The Tamil Nadu Dr. Ambedkar Law University was established by the Government of Tamil Nadu on September 20th 1997. The University started functioning from October 1997. The School of Excellence in Law of this University, offers 5 year B.A.LL.B.(Hons.), 5 year B.Com.LL.B.(Hons.), 5 year B.B.A.LL.B.(Hons.), 5 year B.C.A.LL.B.(Hons.) and 3 year LL.B.(Hons.) The Post-Graduate and Research Centre of this University offers Master of Law (LL.M. Degree Courses) under CBCS pattern in nine different specializations and provides opportunity to pursue research in diverse areas of Law. One Master’s Degree Course and twelve Post Graduate Diploma Courses and one Certificate Course are offered through Distance Education Mode.