India’s No. 1 Law School Ranked by GLS for Fifth Consecutive Year

Jindal Global Law School (GLS) at O.P. Jindal Global University has achieved the remarkable distinction of being ranked the No. 1 Law School in India for the 5th consecutive year. Not only is GLS the top law school in India, but it has also secured the 72nd rank in the world, making it the only Indian law school to be featured among the top 100 globally.

This year, the Jindal Global Law School has made an impressive leap from the 84th rank to the 72nd rank in the world, showcasing an upward trajectory by 12 ranks. QS conducted an extensive analysis to produce these rankings, evaluating reputation and research output from nearly 5,000 institutions across 55 subjects and 5 broad subject areas, resulting in over 19,100 entries.

Founding Chancellor of O.P. Jindal Global University, Naveen Jindal, expressed pride in JGLS’s consistent top position in India, highlighting the school’s unwavering commitment to providing world-class legal education. He emphasized the significance of JGLS’s success in meeting the aspirations of Indian youth and commended the faculty and staff for their dedication in maintaining high educational standards.

Prof. (Dr.) C. Raj Kumar, the Founding Vice Chancellor of O.P. Jindal Global University, shared his delight in JGLS’s exceptional achievement in retaining the top position in India for five consecutive years. He credited JGLS’s success to its pedagogy, teaching standards, research outcomes, and international partnerships, which have established it as the premier law school in the country.

The success of JGLS has not gone unnoticed, with two other Indian Law Schools making it to the prestigious list this year. JGLS has surpassed globally renowned institutions in the rankings, showcasing its commitment to top-quality research and excellence in teaching. Additionally, JGLS’s gender diversity and scholarship initiatives reflect the university’s ethos of equity and inclusivity.


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