Law College in India
Indian Institute of Legal Studies established in the year 2010 has evolved into a unique system of imparting legal education not only in North Bengal region but also an emerging education and research centre in the SAARC region with the establishment of the Centre for SAARC on Environment Study and Research. Acknowledged as one of the best law colleges in India, IILS is nestled in the cradle of the quaint Himalayas and picturesque surroundings assimilating nature and education, a combination which is rarity in itself. IILS has an intensive educational excellence and classroom deliberations by faculties having educational qualifications from the best National and International Universities. In order to mould the budding professionals of tomorrow the institution provides hi-tech classrooms with power point and audio visual- based orientations. Classrooms are delineated providing spacious sitting capacity to students keeping mind their comfort, accommodating 60 students in each class as per the Bar Council guidelines. The state of art infrastructure of the institution is well complimented with modern amenities and technology. IILS has been designed by the best architect in India.
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Date : 17/05/2018
World Family Day or International Day of Families is celebrated to showcase the significance of families on 15 th May every year. United Nations proclaimed 15 th May as the International Family Day in 1994. It is an opportunity for people and families to promote awareness of issues relating to families and to increase the knowledge of social, economic, and demographic processes that affect the families. The World Family Day is bringing out the significance of families as fundamental units of humanity and gives a chance for government, organizations, and individuals to encourage knowledge of the problems, strengths, and needs of fam...
Date : 15/05/2018
On 23 rd April 2018 at Indian Institute of Legal Studies organized the Intra-Moot Competition on Constitutional Issues regarding Crime by Juveniles and was successfully completed. Both the Parties presented their arguments. The presiding Judge “Mr. Souradeep Rakshit “ kept his decision pending and allowed the case to be listed on the next hearing .Date : 23/04/2018
On 24 th April 2018 an Intra –Extempore Competition was organized by the Indian Institute of Legal Studies. There were several students who participated and delivered their speech on the topics, Organ Trafficking, Ragging and Drug Abuse. All the speakers have expressed their views and also established the fact that these issues are serious evils or a matter of great concern for the society. Therefore, during the conclusion of their speech these young minds have also given certain recommendations which if implemented would help in eradicating the problems to a certain extent.Date : 24/04/2018
On 24th April 2018, a debate competition was organized by the Indian Institute of Legal Studies for the students on the topic "Rape - A shame for India!" Now a days these cases are on a rise. On this current burning topic, the young and bold minded students raised their voices against the problems of society as well as the problems of the accused persons. After an hour of debate session no conclusion were figured out and ended up with a draw but the judges concluded at the end that today it’s really a shame for all of us. Several Acts has been passed by the government of India to protect the rights, morals and dignity of the women.Date : 24/04/2018
On 24 th April 2018 Indian Institute of Legal Studies organized the Youth Mock Parliament on the sensational topic “Euthanasia”. There are many controversies related to Euthanasia, but this time its our turn to state our position on Euthanasia and fight for what we believed. The Young Parliamentarians raised their voices for both in and against. The speaker of the house Mr. Souradeep Rakshit appreciated both the parties and after listening to all controversies he said “It is a problem which a Parliament of India is facing . And it is not an easy task to decide whether this Law can be enacted or not and it’s better to go with the need of time.” “And Euthanasia is a need of Time”.Date : 24/04/2018
Ambedkar Jayanti is celebrated on the occasion of birth anniversary of Dr. Bhim Rao Ambedkar on 14th of April every year. This very day is declared to be World Knowledge Day by UN, as a tribute to the man who fought tirelessly to eradicate the caste system and gain equal rights for the citizens of India. In honour of such an eminent personality like him, the Indian Institute of Legal Studies sort to conduct a knowledge imparting debate competition. The topic was selected with the purview of the recent societal conditions, "INTIMIDATION, HARRASMENT AND VIOLENCE HAVE NO PLACE IN DEMOCRACY". The program commenced by paying tribute and homage to Dr. B.R. Ambedkar followed by a mind storming debate session of 2 hours, that made a hype among all the participants as well as the spectators. Jointly the 1st Intra-College Debate Competition 2018 was a great success. The winner received a cash prize of Rs. 5,000/- and the Runners Up Rs. 3,000/-.Date : 16/04/2018
