CLAT 2023 Answer Key (Released): Raise Objections, Download Final CLAT Answer Key, Marks Calculation

By Vijeta Bhatt|Updated : December 22nd, 2022

CLAT Answer Key 2023 (final) is now released by NLUs. Previously, the authority declared the provisional CLAT 2023 Answer Key on 18 December 2022, which was open for the challenge will 20 December 2022 (9:00 AM). The candidates who appeared in the exam on 18 December 2022, must download and check the CLAT Answer Key to evaluate their performance in the exam.

As per the latest official update, NLUs Consortium has released the final CLAT 2023 Answer Key online on its official website on 22 December 2022. We have provided the direct link to download CLAT Final Answer Key 2023 PDF here in the section below. In this article, BYJU'S Exam Prep experts have mentioned all the details related to CLAT 2023 Answer Key, including the date, download process, details mentioned, and many more.

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CLAT Answer Key 2023

The provisional answer Key of CLAT assists the candidates in cross-checking the responses that they have marked in the exam. The provisional CLAT 2023 Answer Key contains the whole original question paper along with the correct answer. The candidates can compare their answers with CLAT Answer Key and can calculate the total number of questions they have answered correctly. The authority declared the official CLAT 2023 Answer Key on 18 December 2022, which was open for raising objections till 20 December 2022 (9 AM). As per the latest official update, the NLUs consortium has declared CLAT 2023 Final Answer Key on 22 December 2022, two days before the previously declared date (24 December 2022). Based on the recommendations of the Experts Committees the Consortium of NLUs approved the following changes in the Question Booklets and Answer Keys for CLAT 2023:
CLAT 2023 Answer Key Modification of Questions

Note: The evaluation of candidates for the CLAT 2023 UG shall be out of 149 marks in place of the 150 marks.

Click to Download the Final CLAT Answer Key 2023 PDF

CLAT 2023 Answer Key Highlights

Here you can check the basic highlights of the official CLAT Answer Key 2023:

Components

Details

CLAT 2023 Answer Key Release Body

Consortium of NLUs

CLAT Answer Key 2023 Date (Provisional)

18 December 2022

CLAT 2023 Final Answer Key

22 December 2022 (Previously, it was 24 December 2022)

Availability

Online

How to Download CLAT Answer Key

By using login details



Official CLAT Answer Key PDF

The candidates can get the official CLAT 2023 Answer Key PDF file online as the exam is successfully conducted on 18 December 2022. Candidates who have successfully appeared for the exam can download their CLAT Answer Key directly from the official website. You can also download it by clicking on the link below.

Download CLAT 2023 Provisional Answer Key PDF

The candidates must download the CLAT Answer Key after it is released on the official website. It will assist you to check the answers marked by you in the exam so that you can assess your CLAT Cut Off.

CLAT Answer Key Release Date 2023

The Consortium of National Law Universities (NLUs) will release CLAT 2023 Answer Key on their official website. Note the table below for CLAT Answer Key Release Date to avoid missing the deadline.

Events

Important Date

CLAT 2023 Provisional Answer Key

18 December 2022

Objection Window Open

19 December 2022 (09:00 A.M)

Objection Window Close

20 December 2022, (09:00 A.M)

Final CLAT Answer Key 2023

22 December 2022 (Previously, it was 24 December 2022)

How to Download CLAT Answer Key 2023?

Candidates who have appeared in the exam can download the provisional CLAT 2023 Answer Key directly from the official website. Note the steps below for the same.

  • Visit the official CLAT 2023 Website.
  • Click on CLAT 2023 answer key pop-up in the notification section.
  • Open the answer key PDF that contains the original question paper along with the answer key.
  • You can save the Download for future reference.

Details Printed on CLAT 2023 Answer Key

After downloading the CLAT Answer Key, the candidates will find the following details printed on it. To avoid any confusion in the future read all the details very carefully.

