DU LLM Exam Pattern 2017

Faculty of Law, Delhi University Post Graduate Law Entrance Exam (DU LLM Entrance Exam)

DU LLM Exam Pattern 2017

DU LLM Exam PatternDU LLM Exam Pattern 2017 – The Exam Pattern and Syllabus for DU LLM 2017 will be determined by the Faculty of Law, University of Delhi. All LLB graduates applying for admissions to the Two Year LLM programme offered by Delhi University can go through the DU LLM 2017 Exam Pattern to know what to expect from the exam paper of DU LLM. The Exam Pattern for the Delhi University LLM 2017 Entrance Examination will be based on the DU LLM 2017 Syllabus, which will primarily be derived from the subject matter taught as part of Delhi University’s LLB courses.

It is important for candidates to be familiar with both the DU LLM 2017 Exam Pattern and the DU LLM 2017 Syllabus to improve chances of gaining admissions to Delhi University’s Two Year postgraduate LLM programme. The DU LLM 2017 Entrance Examination will be tentatively held in the third week of June in offline mode. 54 Two Year LLM seats will be offered through DU LLM 2017 by three law centres affiliated to Delhi University’s Faculty of Law.


The number of questions, the topics from which the questions will be asked, the duration within which candidates should complete the exam, the marking scheme and all other important details about the DU LLM 2017 Exam Pattern and Syllabus can be seen by candidates on this page.


Exam Pattern and Syllabus of DU LLM 2017

Exam Mode- The Delhi University LLM Entrance Examination 2017 will comprise of one question paper to be answered in offline mode. Candidates will mark their answers with ballpoint pens on the given Optical Mark Recognition (OMR) Sheets.

Exam Duration- DU LLM 2017 exam time will be two hours, that is 120 minutes in total.

Number and Type of Questions- A total of 175 objective-type questions in multiple choice format will be asked in DU LLM 2017.

Total Marks- DU LLM 2017 will be out of 700 marks.

Marking Pattern- Each of the DU LLM 2017 Entrance Examination’s 175 multiple choice questions will carry 4 marks, meaning each correct answer will be given four marks. For every incorrect answer, 1 mark will be deducted. Questions which are left blank or unattended will not be awarded or deducted any marks.

Medium of Exam- DU LLM 2017 will be conducted in English language only.


DU LLM Syllabus 2017

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DU LLM 2017 Syllabus Topics


Constitutional Law of India




Law of Contracts and Sale of Goods


Law of Torts and Consumer Protection


Family Law


Public International Law


Criminal Law


Company law and Partnership


Intellectual Property Rights (IPR), Cyber Law, Environment Law


Contemporary Legal Issues

The 175 multiple choice questions asked in Delhi University’s LLM Entrance Examination 2017 will be based on the Syllabus of DU LLM. Candidates should prepare from the ten different topics specified as part of the Syllabus for DU LLM 2017 and shown in the table below. The DU LLM 2017 Sample Papers will be useful for candidates to familiarise themselves with the type of questions that will be asked from the DU LLM 2017 Syllabus.


DU LLM Exam Centres 2017 - The Exam Centres of DU LLM 2017 will be located in six different cities across India.


Exam Centres of DU LLM 2017







  • The candidate’s DU LLM Admit Card will contain information regarding the DU LLM exam centre address, date and time of the DU LLM 2017 Entrance Exam.

  • Candidates are required to choose their exam centre of choice when filling the DU LLM 2017 Application Form. Once chosen, the DU LLM 2017 Exam Centre cannot be changed.

  • When reporting to their respective DU LLM 2017 Exam Centres, candidates must carry with them -

    1. Admit Card Print Copy

    2. Photo ID Card – Either Aadhar Card, Driving License, PAN Card, Voter ID, Passport or College ID Card

  • Candidates will not be allowed to carry any electronic devices such as mobile phones, no written or textual material nor any eatables or water bottles with them into the DU LLM 2017 Exam Centre.
  • Candidates should ensure they report on time at the exam centre. Those arriving late will not be allowed to write DU LLM 2017.
  • Candidates will be required to stay in their seats until the exam is completed. They will also not be allowed to leave the Examination Hall until the exam ends and only after they submit their DU LLM Answer Sheet to the Invigilator.
  • Delhi University will reserve the right to cancel or change any DU LLM 2017 Exam Centre without prior notice.

DU LLM Exam Pattern 2017 Points to Remember-

  • DU LLM 2017 will be held in offline mode with the use of a Test Booklet and an Optical Mark Reader (OMR) Answer Sheet.

  • Candidates will be required to follow the exact instructions as given in the DU LLM 2017 Answer Sheet otherwise their answer sheets will not be evaluated.

  • All the answers as well as the specified candidate information such as DU LLM Roll Number, Category, Question Series and Test Booklet Serial Number should be marked only with a Blue/Black Ball Point Pen. Answers should not be marked with pencil, fountain pen or any other writing equipment. 

  • Candidates should ensure they mark the answer bubbles darkly in a manner which completely covers the number/letter inside the bubble.

  • Only one bubble per question should be darkened. If more than one answer bubble is marked for a question, that answer will be considered incorrect.

  • Candidates should take care not to make any stray marks anywhere on the OMR Answer Sheet. All rough work should only be done on the Question Booklet and not on the Answer Sheet.

  • Candidates should mark their answer in the correct answer number corresponding to the question in the Test Booklet.

  • Should there be more answer bubbles on the DU LLM Answer Sheet as compared to the DU LLM Question Paper, candidates should leave them blank.

All candidates aspiring for admissions to the Two Year LLM Course offered by the University of Delhi are recommended to go through the DU LLM 2017 Exam Pattern and Syllabus to enhance their preparations for the DU LLM 2017 Entrance Examination.


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