3yr. Law Degree Course of 6 (six) semesters, spreading over 3 academic years, with Choice Based Credit and Grading System (CBCGS) leading to the Award of LL.B. / LL.B.(Hons.) degree for the purpose of enrolment as advocates under Advocates Act, 1961.The 3yr. law degree course leading to the award of LL.B / LL.B (Hons.) degree shall be conducted in semester system with CBCGS in not less than 15 weeks per semester, with not less than 30 class‐hours per week including tutorials, moot court class room exercises and seminars provided there shall be at least 24 lecture hours per week. Provided further that in case of specialized and / or honours law degree courses there shall be not less than 36 class‐hours per week including seminar, moot court and tutorial classes and 30 minimum lecture hours per week.
The 5yr. Double Degree Integrated Law Course of 10 (ten) semesters, spreading over 5 academic years, with Choice Based Credit and Grading System (CBCGS), leading to the Award of B.A., LL.B. / B.A., LL.B.(Hons.); B.Com., LL.B. / B.Com., LL.B.(Hons.) degree for the purpose of enrolment as advocates under Advocates Act, 1961. The 5yr. integrated law degree course shall be conducted in semester system in not less than 18 weeks, with not less than 30 class‐hours per week including tutorials, moot court room exercises and seminars provided there shall be at least 24 lecturer hours per week. Provided further that in case of specialized / honours law courses there shall be not less than 36 class–hours per week including seminar, moot court and tutorial classes and 30 minimum lecture hours per week.
Eligibility for Admission:
1. 3yr. Law Degree Course: An applicant who has graduated in any discipline of knowledge from a university established by an Act of Parliament or by a state legislature or from an equivalent national institution recognized as a deemed to be University or from a foreign university recognized as equivalent to the status of an Indian University by an authority competent to declare equivalence, may apply for a three year law degree course leading to conferment of LL.B. / LL.B (Hons.) degree on successful completion of the regular course.
Provided that applicants who have obtained First Degree Certificate after prosecuting studies in distance or correspondence method shall also be considered eligible for admission in the 3yr. law degree course.
5yr. Double Degree Integrated Law Course: An applicant who has successfully completed Senior Secondary School course (‘+2’) or equivalent (such as 11+1, ‘A’ level in Senior School Leaving Certificate Course) from a recognized university of India or outside or from a Senior Secondary Board or equivalent, constituted or recognized by the Union or by the State Govt., may apply for admission into the course.
Provided that applicants who have obtained +2 Higher Secondary Pass Certificate orequivalent certificate after prosecuting studies in distance or correspondence methodshall also be considered as eligible for admission in the integrated five year law course.
2. Minimum Marks in Qualifying Examination for Admission: As per stipulation of the Bar Council of India the minimum percentage of marks not bellow 45% of the total marks in case of general category applicants, and 40% of the total marks in case of SC, ST and OBC applicants, to be obtained in the qualifying examination, i.e., in First Degree Examination in any discipline for 3 Years LL.B. course and 10+2 or equivalent examination for 5 Years Integrated Course.
Provided that such a minimum qualifying mark shall not automatically entitle a person to get admission in the college, but shall only entitle the person concerned to fulfill other criteria notified by the college concerned or by the government concerned, from time to time, for admission.
There shall be no relaxation of marks in minimum eligibility for admission.
1. Age on Admission
The maximum age for seeking admission in 3yr. law degree course is limited to 30 (Thirty) years, and 35 (Thirty Five) years for the applicants belonging to SC, ST or any other backward communities, as on the 1st June of the year of admission.
The maximum age for seeking admission into a stream of integrated law degree course is limited to 20 (twenty) years in case of general category of applicants and to 22 (twenty two) years in case of applicants from SC, ST and any other backward communities as on the 1st June of the year of admission.
2. Admission Procedure:
Admission shall be made strictly on merit by the Nowgong Law College Admission Committee by holding written admission test and interview of the candidates. For written admission test, the question paper shall comprise to test (a) Linguistic ability;
(b) Analytical skills;
(c) Level of quantum of information;
(d) Mathematical aptitude;
(e) Legal reasoning;
(f) Aptitude for learning law.
(g) Psychological ability.
7% (seven percent) of the total seats shall be reserved for the applicants from schedule cast (SC), 10% (ten percent) for applicants from schedule tribe‐plains (ST‐P), 5% (five percent) for applicants from schedule tribes‐hills (ST‐H) and 15% (fifteen percent) for other backward communities (OBC and MOBC) provided that they attain a standard for admission by scoring cut off point of 40% in case of written admission test and are permanent residents of Assam.
4. Prohibition to Register in Two or More Regular Courses of Study:
No student of the 3yr. law course and 5 Yr law course shall be allowed to register simultaneously with any other graduate, postgraduate, certificate or diploma courses run by the same or any other university or institute for academic or professional learning.
Provided that any short period part time certificate or diploma course on language, computer science or computer application of an institute or any course run by a Centre for Distance Learning of a university shall, however, be allowed.