Faculty of Law - Banaras Hindu University (BHU), Varanasi Varanasi , Uttar Pradesh

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About Faculty of Law - Banaras Hindu University (BHU), Varanasi

Banaras Hindu University, also known as BHU is one of the most reputed universities that has been recognized globally was established by Mahamana Pandit Madan Mohan Malviya in the year 1916 at Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh. The law school at BHU, popularly known as BHU Law Faculty is among the leading law schools in the country, situated on the banks of the river Ganges in Varanasi. The law faculty at BHU is one of the leading faculties of BHU.

The institute is referred to be the pioneer institution of legal education in India with an excellent team of teachers and students. It is one of the earliest faculties that has been established in the Banaras Hindu University and Mahamana Pandit Madan Mohan Malviya served as the dean of the law school for several years.

The faculty offers Under Graduate and Post Graduate Law courses and emphasizes on developing a holistic approach towards understanding law and justice from a multi-disciplinary perspective.

For admissions in Under Graduate law courses, the university conducts Under Graduate Entrance Tests (UETs) in the month of April/ May. Admission is provided according to the candidate's performance in the entrance examination.

Courses offered by BHU Law Faculty:

Courses

Semesters

Time Duration

LL.B. (Hons.)

6

3 years

B.A. LL.B. (Hons.)

10

5 years

LL.M.

-

2 years

Ph.D.

-

-

Post Graduate Diploma Course (Part-Time)

2

1 year

Why study at BHU Law Faculty?

  • It is one of the oldest and most reputed law schools across the country.
  • BHU Law Faculty also publishes a highly acclaimed journal since 1965 which carries the research papers from eminent Indian and foreign scholars.
  • A Moot Court Society was established within the campus to promote the skills of advocacy and love for the legal profession among the students.
  • The faculty conducts intra-law school moot court competitions which have participants from across the country.
  • The faculty has introduced community-oriented courses of a law introducing Law of Environment, Law, and Country and Town Planning, Law and Poverty, Law and Population, Animal Laws etc. 

Admissions Open for 2019 Batch at:

Courses Offered

 8
  • LLB (HONS)

    Fulltime | On Campus
     18.95 K for 3 Years
    4.6/5

    7 Reviews

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    KASHINATH TRIPATHI

    8 months ago

    This is an A class University in the state and for the admissions, One has to clear entrance exam and to be an eligible person for the entrance exam one has to clear the 50% in 12th board eligibility criteria If you are from the general category and right now I am in th
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    Hemendra Kumar

    6 months ago

    BHU has a great repo in the nation due to its quality education and that is why taking admission here is not that much simple one needs a minimum 80% marks in the entrance exam especially for this course and right now I am in the 2nd year of the course.
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11 months ago

Sudhir Kumar Rai LLB  Student

Law at BHU 5/5

Before this law course I have also done my Bachelor and Masters degree from this college and after working for 2 years I have taken admission here in the year 2011 and ended in the year 2014 and for the admissions, I have scored 55% in the Graduation and the annual fee of the course was between Rs.
8 months ago

KASHINATH TRIPATHI LLB  Student

College Desc 5/5

This is an A class University in the state and for the admissions, One has to clear entrance exam and to be an eligible person for the entrance exam one has to clear the 50% in 12th board eligibility criteria If you are from the general category and right now I am in the 2nd semester of the course a
6 months ago

Hemendra Kumar LLB  Student

In 1st Year 5/5

BHU has a great repo in the nation due to its quality education and that is why taking admission here is not that much simple one needs a minimum 80% marks in the entrance exam especially for this course and right now I am in the 2nd year of the course.
1 month ago

Shubham Awasthi LLB  Student

Overview 4/5

The education is best as everyone knows that BHU is best and also A grade and for the Internships students goes n number of courts, lawyers and there is a very big campus here. The fee of the course is very nominal here and that is 6000 rs.
7 months ago

Jagrati Gupta LLB  Student

Law@BHU 4/5

If your rank is High in the University examinations then only one can take admission here which is an A-Class University of India and the fee of the course is Rs 2000 per year. The college is having the best faculties and facilities.
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1 month ago

Shubham Awasthi LLB  Student

Overview 4/5

The education is best as everyone knows that BHU is best and also A grade and for the Internships students goes n number of courts, lawyers and there is a very big campus here. The fee of the course is very nominal here and that is 6000 rs.
6 months ago

Hemendra Kumar LLB  Student

In 1st Year 5/5

BHU has a great repo in the nation due to its quality education and that is why taking admission here is not that much simple one needs a minimum 80% marks in the entrance exam especially for this course and right now I am in the 2nd year of the course.
7 months ago

