The Indian Law Institute (ILI) was founded in 1956 primarily with the objective of promoting and conducting legal research. The objectives of the Institute as laid down in its Memorandum of Association are to cultivate the science of law, to promote advanced studies and research in law so as to meet the social, economic and other needs of the Indian people, to promote systematization of law, to encourage and conduct investigations in legal and allied fields, to improve legal education, to impart instructions in law, and to publish studies, books, periodicals, etc.
The Institute is an autonomous body registered under the Societies Registration Act, 1860, the Indian Law Institute has the requisite independence and academic freedom to carry out its objectives. The membership of the Institute is now nearly three thousand representing the persons interested in the study and advancement of law.
THE INDIAN LAW INSTITUTE
Bhagwan Dass Road,
New Delhi - 110 001
The Institute offers scholarships of 10,000/- per annum to the students admitted in ILI in order of merit of the Common Admission Test to the first two students admitted to LL.M. - 1 year. The scholarship will be awarded after the 1st trimester/semester examination. The scholarship will continue till these students complete their studies provided they continue to secure minimum 55% marks in the 1st attempt of the university examinations and maintain the quality of research papers submitted by them during the course of study.
Merit-Cum-Means Scholarship :
With a view to help the deserving meritorious needy students admitted to LL.M.-1 year, the Institute might reimburse half the fee of any student (maximum 5% of the intake) keeping in view his/her financial status on the recommendations of the committee to be constituted by the Director.
Gold Medals To Meritorious Students :
There is a scheme for award of Gold Medals to Meritorious Students who secured highest marks (First rank) in the LL.M.-1 year course and in some Post Graduate Diploma Examinations conducted by the Institute. Students may seek the rules for this after joining the programme.
Scholarships are grant-in-aid to a student who wants to pursue education at Indian Law Institute, New Delhi