Allahabad University LAT 2020 Application Form (Extended), Dates, Admit Card, Eligibility and Syllabus

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    Allahabad University Law Admission Test (Allahabad University LAT) is a university-level entrance examination conducted by the Allahabad University. The application process for the examination has resumed from May 10, 2020. The admission process was put on hold due to COVID-19 outbreak. Last date of registration has been extended till July 15, 2020. Therefore, candidates are advised to fill in the application form as soon as possible. Exam dates will be notified on the official website.

    Allahabad University LAT 2020 is designed to test the aptitude of candidates seeking admission to the 3-year three-year LLB program. Candidates belonging to Unreserved, OBC, and EWS category have to pay a fee of Rs. 800, and those from SC/ST/PWD have to pay a fee of Rs. 400.

    The question paper will consist of 150 objective type questions, to be attempted in 120 minutes. Candidates will be awarded 2 marks for each correct answer, and 0.5 mark is deducted for every incorrect answerLAT Results are expected to be out in the last week of June 2020.

    Allahabad University LAT 2020 Exam Highlights

    NameAllahabad University Law Admission Test
    Date of ExamJune 2020
    Conducting BodyAllahabad University
    Number of Seats493
    Mode of ExamOffline
    Medium of ExamEnglish
    Duration of Exam120 minutes

    Click here to apply for Allahabad University LAT 2020 

    Allahabad University LAT-Exam Dates

    Allahabad University LAT 2020: Exam Dates

    The official notification to fill LAT 2020 Application Form has been released by Allahabad University in the month of April 2020. Candidates can check the exam scheduled as given below:

    Application Form Release DateMarch 25, 2020 / May 10, 2020 (Resumed)
    Last Date of Submitting Application FormJuly 15, 2020
    Admit Card ReleaseTo be notified
    Examination DateTo be notified
    Result DeclarationTo be notified

    Allahabad University LAT-Eligibility Criteria

    Allahabad University LAT 2020: Eligibility Criteria

    For being eligible to appear for LAT 2020, aspiring candidates are needed to meet the following minimum eligibility criteria.

    Educational Qualification

    • Successful completion of graduation from a recognized institute.
    • A minimum aggregate score of 45% at the level of graduation ((42% for OBC candidates, 40% for SC/ST candidates)
    • English as one of the main subjects of study at the 10+2 level.
    • Candidates appearing for the final year graduation examinations are also eligible to apply for LAT 2020.
    • As per the Bar Council of India, candidates having completed graduation via the distance mode of education will not be allowed to take the LAT 2020.

    Age Limit

    • The age bar for LAT has been removed by the Allahabad High Court.

    Allahabad University LAT-Application Form

    Allahabad University LAT 2020: Application Form

    Allahabad University LAT 2020 Registration can be done only in the online mode. Candidates are advised to fill the Application Form before the university stops accepting applications. Candidates are also advised to keep a copy of the completely filled Application Form as it may be required during the Admission Process.

    The procedure to apply for the exam is detailed below as steps:

    • Carefully read all the instructions carefully before filling Allahabad University LAT 2020 Application Form.
    • Visit the official application form link of Allahabad University LAT 2020.
    • Click on ‘Go to Registration’.
    • Enter your basic details like name, Father’s Name, Date of Birth, email address, mobile number, preferred program and department.
    • Confirm the details and click on Submit.
    • Candidates will receive the application number and OTP (One Time Password).
    • Sign in to your account using application number and OTP received.
    • Candidate will receive their Application number and OTP on their registered email address and mobile number.
    • Enter all the personal and academic details required in the application form.
    • Upload recent passport-size photograph and scanned signature (Maximum file size 50 KB for each).
    • Pay the application fees through Net Banking/ Credit Card/ Debit Card or offline via e-challan.
    • Review the details entered in the form, make changes, if necessary, and click on Submit button.

    Allahabad University LAT 2020: Admit Card

    Candidates would be able to download their Allahabad University LAT 2020 Admit Card from the official website 1 week before the exam. Admit Card will not be sent to candidates through post/ email.

    To download the Admit Card, candidates would need to enter their assigned application number and date of birth, and follow the following steps.

    • Go to the official website.
    • Click on the link showing ‘LAT 2020 Admit Card’
    • Enter your login details, Application Sequence Number, and date of birth.
    • Login and download the Admit Card for examination.
    • Print the Admit Card on A4 sheet.

    Candidate are advised to take a printout of their Admit Card and retain it with a photo identity card as identity proof.

