AILET 2024: Notification, Exam Date, Registration, Syllabus, Exam Pattern, Preparation

AILET 2024: Notification, Exam Date, Registration, Syllabus, Exam Pattern, Preparation

ByNeeraj Mishra  |  Updated on: Jan 30, 2023
NLUD will release AILET 2024 notification on its official website by last week of August 2023. Check all important details regarding AILET 2024 exam date, syllabus, pattern, result, cutoff, AILET preparation tips and more.
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AILET 2024 is expected to be held by the second week of December 2023 by NLUD. The exam conducting authority will release the official notification for the upcoming AILET 2024 by the last week of August 2023. All India Law Entrance Test AILET is a national-level law exam conducted by NLUD every year to initiate the admission process for candidates who are interested to join NLUD to study law. Last year, the AILET exam was successfully conducted on 11 December 2022. So, the candidates who want to join NLUD to study law in both UG and PG courses must start their preparation now for the upcoming AILET 2024.

NLUD will also declare the AILET Exam Date 2024 along with the official notification on its official website. In addition to this, the exam conducting authority will also declare the official AILET 2024 structure and syllabus to assist the candidates in their preparation. There are three sections in AILET: English Language, Logical Reasoning and Current Affairs & General Knowledge. The total duration is 90 minutes and the candidates will get 150 questions (AILET ug courses) in total to solve. Considering last year's analysis, the overall difficulty level of the AILET usually remains moderate. AILET 2024 will allow you to study law in NLUD. Below we have shared all the relevant information that the candidates should know before applying for the upcoming AILET Exam.

AILET 2024

Every year, the authority of NLUD conducts AILET in the month of December to commence the law admission process at NLUD for different UG, PG and PhD courses. Last year, AILET Exam was successfully conducted on 11 December 2022. The exam ducting authority will publish AILET 2024 notification on its official website by the last week of August 2023. After that, NLUD officials will activate the direct link to complete the AILET registration and application form for all the aspirants. Stay tuned with us to get all the updated official information related to the upcoming AILET 2024.

AILET Exam Updates

Below we have mentioned all the important official schedules of AILET 2024 for your reference.

  • AILET Exam Date 2024: December 2023 (Tentative)
  • AILET 2024 registration start date: To be declared
  • AILET Notification 2024: To be declared

Recent Changes in AILET

In 2022, NLU Delhi removed 2 sections from AILET. It includes Elementary Mathematics and Legal Aptitude. It remained the same in 2023. So, the candidates aiming at the upcoming AILET 2024 can expect the same exam pattern and syllabus.

  • As per the latest official changes, Legal Aptitude and Math sections have been dismissed from the BA LLB exam pattern of AILET.
  • There are 3 chapters in AILET UG Exam Pattern: English Language, Current Affairs & General Knowledge, and Logical Reasoning.
  • AILET Total Questions: 150 questions
  • AILET Exam Duration: 90 Minutes

What is AILET?

The All India Law Entrance Test AILET is a national-level Law Exam for candidates seeking admission to undergraduate (UG) and postgraduate (PG) law programs in NLUD. It is an important exam and tests candidates' skills in 3 different chapters including English Language, Logical Reasoning and Current Affairs & General Knowledge. AILET 2024 will be administered by NLUD like every year and tentatively conducted in December 2023. Therefore, before applying, the candidates appearing for AILET Exam 2024 must check all the exam details, including the exam pattern, question types, difficulty level, and eligibility.

In 2022, NLUD made some changes in the AILET exam pattern, in which the Legal Aptitude and Elementary Mathematics sections were removed. The AILET 2024 will have 150 questions divided into three sections:

  • English
  • Logical Reasoning
  • General Knowledge.

The candidates must complete the entire AILET 2024 Paper within 90 minutes of the exam schedule. Note that there is AILET Negative Marking: for every incorrect answer, -0.25 marks will be deducted, and you will be awarded +1 for each correct answer. Try to practice AILET Sample Paper as often as possible to develop your accuracy and conceptual clarity for all the exam sections.

