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Low Rank/Score in CLAT? Check Here List of Law Colleges for Admission in India

Low Rank/Score in CLAT? Check Here List of Law Colleges for Admission in India

Edited By Team Careers360 | Updated on Dec 12, 2023 10:36 AM IST | #CLAT

The CLAT 2024 result has been announced on December 10, 2023. As per the the CLAT 2024 exam analysis, a good score in CLAT should be between 80-90+ for top NLUs. However, candidate with a low score in CLAT 2024 can also get admission in law programmes. This is because other than the 23 participating NLUs, there are also several private colleges participating in CLAT 2024. In these colleges, the chances of admission with a low score in CLAT is higher than in the case of top NLUs. Candidates can also consider appearing for other top law entrance exams in India, if they have a low score in CLAT 2024 .

Through the Common Law Admission Test candidates can get admissions into 3-year LLB, 5-year LLB, and LLM programmes of affiliate colleges. The list of affiliate colleges in CLAT 2024 includes well known names such as NMIMS, UPES Dehradun, BITS Law School, Mumbai, and NIRMA University. CLAT 2024 was conducted on December 3, 2023 in offline mode.

About CLAT (Common Law Admission Test)

The CLAT exam is conducted once in a year in the month of December in offline. At present there are around 131 CLAT exam centres across the country. Close to 52000 candidates are expected to have appeared for CLAT 2024. The number of candidates and the reputation of the participating NLUs, makes this law entrance exam, one of the most competitive exams in the country.

UPES Integrated LLB Admissions 2024

Ranked #21 amongst Institutions in India by NIRF | Ranked #9 in India by QS University Rankings 2023 | Last Date to Apply: 27th June

Jindal Global Law School Admissions 2024

Ranked #1 Law School in India & South Asia by QS- World University Rankings | Merit cum means scholarships

The CLAT 2024 question paper was designed as per the revised CLAT exam pattern. There were 120 questions divided across five sections. The paper was for 120 marks, with each correct answer carrying one mark, and a negative marking of 0.25 marks for every wrong answer. The question paper is set in English language.

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The CLAT 2024 syllabus tests the candidates in five sections namely - english, current affairs, legal reasoning, logical reasoning, and maths. There is no qualifying marks in CLAT. However, a low score in CLAT can make it difficult to get into NLUs. The CLAT 2024 cut off for top NLUs such as NLSIU Bengaluru, NALSAR Hyderabad and WBNUJS Kolkata is expected to be more than 90 marks this year, as pointed out in in the analysis of CLAT 2024 by experts .

Law colleges in India accepting low CLAT Scores (Eligibility Criteria)

Several Non-NLUs colleges in India accept low CLAT scores. The eligibility criteria may differ from one college to another. However, in general the following eligibility criteria is followed:

  • 5-year LLB: A pass in 10+2 or equivalent with a minimum percentage of 40/45%. There is no age limit.

  • 3-year LLB: Graduation in any stream with a minimum 45/50%. There is no age bar.

  • LLM: A law degree in 3-year LLB or 5-year LLB with a minimum 50%

Amity University, Noida Law Admissions 2024

Admissions open for B.A. LL.B (Hons) , B.A. LL.B , BBA LL.B.(Hons) , B.Com.LL.B. (Hons.)

ICFAI-LAW School BA-LLB / BBA-LLB Admissions 2024

Ranked 1 st among Top Law Schools of super Excellence in India - GHRDC | NAAC A+ Accredited

List of Law colleges in India accepting low CLAT score

As the results are out, it may have created a sense of disappointment in few students. Such candidates may have obtained a low score in CLAT or failed to meet their expectations. There are still options available to candidates. Here is the list of top law colleges in India that offer admission to candidates with low CLAT scores and allow them to pursue their undergraduate degree in law: -

Name of CollegeCoursesFees


BA LLB (Hons.)

BBA LLB (Hons.)




