Rajiv Gandhi National University of Law (RGNUL), Punjab, was established by the State Legislature of Punjab by passing the Rajiv Gandhi National University of Law, Punjab Act, 2006 (Punjab Act No. 12 of 2006).
The Act incorporated a University of Law of national stature in Punjab, thereby fulfilling the need for a Centre of Excellence in legal education in the modern era of globalization and liberalization. RGNUL started functioning from its Headquarters-Mohindra Kothi, The Mall, Patiala w.e.f. 26 May 2006. The University acquired approval of the Bar Council of India (BCI) in July 2006. The University also got registered with the University Grants Commission (UGC), New Delhi under Section 2(f) of the University Grants Commission Act, 1956 and has been declared fit to obtain grant from the (UGC) under Section 12-B of the UGC Act, 1956.
Rajiv Gandhi National University of Law, Patiala has been committed to the goal of creating legal knowledge and expertise in India. Ever since its establishment Rajiv Gandhi National University of Law, a prestigious centre of learning and knowledge has progressively acheived success.
The recognitions and awards won by the students and faculty have clearly mapped it on yhr national scene. Being a prestigious centre of learning and knowledge, we intend to further improve and promote high quality in academics and research so as to meet the global standards and contribute substantially to society and play a distinctive role in nation building.
To meet the complexities in this technological world, RGNUL is committed to provide online diploma courses and certificate courses for the students, professionals and others.
The university is being assisted by "My Legal Studio", which is an online education portal in the field of law. In the collaboration with My Legal Studio, we are offering various courses like Diploma in Corporate Laws and various certificate courses.
These activities will introduce our students to the frontiers of knowledge and provide them with opportunities to learn skills and discipline. We at Rajiv Gandhi National University of Law are committed to provide the students with excellent education and practical training. To achieve this aim, we have continuously strive to update our courses like "online diploma courses" keeping in view the changing needs of different professions, industries and social landscape.