School of Law
The aim is to produce well trained law graduates capable of taking responsibilities at bars and benches, government departments, private sector, international development organizations/agencies and academia.
The School of Law at the University of Gujrat is committed to provide quality legal education in line with international standards. The School of Law offers excellent research and learning activities and provides a friendly, lively and civilized atmosphere
The School of Law intends to maintain and enhance the University’s reputation as a research institution by providing students on-line access to law journals, world digital libraries and other resources on the web. For this purpose the access to online facility of Pakistan Law Site has been provided to the Students. The library of the school is well equipped with journals, law reports, current legal periodicals and a wide collection of reference books. The library keeps computers, projectors and other audiovisual devices. The school will soon have its video conferencing facility for connecting with other institutions in Pakistan and abroad. The school also offers a variety of extra-curricular activities for the students to take part in. In future, the School of Law aims to establish an Institute of Advanced Legal Studies. Research degrees, post-graduate courses and diplomas in different fields of law such as International Human Rights, Islam and Human Rights, International Environmental Law, World Trade Organization, Regulation of Multinational Corporations, Islamic Legal Theories, Telecommunication, Taxation (laws and practice), Media Laws, Feminist Legal Theories, International Criminal Law, Intellectual Property, Law of Armed conflict will be offered.
- Master of Laws (LLM) (2 years)
- Bachelor of Laws LLB (Hons) (5 Years)
- Associate Degree in Paralegal (2 Years)
It is a matter of pride to see the progress being made at the School of Law in a relatively short time span.
The School of Law was established in 2008 and has quickly gained the vital position in imparting legal education in the vicinity of Gujrat. It tries to provide qualified legal academicians and legal professionals to teach the students of law in the region.
The School of Law is a platform for the students to get Higher Education in the field of Law in the following degree programs i.e., LL.M., LL.B. (Hons) and Associate Degree in Paralegal.
Apart from imparting legal education, the School of Law has also arranged seminars / guest lectures on contemporary legal issues for the students and general awareness of the community. The School of Law is equipped with a computer lab and has a huge collection of law books of foreign and local authors in a library with the availability of online access of Pakistan Law Site for both students and staff members.
In my view, Legal profession is one of the fastest growing and lucrative professions all over the world. Lawyers are held in high esteem in our society. Hence, I can confidently recommend School of Law to the prospective students for quality and research based legal education.