CLAT 2020 NEWS
NATIONAL LEVEL OFFLINE TEST
The National University of Advanced Legal Studies (NUALS), Kochi has released the official notification for CLAT 2018. The law entrance test is scheduled for May 13 from 3 to 5 pm. The registration window will become functional from January 1.
This year, it is expected that more than 50,000 candidates will register for the law entrance examination. NUALS Kochi has released the official schedule for the LLB and LLM exam. Tabulated below are the same:
|CLAT Notification||December 21, 2017|
|Release of Online Form||January 1, 2018|
|Last Date to submit CLAT online form||March 31, 2018|
|Availability of CLAT Admit Card||April 20, 2018|
|CLAT Exam||May 13, 2018|
|Availability of CLAT Answer Key||May 16, 2018|
|Representation, if any, relating to exam, questions/ Key||May 17 - May 19, 2018|
|Date for uploading the Amended Answer Key (if any)||May 25, 2018|
|Declaration of CLAT Result (Merit List)||May 29, 2018|
|Publication of 1st Allocation list||June 5, 2018|
|Counselling Fee Payment (INR 50000) & Locking Seats||June 6 - June 8, 2018|
|Release of 2nd Allotment List||June 12, 2018|
|Counselling Fee Payment (INR 50000) & Locking Seats||June 13 - June 14, 2018|
|Release of 3rd Allotment List||June 19, 2018|
|Counselling Fee Payment (INR 50000) & Locking Seats||June 20 – June 21, 2018|
|Last date to withdraw admission fee||June 21, 2018|
|Release of 4th Allotment List||June 24, 2018|
|Fee Payment and Completing Admission Process||June 28 – June 30, 2018|
|Release of Admission Status by NLU(s)||July 4, 2018|
|CLAT Admission Process concludes on||July 6, 2018|
CheckCLAT Exam Schedule
The eligibility criteria requires a candidate to fulfil various standards to apply and thereafter appear for the law entrance exam. The standards will be prescribed by NUALS.
The application form for legal aptitude test will be available at www.clat.ac.in. The form will be available for filling until March 31. Listed below are official information related to CLAT Application Form published by NUALS Kochi.
There is a stipulated fee as per candidate’s category that needs to be paid to successfully submit the form. The fee is as follows:
|Category||Application Fee (INR)|
|General/ OBC/ SAP/ Other categories||4000|
The law entrance examination will be of two hours duration. It is an online mode exam, having 200 objective type questions. CheckCLAT Exam Pattern
For undergraduate courses, the question paper will contain 5 sections and 200 MCQs. The section wise distribution of questions is mentioned below:
|English (including comprehension)||40 Questions|
|General Knowledge & Current Affairs||50 Questions|
|Elementary Mathematics (Numerical Ability)||20 Questions|
|Legal Aptitude||50 Questions|
|Logical Reasoning||40 Questions|
The question paper for postgraduate courses will have a total of 3 sections and 150 multiple choice questions. Distribution of questions in each section is indicated in the table below:
|Constitutional Law||50 Questions|
|Contract, Torts, Criminal Law, International Law, IPR etc.||50 Questions|
CLAT 2018 Marking Scheme – For each correct answer, one mark will be awarded. However, for every wrong answer, 0.25 mark will be deducted.
Law aspirants can go through the detailed syllabus for CLAT here.
We will keep you updated with the latest developments in CLAT 2018!