Dr. Ambedkar Government Law College was established in the year 1891 and it is affiliated to Tamil Nadu Dr Ambedkar Law University. The college is approved by Bar Council of India (BCI), Government of India, New Delhi. It is one of the oldest law institutes in India. The College has got the perfect ambience to establish itself as a centre of distinction in legal studies and research and they all are putting in the most serious and genuine efforts for achieving the desired professional and academic excellence. The college provides the most modern legal education through improved methods of teaching and training of newer skills needed for the profession with well stocked Library, Seminar and conference room, Lecture hall, Sports and games, Computer with internet facility, Auditorium, Hostel accommodation and Extra curricular activities. A new approach in teaching methodology focuses on learning through direct experience and original case- studies. The college offers three years and five years courses in Bachelor of Laws (LLB) and five years postgraduate level Master of Laws (LLM).