Rajiv Gandhi School of Intellectual Property Law - IIT Kharagpur - LL.B program 2013

Rajiv Gandhi School of Intellectual Property Law - IIT Kharagpur

Rajiv Gandhi School of Intellectual Property Law is the first of its kind law school to impart legal education with IP specialization within the IIT System bringing synergy among science, technology, management and law. The School offers a Six-Semester, Three-Year Full-Time residential programme leading to the Degree of Bachelor of Law (Hons) in Intellectual Property Law approved by Bar Council of India.

It was set up in 2006 and is the only law school in the country functioning under the IIT system, located within the campus of IIT Kharagpur.

LL.B. (Hons) in Intellectual Property Rights

The curricula of the programme - LL.B. (Hons) in Intellectual Property Rights, has been prepared based on the requirements of the Bar council of India. In addition several specialised courses in law and Intellectual Property Rights are offered.

Eligibility Criteria

First Class Bachelors Degree in Engineering / Technology / Medicine or equivalent.
First Class Masters Degree in Science or Pharmacy or equivalent.
First Class MBA Degree with any of the above

Admission Procedure

Admission will be a two-step process:

Candidates who will be writing the LSAT-India 2013 are exempted from the above-mentioned All India written test. Such candidates will be shortlisted for the GD/PI on the basis of their percentile ranks in the LSAT-India 2013. The candidates must mention their LSAT-India Registration number clearly in the appropriate box in the On-Line Application Form for RGSOIPL, IIT Kharagpur. RGSOIPL, IIT Kharagpur will obtain LSAT-India scores directly from LSAT-India.

Candidates with valid LSAT scores (on the global LSAT exam) are also exempted from the All India written test. Such candidates must provide their Law School Admission Council (LSAC) account number in the appropriate box while completing the On-Line Application Form. RGSOIPL, IIT Kharagpur will obtain LSAT scores directly from the LSAC. The LSAC account number is the letter "L" followed by 8 digits. If you have forgotten your LSAC account number, please contact LSAC directly at 001.215.968.1393 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting 1.215.968.1393 end_of_the_skype_highlighting or Support@LSAC.org

From the list of qualified candidates from the entrance test, the final selection of candidates will be made on the basis of GD/PI at Kharagpur and other centers as may be decided by the Institute from time to time.

Click here for the online Application Forms 2013

The hard copy of the filled in online form must accompany a draft of Rs.1000/- for General / OBC category or Rs.500/- for SC/ST/PH category, as application fees, drawn in favour of "Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur" payable at Kharagpur, West Bengal and should be sent to:

KHARAGPUR - 721302,
by speed post so as to reach on or before 10 March 2013.

Women candidates are exempted from payment of application fees. The cover should be clearly marked as LL.B. 2013 Admissions.

Important Dates

Availability of Application forms online from

1 January 2013

Last date to submit Online application forms

1 March 2013

Last Date of Accepting Hard Copy application

10 March 2013

Date of IIT’s LLB entrance examination 2013

11 May 2013


Rajiv Gandhi School of Intellectual Property Law
Indian Institute of Technology
Kharagpur 721302
Phone: +91 - 3222 - 282237
FAX: +91 - 3222 - 282238

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