AILET 2021 Exam Analysis by LegalEdge

The National Law University, Delhi had successfully concluded the AILET 2021 Exam on 30th July 2021. As per the paper analysis, the overall difficulty level of the exam was easy to moderate.

Compared to the previous year, a few questions in the quantitative section were lengthy and tricky. The GK and English sections were the easiest of all.

Read through the post that will give you a complete insight into AILET Exam Analysis 2021 such as difficulty level, number of good attempts, type of questions, and more.

AILET 2021 Exam Analysis (Overall)

Our experts from LegalEdge have provided the section-wise analysis and the number of good attempts based on the feedback received from the students who appeared for the exam.

All India Law Entrance Test had a total of 150 questions divided into five sections. The time duration of the exam was 90 minutes. 

Anything between 75-100 will be a good score in AILET 2022 exam. 

Section No. of Questions No. of Good Attempts Level of Difficulty
English 35 >30 Easy
General Knowledge & Current Affairs 35 >27 Moderate
Elementary Mathematics (Numerical Ability) 10 >7 Moderate
Logical Reasoning 35 >27 Moderate
Legal Aptitude 35 >30 Easy 
Total 150 >125 Easy to Moderate

Subject-Wise AILET 2021 Analysis

As per the AILET exam analysis, the Legal Aptitude section had two basic dominating law-based questions: Law of Contract and Law of Torts and both were the moderate difficulty level.

  • The Quant section was reportedly the most difficult section. However, the desirable attempts out of 10 are 7-8.
  • For a few students who have practised more and more previous year's question papers for AILET, the questions were moderate difficulty level.
  • Talking about GK and English, students could attempt these sections in almost no time.

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AILET Exam Analysis for English

This section was unpredictably easy. The students mentioned it to be "Crazily Easy" compared to other sections.

  • The reading comprehension asked in the English section was quite straightforward.
  • Any student could easily attempt 29-30 questions out of 35.

Enhance your AILET English Preparation based on the weightage for each topic.

Topic No. of Questions
Reading Comprehension (1 passage) 5
Find the Correct Meaning 3
Fill in the blanks 6
Most Appropriate Option 7
Odd one out 5
Do as Directed 4
Word Substitution 5
Total 35

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AILET 2021 Exam Analysis for Legal Aptitude

  • This year there were 8 questions from static Legal GK, one question from Legal Current Affairs and 26 questions were asked from Principle Facts.
  • Principle-fact based questions were lengthy. However, those who have practised such types of questions could get them correct easily.
  • The questions related to legal knowledge were mostly based on the latest legal events.
Topic No. of Questions
Contract Law 11
Constitution 6
Law of Torts 6
Law of Crimes 7
International Law 2
Property Law 1
Current Legal GK 1
Total 35

AILET 2021 Analysis for Logical Reasoning

This section had a total of 26 questions from verbal and critical reasoning and 9 questions from analytical reasoning. 

About 2-3 were asked on precise and conclusion and there were no questions from deductive logic and conditionals.

compared to critical reasoning, analytical reasoning questions were quite time-consuming.

Topic No. of Questions
Series 2
Direction 3
Analogy 4
Puzzle Passage 3
Critical Reasoning (Statement & Assumption) 7
Critical Reasoning (Statement & Argument) 5
Critical Reasoning (Statement & Conclusion) 5
Critical Reasoning (Statement & Inference) 3
Passage (Support Satement) 3
Total 35

Read moreFew strategies to solve logical reasoning questions quickly in AILET exam

AILET 2021 Analysis for Elementary Mathematics

This section being unpredictable as always, left students spell-bound since the level of difficulty was moderate.

  • Anyone with a decent understanding of Mathematics can definitely solve at least 7 out of 10 questions in the exam.
Topic No. of Questions
Percentage 2
Profit & loss 1
Compound Interest 1
Time & Work 2
Pipe & Cistern 1
Average 1
Venn Diagram 1
Linear Equation 1
Total 10

Read more: Short tricks to enhance your AILET Maths preparation

AILET Exam Analysis for General Knowledge

This section was quite easy and any student could have easily attempted 29-30 questions.

