LLB Distance Education


Legum Baccalaureus (LLB) in Distance Education / Correspondence


DURATION :

3 Years

FEES :

INR 50K – 80K Per Year

ELIGIBILTY :

Graduation in any discipline

UNIVERSITIES :

4+ Universities are offering this Course

About LLB Distance Education

LLB Distance Education is a three-year professional law degree program that leads aspirants to a career in legal profession. Aspirants who want to make a career in law field can either pursue LLB or take BA LLB. Law is one of the oldest field of studies, still very popular and highly desired by many students, even, in this age of technology. LLB Degree promises a career in law field and hard work can bring tremendous legal knowledge and fame. Bar Council of India (BAR) is the statutory body which regulates the legal education and legal profession, in India. Distance LLB imparts comprehensive knowledge of laws persisting in the country, law makers, law executors’, law implementors, and procedure followed in making, executing and implementing laws. Being a professional course, it is sought by huge number of aspirants in distance mode. There are several, UGC-AIU-BCI approved, universities in India offering Regular LLB Degree delivered using Distance/ Correspondence/ Online education techniques.

Universities offering LLB using Distance Education techniques

Sri Satya Sai University of Technology & Medical Sciences, Madhya Pradesh

Kalinga University, Raipur, Chhattisgarh

Himalayan University, Itanagar, Arunachal Pradesh

North East Frontier Technical University, Arunachal Pradesh

University Affiliations to check before taking LLB Distance Education

University Grants Commission
(UGC)

Association of Indian Universities
(AIU)

Bar Council Of India
(BCI)

Is LLB through Distance Education Valid?

Bar Council of India (BCI) regulates the legal education and legal profession in India. In order, to ensure quality law education and to monitor the standard of aspirants entering legal profession, BCI doesn’t recognize distance/ correspondence LLB. Thus, no university is allowed to offer LLB through Distance Education. However, there are several universities in India, utilizing distance education techniques in delivering Regular mode LLB Degree.


Eligibility for LLB Distance Education

Candidates having Graduation or Post-Graduation degree in any discipline are eligible for taking admission into LLB.

Aspirants who have obtained graduation in open mode without having basic 10+2 qualification are not eligible for taking admission into LLB.

Aspirants who have completed graduation in 10+2+3 scheme are only eligible for taking admission to this course.

LLB Distance Education Fees

50K – 80K Per Year (As fees varies according to universities)

Age-Limit for LLB Distance Education

There is no upper age limit to apply for admission in LLB.

LLB Distance Education Syllabus

Objectives of LLB Distance Education Program

To facilitate aspirants, not able attend colleges, in pursuing LLB degree.

To enable aspirants to understand laws of the land, legal issues and other aspects related to law.

To equip students, from various background, with legal knowledge, so that they can start their career in legal world.

To equip students with analytical, research and reasoning skills for a better understanding of legal education and legal profession.

To make candidates capable of understanding the law through various perspectives.

To introduce aspirants with the techniques, old & modern, used in legal profession.

Career Opportunities after LLB Distance Education

After successfully completing the course, aspirants can practice as lawyers in any Indian court. In order to be a licenced lawyer who can practice in any Indian court, the candidate have to acquire “Certificate of Practice”, which is awarded by Bar Council of India (BCI) after passing “All India Bar Examination’” held and regulated by the BCI itself. Apart from, being a lawyer, there are wide range of career options available to the aspirants completing LLB Degree:

  • Legal Advisor: can join as a legal advisor in law firms, private or corporate firms.
  • Teaching: can pursuing teaching career in law schools or in any other education institutes.
  • Politics: aspirants can join politics.
  • Higher Education: aspirants can pursue LLM/ MBA or any other higher degree
  • Public Service Commission Exams: aspirants can give PSC exams like UPSC/ MPSC
  • Judicial Services: aspirants can join judiciary services like Magistrate, Public Prosecutor, etc by giving judicial service examinations.