GITAM School of Law

Visakhapatnam campus

GITAM vision image


Train the students towards justice oriented Law with global competence

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To imbibe cultural, moral and ethical values in the students, besides imparting contemporary legal updates with a view to transform them as socially relevant lawyers, right thinking Judges and compassionate bureaucrats


The aim of GITAM School of Law is to impart quality legal education and maintain high standards of legal learning and research. GITAM School of Law has an academic autonomy with flexibility in curriculum that suits the requirements of Corporate, Bench & Bar. The interdisciplinary approach combined with lawyering skills is best suited for the changing global scenario. The institute is growing at a steady phase and striving to mould the law students to make justice, access to common man through its teaching and research activities.

GITAM School of Law is infusing the obligation of “beyond” the curriculum and necessary skills are imparted to achieve the goals by designing socially relevant curriculum in law. The school provides technically competent law graduates who will be able to handle the new legal complexities and the specializations are offered would lead to cutting edge research in contemporary areas.

GITAM School of Law, with its interdisciplinary and trans-disciplinary resources moulding young law graduates that suits the catena of legal services that can best fit in litigation, judicial services, corporates and elite top services. The value based education with rich blend of theory and practice would equip the students to be a preferred recruitee by the employers at the national & international level.

Key features

  • Campus with multi-Disciplinary Institutions, facilitating the students towards the holistic study and practice in Law.
  • Encourages and facilitates students for setting their own start-ups and law firms.
  • Located within the City Limits near seashore & proximity to the District Courts, Visakhapatnam.
  • Centre for Post Graduate Legal Studies for providing patronage to One Year LL. M. and Research programmes.
  • Centre for Innovation & Intellectual Property Rights (CIIPR) for offering research in contemporary areas and IP facilitation for start-ups and Industries.


GITAM has been ranked amongst Top 10 Law schools in India by Career 360

Board of Studies

R. Anita Rao

Director, Chairperson

G. Raghavaiah

Professor, Member

J. Uma Rao

Associate Professor, Member

Ritu Gupta

Associate Professor, Member

J. Pratima

Assistant Professor, Member

K. Lakshmi

Assistant Professor, Member

V. Rajendra Prasad

Former VC, Acharya Nagarjuna Univeristy - External Member

T. Sunil Chowdary

Former Judge, High Court of AP & President, AP State Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission

Bhavani Prasad Panda

Former VC-Maharashtra National Law University

S. Damodara Rao

Senior Civil Judge & Secretary, District Legal Services Authority, Visakhapatnam


Request for info

  • Raviwada Anita Rao , Director
  • 0891-2840511
  • GITAM School of Law
    Gandhi nagar, Rushikonda
    Andhra Pradesh, INDIA.