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.

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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

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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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hello, sir/mam Aligarh Muslim Univeristy criteria of is 55% Agreegate marks in English, Accounts and 2 other subject. So, they calculate best 4 subjects.

Sharon Rose Student Expert 29th Mar, 2020
The aggregate is calculated among 4 subjects where English and Accounts are mandatory subjects and you can choose two any among the following subjects Economics, Business Studies, Mathematics/Statistics, Commerce, Entrepreneurship, Business Organisation and Banking whichever is highest.The overall percentage should be 55% or above.

Where will I get AMUEEE previous year question papers for BSc honours program?

Manisha Gupta Expert 25th Mar, 2020

Hello Aspirant,

It's difficult to provide you the previous year papers as officially it is not available however you can check the further information to go through with the given below link.

Good Luck!


what is date of amu admit cards for class 11th?

Smrity 20th Mar, 2020


The Admit card of AMU will be available from 2nd week of May so kindly wait for it, it will probably be available by 10th May,2020.

For more details about the Admit card availability and other details keep visiting the link below and stay updated:

All the Best!


date of 11th class entrance examination in amu?

Nikhitha Sai 20th Mar, 2020

Hello student, Amu  aligarh Muslim university conducts entrance exam for certain schools that comes under it.

The date of entrance examination in amu is on 29th March 2020.

But due to the situations right now, we might not know if the exam would be conducted on the same date shall be postponed.

but the date released in initial is that


Am i eligible for admission into amu having 55% in pcm and 60% in aggregate of total

Pompi 17th Mar, 2020
Hello Amman!

Keeping in view the last year's eligibility criteria, if you have passed your class 12th exams with 55% in PCM and 60% as your aggregate %, then YES, you are eligible for the AMU entrance exam as the minimum qualifying percentage is 50%.

The cutoff ranks for AMU entrance exam 2019 were as follows :

B.Sc Hons. (Science and Life Science)

Boys: 1-310
Girls: 311 - 620

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I hope this answer helps you.

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