How to prepare for LAT 2020
How to prepare for LAT 2020 - Allahabad Unversity’s LLB admission test is conducted in offline mode and admissions are offered in a 3-year LLB course offered by the university and other affiliated colleges. For admissions, candidates need to clear LAT 2020 which revolves around the subjects like general knowledge, current affairs, legal aptitude, comprehension etc. The AU LAT, being a popular law entrance exam attracts great competition, thus for clearing the exam, LAT preparation becomes very important. The article, ‘How to prepare for LAT 2020’ provides a guide for the preparation while covering different aspects of the exam. Read the complete article to know how to prepare for LAT 2020 and other important instructions.
How to crack LAT 2020? - Tips and Tricks
There are a few things that the candidates must know before taking a start, these are. -
What to read? - LAT syllabus
The exam pattern - To understand the test modalities
Books and marking scheme
How to prepare for LAT 2020 - What to read?
The first step toward the preparation is knowing what to read. Allahabad University has provided the syllabus for the candidates going to appear in the entrance test. Questions will be asked from the LAT syllabus 2020 and it includes the following subjects.
LAT syllabus 2020
General awareness and current affairs
Mental ability and legal aptitude
LAT preparation - The exam pattern
Knowing about the exam pattern of LAT is very important as it includes important information related to the test structure, marking scheme and others. In case of LAT 2020, the exam will be an offline pen and paper based test mode and 150 questions will be asked to the candidates. For each correct answer 2 marks will be given and as part of negative marking, 0.25 marks will be deducted for each incorrectly answered question.
How to prepare for LAT 2020 - Important books and study material
The 3-year LLB entrance test is a graduate level entrance test and candidates will be tested only at the graduation level, thus it is important to have the standard books for preparation. The following book list may help the candidates in streamlining their preparation.
LAT 2020 important books
Books to be read
Read the graduation level books for law
Lucent General knowledge and online study material
Daily newspaper and monthly magazines such as GK Today, Pratiyogita Darpan etc.
Newspaper and grammar books like Wren and Martin
R S Agarawal
How to prepare for LAT 2020 - Tips and Tricks
The preparation of LAT should be planned considering the time left for the exam. Candidates should also ensure that they cover the syllabus within the remaining period and save some time for revision and mock tests. Below are some of the important preparation tips that will be helpful in cracking the LAT 2020.
Make a study time table
To crack the LAT 2020, it is very important to have a study plan for each day. Candidates should make sure that they cover a few topics of all subjects, each day during the preparation. At the end of the day, attempt one mock test and analyse the outcome.
Read daily newspaper
The current affairs section, unlike other sections, is a very dynamic part. Thus, preparing for current affairs will require daily newspaper reading. The newspaper covers all the important events of national and international importance, candidates should write such events in the form of short notes. In addition, candidates should also read monthly current affairs magazines.
This section will have questions from subjects like Constitutional law, Jurisdiction, Criminal law, Law of Contracts, Law of Torts etc. Candidates should read the graduation level books to cover the topics. While preparing for the exam, candidates should also make the short notes and revise them at regular intervals.
LAT 2020 preparation by solving the mock tests
Suggested by several toppers in the past, LAT mock tests are increasingly becoming effective for the preparation. Candidates should solve at least one mock test each day. After solving the mocks, it is very important that candidates analyse the outcomes. Thus, the mock test provides a reality check of the preparation. Candidates should identify the weak points and work on them to make their preparation better and more effective.
How to prepare for LAT 2020 - Fast facts
The entrance test will be conducted in pen and paper based test mode and OMR sheets will be given to the candidates.
Mock tests are considered one of the best ways for preparation a few weeks before the exam.
Candidates should ensure that they read a good daily such as The Hindu, The Indian Express, The Hindustan Times etc.
There will be a total of 150 questions, each carrying 2 marks.
Avoid negative marking, it may affect the performance of the candidate negatively.
Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - How to prepare for LAT 2020
Question: When will the LAT 2020 be conducted?
The entrance test of LAT will be conducted tentatively in the third week of May 2020.
Question: What marking scheme is followed during AU LAT?
Two marks are given for each correct answer while 0.25 marks are deducted for each incorrect answer.
Question: How are solving mock tests beneficial for LAT preparation?
By solving the mock tests, candidates will be aware of their weaknesses and will be able to work on them. Moreover, the mock tests will also help in getting accustomed to the exam atmosphere and its time limits.
Questions related to LAT
LLB course fee in allahabad univeristy
If you are talking about the LLB ( Hons ) courses then let me tell you that the fees for this course at allahabad university is INR 1,224 per year. This makes up to INR 4000 for three years course.
But, if you sk about B.A + LLB course at Allahabad University, then the fees is INR 37,000 for the first year. Total goes to 1,75,000 for five years course.
Hope this helps.
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what are the preparation tips for SLAT ( symbiosis law admission test) and which books do you suggest for this particular exam? Also, is there any crash course available in mumbai for SLAT preparations?
Symbiosis has a very good reputation in the country and many students wants to take admission in it by SLAT. Let's look at the syllabus first:
General Knowledge: 30
Logical Reasoning: 30
Analytical Reasoning: 30
Legal Reasoning: 30
Reading Comprehension: 30
Total : 150
The exam patter is: Paper type is MCQ. There are 150 questions one marks each, one minute for each question and no negative marking.
Now, if we look at some of the important books for SLAT:
Analytical reasoning - MK Pandey
Legal Awareness and Legal reasoning - AP Bhardwaj
Word power Made easy - NormalLewis
Modern Approach to Verbal And Non-Verbal Reasoning - RS Aggarwal
Simple Compound and Complex Sentences - Manik Joshi
Current Affairs - Arihant experts
Quick General Knowledge - Disha Experts
Wileys Exam Expert – legal Awareness - Amandeep Rajgotra
Self Study Guide For LLB Entrance Exam - Arihant expert
Some tips for the preparation:
1. For the Written Ability Test (WAT) it is bit easy as the students will be given list of topics and they simply have to write essay on it.
2. Start preparing for the PI after the exam.
3. SLAT doesn't has that level of time bound so read the questions properly and answer (you can cover the course in less time).
4. For GK, prepare the current affairs and International news and you will be good to go.
Yes, you can find online course/coaching as well as offline coaching for SLAT from various institutes.
is LAT exam paper is also in Hindi ???
LAT Examination is pen and paper based test. The duration of the exam is 2 hours.
Yes, the test language is Hindi as well. You can opt for English or Hindi as your test Language.
It's a multiple choice questions paper of 150 questions.
For other more details I request you to kindly check the following link
I hope this information helps you
All the best
new sample paper of clat......i want to get new sample paper of CLAT
hello dear student ,
I understand your query and as you have asked for the sample papers for class and so here I am attaching a link from where you can download the sample papers and also the previous year question papers and I hope this will be helpful for you.