Law Colleges in Kerala


Law education in the state of kerala began when the Bar Council of India brought the National University of Advanced Legal Studies in the year 2002. Even though, there were law colleges even in the early years of the state of Kerala and the establishment of this university, has brought about great development in the legal education field in the state. Kerala already being a state with the highest literacy rate in the nation is the home for many educational institutions and this is no exception to the college in the field of law in the state.

Admission to Law College in Kerala:

Law College in the state of Kerala offer UG, PG and even diploma courses in law and admission is offered to the UG course in law to candidates with degree in any discipline and for PG course in law for candidates with a UG degree in law. Admission of students to the UG course in law is done by almost all the colleges based on the CLAT score secured by candidates. With the heavy competition to score good marks in CLAT Examination among the students, many private institutions in the state offer coaching to the CLAT examination to aspiring candidates. Even there is state-wide entrance examination for Law admission in the state of Kerala and along with CLAT examination, the coaching institutes offer coaching to the state-wide examination as well to aspiring candidates in such a way that they can get into their dream course of law.

List of Law Colleges in Kerala:

Centre for Legal Studies

Dept. of Law, Kerala University

The Kerala Law Academy Law College

Govt. Law College, Ernakulam

Government Law College (Evening), Calicut

Govt. Law College, Thrissur

Government Law College, Thiruvananthapuram

Govt. Law College, Kozhikode

School of Legal Studies

School of Legal Studies, Kannur University

School of Indian Legal Thought

Kerala Law Academy Law College

National Institute for Advanced Legal Studies



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7 Responses to “Law Colleges in Kerala”

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    n.john chellappan:

    will Govt of Kerala start 3 year LLB evening course in Govt law colleges during next Acdamic year? 2014- 2015,

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    am 27 old men i hav educational qualifications to join llb, can you sugest some colleges in kerala or near by district at kollam……. i think that all govt quatas are over. so pls giv private or self financing colleges name or phone numbers my mob num is 9037518687

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    In ths education year as per the available information a new law coolge allowed to sn management in Kollam, another for Mar Ivanious managment and another one for the CSI Mnagemnt at Trivandrum are alotted but the details are availed at site.

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    ramya shree:

    as i have completed 2d puc commerce &now i wanted to do llb so please help me what to do?

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    Abdul Razack:

    I completed 3 year LLB Prttime Law college (Evening )Erakulam. I have not passed First Year Part I and Final Year Part I. Can I write Exam? Can I write entrance exam and join firt year again and complete the LL B Degree ? Thank you.

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