Law Courses From IGNOU School Of Law Admission 2016

Law Courses From IGNOU 2016: With a high demand of Law courses in India it has become very important for distance & open learning universities to run law courses. IGNOU offers Law courses through distance & open learning through its IGNOU School of Law. IGNOU School of Law (SOL) was established in the year 2005. The objective behind setting up the law school at IGNOU was to promote legal education through distance & open learning mode. Through its Law School, IGNOU is spreading awareness about legal rights and responsibilities in this rapidly changing world. Lots of students each year enroll into various distance learning Law courses at IGNOU.
IGNOU School of Law

In the year 1994 Prof Menon’s Committee suggested developing professional programmes in Law including programmes in Paralegal Education, Court Administration, Law and Office Management, Legal Aid administration, occupation based and management oriented legal education for middle and top-level personnel in government and industry. Prof Menon’s Committee was set up by IGNOU to meet the demand of legal education in India through distance learning.

IGNOU also setup a virtual learning platform in the year 2008 to offer online courses in Law. As of now IGNOU is offering a PG Certificate in Cyber Law online. Using the platform end to end facility is being offered to students. Right from applying for admission online to counseling, fee payment, assignment and end term exam can be facilitated through the virtual platform.

Law Courses From IGNOU School Of Law

As of now IGNOU School of Law is offering the following courses in Law. The courses include certificate programs, PG Diploma courses, Diploma courses and research program.

Distance Learning Law Courses at IGNOU

Certificate Courses
  • Certificate in Human Rights (CHR)
PG and Advance Diploma
  • Post-Graduate Diploma in Intellectual Property Rights (PGDIPR)
Doctoral Degree Courses
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Law (PhD in Law)
PG and Advance Diploma
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Criminal Justice (PGDCJ )
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Environmental Law -On hold till further information (PGDENLW )
  • PG and Advance Certificate
  • Post Graduate Certificate in Cyber Law (PGCCL)
  • Post-Graduate Certificate in Patent Practice (PGCPP)
Diploma Courses
  • Diploma in Paralegal Practice (DIPP)
Certificate Programs
  • Certificate in Consumer Protection (CCP)
  • Certificate in International Humanitarian Law (CIHL )
  • Certificate in Anti Human Trafficking (CAHT )
  • Certificate in Co-operation, Co-operative Law (CCLBL )

Online Law Courses at IGNOU

Online PG and Advance Diploma Courses
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Environmental Law Online (PGDENLWOL)
Online Master's Degree Courses
  • Master of Intellectual Property Law (MIPL)
PG and Advance Diploma
  • Post-Graduate Diploma in Legal Process Outsourcing (PGDLPO)
For most of the courses there is no age bar for admission. IGNOU generally invite applications for admission twice in a year. But some of the courses e.g PG Certificate in Cyber Law admissions are open through out the year. You can keep an eye on IGNOU official website or on popular news papers about the admission notification for law courses at IGNOU. You can also subscribe to our blog for any such information using the subscription box available on right sidebar.

For more information about the Law Courses from IGNOU School Of Law, you can contact on the following details.

Director, School of Law
IGNOU, Block-G,
Zakir Hussain Bhawan,
Academic Complex, Maidan Garhi,
New Delhi -68
Phone: 011-29531115
email: directorsol@ignou.ac.in