LAW SCHOOL REVIEW @ GLS LAW COLLEGE, GUJARAT
GLS Law College, a new venture of the Gujarat Law Society fostering excellence in Legal Education is a premier destination for students interested in establishing a lucrative career in Law and aiming to become torch bearers of Justice. Launched in the academic year 2015-16, in a short span of fifteen months, GLS Law College has emerged as the most preferred destination for legal education. Beginning from a single law college in 1927, which was nurtured, among others, by Shri I. M. Nanavati, today Gujarat Law Society has burgeoned into a mammoth Trust that manages 34 institutions offering courses in multiple disciplines imparting quality education across two campuses in Ahmedabad. GLS Law College is affiliated to Gujarat University and offers B.A.LL.B degree which is recognized and approved by the Bar Council of India. The college has an advantage of senior and well experienced faculty members in the field of Law.
GLS Law College, Opp. Law Garden, Ellisbridge, Ahmedabad, 380006.
The College has a huge and spacious building spread over in more than 8 acres of land. The college building is heritage but well equipped with amenities for the comfort and convenience of both teachers and students. Every class room is air-conditioned, equipped with LCD Projectors and is adequately ventilated. The rooms are furnished with comfortable seating arrangements and Dais. A Moot Court hall for imparting legal training to students for bridging the gap between theoretical knowledge and practical experience. The campus comprises of 10,000 sq. yards sports ground wherein facilities for various sports like Cricket, Football, Basketball, Volleyball, etc...The campus hosts a centralized air conditioned, multipurpose auditorium with a seating capacity of 275 with a modular stage and a green room...
The College has a rich library having various reference books of law, law journals and legal Software.
There is no hostel facilities for boys but for girls there is girls’ hostel behind the college campus.
Academics and Faculties
GLS Law College is one such premier institute offering B.A.LL.B Five Years Integrated Law Programme after 12th exams. The five-year LLB programs have placed graduates in national and international law firms, corporate legal departments and consulting companies, in much better way.
The college offers BA-LL.B (5 Year Integrated) and the syllabus detail can be reached through the given link: http://glslaw.edu.in/BALLB-Syllabus.html GLS Law College has very strategically designed the internship programme based on Academic requirements as per BCI guidelines.
All the faculty members are helpful. Mostly all faculties are qualified. Though some faculty are not much qualified, but they are knowledgeable and experienced. In one line, everyone can cope up with any subjects. Their teaching technique is good enough.
Administration and fee structure
When compared to other private law schools it's equal. It's 1.2 lakhs per annum without mess and hostel. Administration is very strict there is too much regulation. Management is very strict. Attendance policy is of 75% as per university and70% as per BCI. It is very easy to survive only if you do not mess with the rules more than twice.
The campus has canteen and cafeterias (food courts) facilities at different places on the campus. 2 full-fledged canteens and 1 cafeteria are available on the campus for the students.
Student culture and activities
The Student Union of the college undertakes a large number of activities. Events like Titanium Jural National Sports Fest, National Moot Court Competition, Intra Semester Debate Competition, Intra Semester Elocution Competition, Cultural Festivals, Youth Fest, Navratri Celebration, Independence Day and Republic Day Celebration are a regular feature of the events organised at the Campus. The activities carried out by the association are in academic, social, cultural and sports area.
In pursuance of UGC (Prevention, prohibition and redress of sexual harassment of women employees and students in higher educational institutions) Regulations, 2015 read with Sexual Harassment of Women at Workplace (Prevention, Prohibition and Redress) Act, 2013, Internal Complaints Committee (ICC) is constituted as under to deal with the complaints relating to Sexual harassment at educational institution.
The placements opportunities in the college are descent. The college helps each student in exploring placement opportunities by inviting various companies and advocates for campus recruitment of students who are in the final year of the programme and are likely to graduate at the end of the academic year.
Attendance policy is liberal, the institute will give ample opportunity to explore you and develop and transform your skills further the mooting culture of the college is great. There is Environmental Law Clinic, the objective of the Clinic is to cure the environmental problems and act as an instrument for capacity building, promoting legal environmental awareness, encouraging research related to environment, initiating training programs related to environment, analyzing laws and policies and its implementation and Legal Aid Clinic, the clinic provides advice and assistance by two methods as of now. It is working under two campaigns namely The Legal Literacy to Literates and Free Legal assistance to the poor and indigent sections of the society.
GLS Law College, Gujarat University
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