LSAT 2022 Exam: Notification, Exam Date, Latest Updates

LSAT 2022 Exam: Notification, Exam Date, Latest Updates

ByAkanksha Jigyasu  |  Updated on: Feb 22, 2022
LSAT 2022 exam dates has been released for May session! Check out details about LSAT 2022 below such as LSAT exam date, notification, syllabus, pattern, eligibility criteria, selection process, exam admit card details, etc.
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LSAT 2022 registration has started for the May session! Candidates can check all the important information like LSAT 2022 Notification, exam date, online application dates, etc. However, the LSAT 2022 January session result has been declared earlier. LSAC conducts the LSAT Exam through Computer Based Test (CBT) mode. Candidates who had appeared for the exam can now visit the official website, log in using their application number and password to download the LSAT January session result 2022 The LSAT exam is a 2 hour 20 minutes exam taken by the candidate who seeks admission to different LLB courses.

LSAT 2022 Exam Latest News

LSAT May Session Registration process has started. Candidates who wish to appear for the LSAT 2022 exam in the May session can now apply for the same on the official website. The LSAT India May Session will be conducted from 9th to 15th May 2022. Candidates seeking admission to various law courses should appear for the LSAT India 2022 exam. Law School Admission Council (LSAC) conducts the prestigious Law School Admission Test—India, LSAT exam for admission in various LAW colleges in India for undergraduate and postgraduate courses. It offers admission to more than 85 colleges all over the country. 

 

What is LSAT Exam?

LSAT is a common exam through which you can take admission in 82 law colleges based on your score. LSAT India acts as a platform to pave your way to do a law course from the Best Law Schools in India. Some LSAT participating colleges include O.P Jindal Global University’s Jindal Global Law School, Azim Premji University, JSS Law College, VIT Law School. Good LSAT India scores can help you in getting a scholarship as well in top law colleges. Even the qualifying candidates can get an opportunity to do a 3-year LLB course from anywhere across the world. 

LSAT 2022 Exam Highlights

Candidates can take a look at the LSAT India 2022 Exam overview in the table given below:

Name of the ExamLaw School Admission Test (LSAT) 2022
LSAT 2022 Exam ModeOnline (proctored)
Medium of Question PaperEnglish Language
LSAT Exam RecurrenceTwice a Year
Courses Offered by LSACBA LLB, BCom LLB, BBA LLB, BTech LLB, BSc LLB, LLB, LLM, and
Honors (in BBA LLB, BA LLB, and BCom LLB)
Exam Duration2 hours 20 minutes
LSAT Conducting BodyLaw School Admission Council

LSAT 2022 Important Dates

The important dates for LSAT India 2022 have been provided below.

EventsImportant Dates
Commencement of LSAT 2022 online application form18 Oct 2021
Last date to submit the LSAT 2022 application form03 Jan 2022 05 Jan 2022 up to 11:59 pm
The release date for the LSAT admit cardTo be notified
LSAT 2022 exam date15 Jan 2022 (January Session)
Starting 09 May 2022 (May Session)
LSAT provisional answer key release dateTo be notified
Declaration of LSAT resultsTo be notified
Counseling DatesTo be notified

LSAT 2022 Apply Online 

The online link to apply for the LSAT 2022 May session is active now. The last date to apply for the LSAT May session 2022 is 25 April 2022. Candidates can apply online for the LSAT 2022 exam through the direct link given below.

LSAT 2022 Apply Online for May Session

Candidates can also visit the official website to find the LSAT May 2022 registration link and follow the steps given below to apply online.

How to Apply For LSAT 2022 Online?

In order to apply online for LSAT 2022, you will need to have the following.

  • A valid email address and mobile number.
  • A scanned copy of your recent coloured passport size photograph
  • A scanned copy of your signature
  • Credit card or debit card for payment of the registration fee.

Step 1: You need to register yourself on https://www.discoverlaw.in/

Step 2: Enter your LSAT 2022 details.

Step 3: You will receive a registration no. and password on your phone no. and email.

Step 4: Log in using the registration no. and password to complete the LSAT 2022 Application Procedure.

Step 5: Enter your details.

Step 6: Upload your photograph and signature.

Step 7: Pay the application fee online.

Step 8: Lastly, take a printout of the application form and e-receipt for future reference.

LSAT 2022 Application Fee

ParticularsIntroductory discounted fee (Rs)Fee without any discount (Rs)
Registration fee for January test34993799
Registration fee for May test34993799
LSAC LawPrepsm Platinum collection (containing 10 practice tests)57996999

 

LSAT 2022 Eligibility Criteria 

Candidates can check the important parameters for LSAT Eligibility 2022 such as  age limit, educational qualification for different courses which are mentioned below:

Educational Qualification For LSAT 2022

Candidates can check the complete educational qualification for LSAT India 2022 exam. Candidates aspiring to take admission in different law courses should check the LSAT educational qualification before applying for the same.

