Admissions Open: Bishop Cotton Women’s Christian Law College, Bengaluru

Simran Sahni

20 May 2017 5:54 AM GMT

  • Admissions Open: Bishop Cotton Women’s Christian Law College, Bengaluru
    The Bishop Cotton Women’s Christian Law College is recognized by the Government of Karnataka, affiliated to Bangalore University till 2008-09 and from 2009-10 affiliated to Karnataka State Law University and approved by the Bar Council of India. The College is managed by the Board of Management of Karnataka Central Diocese of Church of South India.

    The College was inaugurated on 14th July 2002 and is offering Courses such as

    • LL.B  ( 5 year Integrated Law Course )
      Eligibility: PUC, 12th standard with 45% (for SC/ST 40% marks).

    • LLB  ( 3 year Course )
      Eligibility: Graduate of any discipline from a recognized university with 45% marks (for SC/ST 40% marks)

    Note: Students between the age of 17 and 22 are admitted into the 5 year BB.A.LL.B Course. Candidates with 80% marks or more in the qualifying examination will be admitted on the spot. For others the admission is made on the basis of the candidate’s performance in the oral interview where in the candidate’s vocabulary, communication skills, smartness, shrewdness and presence of mind are assessed.

    Application Procedure:

    1. Application in the prescribed form should reach the Principal on or before the specified date along with a DD of Rs. 450/-.

    2. Copies of the following documents should be sent along with the application.

    • Proof of age

    • Community Certificate (in case of SC/ST/OBC candidates)

    • Church affiliation Certificate (If Christian)

    • Transfer Certificate (from the Institution last studied)

    • Statement of Marks in the qualifying examination

    • Migration Certificate (If the candidate is from other State or Country)

    • 5 Passport Size Photographs (one should be affixed in the application)

    • 3 Self-addressed envelopes with Rs 10/- Stamp.

    1. Only attested copies of the certificates should be enclosed. Original certificates should be produced at the time of admission.

    2. The candidates selected for admission should pay the prescribed fees and produce original certificates on or before the date specified. Admission will be closed as soon as the authorized seats are filled up.


    4. All admissions are provisional and are subject to the approval of the Karnataka State Law University.

    The yearly intake is around 60 candidates. Candidates would be selected based on a personal interview. The last date for application for admission would be the last week of June, 2017.

    Download application form here.
    : 80 22121898
    Official website:

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