    Allahabad University LAT-Exam Pattern

    Allahabad University LAT 2020: Exam Pattern

    Allahabad University LAT 2020 Entrance Test will be pencil & paper-based.

    The question paper will contain a total of 150 questions of objective-type assessing candidates for:

    • Language Comprehension
    • General Awareness & Reasoning
    • Mental Ability
    • Legal Aptitude.

    Allahabad University LAT 2020: Marking Scheme

    Tabulated here is a marking scheme of the exam.

    PartSubjectNumber of QuestionsTotal Marks
    Paper 1Language Comprehension50100
    Paper 2General Awareness & Current Affairs50100
    Paper 3Reasoning, Mental Ability and Legal Aptitude50100

    Allahabad University LAT 2020: Exam Pattern Highlights

    Highlights and major details of the exam pattern are given here.

    Mode of ExaminationOffline
    Paper TypeObjective
    Number of Questions150 MCQs
    Duration of Exam120 Minutes
    Marking Scheme2 marks for every correct answer
    Negative Marking0.5 of a mark for every incorrect answer

    Allahabad University LAT-Syllabus

    Allahabad University LAT 2020: Syllabus

    There is no prescribed syllabus for LAT 2020. However, aspirants can prepare for LAT exam by going through the topics mentioned below in order to perform well in each section the exam.

    Paper 1: Language Comprehension Reading Comprehension
    One-word substitution
    Knowledge of proverbs
    Figures of speech 
    Legal terms
    Paper 2: General Awareness and Current AffairsIndian & World History
    Indian Culture
    Indian National Movement
    Legal System
    Constitutional principles & Practices
    Science & Technology
    Contemporary National, Regional, International Political & Economic Perspective Issues
    International Organizations
    Paper 3: Reasoning and Mental AbilityMental Ability and Logical/Mathematical Analysis
    Deductive Reasoning
    Odd-Even Discretion
    Logical Fallacy
    Agreement and Disagreement

    Allahabad University LAT-Results

    Allahabad University LAT 2020: Results

    Allahabad University, the conducting body of LAT 2020, will announce the result in the last week of June 2020. The result of the LLB entrance exam will be made available in the form of a score card. The result will be declared in the online mode only.

    Candidates qualifying the exam will be called for the counselling process. The result will contain the name, application number/ roll number of the qualifying candidates.

    How to Check Allahabad University LAT 2020 Results?

    Given here is a step-wise procedure involved in checking the exam’s results.

    • Visit the official website of Allahabad University LAT.
    • Click on the link for ‘Allahabad University LAT 2020 Results’.
    • Enter the Application Number/Roll number and Date of Birth.
    • Check the details on the LAT 2020 Results.
    • Download and take printout of LAT 2020 Results.

    Allahabad University LAT-Cut off

    Allahabad University LAT 2020: Cut off

    The cutoff score for qualification of LAT 2020 will be released by Allahabad University after the entrance exam’s results have been declared.

    Candidates meeting the cut-off score would be called for the succeeding round of counselling, based on merit.

    Allahabad University LAT cut-off will depend on factors such as:

    • number of applicants,
    • number of seats available,
    • previous year’s cut off score,
    • difficulty-level of the entrance test.

    Allahabad University LAT 2020: Merit List

    Allahabad University will release a merit list for LAT 2020 qualifiers based on the candidates’ performance in the entrance test. Those meeting the cut-off would be included in the Merit List for Allahabad University LAT 2020 Counselling. A separate merit list for reserved category candidates is usually also prepared.

    Allahabad University LAT-Counselling

    Allahabad University LAT 2020: Counselling

    Allahabad University LAT 2020 Counselling will begin a few weeks after the declaration of results. Candidates will have to regularly check the official website to get an idea of the schedule of counselling and Merit list for Allahabad University LAT 2020.

    Allahabad University LAT 2020 Counselling process would involve:

    • Document verification
    • final seat allotment.

    Seat Allotment will take place based on:

    • candidate’s rank
    • availability of seats.

    A counselling fee needs to be paid by candidates at the time of attending the counselling.

    Counselling and Seat Allotment will be done in the sequential order based on LAT 2020 ranks.

    Candidates are advised to appear for counselling on the specified date and time allotted to them accordingly.

    The process would consist of certificate and document-verification.

