About Exam (NLU Orissa):
National Law University of Orissa (NLU Orissa)is the newest addition to the list of the National Law Universities in India. It is located at Cuttack,Orissa. The University offers courses for undergraduate and graduate legal education. NLU Orissa has been established to be a national level institute of excellence in higher learning of law in the state of Orissa by the Government of Orissa by virtue of the Act 4 of 2008. The university is offering integrated B.A. LL.B.(Hons.) and B.B.A. LL.B(Hons.) courses. Its first Session began in the year 2009. The classes started from the 20th of July 2009. The first batch is of 120 students, which consists of 60 each in BBA LLB and BA LLB. The university offers to have streams of BSc LLB and BCA LLB in the following years. The present temporary buildings of the University consist of a six storey hostel and a three floor academic building. The university plans to shift to its new campus till the next session. The new campus has an area of 30 acres already sanctioned and 20 more acres to be given soon by the Orissa government. It was inaugurated by the the Chief Justice of India, Justice K.G.Balakrishnan in the presence of the
Chief Minister of Orissa, Shri Naveen Pattnaik.The Orissa government's law minister and the higher education minister were also present along with the Chief Justice of Orissa High Court Mr. Quddusi and the former Vice chancellor of National Law Schools of Bangalore and Jodhpur Mr. N.L. Mitra. The first Vice Chancellor of the NLU Orissa is Prof.Dr. Faizan Mustafa.
To be eligible to appear for CLAT 2011, a candidate should have passed his/her Higher Secondary School/Intermediate Examination (10+2) or its equivalent examination with not less than 50% marks in aggregate (45% in case of SC/ST/OBC and persons with Disability)*. Age of candidate should not be more than 20 years in case of General/OBC candidates (22 years in case of SC/ST and persons with Disability)* as on 1st July, 2011
Total Seats are 120 for both B.A,L.L.B (Hons) & B.B.A.,L.L.B (Hons.)
Scheduled Tribes 14
Scheduled Castes 10
Persons with disabilities 4
Foreign Nationals 4
NRI / NRI Sponsored 10
|Foreign National/ NRI/ NRI Sponsored|
| 5000 US Dollars per annum - Tution Fee
All other fees are same as for other students
Note : Actual mess charges are payable at the beginning of every month and students are required to pay the amount within a week from the date of notice.