National University of Advanced Legal Studies (NUALS), Ernakulam is a State Law University and one of the reputed universities in Kerala state which comes in Kochi city of Ernakulam district. It was established by Act 27 of 2005 of the Kerala State Legislature. It was earlier known as National Institute for Advanced Legal Studies (NIALS). It is situated in Kochi - the industrial capital of Kerala and the seat of the Kerala High Court, a 10-acre plot in the Kinfra Hi-Tech Park at Kalamassery. The university provides PG, PG Diploma, Integrated BA-LLB, Ph.D., and Certificate level Programs under its curriculum.
Type of University
The Bar Council of Kerala Trust
University Grants Commission (UGC)
Bar Council of India (BCI)
Government of Kerala
Association of Indian Universities (AIU)
Located at the industrial capital of Kerala, Kochi
Nearest Metropolitan City
How to Reach
NUALS Campus, H.M.T. Colony
The NUALS is MoU’ with the following universities for promoting and facilitating academic and educational exchange:
Under NUALS, Kochi Admission 2020, the university offers many level Law programs such as following for the desired changes in the Law Society and conditions in the Indian Republic:
Minimum Marks Required to Pass
45% (40% for SC/ST Candidates)
For B.A. LL.B. - 60
For LL.M. - 40 (20 for each specialization)
Common Law Admission Test (CLAT)
Check: NUALS, Kochi Fee Structure
The college has a Campus Committee Recruitment Cell which is officially recognized body responsible for facilitating the recruitment procedure via various means. Provisions for a telephonic interview or video conferencing will be facilitated in cases where the direct interview could not take place.
Read more about NUALS, Kochi Placements.
NUALS, Kochi Facilities
The NUALS library has a collection of over 13,944 volumes covering a wide range of general and special subjects consisting of textbooks reference books, back volumes of journals, reports, etc. The library subscribes to several leading law journals, both Indian and foreign and also a number of newspapers and magazines.
It has a campus-wide wireless network for the student community. It has established a 100 MB bandwidth leased line connectivity from BSNL broadband.
NUALS, Kochi Ranking