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. 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 Subject Code Second Year LL.B. – Semester IV LC 0801 Labour and Industrial Law 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 Code Third 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.
ADMISSION TO LL.B. (THREE YEAR LAW COURSE):
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.
SUBJECTS FOR 1st YEAR LL.B.
|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
SUBJECTS FOR 2nd YEAR LL.B.
|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
SUBJECTS FOR 3rd YEAR LL.B
|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