Approval by the Bar Council of India for Three 5-year Integrated Programmes
September 15, 2010
The Bar Council of India, New Delhi, has granted approval to SASTRA University for conducting three 5-year integrated programmes viz. B. A. LL. B., B. Com. LL.B. and B.B.A. LL.B. up to 2011-12.
A team of experts visited SASTRA University on August 7, 2010 and observed that
(a) the University Library has a rich collection of legal reference books, text books and on-line resources,
(b) the students have won various positions in Moot Court Competitions organized through out the country within two years of its establishment,
(c) the School of Law made a remarkable progress within a short span of two years and has an impressive model of operation and is tuned to developing a system for ethical law practices. The Committee has also commended that the School of Law has an academic focus with professional training and is honest in its process of imparting legal education, besides commending on the good infrastructure created for the programme.
The Committee also observed that the University’s reputation as a renowned learning centre for technical and research education can facilitate smooth running of such a programme.