The Jalpaiguri Law College was established in the Year 1981. The College is affiliated to the University of North Bengal and approved by B.C.I. & GOVT. of West Bengal. In addition there are a good number of qualified full-time, part-time and honorary Advocate teachers. Relentless efforts on the part of the teaching and non-teaching staff coupled with their warmth and co-operation have provided a friendly, amiable ambience to students who wish to excel and shine in life. It is a co-educational college.
The college has N.S.S Unit, Centre for Clinical Legal Aid and Chip canteen for students. The total students’ strength of the college is 400 (APP). The Governing body of the college is constituted as per the statue of the University of North Bengal. The college has well equipped library with good number of test reference book for running the five year Law Course.
The College was first started on 14.09.1981 with three year law course and introduced Five Year Law Course from the session 2000-2001. The College was inspected by the Bar Council of India, on 29.09.1981 and 20.12.2004 and by the Inspection Team of State Bar Council, W.B. on 26th , 27th & 28th May 2006.
The Jalpaiguri Law College is one of the best law colleges in Bengal and many students passed out from here have gone on to be one of the most successful lawyers in the country.
The college offers a 5 year LLB degree and the course content is very interactive and easy to understand.