Consortium of National Law University
Common Law Entrance Test 2020
Common Law Admission Test (CLAT) is a centralised test for admission to 22 National Law Universities in India. 43 other education institutes and two public sector institutes are also eligible to use these scores. The test is conducted for admissions to undergraduate (UG) and postgraduate (PG) law programmes offered by 22 National Law Universities around the country.
CLAT is organized by the Consortium of National Law Universities consisting of the representative universities.
The test is taken after the Higher Secondary Examination or the 12th grade for admission to integrated under graduation course in Law and after Graduation in Law for Master of Laws(LL.M) courses conducted by these law universities.
Registrations are open since 1st January, 2020 and will remain open until 10th July, 2020. The date of examination will be announced on 1st July 2020.
Exam Date :
The Students are eagerly waited for the Announcement of CLAT-2020 Exam Date are notified that The CLAT 2020 Examination will be held in Online Mode this Year on 22nd August 2020
Important Dates :
- Registration Starts From : 1st January 202
- Last Date of Registration : 10th July 2020
- Examination Date : 22nd August 2020 (Online Mode)
The two-hour admission test consists of objective type covering questions on :
- Elementary Mathematics or Numerical Ability
- English with Comprehension
- General knowledge and Current affairs
- Legal Aptitude and Legal Awareness and
- Logical reasoning
The pattern of Question Paper for the UG Courses in CLAT-2020
Maximum Marks – 200
Duration of CLAT-2019 Exam – 02:00 Hours
Multiple-Choice Questions – 200 questions of one mark each
Subject areas with weight-age:
English including comprehension – 40 Marks
General Knowledge and Current Affairs – 50 Marks
Elementary Mathematics (Numerical Ability) – 20 Marks
Legal Aptitude – 50 Marks
Logical Reasoning – 40 Marks
Negative Marking – 0.25 Mark for each wrong answer
The pattern of Question Paper and syllabus for the PG Courses in CLAT-2020
Maximum Marks – 150
Duration of CLAT-2020 Exam – 02:00 Hours
Multiple-Choice Questions – 100 questions of one mark each
Subjective Questions – 50 Marks (Two Essay type questions each of 25 Marks, 800 words per essay) on the topics of law and contemporary issues
- Constitutional Law – 40 Marks
- Other Law Subjects such as Contract, Torts, Criminal Law, International Law, IPR and Jurisprudence – 60 Marks
- Negative Marking – 0.25 Mark will be deducted for each wrong answer
Eligibility for UG Course :
- There will be no upper age limit for UG Programme in CLAT 2019.
- As regards minimum percentage of marks in the qualifying examination (i.e., 10+2 or an equivalent examination), the candidates must have secured:
- Forty five percent (45%) marks or its equivalent grade in case of candidates belonging to General/OBC/PWD/NRI/PIO/OCIcategories
- Forty Percent (40%) marks or equivalent in case of candidates belonging to SC/ST categories.
- Candidates who are appearing in the qualifying examination in March/April, 2019 are also eligible to appear in CLAT-2019 examination. However, they shall be required to produce an evidence of their passing the qualifying examination at the time of admission, failing which they shall lose their right to be considered for admission.
- The result of the qualifying examination (i.e., 10+2) shall be submitted by the candidate at the time of admission failing which the candidate shall be ineligible for admission to the Course.
- In case of equal marks, the break of tie shall be by the following procedure and order as under:
- Higher marks in the component /section on legal aptitude in the CLAT-2019 exam;
- Higher age;
- Computerised draw of lots.
Eligibility for PG Course :
- An LL.B Degree or an equivalent examination with a minimum of Fifty five percent (55%) of marks or its equivalent grade in case of candidates belonging to General/OBC/PWD/NRI/PIO/OCI categories and Fifty percent (50%) of marks or its equivalent grade in case of candidates belonging to SC/ST categories.
- Candidates appearing in the qualifying examination in April/May 2019 are also eligible to apply.
- No upper age limit is prescribed for appearing in CLAT-2019.
How to Apply For CLAT 2020 :
- Click on the link which is given below.
- A new page will be opened.
- Click on Register and complete the Registration Process.
- Now Login with the Mobile Number and Password which are used during Registration Process.
- Fill the Application Form and Submit.
The Students who want to Apply for CLAT 2020, they can Apply from here by just clicking on th link which is given below :
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