Kerala LLB 5 Year Admission 2014

Kerala LLB 5 Year Admission 2014

Applications are invited for the Entrance Examination for Admission to Integrated Five Year LL.B Courses 2014-15.

Applications have to be submitted online from 04-06-2014 to 12-06-2014, 5pm.

The Entrance Examination will be conducted on 28.06.2014 (Saturday)

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Kerala LLB 5 Year Admission 2014 Important Information

Eligibility

(i) Nativity: Candidate should be an Indian Citizen. The candidate should produce any one of the following documents along with the application, to prove Indian Citizenship.

  • Certificate (in original) from a Village Officer or a competent authority to show that the candidate is a native of any State or Union Territory of India in the prescribed format.
  • True copy of the birth certificate of the candidate, issued by competent birth registering authority (panchayat/ municipality/ corporation), showing place of birth in any State or Union territory of India.
  • True copy of the relevant page of Secondary School Leaving Certificate of the candidate, showing place of birth in any State or Union territory of India.
  • True copy of the relevant page of the passport of the candidate issued by Government of India.

(ii) Academic:

  • Candidate should have passed the Higher Secondary Examination of the Board of Higher Secondary Education, Kerala or any other examination recognised by the Universities in Kerala as equivalent thereto.
  • A candidate who has passed an examination in 10+2 Course of schooling recognised by the educational authority of the Central or State Government or possesses such academic qualifications which are considered equivalent to such 10+2 course by the Bar Council of India can also apply for admission to the course.
  • Candidates who are appearing/ appeared for the qualifying examination are also eligible to apply for the Entrance Examination. Such candidates become eligible for admission only if they produce the Pass Certificate and Mark List of the qualifying examination at the time of admission.
  • No candidate shall be admitted to the Course, unless he/she has passed the qualifying examination with a minimum of 45% marks. However, candidates belonging to the Scheduled Castes/Scheduled Tribes need only 40% marks in the qualifying examination. No rounding off of percentage of marks to the nearest higher integer is permitted.

(iii)Age: The applicant should have completed 17 years of age, as on 31.12.2014.There is no upper age limit for admission to the integrated five year LLB Course.

Seats

The number of seats in the 4 Government Law Colleges and Private Self- Financing Law Colleges are included in CAP 2013-14 is given in the link List of Colleges & Intake.

Note: Allotment of Government merit seats in private self- financing law colleges will be in accordance with the orders of Government of Kerala and will be subject to renewal of their University affiliation for the academic year 2014-15.New colleges may also be added to the list, subject to Govt. Sanction and University Affiliation.

Reservation of seats

A. Reservation for Persons With Disabilities (PWD): 3% of the total seats in all Government Law Colleges will be reserved for Persons with Disabilities.

B. Mandatory Reservation: Leaving the seats set apart under item A above, the remaining seats including Govt. merit seats in private self-financing law colleges will be distributed as per the mandatory reservation principle as follows.

(i) State Merit (SM) 64%
(ii) Socially and Educationally Backward Classes (SEBC) 26%
a. Ezhava (EZ) 9%
b. Muslim (MU) 8%
c. Other Backward Hindu (BH) 5%
d. Latin Catholic (LC) 2%
e. Other Backward Christian (BX) 1%
f. Kudumbi (KU) 1%
(iii) Scheduled Castes & Scheduled Tribes 10%
a. Scheduled Castes (SC) 8%
b. Scheduled Tribes (ST) 2%

Special Reservation:

(a) In addition to the above 80 seats in each Govt Law College, one seat Each in four four Govt Law Colleges will be reserved for the following categories.

  1. Ex-service men/Children of Ex-Servicemen.
  2. Blind Candidates.
  3. Candidates under Sports quota.
  4. The Ex-Paramilitary personnel/Children of Ex-Paramilitary personnel

(b) One seat in Govt. Law College, Ernakulam will be reserved for a candidate from Lakshadweep .

Note: As the seats under ‘Special reservation’ are over and above the sanctioned strength, seat/seats not filled up in Special Reservation, owing to non-availability of candidate/candidates, will automatically lapse.

Entrance Examination

(i) Examination - A candidate desirous of joining the Integrated Five Year LL.B Course in any of the Govt. Law Colleges of the State or in Government Merit seats in private self-financing law colleges of the State will have to write the Entrance Examination. The admission to the course will be based on the rank of the candidate in this Entrance Examination. The Entrance Examination will be conducted on the date and time as notified by the Commissioner for Entrance Examinations.

The Entrance Examination shall be of three hours duration and will consist of 200 Objective type questions in (a) General English (65 questions),(b) General Knowledge (65 questions) and (c) Aptitude for Legal Studies (70 questions).

The candidates have to mark their responses in the Optical Mark Reader (OMR) Answer sheet given to them. The bubbles in the OMR Answer sheet should be filled up using ball point (blue or black ink) pen only.

If any candidate has any complaint regarding the answer keys, the same should be submitted to the CEE,in writing along with supporting documents and a fee of Rs.100/- per question by way of DD in favour of CEE,payable at Thiruvananthapuram, within 5 days from the date of publication of answer keys on the website of the CEE. If the complaint filed is found to be genuine, the fee remitted while filing the complaint will be refunded. Complaints received after the stipulated date and without requisite fee will not be considered under any circumstances. Complaints received by E- mail/Fax will not be considered on any account.

(ii) Valuation - For each correct response the candidate will be awarded three marks and for each incorrect response, one mark will be deducted from the total score. However, in the event of failure to answer questions, (i.e. no response is indicated for an item in the answer sheet) no deduction from the total score will be made. More than one answer indicated against a question will be deemed as incorrect response and will be awarded negative marks.

(iii)Resolving of Tie - In case there is tie in the total marks in the entrance examination, the candidate securing higher marks in the part ‘Aptitude for Legal Studies’ of the Entrance Examination will be placed higher in the ranking. If the tie persists, candidate with higher marks in the part ‘English’ of the Entrance Examination will be placed higher in the ranking. If the tie still exists, the age of the candidate will be considered, the elder being placed higher in ranking than the younger.

(iv) Publication of Results - The rank list for admission to the course will be published on the basis of the total marks secured by the candidates for the Entrance

(v) Qualifying Standards in Entrance Examination- To qualify and thereby figure in the rank list for admission to the Integrated Five Year LL.B Course, a General category candidate should get a minimum of 10% of total marks in the Entrance Examination and a candidate belonging to SC/ST category should get a minimum of 5% of total marks, the total marks being 600 in the Entrance Examination.

(vi) Publication of Category Lists - Separate category–wise list will be published for SEBC/SC/ST Reservation, Special Reservation, Person with Disability etc. Candidates are advised to verify the category list published by the Commissioner for Entrance Examinations and satisfy themselves regarding their position in the list. If candidates have any complaint in this regard he/she may approach the Office of the Commissioner for Entrance Examinations within the notified time after publication of the category list, for necessary action. Complaints received thereafter will not be entertained.

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