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Chanakya National Law University (Patna)

Chanakya National Law University is a humble attempt to provide quality legal education to those aspiring for it. Legal fraternity has welcomed this toddler into their fold and the University is trying its best to build itself into a centre of excellence in legal studies trying to bridge the tradition of the past with the institution of the present so as to create new institutions capable of adjusting to the changing needs of the people in the justicing process.


B.A.,LL.B. (Hons.) and B.B.A., LL.B. (Hons.)

Candidates of the above mentioned categories are required to fulfill the requirements regarding age and qualifications as per CNLU eligibility rules, i.e. (i) shall not have completed 20 years of age as on 1st July of the year of examination; and (ii) minimum percentage of marks in 10+2/Intermediate will be 45% .The merit list of Foreign Nationals / NRIs shall be on the basis of their 10+2 marks. The selection of 120 students shall strictly be on the basis of merit as determined by the Common Law Admission Test.


CNLU Library is very spacious and air-conditioned. The Library is well equipped with modern facilities and resources in the form of CD-ROMs, On-Line databases, books, e-journals, reports, thesis, etc. The Library has a collection of more than 14,000 Books. The Library subscribes to more than 23 Indian and Foreign Journals.


The University provides a wide range of IT services including campus internet access via a wireless network, online Journals’ access within campus, etc. Internet services are provided to students in their respective hostels too. NKN & NMEICT project of the Government of India is under operation in CNLU.

A healthy body makes for a healthy mind. In order to ensure the well-being of the students, CNLU has a full-fledged dispensary with a qualified doctor, nurse and compounder. The University owns a well-equipped ambulance to take care of any kind of emergency.


Separate facilities for boys and girls, caring wardens and tight security arrangements ensure a pleasant stay, allowing students to focus on academics. Boys’ Hostel and Girls’ Hostel have wireless Internet access, Biometric attendance system, warm water geyser, safe drinking water through RO and water coolers, Gymnasium inside Hostels and Television with subscribed channels in Dining Hall. The common rooms are fully equipped with indoor games and other recreation facilities.


Chanakya National Law University
Nyaya Nagar,
Mithaput, Patna, Bihar
Phones: 0612-2352302,

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