Masters of Laws (LL.M.) is a 2 year post-graduate degree in Law. LL.M. degree allows a law graduate to specialize in one of many legal sub-streams.The basic eligibility for this program is an undergraduate law degree from any recognized university with a minimum of 55% marks.
An LL.M. program is of two years duration. The average tuition fee for the course ranges from INR 1 to 6 Lacs. Entrance Test for admission in this course are conducted for admission of students in LLM degree course.
After completion of the course, an LL.M. graduate can find employment in any of the sectors which require legal expertise and work as Lawyers, Legal consultants, Indian Legal Services, Advisors, Solicitor, Legal Writer etc. Average entry level salary for LL.M. graduates are INR 12,000 to 30,000 per month.
LLM: Course Highlights
|Examination Type||Semester System|
|Eligibility||Bachelor’s degree in the stream of law or social science with 55% as aggregate|
|Top recruiting organizations||High court, Supreme court, High State court, AZB and partners, Quislex Legal Services, Pangea 3 global services, Clutch Group, etc.|
|Top recruiting areas||Courts, Top law firms, Counsel and Corporate houses|
|Top job profiles||Lawyer, Judge, Notary, Oath administrator, etc|
|Course Fee||INR 1 to 6 Lacs|
|Average Starting Salary||INR 2 to 30 Lacs|
The LL.M. program can be pursued only by the students who have successfully completed their under-graduation in law .i.e. LL.B/B.L. Degree/5 Year LL.B. Degree course under 10+2+5 from any recognized university with at least 55% marks in aggregate.
Certain seats are reserved or are allocated to Foreign Nationals. Students can take admission through common entrance test held by the universities.