In India, Most of the top Law colleges accept CLAT scores for their admissions. But most students aspiring to study law are not sure which of the colleges accept CLAT scores and which do not. In order to solve the confusion of the students, here is the list of the top 9 law colleges of the country that accept CLAT scores for admissions.
National Law School of India University, Bangalore
The National Law School Of India University came into existence through a notification under the National Law School Of India University Act (Karnataka Act 22 of 1986). It signified the culmination of efforts by the Judiciary, the Bar Council of India, the Karnataka Bar Council, the Bangalore University and the Government of Karnataka to reform legal education and to establish a centre of excellence for legal education and research in India.
The Chief Justice of India is the Chancellor of the University. The Chairman, Bar Council of India, is the Chairman of the General Council. These connections lend a stature and prestige to the School which is unparalleled in the history of legal education in India. The Karnataka Act confers complete administrative and academic autonomy which facilitates innovation and experimentation in the pursuit of excellence in legal education.
Address: National Law School of India University P.O. Bag 7201, Nagarbhavi,Bangalore - 560 072 Karnnataka, India
Phone No: 080 2321 3160, 080 2316 0532, 080 2316 0533, 080 2316 0535
Fax no: 0 80 23160534
National Academy of Legal Studies and Research University - Andhra Pradesh
NALSAR University of Law, Hyderabad, an institution of national eminence in the field of legal education and research, is a residential University established in 1998 under the National Academy of Legal Studies and Research University Act of the Andhra Pradesh State Legislature.
The University provides an opportunity to explore limitless options in legal profession and is setting new standards in legal education. The University has as its primary mission to create a generation of able, competent and humane lawyers who will not only enter the Bar and Bench but will also be equipped to address effectively the imperatives of the new millennium and to engage in community services.
Address: Nalsar University of Law Post Box No.1, NISA Hakimpet, Justice City, Shameerpet, R.R. District -500078.
Phone no: 040 - 23498200 / 400
Fax: 8418 245161 / 174
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National Law Institute University
National Law Institute University (NLIU), is a law school and centre for research located in Bhopal, India. Established in 1997 by the State of Madhya Pradesh, it is one of the first three law schools to have been established under the National Law School system. Since its establishment, NLIU has consistently been rated among the three best law schools in India. The University launched its first academic programme in 1998, with eminent Indian jurist Prof. V.S. Rekhi, as the Director. Recognised by the Bar Council of India, the university admits 100 undergraduates each year through the Common Law Admission Test, who complete 15 trimesters before being awarded a combined BA, LLB (Hons.) degree.The post-graduate course offered at the university is the LLM degree.
Address: Kerwa Dam Road, Bhopal, M.P. - 462 044
Phone no: 0755 - 2696965/971
Fax no: 0755 - 2696972
WB National University of Juridical Sciences (NUJS)
The WB National University of Juridical Sciences (NUJS) is one of the premiere national law schools of India. It has constantly been ranked as one of the top law schools of India. NUJS, in its short existence, of about a decade or so has produced outstanding lawyers and legal scholarship. NUJS has a very rich faculty, with diverse backgrounds, drawn from almost all corners of India. NUJS faculty has been trained in top universities in India and abroad and has been constantly involved in delivering quality teaching and research. The faculty members of NUJS have made a name for themselves, in their respective fields, by publishing research in reputed journals in India and abroad and with renowned publishing houses and are playing a key role in pushing the frontiers of legal knowledge and expertise. NUJS has also attracted leading academicians, as visiting faculties, from top universities such as University of Sydney, University of London, National University of Singapore, Freiburg University and others.
Address: The WB National University of Juridical Sciences Dr. Ambedkar Bhavan 12, LB Block, Sector III, Salt Lake City Kolkata - 700098
Phone no: 033-2335 7379/ 0765/ 2806/ 2809/ 2811/ 2812
Fax no: 033-2335 7422/ 0511
National Law University
National Law University-Jodhpur (NLUJ) is one of India's leading national law universities based in the vibrant and colourful city of Jodhpur, Rajasthan. NLUJ has constantly been ranked as one of the top law schools in India. Since its establishment in 1999, NLUJ has endeavored to produce exceptional lawyers and legal scholarships, which aimed at pushing and challenging the existing boundaries of knowledge. NLUJ attracts top quality students coming from diverse social, cultural and religious backgrounds from all corners of India. Students passing out from NLUJ work in top law firms in India and abroad, some practice in courts and while some have entered the field of legal academics.
