What is CLAT?

Common Law Admission Test, commonly known as CLAT is conducted annually by National Law Universities (NLUs) for admission to their undergraduate Law programmes (BA LLB, B.Com LLB and B.Sc. LLB). The entrance exam for admission to more that 2299 seats across 19 NLUs is held in online mode. The test comprises 200 objective questions with multiple-ans..Read More

CLAT Exam Insights

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CLAT Application Details

  1. Click on the official link for CLAT Online Applications
  2. Click on ‘New User Registration Here’ tab placed at the bottom of the page
  3. Proceeding to the Registration Form, choose the course button applying for, fill in the basic details including name, parents’ name, e-mail id and mobile number
  4. Next enter the captcha code and click on Submit button
  5. Fill in the registration form by entering the details, a message of successful registration is sent to registered e-mail id containing login user id and password
  6. Click on ‘Registered User Login’ tab placed in the page and enter login id and password to proceed to the application page of CLAT
  7. On CLAT Online Application page, enter personal details including address, click on ‘Save & Continue’ button to go to the next pages of application
  8. The next step of the application involves filling of academic details fill in all details and click on ‘Save & Continue’ button to upload the documents in next step
  9. Upload the scanned copies of photograph, signature, and Date of Birth certificates and then choose three exam cities as per convinience from the drop down menu
  10. After choosing the three exam centres, click on ‘Save & Continue’ button to go to the last page of CLAT Application
  11. In the last page or step of the application procedure of CLAT,remit the application fee either in online mode or offline mode
  12. Preview the duly filled-in CLAT Application Form by clicking on ‘Preview Application’ button and then check ‘I Agree’ box and finally click on ‘Submit’ button for the final submission of CLAT Application Form

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CLAT Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidates need to have qualified Higher Secondary School/ Intermediate or equivalent examination from 10+2 education system
  • Candidates need to secure at least 45% marks in aggregate of the total marks and if belonging to SC/ST category, needed to secure at least 40% marks
  • There is no upper age limit for applying and appearing in CLAT
  • Candidates appearing in their Class 12th or any other equivalent examination are also considered eligible for applying for CLAT

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CLAT Exam Fee

Modes of Payment

Credit Card
Debit Card
NEFT
Net Banking
Demand Draft
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CLAT Exam Pattern

Mode of Exam: Online
Exam Format: Objective
Number of Sections: Five
CLAT Exam Section Number of TopicsNumber of QuestionsSection Score
English including comprehension
74140
General Knowledge
65150
Elementary Mathematics
102220
Logical Reasoning
104440
Legal Aptitude
85250
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CLAT Exam Centers

CLAT exam will be held at 62 centers across the country

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CLAT Counselling Details

  • Click on the official link of CLAT  Counselling
  • Enter your CLAT Login Id and Password
  • Check your ‘Counselling’ tab on the account
  • Enter your choice-preferences of the NLUs
  • Click on ‘Save’ button
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CLAT Counselling Centers

CLAT counselling will be held at 1 center across the country

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QNA - EXAM QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS

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V Saishyam 8 hours ago

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V SaishyamLast Seen: 2 hours 24 min agoJoined on: 21-May-2018Education Interest: LawEducation Level: In Graduation

Why CLAT committee is not showing the cutoffs of all the participating NLU s ? This every year happens or this year only ?

How a candidate can know his possibilities in CLAT allotment?

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Apratim ChatterjeeLast Seen: 5 hours 29 min agoJoined on: 21-Aug-2013Education Interest: Other PG CourseEducation Level: Graduate & Above
Dear V Saishyam,Thank you for posting this question as I can relate the pain of yours and other law aspirants as well.This is what is concerning majorly the law aspirants and other stakeholders too. U...Read More
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Sai 11 hours ago

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SaiLast Seen: 10 hours 47 min agoJoined on: 16-Apr-2017Education Interest: Integrated UG CourseEducation Level: Class 12

Hi how to know whether a candidate is selected through clat AI or state quota? I have been allotted to nalsar in the first list.

My AI rank is 2663 and category rank is 24. I belong to SC.

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Monseiur Dave 8 hours ago

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Monseiur DaveLast Seen: 8 hours 29 min agoJoined on: 28-Mar-2018Education Interest: LawEducation Level: Class 12
You are alloted in reserved category quota, because in open category you need rank in 60-120 AIR.
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vishnu harikumar 12 hours ago

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Vishnu HarikumarLast Seen: 7 hours 35 min agoJoined on: 21-Jun-2018Education Interest: LawEducation Level: Graduate & Above

Could you tell me how the course selection for LLM works in the CLAT Institutes?

Is the course selection in the allotted nlu based on your rank? What if I am offered llm in business laws, but I want to take up human rights. What is the procedure? Please explain.
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Yadnyesh 12 hours ago

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YadnyeshLast Seen: 8 hours 40 min agoJoined on: 12-Oct-2017Education Interest: LL.B.Education Level: Class 11

Is reading TOI for clat (CA,RC) is okay or we should use only the hindu?As the hindu is not available at my place.

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Aahana Gameti 12 hours ago

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Aahana GametiLast Seen: 9 hours 56 min agoJoined on: 05-May-2014Education Interest: LawEducation Level: In Graduation

Hello Yadanyesh!

You can try pratyogita darpan and Indian express .

For Mobile app, I would recommend Jagran Josh. 

All the best! Thankyou

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rahul banoth 15 hours ago

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Rahul BanothLast Seen: 14 hours 53 min agoJoined on: 01-Jun-2018Education Interest: LawEducation Level: Class 12

Clat scholarship 2018 ib all nlu for st categori

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Aahana Gameti 12 hours ago

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Aahana GametiLast Seen: 9 hours 56 min agoJoined on: 05-May-2014Education Interest: LawEducation Level: In Graduation
Hello Rahul!The CLAT, in itself, is just an entrance exam.However, depending on the institute that you join, there are numerous scholarships available for meritorious students.The Aditya Birla scholar...Read More

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