Jagrati Gupta LLB  Student

Law@BHU 4/5

If your rank is High in the University examinations then only one can take admission here which is an A-Class University of India and the fee of the course is Rs 2000 per year. The college is having the best faculties and facilities.
7 months ago

Raushan Kumar LLB  Student

Overview 5/5

One of the best colleges of India Rankin 3rd position and law faculty is best. placement is100percent and ragging free environment .hostel and the mess are best.
8 months ago

KASHINATH TRIPATHI LLB  Student

College Desc 5/5

This is an A class University in the state and for the admissions, One has to clear entrance exam and to be an eligible person for the entrance exam one has to clear the 50% in 12th board eligibility criteria If you are from the general category and right now I am in the 2nd semester of the course a
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3 years ago

Kunal Kumar Singh  Student

Overview 5/5

Unique and supreme law institute of india,low cost fee with quality education
1 year ago

Naina LLB  Student

Good University 5/5

BHU is one of the best i would say for any student. The department of law has been ranked among top law colleges in india. The exposure i got here has helped me in my future
1 year ago

Damyanti LLB  Student

Great for studies 4/5

College is awesome for studies, practical knowledge is also provided to the students, this department of BHU is very popular among students
11 months ago

Sudhir Kumar Rai LLB  Student

Law at BHU 5/5

Before this law course I have also done my Bachelor and Masters degree from this college and after working for 2 years I have taken admission here in the year 2011 and ended in the year 2014 and for the admissions, I have scored 55% in the Graduation and the annual fee of the course was between Rs.
8 months ago

KASHINATH TRIPATHI LLB  Student

College Desc 5/5

This is an A class University in the state and for the admissions, One has to clear entrance exam and to be an eligible person for the entrance exam one has to clear the 50% in 12th board eligibility criteria If you are from the general category and right now I am in the 2nd semester of the course a
Admissions Open for 2019 Batch at:

Faculty of Law - Banaras Hindu University (BHU), Varanasi Admission

Admission in Under Graduate Law Courses:

  • For admission in LL.B. courses, BHU conducts two university-level entrance examinations i.e. UET in the month of April and May every year.
  • Admissions are provided according to the candidate's performance in the entrance examination.
  • The candidate seeking admission in LL.B. (Hons.) must have completed B.A./ B.Sc./ B.Com/ Shastry with a minimum of 50 percent aggregate.
  • The candidate who has completed any graduate degree in 10+2+3 pattern recognized by the Bar Council of India can also apply for admission in BHU Law Faculty.
  • For admission in B.A. LL.B., the university conducts entrance examination i.e. UET in the third or fourth week of May.
  • For B.A. LL.B., the candidate must have passed class XII with a minimum of 50 percent aggregate from a recognized board. A relaxation of 5 percent is provided to the candidates of the reserved category.

Admission in Post Graduate Courses:

  • Candidates seeking admission in LL.M. must have passed graduation in the relevant subject from a university recognized by the Bar Council of India.

Admissions in Ph.D.:

  • The candidate must have completed Postgraduation in the relevant field.
  • The candidate must qualify the Common Research Entrance Test (CRET) conducted by the university in the month of March or July.
  • The candidate who has qualified UGC NET/ JRF are exempted from the entrance examination. 

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Location & Contact Info

Address
, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, 221005

Accessibility

Nearest Airport
Babatpur - 32Km

Facilities Available

Library      
Library of the BHU Law Faculty has about 80000 books, 135 international an national journals etc.
Computer Lab      
Auditorium      
Medical      
Several Health Care facilities are available in the BHU and a hospital named SS Hospital is available in the BHU.
Cafeteria      
Hostel      
There are six hostels present in the BHU Law Faculty named Dr. Bhagwan Das, Chanakya, Dr. BR Ambedkar Hostel, Triveni Hostel etc.
Guided Admission

Faculty

39 PHD faculty

     43 faculty

Prof.(Dr.) B.C.Nirmal
Position: Dean
Dr.M. P. Singh
Position: Professor
Speciality: Labour Law, Criminal Law and Criminology
Shri D. P. Verma
Position: Professor
Speciality: Public International Law and Human Rights Law
Dr. Ali Mehdi
Position: Professor
Dr. (Mohd.) Nasimul Haque
Position: Professor
Sudhir Kumar Rai LLB11 months ago
They are world-class faculties in India because they knew each and everything about the Law subject
Hemendra Kumar LLB6 months ago
The faculties are all good and also we have learned a lot in there Guidance.

Awards

Ranked 9th Among best law school

Faculty of Law - BHU is been ranked 9th among best law school all over India

Scholarship

Merit based scholarsip

Merit based scholarship is awarded to students

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