NLU Cutoff

NLU Cut off
NLU Cutoff
– National Law University (NLU) Cut off is minimum marks required to get shortlisted for admissions into one of the 21 NLUs across India. Law aspirants like you must be aware of the prestige in getting an NLU seat. But getting shortlisted for an NLU seat depends on whether the candidate meets the admission cut off marks for the National Law University. The cut-off of NLUs is also considered as the maximum rank till which admissions are permitted. NLU cut off is determined by their respective examination bodies. NLU cutoffs are based on different parameters including the number of candidates appearing in the respective law entrance examinations, the examination competitiveness including seats offered in the NLUs. Further, the cutoff of NLUs is also determined by the previous years’ trends. Candidates can also find the NLU cut offs of previous years for each of the offered programmes. The NLU cut offs will also mention cut off marks as well as cut off ranks for different rounds of NLU admissions.

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Why NLU cutoff?


NLU Cut off is the method of elimination. With ever-increasing competition amongst the law aspirants, the National Law Universities (NLUs) intend to shortlist the candidates based on marks. This is why NLU cutoffs are needed. Each NLU has its own admission cutoff based on which they prepare a merit list of candidates qualifying the cutoff for the NLU.


How is NLU cutoff calculated?


The cutoff for NLU admissions is calculated by the examination committee. The determining factors for NLU cut off are the number of candidates appearing in the law exam, the difficulty level of the examination, number of seats in the law college and the previous year’s cut off trend.

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The NLU cut off, somewhat, is also affected by the choice of NLUs and programmes as filled by the candidate during the admission or application process.


Take for reference, if any candidate prefers ‘Z’ programme in ‘Y’ college and his/ her corresponding marks is ‘X’ among the others ‘W’ applicants for the programme in the college. Then depending on the seats offered in the college for the programme, the college admission committee will set a benchmark score (or rank, as the case may be). This score is regarded as cut off marks for the NLU. Those candidates scoring more than the set cut off marks (or the cut off rank as per the case) will be given admissions in the National Law University.


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National Law University– The autonomous law school

National Law Universities or NLUs as commonly known are the autonomous law schools of national importance offering admissions to undergraduate and postgraduate law programmes in India. As of now, there are a total of 21 NLUs including three in the state of Maharashtra. Inclusively, they offer admissions to around 2600 undergraduate seats and around 7000 postgraduate.


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