• The ICFAI University,  Tripura

The BA-LLB(Hons.) Program

The BA-LLB(Hons.) Program



Faculty of Law, The ICFAI University, Tripura offers Five years full time B.A-LL.B (Hon’s) campus based program which is approved by the Bar Council of India (BCI).

Eligibility

45% in aggregate and above (40% in case of SC/ST/OBC) in H.S (+2) or its equivalent. The scores of IUT Law Entrance Test or CLAT, other National/State Level entrance test will also be considered, subject to securing minimum qualifying marks in the respective examination, on submission of the respective score card.

Program Structure

The curriculum is most contemporary and innovatively designed and developed in association with academicians and professional experts and as per the guidelines of Bar Council of India.

Duration

The Program is planned in a semester mode. There will be ten semesters spread over five years. Each semester will be of 18 weeks in which two weeks are allotted for conducting Mid-Semester & End-Semester test.

Electives Courses in Law

Elective – I (Constitutional Law)
Citizenship & Emigration Law
Principles of Legislation and Interpretation of Statutes
Media Law

Elective – II (Business Law)
Competition Law
Law of Bankruptcy & Insolvency
Law of Infrastructure Development and Real Estate

Elective – III (International Trade Law)
International Commercial Arbitration
Economic Development, IMF & WTO
International Banking & Finance

Elective – IV (Crimes & Criminology)
White Collar Crimes
Criminal Psychology
Comparative Criminal Law

Elective – V (International Law)

Private International Law
International Criminal Law and International Criminal Court of Justice
International Business Dispute Resolution Mechanisms

Elective – VI (Law and Agriculture)

Farmers and Breeders Rights
Agricultural Lending and Rural Infrastructure Development
Law on Micro-finance and Micro-insurance in India – Institutions and Regulatory
Framework
Courses for Awarding Honor’s Degree

1. Constitutional Law

Legal and Constitutional History of India
Comparative Constitution – US, India and UK
Local Self-Governments, Gram Panchayat and Municipal Administration
Law on Education and Religion
Right to Information
Legislative Drafting
Indian Federalism and Judicial Independence
Freedom of Press and Expression

2. Business Law Group

Law and Economics
Law of Carriage, Transportation and Insurance
Law of Mergers and Governance
International Contracts Law
White Collar Crimes and Money Laundering
Law of Foreign Trade and Exchange
E-Commerce / Contracts and Law
International Banking and Law

3. International Law
Law relating to Regional Trade Agreements
Trans boundary Exports, Imports and Anti-dumping Law
WTO and GATS
Law of the Sea/Maritime Law
Law of the Aviation
International Environmental Law
International Labor Organization and Labor Law
International Criminal Law and Criminal Court

4. Intellectual Property Rights
Evolution IPR Treaties and Conventions
Copyright Law
Law of Patents
Law of Trademarks and Service Marks
Traditional Knowledge, GI and Farmer Rights
Other Intellectual Property
IPR Valuation and Management
IPR Protection and Technology

The five-years BA-LLB (Hons.) Program is organized into ten semesters, as given below

Program Structure

First Year

Semester I

Semester II
English Language Skills – I English Language Skills – II
Political Science-I Political Science-II
Sociology-I Sociology-II
Introduction to Computers Economics-I
Law of General Contracts Law of Special Contracts
Jurisprudence Law of Torts and Consumer Law
Legal Internship (4 weeks)
 

Second Year

Semester III

Semester IV

Political Science-III Political Science-IV
Economics-II Money Banking  & Financial System
Indian Penal Code Constitutional Law – II
Constitutional Law – I Law of Evidence
Family Law – I Family Law – II
Clinical – I ( Drafting, pleading etc) Clinical – II (Professional ethics etc)
Legal Internship (4 weeks)
Third Year

Semester V

Semester VI

Psychology-I Psychology-II
Legal Language and Legal Writing Intellectual Property Rights
Property and Easement Law Criminal Procedure Code
Company Law Environmental Law
Civil Procedure code Labour Laws – I
Elective – I Elective – II
Clinical – III  (Moot Court) Clinical-IV (Alternative Dispute Resolution)

Semester V

Semester VI

Legal Internship (4 weeks)
  Fourth Year

Semester VII

Semester VIII

Land Laws Law Relating to Right to Information
Public International Law Interpretation of Statute
Law of  Medicine and  Health Labour Laws – II
Elective – III Elective – IV
Honors Course – I Honors Course – III
Honors  Course –II Honors Course– IV
 Legal Internship(4 weeks)
  Fifth Year

Semester-IX

Semester-X

Banking and Insurance Law (including MV Act) Securities & Investment Law
International Trade Law Administrative Law
Principles of Taxation Laws Human Rights and Humanitarian Law
Elective – V Cyber Laws
Seminar Elective – VI
Honors  Course – V Honors Course – VII
Honors Course – VI Honors Course– VIII
                                                     Legal Internship (4 Weeks)