2.92 acres of land at Sokeythang, East Sikkim has been provided by the State Government for the construction of campus for the Academy. The foundation stone of the Sikkim Judicial Academy (SJA) was laid at Sokeythang near Gangtok on the 14th of May, 2012 by Hon'ble Mr. Justice Altamas Kabir, then a Judge, Supreme Court of India. On 02.06.13, the Sikkim Judicial Academy was inaugurated in its present building (the old Advocate General's office) by Hon'ble Mr. Justice Altamas Kabir, Former Chief Justice of India.
"Sikkim Judicial Academy aims principally at evolving a judiciary consisting of truly learned judges endowed with sterling characted, impeccab;e integrity and above all unquestionable sense of justice. It aims also at evolving a Bar consisting of lawyers who are learned, noble, service minded and who believe that public faith in the judicial system is essential for the survival oh the legal profession."Hon'ble Mr. Justice Pius C. Kuriakose
Sikkim Judicial Academy