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Duration of Program 5 years (10 Semesters)

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Seats 60

The course is a concoction of the study of commerce and law. By completing this integrated course, a student can learn about two different professional fields. The specialised law course, in its five-years duration, equips the students with the knowledge of both commerce and legislative regulations as a comprehensive concept. Choose from 14 specialization (Specialisation based on CGPA of IV / VI semesters)

Co-Delivered Courses by Partner Industries

ACADEMIC FRAMEWORK

The foundation of higher learning at UPES since its inception has been to explore and promote areas of learning that are innovative and future focused. This has led to constant evolution in facilitating creative and collaborative learning engagements for students through realignment of curriculum and exploration of virtual tools, and open-source courseware; thereby creating borderless learning and access to limitless information.

The new curriculum framework at UPES, ABLE (Academic Blueprint for Learning Excellence) is holistic in its overall structure and yet focuses on the individual need of the student to discover, experience, explore and challenge. The learning is segmented into core subject studies, core specialism studies, minors/exploratory subjects, and signature and life skills learning. The latter three are offered by the newly-instituted School for Life.

SFL (School for Life) is an intrinsic part of the composite UPES student experience and facilitates learning and education that is a balance between what students want, and what is needed of them as future global citizens and leaders of tomorrow. With courses designed to equip students with lifelong learning skills, a focus on a wide range of contemporary issues, and a mandatory social and professional internship experience that is unique, UPES believes in igniting to inspire the best version within an individual to better the world.

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Labour Law

The specialisation educates students in regulating and resolving disputes relating to both individual labour laws i.e. the employees’ rights at work and the employment standards as well as the tripartite labour laws i.e. the relationship between the employer, employee, and the union. UPES provides students with an opportunity to complete two seminar papers and a dissertation exclusively in labour laws under the mentorship of the faculty and an industry-based professional.

Energy Law

This specialised undergraduate program deals with the business, policy governance, regulatory, and legal aspects of various non-renewable/fossil fuels and renewable energy sources. The course covers the business cycle operations, regulatory policies, governance mechanism and all-round legal perspectives in the entire energy basket market including commercial, taxation, and environmental governance aspects.

Criminal Law

This is a 5-year integrated law degree program – the first two years of the program focus primarily on arts and the last three on law subjects. The program prepares students for both national as well as international criminal justice systems. It has both classroom teaching as well as practical components like moot courts, law internships, workshops, guest lectures, national and international academic events, legal debates, and interaction with legal luminaries.

Constitution Law

This is a five-year program that offers domain-specific subjects ranging from Making of the Indian Constitution, Jurisprudential Approach to Constitution to Comparative Federalism, and Legislative Relations. Drawing heavily from the rulings made in the Supreme Court, it is designed to preserve the relationships between state and federal governments and protect the rights of the individual. Furthermore, it enables the students to become better citizens by sensitising them about concepts that are the basis of a civilised society.

Corporate Law

This integrated course trains students in two different fields – commerce and legislative regulations – as a comprehensive concept for five years duration. The program provides students with a vast knowledge of business, commerce and law subjects that are crucial in the professional world such as Business Statistics, Business Communication, Auditing, Economics, as well as Law of Contract, Law of Taxation, Media Law, Competition Law, Corporate Law, International Trade Law, Corporate Finance, Investment Law, Corporate Restructuring, and the likes.

Banking, Insurance and Finance

This course is designed to train students in the intricacies of law as well as financial markets, making them proficient in all basic law subjects such as constitutional law, criminal law, and international law. In addition to these, it has an in-depth focus on laws related to banking, finance and insurance, the pillars of modern economies, and regulatory bodies related to these fields such as Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI), Reserve Bank of India (RBI), Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (IRDAI), Competition Commission of India (CCI), and Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority (PFRDA).

International Trade and Investment Law

This is a 5-year full-time course, which explores the role of international economic law in the contemporary global economy. It provides an overview of the legal foundations of the global economy and the regulatory frameworks governing international trade and investment relations.

The emphasis of the course is upon how international trade economics interacts with domestic investment law and cross-border investment law keeping in view MNC’s as well as other state and non-state actors.

Taxation Law

This five-year undergraduate program is customized to give students comprehensive exposure to law, commerce, and tax. The course is delivered by a blend of full-time faculties, industry fellows, and workshops by taxation experts. The university also facilitates internships in consultancies and law firms, which not only expose students to industry experience and practical aspects of law but also expedites early placements.