AILET Exam Date 2024

The National Law University Delhi, also known as NLUD will release the AILET 2024 Exam Date and application form on its official website by the last week of August 2023. The notification of the AILET mentions the complete exam schedule for the UG and PG courses from the NLUD. All the AILET 2024 important dates, including exam dates, result declaration, and the last date to apply, are mentioned in the table below.

Events of AILET

AILET 2024 Exam Date

AILET Notification 2024 Date

To be Declared

Online Application Release Date

To be Declared

AILET 2024 Application Form Last Date

To be Declared

AILET Admit Card 2024 Release Date

To be Declared

AILET 2024 Exam Date

To be Declared

Provisional AILET Answer Key 2024 and Question Paper

To be Declared

Final AILET 2024 Answer Key

To be Declared

Declaration of Result

To be Declared

AILET Merit List 2024

To be Declared

AILET 2024 counselling registration

To be Declared

AILET Counselling 2024 Date

To be Declared

AILET Notification 2024

NLUD will declare AILET 2024 Notification for BA LLB and LLM programs on its official website by the last week of August 2023. Candidates must go through the AILET notification PDF straightforwardly to ensure that all the exam-related information is clear. National Law University, Delhi, conducts the AILET annually for candidates who are interested in studying law at NLUD.

AILET Notification 2023 PDF Download (To be Activated)

AILET Full Form

The candidates appearing for the upcoming AILET 2024 must be well-versed with all the details of the exam and the AILET Full Form. You may know that the AILET Exam Full Form is the All India Law Entrance Test. It is conducted by NLUD every year to shortlist the candidates for law admission in different UG and PG courses. The candidates who will clear the cut-off in AILET 2024 will get a chance to study law in NLUD. So, before applying for AILET Exam, go through all the details and be comfortable with the syllabus, exam pattern, and eligibility criteria for this exam.

AILET Exam Highlights

Note the table below to get the basic highlights of AILET 2024.

Components

Details

AILET Full Form

All India Law Entrance Test

Conducting Body

National Law University Delhi

AILET Exam Type

National-Level Law Entrance Test (UG & PG)

Type of Questions

MCQs

AILET Time Duration

90 Minutes

Courses Offered

5 Year B.A.LL.B.(Hons.), LL.M and Ph.D. Program

AILET 2024 Application Form mode

Online mode

Frequency

Once a Year

AILET Mode

Offline/ Pen-Paper Mode

AILET 2024 Exam date

To be Declared

Number of Seats

BA LLB program- 80, LLM program- 80, PhD program- 5-10

AILET Official Website

nludelhi.ac.in

Who is Eligible for AILET?

Before filling out the application form, candidates need to confirm that they fulfil the AILET Eligibility 2024. It is a group of eligibility criteria for the candidates to take part in AILET 2024, which includes the age limit, educational qualifications and more. The candidates must fulfil the AILET Exam eligibility criteria to advance further in the selection process. Here, we have listed download all the basic details of AILET 2024 eligibility, as prescribed by the exam conducting authority on its official website.

It is important to note that the final-year students and the students who are waiting for their final results are also eligible to apply for AILET. But they have to submit proof of their education during the final admission process.

AILET Age Limit

There is no upper NLU Delhi age limit mentioned by the authorities to appear for AILET 2024. Candidates beyond any age can apply for AILET if they qualify for the basic educational requirements.

AILET Educational Qualification

As per the AILET 2024 Educational Details, the below-mentioned criteria are acceptable. Candidates can apply for AILET after 10+2, and graduation as per the specifications.

  • You must have cleared the Higher Secondary School Examination (10 + 2) or an equivalent examination with a minimum aggregate of 45% marks (40% for the reserved category).
  • Students who fall under the category of Foreign Nationals must have achieved at least 65% marks in the (10 + 2) exam.
  • Those students who are going to appear for the qualifying exam or awaiting results for the same are also eligible to apply for the AILET Entrance Exam.

