DED Financing Options


The Distance Education Department, NLSIU is delighted to announce that financing options are now available for all DED programmes to ensure that you needn’t put your plans of professional advancement on hold.


The DED has engaged with the fintech organisation PayED ( to provide these options for the following programmes: 

  • Master of Business Laws (Years I and II) 
  • Post-Graduate Diploma in Intellectual Property Rights Law 
  • Post-Graduate Diploma in Medical Law and Ethics
  • Post-Graduate Diploma in Cyber Law and Cyber Forensics


In addition, the DED has also introduced an option allowing candidates to split the fee into two instalments, thereby easing their financial planning and structuring, for the following programmes:

  • Post-Graduate Diploma in Human Rights Law
  • Post-Graduate Diploma in Child Rights Law 
  • Post-Graduate Diploma in Environmental Law 
  • Post-Graduate Diploma in Consumer Law and Practice


These financing options are as follows:


Financing Options for MBL-I Year, MBL-II year, PGDIPRL, PGDMLE, and PGDCLCF


  1. The candidate would be required to pay Rs.8,475 upfront at the time of admission, and subsequently, Rs.3,000 per month for 8 months.
  2. The interest component would amount to Rs.2,475 in total; however, once the candidate completes all 8 payment instalments described above, they would receive coupons and cashbacks from PayED amounting to Rs.8,500.
  3. These rates are valid for the calendar month, and may change thereafter. Taxes as applicable would be charged additionally.
  4. The PayED team will send the candidate a confirmation message after the application is submitted; the team will also contact candidates by email, SMS, or over a phone call once the application is approved. Upon approval, the candidate would have to execute an agreement with PayED recording the payment terms, following which, the fee amount would be transferred to the DED, along with an intimation to the student. 

For a step-by-step guide on the application process, please click here.


Financing Options for PGDHRL, PGDCRL, PGDEL, and PGDCLP


  1. Candidates now have an option of splitting the fee amount into two invoices/ instalments. This would assist candidates plan and structure their finances in a more flexible manner. 
  2. The first instalment of Rs. 5,000 would be payable at the time of applying for admission; this is broken up into the following components: Rs. 1,500 (application fee) + Rs. 2,500 (admissions fee) + Rs. 1,000 (programme fee) 
  3. The second instalment, for the remaining fee amount, would be payable by September 30, 2020.

For a step-by-step guide on the application process, please click here.