Courses Offered:
A., LL.B (5-Years Integrated Degree Course):

The legal education has a great role to play and has to meet the requirements of society. The society is growing more and more complex. Globalization and new Technologies have been posing new challenges to the systems of law and justice. A well-taught and trained Lawyer, a Law student with sound knowledge and adequate training will only be able to help the society from such challenges.
The quality of Legal education is bound to affect the quality of Judicial system and the administration of law at all levels. The Bar Council of India in the year 1982 has adopted a regulation for the introduction of B.A., LL.B. 5 Years Course after 10+2 education with an object to pick the students at their teen age and train them professionally as a lawyer.
The Department of Law, Osmania University, under able leadership and guidance of Hon’ble Justice L. Narasimha Reddy, Dean, Faculty of Law and Judge, High Court of Andhra Pradesh has noted the above developments and decided to introduce B.A., LL.B. 5 Years Degree Course at Post Graduate College of Law, Basheerbagh, from the academic year 2006-2007. The course is being offered on self-finance basis and the intake of the course is sixty - (60). The admissions to this course are made on the basis of the merit in the LAWCET.


LL.M. (Evening):

LL.M. Master Degree course is offered in Six Specializations during evening hours. Mercantile Law was renamed as Corporate Law from the Academic year 2008-2009.




Constitutional Law


International Law


Corporate Law


Labour Law,


Crimes and Torts

In the year of 1942, LL.M. course was introduced with Comparative Jurisprudence and Comparative Constitutional Law as compulsory subjects with an option to choose either International Law or Conflict of Laws and Muslim Law or Hindu Law. Students of LL.M. had to submit a Thesis on a subject studied by them in LL.B. or LL.M. in partial fulfillment of the course.
In view of increased demand for admission to the Law course, the Department at the Arts College has been elevated into a full-fledged Law College in the year 1950 and the College was shifted to Saifabad Science College premises in the city. The Law College used to function in the evening and the medium of instruction was changed from Urdu to English.
In 1954 the College was shifted from Saifabad Science College to Chaderghat College building situated at Tilak Road, Hyderabad. Due to lack of accommodation a morning session in 1956 was started in the same building for the convenience of the students.
From 1942 to 1958 the students of LL.M. had no choice of subjects as all subjects were compulsory except the choice between Hindu Law and Muslim Law. In 1958, LL.M. syllabus was revised and another branch in Constitutional Law and International Law was introduced. Within few years Personal Laws branch was added. In 1966, Mercantile Law Specialization was also introduced.
In 1958, University Grants Commission sanctioned Rs. 8 lakhs for constructing Law College building. The Law College building was constructed in the campus and in 1960 morning session of the Law College was shifted to the new building along with LL.M. course.
In 1968 the syllabus of LL.B. course was revised and new subjects were added. The two years Law course was changed to three years course and some new subjects like Administrative Law, Taxation, Labour Law and Legal Remedies were also introduced.

LL. M. Under Regular:


Regular Course: on the basis of merit in PGLCET

  P.G. DiplomaCourse: on the basis of merit in Diploma Entrance


(a) Post Graduate Diploma in Intellectual Property  Rights (PGDIPR) (Evening)


(b)Post Graduate Diploma in Modern corporate law


(c)  Post Graduate Diploma in Human Rights


Post Graduate Diploma Course:

Post Graduate Diploma in Intellectual Property Rights (PGDIPR) (Evening):

The college has been offering one year Post Graduate Diploma in Intellectual Property Rights from the academic year 2000-2001, during evening hours. The eligibility is any Graduation in Science, Commerce, Arts, Engineering or any other Degree recognized as equivalent thereto, by the Osmania University. The admissions to this course are made through the entrance test conducted by the Dept. of Law, Osmania University.

Research (Ph.D. Programmme):

The Department of Law offers Ph.D. Programme in two streams viz., Full-Time and Part-Time at Post Graduate College of Law & University College of Law. Candidates who are registered for Ph.D. are classified into two Categories.





So far the Department has produced 80 Research scholars with Ph.Ds. At present there are more than hundred research scholars on rolls.
The Post Graduate College of Law, Osmania University Basheerbagh is considered as best of the best and oldest Law College in Asia. Alumni having reached the pinnacles of excellence as Judges of Supreme Court and High Courts, Attorneys, Academicians, Politicians and other chosen Professions in India as well as Globally. To Make the Institution a Premier Institution among traditional Law Colleges valuing the traditions of Legal Profession and bring in healthy competition by maintaining standards in Legal Education. To produce legal professionals who can contribute to the society and nation as a whole. To bring in leaders in their chosen arenas with a sense of commitment, social responsibility and high Moral fibre

Osmania University@2015,Post Graduate college of Law, Basheerbagh.