AILET 2024 Eligibility for Foreign Nationals

Check the AILET Eligibility for foreign nationals applicants below.

  • If you are a candidate falling under the category of Foreign Nationals, you need not appear for the All India Law Entrance Test AILET.
  • Apart from the exemption from the admission test, other eligibility conditions for Foreign Nationals will remain the same.
  • Candidates belonging to the OCI/ PIO category shall be eligible to apply under the Foreign National category or Indian students.
  • OCI/PIO candidates who wish to apply under the Indian National category will be required to appear in the AILET 2024.

AILET Exam Seat Intake

Check out complete details about AILET 2024 seat availability. For candidates applying for the NLU Delhi admissions, check the total seats in AILET, including seats in NLU Delhi as per the candidates' category.

Total Seats in NLUD 2024

The National Law University, Delhi (NLU Delhi) has announced the total seats in undergraduate, postgraduate, and doctorate-level law programs. Check the break-up of the category-wise seat intake below.

Category

Delhi Region

(55 Seats)

All India

(55 Seats)

AILET Total Seats

Unreserved

24 + 1(PWD)

24 + 1(PWD)

50

SC

7 + 1(PWD)

7 + 1(PWD)

16

ST

4

4

8

OBC

11 + 1 (PWD)

11 + 1 (PWD)

24

Economically Weaker Sections

6

6

12

Total

52 + 3

52 + 3

110

Foreign Nationals (OCI- 5 Seats, Foreign Nationals- 5 Seats)

10

Supernumerary Seats (Kashmiri Migrants, which includes Kashmiri Pandits/ Hindu families)

01

A resident of Jammu & Kashmir (J & K)

02

Grand Total

123

AILET Courses Offered

As per the official notification, on the basis of the All India Law Entrance Test, NLUD offers the following courses.

  • BA LLB (Honours)
  • Master of Law (LLM)
  • Doctorate of Philosophy (Ph.D)

AILET 2024 Application Form

AILET Registration 2024 is expected to be started by the last week of August 2023 on the official website of NLUD. Last year, the exam conducting authority started AILET registration on 7 September 2022. The application form for AILET 2024 can be filled out online from the official website of the NLUD after it is released. AILET Exam fee 2024 is expected to remain same as the last year.

How do fill AILET Application Form?

Follow the below instructions to accurately fill out the online application form for AILET 2024.

  • Visit the official website of NLUD.
  • Register yourself with the official website first.
  • After filling in the details in the 'User Registration Form', check them carefully before submitting them.
  • Now, log in using the AILET Login credentials.
  • Choose the relevant AILET 2024 Application Form and click on 'apply.'
  • Enter all the prescribed details mentioned in the AILET Exam 2024 form. Do not leave any section of the application form incomplete.
  • Submit the details and proceed to the payment gateway for submitting the AILET Exam Fees.
  • On the payment page, choose 'mode of payment' and verify the amount.

AILET Exam Fee

You can make the payment of AILET 2024 fees through online mode only with the help of Credit Cards/ Debit Cards/ Net Banking.

  • Candidates falling under the category of SC/ST below the poverty line have been exempted from paying the application fee.
  • After successful payment, you will receive a confirmation on your registered e-mail ID.

Candidate's Category

AILET 2024 Fee

Unreserved/ OBC/ EWS/ Foreign Nationals/ Kashmiri Migrants

Rs. 3500/-

SC/ ST and PwD candidates

Rs. 1500/-

Below Poverty Line Candidates of SC/ST

Exempted from AILET 2024 Application Fee

AILET 2024 Exam Pattern

As per the latest AILET Exam Pattern, the question paper will include 150 multiple-choice questions. The AILET Exam Pattern has been changed in 2022, and candidates must note the latest paper pattern to ace this exam in one chance.

