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(ii) who has received from the Senate a special Ch. XXI. grace under section 19 of the Indian Universities Act of 1904,

shall be permitted to proceed to the Degree of Bachelor of Laws.

2. Such candidate after completing a "regular course of study" in an affiliated School of Law for not less than one academical year (of twelve months including vacations) shall be admitted to the Previous Examination in Law.

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3. Every candidate for admission to this examination shall produce a certificate in the form hereinafter prescribed to the effect that he has prosecuted a ' regular course of study" in a School of Law affiliated to this University for not less than one academical year (of twelve months including vacations) after having passed the B.A. or B.Sc. Examination.

4. The Previous Examination in Law shall be held once in every year at the following places :

Agra, Allahabad, Aligarh, Bareilly, Cawnpore, Jabalpur, Lucknow, Meerut and Nagpur;

and such other places as the Syndicate may from time to time appoint:

Provided always that the Syndicate, if not satisfied that proper arrangements can be made for supervision, may remove any place or places from the list of centres.

5. The Faculty shall from time to time prescribe the total number of lectures, not being less than eighty, to be delivered both for the Previous and for the Final examinations during the academical term.

6. The examination shall be conducted entirely by means of papers.

7. Every candidate shall present himself for the examination in the following subjects:

(i) Jurisprudence.

(ii) The Law of Contracts.

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(iii) The Law of Easements and Torts.
(iv) The Law of Evidence.

(v) Criminal Law and Procedure.

8. A paper shall be set in each of the above subjects, and the examination shall be held in such order as the Faculty may direct.

9. The Faculty shall from time to time recommend the text-books and the Acts to be studied in connection with the subjects prescribed both for the Previous and the Final examinations.

10. No candidate shall be admitted to the examination for the Degree of Bachelor of Laws unless he has passed the Previous Examination in Law, and has since passing the said examination prosecuted a "regular course of study" for not less than one academical year of twelve months including vacations in a School of Law affiliated to the University.

10 (a). Notwithstanding anything contained in these Regulations, any candidate who has obtained the Degree of B.A or B.Sc. as aforesaid shall, up to 31st December, 1909, be admitted to the Previous Examination in Law: if he has prosecuted a "regular course of study" for not. less than one academical year in a school of law affiliated to the University and to the LL.B. examination if he has prosecuted such course of study for not less than two academical years prior to the 1st November, 1907.

10 (b). That for candidates entitled to admission to the LL.B. Examination under regulation 10 (a) supple-mentary examinations for the Degree of LL.B. shall be held in 1908 and 1909 under the regulations in force prior to 1st November, 1905, and notwithstanding anything to the contrary contained in these regulations the aforesaid regulations shall be deemed to be in force for the purpose of holding the said supplementary examina

tions.

11. A candidate failing to pass may be admitted to one or more subsequent examinations on his making a fresh application and on payment of a fresh fee, notwithstanding anything contained in Chapter XI, Regula

tion 16.

12. The examination shall be conducted partly viva voce and partly by papers.

13. Every candidate shall present himself for examination in the following subjects :—

(ii) In the case of candidates from the Central Pro- Ch. XXI.
vinces, including Berar, the Central Provinces
Tenancy Act, and the Central Provinces
Land Revenue Act, together with the rules
made thereunder; and in the case of other
candidates the Law relating to Land Tenures,
Rent and Revenue in the United Provinces
of Agra and Oudh.

(iii) Hindu Law, with the statutory modifications
thereof.

(iv) Mahomedan Law, with the statutory modifica-
tions thereof.

(v) The Law relating to Transfer of Property, in-
cluding the principles of Equity, in so far as
they relate to the subject.

(vi) Equity with special reference to the Law of
Trusts and of Specific Relief.

(vii) Jurisprudence and Indian Constitutional Law.

14. A paper shall be set in each of the above subjects. The examination shall be held in such order as the Faculty may direct.

15. As soon as may be possible after the examination, the Syndicate shall publish a list of the candidates who have passed, either in the Previous or in the LL.B. Examination, arranged in two classes.

All candidates who have passed shall be placed in one or other of such classes. A candidate who, out of the aggregate marks obtainable, obtains not less than 60 - per cent shall be placed in the first class, and a candidate who obtains not less than 50 per cent shall be placed in the second class: provided that no candidate shall be placed in either class who does not succeed in obtaining a minimum of 30 per cent of the marks allotted to each paper. Fifteen per cent of the marks assigned to each subject shall be allotted to the vivâ voce examination.

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CHAPTER XXII.

MASTER OF LAWS.

1. Any candidate who has obtained the Degree of Bachelor of Laws shall, two years after obtaining the said degree, and when he so desires, be admitted to the examination for the Degree of Master of Laws.

2. The examination shall be conducted partly vivâ voce and partly by papers.

The Faculty shall from time to time indicate generally the subjects for examination.

3. The standard for this examination shall be fixed by the Faculty.

CHAPTER XXIII.

DOCTOR OF LAWS.

1. No special examination shall be held, but any person who has obtained the Degree of Master of Laws, may be admitted to the Degree of Doctor of Laws, without examination, provided

(a) that two members of the Faculty of Law or two Doctors of Laws certify to the satisfaction of the Syndicate that since obtaining the Degree of Master of Laws he has practised his profession with repute for at least five years and that in habits and character he is a fit and proper person for the Degree of Doctor of Laws; and

(b) that he has written an essay approved by the Faculty of Law, or by a sub-committee thereof, on some subject connected with Law or with Jurisprudence.

CHAPTER XXIV.

MISCELLANEOUS.

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1. Upon receipt of a notice from the Local Government inviting the Senate to recommend one of its Fellows to be nominated Councillor for making Laws and Regulations, the Vice-Chancellor shall, for the purpose of making such recommendation, convene a Convocation consisting of

(i) the Senate ;

(ii) Honorary Fellows, if any, of the University who
held the office of Fellow of the University, on
the first day of October 1904.

The proceedings shall be held either in the ordinary way or in the manner prescribed in Chapter I, Regulations 6-10, as the President may determine.

2. Meetings of the Senate, Syndicate and Faculties shall, unless for special cause the Chancellor or ViceChancellor direct otherwise, be held in the Muir Central College.

Meetings of the Senate shall be open to Press Reporters, unless in any special case, the Vice-Chancellor otherwise directs.

3. Pending any grant of arms to the University of Allahabad, the Common Seal of the University shall bear the Royal Arms, surrounded by a circular band, the upper half of which band shall bear the words "University of Allahabad," and the lower half shall bear the motto "Quot rami tot arbores."

4. The academic dress prescribed

For the Chancellor-is a deep crimson cloth gown with a four inch band of cream coloured plush down the front and round the bottom of the sleeves outside. The cap shall be a black velvet square cap with a gold tassel. For the Vice-Chancellor-is a deep crimson cloth gown with a two inch band of cream coloured plush down the

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