AILET Question Paper 2021: Previous Year Paper, Download PDF

AILET Question Paper 2021: Previous Year Paper, Download PDF

ByNeeraj Mishra  |  Updated on: Jul 31, 2021Check the AILET 2022 Exam Details along with Notification, Exam Date, Eligibility Criteria, Exam Pattern, Cut Off, Admit Card and Preparation Tips are also mentioned below.
Check the AILET 2022 Exam Details along with Notification, Exam Date, Eligibility Criteria, Exam Pattern, Cut Off, Admit Card and Preparation Tips are also mentioned below.
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AILET Question Paper 2021 

The AILET exam question paper 2021 is released on 30th July 2021. Candidates can download the AILET question paper pdf 2021 through the link that we have provided to you below.  AILET 2021 question paper will help you to understand the level of questions that were asked in the exam.

Get detailed AILET exam analysis 2021 to understand the question paper in a more comprehensive manner. You can also check the AILET answer key 2021 to tally the answers and calculate the score. 

Get expected AILET Cutoff 2021 to prepare for the selection process.

AILET Question Paper Details


The All India Law Entrance Test (AILET) conducted by National Law University, Delhi for admission to its law undergraduate course is regarded as India’s toughest entrance examination related to the legal fraternity. Additionally, it is also the most densely competed law entrance examination in the sub-continent wherein as many as 25,000 students compete for a meagre sum of 123 seats. Out of these 123 seats, 55 berths are reserved for students domiciled in Delhi. Therefore, applicants from Delhi enjoy a special edge over applicants coming from other regions across the country.

AILET Question Paper Pattern 2021

AILET 2021 exam comprises a total of 150 questions carrying 1 mark each. The total duration of the test is 90 minutes. The paper consists of 5 sections which are mentioned below in the table:


No. of Qs.

Max Marks




General Knowledge (Current Affairs, General Science, History,

Geography, Economics, Civics)



Legal Aptitude



Logical Reasoning



Elementary Mathematics (Numerical Ability)



Marking scheme

  • For each correct answer, a +1 mark will be awarded.
  • Negative Marking - For each wrong answer, 0.25 mark will be deducted.

AILET Previous Year Question Papers, Download PDF

Before appearing for the All India Law Entrance Test (AILET) 2021, a candidate should have complete knowledge of the previous year question papers. The AILET question papers are a complete guide to inform you about the exam structure, subjects and marks distribution in the paper. Understanding the AILET exam pattern, type of questions and the weightage of the individual section will help you to decide how much time you should devote to each section.

The previous year AILET question paper pdf will help you come up with the right strategy to boost up your preparation process. Below, you can find the previous year papers pertaining to 2020, 2019, 2018 and 2016  which will resolve all the doubts running in your mind regarding the type of questions of AILET 2021.

Concerned Years 

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AILET Question Paper 2021

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AILET Question Paper 2020

Download AILET 2020 paper

AILET Question Paper 2019


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AILET Question Paper 2018

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AILET Question Paper 2016

Download AILET 2016 paper

Benefit of AILET Sample Papers

One of the best resources for exam preparation is AILET sample papers. While using the AILET Previous year papers, candidates should keep the following points in mind.

  • Understand the syllabus and exam format and become familiar with them. Following a thorough analysis of the AILET paper, you will gain a better understanding of the paper pattern as well as the types of questions asked.
  • Check the AILET Cutoff to set a goal for yourself and plan ahead of time.
  • The AILET papers are the best resource for understanding the weightage distribution of the topics in the syllabus. Exam preparation should be tailored to the topic weighting and your abilities.

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  • AILET exam consists of 150 questions divided across 5 sections. You can download the AILET 2021 question paper from the direct link mentioned here. 

  • The unofficial AILET 2021 answer key will be available on 30 July 2021 after the exam. Candidates can download the question paper pdf along with the AILET 2021 answer key. NLU will release the official AILET answer key in two-stage, provisional answer key & final answer key. The provisional answer key calls for objections & changes if any and post the objection window, AILET final answer key 2021 is released. 

  • In 2020, AILET was held in a computer-based mode. However, the AILET exam 2021 will be conducted in pen and paper mode across exam centres. 

  • AILET paper is a Law entrance test for admissions to NLU, Delhi. The All India Law Entrance Test is held every year. NTA administers the exam on behalf of NLU.