Thank you for your interest in Themis School of Law, Karachi’s first and only dedicated law school offering the LLB (Hons) programme of the University of London International Programmes, combined with a Pakistani Legal Skills Course.
We understand that choosing the right law school can be a difficult and overwhelming task. Since law is quite a challenging and complex field of study, the decision of choosing a law school where you will spend the most crucial yeas of your undergraduate studies has to be made with the utmost of thought and deliberation.
Here, at Themis School of Law, YOU are our focus. We aim to provide you with all the information you need to know about our curriculum and teaching philosophy so that you can make an informed decision. Not only will we guide you through the admissions process but will continue to guide you through all stages of your legal education once you become part of Themis School of Law.
At Themis School of Law, one of our basic aims is that you have a true law school experience and feel what being a law student truly means. Being a dedicated law school, our priority is to develop your analytical skills, devotion and passion for law, professional ethics, leadership capabilities, communication skills, and cognitive fervour. Our Legal Skills Course is a course designed to supplement the academic stage with practical legal skills sought by legal employers within Pakistan. This course will introduce our students to basic but essential foundational legal skills such as drafting, opinion writing, negotiations, advocacy, research and effective note taking skills. We strive to ensure that our students excel academically and graduate as a highly skilled, employable and responsible citizen with the ability to be a future leader in your chose profession. By giving you a thorough grounding in both the academic and practical legal skills required for a career in the legal profession, we know that you will be prepared to both work as a team and be a leader in your chosen professions.
Our goal is to impart legal education in a manner through which you acquire the required legal acumen, understanding of legal issues, and analytical skills which are necessary to succeed in a career at law. A practical approach to education and the law will give you an edge over other foreign law graduates since you will be familiar with what using a law degree means in real life.
You are offered, apart from the mandatory LLB degree courses, such as Law of Contract, Criminal Law, Law of Torts, Property Law, EU law and Jurisprudence, various optional courses from specialist areas of law, such as Commercial Law, Islamic Law, Law of Evidence, Intellectual Property Law and many others, which are not being currently offered by other law schools.
Themis School of Law also places a lot of emphasis on individual attention and students’ personal and professional development. We take pride in having one of the best available faculty for the laws programme. You will have real lawyers with ample teaching experience as your teachers who are fuelled with a passion to inspire and guide you throughout your law school experience. Our teachers are fully committed and dedicated to seeing you succeed in your studies, extracurricular activities, and future careers.
The academic experience at Themis School of Law is complemented by a rich programme of extra-curricular and co-curricular activities to provide you with a complete university life experience, including national and international mooting competitions, a regular calendar of distinguished guest speakers from academia and senior legal positions etc., and visits to District and High courts and the Supreme Court.
Our admission policy is that every applicant is to be considered individually in a holistic assessment using all the information available to us, including:
Please review the complete Entry Requirements here. Once you have checked the Entry Requirements, you will have to follow the admission procedure and complete your application online on the Admissions Portal. Alternatively, you can pick up an admission form from the Admissions Office and submit it back after completing the application.
We understand that the application process can be tedious and stressful so please feel free to contact the Admissions Office if you require further assistance with your application.
Themis School of Law looks forward to welcoming you and guiding you through your journey in becoming a lawyer!