National Law School Of India University (NLSIU) Bangalore

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National Law School of India University, [NLSIU] Bangalore

National Law School of India University (NLS), Bangalore established in 1986 by a statute passed by Karnataka Legislature, is the first Indian Law University. It became functional in 1988. It is the only Law School sponsored by the Bar Council of India with a view to raising the standard of legal education in India. Leading lawyers, judges and academicians have been associating with the law school from the very beginning and in this way; the NLSIU represents the unique partnership among the Bar, the Bench, and the Academia.

The Law School was established with a view to cater to the requirements of the legal profession, law teaching and research, and judiciary and it is expected that the students who study in this School will eventually become legal practitioners, law teachers or engage in legal research or enter the judiciary in due course. The Law School has made web-based legal education and interaction a reality in the areas of distance education programs and for that purpose improved infrastructural facilities to answer the needs.

Key Facts National Law School of India University, Bangalore

  • Oldest Law school in the country
  • Ranked 2nd in Law Category as per The India Today-2008
  • Distance education programs
  • Strong Alumni Network
  • National and international Seminars
  • 100% Placement Assistance
  • State of Art Infrastructure
  • Industry-relevant curriculum
  • Conducive environment for the personal and intellectual growth
  • Ragging free campus

Contact Information:

  • Address:National Law School of India University P.O. Bag 7201, Nagarbhavi, Bangalore - 560 072Karnnataka, India
  • Phone: +91 80 2321 3160 +91 80 2316 0532 +91 80 2316 0533 +91 80 2316 0535
  • Fax:+91 80 23160534

About NLSIU, Bangalore

Affiliated to 11768
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Contact Number and Address

Address Nagarbhavi, Post Bag No. 7201, Bangalore-560 072, Karnataka
District Bangalore
State Karnataka
Pin code 560072
Phone 080-23160531, 3233, 35 [email protected]
Email Id [email protected]

Fee Structure and Scholarships

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Courses Offered


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L.L.B.(5 YEAR COURSE) More Info


Course Name 5 Year Course
Course Level Under Graduate
Start Year 1987
Affiliated To 11768
Mode Regular, Full Time,
Duration 5 sYear
Fee Structure
Accreditation - No Accreditation
Tests Accepted


To pursue 5 year course at NLSIU students must satisfy following eligibility criteria.

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Major Recruiters

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KiiT University 2017-18


Eligibility for Law courses (LLB, integrated LLB) at NLSIU -

1) 3 year Law Degree Course - A candidate who has graduated in any discipline from a recognized University can appear for L.L.B. course

2) Integrated Degree Program - Candidate must have passed 10+2 Higher Secondary Exam or an exam cosidered to be equivalnt to 10+2 Higher Secondary Exam can enrol for integrated degree program (LLB and a first degree in any other subject).

Candidates who have obtained 10+2 Higher secondary exam certificate or a graduate degree after taking up other courses through distance mode are also considered eligible for integrated degree course. But those candidates who have obtained 10+2 Higher secondary exam certificate or a graduate degree through distance mode or from open universities without any basic qualification are not eligible for admission into law courses.

Minimum marks for admission into law courses -

1) 40% for SC/ST candidates

2) 45% for other candidates

Admission Procedure

Admission will be based on a CLAT (Combined Law Aptitude Test).

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