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As per the recent reports from Twitter, the official CLAT 2021 Notification has been published. The exam is expected to be conducted in offline mode, unlike last year.

CLAT Exam Date was announced as May 09, 2021 in the notification. However, the committee had sat down on January 06, 2021 to decide the further rescheduling of the exam to the month of June. Check Complete CLAT News and New Exam Date

Read through the article for further details mentioned in the notice.

CLAT 2021 Exam Highlights

Full-Form Common-Law Admission Test
Exam Level  National 
Conducting Body  Consortium of NLUs
Official Website  consortiumofnlus.ac.in
Periodicity of the Exam  Yearly 
Application Mode  Online 
Application Fee For General/OBC/PWD/NRI - INR 4000 For SC/ST/BPL - INR 3500 
Exam Mode  Offline Mode
Syllabus English, Legal Aptitude, Maths, Reasoning & GK

CLAT 2021 Notification PDF Out

The Notification PDF for the Law Entrance Test has been published on the official Twitter handle of Education Reporter. The advertisement is signed and issued by the Convenor of Consortium of NLUs.

The CLAT Notification PDF includes details about the examination like exam dates, application form, and eligibility criteria. The CLAT 2021 official website has updated this information.

CLAT 2021 Official Notification

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CLAT 2021 Exam Dates

Here is the list of important events and the tentative schedule for the Law entrance Test  2021 Exam. 

Events Dates (Tentative)
CLAT Exam Date Notification Release December 27, 2020
Starting Date to Apply January 01, 2021
Last date to apply March 31, 2021
Last date for online fee payment March 31, 2021
Admit Card Release Date May last week 2021
CLAT 2021 Exam Date June 13, 2021 (Postponed)
Answer key Release Date June 3rd Week 2021
Result Date July 1st week 2021
Admission Process July 2nd Week 2021

Law Entrance Test Eligibility Criteria 2021

Aspirants willing to apply for Law entrance Test 2021, need to be aware of the detailed eligibility criteria. Here is the brief CLAT Eligibility Criteria explained below for both PG and UG programs separately.

Eligibility for UG Program

The UG exam is the entrance examination for Undergraduate Courses i..e, Bachelor of Legislative Law. Here is the eligibility that one must satisfy to apply for the 3 year BA LLB program:

  • There will be no upper age limit for UG, however, candidates who have passed 10+2 can apply. 
  • As per the CLAT Notification 2021 Candidates must have secured Forty-five percent (45%) marks in 10+2 or its equivalent grade in case of candidates belonging to General / OBC / PWD / NRI / PIO / OCI categories; Forty Percent (40%) marks or equivalent in case of candidates belonging to SC/ST categories. 
  • Candidates who are appearing for the 12th examination in March/April 2021 are also eligible to appear in the examination. However, they shall be required to produce evidence of their passing the qualifying examination at the time of admission. 

Eligibility for PG Program

The PG exam is conducted for candidates aspiring to secure admission for Post Graduation courses i.e., Master of Law in top Law Universities. Here is the list of criteria to be followed by candidates for the PG Exam 2021.

  • There is no upper age limit for the PG Program.
  • Candidates belonging to General/OBC/PWD/NRI/PIO/OCI categories must have a minimum of Fifty percent (50%) of marks in LLB degree or its equivalent grade.
  • According to the CLAT Notification, Candidates belonging to SC/ST categories must have Forty-Five percent (45%) of marks in LLB degree or its equivalent grade.
  • It is important that the aspirant must have cleared their final semester or final year of the qualifying paper on the admission date.

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How to Apply for CLAT 2021?

The Application Process for the new session began on January 01, 2021. The entire application process will be conducted through online mode. There are four stages involved while filling the CLAT Application Form 2021 i.e., Online Registration, Filling the form, Uploading Documents, Payment of application fee. Follow the below steps to complete the process smoothly.

  • Step 1: Visit the official website i.e., clatconsortiumofnlus.ac.in
  • Step 2: Click on the link "Register" and complete the registration process by entering the name, mobile number, and set a password.
  • Step 3: Enter the OTP received on the registered mobile number. This completes the registration process. 
  • Step 4: Now, login to the portal using the registered mobile number and password. 
  • Step 5: Start filling the application form by entering all the correct details.
  • Step 6: Upload necessary scanned images, documents, signature in the specified format.
  • Step 7: Make the payment of the fee through the different online payment modes to complete the application process. 

Application Fee

The application fees tabulated here are as per the previous year's CLAT Notification. Aspirants can expect a similar amount to be charged while filling the form. 

Category Application fee
General / OBC / PWD/ Rs. 4000
NRI / PIO / OCI candidates Rs. 4000
SC / ST / BPL candidates Rs. 3500

Application Form Correction Details

  • As per the previous year's trend, there is no facility for form correction. 
  • The officials had announced that any corrections in the form can be made before the final submission. 
  • It was advised for all candidates to fill the form as no changes could be made after submitting the form.
  • In case of any mistakes occurred while filling the form, candidates can apply freshly once again.
  • Any candidate who had submitted more than one application must remember that the exam conducting authority will accept the last submitted form.
  • Also, no refund will be provided for previously submitted forms.

