Law Education in Odisha
A degree in law has become one of the most desirable courses in Odisha. Students in increasing numbers are opting for undergraduate courses of law. Apart from the salary offered to a fresher, it's more about the prestige which motivates students to take up pre-law courses. Plenty of jobs exist within the legal field to choose from. Persons holding law degree can find opportunities ranging from Magistrate/Munsif or Sub-Judge to legal assistants, paralegals, and Judges. In addition, they can serve as members of Law Commission, Public Prosecutors, Solicitors, Attorney General, Advocate General, Notaries and Oath Commissioners.
Most of the colleges in Odisha offers both Undergraduate courses and Post Graduate course in Civil and criminal law. Students can also study corporate and commercial law, international law, intellectual property law, environmental law and human rights law etc. Stress is being given on resourceful and research-oriented programs.To know more about careers in Legal and Paralegal services, click hereEligibility and Courses
Candidates would have completed their 10+2 or equivalent examination from the recognized board can take the Common Law Admission Test (CLAT)
to study law in various colleges of Odisha. Students can also undertake Utkal University Law Entrance Test and National Law University Odisha Admission Test to study law in Odisha.To know about law education and entrance exams all over India, Click here.