CLAT 2020 NEWS
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CLAT LLM, a postgraduate entrance test, is scheduled to be conducted on June 21, 2020. The admit card for the same will be available for download from first week of May 2020 (tentatively).
CLAT LLM is the single unified entrance test for 21 NLUs and other law schools accepting CLAT scores. Aspirants seeking admissions to LLB and LLM Program across India can apply online on the official website of exam. CLAT 2020 will be conducted by NUSRL Ranchi through OFFLINE mode. In 2008, around 8000 students appeared for the exam whereas in 2019, the number increased to more than 60,000 students. This is a huge jump in itself and the number is expected to increase in the coming years.
The article provides details of CLAT LLM – Eligibility, Registration, Pattern, Syllabus.
|Availability of CLAT 2019 LLM Application Form||January 1, 2020 – May 18, 2020|
|Release of CLAT LLM Admit Card||1st week of May 2020 (tentative)|
|CLAT LLM 2019 Exam Date||June 21, 2020|
|Uploading CLAT LLM Answer Key||To be notified|
|Objections related to LLM Exam, Questions & Keys||To be notified|
|Declaration of LLM Result and Merit List||To be notified|
|Publication of 1st Indicative Seat Allocation List||To be notified|
|Commencement of CLAT LLM Counselling||To be notified|
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The Consortium of NLUs has defined the eligibility criteria for the PG Program. A brief about the same is listed below:
There is no upper age limit prescribed by the authorities for appearing in CLAT LLM 2020.
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The application form is available online from the month of January 2020. Interested and eligible candidates can submit their applications on the official website i.e. clat.ac.in. A stepwise procedure to fill the online form is as follows:
Visit CLAT Official Website and Click ‘Apply Online’. Register as a new user and enter your Name, Email ID, Mobile No. and captcha code. Upon registration, an OPT will be sent to the candidate using which the candidate has to re-login and access their CLAT Application Form.
In this step, scan and upload your photograph and signature as per the specifications defined by NUALS Kochi.
|Document||Size and Format|
|Photograph||Between 20 kb – 50 kb in JPEG/ JPG|
|Signature||Between 10 kb – 20 kb in JPEG/ JPG|
Now, fill in all the sections as per the given order. Listed below are the sections in the online LLM Form:
Personal Details – selecting gender, nationality, state of domicile, nativity etc.
Qualification Details – enter year of passing, board name, marks and percentage etc.
Preference of NLU – choosing the National Law University as per your preference.
Fee Details – making the payment as per your category via online mode:
Pay INR 4,000 as application fee for general/ OBC/PWD/NRI/PIO/OCI category
Pay INR 3,500 as application fee for SC/ST/BPL category
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CLAT LLM 2020 Admit Card is scheduled to release in first week of May (tentatively). The candidates can check the admit card using their Registration Number and Password from the official website.
Follow the mentioned steps for downloading the admit card:
STEP 1. Visit the official website of CLAT 2020 i.e. clatconsortiumofnlu.ac.in
STEP 2. Click on the link provided for downloading the admit card.
STEP 3. Fill the details – Registration Number and Password/Date of Birth
STEP 4. Click on ‘Print’
While going to take the exam, in addition to the admit card, also take along a photocopy of residence proof with you.
The exam pattern for PG program is similar to UG program. Tabulated below are the highlights for LLM Exam Pattern:
|Duration of CLAT LLM||2 hours|
|Nature of Questions||Objective Type (MCQs) + Subjective type (Essay)|
|Objective Type Questions||100|
|Subjective Type Questions||50 ( 2 essay type – each question of 25 marks;800 words per essay)|
|Medium of Exam||English|
|CLAT LLM Marking Scheme||+1 mark for each correct answer|
-0.25 mark for each wrong answer
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Section-wise distribution of questions are as follows:
|Section||No. of Questions|
|Other Law subjects||50|
Out of a total 150 questions, there will be Multiple Choice Questions as well as Long Essay Type Questions. The various topics on which the questions will be based on are –
CLAT Result is announced around a month after the exam takes place. Declaration of the result is tentatively scheduled in July 2020.
After CLAT Result 2020, the last step in the admission of CLAT 2020 is Centralized Online Counseling procedure. CLAT Counseling every year is conducted by CLAT Consortium Office.
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