ACLAT 2020


    ACLAT 2020: Application Form(Out), Dates, Eligibility, Pattern

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    ACLAT (Alliance University Common Law Admission Test) is conducted by Alliance School of Law for admissions to various undergraduate law courses in the University. The exam is held across 10 exam cities in the country. 

    • ACLAT 2020 Application Form is available online as well as offline mode from September 27, 2019.
    • Last date to apply for ACLAT 2020 has not been decided yet. 
    • The exam included 200 questions that were to be completed in 2 hours. CheckACLAT Exam Pattern
    • Final selection will be made on the basis of candidates’ performance in Exam and the Personal Interview.

    ACLAT 2020 Exam Highlights

    Candidates can check the important highlights for ACLAT 2020 in the table below for reference:

    Conducting BodyAlliance University
    Name of ExamAlliance University Common Law Admission Test
    Mode of ExamOffline
    Duration of Exam2 hours
    Type and Number of Question200 Objective type questions
    Sections5 sections (Language Proficiency, General Awareness, Legal Aptitude, Logical Reasoning & Reasoning Ability, and Numerical Ability)
    Courses OfferedBA. LLB, BBA. LLB

    ACLAT 2020 Exam Dates

    Alliance University announces the detailed schedule for the entrance test and the admission process along with the official notification. Candidates can check below the tentative schedule below for ACLAT 2020:

    Application process startsSeptmeber 27, 2020(Available)
    Last date to apply for ACLATTo be Announced
    Admit cards will be available fromApril 2020

    Date of Entrance Examination (Tentative)

    April 28-30, 2020- Bengaluru

    April 30-May 2, 2020- Delhi and Kolkata

    May 1, 2020- Hyderabad and Pune

    May 3, 2020- Raipur and Vijayawada

    May 4, 2020- Lucknow and Ranchi

    May 5, 2020- Guwahati

    ACLAT 2020 Eligibility Criteria

    Candidates must fulfill the following eligibility criteria in order to get admission through ACLAT 2020. Candidature will stand canceled at any stage if the candidate is found flouting the eligibility norms. 

    Age Limit

    • General Category candidates must not be more than 20 years of age at the time of admission
    • Reserved Category Students including ST/SC/Backward classes, relaxation up to 2 years has been provided. They should not be more than 22 years at the time of admission.

    Numbers of Attempts

    There is no cap on the number of attempts for ACLAT. There are no boundaries for the residence as well, set by the university.

    Academic Qualification

    • Candidate must have passed 10+2 examination from any school/Institute/university as recognized under state or national board of education.
    • Candidate must have scored a minimum aggregate of 45%. Reserved category candidates including SC/ST must have scored at least 40% aggregate.

    How to Apply for ACLAT 2020?

    The registration process for ACLAT 2020 will commence in the last week of March 2020 in online as well as offline. Following are the steps to fill the form:

    Online Mode

    • Log onto the official website of Alliance School of Law
    • Click on the official link of ACLAT 2020 Application Form
    • Enter basic details like Date of Birth, Phone number, other personal details, email ID to complete registration
    • Fill up the application form providing your details as asked in the form. You need to provide details like-
      • Candidates Name
      • Parents details
      • Address and Phone Number
      • Academic Qualification
      • Course Details
      • Aadhar Card Number
    • Upload the following documents along with the form
      • Scanned copy of the colored photograph in 3.5x4.5 cm
      • Scanned copy of colored Signature 3.5x4.5 cm
      • Attested 10th class mark sheet
      • Attested 12th class mark sheet

    (Scanned copies should not be more than 2mb and are allowed in JPEG, JPG, PNG, and PDF format)

    • Pay the requisite amount through net banking or debit/credit card.
    • Go through your form once and after the payment, click on ‘submit’.

    Offline Mode

    • Log on to
    • Click on the official link of ACLAT 2020 Application Form
    • Download the form and take a print out of it.
    • Fill the form with all the details asked which includes-
      • Candidates Name
      • Parents details
      • Address and Phone Number
      • Academic Qualification
      • Course Details
      • Aadhar Card Number
    • Attach important documents with the form which includes-
      • Passport size photograph
      • 10th class mark sheet
      • 12th class mark sheet
    • Candidates can also purchase the application form at the office window in person and fill it in their own handwriting.
    • Submit the form at the official address with the documents enclosed and the application fee:

    Chikkahagade cross.

    Chandrapur, Anekal Road

    Anekal, Bangalore

    562 106

    ACLAT 2020 Application Fee

    ACLAT 2020 Application fee can be paid online using net banking as well as offline mode via bank challan. Steps to remit the fee are as follows:

    • Details of payment mode appear on the screen as you complete the application form.
    • Click on the PAY ONLINE button which appears on the screen 
    • Select your payment options and pay accordingly.
    • Pay using a Demand Draft also in favor of Alliance University payable at Bangalore.
    • Fee payment can also be done in person at the office while submitting the form in person.
    CategoryApplication Fee
    GeneralINR 1000
    Reserved INR 1000
    NRI and SAARC country nationalsINR 2000
    Other Foreign NationalsThe US $50

    ACLAT 2020 Admit Card

    Admit cards for ACLAT 2020 will be issued to all the candidates who have successfully applied for the exam.

    • They are expected to be available on the official website in April 2020
    • Candidates must carry it to the examination center, failing which, they shall be debarred from appearing in the exam.

