Admission is purely on merit and is subject to the availability of seats as per the directions issued by the Government of Maharashtra and the University of Mumbai from time to time. A transparent admission procedure is followed strictly based on standard norms. Any modification in admission guidelines will be notified on the college notice board at the time of admission. Neither the management nor the college accept any donation or capitation fee for admission to any course offered by the college. The public is cautioned not to fall prey to any misleading information regarding admission to the college vis a vis donations.
The candidate should be an Indian Citizen. The candidate belongings to the type [NRI, PIO, OCI and Foreign National Students] with following Academic Eligibility is not required to appear for CET Examination. They must apply only for CAP rounds.
A candidate in order to be eligible for admission to the first year of the Five Year integrated law course should have passed the H.S.C. Examination [Arts, Science or Commerce] of the Maharashtra State Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education, Pune or its equivalent examination.
(a) An applicant who have successfully completed Senior Secondary School course (+2) or equivalent (such as 11+1, A level in Senior secondary School Leaving Certificate Course) from a recognized university of India or outside or from Secondary Board or equivalent, constituted or recognized by the Union or by a State Government or from any equivalent institution from a foreign country recognized by the government of that country for the purpose of issue of qualifying certificate on successful completion of the course Examination, with minimum of 45% marks in aggregate. (candidate belonging to SC and ST Category with minimum 40% marks).
(b) The applicants who have obtained +2 Higher Secondary Pass Certificate or First Degree Certificate after processing studies in distance or correspondence method is eligible for the course:
Provided that, the applicants who have obtained 10+2 through Open University system directly without having any basic qualification are not eligible.
Further provided that, applicants who have obtained 10th std. /Secondary Schooling Certificate Examination, in a single sitting examination without having basic qualification (1 to 9th standard of schooling) is not eligible.
Further provided that, the candidates who are appearing/appeared for the qualifying examination (regular examination of that academic year) are also eligible to apply for the Entrance Examination. Such candidate will be eligible for admission only if they produce the provisional/Degree certificate of the qualifying examination and the mark lists of all parts of qualifying examination at the time of admission.
(c) And obtained score in CET conducted by the Competent Authority.
[Government of Maharashtra Gazette No. MAHBIL/2009/37831 dated 11th March, 2016.]
“The Bar council of India may from time to time, stipulate the minimum percentage of marks not below 45% of the total marks in case of general category applicants and 40% of the total marks in case of SC and ST applicants, to be obtained for the qualifying examination, such as +2 examination in case of integrated Five Years' course or degree course in any discipline for three years' L.L.B. course for the purpose of applying for and getting admitted into a Law Degree program of any recognised university in either of the streams.
Provided that such a minimum qualifying marks shall not automatically entitle a person to get admission into an institution but only shall entitle the person concerned to fulfill other institutional criteria notified by the institution concerned or by the government concerned from time to time to apply for admission.”
(Rule 7, Rules of Legal Education 2008, Bar Council of India.)
The Minority seats shall be allotted to the Candidates of the State belonging to the Minority Community to which the institution belongs by virtue of merit or in Open Category as per their Inter-Se-Merit if the seat reserved for them are not available at their merit.
“No student shall be allowed to simultaneously register for a law degree program with any other graduate or post graduate or certificate course run by the same or any other university or an institute for academic or professional learning excepting in the integrated degree program of the same institution.
Provided that any short period part time certificate course on language, computer science or computer application of an institute or any course run by a Centre for Distance Learning of a University however, shall be accepted.”
(Rule 6, Rules of Legal Education 2008, Bar Council of India.)
There is no upper age limit at present for admission to LLB-5 Yrs. course in view of the cases pending in Hon. Supreme Court of India, and the order passed by the Hon. High Court, Bombay in WP.No3235/2016.
The admissions to LLB-5 Yrs. course will be subject to the final outcome of the various writ petitions pending before various Hon. Courts.
Students are advised to preserve their fee receipts carefully. Refund of deposits/admission cancellation fees will be made only by cheque on submission of the original fee receipt. A duplicate fee receipt may be issued on payment of Rs. 50/- with the special permission of the Principal.
Caution money and library deposit amount will be refunded to the students from 1st August to 30th September.
The fees will be as notified by Fees Regulating Authority, Government of Maharashtra and/or University of Mumbai and/or Competent Authority.
Refund of fees after cancellation of admission:-
(a) The Candidate shall apply online for cancellation and submit signed copy of system generated application for cancellation of admission to the institution.
(b) After receiving admission cancellation request from the Candidate, the institution shall cancel the admission immediately and generate online acknowledgement of cancellation of admission through institution login and issue a signed copy to the Candidate.
(c) The refund of fees before cut-off date of admission shall made within two days i.e. total fee minus the processing charges of Rs.1000, or refund rule shall be as per the guidelines of the appropriate authorities or the State Government, as the case may be.
(d) If the admission is cancelled after the cut-off date of admission declared by the Competent Authority, there shall be no refund except the Security Deposit and Caution Money Deposit.
[Government of Maharashtra Gazette No.MAHBIL/2009/37831 dated 2nd April, 2016.]