Ms Srishty Banerjee
School of Law,
The NorthCap University, Gurgaon
Law education is a constructive way to prepare not only for specific legal careers, but for abundant range of different professional roles and yes undeniably for life in general. Law effects round about every possible area of human life, touching upon all the issues like economics, politics, environment, human rights, international relations, business and trade. Conventionally, legal education in India consisted of a three- year undergraduate program and it was in mid 80s when five- year undergraduate programme was also introduced in the country there by combining law with arts, science, commerce and management paving novelty, innovation and freshness to law studies.Legal education plays an imperative role in developing lawyers who work as social engineers and put their endeavour in the direction of nation building.
The Northcap University “The Bridge between academic excellence and professional acumen” has been ranked as 82nd out of 233 Universities all over India and 17th amongst all private universities and 4th in all Private Universities in North India in the first ever NIRF Ranking by Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India. The University besides providing quality education in typical engineering courses such as Mechanical, Computer Science, Electronics and Civil,it has also started contributing in Nation’s development in the field of social engineering when School of Law founded in the year of 2010 and introduced BBA.LL.B (Hons.)program. This stream aspires to create a distinguish class of Corporate Lawyers who would not only identify with the intricacies business but because of amalgamation of business administration and law studies students are equally buff up in Corporate Laws and Regulatory Affairs. BBA-LLB program is running in more than twenty Universities/Colleges/Institutes in Delhi/NCR.The distinctiveness of the NorthCap University is that it is the first University which introduced BBA-LLB (Hons.) course in Delhi/NCR with a high quality and standard of education.Apparently, Global Human Resource Development Centre Survey (April 2016) has ranked the School of Law, the NorthCap University, as 5th Rank in Category of ‘Eminence’ and 2nd Rank in Northern Region which is in fact just the beginning of excellence.NCU, School of Law, courses are purposely designed with the pace of latest development in the field of legal studies and the distinctiveness is that it offers specialisation in Constitutional Law and Corporate Law which makes it BBA.LL.B(Hons). It provides an integrated perceptive of the interrelationship of Management Studies and Legal Studies. Through Honours it is intended that it is an advanced academic course because it involves the learning of BBA and Law courses both in profundity. In School of Law, NCU, knowledge of law is imparted by teaching- learning process which is supplemented by a variety of skills, such as advocacy, legal writing, research, mooting and internship in all semesters. Hence for advanced studies and precocious learning in the legal field, NCU could undoubtedly be one of the best choices amongst Law colleges in Delhi/NCR offering BBA-LLB (Hons) and other Law courses. This fact has been well-supported by prestigious NIRF Ranking which classifies NCU as the top private university to attain higher education in Haryana as well as Delhi/NCR.