TS LAWCET 2021: Exam Dates (New), Admit Card, Pattern and Syllabus

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Exams Prep Master | Updated On - Jul 16, 2021

TS LAWCET Exam Date has been announced officially and is scheduled to be conducted on August 23, 2021. TS LAWCET hall tickets will be available for download for successfully registered candidates from August 12, 2021. TS LAWCET 2021 Registration dates have been revised and the last date to apply without late fee of INR 250, 500, 1000, and 2000 is July 25, July 30, August 5, and August 10 respectively.

Latest Updates:

  • July 16: TS LAWCET 2021 application dates revised.
  • July 6: TS LAWCET 2021 Registration Extended till July 15, 2021 without Late Fee
  • July 2: TS LAWCET 2021 Registration Deadline extended till July 5, 2021.
  • June 17: TS LAWCET 2021 exam date announced officially.
  • June 16: TS LAWCET 2021 registration extended till June 25, 2021. Apply Here!

TS LAWCET 2021 Exam Highlights

Board Name Telangana State Council of Higher Education (TSCHE)
Exam Name Telangana State Law common Entrance Test 2021 (TS LAWCET 2021)
TS Law common Entrance Test  August 2021
University Name Osmania University
Course Name LL.B 3 YDC/ 5 YDC, LL.M
Category Exam Syllabus & Test Pattern
Level of Exam State Level Entrance Exam
Official Website tslawcet.org

TS LAWCET 2021 Important Dates

Events Dates
Opening of TS LAWCET 2021 Registration Portal March 24, 2021
Last date to submit application forms online July 5, 2021 July 15, 2021 (Extended)
Late applications allowed upto August 10, 2021
Application Form Correction Starts August 1, 2021
Last Date for Application Form Correction July 20, 2021 August 10, 2021
TS LAWCET 2021 Hall Ticket Release From July 20, 2021 August 12, 2021
TS LAWCET 2021 Exam Date August 23, 2021
TS LAWCET Answer Key Date August 26, 2021
Deadline to Raise Objection Against Answer Key August 27, 2021
TS LAWCET Result Date To Be Announced
TS LAWCET Counselling Starts To Be Announced

TS LAWCET 2021 Eligibility Criteria

The candidates who wish to appear for TS LAWCET 2021 must fulfil the eligibility conditions as given below:

1.Educational Qualification: For 3 Year LLB Course 

  • Candidates who have completed graduation in any discipline from a recognized university or any other examination recognized (10+2+3 pattern)
  • Candidates must have passed a degree with a minimum 45% of aggregate marks.

 Educational Qualification: For 5 Year LL.B. Course

  • Candidates should have passed 2 year intermediate (10+2) or equivalent from any recognized board.
  • Candidates must have passed 10+2 with a minimum 45% of aggregate marks. 

2.Nationality: As given in the order of the Andhra Pradesh Educational Institutions (Regulation of Admissions), all those indian candidates who are satisfying the local or reserved status can apply for the TS LAWCET 2021. 

3.Age Limit: As per last year there is no age limit for the TS LAWCET.

Check Detailed TS LAWCET Eligibility Criteria

TS LAWCET Application

TS LAWCET 2021 Application Form

Application form for TS LAWCET 2021 is released online at the official website.

Application Fees – As per last year the following are the details for the application fees of the TS LAWCET 2021.

Categories and Registration Fees respectively - For all other Categories: Rs. 800; SC/ST: Rs. 500

Mode of Payment – The application fee is to be paid in mentioned below ways:

  • TS/AP Online / e-Seva / Mee Seva Center
  • Debit Card
  • Credit Card
  • Net Banking

How to Apply for TS LAWCET 2021?

  1. Visit the official website, lawcet.tsche.ac.in
  2. There will be the notification for TS LAWCET 2021 on the homepage, click on that link.
  3. After clicking check all the details from there. 
  4. After checking the details, click on ‘Apply Online’ on the same page.
  5. TS LAWCET 2021 application is to be filled here with all the details required. 
  6. Scanned copies of signature, photograph and documents are to be attached along with the application form here. 
  7. After that, pay the application fee online.
  8. After filling up the application form, check all the details correctly and fill them correctly.
  9. Click on ‘Apply Online’ to apply for LAWCET.
  10. The application affirmation will be displayed on the screen.
  11. Take a printout of it for further reference.

