Master of Law

About the Centre

The Maharishi Centre for Advanced Legal Studies develops and promotes research and advanced studies at postgraduate level. It will draw upon the expertise within the Law School and the extensive network of academics and professionals globally to impart innovative and interdisciplinary courses in various areas of study.

In keeping with its aim of furthering interdisciplinary research and studies, the Centre has been active in hosting lectures and presentations by eminent professionals across many disciplines. The senior leaders and management of the University are active supporters to the Centre’s initiatives and future activities of the Centre will seek to maximize the breadth of resources they bring.

 

Eligibility Criteria

Admissions to the LLM program are done with the candidate securing a minimum of 50% marks in their LL.B or any equivalent degree.

 

Taught Programmes

Maharishi Centre for Advanced Legal Studies will further its taught course offerings in the academic year 2018-2019 with the introduction of the following Masters in Law and Diploma in Law:

  1. Administrative Law
  2. Public Policy and Public Administration
  3. Media and Entertainment Law
  4. Housing and Urban Development
  5. Health Law
  6. Gender Justice
  7. Minority Rights
  1. International Trade Law
  2. International Organisations
  3. International Dispute Settlement
  4. International Humanitarian Law
  5. International Human Rights Law
  6. International Economic Law
  7. Law of the Seas

1.Foundation/Compulsory Papers (3 papers):

a.Research Methods and Legal Writing

b. Comparative Public Law/Systems of Governance

c. Law and Justice in a Globalizing World

2.Optional/Specialization Papers (6 papers)

3.Dissertation