Career In Law – A Way To A Glorious Future

31 July 2020 11:16 AM GMT
Career In Law – A Way To A Glorious Future
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Getting admission in a good Law School is a milestone for many young aspirants and that's why students are up like brave soldiers leaving no stone unturned to get admission into numerous undergraduate and post-graduate courses offered by that A-list Law Schools of their choice. If you're battling against the unbelievable high cut-offs in the hope of bagging a seat in the course of your choice, undoubtedly Law is the course you can try your hands on.

Open to the students of all streams, law is a suitable option for anybody who is willing to understand the legal systems of the nation and ready to take up the challenges at the work front. Now students have so many choices to consider when taking admission in Law courses and get a specialization in. Civil, criminal, corporate, taxation, labor and election law, space, cyber, intellectual property, and international laws are some good options.

Why is Law an exciting and challenging profession?

Of late, Law has gained soaring popularity as a promising career option. To start early, many students having a passion for exploring the 'legal profession' are opting for the five-year BA LLB (Hons.) and BBA LLB (Hons.) (integrated) Programme. With the emergence of so many new job opportunities in PSU's, law firms, Judiciary and Legal process outsourcing (LPO) companies, the interest of students seems inclined towards "Law Programmes" as one of the rewarding careers in respect of both – exciting job openings and monetary benefits.

Above all, legal education is trying to be more responsive with a wide range of subjects allowing the students to get specialization into the subject of their choice. There are many top law schools in India that are actively giving importance to a flexible collaborative approach in legal education for deeper learning. Now, the law schools are not only focusing on providing technical and factual legal education to the students, but they are also in favor of integrating practical skills throughout the law programmes. With this, the students will definitely get more opportunities to meet their educational needs and expectations with better academic credentials.

The scope is very good.

The law schools are getting more inclined towards new pedagogy for different undergraduate and postgraduate law programmes with an aim to provide students the capability to apply their legal knowledge and practical problem-solving skills to real-world scenarios. Secondly, new teaching methodologies in legal education work as a contributory element in developing better skills and attributes, which are relevant in any jurisdiction in the legal profession. Also, applying the skills in a right way enhance a graduate's employability.

Within the legal profession, this kind of reflective learning techniques coupled with practical and problem-based learning enables the students to develop work-ready skills, which are valued by employers. What makes law an exciting career option is the fact that the course curriculum is constantly evolving and providing the students immense opportunities of learning that are must-have for students who are interested in taking up law as their profession. Students pursuing a degree in Law are provided with regular training in web-related processes, technical aspects of computers, communication devices, and the internet space. Besides the theoretical knowledge, law colleges are giving practical experience of court via Moot Courts to the students.

A firm grip on law

Like any other academic programme, there is a huge demand for law graduates. Besides government organizations, a number of law firms and other corporate organizations are ready to hire law graduates with strong communication and analytical skills. Interestingly, there are several countries like the USA that outsource a vast range of legal services like litigation research, drafting contracts, patent services, etc. from countries like India. Also, law graduates are hired by top law firms across the globe not only to take up litigation but aid clients with mergers, acquisitions, due diligence audits and a range of related work.

In India, public sector undertaking and banks are recruiting bright law graduates as law officers for different job responsibilities such as drafting, negotiating and vetting contracts. Also, there are many interesting opportunities awaiting for law graduates in areas like Legal Journalism and with NGOs, international organizations, Centre for policy-making and legal research firms.

Why Students are choosing Sharda University School of Law as the Best School for Law Education?

A degree from the School of Law at Sharda University means hands-on interactive learning experience in a truly supportive environment with renowned faculty. Recognising the utmost importance of legal education and demand for the programmes in Law, Sharda University designs, develops and offers a myriad graduate, post graduate, integrated, diploma, short-term and doctoral courses through innovative (multi-media) high-quality classroom teaching and a multi-disciplinary approach with a key focus on delivering best experiential learning on different aspects of law education.

Indeed, the School of Law nurtures the students in a multicultural environment where professional excellence and human virtues of aspirants can be cultivated successfully to attain professional greatness with

- broad based foundations in the judicial system

- in depth knowledge in fields like human rights, intellectual property rights, corporate, energy and cyber law

- versatile personality with the sense of righteousness towards the society

Give wings to your dream of becoming a successful law professional with the most prestigious School of Law at Sharda University which has been awarded as the "Best Law School in Northern India" by the honorable National Institute of Educational & Research (NIER) India. At SOL, there are multiple Intra and Inter- school academic competitions such as moot-court competitions, debate competitions, extempore competitions, legal role play competitions, research paper presentations, Legal Quizzes have been organised on a regular basis to shape the compassionate individual under the professional robe.

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