TS LAWCET Admit Card

TS LAWCET 2021 Admit Card

The printout of TS LAWCET admit card is compulsory to be carried by the candidates at the examination centre. The details mentioned on the admit card are:

  • Name of candidate
  • Date of Birth
  • Hall Ticket Number
  • Exam name
  • Date of the exam
  • Exam Timings
  • Exam Center

How to download TS LAWCET 2021 Admit Card?

  1. Visit the official website of TS LAWCET 2020, i.e. lawcet.tsche.ac.in.
  2. Click on ‘Download TS LAWCET 2020 Hall Ticket’ tab
  3. Enter the issued application number, DOB and program opted and then click on ‘Get Hall Ticket’ tab.
  4. Admit Card will be displayed on-screen.
  5. Download, save and print the document for future reference.

TS LAWCET Exam Centers

TS LAWCET 2021 Exam Centers

While filling in the application form, candidates can choose exam centers as per their preference. However, the final allocation of the exam center will be done by the conducting authority and it will be binding on all.

Adilabad Khammam Nizamabad Macherial
Hyderabad Mahbubnagar Siddipet Koyhagudam
Karimnagar Nalgonda Warangal Sanga Reddy

TS LAWCET Exam Pattern

TS LAWCET Exam Pattern 2021

Students can quickly note the exam pattern in their preparation notebook so they will not forget it. There will be an online computer test for the TS LAWCET 2021 and it will include the objective type of questions. Students will be asked 120 objective type questions in total.

TS LAWCET 2021 LL.M Test Pattern

  • The Telangana LAWCET LLM Exam consists of Multiple Choice Based Questions.
  • LAWCET TS Entrance Test consists of 120 questions.
  • The entrance test will be of total 120 marks.
  • Duration of the examination is 90 minutes.
  • The LAW Common Entrance Test carries 1 mark.
Sr. No Parts No. Number of Questions Total Marks Duration
1 Part-I 40 40 1 hour 30 min (90 Minutes)
2 Part-II 80 80
Total 120 Q’s 120 Marks
TS LAWCET Exam Pattern

TS LAWCET LLB 3 YDC/ 5 YDC Exam Pattern

  • There will be 120 Questions for 120 marks.
  • TS LAWCET contains Objective Type Multiple Choice questions
  • Each question carries 1 mark in the test. 
  • The exam paper of TS LAWCET 2021 will be in the both languages i.e. Telugu and English languages. 
  • No negative marking is there for the incorrect answers in TS LAWCET 2021.
  • TS LAWCET 2021 test has a duration of 1 hour 30 minutes for the Examination. 
Name of Subjects Total No. of Questions Maximum Marks Duration
Aptitude for the Study of Law 60 60 1 hour 30 minutes (90 Minutes)
Current Affairs 30 30
General Knowledge and Mental Ability 30 30
Total 120 Questions 120 Marks

TS LAWCET 2021 Marking Scheme

  1. General Knowledge and Mental Ability - 30 Marks
  2. Current Affairs – 30 Marks
  3. Aptitude for the Study of Law – 60 Marks

TS LAWCET Preparation Guide

How To Prepare For TS LAWCET 2021?

Students must remember that the preparation takes time and so does gathering all the information and making an exam strategy is necessary. The students should utilize this time to effectively prepare for TS LAWCET 2021. Below mentioned tips can be followed by students for the entrance examination. 

  • Preparation tip for GK section

Read online websites and newspapers to have a better understanding about the surroundings. It means that national as well as international news should be known by the candidates. All preparation books should also be tried by the students as listed above on this page along with the tv channels and newspapers and websites. 

  • Don’t leave any topic in between

Preparing for a law exam like TS LAWCET 2021 will require the students to be attentive all the time. Which is pretty much what the law career demands. Thus to reach that level, you must make it a habit to finish what you start. Students must check that they don’t make this mistake.

