BMS Law College, Bangalore began its work from the year 1963-64 as per the regulation of BMS Educational Trust. Trust recieved its name after Late Dharmaprakasha Rajakaryaprasakhta B.M. Sreenivasaiah. It was found as a Private Educational Institute to provide Higher Education for building a career in the field of Law. It is accredited from Bar Council of India and affiliated to Karnataka State Law University (KSLU).
Initially, the college got affiliation from Mysore University. During the commencement, the managerial principal, Late AG Ramachandra Rao, the Education Minister of Mysore. Later his successors were Hon’ble Justice Mr. E.S. Venkataramaiah and Hon’ble Justice Mr. M.N. Venkatachalaiah, former CJI who in the initial ten years guided and distributed funds for the college. Late V. Krishnamurthy (Senior Advocate), Professor Late Venkatakrishnappa, Professor Late S.V. Ramanna, Professor T.K. Acharya, Professor V. NarayanaSwamy served as ex- principals. BMS College of Law, Bangalore is presently managed by Dr. Seema Surendran.
In Bangalore, this institution occupies a prominent location in VV Puram. BMS Educational Trust currently works in alliance with some well-known institutions which provide knowledge to approximately 12000 aspirants in areas like Science, Law, Engineering, Commerce, Law Science, Architecture and Information Technology.
- Institute of Technology
- College for Women
- School of Architecture
- Centre for Executive Education and Distance Learning
- Training and Research Institute
- Evening College of Arts & Commerce
- BMS College of Engineering
- Evening College of Engineering
A Brief Overview of BMS College of Law
The objective of the institute is to deliver quality legal education and to set up new standards by inculcating a new sense of professionalism, creating a new understanding of the rule of law and responsibility towards society, and providing globalized legal education.
The College is on a mission of providing an excellent, affordable and distinctive education. It can achieve its goal by promoting legal knowledge and service to enrich the legal profession and the communities served. Capitalize on a unique environment.
The college aims at evolving and delivering comprehensive education at each level to attain brilliance. It also aims at providing knowledge coupled with academic merit, veracity and responsibility. The college focuses on developing critical thinking skills. The Institute commits itself to promote legal awareness in the community for achieving social and economic justice.
It strives to promote among its students a general sense of personal responsibility, veracity, morals and self-assurance and to acquire this the college distribute legal understanding by organizing Moot Courts, Workshops and Seminars on the contemporary legal issues. The institute gives its hundred percent to relishthe expectations that students graduating out from the institute will be able to deliver their best in thejudiciary and legal profession.
Infrastructure Facilities at BMS College of Law
BMS College has big and spacious classrooms that are well-ventilated and provide an excellent audible environment. Additionally, the college has a computer lab, library with huge collection of books, reading room, hall, moot courts & auditorium. The college also provides scholarships.
BMS College provides a legal help unit inside the college premises. The people of Basavanagudi provided the lawful aid offered by the college as they are permitted to visit the Legal aid cell any time throughout the college hours.