(CLAT 2019 will offer approximately 20,000 LLB and LLM seats at the 20 NLU accepting the CLAT 2019 scores. The many top private colleges also offer admission on the basis of CLAT scores.

1. The CLAT have questions from quantitative ability, logical reasoning, legal aptitude and English language & comprehensions for LLB programme. The syllabus for LLM is be based on the previous study (LLB).

2. The total questions in the CLAT exam are 200(UG) and 150(PG) the total marks is 200.

3. Each question carries +1 mark for a correct answer and -0.25 mark for an incorrect choice.

4. The CLAT 2019 will be offline and three hours long paper.

The eleventh Common Law Admission Test (CLAT 2019) will be conducted by the (National Law University Odisha, Cuttack (NLUO).

Participating Universities:

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National Law School of India University, Bangalore (NLSIU)

NALSAR University of Law, Hyderabad (NALSAR)

National Law University, Delhi (NLUD)

National Law Institute University, Bhopal (NLIU)

The West Bengal National University of Juridical Sciences, Kolkata (WBNUJS)

National Law University, Jodhpur (NLUJ)

Hidayatullah National Law University, Raipur (HNLU)

National University of Advanced Legal Studies, Kochi (NUALS)

Gujarat National Law University, Gandhinagar (GNLU)

Dr Ram Manohar Lohiya National Law University, Lucknow (RMLNLU)

The Rajiv Gandhi National University of Law, Patiala (RGNUL)

Chanakya National Law University, Patna (CNLU)

National University of Study & Research in Law, Ranchi (NUSRL)

National Law University & Judicial Academy, Assam (NLUJA)

Tamil Nadu National Law School, Tiruchirappalli (TNNLS)

Damodaram Sanjivayya National Law University, Visakhapatnam (DSNLU)

Maharashtra National Law University, Mumbai (MNLU)

National Law University, Orissa (NLUO)

Maharashtra National Law University, Nagpur (MNLU)

Himachal Pradesh National Law University, Shimla (HPNLU)

Dharmashastra National Law University, Jabalpur (DNLU)

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The first CLAT Core Committee consisting of Vice-Chancellors of the seven participating NLUs at that time decided that the test shall be conducted by rotation in the order of their establishment. Accordingly, the first Common Law Admission Test (CLAT) was conducted in the year 2008. Now there are 18 participating NLUs and following the practice.


Educational Qualification for Admission:

A candidate should have obtained Higher Secondary School/ Intermediate (10+2) or its equivalent certificate from a recognized Board with not less than 45% marks in aggregate (40% in case of SC and ST candidates), as prescribed by the respective Statutes of the participating Universities.

Age: No upper age limit.

Admission Forms: Admission forms for CLAT 2019 would be available online only at CLAT website.

CLAT Application Procedure: Online Application:

The CLAT 2019 Online Application Form will be accessible on the CLAT website between 1st January 2019 to 31st March 2019 along with the Information Brochure. No hard copy of the Application Form and Information Brochure will be sold.

CLAT 2019 Information Brochure (not the application form) will also be accessible from the respective website of all the participating NLU(s).

Deadline for Form Submission: 31 March 2019

Date of Examination: 12 May 2019