AILET Eligibility Criteria 2022 Check Age Limit & Qualification

The National Law University, Delhi (NLU) sets specific criteria that everyone must satisfy to be eligible for the All India Law Entrance Test.

The university prescribes the eligibility criteria regarding age limit, educational qualification, and qualifying marks. However, the eligibility varies for UG and PG programs. 

Hence, it is essential to know the required criteria for the university's particular course you are applying for. Read through the post that will give you a complete insight into AILET Eligibility Criteria 2022 for different programs.

AILET BA LLB Eligibility Criteria 2022

As said above, the eligibility criteria are defined under three parameters. You must satisfy the eligibility criteria before proceeding with the application form for AILET 2022.

If you fail to meet any of the criteria mentioned below, the university will have the right to cancel your candidature.

Get updated information on age limit, qualification, and minimum qualifying marks for the BA LLB course from the post below.

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AILET BA LLB Age Limit 2022

There will be no upper age limit for the UG Program as per the updated guidelines.

However, your minimum age should be 18 years to apply for the BA LLB program at the National Law University, Delhi.

AILET BA LLB Educational Qualification 2022

You must have passed class 12 or equivalent examination from a recognized board or institution if you belong to the general category.

Those belonging to SC/ST/PwD must have secured a minimum of 40% marks in the qualifying examination.

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If you appear for class 12 or an equivalent exam in 2022, you can also apply for the exam. However, you will become eligible for admission to the BA LLB program only if you pass the qualifying examination with minimum qualifying marks.

AILET BA LLB Qualifying Marks 2022

To apply for the AILET Entrance Exam 2022, you must have secured at least 45% marks in class 12 or equivalent exams if you belong to the general category.

If you belong to the SC/ST/PwD category, you must have scored a minimum of 40% marks in the qualifying examination.

AILET BA LLB Reservation Criteria 2022 

There are 80 seats available for the BA LLB program in the NLU, Delhi. Out of 80 seats, 10% are reserved for the Foreign Nationals for direct admission into the five-year degree course.

In the remaining 75 seats, 15% are reserved for the SC category and 7.5% is reserved for the ST category, and 3% for persons with disabilities.

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  • The unfulfilled seats reserved for the SC category shall be assigned to the ST category and vice-versa. However, if the seats are still vacant, they will be filled by the general category.
  • Besides, 30% of total seats should be filled by eligible horizontal reservations for women, including categories from both foreign national and reserved quotas.
  • The selected students will be given preference in order of merit in each category. 
  • Additionally, one extra seat is reserved for Kashmiri migrant, who is required to sit in the entrance examination and fulfill the AILET eligibility criteria to procure admission. 

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Have a look at the table below to know the distribution of seats in the BA LLB program.

Categories Reservation of Seats
General 75%
Scheduled Caste 15%
Scheduled Tribe 7.5%
Persons with Disability (PwD) 3%
Jammu and Kashmir 2%
Kashmiri Migrant 1%
Foreign Nationals 10%

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AILET LLM Eligibility Criteria 2022

Those looking to appear in the All India Law Entrance Test must read the eligibility criteria carefully before proceeding with the application process for the LLM program.

Check out the detailed information about AILET PG Exam Eligibility Criteria from the post below.

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AILET LLM Age Limit 2022

According to the AILET eligibility criteria, there is no upper age limit to apply for the LLM program, which means those belonging to any age group can apply for the LLM program.

However, your minimum age should be above 22 years to apply for the PG program.

AILET LLM Educational Qualification 2022

To be eligible to appear for admission to the LLM program, you should have passed LLB or an equivalent degree from a recognized university.

If you are appearing for the qualifying examination in 2022 or waiting for results can apply for the entrance test.

 However, to become eligible for admission, you must have completed your graduation with minimum qualifying marks at the time of AILET Counselling.

Note:

Those placed in the compartment in the year of admission are not eligible for the LLM program even if they clear AILET 2022.

