Department of Law
Department of Law at the World University of Bangladesh (WUB) started its journey in 2005. Within a short span of only eight (8) years there has been a remarkable progress of the department. Global standard curricula both theory and practice based are followed to impart quality education by qualified and competent teachers. The Department offers a curriculum that is rigorous, varied and practical. The Department of Law has a history of innovation and uniqueness in its curricula, method of teaching and programs. The syllabi of all the programs are duly recognized by the University Grants Commission (UGC) and professional regulatory body (Bangladesh Bar Council). The faculties of the Department of Low are handpicked for their academic excellence and individual expertise. The Department of Law offers Bachelor of Laws (4 years and 2 years) and L.L.M. (1 year and 2 years) degrees. The Department so far created more than 1200 graduates since its commencement who are all employed and are contributing to both national and international arena.
Minimum 126 credit hours (duration 4 years).
2nd division or GPA of 2.50 in S.S.C & H.S.C separately or total GPA of 6.00 with minimum GPA of 2.00 either in S.S.C or in H.S.C or total GPA of 5.00 in S.S.C & H.S.C for wards of the freedom fighters or minimum 5' 0 Level, 2' A Level courses or eligible GED holders or equivalent. Diploma holders are also admitted with waiver of courses.
Course may be exempted for Candidates beyond 12 years of education and they may complete the course in less than 4 years.
Students can transfer their credit to the World University of Bangladesh 'provided they can submit evidence of previous credits completed from a recognized University or University College of any Commonwealth country. Moreover, students with HNC, HND and Diploma from the BTEB or any recognized examination bodies will be given necessary credit exemptions to enable them to finish their courses in a shorter period.
The medium of instruction is English. Therefore, remedial courses are offered and continued till the students attain fluency in English writing and speaking. Moreover students are groomed for IELTS.
Morning, Day and Evening. However evening classes are meant for service holders.
The University is a member of the Association of Commonwealth -Universities (ACU), London; Association of Non Government Universities in Bangladesh and Quality Assurance & Improvement Council and appears in the worldwide listing of universities by the UNESCO. Moreover, we have a number of agreements with renowned universities for exchange programs. The students thus, have wider scope of credit transfers and higher education abroad.