Law College Dehradun, Faculty of Uttaranchal University is an excellent epitome of legal epistemology and a legal institution par excellence with a proven track record since its inception in the year 2002. The Institute, having many firsts to its credit, has produced many judges, leading advocates, legal personalities and policy makers in different walks of life. With experienced and distinguished faculty members from across the country along with a cosmopolitan and multi-cultural environment, the Institute attracts brilliant students from every nook and corner of the country.
Proper understanding of law requires a permeating understanding of socio-economic and legal realities thoroughly entrenched in various aspects of law. As a natural corollary, understanding law is one of the most challenging and daunting experience. The Institute provides a unique and challenging atmosphere realizing the pivotal role of a lawyer in a society. There is a steady novelty and experiment in the teaching methodology, incorporating emerging areas of law in the syllabi on a constant basis, kindling the creative and critical thought among the students. This is enhanced by various National and International Seminars and Conferences conducted regularly by diverse expertise from different sources.
The department is endowed with more than 40 faculty members in different specializations of law and about 1895 students in various under graduate, post-graduate and doctoral courses.