A special lecture will be delivered by Mrs. Chameli Mazumder, Judge, Central Administrative Tribunal, Bombay on the subjects Administrative Law and Constitutional Law in the lecture hall of the college on 30/11/2017 from 10:00 am - 4:30 pm, on 1/12/2017 from 12:00 pm - 4:30 pm and on 2/12/2017 from 10:00 am - 3:30 pm. It is mandatory for the students of 5 year B.A./ BBA/B.Com.LL.B Semester V and 3 year LL.B Semester I and V to attend the lecture.Date : 28/11/2017
On 29th November 2017 from 1:30 pm onward, there shall be a special lecture on 'Criminal Jurisprudence' by Shri. Joyjit Choudhury, Hon'ble Chairman, IILS for 5 year B.A./B.COM/BBA.LLB 5th Semester students.Date : 28/11/2017
With immense pleasure Indian Institute of Legal Studies takes this opportunity to show our gratitude towards the invariable guidance and support that Hon’ble Dr. Justice Manjula Chellur, Chief Justice, Bombay High Court has bestowed towards this institution. Just as a small gesture for her far reaching act of kindness and constant guidance, Indian Institute of Legal Studies is organizing a ceremony on 27th November 2017 at IILS Campus, by conferring on her the title of ‘Professor Emeritus in Law’ and we feel proud to state that the post of ‘Professor Emeritus in Law’ is the highest and senior most academic position in higher education sector both in India and abroad.Date : 14/11/2017
Indian Institute of Legal Studies has always aimed to impart legal education with excellence and promote fair reliable jurisprudence system within India and across the borders. Keeping in view the geographical location of Siliguri which is nonpareil with other Indian territories as this region connects the eight North Eastern Indian states with the rest of India having international boundaries with four major South Asian economies namely Bangladesh, Bhutan, Nepal and Tibetan Autonomous Region(TAR) of China. Further with the boon of geographical location also follows certain menaces and one major menace is of women trafficking, keeping this in view on 27th November 2017 from 11:00 AM onwards, there shall be an awareness programme organized by the Indian Institute of Legal Studies in collaboration with the SSB on ‘Women Trafficking’ at Panitanki. Hon’ble Dr. Justice Manjula Chellur, Chief Justice, Bombay High Court will grace the occasion as the Chief Guest, DG, SSB has assented to grace the occasion as the President of the Session, Mr. H.E. Eaknarayan Aryal, Hon’ble Consul General, Consulate General of Nepal will grace the occasion as Special Guest of Honour, IG, SSB will grace the occasion as the Guest of Honour and Shri. Joyjit Choudhury, Hon’ble Chairman, IILS will also grace the occasion, creating awareness with their vast knowledge and expertise on the subject to the local people of Panitanki.Date : 13/11/2017
With immense pleasure we bring to your notice that in commemoration of 26th November being the “National Law Day”, the Indian Institute of Legal Studies’ Debate Society is organizing its 2nd Youth Parliament Competition on 25th and 26th November 2017, in the college campus, to facilitate the aspiring students to exchange their views on the burning issues of ‘Right to Privacy’ and ‘Triple Talaq’ on one platform and sharpen their knowledge on the related laws and procedures, thereby attaining an appropriate understanding on the matters.Date : 13/11/2017
The Indian Institute of Legal Studies in collaboration with the Siliguri Metropolitan Police is observing the Traffic Awareness Week. A two - days Traffic Awareness Programme shall be conducted at various schools in and around Siliguri by the teachers as well as students of IILS using PPT tools to make the young minds aware of the issue. On 22nd September, 2017 from 2:00 pm onwards, the students of IILS along with student’s representatives of various schools will gather at Air View More, Siliguri and Darjeeling More, Siliguri to create awareness among the common people pertaining to the traffic rules and regulations.Date : 20/09/2017
On 7th September 2017 at 10:30 A.M. a team of 2 members from the U.S. Consulate, Kolkata will visit the institute and address the students and faculties with their valuable insight. The team will comprise of Ms. Julie Espinosa, Vice Consul, Ms. Chandni Wadhwani, Education USA Adviser, USIEF and Mr. Anup Mukhia.Date : 02/09/2017
IILS takes the privilege of organizing the felicitation ceremony 2017, to be held on the auspicious occasion of Teacher's day on September 5, 2017 at the auditorium of the Indian Institute of Legal Studies. The Principals of educational institutes will be felicitated with various title based awards for their outstanding contributions in the field of education and its dissemination to a pretty large number of students each year through their esteemed Institution and under their active leadership. The programme will commence from 3 pm till 5 pm and will be accompanied by high tea towards the end.Date : 02/09/2017
