Eligibility for Admission to the First Year of The B.A., LL.B. Programme in accordance with OC-34A1.3

Candidates who have passed the Higher Secondary or 12th Standard Examination of Goa Board of Higher Secondary Education or any other equivalent examination recognized by Goa University of any stream of knowledge with a minimum of 45% marks (40% Marks in case of SC/ST applicants), shall be eligible for admission to the First Year provided the candidate:

  1. Appears and is declared passed at the common or college entrance examination.
  2. If the candidate is from any Board or University other than Goa Board of Higher Secondary Education, the candidate obtains the eligibility certificate from Goa University.

Documents to be Submitted:

  1. Birth Certificate or Original S.S.C. Passing Certificate for proof of age (along with certified true copy).
  2. Original Statement of Marks of H.S.S.C. Examination or Equivalent passed (along with certified true copy).
  3. In case of students other than from Goa Board of Higher Secondary Education, Eligibility Certificate and/or Migration Certificate as the case may be, from the Goa University for the purpose of confirmation of admission.

Admission Procedure:

Candidates who are desirous of seeking admission are required to fill in the application form and submit the same to the office completed in all respects by attaching relevant documents.

Entrance Examination:

The College shall conduct an entrance examination for eligible candidates on a notified date.

This examination shall be conducted in the English language and shall be of 2 hours duration consisting of objective type and/or short answer questions consisting of the English language, general knowledge, computer knowledge, current affairs and logical reasoning. Admission will be based on merit giving equal weightage to performance at both – the qualifying examination and entrance examination and accordingly short listed candidates that can take admission will be displayed.

The intake capacity for the B.A., LL.B. Programme shall be limited to one division of 60 students.

Interview

Candidates who have been short listed will have to compulsorily appear for an oral interview along with parents, in order to complete admission formalities by paying necessary fees.

Eligibility for Admission to the Second, Third Year and Fourth Year of the B.A., LL.B. Programme

Only those candidates who have passed the First Semester Examination of B.A.,LL.B. programme are eligible for admission to the Second Year of B.A., LL.B. Programme.

Likewise, only those candidates who have passed the First, Second and Third Semesters Examination of B.A., LL.B. programme are eligible for admission to the Third Year of B.A., LL.B. Programme.

Only those candidates who have passed the First, Second, Third, Fourth and Fifth Semesters Examination of B.A. ,LL.B. programme are eligible for admission to the fourth year of B.A., LL.B. Programme.

Such candidates need to submit the application form duly filled in with original marksheet of the respective semesters (along with certified copy/copies of the same) and will have to compulsorily appear for an oral interview along with parents, in order to complete admission formalities by paying necessary fees.

Subjects Offered:

Semester I

  1. General English I
  2. Legal Research and Methodology
  3. Environmental Studies
  4. Major Paper I : Political Science
  5. Minor Paper AI: Economics

Semester II

  1. General English II
  2. Law of Contract I
  3. Law of Torts
  4. Major Paper II : Political Science
  5. Minor Paper A II : Economics

Semester III

  1. Constitutional Law I
  2. Law of Crimes
  3. Law of Contract II
  4. Major Paper III : Political Science
  5. Minor Paper A III : Economics

Semester IV

  1. Family Law I
  2. Property Law and Easement
  3. Constitutional Law
  4. Major Paper IV : Political Science
  5. Language(Foreign) : Portuguese/ Special English

Semester V

  1. Family Law II
  2. Company Law
  3. Environmental Law
  4. Major Paper V : Political Science
  5. Minor Paper BI : History

Semester VI

  1. Legal Theory
  2. Labour Law I
  3. Major Paper VI : Political Science
  4. Minor Paper B II : History
  5. Optional: Insurance/Interpretation of Statutes/Health Law

Semester VII

  1. Labour Law II
  2. Law of Evidence
  3. Administrative Law
  4. Minor Paper B II : History
  5. Optional: Human Rights/ Child and Law

