B.Com., LL.B (Hons.) with specialization in Taxation Law/Media & Entertainment Law

To bridge the gap between legal theory and practice, an understanding of the trade and commerce is essential.

Law is a profession that works in economic context, and therefore for a legal practitioner, training in the economic science is a prerequisite. 

The program combines the knowledge of the economic sciences with special training in taxation law.

The trade, finance and commerce component of the B.Com., LL.B (Hons.) course includes subjects such as accounts, finance, economics, language and, which are supplemented by a range of law courses, and together they provide a broad-based multidisciplinary foundation to the curriculum. 

 
Duration 5 years Eligibility
  • Minimum 50% Marks at Higher & Senior Secondary level (10th & 12th). 

Career Prospects

  • State Bar Councils
  • Indian and Foreign Law Firms
  • Multi National Companies
  • Legal Cells of Private and Public Sector Companies
  • Legal Department of Foreign Companies
  • Global Audit and Compliance Firms
  • Consulting Firms

 

Intake : 120 Seats

 

Semester I

Subject
  • General English
  • Law of Contracts I
  • Legal Method &  Legal Reasoning
  • Computer Fundamentals & its Applications
  • Business Mathematics
  • Business Organization
  • Fundamentals of Moot Court
 

Semester II

Subject
  • Legal Language & Legal Writing
  • History II (History of Courts, Legislature & Legal Profession of India
  • Law of Contracts II
  • Business Economics I (Micro)
  • Torts & Consumer protection Act
  • Quantitative Techniques for Decision Making
  • Language Lab
  • Trial Advocacy
 

Semester III

Subject
  • Family Law I
  • Constitutional Law I
  • Business Economics II (Macro)
  • Financial Accounting
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Client counseling

Open Elective - 1 (Any Two)

  • Consumer Behavior & Market Research
  • Operations & Materials Management
  • International Finance & Risk Management
  • Business Policy & Strategy
  • Project Finance
 

Semester IV

Subject
  • Jurisprudence
  • Family Law II
  • Civil Procedure Code & Law of Limitation
  • Corporate Accounting
  • Marketing Management
  • Constitutional Law II

Open Elective -2 (Any One)

  • French
  • Arabic
  • Spanish
 
 

Semester V

Subject
  • Law of Crimes (IPC)
  • Company Law I
  • Administrative Law
  • Property Law including Transfer of Property Act & Easement Act
  • Taxation Law
  • Principles of Auditing
  • Fundamentals of Investment Management
  • Civil Drafting
 

Semester VI

Subject
  • Law of Evidence
  • Company Law-2
  • Human Rights & International Law
  • Criminal Procedure Court, JJ Act & Prohibition of Offenders Act
  • Cost Accounting
  • Industrial  Visit
  • Criminal Drafting
Open Elective -4 (Any One)
  • Banking & Negotiable Instruments Law
  • Insurance Law
  • Maritime Law
 

Semester VII

Subject
  • Interpretation of Statutes
  • Labour Law I
  • Environmental Law
  • Income Tax Law and Practice (Hons-1)
  • Central Excise (Hons-II)
  • Private International Law
Open Elective 
  • Workshop on any one
  • Mediation 
  • International Arbitration
  • Negotiation and Drafting International Commercial Contracts  
Open Elective - 2  
  • Law Relating to Women & Children
  • Media Law, 3.Medical Law
  • Artificial Intelligence & Law
  • International Humanitarian Law
  • Comparative Public Law 
  • Infrastructure Law
  • Law and Governance
  • Minorities Law
  • Criminology and Criminal Justice Administration
 

Semester VIII

Subject
  • Intellectual Property Right
  • Labour Law II
  • Customs and Services Tax (Hons. III)
  • Wealth Tax and Direct Tax Planning (Hons. IV)
  • Arbitration, Conciliation & ADR Mechanisms
  •  Drafting Conveyance
    Open Elective-3 
  • Drafting Conveyance
  • Law and Economics
  • Climate Change & Law
  • Water Law  
  • Housing Law
  • Law of the Global Commons (Antarctic, High Seas, Outer Space)
  • Internet Security Law
  • Patenting of Life forms
  • WTO and Law
  • Corporate Crimes
  • Victimology
 