  • For BA-LLB Course: A minimum of 45% marks in Class 12th Exam in any stream. 
  • For a 5-year integrated law program: Candidates must have completed class 12 from a recognized board or institution.
  • For Post Graduation (PG) LLM: At least a minimum of 45% marks in your Bachelor’s degree from a recognized University.

Age Limit For LSAT 2022

There is no upper age limit for the candidates applying for the LSAT 2022

LSAT Exam Pattern and Syllabus 2022

It is essential that the candidate is well versed with the detailed LSAT Exam Pattern 2022 and LSAT Syllabus 2022. The details are as follows:

LSAT 2022 Exam Pattern

There are a total of five sections in the LSAT 2022 Exam. But only four of the five sections contribute to the test taker’s score. These sections include one Reading Comprehension section, one Analytical Reasoning section, and two Logical Reasoning sections. The unscored section, commonly referred to as the variable section, typically is used to pretest new test questions.

  • The LSAT 2022 question paper will be set in English only.
  • All the questions will be Multiple Choice Objective Questions.
  • The test may be held in online mode for a duration of 2 Hours 20 Minutes.
  • There are a total of  4 sections which are || Reading Comprehension, Analytical Reasoning, Logical Reasoning-1, Logical Reasoning- 2
  • There is another section named ‘Variable’ of which the marks will not be included.
  • You will be provided with a sectional timing of 35 minutes for each section.
  • There will be a total of 92 questions for which the marking will be considered.
  • 1 Marks will be awarded for every correct answer.
  • There is no negative marking for an incorrect answer marked by you.

Section Type

Number of Questions

Duration

Analytical Reasoning

23

35 minutes

Logical Reasoning (1)

22

35 minutes

Logical Reasoning (2)

23

35 minutes

Reading Comprehension

24

35 minutes

Total

92 Questions

2 hours and 20 minutes 

Variable (Unscored Section)

23 questions

35 minutes

LSAT Syllabus 2022

The section-wise syllabus for LSAT 2022 has been discussed below.

LSAT Analytical Reasoning Syllabus 2022

The questions from this section will test deductive reasoning skills by requiring you to deduce what could or must be the case about a certain scenario, based on some rules and conditions. This will cover the following topics.

  • Logical conclusions
  • Relationships based on things, persons, or events
  • Statements and conclusions
  • Puzzle-solving passages based on the seating arrangement, Ordering, assignment, Grouping, etc.
  • Some legal statements and relationship-based problems 

They simulate the kinds of detailed analyses of relationships that a law student must perform in solving legal problems. 

LSAT Logical Reasoning 1 & 2 Syllabus 2022

The questions covering this section of the LSAT 2022 Question Paper will evaluate your ability to understand, analyze, criticize, and complete a variety of arguments contained in short passages. The questions test a variety of abilities involved in reasoning logically and thinking critically. These include:

  • recognizing the point or issue of an argument or dispute; 
  • detecting the assumptions involved in argumentation or chain of reasoning; 
  • drawing reasonable conclusions from given evidence or premises; • identifying and applying principles; 
  • identifying the method or structure of an argument or chain of reasoning; • detecting reasoning errors and misinterpretations;
  • \determining how additional evidence or argumentation affects an argument or conclusion; and 
  • identifying explanations and recognizing resolutions of conflicting facts or arguments

LSAT Reading Comprehension Syllabus

This section will analyse your reading ability, with understanding and insight, examples of lengthy and complex materials similar to those commonly encountered in law colleges. Moreover, you need to have a good vocabulary to master this section. 

The questions may ask about the following characteristics of a passage or pair of passages: 

  • the main idea or primary purpose; 
  • the meaning or purpose of words or phrases used;
  • information explicitly stated;
  • information or ideas that can be inferred; 
  • the organization or structure; 
  • the application of the information in a passage to a new context; and
  • the author’s attitude as it is revealed in the tone of a passage or the language used.

LSAT Selection Process 2022

Candidates can check the complete LSAT Selection Proces 2022 so that they have a  clear idea about how the LSAT exam helps in taking admission in various law colleges. 

