IPU CET Law 2018: Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University (GGSIPU) will conduct the IPU CET law 2018 for admissions to its law programmes on May 19, 2018. The common entrance test for LLB (IPU CET Law) will be conducted in offline mode. The university offers admissions to five-year integrated law programmes including BA LLB and BBA LLB. The UG law programmes are offered in as many as eight colleges affiliated to GGSIPU. Candidates interested in pursuing the five-year law programmes from the university will need to apply on February 19, 2018, for IPU CET Law 2018. Once the candidates have appeared for the GGSIPU administered law entrance examination, a merit list will be published after the results have been announced for IPU CET Law 2018 admissions. This article on IPU CET Law 2018 briefs you on various aspects of Indraprastha University Common Entrance Test for Law including important dates, eligibility criteria, application form, admit card, result, merit list, result and counselling process.
Candidates may also note that the facts and figures mentioned in this articles of IPU CET Law 2018 including seats and number of participating colleges are as per the data of previous year. The same will be revised as and when the official brochure of IPU CET Law 2018 is announced.
Aspirants can go through the below-mentioned exam information of IPU CET Law 2018 to have an overview before they apply or appear for LLB admissions in the university.
IPU CET Law 2018: Exam profile
Name of examination: Indraprastha University Common Entrance Test for law admissions
Abbreviated name: IPU CET Law
Type of exam: Undergraduate
Level of exam: National
Mode of exam: Offline
Duration of exam: 2 hours and 30 minutes
Exam time: 10:30am to 1:00pm
Conducting authority: Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University (GGSIPU)
Courses offered: BA LLB and BBA LLB
Total number of participating institutes: 8
Total seats offered: 1700 BA LLB and 660 BBA LLB
Number of test takers: 12000 (approximately)
IPU CET Law 2018 Admission Process
Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University offers admissions to its only two undergraduate law programmes through IPU CET Law 2018. The notification of IPU CET Law 2017 begins the admission process exam, followed by the application process, issue of admit card, conduct of exam and declaration of result. Once the result of IPU CET Law 2018 is declared, candidates will be invited for the counselling process which will be based on the merit secured by them. The counselling will be held online where candidates will be required to register for the process and choose their preferred college. The university admission council then allots seat to candidates based on their marks and preferred choice. Once the seat is allotted, the candidate will have to submit the fees to confirm the seat. The entire admission process of IPU CET Law 2018 ends in the month of August with the commencement of classes.
GGSIPU has announced some of the important dates of the IPU CET Law 2018. These important dates make an important exam calendar to follow so as not to miss any important exam event. Applicants can find the important exam dates to remember in the table below. The application forms of IPU CET Law 2018 will be released on February 19, 2018.
IPU CET Law 2018 Exam Calendar
IPU CET Law 2018 notification
February 6, 2018
IPU CET Law 2018 application begins
February 19, 2018
IPU CET Law 2018 application ends
May 1, 2018
Issue of IPU CET Law 2018 admit card
Second week of May 2018*
IPU CET Law 2018 exam
May 19, 2018
IPU CET Law 2018 result
May 31, 2018
*Tentative dates. Will be updated as soon as the official notification is released
The minimum academic qualification required to apply and get admission into the law programmes of IP university is the eligibility criteria for IPU CET Law. Applicants must read the IPU CET Law 2018 eligibility criteria before beginning to fill the application form. The IPU CET Law eligibility criteria mention that a candidate needs to have passed 10+2 board examination from a recognised institution with English as a compulsory subject. The minimum marks required is 50% in the aggregate of the subjects studied in the 12th board examination. Aspirants must note that according to the order passed by High Court, there is no age limit for appearing for any law entrance exam. Thus, interested candidates of any age can apply for IPU CET Law 2018.
Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University has announced application form of IPU CET Law on February 19, 2018. Candidates interested in appearing for IPU CET Law 2018 need to fill the IPUCET Law 2018 application form in online mode. Candidates will have to register online by providing personal details including their name, date of birth, email id and mobile number before begin to fill the IPU CET Law application form. The candidates will also need to remit an application fee of Rs.1000 in online mode for IPU CET Law 2018. The application form of IPUCET Law 2018 complete in all respect should be submitted before the last date, i.e., April 10, 2018. Any request from the candidates regarding submission of IPU CET Law application form 2018 submission after the last date will be entertained under any circumstances.
Indraprastha University will issue the admit card of IPU CET Law 2018 in the second week of May 2018 in online mode. Once released, the applicants can download the admit card of IPU CET 2018 from the website after entering their user id and password. The IPU CET BBA LLB 2018 admit card is the hall ticket to sit for the IPU CET Law 2018. Candidates who reach the examination centre without the admit card of IPU CET Law 2018 admit card and a valid id proof will not be allowed to sit for the examination. Admit Card of IPU CET BA LLB 2017 mentions examination as well as candidature details including exam roll number, centre address, timing and name beside other printed instructions.
IP University will conduct the IPU CET Law 2018 on May 19, 2018, at various exam centres. The IPU LLB entrance examination will be held offline or in paper pen mode where candidates will be required to answer as many as 150 questions carrying four marks each. The time allotted to finish the test will be 150 minutes or 2 hours and 20 minutes. IPU CET Law 2018 will begin the university level LLB entrance exam at 10:30 am. GGSIPU follows a negative marking policy under which every wrong answer will lead to deduction of one mark from the total scored marks. Applicants must remember that they will be required to answer a question with only one option among those given. Questions responded with more than one answer option will attract negative marking.
Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University will announce the result of IPU CET Law 2018 on May 31, 2018, along with issuing merit list and scorecards of common entrance test for undergraduate law admissions. IPU CET Law 2018 result will mention the qualifying status in the university level LLB entrance exam. The IPU CET LLB 2018 results will include name, roll number and exam qualifying status and candidates can check their All India Rank through the merit list and scores of the exam through IPU CET LLB scorecard.
GGSIPU will announce the cut off for IPU CET Law 2018 after the announcement of results. IPU CET Law 2018 cut off score will be considered the minimum score to qualify for admissions to the undergraduate law programmes offered by the university colleges. Candidates need to note that the IPU CET law cut off for each of the offered programmes will vary for different colleges affiliated to GGSIPU. The cut off rank of IPU CET Law programmes will also be different for each round of admissions. IPU CET Law 2018 cut off will depend on four elements which are:
Total number of appearing candidates,
Maximum scored marks,
Minimum scored marks and
Previous year cut off trends.
The IPU CET LLB cut off of last year for few colleges for the five-year integrated programmes is given below:
IPU CET Law Cutoff
GGSIPU colleges offering UG law programmes
IPU CET Law Cut off*
*This specifies the cut off rank of General category candidates for the first round of BA LLB admissions
Admissions to the only undergraduate law programmes offered by the university namely BA LLB and BBA LLB in various IP affiliated law colleges will be done through counselling of IPU CET Law 2018 which will begin in the month of June 2018. The university will organise an online IPU CET Law 2018 counselling for offering seats to the shortlisted candidates based on their marks scored in IPU CET Law 2018. Further, the IPU CET Law counselling will be carried on inter-se-merit as prepared by the university during result declaration. IPU CET Law 2018 counselling process involves various steps including online registration for participating in admission counselling, choice locking of seats, fee submission and document verification. The candidates will need to report in person at the allotted college for seeking admissions in the LLB programmes on a specified date. The counselling of IPU CET Law 2018 may be organised for as many as three rounds excluding a spot round counselling.