Government Law College Thirunelveli was established in the year 1996 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. 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, Transport, Moot court, Recreation, Sports, Canteen, Computer centre, Lecture hall, Extra curricular activities and Hostel accommodation. A new approach in teaching methodology focuses on learning through direct experience and original case- studies. The college offers three years undergraduate level Bachelor of Laws (LLB) and five years undergraduate level Bachelor of Laws (LLB).