ABOUT THE SCHOOL:
The Rajiv Gandhi School of Intellectual Property Law, IIT Kharagpur, established in 2006, has the unique feature of imparting conventional legal education along with contemporary law courses that cater to the needs of the global economy, including IPRs and fields related thereto.
The School is engaged in, and striving for, a world-class excellence in legal education in India.
Its enviable infra-structure and academic ambience bonded with friendly atmosphere foster the students’ desire to excel.
The School and its faculty seek to cultivate and nurture the spirit of excellence among the students. RGSOIPL equips the students to unravel intricacies of different laws and legal issues and to appreciate or critique them in the given ‘setting’ with apt logical reasoning.
The weekly discussions, seminars and debates in the classroom provide them a unique forum to sharpen their skills and logic.
HIGHLIGHTS OF THE PROGRAM:
a. An innovative program for law students willing to join academia, Bar, Bench, Firm or Industry.
b. Specialisations in broad range of subjects including corporate laws, competition law, intellectual property, constitutional law, taxation, criminal law & justice and international laws.
c. Exposure to lectures, interactive sessions with acclaimed legal luminaries and industry Doyens from India and abroad.
d. State of the art infrastructure with rich library resources including globally accessed e-resources like West law, Manupatra, JSTOR, Springer, WIPS, SCC Online, Oxford, Hein Online, Cambridge and many others.
e. Right blend of classroom lectures, tutorials, weekly discussions, colloquia, interactions with invited experts, clinical exercises including teaching-learning assistance programs
Applicants are required to apply online. Application fee is Rs. 1500/- for General/OBC and Rs. 750/- for SC/ST candidates.
Women candidates are exempted from the payment of application fees.
INSTRUCTIONS TO FILL-IN ONLINE APPLICATION FORM:
STEP-I : Fill in the ONLINE application form
Register with Your Email Id and Login. FILL in the appropriate data. Please note that you have to upload your testimonials wherever it is required to validate your information along with your digital photograph and signature.
STEP-II : Make PAYMENT and SUBMIT Application
Payment of application fee has to be made through online payment gateway only.
STEP-III : Take PRINT
After final submission of your online application, you will be able to generate your online application print with your specific details/data. This application print may be retained with you for future requirement.
Please note that you NEED NOT SEND the application by post.
Your application will be considered on the basis of your final online submission.
You can check submission, shortlisting, selection and other application related status from Application Status menu. You should use your login id and password for the same.
The candidates shortlisted for test & interview will be informed through email only. Their names will also be notified on the webpage. Candidates can also see their status through login and download their interview letter, if shortlisted.
If you have any questions, you can send an email to [email protected]
Availability of Application forms online April 7th 2015
Last date to submit Online application forms May 11th, 2015
Date of entrance examination May 23rd, 2015
GD/PI May 24th, 2015
ENTRANCE EXAMINATION CENTRE:
IIT KHARAGPUR KOLKATA CAMPUS
HC Block, Sector – III
Salt Lake City
Kolkata – 700106
Phone – 033-23379793
QUESTION PAPER PATTERN:
Legal Aptitude 160 marks (Objective Type)
Essay – 40 marks
FOR DETAILS CONTACT:
Rajiv Gandhi School of Intellectual Property Law
Indian Institute of Technology
Phone: +91 – 3222 – 282237
FAX: +91 – 3222 – 282238