  • NLU, Delhi tests candidates' knowledge based on different subjects, including English, Reasoning, and General Knowledge.
  • AILET Negative Marking: NLU has set the criteria for negative marking to encourage candidates to perform well in the entrance test. Each incorrect answer will cost you a deduction of 0.25 marks, i.e., four incorrect answers will lead to a deduction of 1 mark.
  • Although no prior knowledge of law or legal principles/legal terminology is required for the exam, legal concepts may be used to examine candidates' understanding and familiarity with legal reasoning in the logical reasoning portion.

The current pattern of the All India Law Entrance Test (AILET) is as follows:

Subjects

Sections

Number of Questions

Old Pattern

New Pattern

English Language

35

50

Current Affairs & General Knowledge

35

30

Logical Reasoning

10

70

Legal Aptitude

35

-

Elementary Mathematics (Numerical Ability)

35

-

Total

150

150

AILET Syllabus

Before exam preparation, you must go through the section-wise AILET 2024 Syllabus mentioned below. Covering the following topics would ensure that you are on the right track and help you prepare for the upcoming AILET 2024 efficiently. The NLU Delhi divides the AILET syllabus into 3 sections only, as Legal Aptitude and Mathematics have been removed in 2022. Note the table below to get the updated AILET Exam syllabus and be prepared accordingly.

Exam Section

Details of AILET Subjects

English Language

Synonyms & Antonyms

Reading Comprehension

Inference-based Questions

Para Jumbles

Word Usage

Vocabulary

Grammar

Logical Reasoning

Analogy

Blood Relations

Critical Reasoning

Directions

Series

Syllogism

General Knowledge

Awards & Honours

Current Affairs

Famous Personalities

UN Bodies

External Affairs

Sports

AILET 2024 Admit Card

The admit card for AILET will be released by NLUD after registration. Make sure you have your AILET 2024 application form number and password handy to download the admit card hassle-free. The exam authority will declare AILET Admit Card usually a few days before the exam on the official website. It is a must-have document for all applicants, as candidates will not be able to take the exam without the hall ticket.

The AILET Admit Card issued by NLU will contain essential particulars such as your name, date of birth, signature, photograph, reporting time, exam details, etc. You will not be allowed to enter the examination hall without admit card and valid photo ID proof.

How to Download AILET Admit Card?

Note the steps below to download the AILET 2024 Admit Card from the official website of NLUD.

  • Visit NLU Delhi's official website.
  • Use your AILET registration ID and password to log in.
  • There is a link to the admit card there.
  • On the screen, the AILET Exam Admit Card will be presented.
  • Take a printout of the admit card after downloading it and saving it.

AILET Exam Centres

The list of AILET Exam 2024 Test Centers will be released by the exam conducting authority on its official website. As per the latest official data, the following is the list of AILET Exam Centers for the All India Law Entrance Test.

State

AILET Test City

Punjab

Amritsar

Chandigarh

Karnataka

Bengaluru

Madhya Pradesh

Bhopal

Tamil Nadu

Chennai

Kerala

Kochi

Odisha

Cuttack

Delhi

New Delhi

Gujarat

Gandhinagar

Assam

Guwahati

Telangana

Hyderabad

Rajasthan

Jaipur

Jodhpur

Jammu and Kashmir

Jammu

West Bengal

Kolkata

Uttar Pradesh

Lucknow

Varanasi

Maharashtra

Mumbai

Nagpur

Bihar

Patna

Chhattisgarh

Raipur

How to Prepare for AILET?

The candidates preparing for AILET 2024 should have complete knowledge of the syllabus and exam pattern. Besides, conceptual clarity for all three exam sections, daily revisions and practice are highly essential to crack this exam with a good score. AILET Preparation requires complete coverage of the entire syllabus along with good conceptual clarity. Prepare a study plan as per your understanding of the syllabus and the time left for the exam. Parallelly, revise the syllabus numerous times for better retention and memorization to successfully beat the competition of the All India Law Entrance Test AILET.

