Dr.S.Durga Lakshmi M.L.,Ph.D


The name of Government Law College, Salem is steadily embarking its way to be added in the Hall of Fame in the history of Legal Education in Tamil Nadu and stepping stones of success had already been strongly laid down by our beloved Hon’ble Chief Minister Thiru Edappadi K.Palanisamy who’s dream vision was to start a LAW COLLEGE in the City of Salem to cater the needs of many students who are aspiring to learn law in this region.

Mahatma Gandhi propounded a theory, ‘Right began on Consciousness’.

Life is full of challenges and opportunities. However, to unearth such opportunities and to be capable of facing the challenges of dynamic global environment, one needs to think creatively and innovatively. Education in Law at Government Law College, Salem surely fosters professional, intellectual and personal development that helps an individual to think in an innovative and creative manner.

“A law is valuable, not because it is a law, but because there is right in it”.

In recent times, Legal Education has proved to be an area of growing avenues and its reach has widened in leaps and bounds, which the College has facilitated by catering to diverse needs. Academic environment, intellectual capital, physical infrastructure, and career oriented education are some of the important interface placement and career oriented education are some of the important dimensions of the quality of a Law institute.

Our Law College works on its motto, ‘Excellence always in Legal Education’. The study of Law at Government Law College, Salem would equip the students to enrich themselves to give better service to the people with wisdom which will help them to prepare for legal excellence and leadership. College is committed to provide best legal education under the guidance of dedicated team of Law Faculty and successful legal practitioners who will help in enriching students for achieving professional excellence for fostering justice for the common people. Our Institution offers five year integrated BA, LLB and three year LLB Courses where the students will also undergo Internships, Moot Courts, Simulation and Negotiation exercises every year to get acquainted with the actual functioning of the Courts and Tribunals. Our emphasis is on innovative learning which we achieve by unique teaching and value imparting style, it encompasses the conceptual inputs and hand-on approach legal issues.

The college offers excellent academics infrastructure and facilities in a lush green and pollution free Campus which has been the meeting point of ideas and best academic practices. We uphold integrity, credibility and commitment in all our dealings. As new perspective continues to emerge in the global environment, law courses curriculum and electives are highly responsive and flexible, reflecting the problems and issues most relevant in the field of Law today and tomorrow.

Steps towards Success for any institution is always in the hands of an able administrator. A strong foundation at GLC Salem has been laid down by Special Officer, Dr.K.S.Gopalakrishnan Sir for taking all initiatives in setting up base for bigger achievements. Respected Director of Legal Studies Dr.N.S.Santhosh Kumar has been our pillar of Strength and moral fiber who has extended his fullest support and assistance in all the activities. He is an embodiment of simplicity and his guidance in all aspects has given me wings of fire to enable me to carve a special name for GLC Salem in the Legal Education of Tamil Nadu.

Welcome to the passionate learning culture and to a warm academic community. I welcome you all to visit and explore our campus and experience the vibration at our hub of law learning centre. We invite you to be a part of center of excellence in making while we groom for a global career.

-Dr.S.Durga Lakshmi M.L.,Ph.D

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