Vision and Mission
- Promoting international understanding through quality education.
- To inculcate the spirit of 'Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam’ (the world is one family)
- To contribute towards knowledge generation and dissemination
- To impart ethical and value-based learning
- To foster the spirit of national development
- To cultivate cross-cultural sensitivities
- To develop global competencies amongst students
- To nurture creativity and encourage entrepreneurship
- To enhance employability and contribute to human resource development
- To promote health and wellness amongst students, staff & community
- To instil sensitivity towards community and environmental concerns
The following resources facilitate teaching-learning, co-curricular and extra-curricular activities in tune with the vision and mission of SIU:
The Symbiosis Law School, Pune library is enriched with a vast collection around 63041 books, 140 journals and 6845 e-journals, numerous other periodicals and magazines. It provides a source for legal research for faculty as well as the students. It also provides extensive technology based learning resources with 17 legal databases including Manupatra, SCC Online Web-edition, LexisNexis, Hein Online, Westlaw, JSTOR, EBSCO, Kluwer-Arbitration, Patents and Competition, Legal Sutra, World News Paper, Cambridge Online Books, CLA, Taxmann and Index to Legal Periodicals, LII Of India & Emerald.
RESEARCH & PUBLICATIONS
The institute strongly emphasizes research and publications through various research projects and in-house journals, which are being published in collaboration with LexisNexis. Students contribute significantly as authors and editors. The faculty and students of SLS, Pune are involved in publication with journals of national and international repute.
The Symbiosis Law School, Pune campus is Wi-Fi enabled. It has two ICT Resource Centers (Computer Labs). The Labs are fully equipped latest computers, WiFi and printing facility.
SLS, Pune has state of the art facilitities including SCALSAR (Symbiosis Centre for Advanced Legal Studies and Reseasrch Centre, consolidates PG Studies, Doctoral Studies and Research Projects). It contains well-quipped 3 faculty rooms having separate cubicles, examination department, accounts department, administrative department. All classrooms are equipped with LCD projectors with internet and Wi-Fi services. SLS, Pune provides a well-equipped, moot court hall, with the seating capacity of 200 and a multi-purpose hall with a seating capacity of 200. It also provides a conference room with the seating capacity of 50. Video conferencing facility is available in all these rooms.
HEALTH SERVICES AND HEALTH INSURANCE
The Health Center provides all emergency health services and covers all students under a unique and novel medical insurance scheme with a free and compulsory annual health checkup. A well-equipped and modern gymnasium with yoga hall is within the campus.
The Multi-cuisine food court of the campus caters to a variety of preferences.
Full hostel facility is for girls available on campus. However for the boys, beyond limited facility, the institute facilitates information on the accommodation available in nearby areas.
PROGRAMMES OFFERED: [5 year integrated Programmes]
Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Laws(Honours) BA. LL.B (Honours) & Bachelor of Business Administration and Bachelor of Laws (Honours) BBA. LL.B (Honours)
OTHER PROGRAMMES OFFERED
LL.B. [3-YEAR PROGRAMME]:
This Programme is available to students who have a graduate degree in any discipline.
POST-GRADUATE PROGRAMMES IN LAW
One-Year LL.M Programme with an interdisciplinary approach and strong research orientation is offered with 7 specializations.
7 Part-time one year Diploma Programmes and 1 Post-Graduate Diploma Programmes are offered as value-addition. Students pursue these programmes alongside their Undergraduate or Postgraduate Programmes.
CERTIFICATE PROGRAMMES :
There are 19 Certificate Programmes, which include the much-acclaimed Certificate Programme in European Legal Studies and the Certificate Programme in Securities Laws among others.
The Placement Cell organizes the placement training throughout the year and during the programme a systematic profound development of every student is ensured.The students are trained, groomed and chiseled to be the best professional, with the combination of managerial and leadership skills, and a broad range of professional skills such as legal reasoning skills, advocacy and legal writing. The Cell also facilitates internship opportunities for the students in Law firms and Corporate Houses. The Cell has managed to place students substantially in placement opportunities from various sectors including PSUs, Law Firms, Banking and Financial Companies, LPOs, Judiciary and Insurance.
METHOD OF INSTRUCTION
The medium of instruction is English. The methods are essentially learner-centric, which include lectures, the Socratic method, field visits, seminars, group discussions, simulations, case studies, moot courts, mock trials and ICT-enabled learning by international guest faculty and guest sessions by the stalwarts in the field.
