Common Law Admission Test  (CLAT)  2019
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                                             The exam will be conducted for admission to undergraduate & postgraduate law programmes. This year, CLAT Exam will be managed by the National Law University Odisha, Cuttack (NLUO). It is a national level entrance examination. It is managed by the 19 Indian National Law Universities (NLUs) on a rotation basis. On the basis of CLAT scores, candidates can also get admission into various government & private law colleges across the country.
Important Dates
Events Dates
Admission Notification Release Dec-18
Application Form Availability Jan-19
Last date for form submission 31st March 2019 (11:59 PM)
Downloading of Admit Card Starts Apr-19
Date of CLAT Entrance Exam 12th May 2019 (3:00 PM to 5:00 PM)
Answer Key Release May-19
Representation of questions or key May-19
Uploading of amended answer key (if required) May-19
Result/Merit List Declaration May-19
First  Indicative Seat Allocation Publication Jun-19
Date for payment of counselling fee Jun-19
                                             Candidates should check the given eligibility criteria to apply for the CLAT exam. The complete details about CLAT 2019 eligibility are given here:


• Indian National/NRI/NRI Sponsored candidates can apply.
• NRI/NRI Sponsored candidates can apply for those NLUs where such category is admitted.
• Foreign National candidates not need to appear for CLAT exam, they can apply directly to the concerned institutions.

Age Criteria:

• Upper Age Limit: There will be no upper age limit to apply for UG Integrated & PG courses.

Qualification Criteria:

• Appearing Candidates: Candidates who are appearing in the qualifying exam are also eligible.
Courses Eligibility
Qualifying Exam Minimum Marks
For UG Integrated Courses Pass 10+2 examination from the recognized board. Secured minimum 45% marks (for Unreserved/OBC/Specially Abled Persons (SAP) and other categories) & 40% marks (for SC/ST categories).
For PG Courses Pass LLB/5 years Integrated LLB (Hons.)/any other equivalent examination. Secured minimum 55% marks (for Unreserved/OBC/Specially Abled Persons (SAP) and other categories) & 50% marks (for SC/ST categories).
CLAT 2019 Exam Pattern
• Exam Date: The examination will be held on 12th May 2019.
Mode: The examination will be conducted in online mode (computer-based test).
Duration: The exam duration will be two hours.
Type of Questions: Multiple choice/Objective type questions will be asked in the exam.
Number of Questions: Total 200 questions (for UG) & 150 questions (for PG) will be asked in the examination.
Total Marks: The question paper will be of 200 marks (for UG) & 150 marks (for PG).
• Marking Scheme: In correct response, one mark will be allotted to the candidates.
Negative Marking: For the incorrect answer, 0.25 marks will be deducted.
CLAT 2019 Syllabus
                                             The CLAT 2019 syllabus of UG courses will be comprised of the following sections, i.e. English including Comprehension, General Knowledge, and Current Affairs, Mathematics, Legal Aptitude & Logical Reasoning.

                                             For PG courses, candidates can study from these sections, i.e. Constitutional Law, Jurisprudence & Other Law Subjects.
CLAT Admit Card 2019
• Candidates will download the admit card/hall ticket through online mode by logging into their LOGIN account.
• The CLAT Hall Ticket 2019 will be issued in the third week of April 2019.
• No admit card will be provided through offline mode or by post.
• Candidates should carry the downloaded admit card along with all the requisite documents to the examination hall.
• Along with admit card, candidates should also bring a valid photo ID proof such as Aadhaar Card/Voter ID/ Passport/Driving License.
CLAT 2019 Result
• The result will be declared in the last week of May 2019 through online mode.
• To check the result, candidates have to login with email ID & password.
• There will be no other mode to check the result.
• Candidates should download the scorecard for admission purpose.
CLAT 2019 Cut-off
                                             Candidates check here for details of CLAT 2019 cut off releasing mode, date, last year cut off, etc.

• The university will release the cut off for the examination after the result announcement.
• It may be published in the month May 2019 through online mode.
• With the help of cut off marks, candidates should know their chances of admission to the different colleges and universities of India.
CLAT Counselling 2019
                                             After the result declaration, the authority will release first indicative seat allocation list on the basis of merit-cum-preference in the first week of June 2019. The details regarding CLAT 2019 counsellingprocess are given below:

• The authority will organize a centralized counselling for admission to the UG & PG law courses in participating universities.
• The counselling will be conducted in four rounds.
• The fee payment & exercising options will be started in the month of June 2019.
• Candidates have to pay Rs. 50,000 as a counselling fee. It should be adjusted at the time of admission.
• The allotment of seats will be done on the basis of merit-cum-preference, i.e. CLAT rank, order of preferences, category, number of seats, availability of seats, etc.
• Candidates have to report to the allotted NLUs with the balanced admission fee.