LLM Program

The Center of Postgraduate Legal Studies
The ICFAI Law School has launched the ‘Centre of Postgraduate Legal Studies’ with an objective of offering one year full time LLM programs in Law to facilitate the students of LLM to continue their education and research in the same campus.

The Center of Postgraduate Legal Studies, offers one year LLM Programs in semester mode in accordance with the guidelines of UGC. The program helps in enhancing the knowledge base of the students in academics, professional understanding and readiness to face the challenges of the corporate world.

LLM in Corporate and Commercial Law

The program is a blend of theoretical and practical learning, provides wider horizons of corporate and commercial laws. Students joining the program shall have the unique experience of innovative teaching methods comparable to that of best academic institutions of the country.

LLM in Taxation
This is a practice oriented program which provides inputs in the area of taxation. The students joining the program shall have a comprehensive understanding of litigation procedures, relating to taxation.

Eligibility

  • Pass with minimum 50% marks or equivalent grade in graduation of Five Year / Three Year / Integrated Law Programs or equivalent Degree recognized by The Bar Council of India.
  • The students appearing for final year examinations and awaiting results may also apply for the Entrance Examination.
  • Should have qualified in ILSAT (PG) 2017 conducted by ICFAI Law School, IFHE, Hyderabad.

Program Structure:
The program structure includes three foundation/compulsory courses of three credits each; six optional/specialization courses of two credits each and dissertation of three credits. An option of choosing one non-credit course in second semester.

  • The LLM program is offered in semester mode.
Semester I
Course Credits
Research Methods and Legal Writing 3
Comparative Public Law 3
Law and Justice in a Globalizing World 3
International Trade Law 2
Company Law 2
Semester II
Intellectual Property Law 2
Laws on Securities and Financial Markets 2
Commercial Arbitration 2
Competition Law 2
Dissertation 3
Non-Credit Courses
Corporate Governance and Social Responsibility;
Corporate Tax Laws;
Mergers and Acquisitions
E-Commerce

Tax Laws

Semester I
Course Credits
Research Methods and Legal Writing 3
Comparative Public Law 3
Law and Justice in a Globalizing World 3
Tax Policy - Foundation of the Taxation - Tax Planning 2
General Taxation, Direct Taxation 2
Semester II
Indirect Taxes 2
Corporate Taxation 2
International Taxation and Tranfer pricing 2
Tax Litigation - Procedure and Practice 2
Dissertation 3
Non-Credit Courses
Double Taxation Agreement and International Consortium of Treaties; Administration, Adjudication and Professional Responsibility; Taxation of Intellectual Property Transaction Tax Planning for Family Business

* The program structure is tentative and subject to change (if required)