The Common Law Admission Test (CLAT) is a national level entrance exam for admissions to undergraduate (UG) and postgraduate (PG) law programmes offered by 21 National Law Universities around the country. CLAT is organized by the Consortium of National Law Universities consisting of the representative universities.
CLAT 2020 exam will be conducted on 10 May, 2020. Registrations will open on 1 January, 2020 and remain open until 31 March, 2020.
|Events||Start Date||Last Date|
|Application Form||01/01/2020||31/03/2020 11:55 pm|
|CLAT UG 2020 Exam Date||
Offline Dates |
|OMR Sheet Image Display||11/05/2020||-|
|Declaration of result||24/05/2020||-|
Other Important Instructions for the Candidates
Documents to be uploaded with the Online Application.
The UG - CLAT 2020 would focus on evaluating the comprehension and reasoning skills and abilities of candidates. Overall, it is designed to be a test of aptitude and skills that are necessary for a legal education rather than prior knowledge, though prior knowledge occasionally may be useful to respond to questions in the Current Affairs section.
In this section of the UG - CLAT 2020, you will be provided passages of about 450 words each. These passages will be derived from contemporary or historically significant fiction and non-fiction writing, and would be of a standard that a 12th standard student may be able to read in about 5-7 minutes.
Each passage will be followed by a series of questions that will require you to demonstrate your comprehension and language skills, including your abilities to:
In this section, you will be provided passages of up to 450 words each. The passages will be derived from news, journalistic sources and other non-fiction writing. The questions may include an examination of legal information or knowledge discussed in or related to the passage, but would not require any additional knowledge of the law beyond the passage.
Each passage will be followed by a series of questions that will require you to demonstrate your awareness of various aspects of current affairs and general knowledge, including:
In this section, you will be expected to read passages of around 450 words each. The passages may relate to fact situations or scenarios involving legal matters, public policy questions or moral philosophical enquiries. You will not require any prior knowledge of law. You will benefit from a general awareness of contemporary legal and moral issues to better apply general principles or propositions to the given fact scenarios.
Each passage would be followed by a series of questions thatwill require you to:
The Logical Reasoning section of the UG-CLAT 2020 will include a series of short passages of about 300 words each. Each passage will be followed by one or more questions that will require you to:
The Quantitative Techniques section of the UG-CLAT 2020 will include short sets of facts or propositions, graphs, or other textual, pictorial or diagrammatic representations of numerical information, followed by a series of questions. You will be required to derive information from such passages, graphs, or other representations, and apply mathematical operations on such information.
The questions will require you to:
The UG - CLAT 2020 shall be a 2-hour test, with 150 multiple-choice questions carrying 1 mark each. There shall be negative marking of 0.25 marks for every wrong answer. These questions would be divided across the following 5 subjects :
Syllabus Link: View/Download
The Admit Card / Hall ticket can be downloaded by the candidate by logging into his / her account. The exact date on which the hall tickets will be made available will be intimated on the website.
|Result URL||Check your result here|
|Uploading of Answer Keys||11th May, 2020|
|Inviting Objections||12th May, 2020|
|Last date for Objections||15th May, 2020|
|Notification of Final Answer Key||18th May 2020|
|Declaration of Final Results||24th May, 2020
January 14, 2020
The Common Law Admission Test (CLAT) is a national level entrance exam for admission to undergraduate (UG) law programmes offered for admission to 22 National Law Universities in India. CLAT 2020 will be conducted on 10 May, 2020. Registrations are open and will remain open until 31 March, 2020.
There are important instructions about submission of the online application form and one should read them carefully to avoid rejection of the application form.