AMU BA LLB 2020 Exam Date (Postponed), Eligibility, Pattern and Syllabus

    Urvashi Singhal Urvashi Singhal
    Exams Prep Master

    AMU BA LLB 2020 Exam which was to be conducted onApril 13, 2020, stands postponed due to the outbreak of novel coronavirus. Marking this decision as a precautionary step, the authorities have cancelled all departmental and admission tests, including BA LLB scheduled in the month of April.

    Read in detail AMU BA LLB 2020 Syllabus

    Following the instructions given by the Central and State Government, the University took the step to combat COVID-19 Pandemic. However, the university has hinted that admission test will be held in July or August. As of now, the university has provided ‘online facility to exam centers’ for candidates whose exam centers are outside Aligarh and wish to get it changed. Candidates have to login using their user name and password to change the test center before June 3, 2020. (Reference image has been provided below).

    Registration for AMU BA LLB 2020 has closed on March 7, 2020. A fee of INR 650 applied across all categories of aspiring law students who will be competing for 220 AMU BA LLB seats.

    As per AMU BA LLB 2020 Exam Pattern, it will be a two-hour long, pen-paper based test having 75 objective and 10 subjective questions. The total marks for AMU BA LLB 2020 are 100. Objective questions are of 1 mark each with 0.25 negative marking for incorrect answers and subjective ones are of 2.5 marks each with no negative marking. Read the article to know more about the exam.

    AMU BA LLB 2020 Exam Highlights  

    The key points about AMU BA LLB 2020 are highlighted below:

    Exam NameAMU BA LLB
    Conducting BodyAligarh Muslim University
    Exam TypeEntrance Level 
    Exam DateJuly or August (Tentative)
    Eligibility CriteriaMinimum of 50% marks in class 12
    Mode of ApplicationOnline 
    Exam ModeOffline
    Duration2 hours
    Seats available220

    AMU BA LLB Exam Dates

    AMU BA LLB 2020 Exam Dates

    Candidates must note these dates for AMU BA LLB 2020Exam. 

    AMU BA LLB 2020 Registration Began fromJanuary 16, 2020 (Released)
    Last day to submit AMU BA LLB 2020 Application Form without Late FeeFebruary 21, 2020(Extended)
    Last day to submit AMU BA LLB 2020 Application Form with Late FeeMarch 7, 2020
    Issue of AMU BA LLB 2020 Admit card To be notified
    AMU BA LLB 2020 Exam DateTo be notified
    Release of AMU BA LLB 2020 Result To be notified
    AMU BA LLB Counselling DatesTo be notified

    AMU BA LLB Eligibility

    AMU BA LLB 2020 Eligibility

    Candidates must check the official AMU website for the eligibility criteria. If he/she fails to fulfill the criteria, his/her application will be rejected. The following are the eligibility criteria for AMU BA LLB 2020:

    • The candidate must have qualified Senior Secondary School Certificate or equivalent with a minimum of 50% marks.
    • Candidates qualified with the Bridge course from AMU with a minimum 50% aggregate are also eligible.
    • The maximum age limit is 22, as of July 1, 2020.

    AMU BA LLB Application Form

    AMU BA LLB 2020 Application Form

    The steps for the application process of AMU BA LLB 2020 are given below:

    • Visit the official website and click on the link for the AMU BA LLB application.
    • Provide all the details asked such as name, qualifications, address, contact details etc.
    • Upload your passport size photograph, signature, and left-hand thumb impression
    • Pay AMU BA LLB Application fees in online mode.
    • The application fee for AMU BA LLB is INR 650 – payable via Credit/Debit card or Net Banking. 

    AMU BA LLB 2020 Admit Card

    The release date of AMU BA LLB 2020 Admit Card will be notified soon by the authorities. Candidates need to check the following details carefully on the admit card:

    • Candidate’s name
    • Roll number
    • Exam venue

    Exam date and exam time will be mentioned on the AMU BA LLB 2020 Admit Card. The admit card is needed for all processes of admission and the candidate has to keep it safely till the entire admission process is over.

    Candidates must carry the admit card on the day of exam failing to do which might lead to denial of entry inside the exam hall. The process for downloading the admit card is:

    • Visit the official AMU website and click on the link for AMU BA LLB 2020 Admit Card.
    • Select BA LLB from the menu.
    • Enter the Transaction ID and Course ID, where required.
    • Click on the download button.
    • View and download the admit card.

    In case the candidate has forgotten his/her Transaction ID, he/she should click on the 'Forgot Transaction ID' link. The candidate will be redirected to a webpage where he/she has to provide his/her name and mother’s maiden name (as entered during the registration process) to get back his/her Transaction ID.

    AMU updates its website every 72 hours so if the candidate is not able to view the admit card yet, he/she should wait for some time to allow the database to include the new information and then download the admit card.

    The candidate is also advised to take the sufficient number of printouts for the admit card as he/she will be needing it at every stage of the examination and admission process.

    AMU BA LLB 2020 Exam Centres

    AMU BA LLB 2020 will be conducted in three centres.

    AMU Campus in AligarhAddress: AMU Campus, Aligarh, Uttar Pradesh 202001 Phone: 0571 270 0935
    AMU Campus in Murshidabad (West Bengal)Address: Jangipur Barrage (Ahiran), Murshidabad, West Bengal 742223 Phone: 03483 230 030
    AMU Campus in Malappuram (Kerala)Address: Chelemala Road, Chelemala, Anamangad, Kerala 679340 Phone: 04933 298 299

    Candidates are advised to check their admit cards carefully and make note of the exam center well ahead of the exam.

