The institute aims to make legal process an efficient instrument of social development and establish new standards of excellence in legal education.
Icon Education Society (I.E.S), as a first step to achieve its objectives, decided to set up an exclusive and independent college to provide specialized and high quality law education for professionals, coupled with all basic infrastructural facilities. The society established Indore Institute of Law (IIL) in 2003, which is the first independent and exclusive college of law in Indore. It is affiliated to the Bar Council of India and Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya (DAVV), Indore. The Teaching pedagogy, courses, admission process and examination process are strictly in terms of regulations of DAVV, Indore. IIL is the only private college in Madhya Pradesh where all the law courses like B.A.LL.B. (Hons.), B.B.A. LL.B. (Hons.), LL.B. (Hons.), and LL.M. are offered under one roof.
About the Chairman
Akshay Kanti Bam is the Chairman of the institute. He is a man of substance who does not believe in day dreaming, but has the courage to chase them and turn them into reality. With his endless efforts, in just a short span of 10 years, he has transformed IIL into a prominent name in legal education in India. Mr. Akshay Bam is the recipient of Captains of Industry Award 2015 from Shri Shivraj Singh Chouhan former Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh. He has also been awarded for Entrepreneur of the Year 2016 by Madhya Pradesh Entrepreneur & Excellence Award, Indore 2016.
IIL has achieved various laurels throughout its glorious journey. They have been awarded on numerous occasions for promoting academic excellence. Among its many notable recognitions, it has also received “Education Excellence Award” by Brands Academy India. The name of IIL has appeared in the Golden Book of World Records and has been awarded Certificate of Excellence.
Vibrant Life of Students
IIL is a student driven college. They believe in democracy and therefore students are even given an opportunity to be a part of management by constituting various students’ societies. There are one Students Council and nine societies namely Election Commission, Event Management Society, Online Society, Placement Society, Legal Aid Society, Literary Society, Moot Court Society, Sports Society, and Alumni Society which are controlled and worked by the students.
Peerless Education and Infrastructure
With a perfect balance of academics and extracurricular activities, the students of IIL understand the values of sacrifice, sensitivity, and courage to fight for the right to serve the profession with commitment, integrity, and excellence. Highly qualified and dedicated faculties provide opportunities to the students to acquire the fundamental knowledge, skills, and ethos necessary for entry and success in the professional practice of law.
IIL believes in 360º development of the students. To cultivate research and analytical skills in students, the institute promotes various publications. This includes the Law Journal “The Legal Voice of India” and Law & Management Journal “Udgyam Vigyati”. Further, it publishes a monthly newsletter “Nyaya Disha” which is a wonderful platform for the students to showcase their deep understanding of law and its surroundings which will lead them to be excellent legal professionals.
IIL has world class, beautiful and Eco-friendly building amidst lush green surrounding, opposite globally famed Indian Institute of Management (IIM) in Indore. This castle-like building houses Smart Class Rooms, Seminar Halls, e-library, Moot Court Room, Auditorium, Residential Campus for Girls and Boys and several such unique facilities. Dainik Bhaskar and Ernst & Young have awarded IIL’s educational building the status of Best Education Building of Central India in the year 2012-2013-2014-2015 consecutively.
Scholarships and Financial Assistance
IIL offers scholarships and financial aid to the brilliant students coming from economically disadvantaged and backward classes. Students portraying academic excellence are awarded with cash prize of Rs. 31,000 every year. IIL also provides scholarship to the students those are selected in IILET (Indore Institute of Law Entrance Test). This year, the institute has distributed scholarship worth more than twenty lakhs.
Assorted Career Opportunities
The institute provides a variety of exposures and career opportunities to its students. It aims at overall career development of career graph of the students. IIL has signed letter of understanding (MoU) with renowned corporates, law firms, and LPOs for internship and placement of students amongst prospective recruiters such as HDFC Bank; Kotak Mahindra Bank; Luthra & Luthra; Anand and Associates, New Delhi; Lex Qual, Coimbatore; Biz and Legis, Ernakulam; Diwan and Associates, Mumbai; Ferry Dhiman and Company, Chandigarh; Bharti Infratel; Airtel; Abhay Nevagi and Associates Pune; and many more.
Promoting Unity in Diversity
In order to promote diversity, IIL holds a fair selection entrance test without any reservation of seats based on domicile or any other criteria. Students from all states gather at the institute as individuals. Various channels promote the college throughout India. Many students attempt the exam based on the recommendation of experts, who consider it as one of the best law Institute. IIL encourages the students to pursue international exchange programs, as they want their students to transcend the boundaries of their city, state, or country and attain career excellence.