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National Law University (NLU), Delhi

National Law University, Delhi, abbreviated as NLUD, is a specialized and among the most prestigious law universities in India, offering courses at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels. NLUD is one of the national law schools in India built on the five-year law degree model proposed and implemented by the Bar Council of India.


Bachelor of Law LL.B (Hons.)
All candidates, other than those applying under the Foreign Nationals category, should appear for the All India Law Entrance Test (AILET) and selection shall be solely on that basis.

Candidates should score at least 40% of the marks in the AILET (30% for SC/ ST candidates).

In order to appear for the AILET, candidates should have passed the 10+2 examination and scored a minimum of 50%. However, candidates appearing for 10+2 examinations in the year of the AILET can also apply, provided they meet the above eligibility at the time of admission.

Master of Law (LL.M)
Admission to one year LL.M. Degree shall be done through an All India Law Entrance Test (AILET) conducted every year by the University. The candidate shall secure minimum of 50% of the marks in the written test to become eligible for admission. In case of SC/ST candidates it is 40%. Candidates awaiting results of the qualifying examination can appear for the Entrance Test subject to a condition that they produce proof of having passed the qualifying examination at the time of admission.

The total number of seats are 20 with the following reservations:
General: 75%, Scheduled Caste: 15%, Scheduled Tribe: 7%,
Persons with Disability: 3%.


The University has a sprawling campus at Dwarka with state of art infrastructure facilities comprising of a academic (five floors), separate halls of residence for boys and girls hostel (six floors), an independent administration block (five floors), a fully air-conditioned auditorium for holding conferences and seminars.
The University is fully residential and maintains separate residence for boys and girls. The Halls of Residence are provided with common room facilities, indoor games, like TT, Pool Table, Television and a State of Art Gymnasium.


The library, named after Justice T.P.S. Chawla, has a separate building with in two floors with the beautiful campus of the University. The mission of Justice Library is mainly to cater the needs of students, scholars and teachers of the National Law University, Delhi. It is also open for reference to Library Interns, research scholars and faculty members of other educational and research institutions. The Library acquires, catalogs, preserves and makes available a world-class collection of both contemporary and historical legal materials. Presently the library has a sound collection of over 37500 books and bound volumes of Journals and 180 current subscriptions to journals and newspapers along with 250 CDs and DVDs. Currently the library is subscribing a number of online databases of international and national spheres i.e. Westlaw International, LexisNexis Academic, Hein Online, JSTOR, Kluwer Arbitration Online, E-Hart Books, Manupatra, SCC Online, Taxmann, Corporate Law Advisor Plus, India Stat and AIR InfoTech Supreme Court of India, High Courts and Criminal Law Journal.


National Law University (NLU), Delhi

Sector 14, Dwarka,

New Delhi – 110078 (INDIA)

For Enquiries: 011- 28034257


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