PROFILE OF THE PAST STUDENTS
The institutional commitment of diversity and inclusion is reflected in the current student composition of the law school, which consists of 100 International students. Some of the best alumni profiles include:
Justice Sadhana Jadhav, Bombay High Court, Justice Revati Mohite Dere, Bombay High Court
Adv. Sampat Bulusu, Genereal Manager,Legal, Shell Hazira, Ahemdabad
Scores of Lawyers including Supreme Court, High Courts as Additional Solicitor Generals
Barristers and qualified US Attorneys
More than 30 Judicial Officers in Maharashtra, some in MP, Assam & Gujarat
Partners in Legases, AMLT, Dua Associates, TriLegal, AZB, Amarchand Mangaldas
Selected to pursue Masters in ivy league Universities such as Oxford, Harvard, King’s College London, LSE, New York University & McGill, Canada
Leadership positions as Deputy Mayors, Civil servants in India
Judges, Parliamentarians and Ministers in Kenya, Nigeria and Uganda
Academicians in lead roles across India in prestigious law schools
After initial assessment through elaborate psychometric tests, assessment and screening process; the students get training, orientation and experiential learning through systematic internships in industry, High Courts, Supreme Court and Non-governmental organizations. A student can look forward to a meaningful and rewarding career with various options such as Judiciary, Corporate practice, Litigation, Law teaching, Legal Process Outsourcing, and Administrative services.
Standard XII (10+2) or equivalent examination passed from any recognized board with minimum 45% marks or equivalent grade (40% marks or equivalent grade for Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribes).
a. The total intake is 300 seats [inclusive of 120 seats of BA. LL.B (Honours) and 180 seats of BBA. LL.B (Honours)].
b. Separate Merit Lists for BBA. LL.B (Honours) and BA. LL.B (Honours) programme will be prepared and published. At the time of SLAT registration, it shall be mandatory for the candidates to clearly indicate the programme to which they wish to apply.
Note: It is suggested that the candidates who have studied arts/social sciences subjects for their qualifying examination may apply for BA. LL.B (Honours) programme. Similarly, those candidates who have studied commerce/accounts/mathematics/sciences may apply for BBA. LL.B (Honours) programme. Further, the candidates are also free to make their own choice of section of the programme depending on their ability, interest and opportunity. Please note that these two programmes differ only in the First Degree contents (either Humanities OR Business Studies), whereas the Law courses are offered in both the programmes are the same. Graduates in both streams are eligible for diverse legal careers and opportunities in Corporate, Litigation, Civil Services, Advocacy, Judiciary, Academics, jobs in International Organizations, International Admissions and others.
Within the sanctioned intake:
|Wards of Serving/Retired Defence Personnel
Over & above sanctioned intake:
||2 seats per Programme
||15 % (including Foreign Nationals, PIO and NRI)
Important Dates of SLAT AND SLS, PUNE:
|Online Registration Starts
(SLAT and SLS Pune)
| 24th January, 2019
|SLAT Registration and Payment Closes
|| 21st April, 2019
|SLAT Admit Card will be available from
|| 24th April, 2019
|SLAT Examination Date
|| 4th May, 2019 from 9.30 am to 12.00 Noon
|| 14th May, 2019
|SLS, Pune Online Payment Closes (Credit Card/Debit Card/RTGS/NEFT/Online Banking)
|| 12th May, 2019
SLS Pune Payment via Demand Draft Closes on
(Please Note: Demand Draft for SLS Pune should be in favour of “Symbiosis Test Secretariat" payable at Pune, to be sent to Symbiosis Test Secretariat, Symbiosis International (Deemed University), Gram: Lavale, Tal: Mulashi, District: Pune – 412115, before 10th May, 2019. Please send Challan available at DD payment option at SLAT website along with Demand Draft)
| 10th May, 2019
SLS Pune Shortlist and slot booking for Personal Interaction & Writing Ability Test (PI-WAT)
(Name of the candidate will appear only if he/she has registered and paid (programme wise) to SLS, Pune while filling SLAT registration form)
| 15th May, 2019
|Shortlisted candidates can download PI-WAT letter
|| 17th May, 2019 7.00 pm onwards
|PI-WAT for SLS Pune at SLS Pune Campus
|| 19th ,20th, 21st & 22nd May, 2019
Announcement of final merit lists:
[based on SLAT score (50% weightage) & PI-WAT (50%)
First Merit List
Last date for Admission
| 25th May, 2019 (5:00 PM)
| 31st May, 2019 (5:00 PM)
Second Merit List
Last date for Admission
| 3rd June, 2019 (5:00 PM)
| 9th June, 2019 (5:00 PM)
Third Merit List
Last date for Admission
| 11th June, 2019 (5:00 PM)
| 17th June, 2019 (5:00 PM)
Commencement of the Classes
| 1st July, 2019
Symbiosis Law School, Pune,
S. No. 227, Plot No. 11, VIP Road,
Off Rohan Mithila,Vimannagar, Pune – 411014,
: +91- 83800 20926 , 8380020928
: 020 - 66861100 / 07/ 16/ 18