CLAT 2022- Know All About RMLNLU Lucknow

By Prakhyati Chauhan|Updated : September 20th, 2021

Ram Manohar Lohiya National Law Institute University (RMLNLU) is a National Law University situated in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India. It was founded in 2005 by the State of Uttar Pradesh. It is the only law school in the state to have been established under the National Law School. The University introduced its first academic program in 2005. The vision of RMLNLU is to become one of the best centers of legal education, training, and research in the country.

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  • The mission of RMLNLU is to develop and nurture the intellect for the betterment of the nation and humanity through Law and Justice.

  • The objectives of the RMLNLU among other thing has enhanced the national development by instilling a sense of responsibility among her students, while simultaneously cultivating in them the spirit of intellectual freedom, qualities of leadership, imaginative power and clarity.

  • RMLNLU has been designing and delivering courses to enhance the ability and capacity of the students, members of the faculty, and other participants in avoiding and resolving problems under the framework of the law.

  • The University is a participant of the Association of Indian Universities, and the benefactor of the University is the Hon. Chief Justice of India.

  • It works diligently with the High Court of Judicature at Allahabad and Lucknow, as well as the National as well as State Judicial Academies.


  • RMLNLU takes students for an undergraduate and post-graduate program through Common Law Admission Test (CLAT) which is being conducted every year.

  • RMLNLU has been ranked in one of the tops in the National Law Universities list. Students must have passed 12th standard or equivalent with no less than 50% marks.


  • The University has developed an overall approach towards understanding law and justice from a multi-disciplinary perspective. The University offers unique five years integrated undergraduate program B.A.LL.B.(Hons.) to generate exceptionally skilled global legal professionals.

  • The University is established by the Bar Council of India, and the University admits undergraduates every year through the Common Law Admission Test.

  • They finish 15 trimesters before being awarded a combined B.A.LL.B (Hons.), degree. The post-graduate course proffered at the University is the LL.M. amount.

  • LLM. the course is of a One-year period and is separated into two semesters. University offers specialization in Constitutional Law, Administrative Law, Business Law, Criminal Law, Environmental Law, International Law, IPR, Labor Law, and Jurisprudence.

  • Allotment of LL.M. subject specializations will be done at the time of admission based on merit. Discipline will be offered subject to the availability of faculty and a sufficient number of students opting for it.


  • The internships start from the first year itself. Placements begin from 3rd years onwards. Some students secure offers by working efficiently during their internship tenure.

  • There is a placement cell within the campus which works day in day out to help students. Tier - I Law Firms are the biggest recruiters. Day zero materializes in the last month of 4th year. Many law firms come for the interview.

  • Placements per cent are outstanding. After day zero in 4th, many students keep getting placed based on rolling arrangements. Which requires many banks, law firms, companies keep coming during the 5th year.


  • The Ram Manohar Lohiya National Law University (RMLNLU) is a public law school and a National Law University established under the Ram Manohar Lohiya National Law University Act, 2005 in the state of Uttar Pradesh.

  • The University is located in Lucknow, which is the capital of Uttar Pradesh, and is situated in the center of the city of Lucknow.

  • The statute provides for the Chief Justice of India or a Senior Supreme Court Judge to serve as the Visitor of the University and Chief Minister of the state to serve as the chairperson of the General Counsel.

  • Apart from this, the campus is spread over 42 acres, with all necessary facilities such as a library, internet, labs, moot court halls, auditorium, and many more.

  • The University has eight research centers with approximately 60 teaching and research faculty members.

  • The University holds a great faculty-student ratio of 1:19. 79% of faculty members in the University hold a Ph.D. degree and the average age of faculty members is 38 years.

  • Every year, the University submits approximately 1,000 students, and out of them, 44% are women students.


Moot Court Competitions

  • Moot courts and other events are held in the University, as a part of the curriculum as well as an extracurricular activity. The University has a Moot Court Committee, popularly known as the MCC for conducting moot courts and allied activities.

  • The MCC also conducts three inter-university moot court competitions, namely the RMLNLU National Moot Court Competition, the RMLNLU Moot on International Law, and National Moot Court Competition in association with various law firms and government organizations.

  • Students from the University have participated in several national and international moot court competitions and won laurels for the University.

  • RMLNLU won the semi-final round of the prestigious Surana & Surana Moot Court Competition in 2016. In 2017, the university team won the GNLU Moot Court Competition on Securities Law. 

  • In 2016, the university team won the Prestigious Juris Corp Corporate Moot Court Competition.

  • The university team also excelled in the ISRO India Funding Rounds of the Manfred Lachs Space Law Moot Court Competition and the Red Cross International Humanitarian Law Moot Court Competition.

 Also Read: CLAT 2022- Know All About NLU Jodhpur


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