CLAT Application Form has been announced on January 1, 2018. The National University of Advanced Legal Studies (NUALS) Kochi on behalf of 19 National Law Universities (NLUs) is administering the CLAT, this year, where it has not put an upper age limit for the CLAT 2018 application process. Interested candidates who wish to pursue five-year integrated law programmes including BA LLB, B.Com LLB and B.Sc LLB need to apply for Common Law Admission Test and submit the application form of CLAT 2018 before March 31, which is the last date for CLAT applications.
Following a common eligibility criteria of CLAT 2018, candidates applying for undergraduate law programmes need to qualify 12th board examination with a minimum score of 45% marks in aggregate of subjects studied at 10+2 level. Further, those who are applying for the postgraduate law programmes need to have an LL.B degree with a minimum score of 55% marks in the final year of law degree examination. Moreover, as of now, there is no age bar for those applying for five-year undergraduate as well as postgraduate law programmes through CLAT 2018.
The process for filling CLAT application is CLAT Online Application Processing System (CoAPS). Candidates can fill CLAT application form 2018 only after they have registered themselves for the Common Law Admission Test. The candidates after registering online will receive CLAT 2018 user id and password, which are the login details for the NUALS Kochi administered national level law entrance exam.
Candidates will need to fill other details in CLAT application form including their basic information, educational qualification and communication address besides choosing test centre and NLUs, and uploading photograph and signature.
Once the application details of CLAT 2018 have been filled, candidates will need to pay application fees. After remitting the application fee of CLAT, candidates will be required to cross-check all the filled-in information of the application form and make necessary changes by click on ‘Edit/Update’ option.
If no more changes are required, then you can click on ‘Save and Submit’ button on CLAT application window to submit the form.
CLAT 2018 Application Fees
Fees (in INR)
General/ OBC/ Specially-Abled Candidates