CLAT 2020 Notifications: Application Form, Eligibility, Syllabus, Pattern and Preparation

 

National Law University’s conducting body has recently released the notification for CLAT Exam 2020, and students have started filling the online application form for various UG and PG courses.

If you have passed 12th class this year and desire a make a career in the law field, then you can also appear for the CLAT Exam 2020. Read below for detailed information.

CLAT Notifications 2020

What is CLAT?

CLAT is the short name for the Common Law Admission Test, and everyone who wishes to make a career in the law field has to pass this national level entrance exam after 12th class.

Candidates, who aim to pursue UG/ PG Courses or degree programs from the National Law Universities (NLUs) must fill the online application form by 31st March 2020.

CLAT 2020 Important Dates

Events

Dates

Application Start Date1st January 2020
Application Last Date31st March 2020
Online fee payment Last DateLast week of March 2020
Admit card release dateThird week of April 2020
CLAT 2020 exam date10th May 2020
Answer key released date11th May 2020
Final answer key release date18th May 2020
Result Declaration Date24th May 2020
Counselling process Start DateFirst week of June 2020

CLAT 2020 Highlights

Details

UG Courses

PG Courses

Exam Mode

Offline

Offline

Exam Duration

2 Hours

2 hours

Sections

5

2

Marking Scheme

1 Mark for correct answer

-0.25 marks for negative answers

1 Mark for correct answer

-0.25 marks for negative answer

No of Questions

150

100

Exam Duration

2 Hours

2 Hours

Language

English Only

English Only

Courses Under CLAT Exam

CLAT Exam makes you eligible to apply in any of the all national law universities and colleges, and you can pursue any of the UG and PG courses offered in National colleges. Below are some courses you can opt after high school.

  • BA LLB
  • LLB
  • Com LLB
  • BBA LLB
  • BSW LLB
  • LLM

CLAT Eligibility Criteria

It is obvious that the eligibility criteria for UG and PG Courses is different, and the students apply for UG courses, like BA LLB, must have passed 10+2, and students applying for PG courses, like LLM, must have completed their LLB or equivalent degree in law examination. There are a few more things that you must check before submitting the application.

FOR UG COURSES

  • Students, who belong to General/OBC/SAP category must have secured at least 45% Marks in 10+2
  • Students, who belong to SC/ST Category, must have secured at least 40% Marks in 10+2
  • Students, who are waiting for result results can also apply, but they would have to present the qualifying certificate at the time of final admission.

FOR PG COURSES

  • Students, who belong to General/OBC/SAP category must have secured at least 55% Marks in 10+2
  • Students, who belong to SC/ST Category, must have secured at least 50% Marks in 10+2
  • Students, who are waiting for result results can also apply, but they would have to present the qualifying certificate at the time of final admission

CLAT Exam Pattern

S. NoUG EXAM PATTERNPG EXAM PATTERN
1English Language

 

Constitutional Law
2Current Affairs, including General Knowledge

 

§  Other Law Subjects such as Contract, Torts, Criminal Law, International Law, IPR and Jurisprudence.
3Legal Reasoning

 

4Logical Reasoning

 

5Quantitative Techniques

 

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