Law is a discipline, where one enters their legal careers by learning the rules and regulations. Law offers career options as lawyer, judge, legal advisor, teacher and many more. Today, lawyers are also appointed for medical, cyber, environmental, academic and social rights.
India Today-Nielsen had conducted their own survey on the top law colleges across India.
Here is the list of top 10 law colleges in India in 2014:
National Law School of India University, Bangalore
The concept of a national institution is to act as a pace-setter and a testing ground for bold experiments in legal education came up before the Bar Council of India in the context of the Council's statutory responsibility for maintaining standards in legal profession. For further information, visit NLSU.
Rank in 2013: 2
NALSAR University of Law, Hyderabad
- NALSAR University of Law, Hyderabad is an institution of national eminence in the field of legal education and research.
- It is a residential University established in 1998.
For further information, visit NALSAR University of Law
Rank in 2013: 1
Faculty of Law, University of Delhi, Delhi
- The Faculty of Law was established in 1924.
- The Law Faculty is claimed to be one of the largest law schools in India.
For further information, visit Faculty of Law.
Rank in 2013: 3
Symbiosis Law School, Pune
- Symbiosis is a Greek term meaning 'Living together for the mutual benefit of each other'.
- Symbiosis is an educational and cultural center of international standards. SLS was established in the year 1971.
For further information, visit Symbiosis Law School
Rank in 2013: 7
National Law Institute University, Bhopal
- The National Law Institute University has been successful in instilling a sense of broad perspective along with scholastic and reflexive capabilities bearing in mind larger national and humanitarian goals in its students.
- The National Law Institute University was established in 1997.
For further information, visit National Law Institute University
Rank in 2013: 5
Faculty of Law, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh
- The teaching of law was introduced in AMU in the year 1891.
- Sir Syed Ahmad Khan was greatly impressed by the programme of legal education in British Universities and was keen to incorporate law as a culminating discipline conducive to the moral, intellectuals and material welfare of the students.
For further information, visit Faculty of Law, Aligarh Muslim University
Rank in 2013: 10
ILS Law College, Pune
- The Indian Law Society was established in 1923 as a Public Charitable Trust registered under the Societies Registration Act.
- The Indian Law Society established the Law College in 1924.
For further information, visit ILS Law College
Rank in 2013: 9
Gujarat National Law University, Gandhinagar
Gujarat National Law University (GNLU) is the statutory university established by the Govt. of Gujarat National Law University Act, 2003.
For further information, visit GNLU
Rank in 2013: 6
Faculty of Law, BHU, Varanasi
The Law School is one of the earliest faculties established in the Banaras Hindu University, when teaching started in 1921-22 and the academic session were conducted in two rooms borrowed from the Faculty of Arts.
For further information, visit Faculty of Law, BHU
Rank in 2013: 11
National Law University, Jodhpur
The National Law University, Jodhpur is an institution of national prominence established under the National Law University, Jodhpur, Act, 1999 (Act No. 22 of 1999) enacted by the Rajasthan State Legislature.
For further information, visit National Law University
Rank in 2013: 8