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AILET LLM Qualifying Marks 2022

If you belong to the general category, you must have scored a minimum of 55% marks in LLB or equivalent degree program.

Those belonging to the SC/ST/ PwD category must have secured a minimum of 50% aggregate marks in the qualifying examination.

AILET LLM Reservation Criteria 2022 

  • The total number of seats in the AILET LLM course is 20 seats, out of which 15% are reserved for the SC category, 7.5% are reserved for the ST category, and 2.5% are reserved for persons with disability categories.
  • Five seats are allotted to the foreign national students having the citizenship of any country other than India.
  • Besides, the seats left empty in the foreign national category are filled with the general categories based on merit.

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The table below provides a distribution of seats in the LLM program.

Categories Reservation of Seats
General 75%
Scheduled Caste 15%
Scheduled Tribe 7.5%
Persons with Disability (PwD) 2.5%

AILET Eligibility Criteria 2022 for Foreign Nationals

If you are studying in foreign countries and willing to apply for the AILET exam, you need to make sure to meet the criteria given in the table below:

Courses Particulars
B.A LLB You must have obtained a score of 65% marks in a higher secondary school examination or an equivalent examination.
LLM There is no requirement to appear in the AILET exam for the LLM program, and NLU will provide you admission based on the marks scored in LLB or any equivalent exam.
NLU will also assess your written and spoken English communication skills and performance in the interview based on capacity and aptitude.

AILET Ph. D Eligibility Criteria 2022

As per the notification, 8 seats are offered for the Indian Nationals AILET Ph. D program, while two seats are for foreign nationals. You must satisfy the criteria given below to get admission to Ph. D courses.

  • You must have completed a Master's degree in Law, or a professional degree declared equivalent to the Master’s degree in Law by the corresponding statutory regulatory body, with at least 55% aggregate marks or equivalent grade 'B' in the UGC 7-point scale. (Or)
  • Obtained a degree in Law and Master’s Degree in social sciences or humanities from any recognized Indian university or a foreign educational institution accredited as per UGC Regulations, with at least 55% aggregate marks or equivalent grade 'B' in the UGC 7-point scale. (Or)
  • Completed law degree and passed the Company Secretary examination conducted by the Institute of Company Secretaries of India and awarded the Associate Membership of the Institute. (Or)
  • Obtained degree in law and passed the final examination of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India. (Or)
  • Judge of any State High Court in India with three years’ experience or Judge of Supreme Court of India.

FAQ's

What is the academic criteria for AILET 2022 exam?

You must have passed 10+2 or any equivalent examination from a recognized university and you must have secured minimum 50% of marks in the qualifying exam in order to be be eligible for the AILET 2022 exam.

How many times can I appear for AILET Exam?

There is no limitation to appearing for the AILET exam. However, you must satisfy the eligibility criteria set by the exam conducting body to appear for the AILET 2022.

I am appearing for the class 12 board exams in 2022. Am I eligible for the AILET Exam 2022?

Yes. As per the notification, those appearing for the class 12 or equivalent exam in 2022 can apply for AILET exam.

What is the minimum required qualification for admission to BA LLB program at NLU Delhi?

To be eligible for the admission process at NLU, Delhi, you must have passed class 12 or equivalent exam and the entrance exam conducted by the university.

Can I apply for AILET Exam with 55% marks in class 12?

It mainly depends on the category you are from, the minimum marks required to apply for AILET 2022 for general category is 50% while its is 45% for SC/ST/ PWD categories.

Are there any seats reserved for the residents of Delhi in AILET 2022?

No. As per the AILET Eligibility Criteria, no seats are reserved for the residents of Delhi in AILET 2022.

Who are eligible for AILET 2022 Exam?

Those who have completed their 10+2 or equivalent exam from a recognized university/board and whose age is between 18-22 years, they can apply for the AILET 2022 Exam.