Static GK questions asked in AILET were slightly tricky as compared to current affairs and most of the questions were asked from 2019. 

Topic No. of Questions
Current Affairs 30
Static GK 5
Total 35

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AILET 2020 Exam Analysis

Last year, the exam was conducted in Remote Proctoring Online Assessment and around 18000 students appeared for the AILET Exam.

As per the student's review, the difficulty level of the exam was moderate to difficult. Mathematics was the toughest section for most of the students in the exam. However, students were glad as time management was easier for this exam.

Enhance your last-minute preparation for AILET by going through the number of good attempts from the table below.

Sections Difficulty Level Good Attempts
English  Moderate 20-22
Mathematics  Easy to Moderate 7
Legal Reasoning  Easy  23-25
Legal Aptitude  Difficult  16-18
General Knowledge   Easy-Moderate 18-20
Overall Level   Moderate 85-90

AILET 2020 Analysis for English

The English section was predictable and easy in comparison to the other sections in the exam. students spent the least time completing the questions in this section. 

There were more questions related to Idioms, Grammatical errors, and general English. As compared to the previous year English papers for AILET, there was no reading comprehension in this exam.

Topic No. of Questions
Reading Comprehension (1 passage) 5
Sentence Correction 6
Fill in the blanks 6
Idioms and Phrases 4
Parts of Speech 2
Verb 6
Odd One out 3
Synonyms 3

AILET 2020 Analysis for Maths

AILET Maths section has always been a fearful section for all the law aspirants but on the contrary, this section turned out to be a doable section. 

This section was dominated by questions based on Arithmetic. The questions were lengthy and moderately difficult.

Topic No. of Questions
Probability 1
Interest 1
Equations 2
Mixtures 1
Permutation & Combination 1
Profit, Loss and Discount 1
Time and Work 1
Arithmetic Mean 1
Pricing 1

AILET Paper Analysis 2020 for Legal Aptitude

AILET Legal Aptitude is considered to be the doable section for the law aspirants while to their shock, this section was not only lengthy but very difficult too. 

There were multiple principles given for a fact situation and each situation took time to read and understand the questions based on Legal Reasoning. The questions were based on Contract, Criminal Law, and Law or tort.

Area No. of Questions
Legal Knowledge 18
Legal Reasoning 17

AILET Exam Analysis for Logical Reasoning

AILET Logical Reasoning section was considerably on the easier side. It included questions based on Critical Reasoning, Analytical Reasoning, and True-False based questions.

True False questions in this exam were doable and easy to attempt. This set of questions were different from the previous year's papers for AILET.

Area No. of Questions
Calendars 2
Clocks 2
Odd one out 2
Coding-Decoding 2
Statement-conclusions 2
Direction Sense 1
Arrangement (1 Set) 5
Puzzles (1 set) 7
Time, Speed & Distance 1
Family Tree 4
Short Passages 5
Word Pairing 1

AILET 2020 Exam Analysis for GK

  • Legal GK had questions based on current affairs related to legal issues such as Right to Privacy, Triple Talaq, Petition to revive the case of Mahatma Gandhi’s assassination, the “living entity” status of Ganga, and Yamuna, etc.
  • Almost 1/3 of this section was based on current affairs.

AILET Exam Analysis 2019

As per the student's review, the exam was lengthy and difficult in comparison to other law exams. Critical reasoning and the Legal GK section played a crucial role in deciding the cut-off for the exam. Students can go through the section-wise analysis from below:

AILET English Analysis 2019

Reading comprehension was a dominating section in the exam for the English section. There were a total of 35 questions in this section.

Here is the AILET Paper Analysis for the English section to understand the difficulty level of the questions asked:

Question Type No.of Questions Difficulty level
Cloze Passage 06 Easy
Figures of Speech 06 Easy to Difficult
Parts of Speech 02 Moderate to Difficult
Reading Comprehension 08 Moderate
Sentence Correction 10 Easy to Moderate
Synonyms 03 Moderate to Difficult

AILET GK Analysis 2019

The GK section was comparatively easy since the maximum questions asked from the Current Affairs were easy to attempt.

