The University of North Bengal, Faculty of Law is situated in Raja Rammohunpur, Darjeeling, West Bengal.
The courses that one can pursue here are:
1) LLB - To be able to apply for the course one must be a 10+2 pass and the duration of the course is 2 years spreading to 5 years.
2) LLM – For this the eligibility is an LLB and the duration is 2 years.
3) Ph.D. Law – The eligibility is a LLM.
4) Post Graduate Diploma in Environmental Laws – The eligibility is Graduation and duration is for 1 year.
The University of North Bengal, Faculty of Law aims at setting the highest standards in legal education in the country in terms of course content, teaching methodology, learning environment and examination system. The University focuses on developing intellectual and professional capabilities of students and highlights compressive and in-depth learning about the legal concepts and doctrines, substantive and procedural laws and judicial rulings and precedents in various areas of law.
The University is not considered to be a premier centre of legal education in the region but it definitely keeps up with the latest trends of modernization and professionalism in legal education. Due to globalization, liberalization and subsequent entry of foreign companies, the law profession has undergone a complete transformation. This is where The University of North Bengal has been able to keep up with the modern requirements.
The University is the pride of North Bengal and will continue to attract students from all over for years to come.