The Indian Institute of Management Rohtak has launched a five-year Integrated Programme in Law (IPL) from this academic session. The interdisciplinary programme aims at providing an in-depth knowledge of business management with intricate details of law and governance. IPL will be a non-residential programme at IIM Rohtak’s extension campus in Gurugram. The online registrations for this programme will begin from March 16.
This programme will create an opportunity for the students to pursue global legal education through a curriculum and pedagogy that best reflects the study of international law, comparative law, foreign law, and domestic law. Students will also undergo courses in the domain of Business Management, International Affairs, Humanities, Public Policy, and Foreign Languages.On the newly introduced Integrated Programme in Law, Dheeraj Sharma, director IIM Rohtak, said, “The programme will result in learning outcomes for participants of this BBA+LLB programme that will make them astute lawyers with business management expertise.” Upon successfully completing academic rigor of 5 years, the participant will be awarded an Integrated Degree of BBA-LLB. Overall, the programme consists of 15 terms spread over a period of five years. Curriculum The curriculum consists of Business Management and Legal Education courses. Students will also undergo several internships, seminars, and other activities during the course of the programme. Admission process The institute will shortlist the students for an online personal interview based on their scores in Common Law Admission Test (CLAT) that is being conducted on June 13. The first batch of IPL will start from September 2021.