Question Type No.of Questions Difficulty level
Static GK 02 Easy to Moderate
Current Affairs 33 Easy

AILET Legal Aptitude Paper Analysis 2019

Legal GK dominated this section with approximately 20 questions. Here is the detailed analysis of this section:

Question Type No.of Questions Difficulty level
Facts Principle 13 Moderate to Difficult
Reason Assertion 02 Easy to Moderate
Legal Knowledge 20 Easy to Difficult

AILET Logical Reasoning Analysis 2019

Puzzles, Critical Reasoning, Individual/Miscellaneous questions related to Arrangements, Blood Relations etc. were mostly asked in the exam. Here is the detailed distribution of questions in the exam:

Question Type No.of Questions Difficulty level
Analogies 03 Easy to Moderate
Cause and Effect 02 Moderate
Critical Reasoning 05 Moderate to Difficult
Course of Action 03 Moderate
Individual Questions (Arrangements, Blood Relations, Clock and Direction sense) 08 Easy
Inference (DT/PF/PT) 05 Moderate to Difficult
Puzzles 07 Moderate to Difficult
Syllogisms 02 Easy

AILET Maths Analysis 2019

Questions were based on mensuration, time-distance-speed, profit & loss and averages. Due to the length and difficulty of this section, on average students could only attempt 4 to 6 questions. 

Question Type No.of Questions Difficulty level
Time-Speed-Distance 03 Easy to Moderate
Mensuration 02 Easy to Moderate
Average, Cisterns, Pipers and Profit & Loss 05 Easy to Moderate

AILET Exam Analysis 2018

The overall difficulty level of the AILET Exam in 2018 was moderate to difficult. There were mixed reactions from students as some of them found it very tough while others could answer all the questions.

In 2018, the exam was conducted on offline mode and students were surprised to see a negative marking of 0.25 marks. The section-wise difficulty level was moderate to tough. 

Subject Exam Review
Mathematics This was the toughest section as questions were unexpected and not repeated from previous year papers.
General Knowledge Questions appeared from events happened in the month of May 2018. 
English Most of the questions were asked from topics like idioms, grammatical errors, and General English. There was no reading comprehension.
Legal Aptitude Questions from legal general knowledge were easy. 
Logical Reasoning This section was tough as the section was lengthy.

AILET Exam Analysis 2017

The overall difficulty level was very tough. Experts said since 2013, this is the toughest paper. Compared to other law entrance exams like LSAT and CLAT, AILET 2017 was the toughest. 

Students gave feedback that they were not able to attempt all questions on time. Most of the students said the question paper was lengthy and tough. 

  • General Knowledge and Logical Reasoning were slightly difficult while English was a bit easy. 
  • Legal Aptitude was doable but managing time was difficult as the section was lengthy.
  • Mathematics was also tough and most of them could not attempt all questions. 
  • Mainly time was a challenging factor during AILET 2017. 


How is the AILET Analysis prepared?

The analysis for AILET Exam is prepared by collecting the feedback about the exam from students who had appeared in the exam. 

What are the benefits of AILET Exam Analysis?

By going through the analysis you can

  • understand the difficulty level of the exam
  • know which type of questions will be asked
  • know number of good attempts
  • also know previous year difficulty trend.

Can I get previous year AILET Exam Review?

Yes, this post provides a deep insight on previous year AILET Exam. Read through the article to understand the difficulty level of the exam, type of questions asked, and number of good attempts. 

Is AILET exam tough?

If we compare number of applicants per seat, then definitely AILET exam is tough than CLAT.

When is the AILET Exam Scheduled?

The AILET exam is scheduled for 30 July 2021.

What is a good score in AILET Exam?

100-110 marks will be considered as a good score in the AILET exam.

What all does the AILET 2021 Exam Analysis include?

AILET paper Analysis include various information like the number of questions asked from each subject, difficulty level of each section, and number of good attempts, Also, students can know which questions were asked in the exam.

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