A warm welcome  to Department Of Law

Department of Law was established in the year 2015. The Department offers LL.M course with double specialization of two years. The main objects of the Law Department are: (a) to equip the students with sufficient skills to become excellent teachers, (b)to advance and disseminate learning and knowledge of law and legal and judicial processes, professional legal education and their role in national development; (c) to develop in the students and research scholars a sense of responsibility to serve the society by developing skills with regard to teaching, advocacy, legal services, legislation, law reforms etc., and (d) to promote legal and judicial reforms needed to strengthen the administration of justice in India.

This Law Department was established with a view to cater to the requirements of the legal profession, law teaching ,research, and judiciary and it is expected that the students who study in this Department will eventually become legal practitioners, law teachers or engage in legal research or enter the judiciary in due course.
The opportunity to specialize in two areas of law is the main speciality of this programme. Apart from the compulsory core papers, the specialized branch of law includes criminal law, business law, human rights law, environmental law and intellectual property law. Various elective courses are also offered along with these core courses. To make the study of law relevant to social needs and encourage focused research, the Department has introduced clinical legal education in the curriculum.

The Department intends to provide adequate academic infrastructure - dedicated internet access, Wi-Fi Connectivity, on-line legal resources including Hein online, Westlaw India and Manupatra, a computer lab, besides a good collection of standard books and reports, both foreign and Indian.

Thrust Areas
Criminal law, Business law, Constitutional law, Intellectual property law, human rights law, environmental law


Contact Us

Department of Law
University of Calicut
Thenhipalam PO
Malappuram - 673635 PIN