Law as a Career | Law Exam, Course, University Admission

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Now a day’s law has become a demanding career   oriented course after 12th or graduation. The legal studies started in India in the year 1987 as a three-year program granted under the Advocate Act, 1961. In 2001, for the first time NLU Jodhpur started five year integrated course. Bar Council of India is main regulatory body of legal studies in India. There is five year integrated course of law after 12th and three year course after graduation.  Following are the important degree of legal education.

  1. Integrated undergraduate degree – B.A.LL.B, B.Sc. LL.B, B.Com LL.B – 5 years (this course can be done just after the 12th )
  2.  Bachelor of Laws (LL.B) – 3 years (this course can be done just after graduation )
  3. Master of laws (LL.M) – 1 or 2 years (this course can be done after above two courses)
  4. Doctor of philosophy (PhD)

Law is regarded as one of the best course after 12th or graduation. Student who want to get admission in law school/college/university have to give entrance exams. Following are the some of the entrance exam to get admission for law degree.

  1. CLAT
  2. AILET
  3. LSAT
  4. Various universities conduct their own entrance exam

After these exam you can get admission in legal studies. There are various universities which offer legal studies. National Law University is regarded as best for legal studies. For the syllabus or pattern of entrance exam to get admission in legal studies you can visit the official website of above mentioned exam.

Law is a career which require lots of patience and logical skill. There are multiplicity of opportunity for a law graduate. A degree in Law not only lets your practice as a lawyer in the courts but also opens up for various career options. Following are some of the important option for career in law.

  1. Lawyer
  2. Legal Analyst
  3. Legal Journalist
  4. Legal Advisor
  5. Judge
  6. Corporate Management
  7. Administrative Service


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