CLAT 2024:  Notification, Exam Date, Registration, Pattern, Syllabus, Eligibility, Preparation

CLAT 2024: Notification, Exam Date, Registration, Pattern, Syllabus, Eligibility, Preparation

ByNeeraj Mishra  |  Updated on: Jan 27, 2023
The Consortium will release CLAT 2024 notification soon on its official website. Get details for CLAT 2024 Exam date, pattern, application form, syllabus, eligibility, and preparation tips. The CLAT Exam 2024 is expected to be held in December 2023.
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CLAT 2024 is expected to be held in December 2023. The exam conducting authority will release the CLAT Exam notification by the last week of January 2023 on its official website. Common Law Admission Test CLAT is a national level Law exam, conducted by the CLAT Consortium every year for shortlisting candidates for law admission in top NLUs in India. Last year, the CLAT exam was conducted twice: in June and in December. So, the candidates who want to join one of the top NLUs to study Law must start their preparation now for the upcoming CLAT 2024

The exam conducting authority will declare the official CLAT 2024 Exam Date online along with the exam notification. Considering last year's pattern, there are 5 exam sections in CLAT Syllabus: English, Maths, GK & Current Affairs, Logical Reasoning, and Legal Aptitude. The total time duration for CLAT 2024 is 120 minutes in which 150 questions need to be answered in total. Considering last year's analysis, the overall difficulty level of the CLAT Exam is usually moderate. CLAT 2024 will provide a chance to all the candidates who are dreaming of studying Law in the top law schools in India. Below we have shared all the relevant details that the candidates should comprehend before applying for the upcoming CLAT Exam 2024.

CLAT 2024

Every year, Consortium conducts CLAT Exam in the month of December to initiate law admission in top law schools in India like NLUs. In the last year, CLAT was conducted twice. The exam conducting authority will publish CLAT 2024 notification soon on its official website by the last week of January 2023. After that, CLAT officials will activate the direct link to fill out the application form for all aspiring candidates. Stay tuned with us to get all the updated information regarding CLAT 2024 and its official schedules

CLAT Exam 2024 Latest updates

Below we have shared all the important official schedules of CLAT 2024 for your reference.

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

Students must start their preparation as early as possible for the upcoming CLAT 2024 for both UG & PG in December 2023 by utilizing all the time and resources in a productive manner. In the last year, CLAT was successfully conducted on 18 December 2022.

What is CLAT?

The CLAT Entrance Exam is a nationwide Law Entrance Exam for candidates seeking admission to undergraduate (UG) and postgraduate (PG) law programmes at 22 NLUs and other private schools and universities that accept CLAT Scores. Additionally, the result of CLAT is also used for recruitment by some public organizations, such as ONGC and BHEL. CLAT 2024 will be administered by the Consortium of NLUs like every year for the candidates, who wish to study law from CLAT Accepting Colleges in India. CLAT is the most opted law entrance exam by candidates and it is seen that every year more than 50,000 applicants participate in the CLAT Exam.

CLAT 2024 consists of 5 sections, including English, Quantitative Techniques, GK & Current Affairs, Logical Reasoning, and Legal Aptitude. It is an offline pen-paper-based exam, in which in a total of 150 passage-based MCQs are asked. The total CLAT Exam duration is 120 minutes. The difficulty level of CLAT is usually moderate to difficulty, as the competition of this exam is high enough. So, if you are planning to appear in the upcoming CLAT, you must be aware of all the details of the exam to avoid last-minute miscommunication.

CLAT 2024 Exam Date

The Consortium of NLUs (popularly known as the CLAT Consortium) will release the CLAT 2024 Exam Date and application form soon on its official website. The notification of the CLAT Exam states the complete exam schedule for the undergraduate and postgraduate courses from the National Law Universities across the country. All the CLAT 2024 important dates, including exam dates, result declaration, and last date to apply, are mentioned below.