    Candidates shortlisted for the counselling round need to carry the following documents in the original, besides 2 sets of photocopies:

    • LAT 2020 Rank Card and Hall Ticket.
    • Statements of Marks and Provisional/ Degree Certificate of the qualifying examination.
    • Transfer and Conduct Certificates.
    • Class X and XII Marksheets and Certificates.
    • Domicile Certificate.
    • 6 passport-size photographs.
    • Identity Proof (Aadhar Card, Voter ID, Driving License, Passport, etc.).
    • Category Certificate (if applicable).
    • Allahabad University LAT 2020 Result.
    • Migration Certificate (if applicable).

    Allahabad University LAT FAQs

    Allahabad University LAT 2020 FAQs

    Ques. Will Allahabad University LAT 2020 be conducted in computer mode?

    Ans. No. The paper will be conducted in pen and paper mode. The date of the exam will be announced soon by the authorities.

    Ques. What is the marking scheme of the examination?

    Ans. The paper consists of 150 questions carrying 2 marks each. For every wrong answer, there will be a deduction of 1/4th marks i.e. 0.5 marks will be reduced from total score.

    Ques. In which institutes can I take admission if I clear Allahabad University LAT 2020?

    Ans. There are two institutes that impart legal knowledge and grants admission on basis of LA. They are:

    • Chaudhary Mahadeo Prasad Degree College (CMP Degree College)
    • Allahabad Degree College (ADC)

    Ques. I carry a NCC certificate. Am I eligible for any reservation in the university?

    Ans. Yes. A weightage of 5% shall be granted to the total score of the students holding NCC Certificate.

    *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

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    vikas rajnarayan yadav

    Hello Please koi bata sakta he ki allahabad university me clat ka admission kab tak chalu ke or process kya he entrance exam ki...?

    20 Apr, 2020 23:03
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Vikas, candidates can apply for this exam till April 25, 2020. You can check the admission procedure from here: Allahabad University Admission Process

    20 Apr, 2020 23:15
    Mohd jakir

    Sir LLB entrance exam syllabus pura do please sir Esme nahi samajh me as Raha hai

    02 Jan, 2020 00:20
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Jakir, syllabus of the entrance exam for each section is as explained below:

    • for LAT Part 1: First part consists of language comprehension of both English and Hindi with topics such as one-word substitutions, spellings, idioms, phrases, syntax, proverbs, legal terms and precise writing.
    • for LAT Part 2: This section contains questions from general awareness and current affairs such as Indian and world History, Geography, Environment, Indian culture, Indian National Movement, Science and Technology etc. 
    • for LAT Part 3: Part 3 is further divided into 2 parts viz Reasoning & Mental Ability having topics such as mathemetical analysis, deductive reasoning, logical fallacy, syllogism, classification, analogy etc. while other part is Legal Reasoning which has topics as Indian Constitution, Judicial System, Constitutional/Legal Principles and Practice, Judicial system etc.

    02 Jan, 2020 11:51
    Simmi Singh

    Hlo sir mujhe LLB exam ke bare. Me jaankari chahiye

    26 Aug, 2019 07:08
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Simmi, you may check details on LLB like eligibility and other from here.

    26 Aug, 2019 10:37
    Tarannum bano

    Sir good morning...LLB entrance form kB tk ayega Allahabad university Ka sir

    05 Mar, 2020 11:01
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Tarannum, application forms for this entrance exam are expected to release on April 15, 2020.

    05 Mar, 2020 12:15
    Preeti kasaudhan

    Sir mujheBALLB ki information chahiye and ye bhi bataiye ki Hindi pattern me exam nhi de sakte kya

    01 Jan, 2019 00:20

    Hi Preeti, you can contact on this number 0532 246 1083.

    13 Feb, 2019 18:28

    i am belongs to maharashtra can i apply for law degree in allhabad university

    05 Dec, 2018 22:50
    Akansha Expert

    Hi Kamble, You may please contact to the university for getting the Application detail for Maharastra student.

    06 Dec, 2018 15:13

    hello sir ,i,m DEV MANI SIR hmne allahabad university LLB ka entrance exam diya hai SIR mera CMP COLLAGE LLB ME addmation ho jayega ya phir nhi ho pyega

    06 Jul, 2018 08:52
    Akansha Expert

    Hi Dev, You will get the information about cut off for law please check the official website i.e of CMP College.

    06 Jul, 2018 11:25

    2017 CMP law cut off....?

    07 Jun, 2018 07:36
    Akansha Expert

    Hi Rishi, You will get the information about cut off for law please check the official website i.e

    07 Jun, 2018 13:43

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