  • Candidates have to apply online for the LSAT 2022 Exam for the desired session.
  • Candidates who successfully applied for the LSAT exam will be issued the LSAT Admit Card 2022
  • LSAT Exam Date 2022 will be mentioned on the LSAT Hall ticket 2022. Candidates will have to appear on the mentioned LSAT Exam Date and exam centre to write the LSAT exam.
  • Once the LSAT exam is successfully conducted, candidates can check the LSAT Result 2022 after a few days.
  • Candidates who will clear the LSAT exam 2022 will have to appear for the LSAT Counselling 2022 process so that they can get their respective colleges.

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LSAT Cut Off 2022: Check Previous Year Cutoff

No overall LSAT India 2022 cutoff will be released by LSAC Global. However, all the law colleges associated with LSAT India will be releasing their specific cutoffs for candidates seeking admission in their law schools on the basis of the LSAT India result. The LSAT India cutoff released by specific law schools will be the last rank at which a candidate will be given admission.

Factors Affecting LSAT India Cutoff 2022

The LSAT India cutoff 2022 will change from one course to another and from one college to another depending on various factors such as:

  • Total number of candidates who have taken the LSAT India 2022 Test
  • Availability of seats in LSAT India 2022 participating colleges.
  • LSAT India previous year cutoff trends.
  • Level of difficulty of LSAT Question Paper

The LSAT cut off 2022 will be released after the declaration of the LSAT 2022 Result and the cut off for every discipline will vary. The LSAT Cut off for 2020 is given below for the top colleges. 

Participating Colleges

Gen

OBC

SC

ST

PwD

ITM Law School

142.9

133.6

104.7

98.1

111.8

Alliance School of Law, Alliance University

145.2

132.6

102.4

99.1

109.1

AURO University, School of Law

131.9

104.6

81.2

83.7

49.2

School of Law, Ansal University

134.2

104.6

89

76

72

School of Law, Gitam University

122

109.1

80

62.1

60.1

J S S Law College

120.1

103

81

61

60

Central India College of Law

125

111.2

73

64

48

School of Law, K.R Mangalam University

121

101.2

71

60

51

Rajiv Gandhi School of Intellectual Property Law

119

104

62

51.1

46.2

K.L.E Society’s Law College

119

103

62

55

44

 

LSAT Exam Centers 2022

Candidates can check at the list of LSAT Exam Centers 2022 given below:

  • North: Chandigarh, Delhi (NCR), Jaipur, Lucknow, Dehradun
  • South: Bangalore, Chennai, Hyderabad, Kochi
  • East: Bhubaneswar, Kolkata, Raipur, Ranchi, Guwahati, Patna
  • West: Ahmedabad, Bhopal, Mumbai, Nagpur, Indore.
Name of InstituteCity Name
L J Institute S G Highway CampusAhmedabad
Alliance College of LawBangalore
Sagar Institute Of Research &TechnologyBhopal
Indus School Of EngineeringBhubaneswar
Rayat Bahra Chandigarh - Mohali CampusChandigarh
VIT Law CollegeChennai
Mount Abu Public SchoolDelhi
Bharti Public SchoolDelhi
Stanley College of Eng & TechHyderabad
Jagannath UniversityJaipur
ISC CollegeKochi
Patha Bhavan (Candidates)Kolkata
PATHA BHAVAN (Candidates)Kolkata
UPTECLucknow
Babasaheb Gawde Institute of TechnologyMumbai
G H Raisoni Law School, NagpurNagpur
MATS UniversityRaipur
Chotanagpur Law CollegeRanchi
Indore Institute Of LawIndore
Infinite DimensionDehradun
NEF Group Of CollegesGuwahati
Complete InformationTechnology Education Center (P) Ltd.Patna

 

Courses through LSAT 2022

The following courses will be offered through LAT 2022 exam to the candidates aspiring to take admissions in different law courses. These courses are mentioned below:

Courses offered at LSAT India 2022 

BA LLB

BCom LLB

BBA LLB

BBA LLB (Hons)

BA LLB (Hons.)

BCom LLB (Hons)

BTech LLB

BSc LLB

LLB

LLM

LSAT India Global Alliance Colleges 2022

The LSAC Global Law Alliance is a group of colleges and universities that provide the highest quality legal education to India's future lawyers. They are vital allies to LSAC Global as it works to advance the cause of justice by promoting quality, access, and equity in the legal education space.