CLAT 2024 Events

CLAT 2024 Exam Date (Tentative)

CLAT Notification 2024 Release Date

January 2023

CLAT 2024 Application Form Start Date

To be Declared

The last date for CLAT 2024 apply online

To be Declared

CLAT Sample Question (First)

To be Declared

CLAT Sample Question (Second)

To be Declared

CLAT Sample Question (Third)

To be Declared

CLAT Admit card release date

To be Declared

CLAT 2024 Exam Date

December 2023

Provisional CLAT Answer Key

To be Declared

Last Date to Raise Objections

To be Declared

Final CLAT 2024 Answer Key

To be Declared

Declaration of CLAT Result 2024

To be Declared

CLAT 2024 counselling

To be Declared

CLAT Exam Day Schedule

The CLAT 2024 schedule is expected to be the same as the previous year. Note the table below to get an idea of the expected exam day schedules for the CLAT Exam.

Particulars

CLAT Exam Time (Expected)

Reporting begins

1:00 PM onwards

CLAT Exam 2024 begins

2:00 PM

CLAT 2024 ends

4:00 PM

Exiting examination halls

4:15 PM onward

CLAT Notification 2024

CLAT 2024 notification is expected to be released by the last week of January 2023. Along with the CLAT Exam 2024 notification, all the other important details, including exam application, registration dates, syllabus, and exam pattern will also be announced by CLAT Consortium. In 2023, CLAT Exam was successfully conducted on 18 December 2022. Read the below section to get all the details about the CLAT Entrance Exam 2024.

☛ Download CLAT Notification 2024 PDF (To be Activated)

CLAT Consortium

The CLAT Exam was administered by NLUs on a rotating basis until 2018. However, starting in 2019, a permanent body made up of institutions known as the Consortium of NLUs is conducting CLAT. The Consortium (also known as the CLAT Consortium) is headquartered at NLSIU Bangalore and consists of the following members:

  • An Executive Committee
  • The CLAT Convenor of the last year
  • The CLAT Convenor of the following year
  • Two co-opted Vice-Chancellors of NLU

In 2023, the Convenor of CLAT was Professor (Dr) Sudhir Krishnaswamy, Vice-Chancellor of NLSIU Bangalore. Professor Dr Poonam Saxena (Vice-Chancellor) had been elected as the president of the CLAT 2024 Consortium.

CLAT Full Form

The candidates appearing for the upcoming CLAT 2024 must be well-versed with all the details of the exam and the Full Form of CLAT. You may know that the CLAT Full Form is the Common Law Admission Test. It is conducted by NLU Consortium every year to shortlist the candidates for law admission in different UG and PG courses. The candidates who will clear the cut-off in CLAT 2024 will get a chance to study law in the top 22 NLUs in India. So, before applying for CLAT Exam, go through all the details and be comfortable with the syllabus, exam pattern, and eligibility criteria for this exam.

CLAT Entrance Exam Highlights

Check out the important details about the CLAT 2024 below:

Features

Highlights of CLAT 2024

CLAT Full Form

Common Law Admission Test

CLAT 2024 will be Conducted By

Consortium of NLUs

CLAT Exam Frequency

Once a year (in the Month of December)

Exam Type

National-Level Law Entrance Test

CLAT Mode

Offline Pen-Paper Based

Application Mode

Online

CLAT Exam Duration

2 hours

Test Takers

Approx. 59,000

CLAT 2024 Official Website

https://clatconsortiumofnlu.ac.in/

Contact Details

Email: clat@consortiumofnlus.ac.in

Phone: 08047162020

Time: 10:00 am to 05:00 pm on all working days

Who is Eligible for CLAT?

Before filling out the application form, candidates need to ensure that they fulfil the CLAT Eligibility 2024. It is a set of eligibility criteria for the candidates to appear in CLAT 2024, which include the age limit and educational qualifications. The candidates must fulfil CLAT Exam eligibility criteria to advance further in the selection process. Here, we have listed download all the basic details of CLAT 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 CLAT. But they have to submit proof of their education during the counselling process.

