All India Law Entrance Test (AILET)

All India Law Entrance Test (AILET) is conducted every year by National Law University Delhi to admit students for its five-year B.A LL. B program. AILET 2018 was taken by 17,475 candidates for 73 seats at National Law University, Delhi.

AILET Eligibility:

  • Senior Secondary School Examination (10+2 System) or equivalent Examination with not less than 50% of marks in the aggregate
  • There is no age limit
  • Candidates who have appeared in Class 12th exam in March or April same year may also apply. However, such candidates are requested to carry requisite documents to prove they have passed with required marks.

AILET 2019 Exam date

Sunday, May 5, 2019

AILET Syllabus

AILET 2019 shall be conducted in offline mode where the paper will have 150 questions of objective (Multiple-Choice Questions) nature.

Following is the subject-wise syllabus of the law admission test of NLU-D.

General English: The English section will comprise of 35 questions from comprehension passages, synonyms, antonyms, choosing correct words, idioms and phrases, jumble words and sentences, fill-in the blanks, etc. The unseen passages will be tailed by questions related to the passage. The English section is meant to test the language skill and vocabulary of the candidates.

General Knowledge: The 35 questions of General Knowledge will cover the topics such as History, Geography, General Science, Economics, Civics and Current Affairs of the past one year. This section will assess your knowledge of the recent happenings and awareness of the world.

Mathematics: This section will have 10 questions to test the numerical ability of candidates. The Mathematics questions will be set from 10th and 12th level, of various topics including Profit and Loss, Speed and Distance, Time and Work, Algebra, Average, Permutation and Combination and Venn Diagrams.

Legal Aptitude: The section will majorly test your interest towards study of law, research aptitude and problem-solving ability. The 35 questions will be framed on legal propositions and set of facts satisfying the propositions. The propositions may not be true in real sense and you will have to assume the true proposition based on the set of facts and answer the questions accordingly.

Logical Reasoning: There shall be as many as 35 questions testing your logical and analytical reasoning skills. You will come across some questions with passages and the reasoning questions will be framed on the information provided in the passages.

AILET 2019 Exam Structure

  • Total Marks: 150
  • Total number of questions: 150
  • Marking Scheme: +1/-0.25
  • Duration of the Examination: 1 hour 30 minutes

AILET Exam Structure


35 marks

General Knowledge (Current Affairs, General Science, History, Geography, Economics, Civics)

35 marks

Legal Aptitude

35 marks


35 marks

Elementary Mathematics (Numerical Ability):

10 marks

Please note: All details are based on AILET 2018.

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