NIRF Law Ranking 2022: NLSIU Bengaluru is top law school; NLU Delhi next

NIRF Ranking 2022 Law: NLSIU Bengaluru, NLU Delhi on top; Symbiosis law School Pune at third.

NIRF Law Ranking 2022: NLSIU Bengaluru is top law school; NLU Delhi next NIRF Ranking 2022: National Law School of India, Bengaluru claims top spot among law schools again (Image: Official website)
Pritha Roy Choudhury | Jul 15, 2022 - 1 p.m. IST
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NEW DELHI: National Law School of India University (NLSIU) Bengaluru continues to retain the position of top law school in the country according to the education ministry's National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF Ranking 2022). The education minister Dharmendra Pradhan announced the NIRF ranking 2022 today. The National Law University (NLU) Delhi and Symbiosis law School Pune are the second and third-best institutions for legal education in the country. Symbiosis Law School has climbed eight positions in one year.

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Separate ranking lists were announced for universities, engineering, medicine, law, management, dental and research. Ranking list was also announced for colleges. The colleges and universities are ranked as per predefined parameters that include teaching and learning resources; research and professional practice; graduation outcomes; outreach and inclusivity; and perception.

NIRF ranking 2022

In last year's NIRF ranking too, National Law School of India University (NLSIU) Bengaluru, National Law University (NLU) Delhi occupied the first and second position. Symbiosis Law School, a private institution, has replaced NALSAR University of Law Hyderabad in the top three. The NIRF ranking list for law is given below.


NIRF law ranking 2022


National Law School of India University (NLSIU) Bengaluru


National Law University (NLU) Delhi


Symbiosis Law School, Pune


NALSAR University of Law, Hyderabad


The West Bengal National University of Juridicial Sciences (WBNUJS) Kolkata


Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kharagpur


Jamia Millia Islamia University, New Delhi


Gujarat National Law University (GNLU)Gandhinagar


Siksha `O` Anusandhan, Bhubaneswar


National Law University (NLU) Jodhpur


Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology (KIIT) Bhubaneswar


Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) Aligarh


Lovely Professional University (LPU) Phagwara


Saveetha Institute of Medical and Technical Sciences, Chennai


National Law Institute University (NLIU) Bhopal

NIRF Ranking was launched in 2015, the rankings were announced in April – before the admission season – until COVID-19 disrupted the schedule. In 2016 and 2017, there was no separate ranking of law colleges. It started in 2018 and NLSIU Bengaluru was ranked in the top position. The ranking exercise covers 10 categories which include overall, universities, engineering colleges, medical colleges, pharmacy, management, architecture, law colleges, research and dental.

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