SIX - SEMESTER LL.B. three year DEGREE COURSE ORDINANCES
WHEREAS, it is necessary to reorient legal education by making provision for instructions in new courses of study, extensive as well as intensive study of prescribed courses, and for adequate practical training for diverse careers open to law graduates.
AND WHEREAS, with a view to reorient legal education as aforesaid and to provide sufficient opportunity for adequate instruction as well as training in law, the Banaras Hindu University has decided to institute a Six Semester LL.B. Degree Course of Study and has approved of a syllabus of studies therefore :
NOW, THEREFORE, the Banaras Hindu University frames these ORDINANCES for the implementation of the aforesaid policy decisions :
1. THE DEGREE OF BACHELOR OF LAWS
The Banaras Hindu University may confer the Degree of Bachelor of Laws on such candidates who, being eligible for admission to the LL.B. Degree Course, have received regular instructions in the prescribed courses of study undergone required practical training, passed relevant examination and, being otherwise suitable by virtue of their character; have fulfilled such other conditions as may be laid down from time to time.
2. THE CURRICULUM AND DURATION OF STUDIES
A. Curriculum of Studies :
(i)The curriculum of study for the LL.B. Degree shall comprise of the courses set out in Schedule-A.
(ii)The contents of the courses of study shall be such as set out in Schedule - B
Provided that the Board of Studies in Law may make such changes in the contents of the courses of study as and when it deems necessary, and report the matter to the Faculty of Law.
B. The Duration of Studies :
The curriculum of study for the LL.B. Degree shall be spread over three academic years, and shall be divided into six semesters for the examination purposes, called as First, Second, Third, Fourth, Fifth and Sixth semesters.
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