West Bengal National University of Juridical Sciences (NUJS), Kolkata is a premier national law university dedicated exclusively to legal research and training. It was established in 1999 by the legal education visionary Dr. Madhava Menon and has emerged as a top destination for legal education in India. Its supremacy in legal research, academics and training are acclaimed and well recognized in Indian legal as well as corporate circles. It has been ranked as one of the top three law universities in India by Halsbury’s Law Journal, Mint, and The Outlook magazine. NUJS has an exclusive arrangement with L&T to train its officers in Business Laws and contract negotiation.
NUJS is renowned for both its research and leading recruitment. Recruiters value NUJS students highly – graduates are working in top international and Indian law firms such as Skadden Arps, Linklaters, Clifford Chance, Herbert Smith, Amarchand Mangaldas, AZB, JSA and Luthra & Luthra, Fortune 500 and BSE-30 companies and PSUs.
NUJS offers innovative courses around various subjects for entrepreneurs, managers and working professionals as well – to increase the reach of its programs, it started this online business diploma in 2012 in collaboration with its industry partner iPleaders, which has become India’s most successful university-accredited business law course.