CLAT Answer Key 2020
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CLAT Answer Key 2020 - National University of Study And Research In Law Ranchi will release the CLAT 2020 answer key separately for undergraduate (BA LLB) and postgraduate (LLM program). The answer key of CLAT 2020 will be released in two parts - first will be CLAT provisional answer key, which will be followed by the final answer key. The provisional CLAT 2020 answer key will be released in downloadable PDF format around the last week of May. The answer keys will be uploaded in the CLAT consortium website, clatconsortiumofnlu.ac.in. Candidates can raise objections against the answers given in provisional answer key. It should be noted that there shall be a limited time period of 3-4 days for raising the objections on provisional answer key. After that, no modifications or objections will be accepted. Following this, the final answer key of CLAT 2020 will be released that shall be modified based on the accepted objections.

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The CLAT 2020 exams for undergraduate and postgraduate law courses will be conducted around the 4th week of May. To know more about CLAT answer key 2020 please read the detailed article below.

CLAT Answer Key 2020 - Event Calendar

Event

Tentative dates

CLAT 2020 entrance exam

4th week of May, 2020

Release of answer key

May, 2020

Last to challenge answer key

To be notified

Publication of final CLAT 2020 answer key

To be notified

CLAT 2020 provisional answer key and its importance

The CLAT 2020 answer key is the detailed document containing the answers to all questions asked in the exam. The conducting body releases the provisional answer key of CLAT for all paper sets (A, B, C, D). One must go through it to verify whether all given answers are correct or not. If any answer is incorrect according to the provisional answer key, it is advised to cross-check it through a reliable source. Students can also raise objections against answers of provisional key; for this, a 3-4 days window will be provided. Candidates can raise their objections by providing a supporting document for their answers.

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Release of final CLAT 2020 answer key

After the release of provisional answer key, candidates will be able to send their objections. Once the objections are taken into consideration the conducting body will release CLAT final answer key 2020 by the end of the first week of June (for BA LLB program) and 2nd week of June (for LLM program). On the basis of final answer key candidates will get clarity on the marks they might score in CLAT exam 2020. Knowing estimated marks will help students in analyzing their chances of getting admission or a higher preference seat; to help their cause candidates may consult previous years’ CLAT cutoff trends.

How to download CLAT Answer Key 2020

The exams will be conducted in different sets/series, and the consortium website will release the keys for all sections. To download CLAT Answer Key 2020 for 5-year Law Programme and LLM Programme, please follow the simple steps given below.

  • Click on the answer key download link (will be updated once link is activated)

  • The provisional answer keys will be displayed on screen.

  • Click on the relevant answer key code

  • The pdf file of the answer key containing the tabular list of question wise correct options will appear on screen

  • Download and take a printout

CLAT 2019 Question Paper and Answer Key

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CLAT Exam pattern and marking scheme

After downloading the answer key candidates need to evaluate their answers and make a rough estimate of marks they may score. Here, one should be aware of the exam pattern and marking scheme.

The CLAT 2020 exam will be of 200 marks and the topics will include logical reasoning, English comprehension, Legal aptitude, General knowledge and Elementary maths. The detailed marks distribution is given below.

CLAT exam pattern 2020

Sections

Questions

Marks

Logical Reasoning

40

40

English Comprehension

40

40

Legal Aptitude

50

50

General Knowledge and Current Affairs

50

50

Elementary Mathematics

20

20

Total

200

200

Marking scheme for CLAT 2020

Answers

Marking Scheme

Correct answer

1

Incorrect answer

-0.25

No response

0

How to calculate the marks through CLAT Answer Key

Since every correct answer is awarded 1 marks and every incorrect answer will deduct 0.25 marks, one can use the formula given below.

CLAT Scores = Total numbers of Correct options*1 - Total number of incorrect responses*0.25

For e.g.

If the number of correct answers is 130 and incorrect answers is 30 then the total marks will be calculated as-

Total CLAT Marks = (130*1) - (30*0.25)

Therefore; Total marks = 130 - 7.5 = 122.5

CLAT Answer Key- Response Code Replica

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CLAT Answer Key 2020- points to remember

  • The answer key will be released in two phases, provisional and final answer key.

  • There will be a window of 3 to 4 for raising objections.

  • Every correct answer will fetch 1 mark while for every incorrect answer 0.25 marks will be deducted

  • After the release of the final answer key, no further objections or communication will be entertained by the conducting body.

  • After the release of CLAT answer key 2020, the board will publish the CLAT 2020 result.

Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - CLAT Answer Key 2020

Question: What should I do if the answers given in the CLAT answer key 2020 are also not correct?

Answer:

In such cases, the candidate is allowed to raise objections within 3-4 days of publishment of provisional answer key. A candidate can raise objections only against those particular answers that he/she thinks are incorrect.

Question: What will happen if a question given in CLAT 2020 exam was incorrect?

Answer:

Generally there are all correct question, still if any incorrect question appears in the CLAT 2020 exam, the marks of that will be given to all or none.

Question: What will happen after the release of CLAT answer key 2020?

Answer:

After the release of CLAT 2020 answer key, the conducting board will release the CLAT result and merit list based on the marks obtained by the candidates. This will be followed by counselling and admission process.

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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

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

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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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