AP LAWCET 2018 SYLLABUS
STATE LEVEL ONLINE TEST
APSCHE does not release any official syllabus for AP LAWCET. However, on the basis of previous year question papers, we have defined AP LAWCET Syllabus.
The state level law entrance examination is scheduled for April 19, 2018. The online mode paper is divided into three sections viz.
Part A – General Knowledge and Mental Ability
Part B – Current Affairs
Part C – Aptitude for the Study of Law
The paper will have 120 questions to be answered within 90 minutes. As there is no negative marking, it is advised to attempt all the questions if you are unsure of the answer. Check complete AP LAWCET Exam Pattern
This particular section consisting of 60 GK and Mental Ability questions tests a candidate’s level of static knowledge and his logical and analytical skills. Estimated topics that this section covers are-
Recommended books for preparing for General Knowledge
|Lucent's General Knowledge||Lucent’s|
|General Knowledge 2018||G.K. Pub|
|General Knowledge & Current Affairs||Upkar Prakashan|
|General Knowledge 2018 Capsule with Current Affairs Update||Disha Publication|
|The Mega Yearbook 2017 – Current Affairs and General Knowledge for competitive exams||Disha Experts|
Download AP LAWCET Sample Papers
Recommended books for preparing for Mental Ability
|Modern Approach To Verbal & Non-Verbal Reasoning||S. Chand|
|A New Approach to REASONING Verbal & Non-Verbal||Arihant|
|Quantitative Aptitude by R S Aggarwal||S. Chand|
|Quantitative Aptitude and Reasoning||Prentice Hall India Learning|
|QUANTITATIVE APTITUDE AND REASONING||PHI Learning|
This entire section consists of 30 questions from the events that have happened in the country and around the globe in recent. It covers news articles on affairs of importance on numerous topics like-
The only source of material to prepare for this section is newspapers, magazines and news channels. Read them regularly to stay updated on the events of the past and current year.
Part C of the paper is made up of 30 questions based on Legal Aptitude. There is no official course or guidelines to follow that makes up for the syllabus for this section. As per the instructions given by the organizers of the exam, questions from basic laws of the country will be given in this section and they will be of elementary level.
Recommended books to prepare for Legal Aptitude
|Legal Aptitude for the CLAT and other Law entrance examinations: A workbook||Bhardwaj|
|National Law University: B.A, L.L.B (Hons.) All India Law Entrance Exam Guide||RPH Editorial Board|
|Universal’s General Knowledge of Law- Legal GK for competitive examinations||Manish Arora|
|Lawcet Study Material||Vikram publishers|
The LLM paper of AP LAWCET is divided into two parts both testing a candidate’s knowledge of Indian Laws. The entire paper is focused on testing how much candidates have learned in their undergraduate law schools.
PUBLIC INTERNATIONAL LAW
CRIMES and TORTS
IPR & OTHER LAWS
LABOUR LAW - Trade Union Act 1926. Industrial Disputes Act 1947.
|Universal's Guide to LL.M. Entrance Examination||Gaurav Mehta|
|Guide to LLM Entrance Examination||Showick Thorpe|
|Amar Law Publication's Indian Constitutional Law : The New Challenges for LLM||Sheetal Kanwal|
Ques. What is the exam pattern of AP LAWCET 2018?
Ans. AP LAWCET 2018 exam will consist of 120 multiple choice questions. The exam will be divided into three sections- General Knowledge and Mental Ability, Current Affairs and Aptitude for the study of law. The time duration of the exam is 90 minutes i.e. 1.30 hours.
Ques. What is the division of questions according to the sections of the AP LAWCET 2018 exam?
Ans. The division of questions in the three sections of the exam is as follows-
Ques. What is the marking scheme for the exam?
Ans. A candidate will be awarded one mark for each correct answer and there is no negative marking for incorrect or unattempted questions.
Ques. What topics can come under the section General Knowledge and Mental Aptitude?
Ans. This section will consist of questions to check the mental ability of the candidate. It may include questions on logical and verbal reasoning involving questions on blood relation, order ranking, seating arrangements, puzzles, etc. Other than this the General awareness will include basic questions that a candidate must know.
Ques. What topics can come under the section Current Affairs?
Ans. This section will consist of questions on latest current affairs, so you should be aware of all the national, International, economic and other news to clear the section.
Q9. What topics can come under the section Aptitude for the Study of Law?
This section will have questions related to law. Some of the expected topics are as follows-
Ques. What is the Qualifying marks in AP LAWCET 2018?
Ans. AP LAWCET 2018 applicants will have to score a minimum of 35% to qualify the exam. However, there is no minimum qualifying marks for SC/ST candidates.
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College