Medical law and ethics (PGDMLE)


The National Law School of India University, the oldest of the "Law Schools" is well known for its role in 'redefining' the legal education In India. It is sponsored by the Bar Council of India. The Professional Regulatory Body for Law is attempting to bring a ‘Social Change' by imparting legal education through Distance Education Programmes. These Distant Education Programmes are designed to empower the Interested candidates in expanding & deepening their legal knowledge in the globalized world.


Paper I - Introduction to Law & Legal Systems

Paper II - Law & Health - An Interphase

Paper III - Medical Professional, Patient and the Law - The Legal Relationship

 Paper IV- Law & Medicine - Some Emerging Issues

Paper V - Dissertation


The programme does not have any age limit. Interested graduates of any discipline may enroll.


  1. All basic reading materials shall be provided.
  2. Contact classes shall be conducted at Meenakshi Mission Hospital, Madurai, spread over 9 days in a year.
  3. Boarding during contact classes to be borne by the participant.