Alliance School of Law, Bangalore





PhD in Law

BA LLB Hons - Rs. 3L pa

BBA LLB Hons - Rs. 3L pa

LLB - Rs. 3L pa

LLM - Rs.3 L pa

PhD in Law - Rs.1L pa

Presidency University, Bangalore



B.Com LLB Hons

LLM (Intellectual Property Rights)

LLM (Technology Law)


Institute of Law, Nirma University, Ahmedabad

BA LLB (Hons.)
B.Com LLB (Hons.)
BA LLB (Hons.) - Rs. 15.41L
B.Com LLB (Hons.) - Rs. 15.41 L

UPES Dehradun


B.Com LLB Hons





BA LLB - 1.75L pa

B.Com LLB Hons - Rs.1.67L pa

BBA LLB Hons - Rs. 1.67L pa

LLB - Rs.1.90L pa

LLM - 1.30L pa

PhD - Rs.1L per semester

BITS School of LAW



BA LLB Hons - Rs.6.75L pa

BBA LLB Hons - Rs.6.75L pa

BML Munjal University





BA LLB Hons - Rs.3.15L pa

BBA LLB Hons - Rs.3.15L pa

LLB - Rs.2.5L pa

PhD - Tuition Fees 62500 per semester

GD Goenka University



B.Com LLB Hons

LLB Hons


BA LLB Hons - Rs.2.15 L pa

BBA LLB Hons - Rs. 2.15 L pa

B.Com LLB Hons - Rs.1.65 L pa

LLB Hons - Rs.1.10 L pa

LLM - Rs. 1.65 L pa

Top locations with colleges accepting CLAT Score

Several Indian colleges use CLAT results to determine law admission. The table given below describes the colleges accepting CLAT scores in prominent cities in India.

Citywise List of Colleges Accepting CLAT Scores

Law colleges in India accepting low CLAT Scores (Admission Procedure)

A valid CLAT score helps the students to get admissions to good colleges. Here are some important points to be kept in mind as far as the admission process of colleges accepting low CLAT scores is concerned.

  • Admissions in NLUs is done through a centralised CLAT counselling process. However, for other colleges accepting low CLAT scores, candidates must individually apply to the colleges.
  • They must also ensure that they fulfil the eligibility criteria prescribed by the college authorities.
  • Candidates should verify details such as their affiliation, fee structure, placements and more.
  • CLAT 2024 admit card and score card will be needed for the admission process. Candidates must ensure they a copy of these documents besides other documents such as qualification certificates and reservation certificates (if applicable).

Law Specialisations

The most popular law specializations that the students opt for are criminal law, civil law, corporate law, Tax Law, and IP Law. It is a well-known degree among students. Other specialisations are shown in the table below.

Popular Law Examinations

Besides, CLAT, candidates should can look at some other law entrance exams. Some are state level exams, while some are national level exams to get admission in law programmes of participating colleges. The most common Law admissions exams that students are required to take are listed below:

Other Law Entrance Exams

Frequently Asked Question (FAQs)

1. After passing CLAT, what law programs are available?

CLAT is for both undergraduate and graduate students. CLAT UG is required for admission to five-year integrated legal programs, while CLAT PG is necessary for LLM admissions.

2. Is there a minimum age requirement to take CLAT 2024?

No, there is no upper age limit for taking the CLAT exam.

3. What will CLAT 2024's exam mode be?

CLAT 2024 will be held in offline mode.

4. After passing CLAT 2024, in which colleges can I get admission?

There are 23 NLUs that only accept CLAT scores as a criterion for admission. In addition to NLUs, CLAT scores are accepted by more than sixty law schools.

5. Which is the best law college of India accepting CLAT scores?

NLSIU Bangalore is the best law college of India accepting CLAT scores.


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Questions related to CLAT

Have a question related to CLAT ?

Hello aspirant,

Yes, you can definitely give clat exam in 2026 as according to the guidelines a student passed or appearing in class 12 th can give clat exam. So you are definitely eligible for clat in 2026.

I wish you all the best for your future journey.

Work hard!

Thank you

Hope this information helps you.


Yes, you are eligible for CLAT exam if you have cleared your class 12 examination from a recognized board with minimum of 45% marks. For SC/ST category students, only 40% aggregate score is required to be eligible for this exam. In addition, students who are currently in their class 12 and are due to pass out in 2025 are also eligible to apply.

For more information, please visit the website by clicking on the link given below:

Hope this information will help you. Best wishes ahead!


To prepare for the CLAT exam:

1. Focus on Legal Aptitude, English Language, Logical Reasoning, General Knowledge, Quantitative Techniques, and Legal Reasoning.

2. Practice solving mock tests and previous papers.

3. Stay updated with current affairs and legal developments.

Hope this helps,

Thank you

Hii There,

Yes, after completing a B.Sc. degree from any recognized university, you are eligible to apply for the Common Law Admission Test (CLAT) for admission to various National Law Universities (NLUs) in India for their integrated LLB programs. You can also pursue a traditional LLB program (3-year) from any university that offers it, provided you meet their specific eligibility criteria. It's important to check the individual university's or college's eligibility requirements for their LLB program.

