MASTER OF LAW

LLM (2 year full time)

 

ABOUT THE COURSE

In today's world understanding individual rights as approved and bestowed to each and every citizen of this country has become a matter of essentiality on the pretext of building an ethically strong society. Legal education in this regard has been truly instrumental in providing the needed platformto the legal aspirants in understanding the major role juridical study can play in the formation of such a society. The law programhelps the students build a frame work for life and for the subsequent society that is both ethical and service oriented.

 

OBJECTIVES OF THE COURSE

To develop an understanding of legal principles for the protection of life and property

To meet the growing requirement inter alia in the field of Law for dynamism, competitive environment and judicious introspection towards legal development.

 

AFFILIATION & APPROVAL

The 2 year full time LLM program is conducted at NERIM Law College under the prescribed regulations and syllabi of Dibrugarh University.

 

COURSE STRUCTURE & SYLLABUS

SEMESTER: I

Paper Code Title of the Paper
End Semester
In Semester
LLM 1 Indian Constitutional Law
75
25
Group A:Constitutional Law
LLM A -1 Constitutional Law-I

75
25
LLM A -2 Constitutional Law-II
75
25
LLM A -3 Constitutional Law and Human Rights

75
25
Group B: Corporate Law
LLM B-1 General Principles of Contract with Specific Relief
75
25
LLM B-2 Specific Contracts with Sale of Goods
75
25
LLM B-3 Laws relating to Securities, Competition, Partnership, Limited Liability Partnership & Societies Registration

75
25
Group C: Criminal Law
LLM C-1 Substantive Criminal Law-I

75
25
LLM C-2 Substantive Criminal Law-II

75
25
LLM C-3 Socio-Economic Offences

75
25

 

SEMESTER: II

Paper No Title of the Paper
End Semester
In Semester
LLM -2 Legal Education and Research Methodology LLM 2 (Compulsory paper)
75
25
Group A:Constitutional Law
LLM A -4 Administrative Law-I
75
25
LLM A -5 Administrative Law-II (Indian Administrative law)

75
25
LLM A -6 Administration of Criminal Justice System LLM A 6 (Elective)
75
25
Group B: Corporate Law
LLM B-4 Insurance Law

75
25
LLM B-5 Company Law

75
25
LLM B-6 Banking Law including Negotiable Instruments Act

75
25
Group C: Criminal Law
LLM C-4 Comparative Criminal Law

75
25
LLM C-5 Probation of Offenders Act and Juvenile Justice Act
75
25
LLM C-6 Administration of Criminal Justice System
75
25

 

SEMESTER: III

Paper No Title of the Paper
End Semester
In Semester
LLM 3 Law and Social Transformation in India
(Compulsory)
75
25
Group A:Constitutional Law
LLM A-7 Union State Financial Relation
75
25
LLM A-8 Constitutionalism: Pluralism and Federalism

75
25
LLM A-9 Human Rights
75
25
Group B: Corporate Law
LLM B-7 Intellectual Property Law-I

75
25
LLM B-8 Intellectual Property Law-II

75
25
LLM B-9 Law of Export Import Regulation

75
25
Group C: Criminal Law
LLM C-7 Criminology: Comparative Study

75
25
LLM C-8 Penology: Comparative Study

75
25
LLM C-9 Victimology: Comparative Study
75
25

 

SEMESTER: IV

Paper No Title of the Paper
End Semester
In Semester
LLM 4.1 Judicial Process LLM 4.1
(Compulsory)
75
25
LLM 4.1 Dissertation and viva-voce
200

 

The topic for Dissertation will be assigned in the beginning of the Fourth Semester and the candidates are required to submit dissertation work by the end of the fourth Semester but before 15 days of End-Semester Examination.

 

ELIGIBILITY

A candidate to take admission into LL.M. programme must have 50%marks in aggregate inLL.B.-3 years/B.A.,B.Sc., B.Com., BA. LLB / BBA.LL.B-5 Year Integrated course recognized by University Grants Commission (UGC) and BCI. However, a relaxation of 5% in the eligibility criteria shall be admissible to the bona-fide SC/ST/OBC/PWD applicants of the State of Assam only.

 

SELECTION PROCEDURE

The admission into LL.M. Programme will be made through an Entrance Test to be conducted by the University/Centre/College. There will be only one paper for 2-hours for LL.M. Entrance Test which will comprise of IndianConstitutional Law,CriminalLaw,EnvironmentalLaw, InternationalLaw, Procedural andEvidenceLaws, Family Laws,LawofTorts,Business Law, Intellectual Property Law.

 

REQUIREMENT OF CLASS ROOM ATTENDANCE

Astudent of LLM(2 year full time) programme shall have to attend minimum 80% of total classes in each paper to be eligible to appear in each End -Semester examination.


EXAMINATION (AS PER REGULATION OF THE DIBRUGARH UNIVERSITY)

A student may be promoted from one semester to the next semester on completion of End Semester Examination with three consecutive chances to qualify in each semester. A student has to complete LL.M programmewithin four years from the date of admission.am.

 

AWARD OF DEGREE

A Candidate shall be declared as passed the LL.M provided he/she has passed all the courses of all semesters separately awarding the degreewith > 65% as 1st class and > 50%- <65%as 2nd class.

 

 

 

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