NLSIU Bangalore Seat Matrix Revised for BA LLB and LLM Programmes

Himanshi Sharma Himanshi Sharma
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The National Law School of India University, Bangalore (NLSIU) has released the revised seat matrix for BA LLB and LLM courses on August 4, 2020. 

Now total seats for NLSIU Bangalore through CLAT 2020 is increased from 80 to 120 seats for BA LLB Course. While the LLM Course will have intake of 50 seats. 

The National Law School of India (Amendement) Act 2020, enacted by the state government on July 27, 2020 has also introduced a new category “Karnataka Students” for seat reservation. 

Students who have studied for at least 10 years in a recognized Institution in Karnataka can apply for under the category of “Karnataka Students”. 

Already registered candidates for CLAT 2020 and selected NLSIU Bangalore as their most preferred college, must update their domicile if they are a resident of Karnataka state.

Check: CLAT 2020 Reservation of Seats at NLUs 

As per the official notification, Candidates are requested to update their eligibility criteria by August 17, 2020 (Monday), if applicable.

Benefits of the Revised Seat Matrix

  • Candidates applying under the said category will be preferred for admission for up to 25% of the total seats available in BA LLM and LLM courses.

  • The University is also offering a 5% concession to the ‘Karnataka Students’ on category wise merit cut off score for General Category.

  • ‘Karnataka Students’ who belong to SC, ST or PwD categories shall be subject to the same concessions provided to SC, ST and PwD categories respectively.

Click Here to Download the Official Notification of NLSIU

NLSIU Bangalore BA LLB Revised Seat Matrix 

The New Seat Intake for the BA LLB (Hons) programme is tabulated below:

CategoryOld Seat MatrixRevised Seat Matrix
General 62 Seats93 Seats
SC22 Seats09 Seats
ST06 Seats09 Seats
Domicile of Karnataka0 SeatsUp to 25% of total seats in each vertical reservation category, subject to a maximum of 13 seats
Total80 Seats120 Seats

NLSIU Bangalore LLM Revised Seat Matrix 

Candidates can check the seat matrix for LLM Course at NLSIU Bangalore given below:

CategoryLLM Business SeatsHuman Rights Seats
SC (15%)05 seats03 seats
ST (7.5%)02 seats02 seats
General23 seats15 seats
Total30 seats20 seats