Member institutions of the LSAC Global Law Alliance:

    • Set aside seats specifically for LSAT─India applicants
    • Offer scholarships specifically for LSAT─India applicants

The following Colleges are LSAC Global Alliance Member and India Affiliated Law Colleges

LSAC Global Alliance Member and India Affiliated Law Colleges

O.P Jindal Global University

JLU Law School

IFIM Law School

Vijaybhoomi School of Law, Vijaybhoomi University

SVKM’s NMIMS Kirit P. Mehta School of Law

Hindustan Institute of Technology and Science (Deemed to be University)

MIT-World Peace University (MIT-WPU), Faculty of Law

UPES (University of Petroleum and Energy Studies)

Adamas University

Vellore Institute of Technology, VIT Chennai

Faculty of Law, Manav Rachna University

Bennett University (Times of India Group)

Asian Law College

School of Law and Constitutional Studies, Shobhit Deemed University

JIS University

ISBR Law College

Vivekananda Global University

GITAM Law School

Indore Institute of Law

Kalinga University, Raipur

Lovely Professional University

ARKA Jain University

Mody University of Science and Technology

LSAT Admit Card, Score Card 2022

All the details concerning LSAT Admit Card 2020 are given below. Also, find the latest updates on scorecard, result and scorecard validity.

LSAT Admit Card 2022

The LSAT Admit Card 2022 is released 10 days before the LSAT Exam Date 2022. The LSAT Hall ticket is released online on the Discover Law Website. You will be required to enter your credentials such as user name and password in order to download the LSAT Admit Card for 2022.

Details specified on the LSAT 2022 Admit Card

The following details will be mentioned on the LSAT Admit Card 2022:

  • Name of the candidate
  • Application number
  • Roll number
  • Category
  • Course applied for admission
  • Preferred test centres with address
  • The timing of the exam & reporting hour

LSAT Score Card 2022

After the completion of the LSAT 2022 Exam, you will receive an email notification when your LSAT Scorecard 2022 is available for download from the registration site. Scores are generally available a few weeks after the test date. 

If you are willing to go for a rechecking of LSAT Scores or answer sheets, regardless of the reason for the request or the outcome of the rechecking, you can do so. The amount for rechecking of LSAT Score or Answer Sheet Rechecking is INR 1500/-

How to Download LSAT India Scorecard 2022?

Candidates can follow the steps mentioned below to download the scorecards.

  • Open the LSAT India 2022 official website - discoverlaw.in.

  • Select the LSAT India scorecard link

  • Enter your registration ID and password to login

  • The result of LSAT India 2022 will be displayed on the screen

  • Download and save the result for future reference

LSAT Score Validity 2022

Starting in 2019, an LSAT─India score became valid for 5 years. However, you should check with any law college you are considering whether they will accept a score received during the prior year.

LSAT Counselling 2022

LSAT 2022 Counselling will begin in online mode only after a few weeks of the declaration of result.

  • Students will be given the flexibility to choose the institution/ college and course they are applying for at the time of the counselling process, 
  • Students are supposed to freeze their seats for the process of admission and must submit all the required documents at the time of documents verification.

LSAT Scholarship 2022

LSAC is the conducting body of LSAT exam who will offer multiple scholarships to be conferred in January 2022 and May 2022 to eligible candidates. A total of 56 scholarships will be provided- 53 Topper Scholarships (50 for UG and 3 for PG) and 3 scholarships for the winners of the essay competition.

  • Topper Scholarship: This will be awarded to the top scorers of LSAT 2022 exam who wish to pursue UG courses at LSAC Global Law Alliance College. The candidates must be enrolled in any 5-year course at the college of their own choice. The scholarship amount for the top 50 toppers is given below:
    • Topper : ₹2,00,000 (INR two Lakhs only).
    • Second highest scorer: ₹1,00,000 (INR one Lakh only). 
    • Third highest scorer: ₹1,00,000 (INR one Lakh only). 
    • Fourth & fifth-highest scorer: ₹50,000 (INR fifty thousand only) each. 
    • Sixth to twenty-fifth highest scorer: ₹25,000 (INR twenty-five thousand only) each.
    • Twenty-sixth to fiftieth highest scorer: ₹15,000 (INR fifteen thousand only) each. 
  • 3 scholarships will be awarded to LSAT 2022 toppers who aspire to pursue PG Law courses at an LSAC Global Law Alliance College. The scholarship amount will be INR 200000 for the highest scorer and INR 100000 for the other 2 top scorers.
  • Shamnad Basheer Access to Justice Scholarship: This will be awarded to 3 candidate who win the essay writing competition on the topic ‘The Impact of Social Media- Promoting Inclusivity or Widening the Gap’. Only those candidates who are applying to a full-time 5 year Law course at LSAC Global Law Alliance College.  It will be judged by law practitioners and policymakers from India. The first ranker will be awarded INR 200000, while the other 2 will be awarded INR 100000 each.

LSAT Preparation Tips 2022

While you will receive credit for the correct answers, there is no negative marking or penalty for incorrect answers. Accordingly, be sure to save some time at the end of each section to fill in answers to any unanswered questions.

