AILET Exam Pattern 2018

AILET Exam PatternAILET Exam Pattern 2018 – NLU Delhi announced AILET 2018 exam pattern on January 4. The exam pattern of AILET 2018 mentioned the paper structure of NLU Delhi law entrance exam. Candidates who appeared in the All India Law Entrance Test administered by National Law University Delhi needed to know the AILET paper pattern as it helped them prepare for the law exam. AILET exam pattern 2018 mentioned the number of questions, total marks, marking scheme and subject-wise distribution of questions besides the exam timing and duration of All India Law Entrance Test. The exam pattern of AILET 2018 also helped the candidates in knowing the important sections to prepare for both undergraduate and postgraduate law exams of NLU Delhi. Careers360 brought to you the AILET exam pattern 2018 in detail.

AILET 2018 Exam Pattern

Exam Mode

NLU Delhi conducted an offline paper for AILET 2018 on May 6.

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Exam Duration

The AILET applicants attempted the NLU Delhi law entrance paper in a time limit of 90 minutes, i.e., 1 hour and 30 minutes.

Number of Questions

The offline question paper of NLU Delhi comprised of as many as 150 questions of objective nature with multiple choices.

Total Marks

The total marks allotted to AILET 2018 question paper was 150.

AILET Exam Pattern 2018: Subjects for UG programmes


The questions asked in BA LLB admission test of NLU Delhi covered the following subjects–

  1. English

  2. General Knowledge

  3. Basic Mathematics

  4. Logical Reasoning

  5. Legal Aptitude

AILET 2018 Exam Pattern: Subjects for PG programmes 


The PG question paper of AILET 2018 covered the following subject-areas–

  1. Constitutional Law

  2. Jurisprudence

  3. Law of Contracts

  4. Law of Torts

  5. Criminal Law

  6. International Law

  7. Family Law

  8. Property Law

  9. Intellectual Property Rights (IPR)

AILET Exam Pattern 2018: Exam Venues

NLU Delhi organised AILET 2018 for both BA LLB and LLM programme admissions in as many as 21 cities of India including Ahmedabad, Bhopal, Chennai, Cuttack, Delhi, Hyderabad, Jaipur, Kolkata, Patna and Varanasi. Candidates could check the AILET 2018 Exam Centres here.

AILET 2018 Exam Pattern: Marking Scheme

As per the marking policy of AILET 2018, candidates will be awarded one mark for each correct answer and no marks will be deducted for any wrongly attempted questions. Negative marking of 0.25 marks will be applicable for each incorrect answer. If a candidate has responded a question with two options, it’ll be regarded wrongly attempted and marks will be deducted for the same. Moreover, zero (0) marks will be awarded for questions left unanswered or non-attempted.

AILET Exam Pattern 2018: Subject-wise distribution of questions for NLU Delhi BA LLB paper


Number of questions





General Knowledge



Basic Mathematics



Logical Reasoning



Legal Aptitude



Each subject but Basic Mathematics contributed to as many as 35 questions to AILET 2018 BA LLB offline paper, as the subject had a total of 10 questions, totalling the entire questions to be 150.




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Aditi Singh 3 hours ago

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Aditi Singh Last Seen: 2 hours 45 min agoJoined on: 20-May-2018Education Interest: LawEducation Level: Class 12

What is the expected AILET cutoff for 2018?


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Mudit BaliaLast Seen: 1 day 4 hours agoJoined on: 26-Nov-2017Education Interest: LawEducation Level: Class 12

Is university of rajasthan take admission with any other scorecard like clat ,ailet etc for LLB

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Nikhil SharmaLast Seen: 1 day 15 min agoJoined on: 15-May-2018Education Interest: ManagementEducation Level: In Graduation
Hii MuditUniversity of rajasthan has its own exam for llb- ULET 2018 (University Law Entrance Test) for admission into LLB 1st Year (3 year Course) for the academic session 2018-19 Eligibilty-Candida...Read More
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Sushmita NayyarLast Seen: 3 days 2 hours agoJoined on: 16-May-2018Education Interest: LawEducation Level: Class 12

A i l e t has introduced negative marking if a student ha scored 82 marks in AILET 2018 exams what are his chance of getting admission ?

Keeping the mind that a i l e t has introduced negative marking if a student ha scored 82 marks in AILET 2018 exams what are his chance of

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Aditya.srivastava0195_6536108Last Seen: 2 min 56 sec agoJoined on: 22-Mar-2018Education Interest: LawEducation Level: Graduate & Above
Hi,Thanks for asking careers360,I am sorry to say that there arbleak chances of getting admission in NLU Delhi at these marks. There are only 50 seats for admission. The cutoff will be around 85+Good ...Read More

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Nikhil FatingLast Seen: 1 week 16 hours agoJoined on: 07-Nov-2017Education Interest: LawEducation Level: Class 12

I found somewhere tha ailet cuttoff this year is 60 for genral and 45 for sc and st is this true?

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Sherin TressaLast Seen: 1 day 1 hour agoJoined on: 07-Feb-2018Education Interest: Media and JournalismEducation Level: Graduate & Above
Hi Nikhil,As per the expert opinion of one of the coaching institutes, the cutoff for AILET 2018 is predicted to be between 90 to 92. To know the previous years cutoff trend you can refer to the artic...Read More

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