Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan has been declared as a deemed University, u/s 3 of the UGC Act, 1956.
There has been persistent endeavour to achieve excellence and carve out a niche in the national
and global education map.
The University has nine constituent institutions, which offer specialized technical and professional
programmes in different disciplines. S'O'A University has been awarded Rank 16 A by National
Institutional Ranking Framework, Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India.
SOA University currently occupies first position all over Odisha. The University has the accreditation
by National Assessment & Accreditation Council (NAAC) which awarded the University Grade 'A, for
its visible performance.
Different faculties of the university have been duly approved by the respective statutory bodies. The
university offers undergraduate, post graduate, doctoral and postdoctoral programmes in Law,
Engineering and Technology, Computer Application, Medical & Dental Sciences, Nursing, Business
Administration, Hotel Management, Hospital Administration, Pharmacy, Biotechnology and
The university is proactive in its approach to understand and meet the changing requirements of
students, employees and the community at large. The university aims at maintaining continuous
learning, improvement and transformation in technical and professional education. The university
emphasizes on the quality of learning process keeping in view of its vision and mission.
SOA National Institute of Law (SNIL), a premier law institute under Siksha '0' Anusandhan
University was set up in the year 2010 with the objective of being the center of excellence in legal
education and research.
SNIL with the state-of- the-art facility to impart quality and research oriented professional education
with dedicated and experienced faculty is a name to be reckoned, with in the educational firmament
of the country. SNIL offers innovative, carrier oriented programme at all levels, matching the
requirements of Industry, Corporation, Entrepreneurs, Academic and other kindred institutions.
Established in the year 2010, the SOA National Institute of Law (SNIL) offers Five Year Integrated
Double Degree Course in Law i.e. BA.LLB(H), BBA.LLB(H) and B.Sc.LL.B(H) at the Graduate Level,
and the One Year Course in Master of Laws i.e., LL.M with different specializations at the Post
Graduate Level and Ph. D programme in Law.
All these programmes are duly approved and recognized by Bar Council of India and UGC and
driven by a curriculum directed to cater the needs of Industry, Academics and Society. The institute
envisions to shape the careers of the students in dynamic and emerging prospects and to create
ambassadors who take pride of being a product of SNIL.
Aggrandizing the glint of Legal Education, the Faculty of Legal Studies, SOA National Institute of
Law, Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan University, Bhubaneswar organized the first ever edition of its Flagship
Event, the All India Law School Meet, Legal Spectra in the year 2013, which eventually turned out to
be great success. Following its footprints, the second edition of Legal Spectra gained momentum
and turned out to be a huge success, as the Meet not only witnessed participation from various
National Law Universities and other reputed Law Schools across the nation but so also it received
support and patronage from various Corporate Houses, Organizations, Media Houses and other
Aspiring to carry forward the same enthusiasm and disposition of interactive learning, sharing of
ideas and togetherness; having admiration to achieve even higher amplitude of success, the SOA
National Institute of Law, Bhubaneswar has announced the 4th edition of the All India Law School
Meet, Legal Spectra 2016 to be held from 10th to 13th November 2016. The Mega event will host 10
major events with Moot Court Competition being its flagship competition.