CLAT 2015: A listing of court cases
Apratim Chatterjee, 14 Jul 2015, #CLAT
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CLAT 2015, the most coveted law entrance exam has been embroiling in a number of controversies since its announcement. CLAT 2015 Convener, RMLNLU and CLAT Committee has been facing as many as six cases at different courts including Bombay HC, Kerala HC, Rajasthan HC and Madhya Pradesh HC.

Careers360 brings you all the court cases related to CLAT 2015 and controversies in brief. Find below the table to draw an overview of the court cases, their present status and responses from the stake holders.

Court cases regarding CLAT 2015 at a glance

High Court


Case Present Status

CLAT Committee's Response till date

Next Hearing

Bombay High Court

Alleged 7 erroneous questions in CLAT UG 2015 online paper

On July 2, court ordered CLAT 2015 Committee to re-assess the seven alleged wrong questions and revise the merit list, if necessary by July 7

Advocate for CLAT Convener appeared before court on June 23, submitted that objections had already been considered. Also said that CLAT shall initiate proceedings to club all matters pending in different high courts

July 7

Kerala High Court

Release of complete merit list

On June 15, directed CLAT Convener to release complete merit list and ordered stay on release of 2nd seat allotment list

Complete merit list released. Went ahead with release of second allotment list


Rajasthan High Court (Jaipur Bench)

Alleged 15 erroneous questions in CLAT UG 2015 online paper

On June 30, reserves 1 seat at NLSIU Bangalore for petitioner

CLAT expert committee accepted at least three questions as incorrect


Rajasthan High Court (Jodhpur Bench)

Alleged 7 erroneous questions in CLAT UG 2015 online paper

On June 12, directed CLAT Convener to consider petitioner's representation and seeks response

No response yet from CLAT authorities


Madhya Pradesh High Court

Demotion of allocated seats in NLIU Bhopal to lower preferential NLUs in the second allotment list

On June 23, ordered stay on changes in second list, maintained status quo of first list

No response yet from CLAT authorities


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I am from class 12th science and I want to get admission in NLU Jodhpur in 2020 what should I do for that. is it necessary to give clat

Shareef 20th Oct, 2019
Yes, ofcourse you should give CLAT entrance exam for Admission.when you are going to take an LLB course, CLAT is a mandatory thing for you.
And the University like NLU one of the top universities doesn't cooperate admissions without CLAT.
Check out the eligibility criteria for Admission,
  • One should be 10+2 passed with 45%
  • SC/ST students must be passed with 40%
  • Maximum age for general candidates is 20
  • maximum age for SC/ST is 22
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Which is the best institute for CLAT preparation in Kolkata , is it CLATapult or is it Career Launcher or any other ?

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i have completed my graduation with political science in 2019 . May i appear in CLAT UG Exams .

Manidipa Kundu Student Expert 17th Oct, 2019

hello aspirant,

clat exam eligibility criteria is candidate need to pass 10+2 course from a recognized university with 45% marks (general category). candidate from any stream can apply for clat ug irrespective of their age, as age criteria has been removed by BCI. so you may apply for clat. hope I have solved your query.


What is clat exam? What are the courses that it includes?

Rehan Alam Student Expert 16th Oct, 2019

Dear Aspirant,

CLAT is an entrance examination for admission in NLUs(NATIONAL LAW UNIVERSITIES) for their undergraduate course . Its an offline-based exam, CLAT is conducted at around 40 centres around the country for admitting candidates to undergraduate law programs in the 21 participating NLUs.

The application form of CLAT 2020 is expected to be released around the 2nd week of January; candidates will have around 3 months time to submit the application form. The admit card of CLAT 2020 will be released around the 2nd week of May. CLAT 2020 will be of 2 hours duration and include 200 multiple-choice questions of 1 marks each; note each incorrect attempt will invite penalty of 0.25 marks.

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