Symbiosis means ‘Living together for the mutual benefit of each other.’ The institution was established in June 1977. Academia is a perfect amalgamation of education and culture with global standards. It is an integral part of Symbiosis International University since 2002.
With the degree of autonomy in learning, teaching and research, SLS, Pune is known among flagship Law institutions. Present in the heart of Pune, this outstanding institution stands ahead in offering various law courses. In 2013, the Bar Council of India had granted it with the Gold Star Award.
Symbiosis Law School has achieved milestones in learning, teaching, and research. The creative educational experiments and innovation have distinguished it from other law institutes. SLS Pune has collaborated with various prestigious educational institutes to offer the best to its students.
NIRF (National Institutional Ranking Framework) has ranked it 7th in 2019. In 2018 it was ranked 3rd best among India’s Best Colleges: Law by India Today. The Week has ranked it 10th as Top Law colleges 2017. In India Today Nelson Survey the institute was ranked among top 10 law schools in 2013.
SLA’s library or learning resource center is a hub of traditional materials and electronic resources. The center is designed carefully to allow physical and digital spaces to cater research and learning. There are collections of print materials such as magazines, journals, and books as well as electronic data and other web resources that can be accessed via a tablet or computer.
To maintain discipline, students need to follow certain rules prescribed by the administration. SLS has a strict attendance policy, and students are encouraged to have maximum attendance. A student whose attendance is below 75% will not be allowed to appear in end semester examination as it will result in Term Not Granted (TNG). The student will also be debarred to all privileges, such as participating in events like Seminars, Moots, Debates, and Screening for placement.
The institute offers different courses in the field of Law such as B.A/BBA LL.B (Hons), LL.B, LL.M and certification course in European Union Legal Studies. A candidate seeking admission in B.A/BBA LL.B (Hons.) must have appeared for SLAT. For admission in LL.B and LL.M, the eligible candidate must have appeared for All India Admission Test (AIAT). Admission in certification course is on first come, first serve basis.