"Dharma Sansthapanartham” (for the sake of establishing the primacy of the laws of eternal values) is the motto of Hidayatullah National Law University, Raipur, established by the Government of Chhattisgarh.
HNLU is a Residential University and is sixth in the series of National Law Schools in India. HNLU has been included in the list of the Universities maintained by the University Grants Commission
Hidayatullah national Law University Raipur is becoming the first preference for law aspirants across the country. To offer admissions to more and more candidates, University officials have decided to increase 60 seats of HNLU.
At now there are 180 seats of for L.L.B which is a five years Law Programme. In the coming session, the available seats will be 240. This will be a direct benefit for the students of Chhattisgarh because Students from Chhattisgarh get admission on 50% that is 90 HNLU seats. With the increase in the number of seats now 120 seats are reserved for Chhattisgarh residents.HNLU's Work Council very soon will approve the official notification on this.In the coming session, admissions will be taken on the increased seats.
Student's craze for being an HNLUite was pretty much evident in 2015 when all the seats got filled in the 2nd Counselling session. Other students were waiting for their chance but that year they could not make and had to go to other NLUs. So keeping these things in mind the seats have been increased. According to Management Committee, for L.L.B Programme, the maximum seats can be increased up to 320 which is a very good news for those who are appearing for the Law Test this year and dreaming of to take admission in HNLU.
CLAT Common Law Admission Test is conducted every year for seeking admissions in 17 Law Universities of India. This year CLAT 2016 will be conducted by Rajiv Gandhi National Law University RGNUL,Patiala.This law entrance exam is conducted to fulfill 2252 seats for the candidates who want to pursue a career in the field of Law. This exam covers Five-year integrated courses including B.A.LLB,B.com LLB & B.Sc LLB.
According to an academic survey, HNLU is among the top 10 National Law Universities and it holds 6th position in the ranking.
What makes HNLU be the best choice for the law aspirants?
HNLU is serving as One of the Best NLU across the Country. The placement statistics of HNLU shows 100 percent figures which are a very good sign. After completing their studies our students are getting placed at reputed organizations. This makes HNLU shine and getting better every year. Also PROF. (DR.) SUKH PAL SINGH. VICE-CHANCELLOR, HIDAYATULLAH NATIONAL LAW UNIVERSITY CONFERRED “AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING CONTRIBUTION TO EDUCATION” at Mumbai which is a big achievement for HNLU.
HNLUites have to reside at the University Campus only. So now with the increase in a number of seats ,a new Hostel Building is ready having 1600 seats. With the coming session, the new hostel will be open for the students.