I hope this answers your question.


Hello aspirant,

Hope you are doing great.

As per your question, NO you are not eligible to give CLAT exam this year. Because the eligibility criteria for the CLAT exam provides that, you need to complete your 12th grade and during the filling of application form for the CLAT, you need to put your marks, and without completing 12th you cannot get your marks.

Hope this helps!

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125 toffees cost Rs. 75, Find the cost of one million toffees if there is a discount of 40% on the selling price for this quantity.


Option: 1


Option: 2

Rs. 3,20,000

Option: 3


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14. Find the present value (in Rs.) of Rs.3000 due after 5 years at 10% p.a. simple interest.

Option: 1


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24. Raju took a loan at 8% per annum simple interest for a period of 5 years. At the end of five years he paid Rs.10640 to clear his loan. How much loan did he take?

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'A' carelessly left an iron pole across a public road 300 m from that spot was a traffic signal indicating speed limit to be 20 kmph. B, riding a scooter at 80 kmph, noticed the protrusion from a distance, but still could not avoid it, collided with the pole and was injured. In an action by B against A.

Option: 1

B will lose as he was driving very fast

Option: 2

B will lose for some other reasons

Option: 3

B will succeed, because A was careless

Option: 4

B will succeed, because A could have avoided the mishap by putting up a warning

'A' was having a get together with his old friends and on his friend's suggestions, he consumed some alcohol. On his way back to home at night, 'A' heard some footsteps and turning back, he imagined he saw a figure moving towards him with a spear. In fact, it was only a man, 'B' with an umbrella, who was telling 'A' to walk carefully since 'A' appeared to be unsteady. However, 'A' proceeded to attack 'B' with an iron rod leading to grave injuries to 'B'. Is 'A' guilty of causing grievous hurt to 'B'?

Option: 1

No, 'A' is not guilty because in his intoxicated state, the umbrella appeared a spear to him and he exercised his right of private defence.

Option: 2

No, 'A' is not guilty because 'B' could have attacked 'A' with his umbrella

Option: 3

No, 'A' is not guilty because he was intoxicated on the suggestions of his friends and was incapable of knowing that he was savagely attacking a man, who was carrying only an umbrella

Option: 4

Yes, 'A' is guilty because he got intoxicated voluntarily and under the effect of this voluntary intoxication, he attacked and caused grievous injuries to 'B' who posed no threat to him in fart

'A"s cattle was being regularly stolen and 'A' was unable to apprehend the thief. One night, 'A' finally manages to catch 'B' untying his cow from the cowshed under the cover of darkness. 'A' slowly crept up to 'B' and slashed his neck with a sickle leading to the death of 'B' Is 'A' guilty of the offence of culpable homicide?

Option: 1

No, 'A' was only exercising his right of private defence of property

Option: 2

No, 'B' continued stealing of his cattle would have rendered his business inoperable

Option: 3

Yes, 'A' had no reasonable apprehension that 'A' could suffer any grievous hurt if he did not kill 'B'

Option: 4

Yes, 'A' should have first challenged 'B' to surrender before taking any steps to cause 'B's death

A, a 15 year old girl, having been rebuked by her mother leaves her house. At railway station she met the accused who takes her to his house. He provides her clothes, money and ornaments at his house and has sexual intercourse with the girl with her consent. What offence has been committed?

Option: 1

The mother is accused of maltreatment.

Option: 2

The accused is guilty of rape.  

Option: 3

The accused is not guilty.

Option: 4

None of the above.

A, a 15 year old girl, left her mother’s house and joined the accused because her mother has turned down the proposal of her marriage with the accused on the ground that she was too young. While she was with the accused he had sexual intercourse with her against her will. What offence has been committed?

Option: 1 None

Option: 2 None

Option: 3 None

Option: 4 None

A, a chain snatcher, forcibly pulled the ear rings from the ears of an old lady. Both the ear lobes were torn and the old lady suffered pain and suffering for over three weeks. For what offence can A be prosecuted? What offence have been committed?

Option: 1

He is guilty of theft.

Option: 2

A is guilty of voluntarily causing ‘grievous hurt’.

Option: 3

He is guilty of rash and negligent.

Option: 4

None of the above.

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