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AILET Previous Year Papers

Candidates preparing for the AILET 2024 can also download & solve the previous year's papers to improve the overall scoring and solving speed. It is an excellent source of practice. The best way to ascertain the kind of questions asked in the exam and understand the exam pattern is by solving numerous AILET Question Papers. Solving the previous year's AILET papers gives you a clear picture of the upcoming exam and allows you to prepare accordingly.

Below we have provided the direct link to download AILET Previous Year Question Paper for the last few years. You can check these all and be prepared for the upcoming AILET 2024.

AILET Sample Paper

After completing each chapter, the candidates must also solve AILET Sample Paper as much as possible. Additionally, try to solve section exercises of each of the exam sections to gain conceptual understanding, accuracy, and speed.

AILET Exam Books

The candidates can follow expert-recommended AILET Books for section-wise preparation. Note the table below to get a list of section-wise list of AILET preparation Books for the upcoming exam.

Name of Books

Authors

Objective General English

S P Bakshi

Word Power Made Easy

Norman Lewis

Quick Learning Objective General English

RS Aggarwal

Manorama Yearbook

Mammen Mathew

Verbal and Non-Verbal Reasoning

RS Agarwal

Logical Reasoning

R K Gupta and Samiksha Gupta

AILET 2024 Cut Off

To know the actual level of competition in any exam, it is essential to go through the cutoff. AILET Cut Off helps us know the number of questions to be attempted accurately to beat the competition. Note the table below to get a list of the previous year's AILET Cut Off for NLUD final admission in UG courses.

Category

2022

2021

2020

2019

2018

General

87.75

100.5

75.25

72.25

71.25

Scheduled Caste

55.75

72.75

48

49.75

49.5

Scheduled Tribe

47.75

63.25

37

50

48.25

Persons with Disability

-

-

44.25

35.25

42.75

Kashmiri Migrants

69

78.5

52

35.25

40.25

Residents of Jammu & Kashmir

69.5

88.75

57

51.25

58

AILET Exam Analysis

Our experts will conduct AILET Analysis after the exam. AILET Exam Analysis gives valuable insights about the exam difficulty level and questions asked in the exam through the exam analysis. The AILET 2024 analysis includes section-by-section analysis, topic weightage, good attempts, and projected cutoffs Note the table below to know the section-wise difficulty level of the last year's AILET Exam.

Exam Sections

AILET Difficulty Level

English Language

Easy

Current Affairs & General Knowledge

Easy

Logical Reasoning

Moderate

Overall Level

Moderate

AILET 2024 Answer Key

The exam conducting authority will release the provisional AILET Answer Key first on its official website. It will be declared separately for UG and PG exams. Note the steps below to download the AILET 2024 Answer Key.

  • Visit the official site of the NLU Delhi
  • Click on the 'AILET Exam Answer Key' link.
  • Select the course for AILET 2024 'BA LLB or LLM'.
  • The answer key will appear on the screen.
  • Download the AILET Answer Key 2024 for future reference.

AILET Exam Result & Scorecard Announcements

NLUD will publish AILET Result for all the appeared candidates within a week on its official website. Exam-takers can visit the official website to check the AILET 2024 Merit List for the All India Law Entrance Test AILET. To check the mark sheet, you need to enter the roll number and password in the AILET Login section. The AILET 2024 Result will display separate merit lists, which include the combined merit list of shortlisted candidates, the marks-wise list, the roll number-wise list, and the category-wise list.

Candidates who clear the exam after the declaration of the AILET result will be called for the NLU admission process in the form of counselling.

AILET Merit List

The AILET 2024 Merit List for BA LLB and LLM courses is now announced by NLU Delhi. The application number, rank, marks, and roll number of all candidates who will take the AILET are included in the merit list. Candidates who will achieve a better rank in the AILET Exam Merit List cum rank list will be considered first for the final AILET Admission Procedure.

AILET Counselling

The candidates who have been shortlisted in the merit will get a call and invitation mail from NLUD to attend the AILET 2024 Counselling process. The complete schedule and process of counselling will be declared officially by NLUD on its official website.

