Frequently Asked Questions


University of London

When should I apply?

 

The application deadline is 30th September for the University of London in the year that you wish to enroll. However, students are advised to apply as early as possible so as to confirm their registration before the commencement of their classes and to ensure an early delivery of the Study Pack, which is dispatched by the University.

When do classes commence?

 

The classes normally commence in the 2nd week of September.

What is the minimum requirement for admission?

 

Please refer to the page "University of London" and scroll down to the “Entrance Requirements”.

How long does it take to confirm a student’s Registration/Admission with the University?

 

It normally takes 3 to 4 weeks after the application is received by the University, and also provided that complete information has been provided to the University and is in accordance with the entrance requirements.

What is the immediate payment requirement?

 

A student is required to pay the “Application Handling Fee” and the “Admission Fee” for the Institute .

What happens to my initial financial deposits if my application is rejected?

 

The “Application Handling Fee” for the University of London is non-refundable; if the University refuses a student’s application all other payments (made to the Institute) are refunded. However, if a student is accepted by the University but decides not to continue with his LLB degree, then his “Security Deposit” is refunded but not the “Admission Fee” or the “Tuition Fee” for the term.

How difficult is the degree?

 

The degree is fairly difficult for students who are not in the habit of reading textbooks. The LLB degree not only requires the essential book reading, but also requires hard-work, dedication, commitment, and above all, interest in the degree. Passing the degree may not be difficult but a student needs to be fully focused to attain a higher placement.

Is the degree recognized in Pakistan?

 

Yes. It is recognized by the HEC, Punjab and other provincial Bar Councils around the country as well as the Pakistan Bar Council. It is also recognised by other legal entities.

Can I get a licence to practice after getting my LLB degree?

 

The licence procedure is the same as it is for the Punjab University LLB students.

Where else can I practice with the LLB degree?

 

LLB degree is recognized world wide as a legal graduate degree. The structure of this degree is especially suitable for countries with a “common law” legal framework.

How long does it take to complete my LLM/Bar post graduation in law?

 

Normally, LLM takes from 9 to 12 months, while the BAR takes 9 months to complete.

University of the Punjab

When should I apply?

 

The application deadline is 25th October for the University of the Punjab (for the current year). With the late-fee, the date will extend to the 24th of November (for the current year).

When do classes commence?

 

The classes normally commence in the 3rd week of October.

What is the minimum requirement?

 

Please refer to “University of Punjab” page and scroll down to find the "Entrance Requirements" for the University of the Punjab.

How long does it take to confirm a student’s registration/admission with the University?

 

It normally takes 3 to 4 weeks after the application is received by the University, and also provided that complete information has been provided to the University and is in accordance with the entrance requirements.

What is the immediate payment requirement?

 

A student is required to pay the “Application Handling Fee” and the “Admission Fee” for the Institute.

How much do I have to pay per year?

 

Please refer to the “University of Punjab” page and scroll down to find the "Fee Structure" for the University of the Punjab.

What happens to my initial financial deposits if my application is rejected?

 

The “Application Handling Fee” for the University of the Punjab is non-refundable, however, if the University refuses a student’s application all other payments (made to the Institute) are refunded. However, if a student is accepted by the University but decides not to continue with his LLB degree, then his “Security Deposit” is refunded but not the “Admission Fee” or the “Tuition Fee” for the term.

How difficult is the degree?

 

The degree is fairly difficult for students who are not in the habit of reading textbooks. The LLB degree not only requires the essential book reading, but also requires hard-work dedication, commitment, and above all, interest in the degree.

How long does it take to complete my LLM/Bar post graduation in law?

 

Normally, the LLM takes from 12 months, while the BAR takes 24 months to complete.