Law in any society determines it nature and way they are living. These set of principle helps the society to business, allows government to rules and to solve the disputes. Law is the important factor as it gives the impression to society that justice will be done and no one is above law. On the other hand, if you are in Pakistan and wanted to know about the top law schools is Pakistan. Here is the list of top law schools in Pakistan which are Pakistan College of Law, University of South Asia Faculty of Law, University of Law post graduate college of Law and Qauid-e Azam Law College.
The University of South Asia or USA is a private university located in Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan. It was established in 1987 as a computer training institution with the name of National College of Computer Sciences. The university has Faculty of Law; it only offers one undergraduate degree for 5 years as LLB in law and one graduate degree Masters in Law.
Bachelors in Law
The Bachelors in Law is a 5-year professional degree program, is approved by Pakistan Bar Council, as well as by the Punjab Bar Council. The degree awarded is recognized by HEC and accepted world-wide. It is 166 credit hours program with no thesis. Students have to complete a project. As it is a lengthy program with 8 semesters and project, the subjects include:
Human rights Law
Law of Contract
Law of Torts
Public International Law
Master is Law
The Masters in Law Program is a 2 year degree program, the degree awarded is recognized by HEC and Pakistan Bar Council accepted world-wide. Currently, we hold the unique status of highest number of legal professionals from the Bench and the Bar enrolled in our program.
The University of Lahore is located in Lahore. It is one of largest private university of Pakistan with founded in 1998. It has campuses all over Pakistan. The university of Lahore two bachelors’ degree with one post graduate degree Masters in Law taught at Post Graduate institute of Law.
Bachelors of Law – LLB (5 years)
This degree program started after the completion of intermediate or HSSC studies in Pakistan. LL.B degree is in accordance with the guidelines and requirements of the HEC and Pakistan Bar Council. This will be an academic as well as professional degree in law and legal studies. On the other hand, all courses are taught which are approved and recommended by Bar Council. So that students will have no problem in enrolling as lawyer in Pakistan. The total fee is 424,400 Rs, with registration fee is 25,000 Rs. The subjects include some compulsory and electives as well:
Human Rights Law
Law of Property
Civil and Criminal Procedures
Bachelors of Law – LLB (3 years)
This degree program is taken after the Bachelors degree, all the subjects that are includes in the syllabus are recommended and approved by Pakistan Bar Council. Degree will be gives by Higher Education Commission of Pakistan. The total fee is Rs 298,000 with 25,000 Rs registration fee.
Master of LAW
LL.M program is designed to develop sound theoretical knowledge of the subject and its application. This program helps the students to grasp tools and skills for advanced studies leading to Ph.D. This program taught at Post Graduate institute of Law. It is two year program with fourth semester as a Thesis.
The Quaid-e-Azam Law College is a private law college located in Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan. It is the first private sector law college in the Punjab. QLC is affiliated with University of the Punjab established in 1987. The Quaid-e-Azam Law College only offers LLB degree program of 3 years. with the course modules include: