Brief History of Department

The department of Studies in Law was established in 1973. It is in the forefront in Southern India in providing higher legal education and research studies. It offers two years (4 Semester) LL.M., Programme with Optional branches such as Constitutional Law, International Law and Business and Trade Law. Research for Ph.D. in Law is also conducted under ther auspices of the department. LL.M. study at Mysore is known for high component of training in research in Law, which the candidate has to fulfit by dissertation work. Some of the student dissertations are published.


The department of studies in law is also know for intensive and high quality of teaching and students from various States and even from countries like Kenya, Tanzania and Tibet seek admission. It is equipped with good library, computer and other facilities.