CLAT Exam 2019:-

CLAT 2019 (Common Law Admission Test ) is a national level exam conducted by National Law University Odisha(NLU), Cuttack. This exam is for the candidates who wish to pursue 5 years integrated law course and postgraduate course. The entrance test is held to offer admissions in undergraduate law programs which includes, B.A LL.B, B.B.A LL.B, B.Com LL.B and B.Sc LL.B. The exam will be administered offline. The exam is conducted for 10+2 qualified candidates with an aggregate of 50% marks and graduates with a minimum of 55% marks.

Common Law Admission Test is administered by the 19 Indian National Law Universities (NLUs) on a rotation basis. On the basis of CLAT scores, applicants can get admission into various government & private law colleges across the country.

CLAT 2019 HIGHLIGHTS

ELEMENTS

DETAILS

Name of the examination

CLAT (Common Law Admission Test )

Level of examination

National level

Conducting body

National Law University Odisha (NLUO)

Frequency

Once in a year

Examination type

Undergraduate and postgraduate

Mode of examination

Offline

Participating Institutes

21 NLUs and over 25 Private Law Schools

Total no. of offered seats

2420

Languages

English

Duration of exam

2 Hours

No. of appearing candidates (approx.)

Over 50,000

CLAT 2019 ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA:-

CLAT is conducted once in a year for UG and PG courses. Before applying for the test, the candidates must be aware of the eligibility criteria as for both undergraduate and postgraduate courses the norms are different. Intermediates with 45% marks can apply for the exam.

Age limit: There is no upper age limit for the candidates to appear in CLAT 2019.

Education qualification: Cleared 10+2 from any recognised board.  

Marks required: The candidates who belong to Unreserved/ OBC/ Specially Abled Persons (SAP) categories must have passed in the qualifying examination with an aggregate of 45% marks.

SC/ST candidates must have acquired a minimum aggregate of 40% marks


Courses

Eligibility  


Minimum marks

Qualifying exam

For UG integrated courses

Cleared 10+2 from any recognised board.

Minimum 45% marks for Unreserved/OBC/SAP and 40% marks for SC/ST classes.

For PG courses

Cleared  LLB/5 years Integrated LLB (Hons.)

Minimum 55% marks for Unreserved/OBC/SAP and other categories. Whereas 50% marks for SC/ST classes.

CLAT 2019 EXAM CENTRES:-
  • Andhra Pradesh
  • Assam
  • Bihar
  • Chhattisgarh
  • Gujarat
  • Haryana
  • Himachal Pradesh
  • Jammu
  • Jharkhand
  • Karnataka
  • Kashmir
  • Kerala
  • Madhya Pradesh
  • Maharashtra
  • Manipur
  • Meghalaya
  • Odisha
  • Punjab
  • Rajasthan
  • Sikkim
  • Tamil Nadu
  • Telangana
  • Uttar Pradesh
  • Uttarakhand
  • West Bengal
CLAT PARTICIPATING INSTITUTES:-
  • National Law School of India University, Bangalore
  • National Academy of Legal Study and Research University of Law, Hyderabad
  • National Law University, Jodhpur
  • National Law University Odisha, Cuttack
  • The National Law Institute University, Bhopal
  • Gujarat National Law University, Gandhinagar
  • Dr Ram Manohar Lohiya National Law University, Lucknow
  • The Rajiv Gandhi National University of Law, Punjab
  • Hidayatullah National Law University, Raipur
  • Chanakya National Law University, Patna
  • The National University of Advanced Legal Studies, Kochi
  • The West Bengal National University of Juridical Sciences, Kolkata
  • National University of Study and Research in Law, Ranchi
  • National Law University and Judicial Academy, Assam
  • Damodaram Sanjivayya National Law University, Visakhapatnam
  • Tamil Nadu National Law School, Tiruchirappalli
  • Maharashtra National Law University, Mumbai
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