Eligibility

I. INTEGRATED FIVE YEAR LL.B COURSE, KERALA 2013-14

Eligibility for admission

(i) Nativity: Candidate should be an Indian Citizen. The candidate should produce any one of the following documents along with the application, to prove Indian Citizenship.

(a) Certificate (in original) from a Village Officer or a competent authority to show that the candidate is a native of any State or Union Territory of India in the prescribed format.

(b) True copy of the birth certificate of the candidate, issued by competent birth registering authority (panchayat/ municipality/ corporation), showing place of birth in any State or Union territory of India.

(c) True copy of the relevant page of Secondary School Leaving Certificate of the candidate, showing place of birth in any State or Union territory of India.

(d) True copy of the relevant page of the passport of the candidate issued by Government of India.

(ii) Academic:

(a) Candidate should have passed the Higher Secondary Examination of the Board of Higher Secondary Education, Kerala or any other examination recognised by the Universities in Kerala as equivalent thereto.

(b)A candidate who has passed an examination in 10+2 Course of schooling recognised by the educational authority of the Central or State Government or possesses such academic qualifications which are considered equivalent to such 10+2 course by the Bar Council of India can also apply for admission to the course.

(c) Candidates who are appearing/ appeared for the qualifying examination are also eligible to apply for the Entrance Examination. Such candidates become eligible for admission only if they produce the Pass Certificate and Mark List of the qualifying examination at the time of admission.

(d) No candidate shall be admitted to the Course, unless he/she has passed the qualifying examination with a minimum of 45% marks. However, candidates belonging to the Scheduled Castes/Scheduled Tribes need only 40% marks in the qualifying examination.

(iii)Age: Applicants should have completed 17 years of age as on 31st of December 2013. However, the age should not exceed 20 years for general category candidates 22 years for SC/ST/SEBC candidates, as on 30th of April 2013.

II. THREE YEAR LL.B. COURSE, KERALA   2012-13

(a) Candidate  seeking admission to the course should be a graduate in any faculty of any University in Kerala or of any other Universities, recognised by any of the Universities in Kerala as equivalent thereto.  

(b) A candidate who has passed the Bachelor’s Degree examination with a minimum of 45% marks in aggregate (i.e., 45% marks for all the parts of the Degree Examination taken together) shall alone be eligible for admission to the 3 year LL.B course. However, candidates belonging to the Scheduled castes/Scheduled Tribes need only 40% marks in the qualifying examination. 

(c) Candidates who are appearing/appeared for the qualifying examination (regular examination of 2011-12 academic year) are also eligible to apply for the Entrance Examination. Such candidates become eligible for admission only if they produce the     Provisional / Degree certificate of the qualifying examination and the mark lists of all parts of the qualifying examination at the time of admission. 

(iii)Age There is no upper or lower age limit for admission to the 3 year LL.B Course.