Department of Law and Justice of BUBT is widely regarded as one of the top Law Schools in Bangladesh and is a leading centre for legal research and teaching. Department of Law and Justice at Bangladesh University of Business and Technology (BUBT) is designed to enable our students nourish and unleash their academic, professional and personal potential. We are passionate about teaching our students well, and about helping them to develop a deep understanding and appreciation of the pivotal position of law in a civilized society. Legal studies comes into contact with almost every area of human life touching upon issues relating to business, economics, politics, environment, human rights, international relations and trade. It is significant that the first academic degrees that developed were all related to law. As a law student, you can learn how to tackle some of the most problematic often seemingly irresolvable conflicts and issues in modern society and morality. Our brilliant students of Department of Law and Justice have completed Bar Council Examination with successive success.
Our Law courses are approved by UGC and Bangladesh Bar Council. We use a range of teaching methods, including interactive teaching, in the small group supervision system that is a key part of... Read More
We convey our heartfelt thanks for visiting the Department of Law & Justice, BUBT. Like many other public and private universities of the country Department of Law & Justice is the only Department of the Faculty of Law at BUBT. To meet the requirements of society for becoming good lawyers, judges, academics and professionals in multi-dimensions of law, BUBT is currently offering LL. B. (Hons) and LL. M. (1Year) programs under the Faculty of Law. Both the programs have been launched here keeping the global and national predicaments of the present world in the focal point of all necessary academic and extra curriculum activities. The courses are designed in a comprehensive pattern so that students get full opportunities to enter into any relevant career with confidence. I believe your journey in the Legal Studies at BUBT will be an exciting, enriching, and enlightening one....
History of the Department
Department of Law &Justice at BUBT started its journey as one of its earliest departments in 2009. Initially, there were four Law Programs viz. LL. B. (Hons), LL. M. (1 Year), LL. B. (2 Year) & LL. M. (2 Year) Programs under the Faculty of Law. However, currently we are offering only LL. B. (Hons) and LL. M. (1Year) programs. The Department of Law and Justice has approximately 750 students and 1000 living alumni who have forged distinguished careers in government, public-service organizations, corporations, and law firms throughout the country. The well-known graduates include Mr. Md. Akramul Islam, Lecturer, Northern University, Bangladesh, Ms. Tahnim Amin, Lecturer, ASA University Bangladesh, Ms. Shabnam Jahan, Lecturer, Bangladesh University of Business and Technology (BUBT), Mr. Md. Ashif-Ul-Haque, Lecturer, Bangladesh University of Business and Technology (BUBT) and Mehedi...
Mission & Vision of the Department
Bangladesh University of Business and Technology (BUBT) has been established with "Committed to Academic Excellence" as its slogan. Getting inspired from this we wish to see the department in the highest peak of success. Our vision is to become familiar as a law school dedicated to advancing human dignity, social welfare and justice through knowledge of law. In order to materialize this we shall devote our efforts to the production of focused research outputs of high quality relevant in both the local and international contexts and create an environment through good and responsible management that will ensure outputs of high quality in all our activities and set ourselves suitable goals that may satisfy the country's social and economic needs, especially in the field of law....
Research Group & Area
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....
The Mock Trial of intake-24 , Department o f Law and Justice was held on 15-09-2018 as their regular course work of Clinical Legal Education. In this session S K Golam Mahbub,Special Judge, Dhaka was present as examiner and Dr. Syed Sarfaraj Hamid, Dean Faculty of Law was present as a course teacher. This session was very attractive with active participation of all the students of their intake.
Workshop on How to Prepare Effective Legal Research
Self-Assessment Committee of Law in association with IQAC, BUBT has successfully completed their 4th workshop titled 'How to Prepare Effective Legal Research' on 22/09/2018. The Vice-Chancellor of BUBT, Prof. Md. Abu Saleh was the chief guest and Proctor of the University, Prof. Mian Lutfar Rahman as well as Director of IQAC, Prof. Santi Narayan Ghosh were the special guests. Dr. S M Masum Billah (Billah Masum), Associate Professor of Law, Jagannath University, Dhaka was the key note speaker who shared his innovative ideas as to legal research with all faculties of law. Dr. Syed Sarfaraj Hamid, Head of SAC-Law, was the chair of the program.