What is CLAT?

Common Law Admission Test, commonly known as CLAT is conducted annually by National Law Universities (NLUs) for admission to their undergraduate Law programmes (BA LLB, B.Com LLB and B.Sc. LLB). The entrance exam for admission to more that 2250 seats across 17 NLUs is held in online mode. The test comprises 200 objective questions with multiple-ans..Read More

CLAT Important Dates

Application Date
Application Date


01/Jan/2017 to 31/Mar/2017  12:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Admit Card Date
Admit Card Date


20/Apr/2017 to 14/May/2017  

Exam Date
Exam Date


14/May/2017  3:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Result Date
Result Date



Counselling Date
Counselling Date


29/May/2017 to 27/Jun/2017  10:00 AM to 5:00 PM Level: 1

CLAT Exam Insights

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CLAT Application Details

  1. Click on the official link for CLAT Online Applications
  2. Click on ‘New User Registration Here’ tab placed at the bottom of the page
  3. Proceeding to the Registration Form, choose the course button applying for, fill in the basic details including name, parents’ name, e-mail id and mobile number
  4. Next enter the captcha code and click on Submit button
  5. Fill in the registration form by entering the details, a message of successful registration is sent to registered e-mail id containing login user id and password
  6. Click on ‘Registered User Login’ tab placed in the page and enter login id and password to proceed to the application page of CLAT
  7. On CLAT Online Application page, enter personal details including address, click on ‘Save & Continue’ button to go to the next pages of application
  8. The next step of the application involves filling of academic details fill in all details and click on ‘Save & Continue’ button to upload the documents in next step
  9. Upload the scanned copies of photograph, signature, and Date of Birth certificates and then choose three exam cities as per convinience from the drop down menu
  10. After choosing the three exam centres, click on ‘Save & Continue’ button to go to the last page of CLAT Application
  11. In the last page or step of the application procedure of CLAT,remit the application fee either in online mode or offline mode
  12. Preview the duly filled-in CLAT Application Form by clicking on ‘Preview Application’ button and then check ‘I Agree’ box and finally click on ‘Submit’ button for the final submission of CLAT Application Form


CLAT Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidates need to have qualified Higher Secondary School/ Intermediate or equivalent examination from 10+2 education system
  • Candidates need to secure at least 45% marks in aggregate of the total marks and if belonging to SC/ST category, needed to secure at least 40% marks
  • There is no upper age limit for applying and appearing in CLAT
  • Candidates appearing in their Class 12th or any other equivalent examination are also considered eligible for applying for CLAT


CLAT Exam Fee

Modes of Payment

Credit Card
Debit Card
Net Banking
Demand Draft

CLAT Exam Pattern

Mode of Exam: Online
Exam Format: Objective
Number of Sections: Five
CLAT Exam Section Number of TopicsNumber of QuestionsSection Score
English including comprehension
General Knowledge
Elementary Mathematics
Logical Reasoning
Legal Aptitude
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CLAT Exam Centers

CLAT exam will be held at 62 centers across the country

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CLAT Counselling Details

  • Click on the official link of CLAT  Counselling
  • Enter your CLAT Login Id and Password
  • Check your ‘Counselling’ tab on the account
  • Enter your choice-preferences of the NLUs
  • Click on ‘Save’ button

CLAT Counselling Centers

CLAT counselling will be held at 1 center across the country

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More Insights About CLAT Exam

Geographical Diversity

Top Following States

  • Uttar Pradesh
  • Delhi

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Academic Performance of Exam Followers

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