AILET Syllabus 2020 - National Law University, Delhi will release AILET 2020 syllabus for the upcoming All India Law Entrance Test (AILET). The syllabus for AILET 2020 gives an overview of the subject and topics candidates will cover while preparing for the test. It will help the students to understand and prioritise the topics ranging from most important to least important. AILET syllabus 2020 contains information on the subjects/topics, topic-wise marks and pattern of the paper followed in the national level law entrance examination. The sections in focus are- English, Elementary Mathematics, General Knowledge, Reasoning and Legal Aptitude. The syllabus of AILET 2020 also includes an outline of all the subjects listed under undergraduate and postgraduate law programmes. All the information related to AILET will be available online. Candidates are recommended to check the article regularly for references and updates to keep updated on AILET syllabus and any related details.
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fill in the blanks
idioms and phrases
jumble words and sentences
choosing the correct words
profit and loss
time and work
average, speed and distance
permutation-combination and venn diagrams
Logical and Analytical reasoning skills
Study of law
Problem solving ability
English- In this section, the questions will be based on Grammar, vocabulary, antonyms, synonyms, choosing the correct words, idioms and phrases and jumble words and sentences. The section will also have an English comprehension to evaluate the candidates’ interpretation and answering capability.
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Elementary Mathematics- Under this section, the questions will be based on 10th standard’s mathematics syllabus.
General Knowledge- This section will consist of questions from Economics, Civics, History, Current affairs, Geography and General science.
Reasoning- In this section, candidates will be tested on their logical and analytical skills. Questions will be covering topics such as syllogism, blood relations, identifying patterns, logical links and rectify illogical arguments.
Legal Aptitude- This sections will test candidates’ research skills, interest in law and problem solving abilities.
Law of Torts
Intellectual Property Law
Law of Contracts
Law of Torts- In common law jurisdictions, it is a civil wrong that causes a claimant to suffer loss or harm resulting in legal liability for the person who commits tortious act.
Family Law- This section includes marriage, domestic partnership, adoption, paternity, child custody, surrogacy and juvenile laws.
International Law- It is a set of rules, agreements and treaties implemented and used for bridging gaps between nations. It serves as a framework for the practice of stable and organized international relations.
Jurisprudence- It is the theoretical or philosophical study of law which is studied to gain a deeper understanding of legal systems, legal reasoning, legal institutions and their role in the society.
Property Law- It can area of law that governs the various forms of ownership and tenancy in real property and personal property, within the common law legal system. In the civil law system, there is a division between movable and immovable property.
Intellectual Property Law- It revolves around the rules for securing and enforcing legal rights to inventions, designs, and artistic works. Just as the law protects ownership of personal property and real estate, it also protects the exclusivity of intangible assets.
Law of Contracts- It can be defined as an agreement between two or more parties to perform a service, provide a product or commit to an act which is enforceable by law. There are several types of contracts, and each have specific terms and conditions. The law governing the same can be defined as law of contracts.
Criminal Law- It is law which basically deals with crimes. It includes threatening, harmful, or otherwise endangering to the property, health, safety, and moral welfare of people inclusive of one's self.
The following table contains section-wise marks distribution for BA LLB and LLM programmes:
AILET Syllabus 2020- BA LLB programme
Number of questions
AILET 2020 Syllabus- LLM programme
No. of Questions
Constitutional Law, Law of Contracts, Criminal Law, International Law, Property Law, Family Law and Intellectual Property Law
Please note, the entrance examination for both undergraduate and postgraduate courses will be held on the same date. Candidates can refer to the table given below to understand the paper pattern of AILET 2020.
Mode of Examination
Duration of Examination
1 hour 30 minutes
Type of Questions
Total Number of Questions
DISCLAIMER- The details mentioned in this article are based on previous year’s notification. The article will be updated once the data for new session is released.
NLU, Delhi, which is the exam conducting body, will release the syllabus of AIlET 2020.
By consulting the AILET syllabus 2020, the candidate will get to know about the subjects and subject-wise topics from which questions will be set in the exam
No, the AILET syllabus 2020 will be programme-specific. This means, the syllabus for LLM and BA LLB programs will be different.
The AILET syllabus covers five (5) sections for BA LLB program - English, Elementary Mathematics, General Knowledge, Reasoning, and Legal Aptitude.
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Hello aspirant. Firstly, the subjects are english, mathematics just the basic maths, GK, legal aptitude and reasoning. Hope you would be aware of the syllabus. If not, drop a comment, I will help you with that.
1. English... usual ones like, blanks, synonyms, passages so on and so forth. Practice the previous year question papers
2. Basic mathematics .. algebra, work and time, Quant of basic level, distance etc ..practice RS agarwal books and ncert books bits, it would be more than enough. But practice daily
3. GK... get to know all the static gk question and answers that are constant. Regarding current affairs ,follow news and news paper daily. If possible note down the issues going on for long time
4.legal aptitude .. solve the current legal problems, read the case studies given in the net that are solved before related to legal problems. The many you solve, the better it would be
5. Reasoning.. again, practice rs agarwal book, previous reasoning and non verbal questions. Solve the test papers
All the best
Hope you are doing well!
Well dear with hard work,determination,time mangement ,perseverance and vigorous practise any exam can be easily cracked.If you are confused between the two then you can select the one that lies more in your interest zone.
Hope this was helpful!
All the best!
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