Media and Entertainment Law

The program provides students with a vast knowledge of laws around media and entertainment and business, which is crucial in the professional world. The course comprises of 10 semesters with a pedagogy using innovative classroom teaching techniques, workshops, and case studies. Lectures are conducted by full-time faculty and eminent industry fellows. The college facilitates internships with firms that not only help in the practical application where students can better understand their interests, it also expedites early placements.

Legal and Secretarial Practice

The course trains students to assist clients in setting up and managing their businesses across India. The program is a blend of legal functioning of the corporate entities with compliances required by them. Students will be able to provide end-to-end advisory service regarding the most suitable form of organization, based on the client’s specific needs and objectives. This may include incorporation and setting up of all types of Companies, creating a business setup in India through a branch or liaison office, obtaining statutory approvals and licenses for starting a business from local, municipal, state, and central government authorities.

Food Safety and Environment Law

This course has been designed to examine the interactions between food production and consumption, health, and environment through environmental and food justice lenses. Building on concepts developed in food systems, it explores topics such as public health disparities and their structural causes, environmental toxins in the food system and their impact on workers and consumers, as well as policies that have or could affect these outcomes, in both historical and contemporary contexts.

Apart from conceptual discussion and debates, the program also includes field trips and/or guest lectures to give practical experience to the learners.

Forensic Science and Law

Forensic science is a highly advanced research method used in criminal and civil investigations to address critical questions. An integral part of the criminal justice system, it includes techniques such as the analysis of fingerprints, DNA analysis, and ballistics and explosives.

This course has been designed keeping in mind the close interrelation between law and forensic science to make students well-versed with the fundamental and advanced concepts of forensic science and its application in legal jurisprudence.

Medicine, Health, and Law

Medical law is the branch of law, which concerns the prerogatives and responsibilities of medical professionals and the rights of the patient. It is not the same as medical jurisprudence, which is a branch of medicine, rather than a branch of law.

This course has been designed to include all fundamental and advanced concepts of health and medical law at the national and global level to make learners well-versed with the developments in medical field, health sector, and their legal aspects.

Digital Innovation and Law

The course is a combination of the study of commerce and law. By completing this integrated program, a student becomes well-versed in two different professional fields as a comprehensive concept with a focus on the impacts of digitisation in the legal industry. Students learn about different digital technologies and solutions, and their effects in the field of law.

Labour Law

  • Legal Advisor
  • Legal Assistant
  • Legal Manager
  • Documentation and Legal Writer
  • Pursue Masters
  • Doctoral Programs

Energy Law

  • Legal Advisor
  • Legal Assistant
  • Legal Manager
  • Documentation and Legal Writer
  • Pursue Masters
  • Doctoral Programs

Criminal Law

  • Legal Advisor
  • Legal Assistant
  • Bureaucrat
  • Legal Action Activist
  • Legal Manager
  • Documentation and Legal Writer
  • Pursue Masters
  • Doctoral Programs

Constitution Law

  • Advocate/Lawyer
  • Law Writer
  • Legal Assistant
  • Assistant Magistrate
  • Legal Office Manager
  • Law Compliance Officer
  • Legal Associate
  • Assistant Registrar
  • Professor

Corporate Law

  • Business Consultant
  • Management Accountant
  • Advocate/Lawyer
  • Attorney General
  • Law Reporter
  • Deputy Legal Advisor
  • Assistant Advisor

Banking, Insurance and Finance

  • Bank Consultant
  • Financial Analyst
  • Advocate/Lawyer
  • Attorney General
  • Law Reporter
  • Deputy Legal Advisor
  • Assistant Advisor

International Trade and Investment Law

  • Legal Consultant              
  • Academician
  • Advisor, Dispute Settlement
  • Researcher
  • Lawyer

Taxation Law

  • Legal Consultant
  • Tax Counsel   
  • Academician
  • Advisor, Dispute Settlement
  • Researcher
  • Tax Consultant

Media and Entertainment Law

  • Intellectual Property Lawyer
  • Litigation Lawyer
  • Legal Advisor
  • Entertainment Lawyer  
  • Document Drafting Lawyer
  • Independent Lawyer
  • Digital Forensics               
  • Corporate Lawyer

Legal Compliance and Secretarial Practice

  • Academician
  • Advisor, Dispute Settlement
  • Researcher
  • Lawyer
  • Assistant Manager
  • Associate Advocate
  • Legal Counsel/Officer

