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South Calcutta Law College

Kolkata, West Bengal | Reviews/Ratings: - Add Review
Established : 1970 | Accredited/Approved : University of Calcutta | Affiliated : Bar Council of India (BCI)

Overview South Calcutta Law College

South Calcutta Law College was founded in 1970. It is located in Kolkata West Bengal and is affiliated to the Calcutta University. The institute is one of the most well-known and recognized law schools in the country. 

  • South Calcutta Law College has played an immense role in the legal, political, social and historical context of India.
  • The institute has published several online learning resources for students.
  • This university also offers mock trial to put students in practice to refine their fundamentals of legal education during learning and to practice.

College rank


Approved by

Bar Council of India


Dr. Debasis Chattopadhyay



Total no of faculty


Total no of Student


Courses offered

Under graduation, Post-graduation

Admission Criteria


Exam mode



Overall rating 3.8 out of 5



Total Placements

878 in last Two years alone


Sports, Medical, Alumni Associations, IT infrastructure, Banks facilities, Separate hostels, Gym, Sports,  etc.


Grade "A" by Career360

Application mode

Offline mode/Online mode

Campus life

  • South Calcutta Law College offers an excellent infrastructure to facilitate the academic and extracurricular growth of candidates. 
  • The Law School of South Calcutta has advanced classrooms, offices, library with huge collection of books, computer room, teacher’s room, indoor room and dining room with ventilation.
  • Student Life
  • Institute organizes workshops, lectures, awareness programs, conferences and ICT management.
  • The School facilitates innovative teaching / learning processes through workshops / visits to the court / seminars, Bar Association / Legal Aid Camp.

Courses offered

  1. BA LLB
  2. BA LLB Honours

Admission process

  • South Calcutta Law College offers integrated legal programs for students. The institute offers candidates a general BA-LLB and BA-LLB honors program.
  • Eligibility criteria for BA LLB, student should have cleared 10+2 examination with minimum 45% aggregate marks.
  • Relaxation of 5% marks is provided for SC/ST/PH candidates.
  • BA LLB Honours requires HSC or any equivalent exam and should obtain Part 1 LLB course
  • South Calcutta Law College accepts applications from accredited candidates through the online registration portal of the University of Calcutta.
  • Selection for both the courses are based on the score secured in the entrance exam which is conducted by Calcutta University

Academic Schedule

  • Application for BA LLB course will start from June 07, 2019 and end on 26th June.
  • Admission test will be conducted on July 08, 2019


  • South Calcutta Law College provides the following scholarship programs for eligible and deserving candidates based on multiple eligibility criteria
  • WB Government merit scholarship
  • WB minorities’ finance & development scholarship
  • Post matric minority welfare scholarship
  • Backward classes scholarship to SC/ST & for OBC students

National scholarship (For disabilities)


South Calcutta Law College Course fee structure

Law - BA LLB Hons 103980 5 years

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South Calcutta Law College Entrance exams required for Admission 2020

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Asked question

What is the actual date of publishing the merit list of BA LLB (2020)?
Asked by Srijoyee Chakraborty

replied on 07-Sep-2020 13:53:11

South Calcutta Law College admission committee will announce the publication date of final merit list for the BA-LLB (Honours) in the month of July and the classes will be commenced in the month August-September. Admission test will also be conducted for BA-LLB in the month of July.

only for LLB course admission hai kya?
Asked by sujan karmakar

replied on 30-Aug-2020 09:21:28

The institute offers only integrated LLB program like BA LLB and BA LLB (hons.) there is 3 years LLB program available in this institute. Aspirants willing to take integrated BA LLB admission to South Calcutta Law College need to have minimum eligibility of 45% and above marks in class 12th and through entrance exam conducted by university basis seats will be allotted.

LLB, what is the admission criteria
Asked by Shreya Sinha

replied on 12-Aug-2020 17:08:43

Aspirants completed bachelor’s degree despite of any stream with minimum aggregate are eligible to apply for the course. Well on basis of merit in the graduation qualifying exam LLB admission to South Calcutta Law College will be declared. Applicants in the official website of the college shall fill apply.

Direct admission possible
Asked by Srija Bhattacharjee

replied on 13-Jul-2020 15:38:57

This is a public university where direct admissions to South Calcutta Law College are not allowed and aspirants on basis of merit will be able to take admissions for Law.

Can I Admit in B A LLB course
Asked by Srija bhattacharjee

replied on 03-Jul-2020 09:52:13

Candidates cleared 10+2 board will be eligible to apply for BA LLB course the application forms has been released and will end by 13 July 2020 so candidates by then need to fill the form and submit to proceed with South Calcutta Law College BA LLB admissions.

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South Calcutta Law College
6/1 Swinhoe street,1st Floor
, Kolkata, West Bengal, India

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