This department started its activities with a B.A program held in the Faculty of Literature and Human Sciences in the academic year of 1995-1996 and admitted its first group of students in February 1996. With the approval of the University chancellor of the time, this department was transferred to Faculty of Administrative Sciences and Economics in the first semester of the academic year of 2002-2003.
M.A programs in Private Law as well as Criminal Law and Criminology were launched in this department in October 2007 and October 2008 respectively. Currently, this department, benefiting from 15 faculty members, is educating 276 B.A and 138 M.A students in the two programs of Private Law and Criminal Law and Criminology. This department has also been publishing the scientific-promotional journal of Economic Law since 2010. Journal Email: email@example.com