Snehangshu Kanta Acharya Institute of Law

Welcome from Director

I am delighted to welcome you to S.K. Acharya Institute of Law, a premier institution for legal education.

As you investigate where you will spend the next five years for your legal education, I invite you to come and visit SKAIL. The study of law is demanding and rigorous, and so is the education that you will receive at SKAIL. At SKAIL, you will find an extensive curriculum, a high caliber faculty mostly stationed at Kalyani, a student-centered philosophy, and an ideal environment for intellectual growth. In other words, SKAIL is the perfect place for you to obtain your law degree.

I encourage you to explore the numerous reasons why our Law College may be the ideal place for you to begin your journey to join the illustrious group of people who have studied the law. You will soon discover that the study of law can prepare you for opportunities to embark upon a number of career paths. While you are preparing for these opportunities, it is important to place yourself in an environment that helps you develop your full potential. The legal education at SKAIL aims to prepare the students for the real world of practicing law. It aims to prepare them to be competent and principled legal professionals and leaders of the twenty first century in the fields of advocacy, judiciary, legal consultancy, corporate law management, law teaching, public service and governance.

S.K. Acharya Institute of Law aims at setting new standards in legal education in the country in terms of course content, teaching methodology, learning environment and examination systems. The legal education at S.K. Acharya Institute of Law focuses on developing the intellectual and professional capabilities in students. It focuses on comprehensive and in depth learning about the legal concepts and doctrines, the substantive and procedural laws and judicial ruling and precedents in various areas of law – traditional as well as emerging. It values analytical and logical reasoning, independent and original thought and ability to reflect upon the place and role of law in the society. Beside this, it lays adequate emphasis on development of professionalism and competence among students in various areas of practical lawyering to prepare them to face the various challenges of modern day legal profession. The course curriculum has been framed keeping in mind the Bar Council of India norms, albeit with a modernizing tendency keeping in tune with the needs of the current times.

Part of a longstanding tradition in excellence is SKAIL’s high-caliber faculty. First and foremost, our faculty members are teachers, devoted to your education, and they are masters at integrating theory and practice. Our faculty consists of persons who are dedicated to teaching and legal research and who are highly innovative, experienced, knowledgeable and inspiring. Members of our visiting faculty are of acknowledged standing and have created niche for themselves in their respective fields.

As Director of S.K.Acharya Institute of Law I wish you all the best and I am confident that you will find your association with S.K. Acharya Institute of Law intellectually,professionally and personally rewarding.

Dr. H.K. Saha Roy, (Triple M.A.)
Barrister-at-Law, PhD.
Honorary Director, S.K. Acharya Institute of Law.