  • Sleep Timely

Students who want to stay relaxed and don’t feel tired must check that they are sleeping timely. Sleep has a very big impact on exam preparation. Sometimes students have to study for long hours especially when they are preparing for the law. Enough sleep is very important to focus and concentrate on the next day preparations so take at least 6 to 7 hours long sleep to work effectively and remember what you study easily. 

  • Preparation through the mock test 

Mock tests solving online will help you to gain speed and understand the exam pattern which will increase your efficiency. As many as mock tests should be taken by students for more effectiveness. The mock tests can also help you in understanding what topics are important and should be given maximum priority.

  • Make a separate notebook for important dates 

Keeping a separate notebook for the TS LAWCET 2021 means that the students will not have to hassle for the same later on. While preparing for law the students have to remember a lot of dates and thus having the same at one place can be a savior during the last few days.

  • Gather up!

Some students like to study alone while some prefer group studies. Each one of us has our own choices. Sometimes the opinions clash and that’s when we have to decide who’s right. This can build in the habit of teamwork which is very important for a student preparing for the law exam such as TS LAWCET 2021.

  • Formulate a preparation timetable

A timetable formulation will help all the aspirants to not to miss anything or any part of the syllabus while doing preparation for the test examination. Use the help of the seniors, mentors and teachers for the timetable formulation. Short breaks, enough time for leisure and proper meals time should be included in the timetable so that you cannot get tired while studying and loose focus for the goal. 

  • Don’t stress out remain as calm as you can

Many of us find ourselves stuck in a situation we don’t know the solution to. But this doesn’t make the wise man lose his cool. Remain as calm as possible while preparing for TS LAWCET 2021.

TS LAWCET 2021 Preparation Books

  1. Self Study Guide for LLB Entrance Examination 2021
  2. Guide to CLAT & LL.B. Entrance Examination 2021-21
  3. General Knowledge 2021
  4. PSA Pillai Criminal Law by PSA Pillai
  5. Yearly current affairs Arihant by Experts
  6. Pearson GK by Thorpe Edgar
  7. Public International Law by VK Ahuja
  8. Property Law by AP Singh
  9. Family Law by Paras Dewan
  10. Law of Torts by RK Bangia
  11. General Knowledge 2019 by Manohar Pandey

TS LAWCET 2021 Coaching Centers

Career launcher Flat No-406, 4th Floor, Pavani Anasuya Towers, Opposite HUDA Complex, Tarnaka, Secunderabad - 500017, Telangana.
Nagarjuna Academy 1-1-342/A/A, Opp. Labour Commissioner Office, Ashok Nagar Extension, Vivek nagar, Chikadpally, Hyderabad, Telangana 500020
JSP Academy (English), Kukatpally #220Kukatpally, Hyderabad - 500072
Lakshmi Devi Entrance Coaching, Barkatpura Flat No 201, Sri Satyanarayana Enclave, Street Number 10, Barkatpura, Hyderabad - 500027, Beside Reddy Womens College
Abhyaas Edu Corp Adalath Cir, Advocates Colony, Subedari, Hanamkonda, Telangana 506001
IMS. Learning Resources Pvt. Ltd. Third Floor, Brij Tarang, Hyderabad, Telangana 500016

TS LAWCET 2021 Apps

While preparing for TS LAWCET 2021, candidates can also take the help of mobile apps available on both Android and iOs. Since it is the time of digiatlization, preparation for entrance examinations via apps has seen an immense increase in popularity.

Some of the famous apps that can help you in the exam preparation have been given below.

