DU LLB 2016: tips for exam day
Apratim Chatterjee, 22 Jun 2016, #DU LLB
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As Delhi University LLB 2016 entrance examination is scheduled to be held on June 22, the law aspirants are busy in revising through their preparation notes. Careers360 brings ‘DU LLB 2016 exam day tips’, so as to help law aspirants like you in beating the exam blues. DU LLB 2016 exam day tips will also help you with suggestions of domain experts for appearing in the law entrance examination. Candidates, through this advisory piece on ‘DU LLB 2016 exam taking strategy’ come to know regarding Dos and Don’ts for DU LLB 2016 exam.


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Important topics for DU LLB 2016 entrance exam

The law entrance exam experts suggest that each topic is important for exams like DU LLB. They, however, point out some of the important topics which need more focus. Dr. Punam Shanti, Director, Success Mantra says, “Candidates mainly need to emphasize on a number of subjects including General Knowledge and Legal Aptitude. Candidates should have a strategic study-plan for these subjects.”


Further, Dr. (H.C) Sonal Gupta, an LL.M gold medallist from NLU Delhi suggests that law aspirants should be logical and rational during their entrance exam preparations. He says, “Concentrating more on GK and Current Affairs along with Legal Aptitude sections will give an edge over other test-takers.” Moreover, he cautions that one must not overlook English and Reasoning sections, as they are easy-scoring subjects.


DU LLB Paper Pattern 2016

If you are appearing in DU LLB 2016 entrance exam, it is imperative for you to know the paper pattern. Knowing the exam pattern of DU LLB 2016 would help you not only in building the exam taking strategy, but also boost your confidence during the exam. This is why the exam experts say that once you know the paper pattern, it becomes easy for you to write the exam.


English including Comprehension – This section will comprise 35 questions. The questions will be of objective as well as subjective types consisting of jumbled words/sentences, fill in the blanks, incorrect sentences, unseen passages and essay-writing. The questions will be of Class 12th standard. The section will test basic knowledge of reading and writing skills of the candidates, required for the LLB programme.


General Knowledge & Current Affairs – This section will include another 35 questions focused on recent happenings of national and international importance and also general knowledge including Constitution of India. This section tests the general awareness of candidates. The questions will be of objective-type with multiple-answer options. Candidates need to choose the appropriate answer among the given options.


Mathematics (Numerical Ability) & Analytical Ability – The section will include as many as 35 questions covering numerous topics of numerical and analytical abilities including percentage, profit and loss, number system, average, algebra, arithmetic progression and geometric progression besides general analytical and logical reasoning questions. The questions will be of Class 12th standard.


Legal Awareness and Aptitude – This is considered as the most important section of DU LLB entrance exam as it tests your interest towards the LLB programme. The section consists of a total of 70 questions, the basic ones, related to Indian legal framework and some of the commonly used legal terms. Some questions will also be framed regarding Indian Judiciary system. LLB aspirants need to take this section very seriously as it has the maximum number of questions among all the sections.


Therefore, the DU LLB 2016 offline exam paper will be conducted for total marks of 700, comprising as many as 175 questions carrying 4 marks each. Candidates will be allowed to take the exam for time duration of 2 hours.


As per the DU LLB exam marking scheme, each correct answer will be awarded four marks, while for every incorrect response, one mark each will be deducted from the total scored marks. In case, any candidate responds a question with more than one answer option, it’ll be regarded as wrongly attempted and negative marking will be applicable to the very question. Non-attempted questions will be awarded zero (0) marks.


Dos and Don’ts for appearing in DU LLB 2016 exam

Exam experts suggest that when you are about to appear for the LLB entrance exam in the next few days, you are required to keep calm, while de-stressing yourself from the exam pressures. Dr. (H.C) Sonal Gupta says, “Relieving yourself from the exam pressure is the need of the hour as it’ll be no good, if you panic in the last moment.” He further suggests that believing in yourself and the hard work you have done during the exam preparation phase will help you in boosting your confidence.


Some of the Dos and Don’ts for DU LLB 2016 exam aspirants are as follows–


  1. Visit your allotted exam centre for DU LLB 2016, a day in advance to get an idea of the time duration in reaching there.

