LL.M Courses are offered as full-time regular courses in the University Colleges, constituent / PG Colleges of the University and Private Law Colleges affiliated to the Universities.
The candidates seeking admission into LL.M. ( including self-financing ) need to qualify in the AP PGLCET- 2016.
Educational qualifications :
- Candidates holding LL.B. / B.L. degree on the date of application and candidates who have appeared / appearing for LL.B. / B.L. Final year examination are also eligible.
- A candidate appearing for LLB / BL degree examinations may take the AP PGLCET in anticipation of results. However he should pass at the time of counseling.
Nationality and Domicile :
The candidate should be an Indian National and should satisfy Local / Unreserved status requirement as laid down in the Andhra Pradesh Educational Institutions ( Regulation of Admissions ) Order, 1974 and the amendments made there to from time to time.
Qualifying marks in AP PGLCET-2016 : The qualifying percentage of marks in the APPGLCET is 25%. There will be no qualifying marks for S.Cs & S.Ts for ranking.
APPGLCET Exam Center 2016
Regional Centres of APPGLCET
APPGLCET Exam Pattern 2016
Medium of APPGLCET : APPGLCET question paper will be set in English only.
Mode of APPGLCET :
A Single entrance test is conducted for all the courses of LL.M. It is of 90 minutes duration and consists of 120 questions of 1 mark each.
- Part – A consists of 40 questions ( Jurisprudence 20, Constitutional Law 20; Total 40 questions of 1 mark each ); and
- Part -B consists of 80 questions ( public International Law 16,Mercantile Law 16, Labour Law 16, Crimes and Torts 16, and IPR & Other Laws 16 )
The candidates have to mark their responses on Optical Mark Reader (OMR) answer sheet by darkening the relevant ovals with Ball Point.
There is no negative mark for incorrect answers.
Syllabus for AP PGLCET – 2016
The candidates should be thorough in jurisprudence, constitutional law, Public international law, Mercantile law, labour laws, crimes and torts, IPR & other laws. However concentration should be on the following.
Part-A : 40 Questions ….. 40 marks
I) JURISPRUDENCE : 20 Questions …20 marks
Schools of Jurisprudence – Sources of Law, Custom Precedent and Legislation, Rights and duties – Ownership and Possession, Persons, Obligation, Property, Liability, Legal Sanctions.
II) CONSTITUTIONAL LAW : 20 Questions …20 marks
Nature of the constitution: Fundamental Rights, Directive Principles of State Policy, Executive, Judiciary and Legislature, Center-State Relations, Emergency provisions, Amendments to the constitution.
Part-B : 80 Questions ….. 80 marks
III) PUBLIC INTERNATIONAL LAW : 16 Questions … 16 marks
International Law and Municipal Law, Subjects, State Territory, Air, Sea and outer space, Nationality and Statelessness, Extradition, Asylum, State Jurisdiction, United Nations.
IV) MERCANTILE LAW : 16 Questions … 16 marks
General Principles of Contract ( Sections. 1-75, Indian Contract Act-1872 ).
V) LABOUR LAW : 16 Questions … 16 marks
Trade Union Act 1926. Industrial Disputes Act 1947.
VI) CRIMES and TORTS : CRIMES : 16 Questions … 16 marks
Indian Penal Code – General Principles & General Exceptions. TORTS : General principles of Tort, , Defences, Joint liability, State liability for torts; Consumer Protection Act, 1986
VII) IPR & OTHER LAWS : 16 Questions … 16 marks
Copy right Act, 1957; Patents Act, 2005; Environmental Protection Act, 1986; Human Rights, The Protection of Human Rights Act, 1993, Salient features of Information Technology Act, 2000 and Right to Information Act 2005.
APPGLCET Hall Ticket 2016
The candidates should note that the APPGLCET Hall Tickets will not be sent by post.
The candidates have to download the APPGLCET Hall Tickets from the website www.aplawcet.org one week before the APPGLCET by entering the application Number. Hence, the candidates are advised to note the application number.
In case of any difficulty in downloading APPGLCET Hall ticket the candidates are advised to contact the Chief Superintendent of the Test Center concerned to which the candidate is allotted at least two days before the entrance test, during the office hours on production of print out of the application form, proof of payment either through AP online / Credit card or Debit Card and the registration number and other details.
APPGLCET Application Procedure 2016
AP PGLCET Application Forms will be accepted through Online only. Submission & Registration of Online Applications Start From 29th February, 2016.
Last date for submission of AP PGLCET online applications without late fee : 30th April, 2016
AP PGLCET Registration Fee :
Cost of Registration of Application is 600/-
Payment can be made through AP Online. Payment can be made through Credit Card, Debit Card / Net Banking.
AP PGLCET Important Dates 2016
|Date of Commencement of submission of online application Forms||29th February, 2016 ( Monday )|
|Last Date for Submission of Applications without Late fee||30th April, 2016 ( Saturday )|
|Last Date for Submission of Application with a Late fee of 500/-||01st to 07th May, 2016|
|Last Date for Submission of Application with a Late fee of 1000/-||08th to 15th May, 2016|
|Last Date for Submission of Application with a Late fee of 1500/-||16th to 21st May, 2016|
|With late fee of 5000/- Candidates have to write the entrance Test in Anantapuramu only.||22nd to 27th May, 2016|
|Date and Time of AP PGLCET Examination||28th May, 2016 ( Saturday ) 02.30 – 04.00 p.m.|