Food, Health and Environment

  • Advocate/Lawyer
  • Attorney General
  • Law Reporter
  • Legal Advisor
  • Law Officer
  • Teacher/Lecturer

Forensic Science and Law

  • Advocate/Lawyer
  • Attorney General
  • Law Reporter
  • Legal Advisor
  • Law Officer
  • Teacher/Lecturer

Medicine, Health, and Law

  • Advocate/Lawyer
  • Attorney General
  • Law Reporter
  • Legal Advisor
  • Assistant Advisor
  • Law Officer
  • Public Prosecutor

Digital Innovation and Law

  • Legal Assistant
  • Digital Innovation Officer
  • Consultant
  • Associate Officer
  • External Consultant
  • Lecturer or Professor
  • Associate Project Advisor
Minimum 50% Marks at Higher and Senior Secondary level (X and XII)



Examination Pathway:

UPES Law Aptitude Test (UL-SAT) 

 

Name of Test Mode of Test Date of Test Duration Last Date to Apply
UL-SAT Online 17-18 July 2021 2.5 hrs 14 July 2021

 

Non-Examination Pathway:

On the basis of CLAT/LSAT Indian Board Marks.

SEMESTER I

 

Subject Code Subject Credits
CLCC 1002 Law of Contract I 4
CLCC 1006 Law of Tort and Consumer Protection Laws 4
FINC 1012 Financial Accounting 3
FINC 1019 Financial Markets & Investments 3
FINC 1020 Banking Services and Operations 3
SLLS 0102 Learning how to learn 2
SLLS 0101 Living Conversation 2
TOTAL   21

 

  

SEMESTER II

 

Subject Code Subject Credits
CLCC 1004 Law of Contract II 4
CLCC 1001 Legal Methods and Legal Reasoning 3
CLNL 2016 Financial Management 3
CLNL 1042 Investment in Stock Markets 3
CLNL 1043 Innovation & Marketing in Banking 3
SLLS 0103 Leadership and Teamwork 2
SLSG 0101 Critical Thinking and Writing 3
TOTAL   21

 

  

SEMESTER III

 

Subject Code Subject Credits
CLCC 2001 Constitutional Law I 4
CLCC 2002 Law of Crimes I : Indian Penal Code 4
CLCC 2010 Family Law I 4
FINC 2067 Corporate Accounting 3
FINC 2068 Insurance and Risk Management 3
FINC 2069 Foreign Exchange Management 3
SLLS 2001 Social Internship 0
SLLS 0201 Design Thinking 2
SLSG 0201 Ethical Leadership in the 21st Century 3
     
     
TOTAL   26

 

  

SEMESTER IV

 

Subject Code Subject Credits
CLCC 2005 Constitutional Law II 4
CLCC 2012 Law of Crimes II : CrPC 4
CLCC 2013 Family Law II 4
CLCC 2008 Law of Evidence 4
SLLS 0202 Working With Data 2
SLSG 0202 Environment and Sustainability - Himalaya Fellowship 3
  Program Elective I 3
ECON 2024 Business Economics I  
DSIT 2013 Business Computing  
LSCM 2018 Project Management  
HRES 2001 Organisational Behavior  
TOTAL   24

 

  

SEMESTER V

 

Subject Code Subject Credits
CLCC 3008 Labour Law I 3
CLCC 3001 Company Law I 4
CLCC 3035 Code of Civil Procedure & Limitation Act 4
CLCC 3036 Environmental Studies & Law 4
SLSG 0301 Start your Start-up 3
SLLS 0301 Persuasive Presence 2
SIIB 3107 Govt. Internship 0
  Program Elective II 3
ECON 3024 Business Economics II  
LSCM 3013 Operations and Material Manaagement  
INTB 3001 International Business  
MKTG 3015 Consumer Behavior and Market Research  
     
     
TOTAL   23

 

  

SEMESTER VI

 

Subject Code Subject Credits
CLCC 3037 Labour Law II 3
CLCC 3003 Administrative Law 4
CLCC 3006 Company Law II 4
FINC 3048 Cost Accounting  3
  Foreign Language 2
  Choose Anyone (HONS 1) 4
CLTX 3003 Taxation Law and Policy (Hons 1) Taxation Law
CLME 3002 Media And Entertainment Law I (Hons 1) Media and Entertainment Law
CLLS 3002 Setting up of Business Entities (Hons 1) Legal and Secretarial Practice
  Choose Anyone 3
SLSG 0302 Solving Complex Problems  
SLSG 0303 Technologies of the Future  
SLSG 0304 Future Casting  
SLSG 0305 Managing Relationships and Being Happy  
TOTAL   23

