How to prepare for AMU BA LLB 2020
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How to prepare for AMU BA LLB 2020 - Aligarh Muslim University will conduct AMU BA LLB 2020 entrance test, tentatively in the last week of May, 2020. The exam brings an opportunity for law aspirants to take admission to the 5 year integrated programme of law, BA LLB. When it comes to law education, AMU is considered as one of the best in India. And, with only 240 seats available in the participating institutes, there will definitely be a tough fight for AMU BA LLB.

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But, remember the sweetest victory always come from the toughest battle. To clear AMU BA LLB 2020, proper planning and preparation is a prerequisite for success and at times the law aspirants find it difficult to plan their preparation. So Careers360 is providing you tips on AMU BA LLB 2020 preparation that will help the candidate learn time management, improve problem solving skills and more. Read the complete article to unlock the tips.

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AMU BA LLB 2020 - How to start preparation?

The obvious question, “How to start the preparation?” has always grabbed a lot of attention of law aspirants. Not having a proper strategy is just like shooting in the dark with no or a very faint chance of getting success. For law aspirants, keeping things simple and moving step by step is an idea that works quite often. There are few things that the aspirants should be crystal clear about. These include AMU BA LL.B exam pattern, syllabus, preparation strategy and their commitment for daily study plan. Only after knowing these candidates should start their subject wise preparation.

AMU BA LLB Syllabus 2020

Knowing syllabus fixes the boundaries of your battle. Although, AMU releases the BA LLB syllabus in its official brochure, still, the official syllabus do not give much insight into the topics included in the broad syllabus of AMU BA LLB 2020. Careers360 has prepared a detailed syllabus on the basis of previous years’ papers of AMU BA LLB and it gives some clarity about the syllabus.

AMU BA LLB 2020 Syllabus




Grammar (Noun, Verbs, Adverbs, Prepositions, Modals etc), Antonyms and Synonyms, reading comprehension, vocabulary.

Current Affairs

Current affairs of past 5 to 6 months along with topics like legal issues, Sports, Appointments, and Awards.

General Knowledge

History, Political science and basic general knowledge with special reference to legal aspects.

Reasoning and aptitude

Critical reasoning, analogy, blood relations and series, Puzzle questions etc.

AMU BA LLB exam pattern 2020

The authorities have prescribed an exam pattern for BA LLB, which includes multiple choice questions and some short answer type questions. Knowing the exact exam pattern will help you in planning everything accordingly, like if there are multiple choice questions in the exam than one must practice the mock MCQ tests in order to check the accuracy of answers. The details of AMU BA LLB exam pattern 2020 are given below.

AMU BA LLB exam pattern

Exam mode


Exam duration

120 minutes



Total number of questions

85 (75 objective type questions and 10 short answer type questions)

Total marks


Marking Scheme

  • Objective type questions - 1 mark for each correct answer.

  • Short answer type questions - 2.5 marks for every correct answer

  • Negative marking - 0.25 marks will be deducted for every incorrect answer

Some important tips for preparing AMU BA LLB 2020

The secret of getting ahead is getting started!! - Sally Berger

AMU will conduct the entrance exam for BA LLB tentatively in the fourth week of May, 2020. You should start preparing for AMU BA LLB right from the moment you decided to pursue BA LL.B from AMU. Given that there are only 240 seats for BA LL.B, the race to AMU will be stiff like anything. Ideally one should start preparing around 7 - 8 months before the day of the exam. Candidates starting early are likely to find themselves in much better condition than the late beginners.

Targeted preparation with a study plan

A goal without a plan is just a wish! - The entire syllabus of AMU BA LLB is broad and a bit complex, so, targeted preparation ensures that candidates are focussing just on clearing the exam. The syllabus is divided into 4 subjects. Every subject requires a different strategy. Candidates must refer to the previous years’ papers of AMU BA LLB to get clarity about the wide ranging topics from where questions are framed.

Planning becomes indispensable in competitive exams like AMU BA LLB. And, it is very likely that everyone will have a different plan according to their suitability. What is important is to have a clear and practically possible plan and then adhering to it till the last moment.

Benefits of solving mock tests and previous years papers -

It is said that at times life is about second chances, but unfortunately in AMU BA LLB you cannot ask for a second chance. Better be ready to grab the opportunity in first chance only. Solving mock tests can help immensely in your preparation, so consider these as the random chances available for you and start solving mock tests and previous year papers to train yourself for the final battle.

  • Mock tests will give you a real exam experience thus keeping you ready for AMU BA LLB.