Semester VIII

  1. Civil Procedure Code and Limitation Act
  2. Criminal Procedure Code
  3. Optional : Criminology, Penology & Victimology /Patent Rights: Creation & Registration /IT Law
  4. Optional: Banking Law/ Legislative Drafting/Competition Law

Semester IX

  1. Law of Taxation
  2. Practical Paper I : Drafting of Pleadings and Conveyancing
  3. Practical Paper II : Professional Ethics
  4. Optional : International Trade law /Law and Medicine/ Trademarks & Designs Law
  5. Optional: Land Law/ Maritime Law/Air and Space Law

Semester X

  1. Practical Paper III : Alternative Dispute Resolution
  2. Practical Paper IV : Moot Court
  3. Optional : Copyright/Media and Law /International Commercial Dispute Resolution
  4. Optional: Law and Education/ Investment Law/Humanitarian & Refugee Law
  5. Optional: Right to information and Law/Women and Law

 

LL.B. (Hons) Programme

The five year Degree Programme (LL.B.-Hons) is being phased out, for which students are permitted to seek admission to the fourth and fifth years only.

Subjects Offered:

Semester VII

  1. International Law
  2. Company Law
  3. Labour Laws
  4. Interpretation of Statutes

Semester VIII

  1. Administrative Law
  2. Land Laws
  3. Women, Poverty and Development Laws
  4. Environmental Laws

Semester IX

  1. Civil Procedure Code
  2. Criminal Procedure Code
  3. Practical Paper-I: Moot Court, Interview Techniques and Observation of Trials
  4. Practical Paper –II: Drafting of Pleadings and Conveyancing

Semester X

  1. Indian Evidence Act
  2. Optional paper: (Any one)
    a. Arbitration, Conciliation and Alternative Disputes
    b. Intellectual Property
    c. Taxation
  3. Practical Paper –III: Professional Ethics, Accountancy for Lawyers and Bar Bench Relations
  4. Practical Paper – IV: Public Interest Lawyering, Legal and Para-Legal Services

Eligibility for Admission:

Only those candidates who have passed the first five Semesters Examination of LL.B (Hons) programme are eligible for admission to the fourth year of LL.B (Hons) programme.

Likewise, only those candidates who have passed the first seven Semesters Examination of LL.B (Hons) programme are eligible for admission to the fifth year of LL.B (Hons) programme.

Such candidates need to submit the application form duly filled in with original marksheet of the respective semesters (along with certified copy/copies of the same) and will have to compulsorily appear for an oral interview along with parents, in order to complete admission formalities by paying necessary fees.

Programme Structure of Fourth Year and Fifth Years of LL.B.(Hons) Programme

The different courses/subjects in the respective semesters are available on the official college website.

 

Fee Structure

The first, second, third and the fourth year of the B.A.,LL.B. Programme are governed by the fee structure in the first four columns in the below mentioned table. The fourth and fifth year of the LL.B. (Hons) Programme are governed by the last two columns of the same table.

Head

First Year

Second Year

Third Year

Fourth Year

Fifth Year

Tuition Fee 6353.00 6050.00 5500.00 5000.00 5000.00
Library Fee 347.00 347.00 347.00 347.00 347.00
Gymkhana Fee 250.00 250.00 250.00 250.00 250.00
Miscellaneous Fee 174.00 174.00 174.00 174.00 174.00
University Registration Fee 500.00
Students Aid Fund 58.00 58.00 58.00 58.00 58.00
Library Deposit 550.00
Moot court membership Fee 330.00 330.00 330.00 330.00 330.00
Legal Aid Cell and Awareness Fee 330.00 330.00 330.00 330.00 330.00
Cyber Society Fee 330.00 330.00 330.00 330.00 330.00
Identity Card Fee 100.00 100.00 100.00 100.00 100.00
Other fees 1000.00 1000.00 1000.00 1000.00 1000.00
Bar Council of Indian Registration 100.00 100.00 100.00 100.00 100.00
Total (Rs.) 10422.00 9069.00 8519.00 8019.00 8019.00