The Council of Education's

Our Mission
To fulfill the long felt and emerging need of Legal Education in Southern Maharashtra and create Legal Awareness through quality and relevant legal education.
Our Vision
To impart holistic value legal education to Social Engineers and empower the citizenry for just and human society. Our vision includes not only to produce socially sensitive eminent lawyers but also to become stellar legal institute of Social Justice.
1. To impart legal education and to inculcate the principles of Justice, Equity, Liberty, Equality, Fraternity, Dignity in the minds of the students and to promote National Integration.
2. To impart high sense of Legal, Social, Moral values among students and to discover and develop overall personality in disciplined environment.
3. To create Legal Awareness especially in the weaker sections of the society by providing free legal services.
4. To sensitize the students regarding socio-legal issues of the country and to foster Rule of Law enshrined in the Constitution of India.
5. To bridge the gap between theoretical knowledge and applied practice.
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Welcome to Shahaji Law College, Kolhapur

The Council of Education was established under the auspicious leadership of Late Dr. Ratnappa Kumbhar.
We take pride in being guided by late Dr. Ratnappa Kumbhar, who was a reputed Freedom Fighter social reformer,
notable senior political leader, and educationist and honored as “Sahakar Maharshee”. He was awarded by Doctorate
by Poona University and Padmashree by Government of India.
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Law Courses offered

Three Year Law Course

State Common Entrance Test (CET-Law) is compulsory.

Three Year Law Course

For the admission of first year of both courses the State Common Entrance Test (CET-Law) is compulsory. For the details-
After graduation

Five Year Law Course

After H.S.C.

Five Year Law Course

For the admission of first year of both courses the State Common Entrance Test (CET-Law) is compulsory.
After H.S.C.

LL.M Course

After L.L.B

LL.M Course

For the admission of first year of LLM courses minimum 45% in LLB compulsory.
After L.L.B

Diploma Courses

After H.S.C.
(Duration 1 Year)

Diploma Courses

For the admission process the students are admitted to the said courses on first come first basis. The admission is governed by Shivaji University, Kolhapur.
After H.S.C.

Certificate Course

After H.S.C.​
(Duration 6 Months)

Certificate Course

These course models are distance/external education. The examination system is based upon open book system. The eight contact lecture will be held by experts in the each relevant courses.
After H.S.C.

12.01.2023 – 1. Elections to elect Shahaji Law College functionaries in YIN, Sakal at 11.00 am 2.

The class work for First Year of three year Law course and First Year of Five Year Law Course will begin from Monday 02-01-2023 @ 09 am

Activities & Events

Guest lecture

Guest lecture on “General Principles of Administrative Law and Emerging Trends” on 14/06/2023 Resource Person Prin Dr Amit Sawadi

Annual Prize Distribution

Chief Guest – H’ble Shri Justice Amit Borkar, High Court of Bombay (21 March , 2022)

The Awareness Campaign

Eradication of Substance Abuse was launched in Shahaji Law College in collaboration with the Office

A Parents Meeting for Pre Law II

A Parents Meeting for Pre Law II was conducted in the College on Saturday 11th February 2023.

Photo Gallery

This Institution strives to enrich the knowledge of the stakeholders, to instill confidence and courage in them.

To impart socially relevant Legal Education to the students by involving them in direct and active interaction with the society, to adapt them to face the new social and legal challenges and to bring social reforms and national development.

To raise academic standard to novel heights to bring excellence in quality legal education.