CLAT Age Limit

The candidates must fulfil the officially prescribed CLAT Age Limit to be able to take part in the exam. As per the eligibility criteria of the CLAT 2024, there are no age-limit criteria for candidates applying for the exam for PG or UG. If the candidates fulfil the basic educational requirements, then they can take part in the CLAT Exam 2024.

CLAT Educational Qualification

The details about the CLAT Exam educational qualification are mentioned below. The candidate must have completed 10+2 or an equivalent examination from a recognized university or board. Candidates who have passed class 12th are eligible to take the Common Law Admission Test CLAT 2024. However, such candidates will only be considered for admission if they meet all of the other eligibility conditions mentioned below.

  • The candidate should qualify for the class 12th or equivalent exam from a recognized board or university.
  • For General/OBC/Specially-abled persons (SAP), the percentage criteria are 45%.
  • For SC/ST, the percentage criteria are 40%.

CLAT 2024 Admission Process

The CLAT Selection Process 2024 consists of the following stages:

  • CLAT 2024
  • CLAT Counselling
  • CLAT Merit List

In the CLAT counselling round, the candidates will be granted a seat in the preference order of the NLU (as filled in the CLAT application F=form) based on seat availability and merit list. Note the table below to get an idea of the seat availability details in NLUs.

CLAT Seats in NLUs

You can view the college-wise seat availability under CLAT Exam for admission to the law courses from the table below.

Total Seats in CLAT Exam - UG LLB Programmes

Name of the Participating Institute

Number of Seats Available for B.A. LL.B. (Hons.)

National Law School of India University (NLSIU), Bangalore

80

Nalsar University of Law, Hyderabad

105

The National Law Institute University, Bhopal

120

The West Bengal National University of Juridical Sciences, Kolkata

127

National Law University, Jodhpur

115

Hidayatullah National Law University, Raipur

180

Gujarat National Law University, Gandhinagar

180

Rajiv Gandhi National University of Law, Punjab

180

Dr Ram Manohar Lohiya National Law University, Lucknow

178

Chanakya National Law University, Patna

120

The National Law University of Advanced Legal Studies, Kochi

60

National Law University Odisha, Cuttack

120

National University of Study & Research in Law, Ranchi

120

National Law University & Judicial Academy, Assam

120

Damodaram Sanjivayya National Law University, Visakhapatnam

120

Tamil Nadu National Law School, Tiruchirapalli

104

Maharashtra National Law University, Mumbai

50

Maharashtra National Law University, Nagpur

120

Maharashtra National Law University, Aurangabad

50

CLAT 2024 Registration

CLAT Registration 2024 is expected to be started by August 2023 on the official website of the Consortium. Last year, the official tenure of CLAT Registration was from 8 August 2022 to 18 November 2022. The application form for CLAT 2024 can be filled out online from the official website of the Consortium of NLUs after it is released. CLAT Exam fee 2024 is expected to remain same as the last year.

How to Fill CLAT Application Form?

Follow the steps mentioned below to complete the online registration process for CLAT Exam 2024.

  • Step 1: Visit the official website to complete CLAT 2024 registration
  • Step 2: To register, fill in the details like name, mobile number, email address, and password.
  • Step 3: Log in to the website using the mobile number and password.
  • Step 4: Fill out the CLAT 2024 Application Form and mentioned all the required details.
  • Step 5: Upload the scanned copy of documents: Photograph, Signature, Domicile Certificate/ reserved category certificates.
  • Step 6: Payment of CLAT Exam fees

Document Specifications for CLAT

Note the table below to get all the specifications for the documents that must be uploaded during CLAT 2024 Registration.