Semester IX

Subject
  • Professional Ethics, Accountancy for lawyers & Bar Bench Relation
  • Right to Information
  • Competition Law
  • Pleading, Drafting and Conveyance
  • VAT/Sales Tax Law and GST
  • Corporate Tax Planning and DTC (Hons. VI)
  • Information Technology LawDissertation
    Program Elective- Semianr-3
  • Comparative Tax Law
  • General Anti Avoidance Rule
  • Taxation of Corporate Entities
  • Tax: Constitutional Provisions and Fiscal Relation between Center and States
  • The role of taxation in good governance and policy
 

Semester X

Subject
  • International Trade Law
  • International Taxation (Hons. VII)
  • Adjudication of Tax Related Disputes (Hons. VIII)
  • Moot Court & Internship
  • Dissertation II
Program Elective- Semianr-4
  • Advance Ruling, Settlement Commission and Appellate Procedure: Direct and Indirect Taxes
  • Promissory Estoppel in Fiscal Laws
  • Double Taxation Avoidance Agreements
  • Transfer Pricing
  • Taxation of Non – Resident entities
 

 

LLB admissions through UL-SAT (Upto 80% of seats)

The UPES ULSAT 2018 is scheduled on 5th May 2018(Offline) and 11th-13th May'18 (Online). Last date to apply for ULSAT is 20th April' 2018.

 

LAW Programs through Board Merit/ CLAT Merit/ L-SAT India Merit#

Please note that you should meet the eligibility criteria to participate in the GDPI process. 

CLAT Merit / L-SAT India Merit

  • For BA LLB (Hons.)/ BBA LLB (Hons.)/ B.Com, LLB (Hons)- Candidates with minimum 50% Marks in Higher & Senior Secondary (10th & 12th) and CLAT ranking upto 5000/ L-SAT India score of 60 percentile or above will be exempted from UPES Law Studies Aptitude test and will be invited directly for GD and Interview.
  • For B. Tech LLB (Hons.) Candidates with minimum 50% Marks in Higher & Senior Secondary (10th & 12th), minimum 50% Marks in PCM at Senior Secondary Level (12th) and CLAT ranking upto 5000/ L-SAT India score of 60 percentile or above will be exempted from UPES-EAT and admissions through Merit Ranking.

Board Merit

  • For BA LLB (Hons.)/ BBA LLB (Hons.)/B.Com LLB (Hons)- Candidates with 85% marks in 10th and 12th best of five subjects (English as one of the compulsory paper) are exempted from UPES Law Studies Aptitude Test (UL-SAT) and will be invited directly for GD and Interview.
  • For B.Tech LLB (Hons.) Candidates with minimum 70% marks in 10th, 12th and 12th PCM (Physics, Chemistry & Maths) are exempted from UPES-EAT and admissions will be through Merit Ranking.
  Age Criteria

Only candidates whose date of birth falls on or after October 1, 1996 are eligible to apply for admission( as per Bar Council of India). Date of Birth as recorded in the Secondary Education Board/University certificate only will be taken as authentic.

#Upto 20% seats shall be filled through Board Merit/ CLAT/ L-SAT India Category. In case, any seat remaining vacant UPES has the right to fill such seats through UPES Entrance Exam.

 

Candidates placed in compartment are not eligible for admission to any program of study in the University

 

Fee structure for the academic year 2018- 23 as follows:
1st Sem
Tuition Fee Academic Service Fee Total
72,600 48,400 1,21,000
2nd Sem
Tuition Fee Academic Service Fee Total
72,600 48,400 1,21,000
3rd Sem
Tuition Fee Academic Service Fee Total
79,800 53,200 1,33,000
4th Sem
Tuition Fee Academic Service Fee Total
79,800 53,200 1,33,000
5th Sem
Tuition Fee Academic Service Fee Total
87,750 58,500 1,46,250
6th Sem
Tuition Fee Academic Service Fee Total
87,750 58,500 1,46,250
7th Sem
Tuition Fee  Academic Service Fee Total
96,530 64,345 1,60,875
8th Sem
Tuition Fee  Academic Service Fee Total
96,530 64,345 1,60,875
9th Sem
Tuition Fee Academic Service Fee Total
122,480  81,645  204,125
10th Sem
Tuition Fee Academic Service Fee Total
122,480  81,645  204,125

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  • Harshita Khurana

    Course : BBA., LL.B (Hons.) Corporate Laws

    • Batch : 2010-2015
    • Current Company : Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas
    • Designation : Associate

    Experience :Everything I have got till date is my from my college, be it good internship, be it my first campus placement, everything. The kind of opportunities and cooperation that the faculty gives is tremendous. Would like to thank UPES, all my teachers and everyone who’s got me here where I’m right now.

