One of the country's Premier Law Schools
Located in Pragati Sharani, Dhaka, Department of law, Canadian University of Bangladesh (CUB) offers an unmatched environment of excellence and educational intimacy in the form of nationwide acclaimed faculty, small classes, limitless opportunities for clinical training, and strong encouragement of public service. The Law School is small by design; its impact on the world is measured by its accomplished graduates and its ongoing scholarship and outreach through numerous centers and projects.
For students, the experience is unparalleled. The faculty-student ratio supports a vast array of courses and opportunities for independent research and student-organized seminars. Department of law, CUB is unique among law schools in that it produces leaders in all walks of life.
Studying law opens the door to vast opportunities. The ultimate mission and vision of the Department of Law, CUB is to prepare the students for facing the challenges of this fast paced and dynamic legal field. It is the goal of this law school to craft future lawyers, judges, legal academicians and legal professionals by highly qualified and experienced teachers.
The leading rule for the lawyer, as for the man of every calling, is diligence.
Complying with the motto of Canadian University of Bangladesh ‘Inspiring Applied Knowledge’, Department of Law aims to develop the talents of the students through imparting both theoretical and practical knowledge of Law. While pursuing this aim, the students of this Department do not only learn the Law as it exists in pen and paper but also they learn to find out the objectives of Law getting into the finer details of jurisprudential aspects. Department of Law, Canadian University of Bangladesh has been enabling the students to look past the formal education through engaging them in various extra-curricular activities while encouraging them to participate in pro bono legal activities.
Our LLB (Hons) Law course is a qualifying law degree, forming an essential part of the training you need to become a lawyer. The course will equip you with a broad understanding of key legal principles and institutions within the political, social, economic and cultural context in which the law operates. You'll learn how the law is made and administered and explore the inter-relationships between the law, individuals and society. We give you the opportunity to build on this knowledge with a wide choice 140 credits with 12 semester of intense study. And you'll also have the opportunity to gain valuable experience from our qualified faculties and from community Legal Advice Centre, working with local layers to provide a law clinic for the general public. This course meets all the requirements of Bangladesh bar council and approved by university grant commotion. It also gives a professional and required academic training to achieve qualifications as a legal executive or for the insurance and financial services industries. You'll also have the chance to compete and participate various national and international law competitions. You'll be expected to carry out your own independent study to build on your learning, ensuring you develop valuable research skills and get out of the course what you put in. Our lecturers have strong links with the legal profession, so you'll also have plenty of opportunities to learn outside of the lecture theatre and seminar room. If you play an active role throughout the course, joining in with debates, moots and attending guest talks, conferences and events, you'll reap the rewards. Our Coursework includes essays, a reflective diary, oral presentations, practical exercises and answering hypothetical problem questions. Throughout the course you'll be given plenty of feedback to help you improve. If you choose the final-year project option, you'll conduct independent research on a legal topic of your choice and complete a dissertation.
Sunzad sheikh , Assistant professor
Head ( acting ), Department of law ,Canadian university of Bangladesh
LLM ( Human Rights ), University of East London
LLB , University of London
Diploma in laws , University of London
Founder , legislib publication.
Canadian University Law and Moot Club (CUBLMC) was established in 2016 with an aim to facilitate a student-friendly platform of extra-curricular activities for the students of Department of Law, Canadian University of Bangladesh. Representing Canadian University of Bangladesh, students from this Club has participated in various national and International Moot Court Competitions including Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition, Prof. N.R. Madhava Menon SAARCLAW Mooting Competition, Professor Shah Alam Constitutional Law Moot Court Competition etc.