Bachelor of Law Programs 2017 at University of Burdwan

University of Burdwan, Bardhaman has invited applications for admission to 3 years Bachelor of Law (LL.B) honors Programme for 2017 sessions.

Eligibility Criteria for LLB Admission 2017

Applicant is eligible to apply if he/she has secured a minimum of 45% of the total marks in the bachelor’s degree examination under 10+2+3 (in case of general and sports category).

In case of SC/ST category, a applicant is eligible to apply if he/she has secured a minimum of 40% of the total marks in the bachelor’s degree examination under 10+2+3 pattern.

Age Limit: 30 years; concession of five years for the applicant belonging to SC/ST/OBC.

Reservation: SC/ST reservation as per the rules of Govt. of West Bengal and 1 (one) seat under Sports Category at Burdwan University campus.

Selection Procedure

The selection for admission to the course shall be made strictly on the basis of performance of the eligible applicants at the written admission test to be conducted by university.

For selection a applicant has to secure the following minimum qualifying marks in the admission test: 20 for General Category applicants and 18 for SC/ST/OBC-A and OBC-B Category applicants.

Admission Test shall be of 100 marks consisting of English & General Knowledge.

At the time of submission of the application form, all the applicants have to exercise their options with regard to the choice of place of studies mandatorily in the column printed in the application form; options regarding place of studies once exercised cannot be altered afterwards.

The list of selected applicants for admission will be published on the basis of their choice and respective rank in the written admission test.

Publication of the Merit List: The rank of the applicants will be made on the basis of the marks obtained in the written test; in case of the uniform score of the applicants in the written test, preference will be given to the applicants having Honours Degree than Pass Graduates.

How to Apply?

Applications in prescribed Form, along with the Hall Ticket, to be downloaded from the website of the University of Burdwan (www.buruniv.ac.in), from November 23rd 2016 to December 09th 2016, are invited for admission to the 3 years LL.B. (Honours) Course of Studies (academic session 2017-19)

The downloaded application form must accompany:

  1. Demand Draft (DD) of Rs.250/- to be drawn in favour of the ‘Finance Officer, “The University of Burdwan”, payable at State bank of India, Burdwan University branch.
  2. Self attested photo copies of mark-sheets of all the public examinations passed.
  3. Age proof certificate.
  4. Certificate of SC/ST/PH/Sports, if any, if the applicant intends to claim reservation under rules of Bar Council of India will be followed.

Place of Study

The University of Burdwan, Hooghly Mohsin College and Self-Financing Private Law College affiliated to the University of Burdwan: Bengal Law College, Shantiniketan.

Important Dates for LLB Admission 2017

Application can be downloaded from November 23rd 2016

Last date for Submission of Application Form: December 09th 2016

Last date of Submission of filled-up form and Hall Ticket at the Office: December 09th 2016

Date of Written Admission Test to be conducted by the university on December 17th 2016

Date of Publication of Merit List: January 04th 2017

Admission to the various centres of studies will be done through counseling on January 10th 2017

Campus is likely to be commenced from January 11th 2017