  • Solving previous years papers’ will tell about the level of difficulty, important topics and many other things.

  • Analyzing solved mock tests is very important, it provides a reality check of your preparation and also highlights the weak points of preparation.

Preparation tips for Current affairs

This section is probably the most dynamic one and questions will be asked with special reference to legal aspects. Reading news papers is an old school way of getting aware of current affairs and is considered the best way. Reading one good english news paper will boost your current affairs immensely. Apart from this, you should refer to any good monthly current affairs book for preparation .

You can read any one newspaper from the following list.

  • The Hindu

  • The Indian Express

  • The Hindustan Times

  • The telegraph

Books for general awareness

  • India Year book

  • Pratiyogita Darpan

  • Manorama Book

  • GKToday

Last minute tips and tricks for AMU BA LLB 2020

  • During the last few days, give your maximum time to revise whatever you have read so far. Without proper revision everything that you have read will go in vain and it will become a real herculean task to clear AMU BA LLB 2020.

  • Try to practice one previous year paper each day - In the last few days solving the previous year paper will make you accustomed to the exam pattern. You will also learn time management by solving these papers.

  • Don’t read anything new on the day of the exam because that may lead to the last minute confusion and fear, affecting your performance negatively.
    Feel free and and give your best in AMU BA LLB. Best wishes from careers360!!

Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - How to prepare for AMU BA LLB 2020

Question: Is it possible to clear AMU BA LLB 2020 without coaching?


Yes. it is definitely possible to crack the AMU BA LLB 2020 without coaching. Almost every AMU LLB material is available in the market and in online mode. Just follow a holistic  approach towards AMU BA LLB and plan your preparation smartly.

Question: How many seats are available in AMU BA LLB?


presently there are 240 seats in AMU BA LLB. AMU Aligarh has maximum 120 seats while, AMU Centre, Murshidabad and AMU Centre, Malappuram have 60 seats each.

Question: Is BBA LL.B programme available at AMU?


No, as of 2019, AMU have only BA LL.B programme along with some LLM programmes.

Question: Will there be any negative marking in AMU BA LLB 2020 entrance test?


Yes. there will be a negative marking of 0.25 for every incorrect answer.

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Is biotechnology is involved in bsc(hons)

Aditi Amrendra Student Expert 8th Nov, 2019

B.Sc. Biotechnology or Bachelor of Science in Biotechnology is an undergraduate Biotechnology course. Biotechnology is a field of applied biology that involves the use of living organisms and bioprocesses in engineering, technology, medicine and other fields requiring by-products. B.Sc. in Biotechnology is three year course and the syllabus for the course is also divided into three years.

B.Sc. Biotechnology Eligibility Criteria :
The candidates should complete their 10+2 or its equivalent exam in Science stream with Physics, Chemistry and Biology.
The marks of admission for this course may vary from college to college as there are many colleges/universities which conduct entrance exams plus interview and percentage of 12th class for the admission of students.

I hope this helps.

Amu entrance me bare me bataiye

_Abhishek_Vatsya Student Expert 31st Oct, 2019
ALIGARH MUSLIM UNIVERSITY will start the AMU2020 admission process with release of application form from first week of February.Intrested candidates can enroll themselves in various UG AND PG course offered by UNIVERSITY till last week of February..You can get syllabus of AMU B.Com Entrance EXAMINATION syllabus from below mention link.Application mode is online and EXAMINATION happens in pen and paper mode..
Visit below mention link to get syllabus for each stream:

Is M.A Education available in Muslim University Aligarh and whats fee for it #AMU

Devraj choudhary Student Expert 20th Oct, 2019


Yes, Alighar Muslim University offers many course for MA. Some of the subjects for MA in AMU are- economics, hindi, urdu,history, political science, arabic, sociology, english etc..

For all details on fees and courses check this link

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Can I choose to study in AMU college in Kerala

Aditi Amrendra Student Expert 18th Oct, 2019

Yes, you can.It is a good college and also one more advantage that you will get is that Malappuram district is far better than any place in India.
There are not many places in India which can meet up with the standard if the place.Its calm, quite, and beautiful environment rich and also good people all around.So, its a good place to study.

I hope this helps.

I have completed my, now I want to change my stream. I want to pursue MA psychology. Does Aligarh University allows me to change?

Aditi Amrendra Student Expert 16th Oct, 2019

Unfortunately no.
To be eligible for MA in psychology a Candidate must be completed B.A/B.Sc with at least 55% marks in aggregate in any recognized university.

I hope this helps.

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