CLAT 2015 Exam Day Guidelines
Updated on May 8, 2015 - 5:52 p.m. IST by Apratim Chatterjee
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With a few days more to go for CLAT 2015 scheduled on May 10, Careers360 brings you CLAT 2015 Exam Day Guidelines to help you with expert insights on how to give your final shot on the decisive day. CLAT 2015 aspirants appearing for the most sought after law entrance exam in online mode need to read the suggestions and recommendations as provide by CLAT experts that may help them in cracking CLAT 2015.

CLAT 2015 Exam Day Guidelines will also help you in understanding the modalities of the law entrance exam along with the basic but necessary instructions that are ought to be followed before and during the law entrance.

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Modalities of Online CLAT 2015 – Here are a few modalities of the most coveted law entrance exam –

  • CLAT 2015 is scheduled to be held in online mode on May 10

  • It’s the first time since inception of CLAT that the law entrance is being held in online mode

  • The two hours duration exam will begin at 3:00 pm

  • The online paper of the law entrance shall have 200 questions carrying a total of 200 marks

  • The 200 questions will cover five sections including English including Comprehensions, General Knowledge & Current Affairs, Elementary mathematics with Numerical Ability, Legal Aptitude and Logical Reasoning

  • Each question shall have four options, where the candidates have to click against the most appropriate option among them through a mouse

  • While every correct answer will be awarded one mark, 0.25 marks will be deducted from total marks scored for every incorrect response

  • The answers can be reviewed and re-answered, left unanswered and marked for review

  • Candidates can also be able to move between the sections

  • Candidates can view the status of questions – Answered, Left Unanswered and Marked for Review through a panel on the computer screen showing the question numbers in different colour codes

Section-wise distribution of CLAT 2015 Paper – Candidates can look below for the section-wise distribution of questions. The pictogram below will help you with an overview of the total number of questions in each section of CLAT 2015 Paper –

CLAT Paper Trend –The pictogram below will help you with an overview of the pattern of questions that may come in CLAT 2015 Question Paper –

Gauge CLAT Paper Difficulty – The pictogram below provides you a fair idea on the difficulty level of each section of CLAT as per the expert analysis of last year’s paper –

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CLAT 2015 Facts and Figures – Look below for the pictogram acknowledging facts and figures of CLAT 2015 –

Now as you may have a general idea regarding CLAT 2015 including Paper Pattern, Question Trend and Facts, let us get a quick peek in CLAT 2015 Exam Day Guidelines.

What I need to do before CLAT Exam Day – Experts have suggested the following set of instructions to be followed on the day before CLAT 2015

Ensure to check your documents a day before – As you will be appearing for the most sought after law entrance on May 10, you won’t be happy in searching something at the eleventh hour. Experts have advised to check and verify your necessary documents related to CLAT 2015 including CLAT 2015 E-Admit Card, Identity Proof and other documents.


Stay calm – Panic won’t do any good for you as you are heading for CLAT on the next day. Staying calm is worth as you’ll be able to concentrate on the exam and tips to crack the same. A calm mind is the cool and confident one.

Leave the unprepared – Believe in your hard work and leave the sections or papers you haven’t practices or prepared yet. Preparation a night/day before the exam won’t be quite useful rather will lead you in situation of panic. Experts suggest to revise the prepared portions and not to start anything new.

Visit the exam centre – You don’t know how many hours it would take to reach the exam centre on May 10, therefore it is recommended by the exam experts to visit your exam centre personally a day before the exam. As you’ll visit your exam centre, you will have a fair idea about the directions and time to reach the centre. Moreover, visiting the exam centre personally a day before will help you in reaching time even on May 10.

CLAT 2015 is the most sought after law entrance exam for admissions to five-year integrated law programmes in 2164 seats distributed among 16 National Law Universities (NLUs). As per the official data, as many as 39686 applicants have registered for Online CLAT 2015.

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please name the books that I prefer for clat 2020 after 12th class of all subjects?

KUNAL LANJEWAR 26th Jan, 2020


CLAT ( Common Law Entrance Test ) is an exam conducted to take admission into the 21 National Law Universities of India and 43 other Educational Institutes. National University of Study And Research In Law (NUSRL), Ranchi will conduct CLAT 2020 in offline mode on May 10, 2020.

Given below are some books suggested by the experts that you can prefer for preparing for the CLAT 2020 examination.

  • Word Power Made Easy

  • Butterworths

  • Lexis Nexis

  • Analytical Reasoning

  • Verbal Reasoning

  • Analytical and Logical Reasoning

  • Objective Arithmetic

  • GK Today

  • Manorama Year Book

  • India Year Book

  • Universal’s LLB Entrance Guide

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after 12 can i get admission in PU or there is any exam like CLAT for admission

Sanjay Khandelwal 25th Jan, 2020
Punjab university conducts its own entrance examination for admission in law courses. That is for BA LLB or BCOM LLB. One will have to apply for application of the college and will have to appear for the entrance examination conducted by Punjab university for admission.
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Do I need to upload EWS Certificate along with CLAT Application form

Md Azmer 24th Jan, 2020

Hello Aspirant,

No there is no notification came out regarding to submit EWS certificate with the CLAT 2020 form. I suggest you to go the link before filling the form.


I hope this will solve your query.

Good Luck


can i get admission in Indra Prastha university on the basis of my rank in CLAT

akshat a. jha 24th Jan, 2020

No, IPU or GGSIPU conducts its own exam for entrance in its various courses.

The exam for law courses to get admission in IP university is IPU CET Law.

The Last date of Application submission for the exam is 1st week of May 2020 .

The Date of exam  and Result date would be 3rd  week of May 2020  and 4th week of May 2020  respectively.

The application fees is 1000 Rs for all category students. The exam is of 600 marks and has 150 questions in total to attempt in 150 minutes.

About Clat, The Clat exam provides admission in several other law colleges all over the country including all the NUL's.

For further information on Clat exam you can visit:-

and for For IPU CET Law:-


I am 28 now. Can i get admission in basis of CLAT ot LSAT Score

Sourandhi Saha Student Expert 23rd Jan, 2020
There is no age limit for appearing in CLAT 2020 for UG program as well as in CLAT PG exam. So if you are able to fetch decent score, then you can get admission on the basis of that score. There is also no upper age limit for appearing in LSAT India Examination. But you can check the age limit specified by individual colleges wherein you want to seek admission.
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