Bachelor of Law (B.A.LL.B.)

Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Law (B.A.LL.B.)

Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Law is a professional degree ideal for those willing to make a career in the field of law. The program provides students with the in-depth knowledge of laws in Nepal and teaches them how to solve the real-world problem legally and ethically. Students gain while the Bachelor of Arts equips students with the liberal art education.

The Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Law was introduced in 2010 by Tribhuvan University. The program is a blend of two courses: law and arts. The program covers subjects such as comparative law & Nepalese legal system, legal method, sociology & anthropology, political science, social work, constitutional law, economics, international relation & diplomacy, criminal law, clinical law, law of evidence, property law, law of contact, administrative law, environment law, family law, taxation law etc.

In addition to the classroom learning, the program provides students with the classroom discussion, field work, seminar, workshop and research.

The program is designed to produce the competent legal professionals capable of addressing the challenges of the contemporary legal world. In addition to this, the Bachelor in Arts and Bachelor of Law program aspires to

To provide student with the skills needed to function in legal sector including an understanding of law and its implications

To develop analytical, communication and research skills

To provide students with the understanding of national and international law

To enhance written and oral argument

To encourage students to indulge in lifelong learning

To build a strong foundation for the higher studies

Cost of Study:

The cost of study Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Law ranges from NRs. 300,000 to NRs. 600,000.

Duration of Course

The Bachelor in Arts and Bachelor of Law is a five year long undergraduate program run in an annual system.

Career Prospect in Nepal:

The program integrates diverse subjects that increase the graduate’s employment opportunity. It equips students with the skills required to meet the demand of the legal career. Graduates with this degree finds a job in both private and public institutions in the fields like commercial law, environmental law, property law, criminal law, industrial law and taxation law. In addition to this, they can serve in mediation, judiciary, academic institutions and law reform. BALLB degree holders can practice law as a barrister, solicitor, community lawyer and prosecution defense.

Further Study Option:

The Bachelor in Arts and Bachelor in Law graduates can pursue higher studies in Master of Law, Master of Taxation Studies, Postgraduates Certificate in Law, Graduate Diploma in Law, Graduate Certificate in law, MA Human Rights, M Phil. Law, Master of Comparative Laws, MA Human Rights and Duties Education, P.G Diploma in Women’s Rights and Human Rights.

Admission Requirement

Eligibility

Candidates seeking to enroll in the Bachelor in Arts and Bachelor in Law program should

Have completed 12 years of formal education

Should appear and pass the entrance test conducted by the university

 

Documents Checklist

Applicant should submit the following documents at the time of admission:

Complete and signed admission form along with application fee

Official copy of academic certificates (SLC onwards)

Copy of character certificate issued by the school

Copy of character certificate issued by the College

Copy of citizenship card

Transfer Certificate

The admission is granted on the basis of student’s academic achievements and score of entrance test.

Scholarship

The Ministry of Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs collaborated with the UN Women and UNDP to provide scholarship to twenty deserving students in the year 2071. The scholarship will be awarded for the entire program of that batch. The scholarship is targeted towards women, indigenous group, differently able and dalit students. Students studying the B.A.LL.B program in Nepal Law Campus can apply for this scholarship. Other than this, Nepal Law campus does not provide any scholarship.

Kathmandu University School of Law provides scholarships to its law students on the merit basis. The university barely offer any need basis scholarship.

 

List of College Offering Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Law in Nepal

Colleges affiliated to Tribhuvan University

Mahendra Bindeshwori Multiple Campus, located in Rajbiraj, Saptari

Mahendra Multiple Campus, located in Nepalgunj, Bhansar Road Banke

Mahendra Multiple Campus, located in Dharan, Sunsari

Butwal Multiple Campus, located in Butwal, Rupandehi

Prithivi Naryan Multiple Campus, located in Pokhara

Nepal Law Campus, located in Exhibition Road, Kathmandu

National Law College, located in Pulchowk, Lalitpur

 

Colleges affiliated to Purbanchal University

Bright Vision College, located in Biratnagar, Morang

Chakrabati Habi Educational Academy, located in Bijulibazar, Kathmandu

Kathmandu School of Law, located in Dadhikot, Bhaktapur

Kathmandu University School of Law, located in Kavrepalanchowk

 

Average Salary

The BA.LL.B graduates earn up to NRs. 20,000 per month at the starting phase of the career.

 

List of Similar Courses

Bachelor of Law (LLB)

Bachelor of Science in Law (BSc in Law)

Bachelor of Laws (honors)

Bachelor of Management/Bachelor of Law

Bachelor of Social Science with Bachelor of Laws

Bachelor of Laws/Bachelor of Business (Event Management)

 

 

Course Summary

Name: BALLB

Cost: 3-8 Lakhs in average

General Admission session: January/ July

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Most frequent questions and answers

Prithvi Narayan Multiple Campus is offering Bachelor in Arts and Bachelor in law in Pokhara. It is a constituent campus of Tribhuvan University. Each year 35 students are granted admission on the merit basis.

Two undergraduate law courses; Bachelor of Law and Bachelor in Arts and Bachelor in law are offered in Nepal.

Yes, students should be proficient in both English and Nepali. Classes are taken in both languages.

Yes, all the universities provide scholarship on the merit basis. If you are academically bright, you may apply for the scholarship.

Students can specialize in Environment and Development Law, Constitutional Law, International Trade and Business Law and Criminal Law & Criminology.

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