Document Required for CLAT

Image size (maximum)

Format

Photograph

500 KB

jpg/jpeg

Signature

100 KB

jpg/jpeg

State domicile certificate

2 MB

PDF

CLAT Exam Fees 2024 for UG

You can check the CLAT 2024 fees in the table below:

Candidate's Category

CLAT 2024 Exam Fees

General/OBC/SAP and other category candidates

₹ 4000/-

SC/ST category candidates

₹ 3500/-

CLAT Exam Pattern

CLAT 2024 consists of a total of 5 sections, including English, Math, Current Affairs & GK, Legal Reasoning and Logical Reasoning. The CLAT Exam duration is 120 minutes, in which a total of 150 questions are asked. Every question contains one mark each, and there is a negative marking of -0.25 marks for every incorrect answer in CLAT 2024. Check the Latest CLAT Exam Pattern for a better understanding.

CLAT Exam Sections

No. of MCQs

Maximum Marks

Approximate Weightage (in %)

English Language

28-32

28-32

20

Current Affairs, including General Knowledge

35-39

35-39

25

Logical Reasoning

28-32

28-32

20

Legal Reasoning

35-39

35-39

25

Quantitative Techniques (Elementry Mathematics up to Class 10)

13-17

13-17

10

Total

150

150

100

CLAT Exam Pattern

CLAT Syllabus

Go through the CLAT 2024 Syllabus for UG in a detailed manner before the exam preparation. We have also provided below the direct link for the CLAT Syllabus PDF download.

CLAT Exam Syllabus for UG PDF Download

CLAT Subjects

Topics to be Covered in CLAT 2024

CLAT English Language (including Comprehension)

Analogies, Spotting Errors, Spelling Errors, Word Rearrangement, Synonyms, One Word Substitution, Antonyms, Cloze Test, Sentence Rearrangement, Sentence Improvement, Reading Comprehension, Idioms & Phrases, Fill in the blanks.

CLAT Quantitative Techniques (Elementary Maths)

Areas, and Volumes, Percentage, Simplification & Approximation, Partnerships, Ratio, HCF & LCM, Discounts, Profit & Loss, Proportion, Interest, Averages, Surds & Indices, Square Roots, Fractions & Decimals and Number Systems.

General Knowledge & Current Affairs

Static GK, Current happenings, Science & Technology, Sports, Economics, History, Geography, Politics

CLAT Logical Reasoning

Ranking, Syllogism, Coding-Decoding, Time & Sequence, Blood Relations, Distance and Direction, Statement & Assumption/ Argument/ Conclusion/ Course of action, Series, Number Test, analogy, Alphabet Test, Classification

Legal Aptitude for CLAT

Important Supreme Court Judgments; Important and recent acts and amendments of the legislature; Important topics from Contract law, Criminal law, tort law, and Constitutional law; Legal GK and current affairs; International treaties and conventions affecting national legal framework, etc.

CLAT 2024 Admit Card

The admit card for CLAT will be released by NLU after registration. Make sure you have your CLAT 2024 application form number and password handy to download the admit card hassle-free. The exam authority will declare CLAT Admit Card usually 15 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. Candidates can download CLAT 2024 Admit Card through the below-mentioned process.

  • Open the official website of the Consortium CLAT 2024.
  • Enter your CLAT Exam application number and date of birth on the login page
  • Click on the 'Download CLAT UG Admit Card' link and save the admit card pdf.
  • Candidates must cross-check all the details mentioned in the CLAT Admit Card.

CLAT Exam Centres 2024

Rather than 67 cities across India, CLAT Exam in the last year was held in 84 cities across the country. Depending on the number of candidates taking the law entrance exam, each city will have multiple CLAT Exam Centres. While filling out the application form, candidates can choose three CLAT test cities according to their convenience. It is important to note that the candidates must have the following documents with them when visiting the CLAT 2024 Exam Centre.

  • CLAT Admit Card
  • Identity proof in original (Driving License/Aadhaar Card/PAN Card)

CLAT Exam Centre List

The following is a revised list of CLAT 2024 Centres.

