PU LLB Syllabus 2020
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PU LLB Syllabus 2020 - Punjab University prescribed PU LLB 2020 syllabus for the entrance test conduct for admissions to its 3-year LLB course. The syllabus of PU LLB 2020 is designed to test candidates’ ability to understand the intricacies of the law subjects, legal aptitude along with general awareness, English, etc. PU LLB syllabus 2020 holds much importance for the candidates going to appear in PU LLB entrance test as the syllabus of PU LLB 2020 will form the basis for working out a preparation plan. Moreover, with the help of PU LLB syllabus 2020 candidates will also get to know what book-list they need to refer to cover all the topics. To know more about the detailed PU LLB syllabus 2020 along with subject-wise marks distribution, exam pattern, etc, read the complete article.

PU LLB 2020 will be conducted tentatively in the fourth week of June 2020. Candidates will have to apply online to appear in the entrance test which will be conducted in offline mode with question booklets and OMR sheets.

PU LLB 2020 Syllabus

Candidates will have to study subjects like legal aptitude, Reasoning, Current affairs, General knowledge, English etc while preparing for PU LLB 2020. Every topic/subject will carry some fixed weightage, the details of which are explained below.

PU LLB Syllabus 2020 - Subject wise marks distribution


Number of questions

Marks (Weightage)

Current Affairs and General Knowledge



Legal Aptitude



Reasoning Ability and English



PU LLB Syllabus 2020 - Explained

The university generally, provides a broad, subject-oriented syllabus of PU LLB entrance exam, candidates will have to study the topics form within the subjects. On the basis of previous years’ papers, an indicative syllabus is provided here.

Legal Aptitude - This section will include questions from the Indian Constitution, Indian polity, Law of Contracts, Law of Torts, Criminal Law, CrPc, Penal Code, International laws of major multilateral bodies like UN, WTO etc. Questions are framed in both factual and preposition-fact patterns.

Current Affairs - Questions in this section are asked from current events of national and international importance with special focus on legal aspects, New appointments, achievements, sports, Awards and honours etc.

General Knowledge - Candidates will be asked questions related to general awareness such as History, Environment, Polity, General Science etc of up to class - 12th level.

Reasoning and English - Questions in English section are generally asked from general English which include topics like grammar, Antonyms-Synonyms, vocabulary, idioms and phrases, sentence correction, fill in the blanks etc.

In Reasoning section, candidates will be asked questions from Puzzle, Sets, Number-series, Logical patterns, blood relations etc.

PU LLB Syllabus 2020 - Recommended books



CLAT and LLB Entrance Examination Study Package

A. P. Bhardwaj

Model Test Papers for CLAT & LLB

A. P. Bhardwaj

Self Study Guide LLB Entrance Examination

Arihant Publication

The Pearson Guide to the LLB Entrance Exam


PU LLB Syllabus 2020 - Exam pattern

The university has prescribed an exam pattern which intimates about the details related to the conduct of exam. Along with the syllabus, the candidate must be aware of PU LLB exam pattern 2020 for a more effective and targeted preparation, the entrance test of PU LLB 2020 will be conducted in offline mode, with the question paper consisting of 100 MCQs, the details are given below.

PU LLB Exam pattern 2020

Exam mode

Offline, OMR sheet based


90 minutes


English, Hindi and Punjabi

Type of questions

Objective type

Number of questions


Maximum marks


Marking scheme

1 mark for each correct answer

0.25 marks will be deducted for every incorrect answer

PU LLB 2020 Syllabus - Important preparation tips

  • At the first step, candidates must go read carefully the detailed syllabus and exam pattern provided here. Knowing syllabus and exam pattern will fix the outline for your preparation.

  • Make a study plan which will cover the entire syllabus well before the exam date of PU LLB 2020. Be consistent and stick with the preparation plan.

  • Make short notes for all the important topics and do regular revision.

  • Attempt mock tests to give a better shape to your preparation and analyze the outcome of the mock test. This will help you in identifying your weaknesses so you can work on them.

Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - PU LLB Syllabus 2020

Question: How many questions will be asked in the legal aptitude of PU LLB 2020?


There will be a total of 40 questions from the legal aptitude each carrying 1 mark.

Question: How can I use the PU LLB syllabus 2020 for my preparation?


Refer to the syllabus for your preparation, as the syllabus of PU LLB 2020 covers all the topics from where questions will be asked in the exam. You can also get to know about the important topics related to the exam.

Question: What marking scheme will be followed in PU LLB 2020?


1 mark will be given for each correct answer while 0.25 marks will be deducted for each incorrect answer.

Question: Does qualifying the entrance test of PU LLB 2020 secures me a seat in Punjab University?


No, admissions in 3-year LLB course of PU LLB is offered on the basis of merit list which is prepared after considering candidate’s performance in both entrance test and qualifying exam.

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how I get previous question paper of Pu ba.llb entrance exam?

Aditya kumar Student Expert 3rd Jan, 2020
Hi Arshjot

You can get PU LLB previous year question papers and sample papers by visiting our page for which link is provided below :-


These papers will help you to understand the types of questions which are asked in exam, you will understand the important topics which are covered in the exam by practising the sample papers of pu llb entrance exam
Good luck for your examination , prepare well


what was the cut off for the BALLB 2019 in general category? plz its urgent ?

harshita Tripathi 25th Dec, 2019
Please specify the college you are talking about for us to help you better. There are a lot of colleges offering BA LLB course throughout the country with different criterion of admission. Please specify college for the same

from where should we get sample paper for PU B.A. llb entrance exam

Shudhanshu Gupta Student Expert 10th Nov, 2019
For PU BA LLB entrance exam previous year question paper either you can go with the official website or can go with the link which I am providing you below where you will have previous year question paper of pu BA LLB entrance exam and along with you will have some important information about this exam also:
Best of luck.

from where should we get sample paper for PU B.A. llb entrance exam

Shudhanshu Gupta Student Expert 10th Nov, 2019
For BA LLB entrance exam of pu if you want to have previous year question paper so I will suggest you to go with the official website and another is that you can go with the link which I am providing you below where you will see previous year sample papers of BA LLB entrance exam of pu and you will also have some important details about this exam:
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books list for PU BA LLB entrance exams

Payal 9th Nov, 2019

Hii dear

let me clear your doubt.

For preparation of pu ba llb entrance exam you can refer the Universal guide to CLAT and LLB’ book which will cover almost all the syllabus of PU BA LLB 2020.

And for current affairs read newspaper daily

For more details you can visit the site


I hope my answer will be helpful for you

Good luck

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