CLAT Important Dates 2017

CLAT Important Dates 2017CLAT Important Dates 2017 – CNLU Patna declared important dates of CLAT 2017 on December 25, 2016, after CLAT committee notified the Common Law Admission Test. However, Careers360 had brought you exclusively CLAT important dates for this year as CLAT Convenor shared the same in October. CLAT 2017 important dates mention the calendar of exam events including notification date, application window, issuance of admit card, declaration of results and counselling schedule. Law aspirants need to check the CLAT important dates so that they are well aware of the examination events and their schedule.

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CLAT 2017 dates are important for those who wish to pursue law programmes from National Law Universities (NLUs). Candidates can know the events from CLAT important dates calendar and be prepared for the event well before time. Moreover, none of the exam events can be missed out if the exam calendar of CLAT 2017 is closely tracked.


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Calendar of CLAT 2017 events


CLAT 2017 Notification– The official notification of CLAT 2017 was released on December 25, 2016.

Availability of CLAT 2017 Application– CNLU invited application forms of CLAT 2017 from January 1. Candidates were needed to register online before applying for CLAT 2017 and needed to submit the application forms by March 31, 2016.

Issue of CLAT 2017 Admit Card– The admit card of CLAT 2017 could be downloaded from April 20, 2017.

Conduct of CLAT 2017 Exam– Common Law Admission Test was conducted on May 14, 2017. The CNLU Patna administered law admission test was held online for 3 hours.

Issue of CLAT 2017 Answer Key– CNLU Patna has released official revised CLAT Answer Key 2017 on May 25, but delayed its official notification by a day to May 26. The official provisional answer key of CLAT 2017 was released on May 16. Candidates could file their objections to the provisional answer key of CLAT 2017 between May 17 and May 19, after which CLAT committee issued the final answer key of CLAT on May 25, 2017.

Declaration of CLAT 2017 Results– The results of the common law admission test has been announced by CNLU Patna on May 29, along with issuance of score cards of CLAT 2017 takers.

Organising CLAT 2017 Counselling– Candidates can participate in online counselling of CLAT 2017 which will be organised from June 5. There will be as many as four counselling rounds for CLAT 2017, with the fourth seat allotment list to be out on June 30 with the closure of admission process on July 6, 2017.


CLAT 2017 Dates and Events– Candidates can check the important dates of CLAT 2017 as mentioned in the table below–


CLAT Important Dates and Events

CLAT 2017 Events

Important Dates


December 25, 2016

Applications begins on

January 1, 2017

Last date of submitting applications

March 31, 2017

Admit card issues on

April 20, 2017

CLAT 2017 online exam

May 14, 2017

Provisional answer key releases on

May 16, 2017 (released)

Final answer key (with amendments)

May 25, 2017

Results announcement

May 29, 2017

Counselling begins

June 5 - July 6, 2017

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