CLAT Answer Key 2018 – The National University of Advanced Legal Studies (NUALS) Kochi will be releasing answer key of CLAT 2018 on May 15. The CLAT answer key 2018 will be available online at the individual login accounts of the candidates. The CLAT answer key will be announced in two phases; wherein the one issued in first phase is provisional answer key of CLAT 2018 and the second will be final answer key of Common Law Admission Test. The CLAT answer key 2018 for final phase will be published on May 26, 2018. The CLAT 2018 answer key will help the test takers in verifying the answers that they will mark in the 13th May Common Law Admission Test online paper. The answer key of CLAT 2018 will help test takers in gauging the number of answers marked correctly in the national-level law examination. The official CLAT answer key will help the candidates in estimating their scores of CLAT 2018 by checking the number of correct answers. The CLAT committee headed by NUALS Kochi will provide the candidates an online window between the announcement of provisional and final answer key of CLAT 2018. The candidates after verifying their exam-marked answers with the official CLAT 2018 answer key (provisional) may find some discrepancy/ doubt regarding certain questions and answer options, they may file their objects through this online window between May 16 and May 18, 2018. Once the CLAT Committee has gone through these CLAT answer key representations by the Common Law Admission Test examinees, it’ll issue a final answer key of CLAT 2018 on May 26, 2018. Candidates can check more details about CLAT answer key 2018 by reading below.
CLAT Answer Key 2018 - Important Dates
CLAT 2018 Events
Online examination of CLAT 2018
May 13, 2018
Publishing of Provisional Answer Key of CLAT
May 15, 2018
Representation against the CLAT answer key options/ CLAT question paper
May 16 – May 18, 2018
Uploading Final Answer Key of CLAT
May 26, 2018
CLAT Answer Key 2018 - How to download answer key of Common Law Admission Test
Click on the official link of CLAT 2018 answer key (mentioned below).
Enter your login details including CLAT User Id/ Registration Number and Date of Birth/ Password.
Go to ‘CLAT Answer Key’ tab.
Click on ‘Download’ button.
Save a copy of the CLAT answer key 2018 pdf.
Check the answer key of CLAT 2018.
CLAT Answer Key 2018 (Provisional) - Click here to download the provisional answer key of Common Law Admission Test (Link will be available on May 15, 2018)
CLAT Answer Key 2018 (Final) - Click here to download the final answer key of Common Law Admission Test (Link will be available on May 26, 2018)
CLAT Answer Key 2018 - How can answer key of CLAT help in checking CLAT Scores 2018
The candidates who appear in CLAT 2018 will be able to check the official answers to the May 13th CLAT question paper. Further, as per their responses in the downloaded CLAT answer-sheet, they can check their obtained scores. The CLAT 2018 scores as mentioned in the answer key or response sheet of CLAT is calculated on the CLAT score formula explained below in this page. The answer key of CLAT 2018 mentions the following details -
Test Center Name
The candidates can also find below, the screen-shot of CLAT Answer Key details-
CLAT Answer Key 2018: What response sheet mentions
Pointers of Answer Key
It’s the identity number of CLAT test taker
It’s the name of the CLAT examinee
Test centre name
It’s the name of the CLAT test centre
It’s the date on which CLAT is to be held
It’s the time between which CLAT will be held
It’s the subject for which CLAT will be held
It’s the scores to be obtained by CLAT test taker as per his/ her responses in CLAT answer key
CLAT Answer Key 2018 - How to calculate scores using answer key of Common Law Admission Test
The CLAT 2018 answer key is helpful for candidates to determine their expected scores of CLAT. Candidates can check here paper pattern and marking scheme to estimate their marks for CLAT 2018 as mentioned below -
CLAT 2018 Answer Key and Question Paper - Exam Pattern
General Knowledge and Current Affairs
CLAT 2018 Answer Key - Marking Scheme
CLAT 2018 Answer Key - Formula to estimate CLAT Score
CLAT Scores = Total numbers of Correct options*1 - Total number of incorrect responses*0.25
For example -
Correct options = 150*1=150
Incorrect options = 50*0.25=12.50
Therefore, CLAT Score- 150-12.5=137.50
CLAT Answer Key and Response Sheets: Instructions
The official answer key CLAT 2018 will be uploaded online in pdf format along with response sheets of candidates appearing in CLAT 2018.
Candidates need to note that the CLAT answer key will not be released by any of the leading coaching institutes, as the NUALS Kochi will administer an online CLAT 2018 on May 13, 2018.
Candidates can access their respective registered CLAT login accounts and find the official answer key of CLAT and their response sheets as uploaded by NUALS Kochi.
Candidates can check the CLAT provisional answer key by downloading it on May 15, 2018.
If any question(s) is(are) wrong or there will be any discrepancies in the question paper, it will be notified in CLAT Official Answer Key and the CLAT response sheets of test takers.
It is advised to go through the provisional answer key of CLAT and make representations for any of the question or answer options, if any between May 16 and May 18, 2018.
- No representation against CLAT answer key (provisional) will be entertained after the scheduled date.
After going through the process of amendments, NUALS Kochi will uploaded final answer key of CLAT 2018 on May 26.
No further communication will be entertained in regard of CLAT 2018 answer key, once the final answer key has been announced by the CLAT Committee or NUALS Kochi.
CLAT 2018 Answer Key - Decoding answer key of Common Law Admission Test
Notion in CLAT Answer Key
Meaning of notion
Tick mark and Green Colour
Question is correctly answered
Wrong mark and Red Colour
Question is incorrectly answered
How is CLAT Answer Key (Official) helpful?
CLAT Official Answer Key will help candidates in knowing the correct answers to the questions of common law admission test.
The official answer key of CLAT 2018 will help in gauging exact number of correct answers.
With the CLAT 2018 answer key, test takers can also analyse their performance by counting the number of questions marked incorrectly.
Moreover, candidates can calculate their approximate marks in the common law admission test with the answer key of CLAT.
CLAT Provisional Answer Key 2018
CLAT 2018 provisional answer key is the primary answer key that helps candidates in knowing the tentative number of correct answers and that of incorrect answers. The provisional answer key of CLAT 2018 also helps the test takers in filing objections against the discrepant question (if any) and get them rectified before the CLAT 2018 results are announced.
CLAT Final Answer Key 2018
CLAT 2018 final answer key is the final and amended answer key released by the law entrance examination committee. The final answer key of CLAT 2018 helps candidates in knowing the final answers of the common law admission test questions. With the CLAT final answer key (official), candidates will be able to guess the tentative scores in the national-level law admission test.
CLAT Answer Key and Response Sheets - Previous Year
Candidates can check below the official CLAT 2017 Question Paper and Answer Key