Common Law Admission Test has recorded over 13 per cent increase in applications for admission year 2016. CLAT Convenor Dr. G.I.S Sandhu exclusively told Careers360 that a total of 45,041 candidates have applied for the national level law entrance exam.  Last year, a total of 39,686 candidates had registered for the test.

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CLAT Application process 2016 was closed on April 5 after a five-day extension in the original application deadline of March 31.

“A total of 23517 male applicants have submitted their CLAT 2016 Application Forms, while as many as 21520 female candidates and 4 Transgender candidates have submitted the applications,” says the CLAT Convener.  He added that as many as 67,693 applicants had registered for CLAT 2016 out of which 22,652 candidates did not submit their application fee. In the five-day extension window that the CLAT committee had offered, a total of 2,053 fresh candidates applied for the exam.

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This year the CLAT Committee had also scrapped the age bar of 22 years for the coveted law entrance exam. However, the move could only add 5, 355 more applications as compared to the last year.

Last year, a total of 45,140 applications were registered for CLAT of which 39,686 were finally submitted with application fee.

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CLAT Application Numbers over the years – While, CLAT 2016 has as many as 45,041 final applications, last year the number was 39,686. In 2014 and 2013 the number of CLAT applicants was 31,231 and 30,915 respectively.

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CLAT 2016 is scheduled to be held on May 8 in online mode at as many as 66 cities across India for admissions to 2250 five-year integrated law programmes in 17 participating NLUs.

The Results of CLAT 2016 will be announced on May 23, 2016 and the counselling will be held in online mode between July 1 and 6, 2016 along with the seat allotment.

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is clat exam appeared require to tske admission in llb in puri private law college?

Yash Dev Student Expert 26th May, 2020

Hello student I request you to please help me with your preferable college so that I can check and provide you the exact information clat offer admission in more than 90 law college.

Application form extended till July 1 you can fill the application form now, clat constorium will release the examination date on 1st July 2020.

For more updates refer to the link mentioned below -

Feel free to comment if you have any doubt

Good luck


when is clat 2020 exam going to be held

batchasikkander17 26th May, 2020

Hi Vivek,

Exam date for clat 2020 is not announced yet. The date of examination will be announced by 1st July giving students at least 21 days prior to the exam. Registration for clat 2020 has already started and the last date to register is July 1, 2020.

I hope it helps.


Does the questions r as SIMILAR TO clat XAM

Papeya Dubey Student Expert 25th May, 2020


Clat syllabus has changed from this year, number of questions have come down from 200 to 150, the question pattern still be that of 12th standard, but comprehension based questions will be asked from quantitative section, english,current affairs,deductive reasoning and logical reasoning.

Syllabus of KLEE includes that of General Knowledge, Arithmetic and Mental Ability, General English and Aptitude for legal studies.

CLAT is conducted on a national level while KLEE on the other hand is a state level exam, hence the difficulty level of CLAT is more to that of any other exams.


what is the duration of clat courses I meant the study period

Rehan Alam Student Expert 25th May, 2020

Dear Aspirant,

CLAT is not a course but an entrance test for admission in law course in the National Law Universities. The Full Form of CLAT is Common Law Admission Test Candidates can take undergraduate law programs offered by the 22 participating NLUs. The total CLAT-based seat intake for UG is 2538.

Here are some links for you:-

Thank you.


Plz provide Question paper CLAT 2015,2016,2017,2018 for PG COURSE

Aditya Kumar Student Expert 25th May, 2020


You can get clat PG previous year question papers by going to our page the link for the same is provided below

These  papers will help you to understand the types of questions which are asked in exam, you will understand the important topics which are covered in the exam by practising them, you will also get to know your preparation level .Best of luck for your examination.


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