About Our Department

Law or legal science is a lucrative career options these days. People tend to take up legal studies as it provides various scopes. Previously, the only option that was available for the lawyers was private practice. But presently, due to the emergence of various law firms, corporate houses and specifically variety in course curriculum and subjects, different sectors such as banking and insurance offer lucrative jobs for the law graduates. The integrated BBA-LLB program is aimed at training corporate lawyers who understand the intestacies of business along with the law governing the same. Special understanding of the business law such as banking, corporate laws, taxation, competition, investment, insurance, merger and acquisitions are imparted throughout this course. The Course further includes understanding in finance, human resource management, marketing, international business which help a student to obtain the required skills of a corporate lawyer. JIS University offers various contemporary papers in legal sciences along with the compulsory papers offered by the Bar Council of India (BCI). The course structure is designed in such a way that the student will go through an overall development that is essential to build a successful career in the legal arena. Regular Moot Courts, debates, seminar, court visits, lok adalats and legal aid camps organized by the department of legal sciences adds to the legal skill development of the law aspirants. Apart from the skill developments programs, the University organizes class test from time to time, conducts mid-term examination and gives assignments to the students which include projects so that the students are well acquainted with the subjects. The law programs at JIS University are aimed at offering the strong foundation focusing on in-depth study of law and legislature. The university offers various undergraduate, postgraduate and integrated courses in law and related subjects. Those looking for the best BBA LLB colleges in Kolkata must have a look at the courses offered by JIS University. The programs offered by the university provide comprehensive knowledge on various subjects across specialist areas to deepen the understanding of students in general as well as specialized areas of law. The programs offered by JIS are brilliantly designed to encourage students to explore different approaches in a varying manner in which law is conceived and legal processes are perceived. The university is also ranked among the top private law colleges in Kolkata for its brilliantly designed law programs.

About JIS University

JIS Group Educational Initiatives - the largest educational conglomerate of Eastern India with 37 Institutions, 170 programmes and 39,000 students began its journey 21 years back. The journey, though not easy, has been quite a successful one. JIS University was established through the Legislative Act of the Government of West Bengal, viz. JIS University Act, 2014 (West Bengal Act XXII of 2014) that came into force in February, 2015.

The University has a mission to be one of the top class universities in India and a preferred destination for students, research scholars and faculty members alike. Students aspiring to study in JIS University can be assured of quality education as all courses are duly accredited and affiliated by University Grants Commission (UGC), New Delhi; All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), Bar Council of India (BCI), Pharmacy Council of India (PCI), National Council for Teacher Education (NCTE) and United Nations Academic Impact (UNAI). JIS University is also a member of Association of Indian Universities (AIU) since 2017.

Education in today's world has become industry need-oriented and it requires teaching methodologies to be fashioned in such a manner that suits this requirement. The Learning Management Systems (LMS) that JIS University has introduced will nurture future professionals who will be committed towards transformation in our society. JIS University contributes to the growth of higher education, research, entrepreneurship and skill development to blend traditional methods with modern technology-enabled teaching and learning practices and Research & Development.

JIS University has an objective to provide instructions, teaching, training and research in various branches and specialised fields of Science, Engineering & Technology, Pharmacy, Management, Law, Social Sciences and Education. Besides the traditional undergraduate and postgraduate courses, there are integrated B.SC. courses like Physics, Chemistry, Geology, Biotechnology, Microbiology, etc. Other integrated courses such as BBA-MBA (H) and BBA-LLB (H) are also available. The University provides PhD programmes in various courses as well. Students are offered foreign language classes and are also exposed to international student internships through various student exchange programmes with foreign universities. The University always encourages entrepreneurship and skill development among the students for promoting entrepreneurship, employability and self-employment.

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