Mumbai, 21 March 2022: NarseeMonjee Institute of Management Studies (NMIMS), a Deemed-to-be University with an academic legacy of 41 years, announces the registrations for the Law Aptitude Test (LAT) 2022. NMIMS-LAT Examination is a national aptitude entrance test conducted for the admissions of B.A., LL.B. (Hons.) and B.B.A., LL.B. (Hons.) at NMIMS Kirit P Mehta School of Law, Mumbai and NMIMS Schools of Law, Navi Mumbai, Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Indore, Chandigarh, and Dhule.
Approved by the Bar Council of India, the programs are uniquely designed to equip the students with legal, humanities, and managementskills. The curriculum covers in-depth understanding of subjects like Data Science & AI, Human Resource Management, and Statistics, along with their influence and interdependence on the law. Learners also get exposure to subjects like Critical Thinking, Legal Writing and practical expertise of Mooting. Selective foreign languages are also taught to give learners an edge for international outreach and business.
Dr. Ramesh Bhat Vice-Chancellor, SVKM’s NMIMS University, said, “Law as a field is ever-evolving with the constantly changing global socio-economic and political paradigms; thus, the students need to be prepared with sharp analytical and logical skills to emerge successful in this challenging ecosystem. In today’s competitive space, it is necessary to provide fine-tuned legal education that helps students learn and interpret the principles of Indian and international Law and fosters conducive legal reasoning skills. The Integrated Honours LL.B. program is designed to give the students a holistic knowledge of all aspects of the Law to enable them to excel in their fields and translate the five years of rigorous learning and knowledge into practice.”
Candidates should have passed 12th grade or equivalent exam from a recognised board, in any stream with a minimum aggregate of 50%, to be eligible to apply for NMIMS-LAT. The admissions of the students will be processed based on the examination scores.The test will be a two hour online computer-based test conducted in examination centers across India. The test will assess candidates’ proficiency in the English language, current affairs & general knowledge, legal reasoning, logical reasoning, and quantitative techniques.
Adding on to the announcement, Dr. Alok Misra, Dean, NMIMS Kirit P. Mehta School of Law and NMIMS Schools of Law, said, “Our aim is to provide the students with industry led education in the field of law and provide them with the right set of tools, platforms, and opportunities to cultivate an ecosystem of continuous learning and future-ready leaders. The program presents our studentsan immense opportunity with an amalgamation of research based education, case studies, and practical learning with our moot court setups, internship provisions, and fully functional Legal Aid Clinic. The students are introduced to varied topics such as Data Science & Artificial Intelligence etc. to help them turn into top class professionals with a comprehensive understanding of the law.”
To promote holistic education, NMIMS Schools of Law are equipped with leading infrastructure like library facilities, online databases, e-learning modules, seminar halls, moot court rooms, computer labs, research laboratories and digital English language labs. Faculty and campus amenities collaborate to provide students with the finest legal education possible.