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Chanakya National Law University


The Chanakya National Law University came into being on the 15th August, 2006, and has been imparting Law education ever since. 

Course and Eligibility

Program: B.A.LL.B. (Hons.)


Admission to the B.A.LL.B. (Hons.) Programme is made strictly on the basis of merit as assessed through a Common Law Admission Test (CLAT).
Foreign Nationals and NRI category candidates are exempted from taking the Common Law Admission Test and the rule concerning the age limit. Candidates who wish to apply under Foreign Nationals Category and NRI category shall submit the duly filled in application form which can be downloaded from the university website.

The candidate must be less than 20 years of age on First July 2010. However, in cases of reserved category candidates the maximum age limit shall be 22 as on the above date.Have passed the Higher Secondary School Examination (10 2) system or an equivalent examination there to securing in the aggregate not less than 50% of the total marks.( 45% in case of candidates belonging to reserved categories).


Out of a maximum of 80 seats 10 seats are meant for Foreign Nationals and 10 seats are meant for NRIs.

  • Scheduled Castes 16%
  • Scheduled Tribes 1%
  • Extremely Backward Classes 18%
  • Backward Classes 12%
  • Women of Backward Classes 3%
  • Person with Disabilities 3%

30% of the total seats shall be filled by eligible women candidates including those selected in reserved categories.

Program: LLM

A candidate should have passed the B.A., LL.B degree or an equivalent degree from recognised University, there to securing in the aggregate not less than 55% of the total marks.( 50% in case of candidates belonging to reserved categories).

Course Pattern:

  1. Intellectual Property Rights
  2. Criminology
  3. Labour Laws
  4. Animal Laws
  5. Taxation
  6. Environmental Law


Chanakya National Law University, A.N. Sinha Institute Campus,
North Gandhi Maidan,

Registrar Office
0612-2219192, 0612-2200789,
University Office
FAX: 0612-2205920
E-Mail: [email protected]
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