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LLB (Hon's) Program


 

Faculty of Law is creating legal professionals to meet the need of the country in the legal field. The Department of Law is the only department under this Faculty currently offering Bachelor of Laws (Honors), Bachelor of Laws (Pass), and Master of Laws. This Department is enriched with a galaxy of quite a good number of internationally reputed faculty members who are directly imparting education to the students studying under different programs at GUB. To ensure quality education, some adjunct faculty members are also hired from Dhaka University and other professional institutions. The graduates from this department will be able to contribute a lot to meet the need of the country in this field.

 

Objectives of LLB (Honors) Program

  •     To provide necessary knowledge that is a pre-requisite to obtain any kind of certificate, including Bar Council registration that may require of undertaking any traditional law-related business, practice, and services at all entry levels of legal practitioners.

  •     To familiarize intimately with the teaching methodologies and legal research of both national and international characters keeping in view the different types of legal systems, especially in Common Law traditions as well as Civil Law system as practiced in the Continental Europe.

  •     To bolster the progressive changes in regard to rule of law, economic reforms, human rights, women's rights, and the protection of the rights of children, elderly, sick and disadvantaged segments of the population both with the formal legal framework and beyond.

  •    To arrange comparative lessons between the legal studies and other fields of study including sociology, political science, economics, psychology, philosophy and so forth.

  •    To foster study and research into legal theory and values; to examine the relationship between theory and practice; and to enhance opportunities and provide support for scholarly research, writing, and publication by faculty members and students.

  •      To encourage students to contribute to the society, nation and to all human kind at large.

  •     To impart knowledge to the hearts and minds of the students making them capable of analyzing and examining the economic, cultural and political impact of enacted laws.

 

Special Features of LLB (Honors) Program

  • Highly qualified and experienced faculty members who have their evident exposure to at home and abroad.

  • Regularly updating academic curricula to keep pace with ever changing demands of the societies and growing needs of the day. 

  • Small class-size to ensure personal care with professional touch.

  • The state-of-the-art academic curriculum engendering cutting-edge skills for the professionals in the legal service sector.

  • Moot court, Law Club, Debate Club, Cultural Club, etc. in order to enhance the extra-curricular activities of the students.

  • Enriched with many DU teachers, present and retired District Judges, Secretaries of the Law Ministry, and renowned advocates of the Supreme   Court of Bangladesh.

  • A balanced group of scholars with excellent team work conducted by senior and junior faculty members.

LLB (HONORS) PROGRAM STRUCTURE

The LLB (Honors) Program contains 125 credits having 34 courses. The duration of the program is four years divided into 12 trimesters. To obtain LLB Honors degree from GUB a student will have to complete all 125 credits with a minimum CGPA of 2.0 in all courses individually. The courses for LLB (Honors) are given as under:


Courses of LL.B. (Hon’s) programme:

Semester 1-1

Course Code

Course Title

Credit

ENG- 100

English Language

03

LLBH 101

Jurisprudence

04

LLBH 103

Legal History of Bangladesh

03

LLBH 105

Muslim Law

03

                                                                                                                                                                13

Semester 1-2

Course Code

Course Title

Credit

LLBH 107

English for Law

03

LLBH 109

Law of Torts

03

LLBH 111

Law of Contract

03

LLBH 113

Hindu Law and Roman Law

03

                                                                                                                                                                12

Semester 1-3

Course Code

Course Title

Credit

ECN 101

Elementary Economics

03

LLBH 115

Constitutional Law of Bangladesh

03

LLBH 117

Constitutional Law of the UK, USA and India

03

LLBH 119

Legal System of Bangladesh

03

                                                                                                                                                                12

                                                                                               

Semester 2-1

Course Code

Course Title

Credit

LLBH 201

Labour Laws of Bangladesh

03

LLBH 203

Law of Transfer of Property

03

LLBH 205

Cyber and Telecommunication Law

03

                                                                                                                                                                09

Semester 2-2

Course Code

Course Title

Credit

LLBH 207

Business Law-I

03

LLBH 209

Law of Equity, Trust and Specific Relief

03

LLBH 211

Law of Taxation

03

                                                                                                                                                                 09

Semester 2-3

Course Code

Course Title

Credit

LLBH 213

Business Law-II

03

LLBH 215

Land Laws of Bangladesh

04

LLBH 217

Government and Politics

03

                                                                                                                                                                10

Semester 3-1

Course Code

Course Title

Credit

LLBH 301

Public International Law

03

LLBH 303

Human Rights

03

LLBH 305

Law of Criminal Procedure-I

03

                                                                                                                                                                09

                                                                                                                               

Semester 3-2

Course Code

Course Title

Credit

LLBH 307

Criminal Laws of Bangladesh- I

03

LLBH 309

International Trade Law

04

LLBH 311

Law of Criminal Procedure-II

03

                                                                                                                                                                10

Semester 3-3

Course Code

Course Title

Credit

LLBH 313

Criminal Laws of Bangladesh- II

03

LLBH 315

Administrative Law

04

LLBH 317

Law of Evidence

03

                                                                                                                                                                10

Semester 4-1

Course Code

Course Title

Credit

LLBH 401

Laws on Civil Procedure-I

03

LLBH 403

Law on Alternative Dispute Resolution

03

LLBH 405

Legal Conveyancing and Drafting

04

                                                                                                                                                                10

Semester 4-2

Course Code

Course Title

Credit

LLBH 407

Laws on Civil Procedure-II

03

LLBH 409

Comparative Law

03

LLBH 411

Interpretation of Statutes and General Clauses Act

03

                                                                                                                                                                09

Semester 4-3

Course Code

Course Title

Credit

LLBH 413

Laws of Banking and Securities Exchange

03

LLBH 415

Criminology

03

LLBH 400

Moot Court

03

LLBH 402

Legal Internship

03

                                                                                                                                                                12

Total Credits: 125