CLAT Exam Centre & Test City

Agra

Haldwani

New Delhi

Ahmedabad

Hisar

Patiala

Allahabad

Hooghly

Patna

Amrawati (Maharashtra)

Hubli / Dharwad

Puducherry

Amritsar

Hyderabad

Pune

Aurangabad

Imphal

Raipur

Barasat

Indore

Rajahmundry

Barrackpore

Jabalpur

Ranchi

Bengaluru

Jaipur

Salem

Bhopal

Jalandhar

Shillong

Bhubaneshwar

Jammu

Shimla

Bilaspur

Jamshedpur

Siliguri

Calicut

Jodhpur

Sonepat

Chandigarh

Kanpur

Srinagar

Chennai

Kanyakumari

Surat

Chittor/Tirupathi

Kolkata

Thane

Coimbatore

Kota

Thiruvananthapuram

Cuttack

Kottayam

Tiruchirappalli

Dehradun

Kurnool

Tirunelveli

Durg

Kurukshetra

Vadodara

Ernakulam

Lucknow

Varanasi

Faridabad

Madurai

Vellore

Gandhinagar

Mangalore

Vijayawada

Gangtok

Meerut

Visakhapatnam

Ghaziabad

Mohali

Mumbai

Gorakhpur

Greater Noida/ Noida

Muzaffarpur

Gurugram

Mysore

Nagpur

Guwahati

Gwalior

Navi Mumbai

How to Prepare for CLAT?

The candidates preparing for CLAT 2024 should have complete knowledge of the exam pattern and syllabus. Conceptual clarity for all the exam sections, daily practice and time management skills are extremely important to score a good rank in CLAT Exam. You can follow the expert's recommended CLAT Preparation Tips to ensure a result-oriented preparation.

To begin with, learn How Much Time is Required to Prepare for CLAT. Depending on the time left for the CLAT 2024, plan a daily timetable for CLAT preparation as per your requirements to have a disciplined approach.

For better preparation for the CLAT 2024, it is crucial to study from the best available sources. Also, ensure that you are consistent in your CLAT Exam preparation and regularly revise the syllabus.

CLAT Previous Year Question Paper

To improve the solving speed, you must practice CLAT Question Papers lots of time after completing the syllabus. It provides valuable insight into the kinds of questions asked on each topic, difficulty level, and how you can improve your CLAT 2024 preparation.

  • If you solve CLAT Exam papers regularly, you will understand the areas to which you have to give more attention.
  • Solving CLAT papers will increase your solving speed and accuracy.
  • The candidates can easily understand whether they have completed the syllabus or not.
  • It will help you to check your preparation level.

☛ Also Read CLAT Important Topics that are needed to be focused on more.

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

CLAT Exam Books

Tabulated below are some of the Best Books for CLAT 2024 Preparation.

CLAT 2024 Sections

CLAT Best Books

Legal Aptitude

Universal's CLAT Guide, Legal Awareness and Legal Reasoning by A.P. Bhardwaj

Logical Reasoning

Verbal and Non-Verbal Reasoning by R.S. Aggarwal, Analytical Reasoning by M. K. Pandey

Elementary Mathematics

Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive Examinations (English) by RS Aggarwal

English Language

Word Power Made Easy, High School English Grammar and Composition by Wren & Martin

CLAT Cut Off

It is vital to note the past year's CLAT Exam Cut Off to analyze the difficulty level of the exam. It is the minimum mark that you need to score to get admission to the college. You can view the CLAT college-wise cutoff marks for previous years. You can check the previous year's cut-off of CLAT in the table below.

Sl. No.

NLUs

CLAT Opening Rank

CLAT Closing Rank

1

NLSIU Bengaluru

1

85

2

NALSAR Hyderabad

08

162

3

WBNUJS Kolkata

117

257

4

NLU Jodhpur

155

378

5

NLIU Bhopal

217

451

6

GNLU, Gandhinagar

33

430

7

RMLNLU, Lucknow

377

756

8

HNLU, Raipur

430

837

9

RGNUL, Patiala

437

1184

10

NLUO, Odisha

470

1193

11

MNLU, Mumbai

64

548

12

NUALS, Kochi

413

1315

13

CNLU, Patna

932

1412

14

MNLU, Nagpur (B.A.LL.B)

