Indian National Bar Association (INBA) is pleased to announce its International Academic Tour for Indian Law Students to USA from Feb 11 – 22, 2018.
Purpose of tour:
This tour has been planned to provide law students an overview of Legal Education & Practice in USA and to acquaint them with the Judicial and Parliamentary system of both the countries. This tour will also include the discussion on opening the gates to the foreign legal market in India and promoting good relations among the countries.
Benefits to Law Students:
Opportunity to visit Law Schools of USA
Opportunity to learn about USA Legal Education.
Interaction with the Faculty of Law Schools
Interaction with law Students of USA
Visit to United Nation, US Courts etc
Learn about pursuing higher legal education in USA
Lectures by various Professionals
Certificate of completion
Learn about American Bar Exam
Interaction with USA Law Firms & Lawyers
Learning opportunities about global practice
Important Guidelines & Information
Maximum number of students to be selected: 25
Students of 2nd, 3rd, 4th Year & 5th Year from Five Year integrated LL.B Courses and Students of 2nd and 3rd Year from Three Year LL.B course are eligible.
Should be proficient in speaking and understanding English.
Must have received a Non Objection Certificate from his/her college for the tour.
Must have consent from parents and an undertaking duly signed by them.
Must have an Indian Passport with validity up to 1 years.
To and fro economy class air travel as mentioned in the itinerary
Baggage Allowance as per the airline policy
To and fro Airport Transfers
Lectures by law School Faculty on different topics
Certificate of completion by INBA
Workshops by International Law Institute, Washington DC
Visit to Courts of USA
Visit to United Nations Headquarters
Visit to Statue of Liberty, Liberty Island
Visit to Law Colleges/Universities in USA
Visit to Law Firm Offices in USA
Visit to the Bar Association’s office
Accommodation & Food during the tour
A letter of Visa
Any Increase in Airfare, Visa Fees, Airport Taxes, Govt. Taxes, Fuel Surcharges and any of new Taxes from Government.
Cost of Air ticket deviation charges
Any increase in the rate of exchange leading to an increase in all arrangements which may come in to effect prior to departure
Cost of pre or post tour hotel accommodation & sim card (and calls made during the tour)
Any extra cost incurred on behalf of an individual due to illness , accident, hospitalisation, or any personal emergency or any medical insurance
Any service or activity charges (including entrance fees) other than those included in the itinerary
To and fro Air Fare, Airport Transfers, Visa fees to join/leave the group and Airport snack hamper for joining and leaving guests
Anything specifically not mentioned in the “inclusions” column
Please read the terms and conditions before applying
Last date to apply for the tour: 25 December, 2017
Releasing the names of shortlisted candidates: 28 December, 2017
Last date for the payment of application or reservation charges: 3 January, 2018
Last date for the full payment: 10 January, 2018
Allotment of VISA letters: 13 January, 2018
Cost & payment of the tour:
The total cost of the tour to USA is INR 2,20,000 (Including Visa Cost)
To confirm their participation for the tour , one has to pay upfront initial reservation charges of INR 50,000 latest by 3rd January, 2018
Last Date to make remaining amount is 10th January, 2018
INBA members entitled to get INR 20000 discount in the total fees.
Payment to be made in favor of Indian National Bar Association through/DD/Cheque and online transfer.
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