Law Entrance Exams 2021

Once a student has graduated out from school the next step which is taken is to compete for a good college for the respective fields in which the student wishes to go. For students who wish to pursue law a number of law entrance exams are available. Each law entrance exam has different participating institutes.

Given below are the law entrance exams that lead to the admission in best Law colleges

  • CLAT- (Common Law Admission Test)
  • AILET (All India Law Entrance Test)
  • SLAT (Symbiosis University LLB entrance for) LSAT
  • NLAT (National Law Aptitude Test)
  • BLAT (BHU LLB entrance exam)
  • Delhi University LLB Entrance Exam

Law Entrance Exam 2021 Dates

Given in the tabular form below are the exam dates for some of the law entrance exams being conducted in the year 2021.

               
College/Universities Name of the Exam Name of theCourse Form sale starts Date of Submission Exam Date Date of Result Website
22 National Law Universities CLAT B.A.LL.B, BBALL.B, BSC LLB, B.Com LLB TBA TBA TBA TBA https://www.clatconsortiumofnlus.ac.in/
National Law
University, Delhi
AILET B.A.LL.B TBA TBA TBA TBA http://www.nludelhi.ac.in/
Jindal Global Law
School, Sonepat
LSAT-India BA LLB, BBA LLB TBA TBA TBA TBA https://www.discoverlaw.in/
University of Petroleum
and Energy Studies
(UPES), Dehradun
UL-SAT B.A. LLB/B.B.A LLB TBA TBA TBA TBA https://www.upes.ac.in/schools/school-of-law
Symbiosis Law School,
Pune/Noida/
Hyderabad/Nagpur
SLAT B.A. LLB/B.B.A LLB TBA TBA
TBA
TBA
TBA
TBA http://www.set-test.org/
Guru Gobind Singh
Indraprastha University,
Delhi
CLAT B.A. LLB/B.B.A LLB TBA TBA TBA TBA www.ipu.ac.in
GLC/ILS and Other
Colleges in
Maharashtra
MHCET LL.B TBA TBA TBA TBA www.mahacet.org
Christ University Entrance Test (ET) B.A. LLB/B.B.A LLB TBA TBA TBA TBA https://christuniversity.in
PES University PESSAT BBA LLB TBA TBA TBA TBA http://pes.edu/law/

Top Law Entrance Exams 2021 in India after 12th and Graduation

Given below are details on top Law entrance exams and their respective eligibility criteria, Exam Pattern and Marking scheme.

Common Law Admission Test (CLAT)

CLAT is a LLB entrance exam conducted on rotation by 18 National Law Universities (NLUs) for admissions to their under-graduate and post-graduate degree programmes (LL.B. & LL.M.). Some of the NLUs that consider CLAT scores for admissions are NALSAR, WBNUJS, NLU, NLIU and GNLU

Eligibility

10+2 Appeared/Cleared
Qualifying Cutoff: General/OBC- 45%                              
SC/ST- 40%

Written Exam Pattern

Section: General Awareness and Current Affairs, Legal Aptitude, Logical reasoning, verbal aptitude, quantitative aptitude

Marking Scheme

+1for correct answer and -0.25 for wrong answer

Participating Institutes

All NLU institutes, except NLU Delhi 

All India Law Entrance Test (AILET)

AILET - All India Law Entrance Test is a law entrance exam exam conducted exclusively by National Law University (NLU) Delhi for admission to it’s BA-LLB, LLM, PhD programmes.

Eligibility

10+2 Appeared/Cleared
50  percent in qualifying exam

Written Exam Pattern

Total No of Question: 150
Test Duration: 90

Sections: legal aptitude, general awareness, verbal aptitude,  logical reasoning, mathematics

Marking Scheme

+1for correct answer and -0.25 for wrong answer

Participating Institutes

NLU Delhi

NLAT (National Law Aptitude Test)

Eligibility

Candidate must have secured an unconditional pass and the minimum percentage of marks in the qualifying examination (10+2 or its equivalent examination) as specified below:

  • Aggregate percentage of 45% or its equivalent grade in case of General Category and PWD students.
  • Aggregate percentage of 40% or its equivalent grade in case of SC/ST.

There is no upper age limit to apply.

Written Exam Pattern

Total No of Question: 40 (multiple choice)

Test Duration: 45 minutes

  • Sections: English Language
  • Current Affairs Including General Knowledge
  • Legal Reasoning
  • Logical Reasoning
  • Quantitative Techniques.

Marking Scheme

+1for correct answer. -0.50 for wrong answer, -0.25 for unanswered questions

Participating Institutes

NLSIU (NLU Bengaluru)

SLAT

SLAT is a common written entrance test for Under Graduate law admissions into Symbiosis Law Schools situated in Pune, Noida and Hyderabad. . It is mandatory to appear for SLAT (Symbiosis Law Admission Test) as a precondition for admission to Symbiosis Law Schools.

Eligibility

10+2 Appeared/Cleared
Qualifying Cutoff: General/OBC- 45%
SC/ST- 40%

Written Exam Pattern

Total No of Question: 90
Section: General Awareness and Current Affairs, Legal Aptitude and Mental Ability, English Comprehension, Analytical Reasoning, Logical Reasoning

Marking Scheme

+1for correct answer and no negative marking

Participating Institutes

Symbiosis Pune, Symbiosis Noida, Symbiosis Hyderabad 

Delhi University Law Entrance Exam

Delhi University Law Entrance Test is conducted by Delhi University for admissions to various law programmes run by the Faculty of Law Department of Delhi University for PG admissions to LLB and LLM. Check out for all details of eligibility criteria, entrance test details and important dates of Du Law Entrance Test.

Eligibility

10+2 Appeared/Cleared
Qualifying exam- General category- 50%
OBC/CW/PwD- 45%
SC/ST- 40%

Written Exam Pattern

Total questions- 100
Test Duration: 2 hours
Sections: English language comprehension, analytical aptitude, legal awareness and aptitude, general knowledge, 

Participating Institutes

Faculty of Law, Delhi University

BLAT 

BLAT conducted by Banaras Hindu University is the law entrance exam for students who are seeking to pursue Law. 

Eligibility

10+2 Appeared/Cleared
Qualifying Cutoff: General- 50%
OBC- 45%
SC/ST- 40%

Written Exam Pattern

Total No of Question: 150
Test Duration: 2 hours
Section: General Awareness and Current Affairs, Legal Aptitude and Mental Ability, English Comprehension

Marking Scheme

+3for correct answer and -1 for wrong answer

Participating Institutes

LSAT India - Law School Admission Test  

Law School Admission Test (LSAT) is a standardized test of reading and verbal reasoning skills conducted four times every year specially designed for LLB and LLM admissions.

Eligibility

Five-year integrated LLB course:
Candidates passed in class 12th or equivalent
Three-year LLB course:
Candidates holding a bachelor degree in any stream from a recognised university/ college
Master of Laws:
Candidates holding a degree in law i.e. LLB degree from a recognised university/ college

Written Exam Pattern

Sections: Reading Comprehension, Analytical and Logical Reasoning.

LSAT Scoring

LSAT has a score range of 120-180

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