Law CLAT exam guide by career launcher

Developer: Career Launcher

Size: 7.4M Rating: 3.5


Developer: ZOZ Apps

Size: 1.5M Rating: 3.4

TS LAWCET Eligibility Criteria

TS LAWCET 2021 Sample Papers

TS LAWCET Question Papers Question Paper Download Links Answer Key Download Links
LAWCET 2017 – 3 Year Download Here Download Here
LAWCET 2017 – 5 Year Download Here Download Here


TS LAWCET 2021 Result

Based on the rank and score, a merit list is prepared in descending order for the counselling process. In case of a tie, given below criteria is used to break the tie in TS LAWCET 2021 Result:

  • Higher marks in PART-C in LAWCET is considered for higher rank

To qualify the LAWCET, candidates have to score the minimum or more than the cut off marks, check the marks as per last year from the table below:

On the basis of Category following are the Minimum cut off percentage which is required and Minimum cut off marks (out of 120) which is important to clear the examination:

  1. Unreserved: Minimum cut off percentage is 35% and Minimum cut off marks are 42.
  2. SC / ST / PWD: There is No minimum cut off marks or percentage.

TS LAWCET 2021 Cut Off

Colleges Category Gender Cut Off Rank
Adarsha Law College, Warangal Open Male 3317
Female 6201
BC-A Male 7838
Female 8340
BC-B Male 3694
Female 8366
BC-C Male 5956
Female -
BC-D Male 6062
Female 8315
BC-E Male 3774
Female 4678
SC Male 4555
Female 7856
ST Male 7023
Female 8340
Anantha Law College, Hyderabad Open Male 2454
Female 3572
BC-A Male 4236
Female -
BC-B Male 3826
Female 4794
BC-C Male -
Female -
BC-D Male 4953
Female 3489
BC-E Male 2831
Female 3199
SC Male 4978
Female 5063
ST Male 5063
Female -
Andhra Mahila Sabha College, Hyderabad Open Male -
Female 3955
BC-A Male -
Female 6859
BC-B Male -
Female 6755
BC-C Male -
Female -
BC-D Male -
Female 4983
BC-E Male -
Female 6935
SC Male -
Female 6368
ST Male -
Female 7592
Aurora’s Legal Sciences Academy, Hyderabad Open Male 2575
Female 6332
BC-A Male 7625
Female 1079
BC-B Male 7144
Female 10362
BC-C Male -
Female -
BC-D Male 4665
Female 8201
BC-E Male 5152
Female 8711
SC Male 6457
Female 10353
ST Male 8841
Female -

TS LAWCET Counselling

TS LAWCET 2021 Counselling

All the candidates who will be qualified in the examination will be called on the basis of rank after the result gets declared on the website so that the qualified candidates can register them for the counselling process. Firstly, the candidates are required to fill all the details needed for registering themselves for the counseling and then they have to pay the counselling registration fees to complete the registration. When they will register themselves then accordingly they will be required to report on the center location with their original documents so that necessary verification can be done. Lastly, after the verification process the candidates will get the receipt of the certificates so that they can access the online option to allot their seat. 

The candidates waiting for the result will be selected on the basis of rank and other options and will be allotted the seats and all of them will get the notification on their registered mobile number. Reach the centre along with provisional allotment letter and documents for further admission process.

Check TS LAWCET Counselling Dates, Process, Fees, Eligibility

TS LAWCET 2021 Participating Institutes

Participating Institutes

University College of Law, Osmania University, Hyderabad

Mahatma Gandhi Law College, Hyderabad

Padala Rama Reddy Law College, Hyderabad

Justice Kumarayya College of Law, Karimnagar

Post Graduate College of Law, Osmania University, Basheerbagh

Sultan Ul Uloom College of Law, Banjara Hills

Pendekanti Law College, Hyderabad

Ananntha Law College, Hyderabad

MSS Law College, Hyderabad

Aurora's Legal Sciences Institute, Nalgonda

Manair College of Law, Khammam

Kakatiya University, Warangal



Ques: Who is going to conduct TS LAWCET 2021?

Ans : Osmania University under TSCHE is going to conduct TS LAWCET 2021.

Ques: How can I apply for TS LAWCET?

Ans. A candidate willing to appear for TS LAWCET 2021 can apply through an online form released on the official website.

Ques: Who are eligible to seek admission in LL.B. (3 YDC) and LL.B. (5 YDC Integrated Courses) in the State of Telangana?

