At BUBT, there is a provision for compulsory legal research for each and every law student at undergraduate level. More specifically, there are two courses on legal research viz. (i) Law-646 (Legal Research Methodology) and (ii) Law-647 (Dissertation).
In Legal Research Methodology, students are taught different arts of research viz. abstract writing, keywords, methodology, designing, referencing, sampling, etc. whereas in case of dissertation, each student will have to produce a dissertation paper comprising 6,000 – 10000 words in contemporary Legal Issues of Home and Abroad. The student, on consultation with the supervisor would choose the research topic. It is noted that research group and area are determined by the department in an alphabetical order is generally followed in this regard.