There are two courses of study they are :
i) Three years LLB / LLB (Honours) course
ii) Five years integrated B.A. LLB course.
As passed by Academic Council the following are the regulation and syllabus for 5 years Integrated B.A. LLB course of Guwahati University for ten semesters introduced from the year 2012-2013.
All courses are affiliated to : Guwahati University
Vice Chancellor : Dr. Mridul Hazarika
Regulation and syllabus for ten semesters of 5 year integrated BA LLB course
A five years B.A. LLB degree course undertaken after passing 10+2 Higher Seconday course for any discipline of studies from Guwahati University or any other University recognised and by the Bar Council of India.
N.B.: Library 'Caution Money' of Rs. 500/- is extra and refundable.
Eligibilty for Admission
Important Note :
It is to be noted that as per G.U. Regulation in order to appear in the End Semester examination, a student must have to clear all internal assessment examinations, i.e. 1st. and 2nd sessional tests, seminar and viva, with required attendance percentage. In absence of any one of the above requirements a student shall not be eligible to appear in the respective end semester examination.
Age of Admission
The maximum age for seeking admission into a stream of Five Year Bachelor Degree Course in Law is limited to 20 years for general and 22 years for the applicant belonging to ST/SC/ or any other backward community on the day of 1st July of the concerned year.
Upperage may be relaxed with the permission from Vice Chancellor of the University in extreamly hard cases on the recommendation of Principal and Dean Faculty of Law.
Admission shall be made strictly on the basis of merit upon the marks obtained in 10+2 Higher Secondary Examination following the reservation policy of Assam Government i.e, for SC 7%, 10% for ST Plains, 5% for ST Hills and 15% for other backward classes.
Prohibition to register for two course of study
No students will be allowed to simultaneously register for a Law Degree Programme with any other undergraduate course or post graduate or certificate courses.
Minimum marks In Qualifying Examination
As per stipulation of the Bar Council of India the minimum percentage of mark not below 45% of the general category applicant and 40% of the total marks in case of SC/ST/OBC/MOBC in any descipline for admission into Five Years Integrated LLB Course.
Provided that such a minimum qualifying marks shall not be automatically entitle a person to get admission to any college or institution but only shall entitle the person concerned to fulfil other institutional criteria notified by the college in the instituiton concerned or by the Government concerned from time to time apply for admission.
A student getting minimum 8 marks out of total 20 marks in Internal Assesment will be eligible to appera university examionation provided the student has attended minimum 70% of all classes of a semester.
Process and manner of running semester system: Teaching Load
There will be all total 10 semester (two semester per year) for 5 years Inegrated LLB Course. The following is the time of the starting and end of semesters.
1st/3rd/5th/7th/9th Semester: July to December of the concerned year. 2nd/4th/6th/8th/10th Semester: January to June of ther concerned year.
Students must attend minimum 70% of the attendance of all subjects seperately in order to qualify theselves to appear the Guwahati University Examination of a semester.
If a student has attended 70% of total classes of all subjects but could not attend 70% of classes of a subject, Principal will have the discreation to allow the student to appear the respective examination as a non collegiate student.
In case a student falling short of attendance in any course in a semester he/she has to be readmitted/registered in the same semester. There shall be break of 10 days at the end of each semester. There sall be no lateral entry in any class.