796

1657

15

(TNNLU), Tiruchirappalli

807

2024

16

NUSRL, Ranchi

933

1729

17

DSNLU, Visakhapatnam

1002

1617

18

NLUJA, Assam

1131

1917

19

HPNLU, Shimla

1056

2477

20

NLU, Sonepat

1094

2481

21

MPDNLU, Jabalpur

1314

2399

22

MNLU, Aurangabad

1390

2500

CLAT Exam Analysis

Our exam experts will conduct CLAT Analysis after the exam. CLAT Exam Analysis gives valuable insights about the exam difficulty level and questions asked in the exam through the exam analysis. The CLAT 2024 Analysis contains all the important details about the exam, such as the kinds of questions asked, topics asked under each section, the difficulty level of the exam, section-wise analysis, good attempts, expected cutoff, and more. Note the table below to check the last year's CLAT Exam Analysis, number of questions, and section-wise difficulty level.

CLAT Exam Section

Number of Questions

CLAT Difficulty Level

English

30

Moderate

Current Affairs, Including GK

35

Moderate to Difficult

Legal Reasoning

40

Moderate (Lengthy)

Logical Reasoning

30

Easy

Quantitative Techniques

15

Moderate to Difficult (Lengthy)

Overall

150

Moderate to Difficult

CLAT Answer Key

The exam conducting authority will release the provisional CLAT Answer Key 2024 first on its official website. CLAT Consortium will declare the answer key separately for UG and PG exams. Note the steps below to download the answer key for CLAT Exam from the official website.

  • Visit the official website of the NLU Consortium
  • Check the 'Notification' Section.
  • Find the 'CLAT 2024 answer key and objection tab.
  • Choose your program (UG or PG), and click on it.
  • You will be redirected to a PDF file of the CLAT answer key
  • Download it and save it on your device

CLAT Exam Result & Scorecard

The Consortium of NLUs will declare CLAT 2024 Result along with the scorecard after the exam. In the last year, the CLAT result cum scorecard was released on 23 December 2022.

The authority releases the CLAT Exam result in the form of scorecards on consortiumofnlus.ac.in, which includes information such as sectional and total marks and rank. Note the steps below to download CLAT Result 2024 for both UG and PG law programs.

  • Log in to the CLAT Website.
  • Enter your CLAT Login Details
  • Select view results from the drop-down menu.
  • On the screen, the CLAT Result 2024 will be presented.
  • Save it to your computer for future use.

CLAT Merit List

NLU will release the CLAT Rank List 2024 PDF and the scorecard on the official website. Candidates can check the consolidated all-India merit list for CLAT Exam law admissions by downloading the CLAT 2024 Merit List online from the official website. The merit list contains the rank, admit card number, and total marks.

CLAT 2024 Seat Allotment

Candidates who will successfully complete the registration and submit the counselling fee will be considered for CLAT Seat Allotment 2024. The CLAT Exam rank and NLU option submitted by the applicant will be considered for the CLAT Seat Allotment. Candidates can check the complete CLAT Seat Allotment list for both 5 - Year Integrated Law Programme and LL.M. Programme, after the release of the CLAT 2024 Seat Allotment list.

Check your name and status in the CLAT UG Allotment list. You have three options after the list,

  1. Accept the CLAT seat
  2. Apply for an upgrade
  3. Exit from the CLAT admission process

CLAT Counselling

The CLAT 2024 Counselling list will be uploaded on the official website of CLAT. The complete schedule and process of counselling are declared by the Consortium of NLUs.

  • Candidates should take note of the change in scheduling and register for CLAT Counselling appropriately. In addition, instead of three times as previously announced, the Counseling invitation will be extended to about five times the amount of seats in each category.
  • Only those candidates whose names / admit card numbers appear on the CLAT Counselling 2024 list are eligible to register for counselling. Candidates will receive an invitation to register for counselling by SMS and email. Candidates who do not complete the registration for CLAT Counselling will not be considered for allotment.

