Department of Law Calcutta University


The Department of Law, Calcutta University was initially started in January 1909 as University College of Law and later renamed as Dept. of Law in February 1983. Since its inception the department  has been striving to offer quality legal education to Indian students for which it has been placed among the top 25 law schools in the country.

Course and Eligibility

 Programme Level of Study Eligibility Intake Capacity
 L.L.B. U.G. Graduate from any recognized university with minimum 40% marks 150
  L.L.B. (H) U.G. On Merit 50
 LL.M. P.G. L.L.B. (Hons.) In order of merit 35
 Ph.D. Research LL.M. 
 L.L.D. Post Doctoral Ph.D. Degree 

Course Pattern

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


Deptt. of Law, Calcutta University,
51/1, Hazra Road,
Kolkata – 700 019
Phone: 2475 5801 / 3680/ 81/ 82