Bishop Cotton Womens Christian Law College, Bangalore was started as a Junior College in 1985 and it was upgraded as a first grade college in 1987. In 2002 it was upgraded to law college. It is affiliated to Karnataka State Law University. It is approved by the Bar Council of India (BCI) and All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE). The college is managed by the Board of Management of Karnataka Central Diocese of Church of South India. It got recognized by UGC under section 2f in the year 1995 and 12b in 2000. The college offers value based education to women to helps them in better character building, academic excellence to help face the competitive world with high spirit. The motto of the college is 'Nec Dextrorsum, Nec Sinistrorsum'. These Latin words mean 'neither to the right, nor to the left and come from a Latin translation from the old Testament of the Bible.
Department of Economics
Department of Statistics
Department of Mathematics
Department of Biotechnology
Department of Botany
Department of Chemistry
Department of History
Department of Economics
Department of Sociology
Department of Psychology
Department of Political Science
Department of English
The campus has a posh auditorium with all the latest audio, video and public address systems
The college library has 20 computers and well equipped with latest tools and techniques.
The college library has 12000 books, 35 journals, several biographies and autobiographies, case reports and weeklies and dailies.
Residential accommodation is available for both boys and girls students in the Trinity Women’s Hostel.
Events & Festivals
Moot Court Competition: Moot courts are artificial courts where the student lawyers are given the set of facts of a particular case which involves the dispute to be solved by employing the knowledge of law
LEX FIESTA: The annual law fest which includes activities like Inter collegiate Moot Court competitions, Legal Quiz contests are conducted
SPIRO - The annual cultural fest which includes activities like elocution, painting, poster making, sketching, mehendi, hair braiding, skit, mad ads, dance, creative writing, collage, face painting, music (Indian & Western) etc.
Best Law Cottonian - The most prestigious award given annually to an overall student who excels in academics, takes active part in co curricular activities and extra curricular activities.