CLAT Online Coaching

To help you effectively prepare for CLAT 2024, we have shared a classroom program taken by a team of expert mentors. CLAT Online Coaching 2024 enables you to understand the live classes' topics, study material, and mock tests. It is one of the best coachings for CLAT preparation.

CLAT Online Coaching by BYJU'S Exam Prep provides flexible class schedules so that candidates can prepare for CLAT 2024 efficiently. These are also convenient for candidates who are preparing for CLAT Exam while studying and working. CLAT 2024 Online Coaching will allow you to study at your own pace at your convenience.

CLAT Mock Test

To ensure that your CLAT 2024 preparation is streamlined and to improve your level of preparation, practice the latest CLAT Test Series to know the types of questions being asked in the exam and the difficulty level. Identify your strong and weak areas to analyze your exam preparation and score good marks in the exam.

CLAT Quiz

The candidates must revise and practice the CLAT 2024 questions regularly. The more you revise, the better you will learn. Practice CLAT Quiz online for the latest pattern questions and ensure you are well-prepared to solve all questions during the exam.

FAQs on CLAT 2024

  • CLAT or Common-Law Admission Test (CLAT) is a nationwide law entrance exam that is conducted once a year for admission to undergraduate (UG) and postgraduate (PG) law programmes at 22 National Law Universities (NLUs). The CLAT Exam is administered by the Consortium of NLUs. In the last year, CLAT was successfully held on 18 December 2022. 

  • You can download CLAT 2024 Notification PDF from the direct link mentioned in the above post or visit the official website of the Consortium of National Law University (NLUs) at consortiumofnlus.ac.in.

  • The exam conducting authority still not release CLAT 2024 Exam Date on its official website. The candidates can expect that CLAT Exam 2024 can be tentatively held on December 2023.

  • A candidate must have cleared 10+2 examination or its equivalent from a recognized board with a minimum percentage of 45% marks for General/ OBC/PWD/NRI/PIO/OCI categories (40% for SC/ST). However, there's no age limit for CLAT UG Course.

  • Yes, you can enrol yourself to appear in CLAT 2024 UG Exam while studying in the 12th standard. However, you will be asked to produce evidence of passing the qualifying examination at the time of admission.

  • The Consortium conducts the Common Law Admission Test in pen and paper mode every year. Thus, this year too CLAT 2024 will be held in offline mode. Read the above article to know all the details about CLAT.

  • As per the data released by the official, a total of 61,574 students appeared for CLAT Exam in 2022. Of which 53, 574 gave the undergraduate exam, and over 8,000 appeared for the CLAT PG exam.

  • The selection process for CLAT 2024 Exam will be held in the following stages:

    • CLAT Entrance Exam
    • Counselling
    • Merit List
  • There is no maximum limit for attempting CLAT. As long as the candidate fulfils the CLAT 2024 eligibility criteria, he can appear for both CLAT UG & PG exam.

  • Yes, the CLAT Exam is conducted in the English language only. However, as per the media reports, the Bar Council of India is planning to conduct the CLAT Exam in other languages in near future.

  • Yes, a student of any stream and age can appear for CLAT 2024if he has qualified class 12th with a minimum percentage of 45% marks. Relaxation is given to the candidates belonging to the reserved categories.

  • Following are the various courses provided by the National Law Universities:

    • B.A. LL.B. (Hons.)
    • B.Com. (LL.B.) (Hons.)
    • B.SC (LL.B.) (Hons.)
    • BB.A. LL.B. (Hons)
  • A total of 22 national law universities are participating institutes of CLAT Exam. Of which all colleges offer UG or LLB courses, whereas 19 offer only PG or LLM courses.

  • No, the CLAT 2024 Application Form can be filled out in online mode only. We have provided the direct link to fill out the CLAT Application Form in the above post.

  • The Full Form of CLAT is Common Law Admission Test. The candidates who are interested in this exam must know the CLAT Full Form, including the other details, like date, registration process, eligibility, topics to be covered, exam pattern, and more.

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