Maharashtra National Law University, Nagpur invites candidates for admission in B.A.LL.B. (Honours in Adjudication and Justicing), an Undergraduate Degree Course
Maharashtra National Law University, Nagpur was established by the Government of Maharashtra vide Act No. VI of 2014 to advance and disseminate learning and knowledge of law and legal process and their role in national development. In furthering our vision of
improving the quality of Justicing in the country by attracting best talent and train it for courts, the University launched B.A.LL.B. (Honours in Adjudication and Justicing), an Undergraduate Degree Course. This Five-Year duration degree course comprises of intensive
and exhaustive practical training with regular Internships and Judicial Clerkship and Six months of Apprenticeship (Semester-X) under the guardianship of High Court Justices and District Judges. B.A.LL.B. (Honours in Adjudication and Justicing) is a residential
Degree Course that aims to equip the students with critical legal thinking for entry level of Judiciary. Its curriculum focuses on pluralism, social integration, and socio-cultural structure of the State. Mock Trials, Clinical legal Education, and field visits are the integral part of the
curriculum through which students understand the application of classroom teaching and appreciate the socio-economic and legal issues.
The candidates fulfilling the following criteria are eligible to apply:
➢ Candidates must have appeared in the CLAT 2021 Examination;
➢ Candidates must have completed Higher Secondary Education i.e., 10+2 or an equivalent examination with forty-five percent (45%) or its equivalent grade in case of candidates belonging to Unreserved / OBC / PWD categories and forty percent (40%) marks or its equivalent grade in case of candidates belonging to Reserved Categories;
➢ Candidate should be an Indian Citizen; and
➢ The age of the candidate should not be more than 20 (twenty) years as on the date of
Tentative titles to be offered as Optional Courses:
1. Medical Laws and Ethics
2. Cyber Laws
3. Immigration Laws
4. Election Laws
5. Service Laws
6. Penology and Correctional Administration
7. Juvenile Justice in India
9. Family Courts Act
Internships are considered as an essential part of the course structure and they would be considered as part of overall evaluation process. Internships by the students in their entire course shall fall into two categories:
➢ Internships with agencies wherein the involvement of judicial function are apparent but not direct. Various agencies of the criminal justice system, such as State Legal Services Authority / District Legal Services Authority, Police Departments and Juvenile and Adult Correctional Agencies. These may also include human rights and labour organizations.
➢ Internships focused within the judicial system, such as under the Justices of High Courts and Judges of District and other specialized Courts.
The admission process for B.A. LL.B. (Honours in Adjudication and Justicing) will be conducted in two stages.
Stage 1: Submission of Application Interested Candidates who are eligible are required to apply Online at https://fs29.formsite.com/wSFJ6S/mnlunagpur/form_login.html along with following documents:
➢ Passport Size Photograph;
➢ CLAT 2021 Score Card;
➢ Caste Certificate (For Candidates of Maharashtra Only);
➢ Caste Validity Certificate (For Candidates of Maharashtra Only);
➢ Creamy Layer Certificate (If Applicable)
➢ Economically Weaker Section (EWS) Certificate (For Candidates of Maharashtra Only).
Stage 2: Screening and Shortlisting
CLAT Rank: From the total number of received applications, Three Hundred (300) applicants will be shortlisted based on the CLAT 2021 Rank at 1:5 Category wise ratio.
Group Discussion (GD): The shortlisted candidates will be invited for Group Discussion (GD) and based on the performance in the Group Discussion, Candidates will be shortlisted to next level at 1:2 Category wise ratio. Psychometric Test and Personal Interview: The shortlisted candidates from Group Discussion shall appear for a Psychometric Test and will be interviewed by a selection panel
including sitting Hon’ble Judges of High Court, Academicians and Psychologists.
Application Fee: Rs.1,500/- (Rupees One Thousand Five Hundred Only) for Unreserved
Candidates and Rs.1,000/- (Rupees One Thousand Only) for Reserved Candidates.
The application fee shall be paid through mentioned SBI Collect link: https://www.onlinesbi.com/sbicollect/icollecthome.htm
Admission Notification : July 28, 2021
Applications Open Online : August 02, 2021
Application Ends : August 20, 2021
1st Shortlist based on CLAT Rank (Category wise) : August 21, 2021
Group Discussion : August 23 and 24, 2021
2nd Shortlist based on GD : August 26, 2021
Psychometric Test : August 27, 2021
Personal Interview : August 28 and 29, 2021
Publication of Result and Final Merit List : August 31, 2021