The Common Law Admission Test (CLAT) is a national level entrance exam for admissions to candidates in undergraduate (UG) and postgraduate (PG) law courses offered at 21 NLUs and other colleges/ universities accepting exam scores.
Till 2018, the exam was conducted by NLUs on a rotational basis. However, from 2019 onwards it is being conducted by a permanent body formed by the universities, i.e.The Consortium of NLUs. The consortium has its headquarter at NLSIU Bangalore and comprises:
An Executive Committee
The CLAT Convenor of the last year (DNLU Jabalpur for CLAT 2020)
The CLAT Convenor of the following year
Two co-opted Vice-Chancellors of NLU
CLAT 2021 Highlights
|Name of Exam||CLAT UG / CLAT PG|
|Name of Organization||CLAT Consortium, Bar Council of India|
|Mode of Application||Online|
|Application Fee||Gen/OBC/PWD/NRI - INR 4,000 SC/ST/BPL - INR 3,500|
|Mode of Exam||Offline|
|Courses Offered||BA LLB/BBA LLB/B.Sc LLB/LLM|
CLAT 2021 Eligibility Criteria
|Exam||Age Limit||Educational Qualification||Minimum Marks|
|CLAT UG||No Upper Age Limit||10+2 or Equivalent||Gen/OBC/PWD/NRI/PIO/OCI - 45% SC/ST - 40%|
|CLAT PG||No Upper Age Limit||LLB or Equivalent||Gen/OBC/PWD/NRI/PIO/OCI - 50% SC/ST - 45%|
CLAT 2021 Exam Pattern?
CLAT 2021 is held for both Undergraduate as well as Postgraduate courses and is called UG CLAT and PG CLAT Respectively.
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