S.K. Acharya Institute of Law, which is also known as Snehangshu Kanta Acharya Institute of Law, came into existence in 2004. It is managed and run by Sikkim Bengal Educational Trust (SBET). Affiliated to University Of Kalyani, the educational institution is approved by Bar Council of India (BCI), Government of India, New Delhi. S.K. Acharya Institute of Law is also recognized by the West Bengal Council for Higher Education, Government of West Bengal.
Snehangshu Kanta Acharya Institute of Law aims to provide legal education among the young aspirants, who want to become proficient lawyers. The law institute conducts undergraduate and postgraduate course in legal education. At the UG level, it imparts B.A.LL.B (Hons.), a five-year program while at the PG level, it offers Master of Laws (LLM), which is a two-year full time course. S.K. Acharya Institute of Law provides basic amenities to make sure all round development of its students.