Bachelor of Law, popularly known as LLB, is a three years course that can be pursued by all those who have a Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent from a recognized university and have secured a minimum of 45 % marks. Those belonging to the S.C./S.T categories are allowed a relaxation of 5%. An LLB degree is a must for anyone aspiring to practice law in India.
The basic criterion for enrolling into a 5 years B.L.S/L.L.B is passing of the HSC examination from State Board of Secondary & Higher Secondary Education, or its equivalent, with an aggregate minimum of 45 % marks for those from the general category and 40% marks for those from the SC/ST category.
LL.B.(Gen),LL.B. Degree Course:
An applicant who has graduated in any discipline of knowledge from a University established by an Act of Parliament or by a State legislature or an equivalent national institution recognized as a Deemed to be University or Foreign University recognized as equivalent to the status of an Indian University by an authority competent to declare equivalence,may apply for a three year’s program in law leading to conferment of LL.B. degree on successful completion of the regular program conducted by a University whose degree in law is recognized by the Bar Council of India for the purpose of enrollment.
Integrated Programme (5 Years B.L.S./LL.B) Degree
An applicant who has successfully completed Senior Secondary School Course(+2) or equivalent (such as 11+1, ‘A’ level in Senior School leaving Certificate Course) from a recognized University of India or outside or from a Senior Secondary Board or equivalent ,constituted or recognized by the union or by a state Government or from any equivalent Institution from a foreign country recognized by the Government of that country for the purpose of issue of qualifying.