 

  

SEMESTER VII

 

Subject Code Subject Credits
CLCC 4001 Taxation Law 4
CLCC 4022 Transfer of Property and Easement Law 4
CLCC 4023 Jurisprudence 3
CLCC 4024 Interpretation of Statutes 4
  Choose Anyone (HONS 2) 4
CLTX 4009 Income Tax and Tax Planning (Hons 2) Taxation Law
CLME 4005 Media and Entertainment Law II (Hons 2) Media and Entertainment Law
CLLS 4001 Securities Laws and Capital Markets (Hons 2) Legal and Secretarial Practice
  Choose Anyone (HONS 3) 4
CLTX 4010 Goods and Services Tax (Hons 3) Taxation Law
CLME 4006 Advertising & Entertainement Industry Law (Hons 3) Media and Entertainment Law
CLLS 4005 Corporate Restructuring (Hons 3) Legal and Secretarial Practice
  Signature Course 3
SLSG 0401 India and Its Place in the Contemporary World  
SLSG 0402 Theory of Everything  
SLSG 0403 Digital Transformation  
SLSG 0404 Finding your Purpose in Life  
SLSG 0405 Contemporary World  
TOTAL   26

 

  

SEMESTER VIII

 

Subject Code Subject Credits
CLCC 4025 Public International Law 4
CLCC 4009 Drafting, Pleading and Conveyance 4
CLCC 4007 Intellectual Property Law 4
CLCC 4026 Mediation (with Conciliation) 3
  Choose Anyone (Hons 4) 4
CLTX 4011 Customs and Latest Developments (Hons 4) Taxation Law
CLME 4007 Cinematography Law (Hons 4) Media and Entertainment Law
CLLS 4006 Corporate Governance (Hons 4) Legal and Secretarial Practice
  Choose Anyone (Hons 5) 4
CLTX 4008 Corporate Tax and Planning (Hons 5) Taxation Law
CLME 4008 Media and Entertainment Disputes (Hons 5) Media and Entertainment Law
CLLS 4007 Insolvency and Bankruptcy Law (Hons 5) Legal and Secretarial Practice
     
TOTAL   23

 

 

SEMESTER IX

 

Subject Code Subject Credits
CLCC 5007 Alternate Dispute Resolution 4
  Program Elective III 4
CLCC 5008 Health Laws  
CLCC 5009 Insurance Law  
CLCC 5010 Aviation, Air and Space Law  
CLCC 5011 Law relating to Human Rights  
CLCC 5012 Laws of Land Acquistion & Land Reforms  
CLCC 5013 Law relating to Women & Children  
  Program Elective IV 4
CLCC 5014 Private International Law  
CLCC 5015 Competition Law  
CLCC 5002 Banking and Negotiable Instruments Law  
CLCC 5016 International Economic Law  
CLCC 5017 Wildlife Protection & Animal Rights  
CLCC 5018 Humanitarian & Refugee Law  
  Choose Anyone (HONS 6) 4
CLTX 5004 International Taxation (Hons 6) Taxation Law
CLME 5004 Intellectual Property Rights in Entertainment Industry (Hons 6) Media and Entertainment Law
CLLS 5004 Corporate Tax and Planning (Hons 6) Legal and Secretarial Practice
  Hons 7 (Seminar / PBL) 4
  Seminar I (or PBL-Part I) (Hons 7) Taxation Law
  Seminar I (or PBL-Part I) (Hons 7) Media and Entertainment Law
  Seminar I (or PBL-Part I) (Hons 7) Legal and Secretarial Practice
TOTAL   20

 

 

SEMESTER X

 

Subject Code Subject Credits
CLCC 5006 Professional Ethics and Professional Accounting System 4
CLPJ 5104 Moot Court Exercise and Internship 4
CLCC 5019 Information Technology Law 4
  Hons 8 (Seminar / PBL) 4
  Seminar II (or PBL - Part II) (Hons 8) Taxation Law
  Seminar II (or PBL - Part II) (Hons 8) Media and Entertainment Law
  Seminar II (or PBL - Part II) (Hons 8) Legal and Secretarial Practice
     
TOTAL   16

 

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