LL.B. (REVISED CURRICULUM (2017-18)(Three Year Course):

From the Academic Year 2016-17, Government of Maharashtra has introduced Common Entrance Test (CET) for Law Course for admission to B.A.LL.B. 1 (5 YEARS COURSE) & LL.B. 1(THREE YEARS COURSE). Admission to these courses henceforth, cancellation and refund of fees shall be as per the Government of Maharashtra, Directorate of Higher Education. Details of which are available on www.dhepune.gov.in or www.mahacet.org.


An applicant who has graduated in any discipline of knowledge from a University established by an Act of Parliament or by a State legislature or an equivalent national institution recognized as a Deemed to be University or foreign University recognized as equivalent to the status of an Indian University by an authority competent to declare equivalence, may apply for a three years’ degree program in law leading to conferment of LL.B. degree on successful completion of the regular program conducted by a University whose degree in law is recognized by the Bar Council of India for the purpose of enrolment.

Provided that applicants who have obtained + 2 Higher Secondary Pass Certificate or First Degree Certificate after prosecuting studies in distance or correspondence method shall also be considered as eligible for admission in the Integrated Five Years course or three years’ LL.B. course, as the case may be.

Explanation: The applicants who have obtained 10 + 2 or graduation / post graduation through open Universities system directly without having any basic qualification for prosecuting such studies are not eligible for admission in the law courses.

Syllabus for this course:

  1. 1. Subject Code First Year LL.B. – Semester I
    LC 0501 Legal and Constitutional History
    LC 0502 Family Law I
    LC 0503 Law of Contract I
    LC 0504 Law of Crimes
    Optional Subject 1 (Any one from the following)
    LO 0505 (a) Health and Food Law
    LO 0506 (b) Equity and Trust Law
    LO 0507 (c) Criminal Psychology and Criminal Sociology
    LO 0508 (d) Agricultural Marketing Law
    LO 0509 (e) Intellectual Property Rights I
    Subject Code First Year LL.B. – Semester II
    LC 0601 Constitutional Law I
    LC 0602 Family Law II
    LC 0603 Law of Contract II
    LC 0604 Tort and Consumer Protection Law
    Optional Subject 2 (Any one from the following)
    LO 0605 (a) Media and Law
    LO 0606 (b) Banking and Insurance Law
    LO 0607 (c) Penology and Victimology
    LO 0608 (d) Land Acquisition Law
    LO 0609 (e) Intellectual Property Rights II


     2.Course Component of  Second Year LL.B. :


    Subject Code Second Year LL.B. – Semester III
    LC 0701 Constitutional Law II
    LC 0702 Property Law and Easement
    LC 0703 Public International Law
    LP 0704 Practical Training Paper I – Professional Ethics and Contempt of
    Court Law
    Optional Subject 3 (Any one from the following)
    LO 0705 (a) Comparative Constitutions
    LO 0706 (b) Investment and Securities Law
    LO 0707 (c) Criminal Minor Acts
    LO 0708 (d) Cooperative Law
    LO 0709 (e) Private International Law

    LC 0801Labour and Industrial Law

    Subject Code Second Year LL.B. – Semester IV
    LC 0802 Jurisprudence
    LC 0803 Law of Evidence
    LP 0804 Practical Training Paper II – Alternate Dispute Resolution System
    Optional Subject 4 (Any one from the following)
    LO 0805 (a) Human Rights Law and Practice
    LO 0806 (b) Competition Law
    LO 0807 (c) Vulnerable and Disadvantaged Groups and Criminal Law
    LO 0808 (d) Civil Minor Acts
    LO 0809 (e) International Economic Law


    3.Course Component Third Year LL.B. :
    Subject CodeThird Year LL.B. Semester V – 

    LC 0901 Civil Procedure Code
    LC 0902 Interpretation of Statutes
    LC 0903 Environmental Law
    LP 0904 Practical Training Paper III – Drafting, Pleading and Conveyance
    Optional Subject 5 (Any one from the following)
    LO 0905 (a) Law on Education
    LO 0906 (b) Principles of Taxation Law
    LO 0907 (c) Law of Forensic Science
    LO 0908 (d) Land Laws I
    LO 0909 (e) International Law on Air, Space and Sea
    Subject Code Third Year LL.B. – Semester VI
    LC 1001 Criminal Procedure Code
    LC 1002 Administrative Law
    LC 1003 Company Law
    LP 1004 Practical Training Paper IV – Moot Court Exercise and Internship
    Optional Subject 6 (Any one from the following)
    LO 1005 (a) Election Law
    LO 1006 (b) Bankruptcy and Insolvency Law
    LO 1007 (c) Comparative Criminal Justice System
    LO 1008 (d) Land Laws II
    LO 1009 (e) Humanitarian and Refugee Law


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LL.B.(2003-04 Semester Pattern)Three Year Course)

LLB – A Three Year Law Course, leading to a LL.B. degree is a six semester full-time course. On completion of the Three Year course, i.e. after the 6th semester, the LL.B. degree is awarded.



A candidate possessing the Bachelor’s Degree of Savitribai Phule Pune University, in any faculty with minimum 45% marks or corresponding degree of any other University recognised as equivalent thereto with the minimum prescribed marks is eligible to apply for admission to the First Year LL. B.(General) Three Year Law Course. The above percentage of marks shall be relaxed by 5 % for candidates belonging to the SC, ST categories recognised as such by the Government of Maharashtra. A student who has successfully completed the Three Year course is entitled to the LL.B. degree and is eligible to practice as an advocate, as per the rules of the Bar Council of India.


Semester – I Semester – II
Family Law – I Family Law – II
Law of Crimes Constitutional Law
Labour Laws Law of Torts and Consumer Protection Act, 1986.
Law of Contract – I (General Principles of Contract and Specific Relief Act, 1963) Practical Training – III (Professional Ethics, Accountancy for Lawyers and Bar-Bench Relations)

i. Trust, Equity and Fiduciary Relationships

ii. Criminology and Penology

iii. Woman and Law and Law relating to Child

iv. International Economic Law


Semester – III Semester – IV
Law of Evidence Jurisprudence
Environmental Law (including Laws for Protection of Wildlife and other Living Creature including Animal Welfare) Property Law including Transfer of Property Act, 1882 and Easement Act, 1882.
International Law and Human Rights Practical Training – II (Public Interest Lawyering, Legal Aid and Para Legal Services)
Arbitration, Conciliation and Alternate Dispute Resolution Systems Law of Contract-II

i. Intellectual Property Law

ii. Insurance Law

iii. Comparative Law

iv.Conflict of Law


Semester – V Semester- VI
Code of Civil Procedure, 1908 and Limitation Act, 1963 Code of Criminal Procedure ,1973, The Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000 and Probation of Offender’s Act, 1958)
Land Laws including Ceiling and other Local Laws Company Law
Interpretation of Statutes Practical Training – I – Moot Courts, Pre-Trial Preparations & participation in trial proceedings
Administrative Law Practical Training- IV -Drafting,Pleading,Conveyancing

i. Banking Laws (Including Negotiable Instruments Act)

ii. Co-operative Law

iii. Taxation Law

iv. Investment and Securities Laws