NUALS - National University of Advanced Legal Studies

National University of Advanced Legal Studies - NUALS 2009 Exam

Kaloor, Kochi,
Kerala - 682 017,
Phone No: 0484-2337363,
Fax: 0484-2337857,

B.A. LL.B (Hons) Admission 2009 - 5 Year Integrated Degree Course

The National University of Advanced Legal Studies (NUALS), a statutory University established by Act 27/2005 of the Kerala Legislature and functioning at Kaloor in the heart of Kochi, invites applications for admission to the 5 year B.A LL.B. (Hons.) Degree Course.

NUALS 2009 Eligibility:

Admission to the B.A., LL.B. (Hons.) degree course shall be based on the performance in the Common Law Admission Test (CLAT).

  1. The candidate for CLAT shall have passed the Higher Secondary Certificate examination (10+2) or an examination recognized as equivalent thereto with 50% marks.

  2. Exemption from the requirement of the minimum of 50% for the qualifying examination is given to the candidates belonging to Scheduled Castes/Scheduled Tribes (SC/ST), Persons With Disability (PWD) and candidates belonging to Other Backward Classes (declared as such in the State of Kerala). These categories are allowed to apply for CLAT if they do have not less than 45 % marks obtained in the qualifying examination.

  3. The candidate shall not have completed 20 years of age as on 1st July, 2009. However, candidates belonging to SC/ST/OBC (declared eligible for reservation in the State of Kerala) and Persons With Disability (PWD) shall not have crossed 22 years of age as on 1st July,2009.

  4. Students who are appearing for the qualifying examination are allowed to appear for CLAT. However, they should submit the results of the qualifying examination at the time of admission/ interview. If they do not do so, the candidates shall be considered ineligible.

Intake and Reservation:

The intake for the B.A., LL.B. (Hons.) degree Course shall be 65. The seats shall be apportioned as follows:

Category PercentageSeats
Open Merit 65%41
Other Backward Classes 25%16
Scheduled Castes and 10% Scheduled Tribes (SC-5 seats, ST-1 seat)6
Persons with Disability 3%2

Other Backward Classes as identified and listed for professional courses by the Government of Kerala.

For details visit the website: Candidates seeking admission against the seats reserved for SEBC shall produce a non-creamy layer certificate issued by the competent authority.

Seats reserved for the Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes shall be inter-changeable. In case sufficient candidates are not available for seats reserved for SC/ST, OBC or PWD, such seats shall be filled upunderopenmeritquota.