5 Years BA LLB Course

Eligibility and Admission Procedure
Admissions to first year of the 5 year B.A., LL.B. integrated course, is strictly based on merit, based on the marks secured by the candidate in the qualifying examination. To be eligible for admission in the 5 year B.A., LL.B. integrated course, the candidate should:
have successfully completed Pre-University course or Senior Secondary School course (‘+2’) or equivalent such as (11+1, ‘A’ level in Senior School Leaving Certificate course) from a recognised University of India or outside or from Senior Secondary Board or equivalent, constituted or recognised by the Union or by the State Government or from any equivalent institution from a foreign country recognised by the government of that country for the purpose of issue of qualifying certificate on successful completion of the course, may apply for and be admitted into the course.

Provided that applicants who have obtained +2 Higher Secondary Pass Certificate or First Degree Certificate after prosecuting studies in distance or correspondence method shall also be considered as eligible for admission to the course.

Provided further that the applicants who have obtained 10+2 or graduation or post graduation through open Universities system directly without having any basic qualification for prosecuting such studies are not eligible for admission to the course.

Be or be less than twenty years in case of general category of applicants and less than twenty two years in the case of applicants from SC, ST and other backward communities as on 1st June.

Have secured marks, which shall not be below 45% (44.5% and above shall be treated as 45%) of total marks in qualifying examination, in case of general category applicants and 40% (39.5% and above shall be treated as 40%) of total marks in case of SC and ST applicants.

Intake and Reservation
The intake in 5 year B.A., LL.B. course shall be 120. (Two sections, A and B with intake of 60 in each section). While admitting candidates to the course, reservation policy of the Government of Karnataka governing admission to higher educational institutions issued from time to time shall be applied.

Fee Structure
Candidate seeking admission to the Five Year B. A., LL. B. degree course and those admitted to such course shall pay the tuition and other fees as prescribed by the University from time to time.


1. The student must have attended a minimum of 75% classes conducted in the semester. *
2. The student shall have paid the examination fees and submitted the applications to the University for both semesters of the academic year.*
3. Minimum Two subjects should completed in each academic year.(i.e. 2 semesters)*
* No student shall be promoted to next academic year unless above provisions are fulfilled.
4. Students are required to successfully complete the entire course within Eight years for (3 years) and 10 Years for (5 years) from admission to the course.

A student shall be eligible for the award of the LL.B. Degree after he/ she has successfully completed all the prescribed courses in all the semesters and has secured a minimum of 40% in the aggregate provided his or her character and conduct are found to be satisfactory during the course.

The award of classes shall be as under:
a) 70% and more First Class with Distinction
b) 60% and above but less than 70% First Class
c) 50% and above but less than 60% Second Class
d) 40% and above but less than 50% Pass Class