The department of Arts, Commerce and Law established in the year 1979 is functioning under the Acharya Nagarjuna University. Acharya Nagarjuna is a great philosopher in India and was the profounder of Madhyamika Buddhism. He was famously known as Second Buddha among the Buddhists in Tibet, Japan and China. The Buddhist people believe that he was the person who for the second time developed the concept of dharma. He also reiterated the principles of Buddhism through metaphysical understanding and rational insight. Acharya Nagarjuna re-construed Buddhism and made some explanations and enhancements to the basics of Buddhism. The University was named after him to show the respect of people towards him.
The University mainly aims to accelerate knowledge which drives out unawareness and to uphold truth and dharma. It also aspires to promote the talents in human beings in different fields like Commerce, Humanities, Science Education, Arts etc in addition to Law. The objectives of the University are to encourage students to acquire knowledge by conducting research on a subject or seeking higher studies. The University had always provided excellent instructions and classes with the opportunities to conduct research in science and technology. Practical experience in different areas of study is also provided to the students. Advanced methods of teaching techniques are practiced by the faculties and special training is given in this respect.
The courses offered in the University are LL.M with specialization in Labor Law, Corporate Security Laws, Criminal law and Constitutional Law. The total number of seats offered for post graduate studies in law is forty. Moreover, the Andhra Christian College is also affiliated to Acharya Nagarjuna University that offers LLB (3 year and 5 year) course and LLM. It is an unaided private institution located in Guntur. The University is a very good choice for the students who desire to join post graduate study in law. After LLM the students get the opportunity to carry out PhD in law in the same university under the guidance of renowned academicians. The candidates who wish to join LLB can also seek admission in the colleges affiliated to Acharya Nagarjuna University.
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Acharya Nagarjuna University Nagarjuna Nagar, Guntur, Andhra Pradesh Pin: 522510 Ph.No: 0863-22346114 Fax:0863-2293320 Website: www.nagarjunauniversity.ac.in