Bangalore Institute of Legal Studies (BILS) was established in 1942 is affiliated to Karnataka State Law University & approved by Bar Council of India. The institute was ranked amongst the top 5 Private Law Colleges in MDRA Survey by India Today in 2019. The institute offers an integrated program in BA LLB double degree course. Admissions at BILS is done solely on merit basis of marks obtained in the qualifying exam by a candidate.   

Bangalore Institute of Legal Studies Highlights

Established | Type 1993 | Private
Affiliated to  Karnataka State Law University 
Approved by  Bar Council of India, New Delhi 
Course Offered  UG
Application Mode  Online 
Admission Criteria  Merit-Basis       
Intake  60  
Official Website 

Bangalore Institute of Legal Studies Rankings

Tabulated below are the ranking of the institute done by top-ranking agencies:

Magazine  Rank (All India)  Year 
India Today  22  2019 
Outlook  21  2019 
The Week  32  2019 

Bangalore Institute of Legal Studies Courses

Tabulated below are the courses offered by the college under various specializations: 




Duration: 5 Years 

Eligibility: Candidate must have passed 10+2 from a recognized board or its equivalent with minimum 44.5% marks for General & 39.5 for SC/ST category  

Selection: Merit-Based 

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Bangalore Institute of Legal Studies Admission

Admission at Bangalore Institute of Legal Studies is done solely on merit basis. However, one must fulfill the minimum eligibility criteria for taking admission in a particular course. The total intake of the institute is only 60 students. One can download the admission form from the official website of the college. Candidates must ensure that they attach duly filled application form with an application fee of INR 500.

Following are the list of documents required at the time of admission:

  • Class 10th Marksheet 
  • Class 11th Marksheet 
  • Class 12th Marksheet 
  • Migration Certificate 
  • Caste Certificate 

Bangalore Institute of Legal Studies Scholarships 

The college offers scholarships to meritorious and deserving students to help them in pursuing their education. The scholarships are provided through the help of BHS HES. Last year, a total of 8 students were awarded scholarships.

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Bangalore Institute of Legal Studies Facilities

The college campus provides a lot of facilities to ease the college life of students coming from various parts of the country. Given below are some of the facilities that students can avail: 

  • Canteen: College canteen provides with good quality food. There is a lot of variety in the food menu of the canteen. Students, as well as staff, can avail canteen facilities as per college timings. 
  • Girls Hostel: The campus includes a girl's hostel for accommodation purposes. This makes it easy for them to attend classes on time as a lot of time is consumed while traveling if one does not reside near the college. 
  • Spacious Parking Facilities: A parking space is provided in the college campus for parking vehicles. This facility is available for both the students as well as staff. 
  • Large Play Ground: Students can enjoy any sports in their free lecture as the college provides a large playground for that. Students can also use this ground for various other purposes. 
  • Seminar Hall: The college also has a seminar hall to conduct various seminars as well as meetings. 

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Bangalore Institute of Legal Studies Faculty

The faculty consists of more than 15 professors, major of them are assistant professors. The professors actively participate in Research, Workshops & Seminars. The student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1. The faculty members are experienced in their own fields. 

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Bangalore Institute of Legal Studies FAQs

Ques: What is the student to faculty ratio here? 

Ans: The student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1. The staff are well trained & understand the problems of students. 

Ques: Is there any banking facility available on the college campus? 

Ans: Yes, the college campus consists of a branch of Syndicate bank. The students can avail of this facility as per bank timings. Moreover, ATM facilities are also available in the college campus. 

Ques: Can students apply now? 

Ans: Yes, the forms are now available on the official website. Make sure you meet the minimum eligibility criteria. 

Ques: Can I fill the form by visiting a college? Is there any disadvantage in that? 

Ans: Yes, one can fill the form online as well as offline. Both are considered equal by the college. 

Ques: Is there any disadvantage for distance learning students while applying for college? 

Ans: No, the students who have done 10+2 from distance learning are considered to be eligible for admissions. There is no such disadvantage.