CLAT Colleges: CLAT Participating Institute Rank Wise List in India

CLAT Colleges: CLAT Participating Institute Rank Wise List in India

ByNeeraj Mishra  |  Updated on: Aug 10, 2022
Check out the best CLAT Colleges in India rank-wise list. Also, get all the details NIRF Ranking of CLAT Universities in India. Go through the state-wise List of Law Colleges in India.
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CLAT Colleges in India provide high-class legal education with wider career opportunities. The admission process in all the institutes participating in CLAT depends on the score of a candidate in the CLAT Entrance Exam. There are 22 National Law Universities, which are also considered as CLAT Universities, shortlist the candidates on the basis of their CLAT Score and academic performances. 

Additionally, there are a few other private CLAT Colleges which provide inculcating training in the field of law in our country. Here our experts have presented a List of Law Colleges in India, based on their rank, and more. Read the below article to learn about CLAT Colleges in India.

What are CLAT Colleges?

There are 22 NLUs and 60 public and private Colleges and CLAT Universities across the country that accepts CLAT scores. These CLAT Colleges have signed the MoU with the Consortium of NLUs for accepting the applicants on the basis of their ranks. It is mandatory for the candidates appearing for the upcoming exam to be well versed in the CLAT Colleges in India and the ranks required to take admission in these colleges. Below, we have mentioned the rank-wise List of Law Colleges in India for your reference. Stay updated with the CLAT Registration Process.

List of Top CLAT Universities

abulated below is the list of CLAT Colleges in which every candidate wants to study. You can also check the CLAT Cut Off and closing rank for the admissions below. 

Sl. No.

CLAT NLUs (National Law Universities)

Cutoff Rank required in CLAT to get admission in top CLAT colleges of India

(Closing rank)

Location

CLAT seats in 2022

1.

National Law School of India University (NLSIU)

58

Bangalore

120

2.

National Academy of Legal Study and Research (NALSAR) University of Law

128

Hyderabad

96

3.

The West Bengal National University of Judicial Sciences (WBNUJS)

226

Kolkata

67

4.

National Law University, Jodhpur

354

Jodhpur

104

5.

Gujarat National Law University (GNLU)

468

Gandhinagar

130

6.

Rajiv Gandhi National University of Law (RGNLU)

926

Patiala

157

7.

National Law Institute University, Bhopal

376

Bhopal

51

8.

National Institute of advanced legal Sciences (NUALS)

983

Kochi

29

9.

Dr. Ram Manohar Lohiya National Law University (RMNLU)

694

Lucknow

81

10.

Hidayatullah National Law University (HNLU)

638

Raipur

80

11.

National Law University, Orissa

953

Cuttack

119

12.

National University of Study and research in law (NUSRL)

1088

Ranchi

60

13.

Chanakya National Law University

1098

Patna

54

14.

National law university and Judicial Academy (NLUJAA)

1299

Guwahati

31

15.

Damodaram Sanjivayya National Law University (DSNLU)

1292

Vishakhapatnam

54

16.

The Tamil Nadu National Law School (TNNLS)

1412

Tiruchirapalli

57

17.

Maharashtra National Law University (MNLU)

512

Mumbai

37

18.

Maharashtra National Law University (MNLU)

-

Aurangabad

23

19.

Maharashtra National Law University (MNLU)

1190

Nagpur

45

20.

Himachal Pradesh National Law University (HPNLU)

-

Shimla

90

21.

Dharmashastra National Law University

-

Jabalpur

60

22.

DR. B.R. Ambedkar National Law University (DBRANLU)

-

Sonepat

90

Applicants who aspire to get admission into the Top CLAT Colleges in India must ensure that their preparation for the exam is in a well-planned and comprehensive manner. To begin with, a clear understanding of the CLAT Exam Pattern and CLAT Syllabus is very important. 

CLAT Colleges in India Rank Wise

Note the table below to get NIRF Ranking 2022 list for Top CLAT Colleges in India.

Top CLAT Universities

NIRF Ranking 2022

National Law School of India University- Bangalore

1

National Law University - Delhi

2

Symbiosis Law School - Pune

3

Nalsar University of Law - Hyderabad

4

The West Bengal National University of Juridicial Sciences - Kolkata

5

Indian Institute of Technology - Kharagpur

6

Jamia Millia Islamia - New Delhi

7

Gujarat National Law University - Gandhinagar

8

Siksha `O` Anusandhan - Orissa

9

National Law University - Jodhpur

10

Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology - Orissa

11

Aligarh Muslim University - Uttar Pradesh

12

Lovely Professional University - Punjab

13

Saveetha Institute of Medical and Technical Sciences - Chennai

14

National Law Institute University - Bhopal

15

Christ University - Bangalore

16

Dr. Ram Manohar Lohiya National Law University - Lucknow

17

The Rajiv Gandhi National University of Law - Patiala

18

Shanmugha Arts Science Technology & Research Academy - Tamilnadu

19

Banaras Hindu University - Uttar Pradesh

20

University of Petroleum and Energy Studies - Uttarakhand

21

National University of Study & Research in Law - Ranchi

22

Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University - New Delhi

23

National Law University and Judicial Academy - Assam

24

National Law University - Orissa

25

Army Institute of Law - Mohali

26

Amity University - Haryana, Gurgaon

27

Sikkim Government Law College - Burtuk

28

Indian Law Institute - New Delhi

29

Panjab University - Chandigarh

30

After National Law Universities, there are several private Law Colleges Accepting CLAT Scores for law programs admissions. So, if are not able to secure a seat in NLUs in India, do not worry.

FAQs on CLAT Colleges

  • CLAT Colleges include 22 National Law Universities and 61 private law colleges and universities across the country that accept CLAT Score. The NIRF Ranking of CLAT Universities is also provided above.

  • You can check the rank-wise list of CLAT Colleges in the above post. We have also shared the list of private colleges that accept CLAT scores for your reference.

  • Excluding supernumerary, extra, NRI and FN seats, a total of 3,558 college seats will be filled through CLAT 2022 exam. Of which 2,644 are reserved for UG courses and 914 for PG or LLM courses.

  • After completing the law course from CLAT Universities, the candidates start their careers as a professional in Law Colleges. Additionally, they can join as a Legal Supervisor, Legal Assistance, and Tax Consultant in various national and international colleges. 

  • The Top 5 CLAT Colleges in India are as follows:

    • National Law School of India University- Bangalore
    • National Law University - Delhi
    • Symbiosis Law School - Pune
    • Nalsar University of Law - Hyderabad
    • The West Bengal National University of Juridicial Sciences - Kolkata
  • If you are interested in joining CLAT Universities to study law, then it is compulsory that you have to clear CLAT Cut Off. Additionally, the candidates must pass 10+2 study for UG and Bachelors degree for PG Courses. Check the official website of the respective CLAT Colleges to know if there are any special requirements for final admission.

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