Common Law Admission Test

Examination details for Common Law Admission Test (CLAT).


The Common Law Admission Test (CLAT) is conducted by the National Law Universities for admission to the Undergraduate programme and Postgraduate programme(LL.M) in the following universities.

NALSAR University of Law, Hyderabad
National Law School of India University, Bangalore
Dr. Ram Manohar Lohiya National Law University, Lucknow
National Law Institute University, Bhopal
Rajiv Gandhi National University of Law, Patiala
West Bengal National University of Juridical Sciences, Kolkata
Chanakya National Law University, Patna
National Law University, Jodhpur
National University of Advanced Legal Studies, Kochi
Gujarat National Law University, Gandhinagar
Hidayatullah National Law University, Raipur

Exam Notification

Notification of exam will be published in all leading National newspapers
Candidates can avail the exam details from the official website of CLAT.

Application Procedure

Candidates can get the application from the universities which are CLAT members and in the State Bank of India by cash payment.
Candidates can get the application from the official website of CLAT. Those candidates who submit the application form downloaded from CLAT website must attach with the application form a demand draft of Rs. 2000/- or Rs. 2500/- as mentioned.
Filled application form should be sent to
The Registrar,
The National Law Institute University,
Kerwa Dam Road,
Bhopal- 462 044 (M.P)

Age Limit

Age must not exceed 20 years for General and OBC candidates on the month of year of the examination.
Age must not exceed 22 years for SC/ST and Persons with Disabilities on the month of year of the examination.

Educational Qualification for Undergraduation

Higher Secondary Examination (10+2) or its equivalent with an aggregate of 50%

Written Test for Undergraduation

English with Comprehension
This test carries 40 marks.
General Knowledge and Current Affairs
This test carries 50 marks
Numerical Ability
This test carries 20 marks.
Legal Aptitude
This test carries 45 marks
Logical Reasoning
This test carries 45 marks

Educational Qualification for Postgraduation (LL.M.)

Degree in LL.B/B.L. or its equivalent from a recognized university with an aggregate of 55%

Written Test for Postgraduation

There will be 50 objective type questions of one mark, 10 short answer questions of five mark and two essay writing questions of 50 marks in Law of Contracts, Law of Torts, Criminal Law, Constitutional Law and Legal Theory.

CLAT Results

Common Law Admission Test Results can be viewed in the CLAT
For course and admission details visit the website of The National Law Institute University

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