S. J. M. Law College was established in the year 1993 and it is affiliated to Kuvempu University. The college is approved by Bar Council of India (BCI), Government of India, New Delhi. The College has got the perfect ambience to establish itself as a centre of distinction in legal studies and research and they all are putting in the most serious and genuine efforts for achieving the desired professional and academic excellence. The college provides good infrastructure facilities such as well stocked Library, Canteen, Computer science lab, Auditorium, Separate girls and boys hostel, Sports facilities, Latest teaching aids, Extra curricular activities and Hostel accommodation. A new approach in teaching methodology focuses on learning through direct experience and original case- studies. The college offers five years undergraduate level Bachelor of Laws (LLB).