Eligibility Criteria for Admission

An applicant who has successfully completed Pre-University course or Senior Secondary School Course ('+2') or equivalent such as (10+1, 'A' level in Senior School Leaving Certificate Course) from a recognized University/Institution of India or outside or from Senior Secondary Board or equivalent, constituted or recognized by the Central or State Government/s of India or from any equivalent institution from a foreign country recognized by the Government of that Country for the purpose of issue of International qualifying certificate equivalent to 10+2 on successful completion of the course, may apply for and be admitted into the course

The minimum percentage of marks in qualifying examination shall not be below 45% of total marks in case of general category applicants and 40% of total marks in case of SC and ST applicants.

The maximum age for seeking admission is limited to twenty years in case of general category of applicants and to twenty two years in the case of applicants from SC, ST and st other backward communities as on 1 June, 2014.

There is a Writ Petition pending at the Supreme Court of India regarding the maximum age limit prescribed for admission and the same will be subject to the status/condition/the final judgment by the court, on the date of admission.


Explanation

The applicant who has passed the prescribed minimum qualification in a single sitting st th examination without having basic qualification (1 to 9 std. of schooling) is not eligible for admission to 5 yr. LL.B. Law courses of KSLU, Hubli.


Admission Procedure

Admission to the course shall be made strictly on the basis of the merit taking in to account total marks obtained in the qualifying examination. Provided that while making admission to the course reservation policy of the Government of Karnataka governing admission to higher educational institutions issued from time to time shall be applied.


Intake

  • No College or Department of Studies in Law authorized to impart education in the B.A., LL.B., degree course shall admit not more than 60 students in one division.
  • The University shall reserve the right to prescribe the number of divisions in each Law College or the Department of Studies in Law.


Admission Prcedure

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


Curriculam

  • Candidates seeking admission to the Five year B.A., LL.B., degree course shall have to attend 10 Semester courses spread over 5 years. In each Semester, the student shall have to study the courses prescribed by the University in these Regulations.
  • The course descriptions shall be, as set out from time to time, in the Schedule.


Medium of Instruction

The medium of Instruction in the Five year B.A., LL.B., degree course shall be English. However, the students shall have the option to answer the question paper in the examination either in English or in Kannada.


Attendance

No student shall be permitted to appear for the end-of-Semester examination in a given course unless he/she has, to the satisfaction of the course teacher, fulfilled the course requirements and has put in not less than 70% attendance in the course concerned. Provided that a student who has attended not less than 65% of classes in each subject prescribed may be permitted to keep the term for reasons to be recorded in writing and to the satisfaction of the Principal of the college or the Dean of the Faculty as the case may be.


Promotion Against Lateral Entry and Exit

There shall be no lateral entry on the plea of graduation in any subject or exit by way of awarding a degree splitting the integrated double degree course, at any intermediary stage of integrated double degree course


Promotion

  • No student shall be promoted to the next year of the course unless he/she has passes a minimum of two subjects in each semester.
  • Students are required to successfully complete the entire course within eight years from admission to the course.


Award of the Degree

A Student shall be eligible for the award of the B.A., LL.B., (Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Laws) Degree after he/she has successfully completed all the prescribed courses in all the Semesters and provided his or her character and conduct are found to be satisfactory during the course.


Award of Classes

70% and more First Class with Distinction
60% and above but less than 70% First Class
50% and above but less than 60% Second Class
40% and above but less than 50% Pass Class


Award of Difficulty

If any difficulty arises in giving effect to the provisions of this Regulation the Vice Chancellor may by order of notification do anything which appears to him necessary for the purpose of removing the difficulty. Every such order so notified shall as soon as may be after his notification, be laid before the Academic Council and Syndicate for approval.


Repeal and Savings Clause

  • Any Regulation existing hereinbefore governing the B.A., LL.B., Course stand repeated.
  • Any action, decision or direction taken or directed by the University under any Rule or Regulation in force at any time earlier than this Regulation coming into force, shall be valid, binding on the institutions and remain in force notwithstanding anything contained in this Regulation.