Ans. A candidate who has qualified 10+2 examination is eligible to appear for LL.B. (5 year program) and a candidate who has successfully completed 10+2+3 year course from a recognized university can apply for LL.B. 3 year program.

Ques: Is it necessary to qualify in the TSLAWCET to get admission into University and Private Law Colleges in the State of Telangana.

Ans. Yes, it is necessary to sit and qualify for TS LAWCET to get admission into the l;aw courses offered by State Universities.

Ques: Do I need to preserve the Registration ID of TS LAWCET?

Ans. Yes it is necessary to preserve the Registration ID of TS LAWCET for any further communication in relation to examination.

Ques. How much time will be given in the TS LAWCET?

Ans. The time limit given to complete this examination is 1 hour 30 minutes.

Ques. Is there any negative marking in Telangana LAWCET Exam?

Ans. There is no negative marking in TS LAWCET.

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


ramesh kumar gupta
When can I download my admit card and when will the exam be conducted?
shivangi srivastava

The registered candidates can successfully download their admit cards for TS LAWCET 2021 from August 12, 2021 from the official website itself. The examination is expected to be conducted on August 23, 2021 in online mode. A step by step process to download the admit cards is mentioned in the link for you: TS LAWCET 2021 Admit Card.

What documents do I need at the time of registration and how much is the fee for SC student?
shivangi srivastava

At the time of registration, the students must have the following documents and credentials: registered mobile number, email address, scanned photograph and valid ID proof. The application fee for SC category students is INR 500. Candidates can now apply until 10th August, 2021 with late fees. Other details to be entered are linked here: TS LAWCET 2021 Registration.

rohan bharti
Will the exam include questions from property right as well?
shivangi srivastava

Yes, the examination consists of 3 sections including Aptitude for the Study of Law where one of the major topics is Intellectual Property Rights and other law. Some of the main study areas under this category are: 

  • Copyright Act, 1957
  • Patents Act, 1970
  • Environmental Protection Act, 1986
  • Human Rights, The Protection of Human Rights Act, 1993
  • Salient features of Information Technology Act, 2000
  • The Right to Information Act, 2005
preetam oinam
What are the main topics under Mental Ability section?
shivangi srivastava

The first section or Part A of the paper is from General Knowledge and Mental Ability. The main topics may be derived from your standard subjects like: History, Geography, Economics, Logical Reasoning, Environmental Science, etc. The complete syllabus is mentioned in the following link for your analysis: TS LAWCET 2021 Syllabus.

lakshay kakkar
What is the medium of TS LAWCET examination?
shivangi srivastava

The respective examination of TS LAWCET 2021 will be conducted in English and Telugu medium. However, from this year the candidates can write the exam in Urdu language as well. They are allowed to attempt the questions as per their preference. The courses offered under 3 years programme are: LLB and LLB Hons., whereas under 5 years are: BA LLB, BA LLB Hons. and BBA LLB.

saksham mahajan
How many sections are there in the paper and how many marks are allotted to each?
shivangi srivastava

There are 3 sections in the TS LAWCET 2021 paper where Current Affairs and General Knowledge and Mental Ability sections include 30 -30 questions each with 30 marks allotted. Whereas the 3rd section: Aptitude for the Study of Law includes 60 questions with 60 marks in total. Therefore, the total number of questions and marks in the paper are both 120.

ankit kumar
What will happen in the 2nd phase of counselling?
shivangi srivastava

The counselling procedure has 2 rounds basically where Phase 2 is the final round. All the steps are same as in the 1st round of counselling. The candidates who appear for this phase are the ones who wish to move to other college, could not secure a seat in phase1, did not attend the previous round, did not report for the allotted seat or those who cancelled their admission.

When will the results be announced and what do I need to check the same?
aniket ranjan

Osmania University will release the official results for TS LAWCET 2021 in the month of September 2021. The result will be available on the official portal of the university and  you just need to enter your TS LAWCET 2021 Hall Ticket No. and you will able to see it in the form of a scorecard.

