to:

    Director Admissions,

    Manipal University Jaipur,

    Dehmi Kalan, Jaipur-Ajmer Express Highway,

    Jaipur, Rajasthan – 303 007.

  • The fees for applying to either of the three courses will be Rs. 600 and will be non-refundable.

  • The first step to apply online for admissions to the law courses at Manipal University, Jaipur will require candidates to register by entering their personal details including full name, gender, email address, phone number and Date of Birth under the ‘Register to Apply’ field. Then, under the ‘Course and Category’ field, candidate should select the ‘Undergraduation - UG’ or ‘Postgraduation – PG’ option from the ‘Program’ drop down menu, ‘Law’ from the ‘Stream’ drop down menu and finally their category from the ‘Category’ drop down menu as applicable. Finally, in the ‘Location’ field, candidates can select their country, state and city from the given menus and enter their nationality in the given field.

  • The Login ID and password that will be generated after successful submission of the above details will be sent to the candidate’s given email address.

  • Post registration, candidates can use the login credentials to enter the website and fill the remaining field in the application form comprising the ‘Programs’, ‘Contact Information’, Education Qualification’ and ‘Confirmation’ sections.

  • Candidates will be allotted an application number which they can use to track their application form status on the official admissions website of Manipal University, Jaipur.

  • The online credentials allotted to each candidate can be used anytime to modify or update any part of the application form process before final submission including making fee payment, uploading documents or other changes.

  • The documents which candidates will need to carry for counselling, along with the various self-declaration forms, can be found in the prospectus of Manipal University, Jaipur, available for download at the link given below.

  • For offline applications form, candidates should fill all the given fields with Blue/Black Hi-Tec point pen, paste a recent colour photograph, enclose the required documents and send along with a DD in the name of ‘Manipal University Jaipur’ payable at Jaipur to the address given in this page above.

To apply for law admissions at Manipal University, Jaipur, candidates should click here.

 

To download the offline application form or various self-declaration forms from the prospectus of Manipal University, - click here

 

Documents required for admissions to law courses at Manipal University, Jaipur

 

For BA LLB (Hons.) and LLB

 

Apart from the various self-declaration forms which candidates and their parents will have to fill and submit while appearing for LLB counselling at Manipal University, Jaipur, the following documents will also be required:

  • Class 10 Mark Sheet for proof of date of birth

  • Class 12 Mark Sheet and Passing Certificate

  • Conduct and Character certificate from school/college

  • Transfer Certificate or School/College Leaving Certificate issued by the School/college.

  • Four recent passport size photos and one stamp size photo.

  • Migration Certificate

  • Required self-declaration forms from prospectus

  • Medical Fitness Certificate

For LLM

  • E-Hall Ticket of Entrance Test

  • Class 10 Mark Sheet for proof of date of birth

  • Class 12 Mark Sheet and passing certificate

  • Graduation Mark Sheet (All semesters/years)

  • Degree/Provisional pass certificate issued by the University

  • Conduct and Character certificate from college

  • Medical Fitness Certificate

Candidates who do not produce the original copies of the above given documents by the time of counselling will have their admissions cancelled.

 

Course Fees at Manipal University, Jaipur

 

The fees for the three law courses at Manipal University, Jaipur, are as given below.

Courses

Total Fees

BA LLB (Hons.)

Rs. 740,000

LL.B.

Rs. 209,000

LL.M.

Rs. 54,000

The admissions process for the Five Year Integrated BA LLB (Hons.), Three Year LLB and One Year LLM courses at Manipal University’s Jaipur campus is currently open. Students aspiring to pursue either of these undergraduate or postgraduate courses in law are recommended to apply at the earliest.

 

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