|Status Of College:||Bar Council Approved|
|College Facilities:||Hostel, Library, Computer Lab, Language Lab, Conference Room, Students' Court Room, Food Court.|
S K. ACHARYA INSTITUTE OF LAW (SKAIL) was established by SIKKIM BENGAL EDUCATIONAL TRUST (SBET) in 2004 on the campus of University of Kalyani. The institute is named after Late Snehangshu Kanta Acharya, Bar at Law, the legal luminary of Bengal, renowned for his contributions in the field of law and philanthropy. The Institute was formally inaugurated on 30th June, 2004 by Hon'ble Shri. Jyoti Basu, Former Chief Minister of West Bengal in the presence of galaxy of dignitaries. The legal education at SKAIL aims to prepare the students for the real world of practicing law. It aims to prepare them to be competent and principled legal professionals and leaders of the twenty first century in the fields of advocacy, judiciary, legal consultancy, corporate law management, law teaching, public service and governance. S.K. Acharya Institute of Law aims at setting new standards in legal education in the country in terms of course content, teaching methodology, learning environment and examination systems. The legal education at S.K. Acharya Institute of Law focuses on developing the intellectual and professional capabilities in students. It focuses on comprehensive and in depth learning about the legal concepts and doctrines, the substantive and procedural laws and judicial ruling and precedents in various areas of law - traditional as well as emerging. It values analytical and logical reasoning, independent and original thought and ability to reflect upon the place and role of law in the society. Beside this, it lays adequate emphasis on development of professionalism and competence among students in various areas of practical lawyering to prepare them to face the various challenges of modern day legal profession. The course curriculum has been framed keeping in mind the Bar Council of India norms, albeit with a modernizing tendency keeping in tune with the needs of the current times.