CLAT Important Dates 2020
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CLAT Important Dates 2020 – National University Of Study And Research In Law, Ranchi will release important dates of CLAT 2020 online tentatively in second week of January. Aspirants seeking admission to undergraduate and postgraduate law programmes can refer the CLAT 2020 important dates and stay updated. CLAT for the following academic year is likely to be held in the fourth week of May; online registration will probably begin by second week of January and will end by the third week of April. The duration for CLAT examination is 2 hours and will be conducted in offline mode. The article provides all the necessary information to the candidates such as application date, admit card release date, exam schedule, etc. Further exam related information will be notified and updated, stay tuned to CLAT 2020 exam dates.

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CLAT Important Dates 2020

Law aspirants applying for CLAT 2020 should follow the event calendar as displayed in the table below. However, note that the days mentioned are tentative only.

CLAT 2020 Important Dates



Issue of notification

To be notified

CLAT 2020 online registration begins

Second week of January

CLAT 2020 online application form window opens

Second week of January

CLAT 2020 fee payment begins

Second week of January

CLAT 2020 online registration closes

Second week of April

CLAT 2020 online application form window closes

Second week of April

CLAT 2020 fee payment ends

Second week of April

CLAT 2020 issue of admit card

Second week of May

CLAT 2020 exam

Fourth week of May

CLAT 2020 publishing of provisional answer key

Last week of May

CLAT 2020 publishing of final answer key

First week of June (BA LLB)

Second week of June (LLM)

CLAT 2020 result declaration

Second week of June

CLAT 2020 counselling begins

Second week of June

CLAT 2020 counselling ends

Last week of June

CLAT Important Dates 2020 – Calendar of Events

The calendar is a simple way to keep track of all key exam events. The chronological presentation would ensure the candidate is also aware of subsequent events.

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CLAT 2020 Important Dates - Issue of Notification

National Law University Odisha, Cuttack will issue notification related to CLAT 2020 in first week of October. Candidates can stay updated to ensure they don’t miss any exam notification.

CLAT Important Dates 2020 – Registration and Application Form

Online registration and application procedure for candidates applying for CLAT 2020 begins tentatively in the second week of January. The CLAT 2020 application form filling process would include steps like registration, filling of all essential fields, uploading of documents, and payment of fees. Application closes around the second week of April.

CLAT 2020 Important Dates – Issue of Admit card

Candidates appearing for CLAT 2020 can access and download their admit card by using their registered email id and password. The admit cards will be released online around the second week of May. It is recommended that candidates keep the admit card safe even after the exam is over as it will be required at the time of counselling.

CLAT Exam Dates 2020

CLAT 2020 will tentatively be conducted in the fourth week of May by National Law University Odisha, Cuttack. The exam will be of 120 minutes (2 hours) and can be taken by candidates via online or offline mode.

CLAT 2020 Important Dates – Publishing of answer key

As per the university guidelines, the provisional answer key of CLAT 2020 exam will be released around the last week of June. The final answer key will be released separately for BA LLB and LLM tentatively in first and second week of June respectively.

CLAT Important Dates 2020 – Result declaration

NLUO Cuttack will release the result of CLAT 2020 around the second week of June. Candidates can access the same by entering the CLAT registration number or number and date of birth.

CLAT 2020 Important Dates – Counselling

A counselling session for shortlisted candidates will be organised by NLUO Cuttack for the upcoming academic year. It will be held online tentatively around the second week of June where the candidates will be required to register for participating in the counselling session and admission process.

DISCLAIMER- The details mentioned in this article are based on previous year’s notifications. The article will be updated once the data for new session is released.

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which books are best for clat preparation

Mayank Chowdhary 11th Nov, 2019

Yes I'll enlist down some of the top books that will help you in the CLAT preparation. For improving your English and Grammar you can go with High School English Grammar by Wren and Martin, you can take help of Word Power made Easy by Norman Lewis as well. For Analytical and Logical reasoning, go with RS AGGARWAL AND MK PANDEY books. For Legal Aptitude, AK Bharadwaj is quite famous. For mathematics, use RS AGGARWAL and for GK and Current affairs, use Pearson GK Today and read newspapers and blogs regularly to keep yourself updated.

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i started the clat 2020 preparation yet so when i should start current affairs section ? what in the ideal time to start it?

Manidipa Kundu Student Expert 10th Nov, 2019


current affair is a section which you need to revise every day. other wise there is chances for forgetting it. so I would suggest you to daily follow any one of the news paper or you may follow bankers adda magazine. every day spend 1 hr for studying. you will surely get success.


can I prepare on my own for the CLAT exam 2021 ? if yes how much time should I give to study for clat?

Apoorva Student Expert 10th Nov, 2019

Hello dear student,

Yes you can prepare for the exam just consistency should be maintained . The law aspirants need to check CLAT 2020 eligibility criteria to ensure they follow the right protocols prescribed for the admission process; refer the bullet points given below for complete details.

Eligibility requirement for UG program:

Qualifying exam: The candidate must have passed 10+2 or an equivalent exam from a recognised university or board.

Marks in qualifying exam: General category candidates need minimum 45% marks in the qualifying exam,  while SC and ST candidates need only 40% marks.

Age limit: There is no upper age limit for appearing in CLAT 2020

Candidates who are appearing in qualifying exam in March/April 2020: Such candidates may also apply, subject to the condition they produce evidence of passing the qualifying exam at time of admission

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Are CLAT or LSAT marks required for ifim law college Bangalore?

Siddhi Shenoy 10th Nov, 2019

Hello aspirant,

As per my knowledge, to get admission in IFIM Law college in Bangalore, you need to fulfill the eligibility criteria, which includes that the candidate must qualify either of the entrance exams (CLAT, LSAT, AILET or ILAT).

Also, the applicant should have passed PUC with atleast 45% marks.

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can I apply for llb course by giving clat after my graduation for nlu collage..

Manisha Gupta Expert 8th Nov, 2019

Hello Aspirant,

CLAT is the entrance exam for the admission to 5 years Integrated law program & LLM (PG) program. CLAT is not for the admission to three years law program, If you want to apply for CLAT entrance exam then you can apply as there is no any age limit.

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