National Law School of India University
The National Law School of India University (NLSIU) is a public law school and a National Law University located in Bangalore, Karnataka. It was the first National Law University to be established in India as well as one of the first in the country to offer the five-year integrated undergraduate law degree, post graduate law degree and doctorate law degree.
Motto in English
|Those who protect the Law are protected by the Law|
|Type||National Law University|
|Founder||N. R. Madhava Menon|
|Affiliation||Bar Council of India|
|Chancellor||Chief Justice of India|
|Vice-Chancellor||Dr. Sudhir Krishnaswamy|
The National Law School of India University was established by a statute passed by the Legislative Assembly of the State of Karnataka. The statute states that Chief Justice of India serves as the school's chancellor. The day-to-day management and administration of the university is undertaken by the Vice-Chancellor. Prof. Sudhir Krishnaswamy is the current Vice-Chancellor of the university. The school is known for its highly competitive admissions. It has an intake of around 120 students in its undergraduate law programme, 40 in Masters of Law and 50 in its Master of Public Policy programme.