The University of North Bengal, Faculty of Law is situated in the district of Burdwan, Durgapur, West Bengal.
The College is approved by the Bar Council of India at New Delhi and is affiliated to the University Of Burdwan.
There are two courses that one can pursue and they are:
1.B.A. LLB(Hons.) - To be able to apply for the course one must be a 10+2 pass and the duration of the course is 5 years.
2.LLB – For this the eligibility is an LLB and the duration is 3 years.
The Law College at Durgapur 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 College 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 College 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 Durgapur Law College has been able to keep up with the modern requirements.
The College is a very long standing and reputed college of West Bengal and will continue to attract students from all over the country for years to come.