  • The first and foremost task for all LSAT 2022 aspirants is to make sure that they get familiar with the exam pattern and syllabus.
  • Get all the reference books and start your preparation without wasting time. Practice the questions each and every day. Do not skip any part.
  • Devote your time to the LSAT India 2022 Preparation with determination and sincerity in time. 
  • While practising for LSAT 2022, do take out some time to read newspapers, articles, and blogs to increase your reading time in the English Comprehension section. Take a note of the tough words and phrases and then jot down their meanings in a separate notebook. 
  • Improve your vocabulary by listening to podcasts, watching videos.
  • Take the practice test or mock tests for LSAT India 2022 under timed conditions only. It will help you to estimate the amount of time you spend on each question in a section. It will help you to recognize the time that you need to put on to solve a question in a short span of time.
  • Move to the next question if you get stuck in a particular question. You cannot devote extra time to a difficult section and make up that time on a section you find easier.
  •  Make sure that whatever attempt you make, you tick the correct answer.
  • Remember that there is no penalty for a wrong attempt, therefore make sure to attempt every question and mark the most appropriate response.

Books for LSAT Exam Preparation

The following books will be of utmost help to excel in the LSAT 2022 Exam. The following books have an in-depth explanation for a majority of tough questions.

  • PowerScore LSAT Bible Trilogy: This book is a must for easing your preparation for LSAT 2022. Do make sure to include this book for LSAT Preparation for 2022
  • The Official LSAT- India Handbook
  • Mometrix Test Preparation LSAFrederick SchauerT prep books
  • Introducing the LSAT: The Fox Test Prep quick and dirty LSAT primer
  • Thinking Like a Lawyer: A New Introduction to Legal Reasoning: Frederick Schauer
  • Superprep Book for LSAT India: Pearson VUE

LSAT Result 2022

The result for the LSAT is released in 15 to 20 days from the date of the LSAT 2022 Exam. You will receive a scaled score between 420 and 480, a score band, as well as a percentile rank.

Important Details Mentioned in LSAT India 2022 Result

The following details will be mentioned in the LSAT Result 2022

  • LSAT—India Registration Number

  • Date of score report

  • Programme name

  • Scaled score

  • Score band

  • Percentile

  • Test administration session

What After LSAT India Result Declaration?

The LSAC will release the scorecards of the candidates to the universities and colleges that are accepting the scores. Candidates will also get the scorecard copies through their login credentials on the official website. They will have to apply for admission to the law colleges separately using their LSAT India scores. These universities/colleges will then prepare a merit list based on the scores of all applicants and shortlist the candidates for admissions.

LSAT FAQs

  • LSAT 2022 India Application Form for the May session released on 5 January 2022.

  • LSAT India Eligibility 2022 mentions that candidates who have passed the 12th standard can take admission for BA.LLB or Five years integrated course. Candidates who are willing to take a PG Degree will have to be a graduate. The minimum percentage required is 45% for both UG and PG Courses.

  • There are four sections in the LSAT 2022 India Syllabus which include the Reading Comprehension section, one Analytical Reasoning section, and two Logical Reasoning sections. There is another section called ‘Variable’ which is an unscored section whose marks will not be added for the arrival of scores.

  • The LSAT 2022 exam will be conducted only in English Medium for all the sections.

  • Until 2019, LSAT used to be held in offline mode. However, due to COVID 19 pandemic, the LSAT 2020 was conducted in Online Mode. So, it is anticipated that the LSAT 2022 might be held in Online mode only.

  • You can prepare from Superprep Book for LSAT India, Pearson VUE, PowerScore LSAT Bible Trilogy, The Official LSAT- India Handbook for LSAT 2022 India Exam.

  • No. Candidates can not fill out the LSAT application form 2022 in offline mode. There is only a provision for the online mode of application form for the LSAT 2022 exam.

  • Yes, every section in the LSAT 2022 exam has a time limit. Each section is to be done within 35 minutes only. Candidates can spend only 35 minutes on one section.

  • Candidates achieving 80+ percentile can get admissions to top law colleges associated with the LSAT exam. LSAC releases LSAT India result in the form of percentile scores calculated on the basis of scores obtained by the candidate and number of candidates who appeared for the exam.

  • LSAT India is a common test with a uniform pattern and single question paper for admissions to five-year integrated LLB courses, three-year LLB courses, LLM courses or PhD courses in Law. Candidates can take the exam for admissions to more than 85 private law colleges in India. Whereas, CLAT and AILET have separate question papers for UG and PG courses

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