Mumbai, Aug. 22 -- Around 500 Bachelor of Law (LLB) students risk losing six months in their academic and professional career due to the Mumbai Uiversity's (MU) delay in releasing the mark sheets of re-evaluation for their fifth-semester exams.

Third-year law students, who have cleared the sixth and last semester, are awaiting the mark sheets of re-evaluation of the repeat fifth-semester examination exams, which were held in April. Students are afraid that they may not be able to take the All India Bar Examination (AIBE), the qualifying exam to practice law, as the deadline to apply for the test is September 1.

"While the re-evaluation results were declared earlier this month, MU is yet to issue the mark sheets. The students can't complet...