  2. Ensure the availability of your DU LLB 2016 admit card, valid identity proof, blue/black pen and pencil, in the night before the exam.

  3. Keep calm.

  4. Revise some important topics including Constitution of India, Legal Terms and GK.

  5. Quick glance over the last two month’s important happening of national and international importance.

  6. Sleep early and rise early on the exam day.

  7. Leave for the exam centre as early as you can reach at least 30 minutes before the reporting time.

  8. Check your seating arrangement, as you reach the exam centre.

  9. Have confidence while attempting the DU LLB 2016 question paper.


  1. Don’t start any new topic from any of the sections for DU LLB 2016 exam.

  2. Don’t stress yourself.

  3. Don’t indulge in over-competitive or over-confidence attitude.

Delhi University, Faculty of Law offers admissions to as many as 2611 undergraduate law seats through DU LLB entrance exam, held annually.

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what is the full syllabus of DU llb 2020 entrance exam?

Aditya kumar Student Expert 20th Oct, 2019
Hello there!


Du llb syllabus includes :-

  • English Language and Comprehension:-Unseen passages, Grammar, Comprehension, Proverbs, Antonyms, Synonyms, One word substitute, Sentence and Word Correction, Spell checks, Cloze Passages
  • Legal Awareness;- Legal propositions, Conclusions, Legal Maxims, Bare Acts of the Indian
  • General Knowledge :- Static General Knowledge, Current Affairs.
  • Analytical Abilities:- Analytical Reasoning, Logical Reasoning, Number Systems, Average, Profit Loss, Percentage, Areas Mensuration, Time Speed and Distance, People Work and Time, Probability, Statistics Graphs, Venn Diagrams, Blood Relations, Sets, Missing Numbers, Series

A total of 100 questions of 400 marks are asked.

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please provide me du llb entrance exam notes

Yash Dev Student Expert 13th Oct, 2019
Hello student providing notes isn't possible but I'm providing you the syllabus and pattern you may purchase books for preparation like DU LLB by arihant.
1)English language comprehension
2)Genral knowledge
3)Legal awareness aptitude
4)analytical abilities
Total no of question 100
Total marks 400
Total time 2 hours
1 correct ans +4
1 incorrect ans - 1
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hello, I want admission in du llb but i dont get good marks in graduation as per the requirement can i apply as per the M.com . . is there any criteria on the basis of masters or a bachelor degree is must scoring as per the requirement.

Manidipa Kundu Student Expert 5th Oct, 2019

hello aspirant,

see you have completed master and want to apply through it as you dont have enough eligibility score in graduation. sorry to say your masters course will not be considered here as they require the marks in graduation. for general category it needs 50% marks, for obc, sc, st it requires 45% marks. hope you have understood. try for other institute where you may eligible.


am I eligible for llb with 49% in graduation

Aditya kumar Student Expert 1st Oct, 2019
Hello there!


To be eligible for llb like DU LLB , General category candidates need to score at least 50% marks in aggregate in the qualifying exam or an equivalent grade to be eligible for admission. In case of reserved category candidates there is relaxation in minimum marks. For candidates belonging to SC and ST, the minimum aggregate marks has been fixed at 40%, whereas OBC, PwD and CW candidates need at least 45% marks in aggregate. So if you are from general category then you are not eligible with 49% in Graduation if you are from reserved category then you are eligible.

i am in final year of undergraduted i can also apply dullb entrance exam form . my undergraduted result is comes out in may

Mahaveer Reddy Student Expert 3rd Oct, 2019

Hello Aspirant,

DU LLB Eligibility: Qualification and Age

For affirmation in LLB Course, competitors must satisfy the accompanying criteria:

General classification up-and-comers must have at least half checks in their graduation degree.

For SC/ST class, they should score 40% stamps in their passing degree.

For OBC, PwD and CW classification, a base score of 45% is required in the passing degree.

For General and OBC competitors, must have an alumni or post advanced education from the University of Delhi or some other Indian or Foreign University perceived as identical by the University of Delhi.

Competitor having a PG degree or is showing up in the last year PG degree assessment can likewise apply for DU LLB 2019 placement test.

There is no age bar to show up in the test according to the request for Supreme Court of court.

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