    Harshita Khurana

     

  • Manasvini Badyal

    Course : B.A. LL.B (Hons.), Law

    • Batch : 2007-2012
    • Current Company : Jacobs
    • Designation : Legal Counsel

    Experience :UPES gave me a launch pad to join one of the top corporate house of the country. I would credit a lot of my success to what I learnt at UPES and the kind of practical exposure I got.

    Manasvini Badyal

     

  • Aparna Kadian

    Course : B.A. LL.B (Hons.)

    Experience : It was an amazing journey of five years at UPES, a journey full of adventures and experiences. I completed my five years B.A. LL.B (Hons.) program in 2015 and since the day I stepped out, not even a single day goes without thinking about the golden time spent there. Its geographic location, world-class infrastructure, well-equipped library and well-qualified faculty are some of the things you miss for long after you leave the campus. A balanced approach by means of adequate exposure to outside world by means of Internships and several competitions as well as the amazing classroom experience is what results in the development of balanced personalities. I owe a lot to UPES and the best part is that it is only getting better with time. I wish all the best to the coming batches of UPES.

  • Aditya V.S. Bhaduria

    Course : Integrated B.Tech(APE) + MBA(UAM)

    • Batch : 2007-2013
    • Current Company : Greka Drilling

    Experience : The academics days spend here in UPES were simply awesome.

  • Abhinav Nain

    Course : B. Tech Computer Science Engineering + LLB (Hons)with Specialization in Cyber Laws

     

    Experience :  I visited industries in Hyderabad and worked in my domain during industrial visit in Hyderabad. Additionally, I got opportunity to work in network Security in four different companies. I took a project “routing Algorithm-Secure Reach” which was completed in the period of 3 months in Vth Sem of my course. The project was well appreciated by the whole Centre for Information Technology department. This project encouraged my next project- ‘Key- less encryption algorithm’ on which I am currently working.

    Our faculty at UPES is very talented having a grip in their respective domains. The environment of my University is congenial for academic inspiration & academic convenience. I feel proud to be one of the organizers of “trial Advocacy” & being volunteer in Paras Diwan Memorial Moot Court Competition held in College of Legal Studies in UPES Campus.

  • Aarushi Chandra

    Course : B. Tech Computer Science Engineering + LLB (Hons)with Specialization in Cyber Laws

     

    Experience : Mine is a techno-legal program that enables me to specialize in Cyber Laws. It is a 6 year Integrated course. I like the way the course has been designed keeping in mind that a lawyer who will be dealing with cases of cyber space. The program is futuristic as there is no area which has been left untouched by the influence of computers & laws.

    One of the best things about my college is the campus. It’s Beautiful! The faculty is very friendly and helpful. There are strict rules regarding the conduct. The dress code is mandatory for everybody. It is mandatory to have 75 % attendance in order to appear in exams. This criterion is strictly followed.

    In my first year with University, I got opportunity to be part of the course competition exclusively for the first year students of College of Legal Studies. I also got an opportunity to participate in a workshop concerning ethical hacking at IIT Bombay.

  • Harshvardhan Singh Chauhan

    Course : BA LLB (Hons.) with emphasis on Energy Laws

     

    Experience : Being the student Convener of Moot Court Committee at the College of Legal Studies, I learnt a lot while organizing this event at Campus. I proudly represented my college by presenting a paper in medicinal research under IPR which held in UPES in November 2012.

    My internship with Oasis Legal Advisory in the month of January was a very good learning experience. This is a litigation Firm, situated in Mumbai and is one of the best firms for property disputes and other civil cases. Most of our seniors are placed with renowned firms and many of them are working with sr. advocates in Supreme Court. These firms are even ready to open a separate branch of Energy Law Department.

    Our Faculty is well versed with all the subjects & specialization in Energy Laws. The college library has reading and reference Section. It provides lot of books related to each and every subject of our curriculum. This includes online library access of SCC west law etc. which is all time useful resource for learning.

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