    Candidates can download the ACLAT 2020 Admit Card using the following steps-

    • Log onto the official website of Alliance University i.e.,
    • Click on the link ‘ACLAT 2020’
    • Click on the ADMIT CARD option.
    • Fill in your Date of Birth and Registration Number in the box.
    • Your Admit card will appear on the screen. Download it and take multiple printouts for future use.

    ACLAT 2020 Admit card will contain the following details-

    • Candidates’ Name
    • Candidates Photograph
    • Registration Number
    • Date of Examination
    • Name of Examination
    • Venue of Center for the Exam
    • Important instructions related to ACLAT 2020 Admit Card

    ACLAT 2020 Exam Centers

    There are several exam centers where ACLAT 2020 is held every year. Candidates can choose exam centers while filling the form according to your convenience. ACLAT 2020 Exam Centers and along with the respective slots for each slot in the exam below.

    Entrance Test LocationDate of Exam (tentative)
    BangaloreApril 28 & 30, 2020
    DelhiApril 30-May 2, 2020
    KolkataApril 30-May 2, 2020
    HyderabadMay 1, 2020
    PuneMay 1, 2020
    LucknowMay 4, 2020
    RanchiMay 4, 2020
    VijayawadaMay 3, 2020
    RaipurMay 3, 2020
    GuwahatiMay 5, 2020

    ACLAT 2020 Exam Pattern

    ACLAT 2020 will be conducted in offline mode (pen and paper-based test). Candidates should go through the detailed ACLAT 2020 Exam Pattern to understand the pattern of questions and weightage of important topics.

    • Correct Answer= +1 mark, Incorrect Answer= -0.25 marks
    • Exam comprises of 5 sections-
    1. Language proficiency- 40 marks
    2. General Awareness- 50 marks
    3. Legal Aptitude- 45 marks
    4. Logical Reasoning and Analytical Ability- 45 marks
    5. Numerical Ability- 20 marks

    ACLAT 2020 Exam Pattern Highlights

    Mode of ExamOffline
    Maximum Marks200
    Duration of Exam2 hours
    Sections in Paper5 (Language Proficiency, General Awareness, Legal Aptitude, Logical Reasoning & Analytical Ability, and Numerical Ability)

    ACLAT 2020 Syllabus

    There are a few topics from each part that candidates should be thorough with before appearing for ACLAT 2020. 

    LANGUAGE PROFICIENCYReading Comprehension
    General AwarenessIndian and World History
    Indian National Movement
    Contemporary National, regional, international politics and economic perspective issues
    Indian Culture
    Legal System
    Constitutional Principles and Practices
    Science and Technology
    International Organizations
    Legal AptitudeLegal Terms
    Indian Constitutions, its Structure, its sections and schedules
    Contract and Constitutional Laws
    Vicarious Liability
    IPC and the CrPC
    Strict Liability
    Law of Crimes
    International Law
    Intellectual Property Rights
    Legal Awareness covering Constitutional Law and Polity
    Logical and Reasoning AbilityBlood Relations
    Critical Reasoning
    Numerical AbilityMental Ability and Logical /Mathematical Analysis
    Deductive Reasoning
    Profit and Loss
    Odd-Even Discretion
    Logical Fallacy
    Agreement and Disagreement

    Recommended Books for ACLAT 2020

    Some important refreshers and practice books for ACLAT 2020 are tabulated below for reference-

    Name of the BooksAuthor name
    Constitution of IndiaBakshi PM
    Guide to Judicial Service ExaminationsBy Universal
    Legal Awareness/Legal ReasoningBy Bhardwaj
    The Pearson Guide to CLAT 1st edition-
    Manorama Yearbook 2020-
    Objective General English 1st EditionRS Aggarwal
    Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive ExamRS Aggarwal
    Analytical ReasoningMK Pandey
    Legal Aptitude for CLAT and other Law Entrance ExamAP Bhardwaj

    ACLAT 2020 Results

    Alliance University will be announced the results for ACLAT 2020 in the form of a merit list containing marks scored by the candidates. The list released on the official website of Alliance University. Here’s how you can check your ACLAT result.

    • Log onto the official website of Alliance University, i.e.,
    • Click on the ACLAT 2020 link on the website.
    • Click on the RESULTS option.
    • Fill in your Registration Number and Date of Birth to access your scorecard.
    • Download it and keep it for future reference.

    ACLAT 2020 Counselling Procedure

    Counseling schedule is shared for candidates to have a look at

    Selection DatesActivityCities
    1st week of July 2020Selection ProcessChennaiHyderabadPune
    2nd week of July 2020Selection ProcessBengaluruDelhiKolkata

    After the results are announced, candidates will be shortlisted on the basis of their performance in the entrance test and Interview.

    • The counseling process is conducted in offline mode.
    • Shortlisted candidates are required to appear for counseling in order of their ranks.
    • Selected candidates must reach the allotted venue at the stipulated time for counseling and subsequent rounds of the admission process.

     Scores of the following exams will be considered final along with the interview scores for a candidate-

    • CLAT 2020
    • LSAT 2020
    • ACLAT 2020

    Candidates will be called for interview/counseling session in the following cities-

    • Bangalore
    • Delhi
    • Kolkata

    *The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College

    Fee Structure

    • 1000


    • 1000


    Sample/Mock Papers


    Full practice Papers for ACLAT 2020




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