The National Law School of India University (NLSIU) is institute of national importance. Government of Karnataka established this university on August 29, 1987, in the state capital Bangalore.
Distance education programs of National Law School of India University Distance Education Department, do not have barriers of age restriction. The minimum eligibility is a graduate degree from a recognized university.
The courses usually begins in July every year. Admissions are usually completed by June 30th. The University has no study centres outside Bangalore. The course offered by NLSIU Distance Education Department are Master of Business Laws, PG Diploma in Human Rights Law, PG Diploma in Medical Law and Ethics, PG Diploma in Environmental Law, PG Diploma in Intellectual Property Rights Law, and PG Diploma in Child Rights Law.