Address : NH-65, Nagour Road, Mandore, Jodhpur - 342304 (Rajasthan) - India
Phone : +91-291-2577530, 2577526
Fax : +91-291-2577540
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Gujarat National Law University (GNLU)
Gujarat National Law University (GNLU) is the statutory university established by the Government of Gujarat under the Gujarat National Law University Act, 2003. The University is recognised by the Bar Council of India (BCI) and University Grants Commission (UGC) (2f & 12b). The University is also member of the Association of Indian Universities (AIU) and the University is functioning as nodal agency to uplift the legal education in the State of Gujarat.
Since its inception, the University has been holding regular in-house Moot Court competitions where-in meritorious students are sent abroad for participating in Moot Court jamborees. The hub of activity happens to be University's Moot Court Committee and the Legal Aid Clinic, which have developed a workable and efficient interface with the industry and the judiciary to the satisfaction of us all.
Address: Attalika Avenue, Knowledge Corridor, Koba Gandhinagar - 382007 (Gujarat).
Phone no: 079-23276611/23276612
Fax no: 079-23276613
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The Institute of Chartered Financial Analysts of India (ICFAI) University
ICFAI Tripura offers LLB programme with high academic standards covering curriculum, having the blend of traditional and modern law (as per Bar Council of India requirement), methodology and internship assignments. The programmes are thus designed to impart relevant legal knowledge and professional skills to the students to enable them become future leaders.
University believes that the pursuit of their programmes certainly demands higher levels of commitment, sincerity, intellectual urge and a willingness to work hard from the students. Varsity takes this opportunity to welcome all those young aspirants who wish to become legal professionals of high caliber to share our vision and join our programs.
ICFAI University, Tripura
University Campus, Agartala - Simna Road,
P.O. Kamalghat Sadar,
Agartala - 799 210, Tripura (West).
Ph: 0381-2865755 / 57 Fax: 0381- 2865754.
National University of Advanced Legal Studies (NUALS)
The National University of Advanced Legal Studies (NUALS) was established by Act 27 of 2005 of the Kerala State Legislature. By the same Act, the National Institute for Advanced Legal Studies (NIALS) established by the Bar Council of Kerala Trust in 2002 merged with the NUALS. In 2008, an amendment streamlined the powers and functions of the authorities of the University and ensured the active involvement of the Government of Kerala.The University is recognised by the University Grants Commission under section 2(f) of the UGC Act.It is also a member of the Association of Indian Universities (AIU).
The National University of Advanced Legal Studies (NUALS)
NUALS Campus, H.M.T. Colony P.O.
Kalamassery, Ernakulam, PIN - 683 503
Fax No: 0484 - 2555992
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Rajiv Gandhi National University of Law (RGNUL) – Punjab
Rajiv Gandhi National University of Law (RGNUL), Punjab, was established by the State Legislature of Punjab by passing the Rajiv Gandhi National University of Law, Punjab Act, 2006 (Punjab Act No. 12 of 2006). The Act incorporated a University of Law of national stature in Punjab, thereby fulfilling the need for a Centre of Excellence in legal education in the modern era of globalisation and liberalisation. RGNUL started functioning from its Headquarters-Mohindra Kothi, The Mall, Patiala w.e.f. 26 May 2006. The University acquired approval of the Bar Council of India (BCI) in July 2006. The University also got registered with the University Grants Commission (UGC), New Delhi under Section 2(f) of the University Grants Commission Act, 1956 and has been declared fit to obtain grant from the (UGC) under Section 12-B of the UGC Act, 1956.
Mohindra Kothi, Mall Road, Patiala - 147 001 (PUNJAB)
Web URL: www.rgnul.ac.in