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List of Online Law Courses in India: Top Colleges, Scope

Samiksha Rautela
Samiksha RautelaUpdated On: July 12, 2022 06:11 pm IST

Online law courses are the need of the hour. Check out the advantages, colleges and programmes available for the online law courses in India.

Online Law Courses

With the world advancing digitally, online law courses have become the new normal. There are plenty of aspirants who are willing to either take up distance learning or online education in law courses. It not only provides them with an opportunity to take legal education from the comfort of their homes but also access law education from any corner of the world. Plenty of universities from across the nation has started to offer LLB through correspondence/ online/ distance mode.

An aspirant has to no more visit the regular classrooms and mark attendance. He/she can simply learn as per his convenience and requirements. Online law courses are gaining momentum lately and more and more candidates are getting inclined towards it. Bachelor's, Master's, Certificate, and Diploma courses are available in the online law courses with fees ranging from ₹1,400  to ₹10,000 per annum.

Universities either shortlist students for the online law courses based on their marks in the last examination or as per their performance in the institute-level exam. Read on to find out the advantages, top courses, colleges, and career scope of online law courses in India.

Benefits of Pursuing Online Law Courses

Here are a few perks of pursuing an online law course in India.

  • An online course is pocket friendly. It is not as costly as a traditional law course.

  • An aspirant can study as and when he/she wants. There is no boundation of place or time. An individual can learn at his/ her convenience.

  • Online courses encourage students to learn at their own pace. There is no limitation on time and an individual can take as much time as he/she wants to understand an idea or concept.

  • Online law courses provide the students with the chance to save the lectures and notes. Students can revisit them anytime and from anywhere. 

  • Online law courses are generally short-term programmes. They are a quick medium to learn the intricacies of a different stream and switch careers at any point in time.

Popular Online Law Courses in India

There are multiple online law courses available in India that you can consider for taking admission. Enlisted below are a few popular courses that an individual can pursue in order to pursue a career in law.

Course Name

Course Duration

Eligibility Criteria

Certificate in Human Rights (CHR)

6 Months - 2 Years

10+2 level or its equivalent

Diploma in Taxation Laws

1 Year

Graduation in any stream

Diploma in Cyber Law

1 Year

Graduation in any stream

Certificate in Anti-Human Trafficking (CAHT)

6 Months - 2 Years

10+2 level or its equivalent

Diploma in Labour Laws & Labour Welfare

1 Year

Graduation in any stream

Certificate in Consumer Protection (CCP)

6 Months - 2 Years

10+2 level or its equivalent

Post Graduate Diploma in Patents Law

1 Year

Graduation in any stream

PG Diploma in Intellectual Property Right (PGDIPR)

1 Year

B.Sc. in any field of Science or LLB

Post Graduate Diploma in Media Laws

1 Year

Graduation in any stream

M.A. in Security & Defence Laws

2 Years

Bachelor’s Degree or its equivalent Degree in any stream

Colleges Offering Online Law Courses in India

Here are the top colleges that offer admission to online law courses in India. Candidates are required to meet the eligibility criteria of the college and fill the application form as per the desired course.

College Name

College Location

Bharati Vidyapeeth

Pune, Maharashtra

National Law School of India University (NLSIU)

Bangalore, Karnataka

Indira Gandhi National Open University


Jamia Hamdard


Symbiosis Centre for Distance Learning (SCDL)

Pune, Maharashtra

Calicut University

Malappuram, Kerala

ICFAI University

Gurgaon, Haryana

Kalinga University

Bhubaneswar, Odisha

Pune University

Pune, Maharashtra

ILS Law College

Pune, Maharashtra

Career Scope of Online Law Courses

Career opportunities for online law courses are blooming at the present moment. After pursuing an online law course, an individual can start a career as a fresher, join any MNC Legal consultants or practice in courts. An individual can also easily switch between different streams after pursuing an online course in law. A salary of around ₹4,90,001 per annum can be earned by an interested candidate. It may increase or decrease as per the caliber and exposure.

To explore more possibilities and find out more about admissions in online law courses, either dial the toll-free number 1800-572-9877 or fill out the Common Application Form. You can also post your queries and concerns in the QnA zone.


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