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    AILET Syllabus 2024 for BA LLB and LLM - Preparation Tips and Important Topics

    Edited By Deepti Shikha | Updated on Jan 31, 2023 06:16 PM IST | #AILET

    AILET Syllabus 2024 - The National Law University (NLU) Delhi will release the AILET 2024 syllabus for admission to BA LLB, LLM and PhD programmes. The students who want to appear for the entrance exam of NLU Delhi are advised to read the entire syllabus of AILET 2024 before starting their preparation. AILET BA LLB syllabus 2024 covers topics such as logical aptitude, general awareness and English comprehension. Whereas, the AILET LLM syllabus has two sections covering topics on language and Law. The AILET 2024 will be conducted in offline mode tentatively in December 2023.

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    AILET Syllabus 2024 for BA LLB and LLM - Preparation Tips and Important Topics
    AILET Syllabus 2024 for BA LLB and LLM - Preparation Tips and Important Topics

    The All India Law Entrance Test (AILET) is conducted by NLU Delhi in around 39 exam centres across the country. The duration of the exam will be 90 minutes.

    AILET 2024 Syllabus - Overview

    AILET exam is conducted for admission to BA LLB, LLM and PhD programmes. The syllabus for AILET 2024 for all these programmes are different from each other. Here is a brief overview of the syllabus.




    English language

    English language

    Legal knowledge

    Current affairs and General knowledge

    Legal reasoning

    Legal reasoning

    Logical reasoning

    Descriptive type questions on Law

    Descriptive questions on Law covering research methodology

    AILET BA LLB syllabus 2024

    The university has prescribed the syllabus of AILET BA LLB that covers three topics as mentioned above. A total of 150 multiple choice type questions will be asked in AILET BA LLB 2024. These questions will be based on comprehension passages. While each question carries one mark, a negative marking of 0.25 will be applicable for each incorrect answer.

    In the logical reasoning section, there will be usage of legal principles to test the logical aptitude of the students though any additional or technical knowledge is not required for the exam.

    AILET syllabus 2023 for BA LLB - Subject-wise distribution of marks


    No of pattern questions

    No of marks

    English language



    Current affairs and General knowledge



    Logical reasoning






    Important Topics for AILET BA LLB 2024


    Topics Included

    English language

    Fill in the blanks




    Idioms and phrases

    Jumble words and sentences

    Choosing the correct words

    Current affairs and General knowledge



    Current affairs



    General science

    Logical reasoning

    Logical and analytical reasoning skills

    Legal propositions and reasonings

    AILET LLM Syllabus 2024

    There will be 100 objective questions and 2 subjective questions for the AILET 2024 LLM exam. The questions will be based on subjects like English language, current affairs and logical reasoning. The exam will have 2 sections which are section A and section B.

    Section A will consist of 2 parts which will include the subjects of English language and logical reasoning. Both these parts will carry 50 marks each. In the B section, there will be 10 questions from different branches of law. The candidates have to answer any 2 out of 10 given questions.

    AILET 2024 LLM Exam Format


    AILET LLM Topics

    Total questions


    Section A

    English language


    50 marks

    Legal reasoning


    50 marks

    Section B

    Subjects of law

    10 (Only 2 to attempt )

    50 marks



    150 marks

    Evaluation of Section B of AILET LLM question paper

    • The section B of AILET LLM 2024 will be evaluated only if the candidate has secured 50% marks in each subject mentioned in Section A.

    • This means, candidates must score at least 25 marks out of 50 in both English and Legal reasoning sections.

    AILET 2024 LLM Important Topics

    These are the topics that are included in the syllabus of AILET 2024 for the LLM programme.


    Law of torts

    Family Law

    Criminal Law

    International Law

    Intellectual Property Law

    Law of contracts

    Property Law

    Logical reasoning

    English language

    AILET 2024 Preparation Tips and Tricks

    The AILET examination which is conducted by NLU Delhi is one of the toughest competitive exams. Therefore, candidates who are going to prepare for AILET 2024 should study the syllabus systematically. The following tips and tricks will help them in giving the exam better.

    • The candidates should check the subjects included and exam format carefully before starting their preparation for AILET 2024.

    • The students should make a daily study timetable for the AILET entrance exam and follow it sincerely.

    • They should engage themselves in reading newspapers like ‘The Hindu’, ‘Times of India’ and ‘The Indian Express’ on a daily basis.

    • They should read AILET 2024 preparation books related to the programmes (BA LLB, LLM).

    • Students should distribute their time according to the weightage of subjects in AILET 2024 preparation.

    • Another benefit for the students, in terms of better retention would be making hand written notes while studying the subjects of AILET 2024.

    • If possible the students can take subject wise coaching classes for the AILET exam. This would not only help them in understanding the topics better but also give them an idea to know which subject requires more effort.

    • The candidates can also view modules on ‘AILET 2024 exam preparation’ online through platforms like YouTube.

    • They should solve mock tests and previous year question papers of AILET exam. The mock test and previous year papers will help them understand the examination in a better way.

    • Students can practise questions based on comprehension passages for subjects like English language, logical reasoning and legal aptitude.

    • As AILET 2024 is going to be a lengthy exam, thus the students are advised to learn time management skills.

    Frequently Asked Question (FAQs)

    1. How many sections are present in AILET 2024?

    The BA LLB programme will be having 3 sections in the AILET 2024.

    2. Which subject will carry maximum weightage in the AILET 2024 exam?

    The Logical reasoning section will carry the weightage of 50% in AILET 2024. Hence, the students are advised to prepare this subject carefully and give special attention.

    3. How many students are expected to appear for AILET 2024?

    Around 14000 students are expected to give the AILET 2024 exam but NLU Delhi has only 110 vacant seats for the programme.

    4. What type of GK questions will be asked in the AILET 2024 examination?

    The general knowledge section of the AILET 2024 exam will be having questions of  static GK and current affairs.

    5. Is the subject maths going to be removed from the AILET 2024 exam syllabus?

    Subjects like maths are not included in AILET 2024 BA LLB programme.

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