The National Law University, Jodhpur is an institution of national prominence established under the National Law University, Jodhpur, Act, 1999 (Act No. 22 of 1999) enacted by the Rajasthan State Legislature. The University is established for the advancement of learning, teaching, research and diffusion of knowledge in the field of law. It caters to the needs of the society by developing professional skills of persons intending to make a career in advocacy, judicial service, law officer / managers and legislative drafting as their profession.
It is one of the first institutions in India to offer degrees viz. B.B.A., LL.B. (Hons.); B.A., LL.B. (Hons.); and B.Sc., LL.B. (Hons.) at the undergraduate level.
At the postgraduate level, the University offers LL.M. (Corporate Laws), M.B.A. (Insurance), M.S. (Insurance) & LL.M. (IPR and Technology Laws) programs. Apart from the aforesaid courses, the University also encourages scholars to undertake the Ph.D. & Higher Research Programs.