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Is UK law and Indian law same?
In the UK, you can complete your law studies in 4 years which is 3 years LLB and 1 year LLM. While in India, the duration for the same is longer. Furthermore, you will get a diversified range of course options to choose from in the UK, while in India, you will have access to limited options only.
Is it better to do law in India or abroad?
The specializations of law offered in foreign law schools are much more than those offered in Indian law schools. LLM is of just one-year in most of the foreign universities as compared to two-year in India. You can choose to study a subject other than law also, which is unheard in India.
Can I practice law in UK after LLM?
It short, no it is not possible to practice law without an LLB regardless if you have a LLM or not. The LLB and/or the JD is a professionnal degree with all the basic courses required to all lawyers (even if they do not want to practice in those fields) Property, Criminal, Torts, Constitutional, etc…
Is it worth doing law in UK?
A law degree in the UK is an excellent starting point for a whole range of careers. The legal industry offers a huge amount of diversity, from solicitor and barrister to judge or paralegal. Beyond the legal industry, a law degree can lead to careers in journalism, politics, HR, finance and many more.
How can I get LLB in UK?
Typically, an LBB degree will require 3 years, followed by a 1-year Legal Practice Course. After that, students can apply for a training contract with a legal firm. Typically, this part of your training lasts 2 years. There is no need to take the LSAT exam to apply for an LLB course in UK.
Can I practice law in India after graduation from UK university?
Most of the Indian Students who want to pursue Law in the UK often wonder if they can then practice in India after graduating. The answer is simply, yes you can! The Bar Council of India recognises a Law degree from 45 UK universities where you can study Law and practice later on in India.
Can an Indian lawyer practice in the UK?
Indian qualified lawyers will currently not be able to apply to practise law in England and Wales under the new Qualified Lawyers Transfer Scheme (QLTS) since yesterday (1 September), due to an oversight by the Bar Council of India (BCI), said the countries’ Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA).
How to become a lawyer in India after returning from abroad?
1) Apply for registration to your respective State Bar Council after returning to India 3) Sit for an exam on six subjects, which is conducted twice by Bar Council of India 4) You are permitted to practice law in India on successfully qualifying the exam
Can I do LLB after BA in UK?
Yes, you can study LLB after BA in the UK. You can also study the fast track 2 year LLB in the UK, such as at the University of Law. Can I practice Law in India with Law degree from UK?