Diploma in Housing Laws (Online program) - 2022-23

Institute of Advanced Legal Studies (IALS) announces Online Diploma in Housing Laws  (an autonomous Diploma Course of the Indian Law Society)

About the Course:

The Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, an allied institution of the Indian Law Society, initiated this unique course – Diploma in Housing Laws in the year 1995. It is there on the legal landscape without any challenges until now.

On Line Mode:

All these years this course was being conducted face to face with the resource persons. In year 2020-21, due to challenges of COVID 19 pandemic, Institute decided to conduct the same course online through G-Meet for the benefit of the participants.  For benefit of students residing outside Pune, the Institute has decided to continue to conduct the course online.

The course on Housing laws is very exhaustive and the purpose of training is to provide information about the laws related to Immovable property, Housing and Real Estate, in India.  During the training, the participants are exposed to different laws and provisions related to land and building.

The course also entails a separate discussion with experts on RERA.

The course is designed to train the professionals, like the Architects, Civil Engineers, Promoters and Builders and Lawyers engaged in Real Estate, formation of housing societies and construction.  The DHL Course has received overwhelming response since the beginning from students of Law, practicing advocates, Civil engineers and Architects.


This course will be taught online.  It is designed to be taught in an interactive environment and will use technology (if the resource persons provide) to ensure participative lectures, group discussions, simulations, presentations, and audio-visual tools.

The participative nature will also be followed in the evaluation of students via lecture analysis, objective tests.

Classes will be held four days in a week, in the evening between 6.00 p.m. to 8.00 p.m. – which is suitable for the working professionals.

The faculty for the course comprises of highly eminent lawyers from the Pune Bar and senior professors and industry experts to ensure that the participants learn from the best!


  • Graduate of any recognized University in any discipline; or
  • Candidates appearing for the final year examination of Graduation are also eligible to apply; or
  • Candidates who have completed three years of their 5-year integrated LLB Degree programme in Law are also eligible to apply.
  • Diploma in any discipline or any equivalent diploma from a recognized Institution

Details of the Course: 

Date of Commencement:  12th December 2022
Duration of the course 3 months (32 units of teaching & written exam)

12th December 2022 to 4th February 2023 (subject to holidays and other contingencies)

Beneficiaries of this course (1) Advocates (2) Law students (4) Officers from Government Legal Departments and Private Companies (5) Engineers (6) Architects (7) Professors
Days Monday to Thursday (subject to availability of the Resource persons)
Timings 6.00 p.m. to 8.00 p.m.
Fees Inclusive of Reading Material Rs. 25,000/-  including GST – For Students

Rs. 35,000/- including GST – For Professionals

Payment Mode Payment Mode:  Online Only

Payment can be done online through Direct SBI, Net banking and Credit card

(Once you click on Proceed to Pay, webpage of SBI online will open-chose your option of payment)

Debit Cards payments are NOT acceptable.

Seats Limited
At the end of the course the final assessment of the student is done  based on

  • Lecture analysis
  • Group Discussion  
  • Attendance for the lectures
  • Final Online examination

Break up of marks:

  • Lecture analysis (10 marks)
  • Group Discussion (20 marks)
  • Attendance for lectures (10 marks)
  • Final Online written examination (60 marks)

Total Exam Marks – 100

Passing percentage – 50%

Note – The successful candidates of the Diploma in Housing Laws will be furnished with provisional passing certificates & Mark sheet once the assessment is complete. 

After completion of the final assessment, the final diploma Certificates of the PG diploma course, with seal and signature of the President of the Indian Law Society shall be issued on 4th of March 2023. Please note that 4th March of every year is the foundation day of the Indian Law Society.

 Programme Timeline:

Date Process
15-11-2022 Release of Admission Notice and Application Form
9-12-2022 Last date for Submitting Application Form along with required documents and Payment of Fees
10-12-2022 Publication of list of admitted candidates

(List will be published on website https://ilslaw.edu under Notice )

12-12-2022 Inauguration

Introduction of Diploma course

 1st Lecture of Diploma

Learning Outcome:

·     It acquaints the participants with basic understanding of how real estate market function. 

·     It introduces the participants with relevant laws, principles and practices in real estate business.

·     It familiarizes the participants with property documentation, legal, financial and valuation aspects.

·     Conceptualizing, initiating and analyzing to negotiating, financing and closing the transactions relating to landed property.

Click Here for the Flyer of Diploma Housing Laws.         

Click Here for the Course Contents.                                

Click Here for Frequently Asked Questions.

Course coordinator: Ms. Sathya Narayan, Director, IALS

Ms. Pooja Kannurkar, Research Assistant, IALS    (9730851022)

 For queries: You may write to us at ials@ilslaw.in or call on 9422060258 (Ms Manjusha Gurjar)