CLAT 2016: RGNUL Patiala conducts exam at 66 cities on May 8
Apratim Chatterjee, 08 May 2016, #CLAT
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Common Law Admission Test (CLAT) 2016 was conducted in online mode on May 8, 2016. Rajiv Gandhi National University of Law (RGNUL), Patiala conducted CLAT 2016 at 66 test centres of India. Careers360 covered the coveted law entrance exam from the test centres and brings latest updates on CLAT 2016 live. Amidst the scorching heat, CLAT 2016 test-takers have reached the exam centre as early as 12:00 noon, while the reporting was scheduled at 3:00 pm. CLAT 2016 was reported as the easiest CLAT till date with Mathematics section quite tricky, however the sections like English, Legal Aptitude and General Knowledge made the day of the test-takers.

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5:05 PM: CLAT test-takers found the exam to be an easy one with English and Legal Aptitude to be the easiest. However, Mathematics questions were tricky, yet doable. General Knowledge questions had a quite a number of questions from Current Affairs and a few from Static GK.



5 PM: CLAT 2016 ends, with candidates coming out of the test centres.

3 PM: 
CLAT 2016 exam begins sharp at 3 PM, the scheduled time.


2.45 PM: Entry closes as per the scheduled time. Few late comers are still seen to be coming and requesting to be allowed entry, who are allowed by the centre authorities.


2.30 PM: Majority of the candidates have gone insde the test venue as hardly half an hour is left for the CLAT 2016 exam to start.


2 PM: Rush and chaos ensue as more and more test takers come and join the queue. Centre authorities check the Admit Card and ID proofs carefully before allowing entry.


1.30 PM: Entry starts sharp at 1.30 PM. Candidates are still coming to the exam centre.


1 PM: Some candidates queue up for the entry process, others wait aside, either going through last minute revision or arranging the necessary documents like ID Card and Admit Card.


12.30 PM: More candidates start reaching the test venue to appear for CLAT 2016.


12 Noon: Test takers start reaching the test centre.


CLAT is the covetetd law entrance exam for admissions to 2252 seats on offer at 17 NLUs in India.


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First published on May 8, 2016.

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I am from class 12th science and I want to get admission in NLU Jodhpur in 2020 what should I do for that. is it necessary to give clat

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Dear Aspirant,

CLAT is an entrance examination for admission in NLUs(NATIONAL LAW UNIVERSITIES) for their undergraduate course . Its an offline-based exam, CLAT is conducted at around 40 centres around the country for admitting candidates to undergraduate law programs in the 21 participating NLUs.

The application form of CLAT 2020 is expected to be released around the 2nd week of January; candidates will have around 3 months time to submit the application form. The admit card of CLAT 2020 will be released around the 2nd week of May. CLAT 2020 will be of 2 hours duration and include 200 multiple-choice questions of 1 marks each; note each incorrect attempt will invite penalty of 0.25 marks.

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