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    CLAT Answer Key 2023 (Released): Submit Grievances Against the Final Answer Key

    Edited By Shubham Bhakuni | Updated on Dec 26, 2022 10:08 AM IST | #CLAT

    CLAT Answer Key 2023 - The Consortium of National Law Universities (NLUs) has released the Final CLAT 2023 answer key on December 22, 2022. Candidates can submit their grievances against the final answer key and conduct of the CLAT 2023 from December 26 to December 29, 2022, in online mode. The direct link to raise objections against the CLAT 2023 is given below. The provisional answer key was released on December 18, 2022. As per the final answer key of UG-CLAT 2023, question number 144 (quantitative technique) has been withdrawn from the master question paper. In CLAT LLM, the answers of question number 47, 71 and 113 have been updated. Candidates can download the updated CLAT 2023 answer key online from - The CLAT 2023 answer key 2023 mentions the official answers to the questions asked in the examination. Candidates can use the answer key to calculate their marks in CLAT 2023 and get an idea about their admission chances by comparing their scores with the previous year's cut-offs.
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    CLAT Answer Key 2023 (Released): Submit  Grievances Against the Final Answer Key
    CLAT Answer Key 2023 (Released): Submit Grievances Against the Final Answer Key

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    CLAT 2023 Answer Key Dates



    CLAT 2023 exam

    December 18, 2022

    Release of CLAT answer key

    December 18, 2022

    Inviting objections on the Provisional Answer Key

    December 19, 2022 (9 am)
    Last date to raise objectionsDecember 20, 2022 (9 am)
    Release of final answer key

    December 22, 2022

    Objections against final answer keyDecember 26 to December 29, 2022

    How to Download CLAT Answer Key 2023?

    Candidates can download the answer key of CLAT 2023 by following the steps mentioned below.

    • Visit the official website of Consortium of NLUs -

    • Click on CLAT 2023 answer key link given in the notification section

    • Open the answer key PDF and master the question paper

    • Download and save the answer key for your reference

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    How to Calculate Marks using CLAT 2023 Answer Key?

    Candidates can use the official marking scheme to calculate their marks in Common Law Admission Test (CLAT). As per the exam pattern of CLAT 2023, each question carries one mark, and each incorrect answer will invite a penalty of -0.25 marks.

    CLAT marks = Total number of correct answers - (Total number of incorrect answers X 0.25)

    100 correction answers and 25 incorrect attempts - CLAT marks = 100 - (20 X 0.25) = 96 marks

    What is a good score in CLAT 2023?

    By using the provisional answer key, candidates can compare their marks with the previous year's CLAT cut offs to know their chances of admission to national law universities. Candidates looking for admission to the top three or four NLUs should score at least 100-105 marks. Whereas, for the top 5-6 NLUs. a good score in CLAT 2023 should be 95+.
    Click here to know about what is a good score in CLAT 2023!

    Discrepancies/errors in CLAT answer key 2023

    The provisional answer key may have some incorrect answers or discrepancies. Therefore, candidates are given an opportunity to raise objections against the provisional key. Candidates who want to raise objections can use the CLAT examination portal to submit their requests.

    How to challenge CLAT 2023 answer key?

    • Login to your CLAT 2023 account using your registered mobile number and password

    • Click on the raise objection link

    • Select the question number and enter details related to the objection

    • Click on submit option and make the payment

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    CLAT 2023 Objection Filing Fee

    Candidates have to pay Rs. 1000 per objection raised. The CLAT objection fee must be paid online, using the payment gateway. In case the grievances raised by the candidates are found to be genuine and accepted by the NLU Consortium, the objection fee will be refunded. It must be noted that objections raised in offline mode will not be entertained.

    Will marks increase after correction to CLAT 2023 answer key?

    Yes, if the objections raised are found to be correct, the corrections will be made to the provisional answer key and the total score of candidates. The corrections will be made to the CLAT score of all candidates irrespective of who files the objections. The updated score be reflected in the final result.

    Final CLAT Answer Key 2023

    After reviewing the objections raised by the candidates, the consortium will release the final answer key or notify the modification to the provisional answer key. The result of CLAT 2023 will be prepared based on the final answer key.

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    CLAT Result 2023

    The Consortium of NLUs will announce the result of CLAT 2023 in the last week of December 2022. The result will be announced in the form of individual scorecards on the CLAT login portal. Candidates will also be provided with the merit list along with the result. The CLAT result will mention marks obtained by the candidate, rank and category rank.

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    Frequently Asked Question (FAQs)

    1. When will CLAT 2023 answer key be released?

    The answer key of CLAT 2023 has been released on December 18, 2022. The final answer key has been released on December 22, 2022.

    2. Is there any negative marking in CLAT 2023?

    Yes. there is negative marking of 0.25 marks for each incorrect answer. Unattempted questions will not carry negative marks.

    3. What is CLAT objection raising fee?

    The objection raising fee in CLAT 2023 is Rs. 1000 per objection.

    4. When will the CLAT 2023 result be declared?

    The result of CLAT 2023 will be announced tentatively in the last week of December.

    5. What is a good score in CLAT 2023 for admission to top NLUs?

    For top 3-4 NLUs, candidates should try to secure at least 100 marks in CLAT 2023.

    6. How to challenge CLAT 2023 answer key?

    Candidates can challenge the provisional answer key online by logging into the examination portal.

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