Ten Plus Two (+2) Law - National Examination Board (NEB)

Ten Plus Two (+2) program in Law is a two years program offered by National Examination Board (NEB). If someone is seeking to start their career in the administrative/legal sector then a degree in Law provides the perfect platform for putting you on the right path. Law is the most exciting and most popular courses for both home and international students. It is an instrument to transform static society to dynamic. It is the means to translate the voice of people to access justice in society.

Law is an attractive subject and popular choice in any country because of its fantastic career prospects.  Nepal is not an exception. The history of the judicial system of Nepal has gone through various phases i.e. un- codified to codified laws: from kingdom to republic, from customary to legislative and From Janga Bhadur’s Muluki Ain to Nepal’s new criminal and Civil code 2075.


Candidates seeking admission in Ten Plus Two (+2) Law program must have secured overall 'C' Grade in aggregate and D+ in remaining other subjects.

Job prospectus

Some potential area after having a law degree:

  1. Litigation/ advocacy
  2. Civil services
  3. Public prosecutor
  4. Legal secretaries
  5. Judiciary
  6. Research
  7. Politics
  8. Diplomats
  9. Academics
  10. Negotiation and conflict resolution
  11. Bank and financial institution
  12. NGO/INGO and many more.
  13. Entrepreneurship

Curricular structure

Grade XI

  1. Comp. English
  2. Comp.Nepali
  3. General Principles and Theories of Law
  4. Nepalese Legal System
  5. Constitutional Law and the Nepalese Constitution

Total 500 marks

Grade XII

  1. Comp. English
  2. Legal Drafting
  3. Procedural Law
  4. Civil law and Justice and Criminal Law and Justice
  5. Human Rights

Total 500 marks