On 1st September 2017, fresher’s welcome party was organized by the senior students of IILS to welcome the new members of the IILS family. The programme was conducted in a very befitting manner with various fun games, performances and introductory session of students of 5 year Semester I and 3 year Semester I. Post lunch the award ceremony was conducted and the programme came to an end with non stop Dj where the students danced their feet off till late evening.Date : 01/09/2017
With the 71st Independence Day just a few days away on our calendar ,the day when the entire nation comes forward to celebrate the freedom that we have achieved from the British Rule and to commemorate the sacrifices our great leaders. The day when the whole nation stands united to enjoy and sing with pride our national anthem. With the entire India preparing for the day, the very talented and enthusiastic students of IILS are busy rehearsing for the Independence Day celebration. They have put up a list of interesting programmes for the day which includes a short skit, dance, song and a very wonderful band performance with beat boxing.Date : 03/08/2017
On 19th November 2016, students of LLB 3 years Vth Semester will have field visit on the subject `Insurance Laws', with effect from 10:30 a.m. at New India Insurance Co. Ltd, Malhotra Tower, Siliguri. Then 2:00 p.m. onwards at Life Insurance Corporation, Branch I, Siliguri, they will be briefed by respective managers and their team of officers who not only educate the students on the contemporary Insurance Laws but also explain the subject with examples vividly - thereby imposing a very very satisfying awe on each of the students.Date : 17/11/2016
On 13th November 2016, a few students from IILS accompanied by the Vice Principal attended the event ‘EK MULAKAT’ with Mr. Om Puri, a bollywood celebrity, organized by Radio Misti in collaboration with BBC Hindi in Siliguri. The students had prepared themselves in a highly appreciable manner.Date : 16/11/2016
On 12th November 2016, IILS Quest Vol II No 1, a student’s journal was inaugurated by Hon’ble Shri Joyjit Choudhury, Chairman, IILS. This volume contains articles on various contemporary legal issues authored by the IILS students in a highly appreciable manner. It’s going to be immensely useful for those students who have desire to have their articles published in future.Date : 16/11/2016
On 08 Nov 2016, the Principal accompanied by the faculty members visited the parents and other members of the bereaved family of late Shri Raj Kishore Gupta at Naya Ghat, Bortola, Siliguri, and conveyed the condolence on behalf of the Institute.Date : 09/11/2016
We are pained to share about the sad and untimely demise of one of our beloved students; Raj Kishore Gupta of 1st Semester, B.A.LL.B 5 years course due to sudden electrocution at the site of Chhat puja at Naya Ghat, Bortola Pond. Raj Kishore was known for his humble and friendly nature. Recalling the association with Raj, " More than a friend, he was a beautiful soul..." said Rajeev, his semester mate. Raj was very popular in the institute and will always be remembered. Such a tragic death has indeed been very shocking and heart sinking. We share our grief and sorrow with the family members, close friends and pay condolences to the departed soul and pray that it rests at the perfect place and in peace.Date : 08/11/2016
Indian Institute of Legal Studies takes great pride in organizing the Consumer Lok Adalat jointly with State Legal Service Authority at Baghajatin Park, Siliguri on 3rd of November, 2016. Hon’ble Justice Shri Aniruddha Bose, Judge, Calcutta High Court, Executive Chairman, West Bengal Legal Service Authority shall inaugurate the Consumer Lok Adalat. Hon’ble Justice Shri Joymalya Bagchi, Judge, Calcutta High Court shall also grace the occasion by his presence in the Consumer Lok Adalat. District Judges, Civil administration, Police administration and other Local Authorities will also be present for the event. Identification of five consumer related cases which may be in the stage of pre litigation or post litigation shall be done by the IILS Legal Aid Committee for the speedy disposal by Hon’ble Mr. Justice Aniruddha Bose and Justice Joymalya Bagchi and another set of ten cases are to be identified for the disposal by the Bench appointed by the West Bengal Legal Service Authority. The Inaugural session of the program shall be at 11.00 a.m. The Dignitaries gracing the dais would be Inspector General of Police, Police Commissioner, District Magistrate, Sub Divisional Officer, Head of Local Judiciary and District Judge. We welcome all students and well wishers to attend the program at Baghajotin Park.Date : 08/11/2016
COLLEGE FACILITIES - LAW COLLEGE FACILITIES
A fully air-conditioned unit. The Indian Institute of Legal Studies Central Library occupies a central location
IILS, apart from offering degrees in LL.B., also wishes to diversify and serve the interests of
The management believes that sharing of knowledge is most important in the learning process.
Properly ventilated spacious class rooms have been provided to accommodate 60 students in one