Latest Update: Bihar Institute of Law, Patna announced the result of the BILAT 2020 Entrance Test for admission to the LL.B program. Candidates who appeared for the exam can check the Result here.

Bihar Institute of Law, Patna was established in 1984 by the Law Society of Bihar. Situated in Patna, it is one of the prime law institutes in the area with more than 30 years of experience in producing lawyers. Approved by the Bar Council of India, it offers a 3-year post-graduate LL.B program and a 5-year integrated B.A.LL.B program. Affiliated to Patliputra University and filled with educators dedicated to the development of its students, BIL is a good choice for anyone looking to be a professional in the field of law.

Bihar Institute of Law, Patna Highlights 2020

Established/Type 1984/Private
Approval Bar Council of India
Affiliated To Patliputra University, Patna
Courses Offered LL.B, B.A.LL.B
Entrance Exam BILAT
Application Mode Offline
Admission Criteria Entrance Test 
Yearly Intake 180

Bihar Institute of Law, Patna Courses 2020

Bihar Institute of Law, Patna offers bachelor degrees in law information as follows: 

Course Duration Eligibility
Bachelor of Legislative Law (LL.B) 3 Years Qualified graduation (any stream) with a minimum of 45% aggregate or equivalent CGPA.
Bachelor of Arts - Bachelor of Legislative Law (B.A.LL.B) 5 Years Qualifying 10+2 or HSC equivalent (any stream) with a minimum of 45% aggregate.

Selection Criteria: 

The selection at Bihar Institute of Law is based on the common entrance exam conducted by the institute called the Bihar Institute of Law Aptitude Test (BILAT), candidates must score at least 40% marks in the entrance test to qualify for seats. For multiple candidates securing the same score, the selection will be done on graduation/10+2 marks.

Bihar Institute of Law, Patna Admission Process 2020

Admissions at the Bihar Institute of Law Patna is based on their standardized entrance exam the BILAT, aspirants looking to apply for LL.B or B.A.LL.B course must follow this procedure:

  1. Aspirants need to acquire the prospectus and application for the office of BIL, Patan any paying an amount of INR 1100 or they can download the same for the official college website in which case the application fees has to be paid in the form of a bank draft of INR 1200 drawn in favor of Bihar Institute of Law, Patna.
  2. Candidates then need to submit the following documentation:
    1. Duly filled application form.
    2. Admit card
    3. Attendance sheet along with bank draft (to be submitted only by applicants that have downloaded the application form)
    4. Self-attested copies of mark sheets (10th, 12th, Graduation(if any)).
    5. Caste Certificate(If any).
  3. The above-mentioned documents must be submitted to Principal, Bihar Institute of Law, Raja Bazar, Ashiana More, Post – B.V. College, Patna – 800 014 before the last date of the form submission.

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Bihar Institute of Law, Patna Facilities

BIL, Patna offers many facilities for the convenience and development of its students, its campus provides an environment geared towards the growth of its students and the fulfillment of their potential. Some of these facilities include:

Library:BIL, Patna boasts a robust library filled with academic literature and law journals for reference and education to meet the academic needs of aspiring law professionals. It is open 6 hours a day to provide students with the necessary knowledge whenever they need it.

Sports:Students are provided with facilities for sports for their holistic development, with annual sporting events taking place in December of every year.

Moot Court:Moot Court or Practice court is held regularly on campus for students to gain hands-on experience in the situations and conditions they will face in real life. Many competitions of the moot court are organized and many students participate and win accolades at inter-college competitions.

Bihar Institute of Law, Patna Faculty

With highly qualified faculty the institute is dedicated to offering the best education it can to its students. Some of these faculties are Dr. Amrita, Principal(Qualification:   LL.M, Ph.D.(Law), Priya Ranjana, Teacher(LL.M), Amiya Nishant, Teacher(P.B.G.D.C.L., LL.M, M.Phil). As an institute with great law educators, some who have practiced law in the past the college provides practical knowledge to its students which creates a complete individual. With its facilities and opportunities for learning BIL, Patna stands out as an institute that has proven through nearly 4 decades of excellence its capabilities of creating successful lawyers and professionals.

Q1: What is the BILAT?

Ans: The Bihar Institute of Law Aptitude Test is a standardized entrance exam conducted by BIL, Patna. Aspirants have to appear for this exam if they wish for admissions at the institute as admission is based on performance on the test.

Q2: What is the medium of education at BIL?

Ans: The Bihar Institute of Law is an English medium institute, thus teaching and tests are all conducted in English. The entrance test BILAT is also conducted in English.

Q3: What is the pattern of BILAT?

Ans: BILAT test has objective questions with multiple choice answers and the duration of the test is 2 hours.

Q4: What are some extracurricular things students can do at BIL?

Ans: Students at BIL can participate in moot courts in which they can act as actual lawyers do and gain practical knowledge of court proceedings and handling actual court cases.

Q5: How are placements like at BIL, Patna?

Ans: BIL, Patna does not have a dedicated placement cell to help its students with placements but due to having limited affiliation with the government some students are recruited after graduating to work at the local high court or other local government law-related offices.