Founded in 1977, Symbiosis Law School (SLS), Pune is affiliated with the University of Pune. Symbiosis Law School stands for global leadership in legal education. Nestled in the city of Pune (popularly described as the Oxford of the East, with the glorious heritage of being the capital of the Peshwas), it has recently been conferred upon the honor of being a core partner in the global network of legal institutes of Erasmus Mundus.
Over the years, SLS Pune gained enhanced degree of autonomy in teaching, learning, and research and has been ranked among the top ten law colleges in the country. The institute was also selected by the Government of India, Ministry of Social Welfare for awarding scholarships to SC and ST students.
SLS, Pune provides best in class campus facilities, including spacious classrooms, well-stocked library, state-of-the-art auditorium, well-equipped computer lab, dining hall, gymnasium, squash court, badminton court, health clinic, cafeteria, campus playground, and swimming pool.
Symbiosis Law School, Pune offers the following academic programmes:
BA LLB and BA LLB – 5 years integrated programme
LLM programme: 5 specializations in the study of law
It offers 15 part time one year diploma programme available as value-addition.
9 certificate programmes which include the Certificate in European Legal Studies and Certificate in Securities Laws, among others.
PhD programmes are conducted under Faculty of Law, Symbiosis International University.
Admission to undergraduate programmes offered by SLS Pune is through Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET) which is a common written test for the admission into undergraduate programmes of Symbiosis International University (SIU). The entrance test is followed by group exercise and personal interview making SLS the first law school to conduct admission through these steps.
BA LLB: Rs. 1,46,000 per annum (including caution deposit of Rs.5000)
BBA LLB: Rs. 1,46,000 per annum (including caution deposit of Rs.5000)
Postgraduate/LLM: Rs. 60,000 per annum for Indian students
Rs. 90,000 per annum or equivalent in USD for international students
Diploma: Rs. 8000 for Indian students
Rs. 12000 for foreign students
SLS has been ranked among the top ten law colleges in the country. The institute was also selected by the Government of India, Ministry of Social Welfare for awarding scholarships to SC and ST students.
Symbiosis International University, Pune campus provides separate hostel facility within the campus for boys and girls. All rooms have been designed to provide adequate moving space and ample air and light. Residential facilities are available for postgraduate students, with individual blocks for male and female students. The rooms provide double/triple occupancy with attached bathroom and basic amenities.