About the Department: (Admissions for UG Programme for the year 2024-25 will be taken through General Studies and Legal Studies combined under CUET UG conducted by NTA) The department of Law in the University was established in the year, 2012. The department aims at the advancement of learning, teaching & diffusion of knowledge in the field of law. It caters to the needs of the society by developing professional skills of persons intending to make a career in advocacy, judicial service, law officer & legislative drafting as their profession. The objectives of the department are to evolve & impart comprehensive legal education at all levels to achieve excellence. Department offers two 5 year integrated programs, the BA LLB & the B.Com LLB courses. There are 10 semesters spread over 5 years with two semesters per year. There are compulsory core subjects, Language subjects, compulsory law subjects & optional law Subjects. The department has faculty comprising of highly qualified, well trained & committed scholars. The department is having its own furnished and equipped library with all the necessities. Departmental library is having AIR From 1924 - 2012, AIR Manual-Civil/Criminal -2004-Vol 1-Vol 25 6th Edition, Chhattisgarh Law Judgment from 2001-2010, Corporate law Advisor, Chhattisgarh state & central law times from 2004-till date, Indian bar Review, Labour & Industrial Cases from 2004 till date, M.P High court today from 2000-till date, The M.P. Law times from 1960-till date, Supreme Court Cases from 1960-till date.

Vision of Department

The Law Department at Guru Ghasidas University envisions producing legal professionals who are equipped with the knowledge and skills necessary to meet the evolving demands of the legal profession in the modern world. The department seeks to provide a rigorous academic curriculum that is enriched by practical experiences and real-world exposure, in order to foster an interdisciplinary approach to law and enhance the students' critical thinking and analytical abilities. The department aims to develop socially responsible lawyers who are committed to serving the needs of society and upholding the rule of law, while also advocating for the marginalized and underprivileged. The department strives to promote research and innovation in the field of law, and to contribute to the development of legal scholarship that addresses contemporary issues facing the global community.

Mission of Department

The mission of the Law Department at Guru Ghasidas University is to provide a transformative legal education to its students, with a focus on academic excellence, social responsibility, and professional integrity. The department aims to produce graduates who are well-versed in the principles and practices of law, and who are capable of making meaningful contributions to society, both locally and globally. The department seeks to instill in its students a deep commitment to justice and equality, and to prepare them to become leaders in the legal profession and in their communities. The department is dedicated to fostering a culture of intellectual curiosity, creativity, and collaboration, and to providing a supportive learning environment that encourages students to realize their full potential. Through its programs and activities, the Law Department strives to be a center of excellence in legal education, research, and public service.

Achievements of Department

Significant Growth and Expansion: In recent years, the department has experienced remarkable growth with the introduction of postgraduate (PG) and doctoral (Ph.D.) programs, fostering a dynamic environment for advanced legal scholarship. Enriching Student Life: We are dedicated to providing a well-rounded legal education. Our vibrant department boasts active cells like the Legal Aid Society, ADR Cell, and Moot Court Committee. These student-run organizations offer valuable opportunities for practical legal experience, social responsibility, and honing advocacy skills through regular programs and events.