Sri T.B. Jayachandra, Hon'ble Minister for Law, Justice and Human Rights, Government of Karnataka is the Pro-Chancellor of Karnataka State Law University, Hubli under section 13 of the KSLU Act, 2009. An agriculturist by profession, he is also a qualified advocate and practiced advocacy, he has been in public life since 1978 as a Member of Legislative Assembly. He was a Cabinet Minister for Agriculture in the Government of Karnataka and served as District in-charge Minister of Tumkur District from 17.10.1999 to 27.06.2002, he represented Karnataka as a special representative on the status of Cabinet Minister at New Delhi from 27.06.2002 to 11.12.2003, he was Cabinet Minister for Food and Civil Supplies and District in-charge Minister of Mandya District from 12.12.2003 to 28.05.2004 and he served as Deputy Leader of opposition to the Karnataka Legislative Assembly from 1994 to 1999 and 2008 to 2012. He travelled abroad and Represented the Country at the 48th Common Wealth Parliamentary Seminar held at West Minster, United Kingdom during March 1999 and visited countries like USA, Canada, China, Japan, South Korea, UAE, South Eastern Countries and European Countries and has an indepth knowledge of their Agriculture and Industrial Sectors Development.
KSLU is actively participating in the national level efforts to transform legal education of the country to meet national and global challenges. Its vision of transforming Karnataka into a legally conscious society by providing quality legal education which is professionally competent and socially relevant can be rapidly achieved by adopting the contemporary information communication technology (ICT). At present KSLU offers the 3 years LL.B. course, 5 years B.A., LL.B., B.B.A., LL.B. and B.A., LL.B., (Hon's) B.B.A., LL.B. (Hons.) integrated programmes and LL.M. programme apart from certificate and P.G.Diploma courses. Read more