Law School Review: Law College Dehradun, Uttranchal University

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Shreyans Ritolia

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Law College Dehradun, Uttranchal University

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Faculty and Academics

The college faculty is a good one with well educated professors and lecturers.

The faculty are understanding and masters in their subjects.

Classes begin at 9:30 am and ends at 3:30 with 5 lectures per day (1 hour each).

The course is vast and the method teachers apply to teach is great.

Student Culture and Activities

We have intra moots and intra debates in our college.

We have had one national moot in our college and our looking forward for more.

We have had a cultural event last year , a kind of fest.

Life after college is not so great here , because of lack of many soceities

We have DEBSOC , a debating society which is working nicely, a moot court society which frequently organises Intra Moot Court Competition and A Youth Parliament which have organised an MUN and A national Parliamentry Debate.

We have a Legal Aid Society which organises a Blood Donation camp every year on 26th November and invites Honourable Chief Minister Of Uttrakhand and Senior Advocates and Judges from High Court at Nainital.


Law College Dehradun is situated in outskirts of the city but it is well connected with the main city.

Railway station is at least 30 in away.

Some good malls like pacific mall and the shopping area like clock tower and Paltan Bazar can be easily reached as transport is easily available from the college.

On Sundays one can visit Mussoorie, Rishikesh, Haridwar and students also go to Shimla and Manali as transport are easily available for all these places.


Official lists and figures as provided by the University are HERE.

Administration and Fees

For the 1st Semester Rs. 64,200/- and for the 2nd semester Rs. 59,900/- plus Hostel fees for 3 tier room is Rs. 76,000/- p.a .

The The curfew timings are 10 PM for entering the University and 10 PM for entering the hostel.

The library is open till midnight though, so a student can exit the hostel after signing on a register.

The administration is very good and cooperative but sometimes works very arbitrarily.

The registrar Mr. Naresh Shemwal is a very kind man and help support students and encourage them morally.

Good things

The best thing about Law College Dehradun is the location.

The professors are very good and are very helpful and encourage the students to take part in every extracurricular activities.

Bad things

The worst thing is the attendance criteria one has to complete 75% attendence and the Dean of our college is very strict in this regard .

Other things

Law College Dehradun is a traditional college.

If we talk about the crowd its a mixture as in every college we get an opportunity to have a Bharat Darshan and it is so with Law College Dehradun.

Dehradun is a beautiful city which provodes a very good atmosphere to the students to mould their carrer.

Law College is very reputed institute in the state and the best lawyers of the city are the alumni of this college.

Something which Law College lacks in, is the atmosphere which a student will get in National Law University.

Tell us about the infrastructure of your college

The infrastructure of our college is really good and it is a well known fact that it is one of the best infrastructure among all the colleges in Dehradun.


We have boys hostel and girls hostel with both single room and double. The rooms are big and comfortable. The environment of the hostel is homely with warden being the head of the family.

Class rooms:

We have normal class rooms in our college , with fans and green board.

They are big enough to accommodate 50 students.


We have a college library and a centre library too. The college library consist of all the law books with different journals of different cases.

The centre library is a huge one. It consist of all the books including novels to enhance students knowledge.


We have one canteen which is a normal one and one Nescafe.

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