Below are the steps that you need to follow to attend AILET Counselling Process.

  • Download the AILET 2024 call letter after the declaration of the result
  • Complete AILET Counselling Registration
  • Report AILET 2024 counselling venue as per the scheduled date
  • Verify your documents as the requirements
  • Pay AILET 2024 counselling fees of rupees 10,000/-

AILET Mock Test

You must practice the AILET Mock test to ensure that you are exam ready and are able to solve all kinds of questions in the exam. The AILET 2024 Test Series is curated by experts and it follows the latest exam pattern and question trend. You may begin with a free AILET mock test. Try to attempt these mock tests 2-3 times a week and strengthen your conceptual clarity for all the chapters and important topics.

FAQs on AILET 2024

  • All India Law Entrance Test AILET is the national-level Law Exam conducted by NLUD. The candidates have to appear for this exam if they are thinking of studying Law at National Law University, Delhi. The total AILET Exam Duration is 90 minutes, in which you have to answer 150 questions, asked from the below chapters.

    • English
    • Logical Reasoning
    • General Knowledge.
  • NLUD still has not released AILET 2024 Exam Date on its official website. The candidates can expect that the upcoming AILET Exam will be held tentatively by the mid of December 2023.

  • NLUD made a few changes in AILET Exam Pattern 2022, which was similar in 2023. Still now, no notification has been released by the exam conducting authority regarding the changes in AILET Exam Pattern 2024. So the candidates can expect the same pattern for AILET 2024.

  • The candidates have to pass the 10+2 exam with at least 50% in aggregate from a recognized board in any stream. However, the age limit is not counted in AILET 2024.

  • There is no upper age limit to take the AILET Exam. If the candidates qualify for the basic educational qualification, then they can apply for this exam.

  • The candidates must fill out AILET 2024 Application Form online on the official website of NLUD. Note the steps below to complete AILET Registration.

    • Register on the official website of NLUD
    • You will get AILET Login details after registration.
    • Login to the portal again.
    • Fill AILET Application Form and upload all the required documents.
    • Complete the payment process
    • Keep a hard copy of the AILET Registration Form for future reference.
  • You can begin your AILET preparation by going through the syllabus, assembling a booklist, and choosing the right AILET classes for you. You should complement your AILET Exam preparation with mock tests and test series.

  • As per the latest updates, the syllabus for AILET 2024 consists of all the topics from the below-mentioned chapters.

    • English
    • Logical Reasoning
    • General Knowledge.
  • The candidates can choose the below-mentioned books for AILET preparation.

    • Objective General English by S P Bakshi
    • Objective English for Competitive Examination BY Tata McGraw Hill
    • Quick Learning Objective General English BY R S Agarwal
    • Word Power Made Easy by Norman Lewis
    • Pratiyogita Darpan
    • Manorama Yearbook
    • Lucent’s General Knowledge
    • A Modern Approach to Logical Reasoning by R S Agarwal
    • Logical Reasoning by R K Gupta and Samiksha Gupta
  • CLAT and AILET are two law entrance exams in India. AILET stands for All India Law Entrance Test and CLAT stands for Common Law Admission Test. AILET is for admission in NLU while through CLAT you can seek admission to multiple colleges available.

  • There is no upper limit on the number of attempts for the AILET Exam. You can take as many attempts as you like. The only thing is that the candidates have to qualify for the basic educational qualification for AILET 2024.

  • The full form of AILET is the All India Law Entrance Test. The candidates appearing for the upcoming exam must be well-versed with the AILET Full Form and other details of this exam.

  • It is recommended to start your AILET Preparation as early as possible. If the candidates follow a strategic preparation plan, they can easily crack AILET in 3 Months. They need to maintain a daily time schedule for each exam section.

  • As per the latest updates and past year's trends, AILET 2024 will be conducted offline in pen-paper mode.

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