How much is the cut- off stated by Telangana University for admission?
shivangi srivastava

The cut- off for TS LAWCET 2021 stated by Telangana University varies for each category and gender. The cut- off rank for open category is 237 for male and 2130 for female candidates. For SC candidates are: Male – 804 and Female – 6511. Similarly, for ST candidates are: Male – 10783 and Female – 8016.

What is the minimum qualifying score required for TS LAWCET?
shivangi srivastava

The candidates who have appeared for the entrance examination must score a minimum of 42 marks out of 120 or 35% to be eligible for merit list and further admission in any course or college of their choice. This cut- off might vary from college to college or even based on the candidate’s gender. There is no criteria for SC/ ST category students.

Sir Is there any age criteria?
diya suresh

There is as such no upper age limit for Telangana Common Entrance Test. The minimum age limit is 17 years for 5 year LLB course and 21 years for 3 year LLB course. There are other eligibility criterias including that of nationality, educational qualification etc. that must be satisfied to appear for the entrance test.

I didn't get email so plzz again send me
shivangi srivastava

You need to be specific regarding your query or doubts related to the respective entrance examination of TS LAWCET 2021, so we may provide you with the same information accurately. If you require the syllabus, registration dates or process, exam pattern, sample papers, cut- off or anything else please let us know.

perika bhaskar
How to lawcet course ? How to apply lawcet?
shivangi srivastava

The registration processes for TS LAWCET 2021 had already begun by March 24, 2021 and the last date to submit the application forms was extended till June 15, 2021 that is tomorrow. The complete procedure is mentioned in the following link for your further reference: TS LAWCET 2021 Application Process.

What is the cutoff of the exam for admission BA-LLB?
jaspreet kaur

As per the data provided by various Law colleges, the cutoff rank for the LLB course is 1- 5000 for the general category, 5000 – 7000 for the Scheduled caste(SC) category, and 7000- 10000 for the Scheduled Tribe category(ST). To know more about the cutoffs, do visit TS LAWCET Cutoffs

Can I get admission in integrated course by clearing TS LAWCET?
jaspreet kaur

No, there is no integrated course that you can take admission in using TS LAWCET scores.  TS LAWCET scores are only valid for courses such as 3 year LLB Course, 5 year LLB course, and Masters in Laws(LLM) course. To know more about the examination, do visit TS LAWCET 2021

muhammad zaid hussain
How much rank is requires in Ts Lawcet 2021 to take admission in Osmania University Campus, Amberpet, Telangana
jaspreet kaur

0As per the data provided by the Telangana State Council of Higher Education, the opening marks required by Osmania University are 102 - 120(General Category) & 88- 120 ( Scheduled castes). The closing marks required is set at 95(General category) and 45( Scheduled caste)

Open degree BA sociology
shivangi srivastava

It is for your general information that TS LAWCET 2021 does not provide B.A. programme in Sociology or any other streams. This examination is conducted by the body to provide LLB for 3 and 5 years plus LLM courses respectively. For the detailed information about the course you require, please check: B.A. Sociology.

Ok done sent question papers
shivangi srivastava

There are a set of previous years question or sample papers attached in the link below for your further reference. Practicing certain papers can help you with your preparation and crack the TS LAWCET 2021. Please try to solve them s much as you can, for your own training and improvement.

TS LAWCET Sample Papers

sriharsha rao
Question paper lawcet
jaspreet kaur

The best way to get a good score in TS LAWCET is to practice mock tests and previous year question papers. You can find the pdf links for the TS LAWCET Mock papers, TS LAWCET Sample questions & sample papers, and TS LAWCET past year question papers hereNew papers and mock tests will be uploaded weekly. 

hemanth reddy
Good Afternoon sir. Please send lawcet exam pattern and important questions
jaspreet kaur

As per the latest updates from the Telangana State council of higher education, TS LAWCET is conducted in online mode and the duration of the examination is 1 hour and 30 Minutes. The exam has 3 sections( General knowledge & Mental Ability, Current affairs, and aptitude for study of law) and, 120 questions carrying 1 mark each and there is no negative marking. To know about the sample papers and questions papers, do visit TS LAWCET Papers 2021