  • Question Number
  • Right Answers

Discrepancies in CLAT Answer Key

The candidates can also challenge the provisional CLAT 2023 Answer Key if they find any answer wrong. The consortium of National Law Universities (NLUs) gives the chance to raise objections to every candidate who has appeared for the exam. Note that if you want to raise an objection, then be sure that you are submitting all the proof to support your opposition.

How to Challange Provisional CLAT 2023 Answer Key?

If the candidates find any discrepancies, they can challenge CLAT Answer Key with adequate proof within a stipulated time. Provisional CLAT 2023 Answer Key is open for challenge. After reviewing the candidates' responses, the exam authority will release the final CLAT Answer Key 2023. Here you can check the process of raising an objection on the answer key:

  1. The Objection(s) received over email, support tickets on the website or phone calls will not be entertained.
  2. To each objection question students have to pay Rs. 1,000/- (Rupees One thousand only). If the objection is found to be valid, then the fee will be refunded to the same account from which it was paid. In this case, any deposit of the amount in any other account will be considered.
  3. Objection(s) without the prescribed fee will not be entertained.
  4. Four different series of Question Booklets have been published and used in the CLAT 2023. Candidates shall map question numbers from their own Question Booklet with the Master Question Booklet (published by the Consortium of National Law Authority) and raise their objections with respect to the appropriate Question Number(s) from the CLAT Question Paper.

Important Points to Raise CLAT 2023 Answer Key While raising objections, make sure that you keep the following points in mind.

  • If the objection is found to be valid, the fee will be refunded/ to the same account from which it was debited.
  • No requests for deposit of the amount in any other account will be entertained.
  • Note: Objection(s) without the prescribed fee will not be entertained.
  • The objection fee is Rs 1000 (per objection); you can pay through credit card, debit card, or net banking
  • The final CLAT Answer Key 2023 will be released after the objections have been reviewed.

Calculate Score Using CLAT Answer Key 2023

The candidates can follow the below steps to calculate their score using CLAT 2023 Answer Key.

  • To calculate their marks candidates can use the official marking scheme for Common Law Admission Test (CLAT).
  • As per the exam pattern of CLAT 2023, each correct answer contains one mark, and each incorrect answer will deduct -0.25 marks.
  • CLAT 2023 score = Total number of correct answers - (Total number of incorrect answers X 0.25)
  • 100 correction answers and 25 incorrect - CLAT marks = 100 - (20 X 0.25) = 96 marks

Importance of CLAT 2023 Answer Key

Candidates may be aware that the answer key to any entrance exam gives useful information for reviewing the correct responses. It can also be used to clarify or ask about any answers that the applicants believe are incorrect. According to experts, the CLAT 2023 Answer Key will include the following items.

  • Candidates' individual responses
  • CLAT Exam official responses,

As a result, applicants should double-check their answers using the CLAT 2023 Answer Key 2023, which is available on the official website. Our experts have defined some of the primary elements so that applicants can see the advantages of checking the answers on the answer key.

  • You can map and verify your answers with the official responses.
  • Candidates can evaluate their CLAT Result.
  • You can also predict the CLAT cut-off to join your dream NLUs

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FAQs on CLAT 2023 Answer Key

  • The exam authority has released CLAT 2023 Answer Key final on 22 December 2022, instead of 24 December 2022. Previously, NLU Consortium declared the provisional CLAT Answer Key on 18 December 2022.

  • If the objection is found to be valid, then the fee will be refunded to the same account from which it was paid and if the claim is found invalid then the amount will be non-refundable.

  • Here you can check the process of raising an objection: 

    • Visit the official CLAT Exam website
    • Click on the 'Candidate Login' ID. Enter your login credentials.
    • Click on the tab 'Objection Form'. Here, the candidate’s clock is on the ‘Submit Objection’ button.
    • Fill in your objection details and click on ‘Submit Objection’.
    • Once all your objections are submitted, click the ‘Make Payment’ button to make payment.
  • The Last date to raise objections was December 20, 2022, (09:00 A.M).

  • The objection fee for raising objections to the Answer Key of CLAT 2023 is Rs 1000 (per objection); you can pay through a credit card, debit card, or net banking.

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