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Faculty of Law – Banaras Hindu University

Faculty of Law – Banaras Hindu University is one of the famous institutes for legal education in the country and was founded in the year 1916. The law department of BHU Varanasi is also known as BHU Law College. It is the 6th legal institute in India to provides Clinical Legal. The institute offers various programs in legal files such as 3 Year Full-Time LL.B Programme and 2 Year Full-Time LL.M Programme.


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Faculty of Law - Banaras Hindu University
Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi


Throughout this article, we are going to share all the essential details about BHU Law College Varanasi like Affiliations, Admission Process, Courses, Cutoff Details, Eligibility Criteria, Fee Structure, Review, Ranking etc.

About Faculty of Law – Banaras Hindu University

College Review

Before we go to complete college review, let us have a look at the major details of BHU Law College.

Name of Institute Faculty of Law – Banaras Hindu University
Popular Name BHU Law College
Location Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh
BYear of Establishment 1916
Affiliated with  –
Approved by NAAC, UGC, AIU
Intake N/A
Fees LLB (Hons)-30,000 (Annual)
Courses offered  LLB, BALLB, Diploma
Hostel Facilities Yes
College Review 4.1/5
Category Law Colleges in India

Affiliation, Recognition, and Achievement

  • Affiliated with- Autonomous
  • Approved by – NAAC, UGC, AIU
  • Aid Status–Govermant

Student Support

  • Anti Ragging
  • Counseling Services
  • Healthcare Services
  • Hostel
  • Query
  • Report
  • Technical Issues

Facilities @ BHU Varanasi

  • Library
  • Auditorium
  • Hostel
  • Cafeteria
  • Laboratory
  • Wi-Fi
  • Moot Court Hall

Faculty of Law – Banaras Hindu University Courses Offered

Course Intake Duration
Bachelor of Law (Hons) 60 3 years
Master Of Law 15 2 years
Doctor of Philosophy in law N/A 2 years
PG Diploma N/A 1 year

**Intake reported by one of our users.

BHU Law College Admission Process

  • Candidate can apply through their BLAT Entrance and also through CLAT.
  • Admission Seekers must full fill all the required eligibility criteria made under the admission Guidelines.

Eligibility Criteria

Here are the updated eligibility criteria for the BLAT entrance exam 2018.

Program Eligibility Age Limit
For UG §  Aspirant will be considered eligible for CLAT if he/she has passed the 12th examination with minimum 45% marks (40% for SC/ST candidates).

§  Aspirant appearing the 12th examination in March/April will also be eligible for CLAT 2018. Such candidates have to produce the proof of passing the qualifying examination at the time of admission.

No upper age limit for UG Programme in CLAT 2018.
For P.G. §  The prescribed qualification for LL.M. is LL.B./Five-Year Integrated LL.B. (Hons.)/ any other equivalent exam.

§  Minimum percentage of marks in qualifying examination should be 55% for unreserved /OBC/Specially Abled Persons (SAP). In case of SC/ST, the minimum marks would be 50%.

§  Aspirant appearing in the qualifying exam in April/May 2018 may also apply.

No prescribed maximum age limit for PG cours

Faculty of Law – Banaras Hindu University Fee Structure

Course Fees (Annual)
Bachelor of Law (Hons) 30,000
Master Of Law 30,100
Doctor of Philosophy in law N/A
PG Diploma N/A

BHU Law College CutOff

BLAT Cut Off 2016 (Round 1)

Course Category Ranking
L.L.B. General 276
L.L.B. Schedule Caste 162
L.L.B. Schedule Tribe 87
L.L.B. Employee Ward 44
L.L.B. PHOH 112
L.L.B. PH VI 196
L.L.B. PH HI 197
L.L.B. Other Backward Class 236

Rating By Edufever

Name of Institute  Faculty of Law – Banaras Hindu University
Rating 4.1/5
Reputation Excellent
Education 4.6/5
Faculty Good
Infrastructure Excellent
  • It is one of the premier legal Institute in Varanasi.
  • Ranked 7th for Law by The Week 2017
  • We would like to give 4.1 out of 5 stars on Edufever Best Law Colleges in India.

BHU Law Placement

The Institute is famous for it’s out of box placement assistance and global exposure. Every year some of the reputed companies in the field of fashion technology visit the campus to select the students for their company.

Major Recruiter

BHU Varanasi Placement
BHU Varanasi Placement

Package Offered

Highest Package Average Package
8 to 14 lacks 4 to 7 lacks

***Note- Average Package reported by our Reader.

Contact Details

Address: Banaras Hindu University
Varanasi – 221005
Uttar Pradesh, India
Phone: 0542-2307631, 91+0542+2307631, 2369018, 6701896
Fax : 0542-2669018
Email: dean.lawschool.bhu@gmail.com

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