TS PGLCET Exam Pattern 2017 – Kakatiya University, Warangal, set the exam pattern of TS PGLCET 2017 on behalf of TSCHE. The Telangana State Post Graduate Law Common Entrance Test 2017 was held on May 27 and will offer admissions to 580 seats across 13 law colleges of Telangana. Candidates who completed their graduation in law were eligible for TS PGLCET 2017. Knowing the exam pattern and syllabus of TS PGLCET 2017 would be extremely useful for the candidates as they could prepare in a thorough manner on the relevant topics. TS PGLCET 2017 would test candidates on their knowledge of jurisprudence, constitutional law, public international law and other important topics. Candidates can see here details on each of the topics that were covered in the TS PGLCET 2017 Syllabus, the total number of questions that were to be asked, the weightage per section and the total marks.
Why is TS PGLCET Exam Pattern 2017 important?
Given the competition for seats in the LL.M programmes offered by the state law colleges of Telangana, candidates who are familiar with the TS PGLCET Exam Pattern and TS PGLCET Syllabus would be better prepared as they would know in advance the relevant topics, time duration and structure of TS PGLCET 2017. The Exam Pattern of TS PGLCET 2017 gives important insights on what the candidates were to focus on in their preparations and which sections they were to consider as the most important in the TS PGLCET Syllabus.
Candidates can see below a detailed explanation on the TS PGLCET 2017 Exam Pattern-
Exam Mode- TS PGLCET 2017 was a pen and paper based exam held in offline mode on May 27.
Exam Duration- TS PGLCET 2017 time duration was of 90 minutes.
Question type- A total of 120 questions were to be asked. Each question was to be objective in nature and would have four multiple choice options. Candidates would have to shade the correct option in each question to get full marks.
Marking scheme- Each question in TS PGLCET 2017 will carry one mark. There will be no negative marking. Questions left blank or with the wrong answer will not be marked.
Exam Pattern of TS PGLCET 2017 - As per the exam pattern of the Telangana Post Graduate Law Entrance 2017, the 120 questions were divided into 2 main parts – A and B – with each part carrying a set number of questions and marks as seen in the table below.
TS PGLCET 2017 Exam Pattern
Number of Questions
Total questions per part
Total marks per part
Public International Law
Crimes and Torts
IPR and other laws
TS PGLCET Syllabus 2017– The syllabus of TS PGLCET 2017 will be as given in the table below.
TS PGLCET 2017 Syllabus
A (Carries more weightage and will be used to determine final rank in case of tie)
Schools of Jurisprudence - Sources of Law, Custom Precedent and Legislation, Rights and duties - Ownership and Possession, Persons, Obligation, Property, Liability, Legal Sanctions
Nature of the constitution: Fundamental Rights, Directive Principles of State Policy, Executive, Judiciary and Legislature, Center-State Relations, Emergency provisions, Amendments to the constitution
International Law and Municipal Law, Subjects, State Territory, Air, Sea and outer space, Nationality and Statelessness, Extradition, Asylum, State Jurisdiction, United Nations.
General Principles of Contract (Sections 1-75, Indian Contract Act-1872).
Trade Union Act 1926, Industrial Disputes Act 1947
Indian Penal Code -General Principles & General Exceptions
General principles of Tort, , Defences, Joint liability, State liability for torts; Consumer Protection Act,1986
Copy right Act, 1957; Patents Act, 2005; Environmental Protection Act, 1986; Human Rights,The Protection of Human Rights Act, 1993, Salient features of Information Technology Act, 2000 and Right to Information Act 2005
Medium of Exam– TS PGLCET 2017 was administered in English only.
Qualifying marks- TS PGLCET 2017 candidates will have to correctly mark atleast 25% of the 120 questions (30 marks out of 120) to be eligible for the TS PGLCET Result and obtain a position in the TS PGLCET Rank Card. SC/ST candidates will not have any minimum qualifying marks.
TS PGLCET Exam Centres 2017 - The exam centres for TS PGLCET 2017 were to be in 3 cities of Telangana.
TS PGLCET 2017 Test Centres
Exam Centres for TS PGLCET 2017
TS PGLCET 2017 Key Points!
While filling their TS PGLCET 2017 Application Form, candidates must opt for only one TS PGLCET exam centre. Candidates who opt for more than one centre will have their TS PGLCET application rejected.
If any of the three TS PGLCET 2017 Exam Centres is opted for by less than 100 candidates, then that centre may be cancelled by the TS PGLCET officials and the candidates for that centre will be allotted to the nearest TS PGLCET Centre.
TS PGLCET Exam Pattern 2017 Points to Remember-
TS PGLCET 2017 was held offline in pen and paper format. Candidates were to carry a black or blue ball point pen with them to the TS PGLCET Exam Centre.
All candidates were to be provided with one Optical Mark Reader (OMR) sheet each to mark their answers. They were to only shade their selected option with the black/blue ball point pen.
Candidates were not to be given a second OMR sheet for any reason. They would therefore have to take care not to fold, wrinkle, tear or inappropriately mark on their given OMR sheet.
Candidates were allowed to leave their seats only after the completion of TS PGLCET 2017. They were to return their TS PGLCET OMR Answer Sheet to the invigilators but could take the TS PGLCET question paper with them.
The Telangana State Post Graduate Law Common Entrance Test was held on May 27 and will offer admissions to 580 LL.M seats across 13 state law colleges of Telangana.
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