NLAT Exam Timings 2020: 3 Batch, Reporting, Exam Start and End Time

By Neeraj Mishra|Updated : September 10th, 2020

NLAT Exam Time & Batches 2020: As per the official website of National Law School of India (NLSIU) Bengaluru, NLAT (UG) 2020 will be conducted in 3 batches in an online home-based examination on 12th September. The test will be held for the Admission process at NLSIU for the five-year BA. LL.B. Undergraduate Programme. 

Following are the details of the timing for NLAT 2020 Exam Batches. The total duration of the NLAT 2020 exam is of 45 minutes.

NLAT Exam Timings 2020


NLAT Timings

Batch 1

Reporting Time: 12:00 pm

Exam Start Time: 12:30 pm

Exam End Time: 1:15 pm

Batch 2

Reporting Time: 1:45 pm

Exam Start Time: 2:15 pm

Exam End Time: 3:00 pm

Batch 3

Reporting Time: 3:30 pm

Exam Start Time: 4:00 pm

Exam End Time: 4:45 pm


NLAT Exam Date & Important Event 2020

NLAT Exam Date

12th September

Release of Provisional NLAT Answer key

12th September

Notification of Final NLAT Answer key

14th September

NLAT Result Announcement

15th September

NLAT Exam Pattern 2020

The NLAT 2020 UG will test candidates on 5 (five) subjects (and the published format of the CLAT 2020 UG) comprising,

  • English Language,
  • Current Affairs Including General Knowledge,
  • Legal Reasoning, Logical Reasoning, and
  • Quantitative Techniques

NLAT Paper Structure

Total number of Qs - 40

Total number of  General Comprehension (GC) passages - 4 (four) 

Each GC passage will be accompanied by 10 (ten) questions.

The 10 (ten) questions that accompany each GC passage will have 2 (two) questions each from the 5 (five) subjects.

Each GC passage will be of a similar length (i.e., ~500 words)

All questions shall be Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ).

Duration of the exam - 45 minutes

Mode of Test - The Test shall be an online home-based Entrance Examination.

NLAT Marking Scheme:

  • 2 marks will be awarded to each correct answer
  • -0.25 marks will be deducted for each unanswered question
  • -0.50 marks will be deducted for each wrong answer

Important Note:

  • Candidates will only have 1 (one) attempt at each question.
  • They will not be able to revisit a question once they have moved on to another question.

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Hanney Gupta

Hanney GuptaSep 10, 2020

How we will know about our slot and on which basis slots are decided?? I hope u will reply

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