Gone are the times when pursuing a career in law was a legacy affair. Today, law has opened up umpteen avenues and hence students are quite willing to foray into law as a career choice after 12th. These days there are a lot of opportunities in giant corporate houses knocking doors. It has also increased the influx in admission in law courses. Moreover there are colleges that offer integrated courses in law, viz. the benefit of two degrees under one single course. For example BA LLB BCOM LLB BBA LLB. These are 5 year integrated courses that offer undergraduate degrees in Arts, Commerce and Business alongside a degree in Law as well. It also includes an internship program of 20 weeks
Thus multiplying the opportunities as well as scope of work.
To get yourself a seat in a law colleges you need to crack the codes called LSAT and CLAT. After you clear the entrance is when you are eligible for a Law seat as per your scores in a law college. All the government and state based colleges organize these entrance exams.
Selecting a good college with state of the art infrastructure is a preliminary and important task. There are many colleges in India and Karnataka that offer courses in Law. But, do check for the infrastructure of the college, the amenities and facilities, the ranking on a national and state level basis as well as the placement assistance they offer. It’s always a good idea to short list and try and visit the colleges personally to check them out yourself rather than relying on a word of mouth. For people looking to study away from their natives, need to also look at commuting and residence provisions. Also, take into account the needs of the future as in what is your ultimate goal viz if you are going to look for a job after the course or opt for higher education in India or abroad. While deciding or narrowing down upon the college keep these points in mind.
Ultimately, before you choose law as a career make sure that you are really passionate about it and not taking it up under any kind of influence or pressure because you can only excel in your career or a field you choose, only if you are really passionate about it.
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