    AMU BA LLB Exam Pattern

    AMU BA LLB 2020 Exam Pattern 

    AMU BA LLB 2020 is divided into 2 sections. The first will have 75 Objective questions of 1 mark each. There is a negative marking of 0.25 in case of a wrong answer. Marks are deducted if more than one option is selected (unless specified). Section 2 will have 10 Subjective questions of 2.5 marks each. The answers to these questions are short explanation based. There are no negative marking in this section.

    Mode of ExaminationOffline/ paper-pen based
    Number of Questions85 (75 objective + 10 subjective)
    Maximum Marks100 marks (1 mark for Objective and 2.5 marks for Subjective questions)
    Duration of Exam2 hours
    Sections in Paper2 - Objective and Subjective
    Subjects in PaperGeneral English, Current Affairs and General Knowledge (based on legal issues), Reasoning and Aptitude

    Know More AMU BA LLB 2020 Exam Pattern

    AMU BA LLB Syllabus

    AMU BA LLB 2020 Syllabus

    The table below highlights the key points of the AMU BA LLB Syllabus and will have questions based on the following topics:

    General EnglishCandidates will be asked questions on topics like grammar, reading comprehension, synonyms, antonyms, vocabulary, etc.
    General Knowledge/ Current AffairsCandidates will be asked questions on topics like legal issues in India, current affairs in India, eminent personalities, awards, etc.
    Reasoning and aptitudeCandidates will be asked questions on topics like critical reasoning, analogy, blood relations, series, etc.

    AMU BA LLB 2020 Books

    Candidates can additionally read up the following books for a clearer idea and better preparation of the AMU BA LLB 2020 Exam:

    Name of the BooksAuthorISBN
    The Ultimate Guide to the LLB Entrance ExaminationM A Rashid and Nisa Fasil978-9350358566
    Legal Aptitude for the CLAT and other Law Entrance Examinations: A WorkbookA P Bhardwaj978-9332519787
    Universal's Guide to CLAT & LL.B. Entrance ExaminationManish Arora978-9350358405

    AMU BA LLB Result

    AMU BA LLB 2020 Result

    AMU BA LLB 2020 Results will be announced in the month of May 2020. Candidates will not be notified individually so they are advised to keep a check on the website. The scorecards will be available for download from the AMU website. The detailed procedure to check the result and download the scorecard is as follows:

    • Visit the official website of AMU and click on the link for AMU BA LLB 2020 Results.
    • Download the PDF file with the roll numbers of qualified students.
    • Search for your roll number in the PDF document.
    • If your roll number is present, you will be called for further rounds of counselling.

    AMU BA LLB 2020 Merit List

    The merit lists will be available as soon as the official results are announced. You can view and download the merit list for your reference. The procedure to download the merit list for AMU BA LLB 2020 is as follows:

    • Visit the official AMU website.
    • Click on the link for Results.
    • Download the PDF document containing the merit list.
    • Check if your roll number is present in the list.
    • If your roll number is present in the list, you will be called for further rounds of counselling.

    AMU BA LLB Cutoff

    AMU BA LLB 2020 Cutoff

    AMU BA LLB 2020 Cutoff is the minimum marks a candidate needs to score in the test to be selected for the counselling process and eventually get final admissions. The cut off will depend on factors like

    • Total marks of the test
    • Total number of students appeared in the test
    • Difficulty of the test
    • Overall performance of all candidates in the test

    A student is eligible for the counselling round if he/she finds her name on the merit list. However, please note that the merit list will be put up on the official AMU website and students will not be intimidated individually.

    Candidates must note that the exam conducting body of AMU BA LLB, Aligarh Muslim University never releases the official cutoff marks for the year.

    AMU BA LLB 2020 Counselling

    AMU will begin the counselling and seat allotment process of law admissions 2020 in August (tentative) after the announcement of the result and publication of the merit list. There are 220 BA LLB seats on offer at their three campuses. Candidates will be called for counselling under three categories – nomination Category, chance memo category and provisional seat allotment category. The scheduled date and time for document verification and reporting at counselling venue will be given out based on the category. The counselling will have two rounds – Interview and Group Discussion. Post that, documents of selected candidates will be verified and seats will be offered based on that.

    • The candidate has to appear for the counselling in person.
    • The counselling schedule will be updated on the official AMU website.
    • The seats will be allotted based on the merit list.
    • The admission and counselling fee of Rs. 11145 will have to be paid at this stage
    • The candidate has to provide his/her original documents to get admission.

    Documents Required for Admission

    The following documents would be required for admission to Aligarh Muslim University for the BA LLB 2020 course:

    • Admit card for AMU BA LLB 2020
    • 10th mark sheet (as proof of birth)
    • 12th mark sheet and pass certificates (with self-attested photo-copies)
    • Candidate's caste certificate (if applicable)
    • Candidate’s physically challenged Certificate (if applicable)
    • Candidate’s transfer/migration Certificate
    • A demand draft of Rs. 11145 drawn in favour of Finance Officer, AMU, payable at Aligarh

    Candidates are strongly advised to provide only their true and original documents during admission. In case a situation arises where the candidate’s documents are found to be false or not according to the University’s standards, his/her admission will be cancelled and another candidate who is next in line in terms of the merit list will be given the opportunity for admission to the Aligarh Muslim University.

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

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    1 Comment
    arnab chaushary

    Sir I am from nepal. How I can get addmission in law college of india!???

    06 Mar, 2017 12:00

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