To be eligible for a LLD degree program one has to have a PhD degree in a relevant field of study and a work experience of not less than 5 to 6 years.
A Doctor of Law (LLD) degree requires a time commitment of three years to complete and attain the degree.
Generally, an entrance test and personal interview is conducted to select eligible candidates. After successful admissions and completion of the three years intensive study the degree is conferred. Publishing an original research work is mandatory for acquiring this degree.
While PhD is a research degree in Law that entitles professionals with a Doctor of Philosophy in Law, LLD is a Doctor of Law is the cardinal degree in law and is pursuable after a PhD.