CLAT

Common Law Admission Test

Common Law Admission Test

Mode of ExamOnline
LevelUG/PG
Level of ExamNational Level

CLAT 2018 Application Form will be released from 1st January 2018.Common Law Admission Test (CLAT) is one of the popular law entrance exams conducted by 18 National Law Universities (NLUs) rotationally. It is the all India level law common entrance exam for the students seeking admission in integrated LL.B. and LL.M. programme. CLAT 2018 exam will be organized by the National University of Advanced Legal Studies. CLAT Scores are considered by various private law colleges and government undertaking colleges across the country. Candidates can get here the detailed information about CLAT 2018 starting from application procedure to admission procedure.

Events

Dates (Announced)

Notification Date

December 2017

Availability of Online Application Form

1st January 2018

Closing date of Application Submission along with order of preferences for NLUs

31st March 2018

Issue Date of Admit Card

3rd week of April 2018

Date of Examination

13th May 2018 (3:00 PM to 5:00 PM)

Publishing of Answer Key

3rd week of May 2018

Announcement of Result (issue of merit list)

4th week of May 2018

Counselling Commence

1st week of June 2018

Closure of Admission

1st week of July 2018

 

CLAT 2018 Application Form

CLAT 2018 application form will be filled online only.

The application form will be accessible from 1st January 2018.

Candidates have to firstly register themselves by creating a LOGIN account using an e-mail ID.

At the time of filling the application form, students are also required to fill the preference order for NLU’s

The candidates must upload the scanned copies of signature and photograph (30 mm x 45 mm) with size not more than 100 KB.

The university may also offer the correction facility for CLAT 2018 application.

No hard copy of filled-in application form is to be sent to the CLAT office.

Application Fee:

The application fee of CLAT 2018 is different for different categories which is as follows:

Category

Application Fee

General/OBC/SAP and other category candidates

Rs. 4000/-

SC/ST category candidates

Rs. 3500/-

 

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Eligibility Criteria

CLAT 2018 eligibility criteria will define the minimum qualification requirement, percentage of marks and age criteria to appear in the CLAT exam. The eligibility for undergraduate and postgraduate law courses is given below:

For UG Integrated Courses:

  • Age Criteria: There will be no upper age limit to apply for CLAT 2018.
  • Qualification Eligibility: The candidate will be considered eligible for CLAT if he/she has passed the 12th examination with minimum 45% marks (40% for SC/ST candidates).
  • Candidates 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.

For PG Courses:

  • Qualifying Examination: The prescribed qualification for LL.M. is LL.B./Five-Year Integrated LL.B. (Hons.)/ any other equivalent exam.
  • Minimum Marks: 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%.
  • Candidates appearing in the qualifying exam in April/May 2018 may also apply.
  • Age Limit: No prescribed maximum age limit for PG courses.

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CLAT 2018 Syllabus

CLAT Syllabus for UG course will cover subjects areas like English including Comprehension, General Knowledge, Mathematics (taught up to 10th class), Legal Aptitude and Legal Reasoning. Syllabus for PG courses include Constitutional Law, Jurisprudence and other law subjects such as Contract, Torts, Criminal Law, International Law, Environment Law and Human Rights.

CLAT 2018 Exam Pattern

Get details about CLAT 2018 exam pattern such as number of questions asked, areas from where the questions will be asked, exam duration, etc. The paper-pattern for CLAT UG and PG courses is given below:

For UG Courses:

Courses: The online examination of CLAT will be held for integrated UG law courses.

Mode of Examination: Exam will be held in online mode (computer Based Test).

Type of Questions: Only objective type questions of maximum 200 marks will be asked from each subject areas.

Exam Duration: The duration of CLAT exam will be 2 hours.

Question Paper Medium: The language of question paper will be English only.

Marking Scheme: Each right answer will be awarded with 1 mark.

Negative Marking: There is a system of negative marking. 0.25 mark will be subtracted for each wrong answer.

Subjects

Number of Questions

Maximum Marks

English including Comprehension

40 Questions

40 Marks

General Knowledge and Current Affairs

50 Questions

50 Marks

Elementary Mathematics (Numerical Ability)

20 Questions

20 Marks

Legal Aptitude

50 Questions

50 Marks

Logical Reasoning

40 Questions

40 Marks

Total

200 Questions

200 Marks

 

For PG Courses:

Courses: The online examination of CLAT will be held for post-graduate law courses (i.e. LL.M.).

Mode of Examination: Exam will be held in online mode (computer Based Test).

Type of Questions: Only multiple-choice questions of maximum 150 marks will be asked from each subject areas.

Exam Duration: The duration of CLAT exam will be 2 hours.

Question Paper Medium: The language of question paper will be English only.

Marking Scheme: Each right answer will be awarded with 1 mark.

Negative Marking: There is a system of negative marking. 0.25 mark will be subtracted for each wrong answer.

Subjects

Number of Questions

Maximum Marks

Constitutional Law

50 Questions

50 Marks

Jurisprudence

50 Questions

50 Marks

Other law subjects

50 Questions

50 Marks

Total

150 Questions

150 Marks

 

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Application Start Date :

1st January 2018

Application End Date :

31st March 2018

Exam Date :

13th May 2018

Result Date :
Conducted By :

National Law Universities (NLUs)

Official Website : http://www.clat.ac.in

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