Common Law Admission Test (CLAT) 2020 is an all India level entrance exam test which is organized on a rational basis by 19 National Law Universities (NLUs). Through this CLAT entrance exam, candidates can get the opportunity for joining to their under-graduate and post graduate degree courses of Law. In NULs there are 1308 number of seats for undergraduate candidates and 621 seats available for postgraduate candidates.
For special category students, 235 seats are reserved. After qualifying this entrance exam 2020, candidates can get admission into various Law Universities all over India. Here we have given all the details about the CLAT 2020 entrance exam. Check the article and get the information about CLAT Exam 2020.
National Law Universities (NLUs) has announced the CLAT 2020 entrance exam dates. It offers integrated undergraduate and postgraduate courses. Those Integrated UG courses like B.A, LLB (Hons), B.B.A LLB (Hons) and PG course like LLM. Every year CLAT 2020 exam is conducted by one of the universities from NLUs.
Through the CLAT exam 2020, candidates are also considered by many other Governments and Private Law Universities for taking admissions into their Law courses. Interested candidates can apply for CLAT 2020 exam through official websites only.
CLAT 2020 Important Dates
NLU has released the CLAT exam dates 2020. Candidates, who are interested in joining in Law courses, check the details about exam dates and submit your application form before the last date.
|Releasing date of application form||January 1st week, 2020|
|Closing date of application form||March last week, 2020|
|Last date for fee payment||March last week, 2020|
|Admit card released date||April 3rd week, 2020|
|Examination date||May 2nd week, 2020|
|Release date of Answer key||May 3rd week, 2020|
|Result Declaration date||May last week, 2020|
|Starting date for Counselling||June 1st week, 2020|
Eligibility Criteria: CLAT 2020 has divided its eligibility criteria for undergraduate candidates and postgraduate candidates. Before applying for CLAT exam 2020, check the eligibility criteria first, if you are eligible then apply for this exam through the official website.
For Under-Graduate Candidates:
- There are no age limitations for CLAT 2020.
- Candidates must have complete +2 by scoring a minimum of 45%.
- SC/ST candidates should be scoring at least 40% marks in Intermediate.
- Those candidates, who are appearing +2 exam in March/April 2020 are also eligible for CLAT.
For Post-Graduate Candidates:
- CLAT 2020 has no age limitation for Postgraduate candidates.
- Candidates must have completed their graduation (LL.B/ 5 years Integrated LL.B/ any other equivalent exam) with aggregate 55% marks.
- SC/ST candidates should have completed their graduation with minimum 50% marks.
- Candidates, who are appearing graduation in the current year, are also eligible for CLAT exam 2020.
CLAT 2020 Application Form
It has released a notification about the application Form. That is the students who are interested and wants to apply can fill the application form from the 1st week of January 2020. CLAT 2020 Application Form 2019 will be available only in online mode. Candidates have to check their eligibility criteria before applying the application form. CLAT 2020 application form needs valid details about the applicants.
Candidates have to complete the Registration process. At the time of registration, valid email id of the candidate must be needed.
- After registration, it generates a onetime login id/ registration number and password.
- Log in with the registration number and password, fill up all the details and upload the scanned copy of all required documents, candidates signature and passport size photocopy.
- Pay the application fee.
- After payment is successful, submit the CLAT Exam 2020 application form and take a print out for future use.
Application Fee: CLAT 2020 application fee is equal for both graduation and post-graduation candidates. Applicants can pay the application fee only through the online mode.
|For General/OBC/PWD/SAP||Rs. 4000/-|
|For SC/ST||Rs. 3500/-|
CLAT 2020 Exam Pattern: This year CLAT 2020 exam will be held in offline mode. Applicant must have to check the exam pattern before attending the exam. In CLAT 2020, each correct answer will carry 1 mark and for every negative answer, 0.25 marks will be deducted.
|Mode Of Examination||Offline|
|Type Of Questions||Objective|
|Time Duration||2 Hours|
|No. of questions||200 – UG Candidates|
and 150 – PG candidates
CLAT 2020 Syllabus: The syllabus is different for undergraduate and postgraduate candidates. Prepare yourself according to the syllabus, before attending the exam.
|Under Graduate||English, General knowledge, Mathematics, Current Affairs, and Aptitude.|
|Post Graduate||Constitutional Law and Jurisprudence|
CLAT Result 2020
The minimum marks scored by the candidates will consider as the cutoff mark. The cutoff mark will release after the exam. Selected candidate lists will be published on the official website. To participate in the CLAT 2020 counseling process, candidates have to submit the counseling fee of Rs. 50,000. Candidates can check their cutoff mark, merit list and all the details about the counseling process from the official site by clicking on CLAT Result 2020.
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