CLAT Admit Card 2021

Candidates who have successfully filled the application forms will receive the CLAT Admit Card. Candidates can download the admit card only from the official website as per the scheduled date. Candidates can follow the steps below in order to download the Admit card:

  • Visit the official website
  • Click on the link "Click Here" present on the home page.
  • Login to your account using the registered mobile number and password.
  • After logging in, there will be an option to download the admit card. 
  • Verify all the details and download.
  • Take printouts of the admit cards and save them for future reference.

CLAT Exam Centers 2021

Based on the choices made by candidates while filling the form, candidates will be allotted CLAT Exam Centers across the country. The allocated venue of the exam is mentioned in the admit card. Candiadtes will not be able to change the exam center after the issue of admit card, as per the CLAT 2021 Notification.

Allahabad Aurangabad Bengaluru Bhopal
Bhubaneswar Chandigarh Chennai Dehradun
Ernakulam Faridabad Gandhinagar Ghaziabad
Gurugram Guwahati Hisar Hyderabad
Indore Jabalpur Jaipur Jammu
Jodhpur Kanpur Kolkata Lucknow
Mumbai Nagpur New Delhi Noida
Patiala Patna Pune Raipur
Ranchi Shimla Siliguri Trichy
Thiruvananthapuram Varanasi Vijayawada Vishakhapatnam

CLAT Exam Pattern 2021

Last year, the Consortium of NLUs introduced a lot of changes in the CLAT Exam pattern. These changes will be followed this year as well. But, the Consortium will intimate if any changes will be made this year. Here is the list of changes introduced in Law entrance Test.

  • For UG, the number of questions was reduced from 200 to 150.
  • The CLAT Notification states that the number of questions was reduced from 200 to 120 for the PG program.
  • In PG, the descriptive part of the question paper was completely removed.
  • Both UG and PG included only comprehension based questions.
  • The new pattern for UG involved short passages followed by 4-5 objective questions.
  • There were five subjects in UG i.e., English Language, Current Affairs including General Knowledge, Legal Reasoning, Logical Reasoning, and Quantitative Techniques.
  • For the PG Admission test, the time duration was 120 minutes during which candidates had to answer 120 objective comprehension based questions.

UG Exam Pattern 2021

The following table shows the question paper pattern for Under Graduate Examination.

Mode of Exam Offline
Medium of Question Paper English (only)
Type of Exam Objective Type
Duration 2hours
Level of the Exam after XII
Type of Questions Objective Type
Total Number of Questions 150
Marks Obtained for Correct Answer +1
Marks Deducted for Incorrect Answer -0.25
Sections in the exam English Language, Quantitative Techniques, Logical Reasoning, Current Affairs (inc. General Knowledge) and Legal Reasoning
Weightage of Logical Reasoning 28-32 (roughly 20% of the Test Paper)
Weightage of Legal Reasoning 35-39 (roughly 25% of the Test Paper)
Weightage of Current Affairs (inc. General Knowledge) 35-39 (roughly 25% of the Test Paper)
Weightage of English Language 28-32 (roughly 20% of the Test Paper)
Weightage of Maths Section 13-17 (roughly 10% of the Test Paper)

PG Exam Pattern 2021

The following table shows the question paper pattern for Post Graduate Examination

Mode of Exam Offline
Medium of Question Paper English (only)
Type of Exam Objective Type
Duration 2 hours
Type of Questions Subjective Type and Objective Type
Number of Multiple Choice Questions 100
Marks Obtained for Correct Answer +1
Marks Deducted for Incorrect Answer -0.25
Number of Subjective Questions 2 (Essay of 800 words each)
Marks Allocated 50 (25 Marks for each)
Negative Marking for Subjective Type No Negative Marking
Topics Asked in MCQ Constitutional Law, Administrative Law, Criminal Law, Family Law, Property Law, Company Law, Labour Law, Environmental Law etc.
Topics Asked in Subjective Questions Essay on Law and Contemporary Issues

CLAT Syllabus 2021

There is no official confirmation about the new CLAT Syllabus for both UG and PG. However, as per the previous year syllabus candidates can go through the important topics from each section below:

UG Syllabus 2021

As per the CLAT 2021 Notification, there are five main subjects included in the UG Exam. Based on last year's exam, the below table explains the syllabus for each subject. 

Subjects Syllabus
English Language There is a 450 words passage given based on contemporary or historically significant fiction and non-fiction writing. Based on the passage 5-6 questions will be asked that test candidate's comprehension and language skills. 
Current Affairs including GK This section also includes a 450 words passage followed by questions. The passage is based on news, journalistic sources, and other non-fiction writing. 
Legal Reasoning Candidates need to read the 450 words passage based on facts, situations, and scenarios related to legal matters, public policy questions, or moral philosophical inquiries. Even if candidates don't have knowledge of the law is fine but general awareness of contemporary legal and moral issues is desirable.
Logical Reasoning This includes many short 300 words passage each followed by one or more questions after each passage.
Quantitative Techniques This section includes short sets of facts or propositions, graphs, textual material, pictorial material or diagrammatic representations of numerical information. Each of these includes questions that require applying mathematical operations on them.

PG Syllabus 2021

The PG syllabus is also based on comprehension based questions. The descriptive section was removed from the syllabus as per last year's exam. 

Constitutional Law Jurisprudence Administrative Law Law of Contract
Torts Family Law Criminal Law Property Law
Company Law Public International Law Tax Law Environmental Law
Labour Law Industrial Law - -

CLAT 2021 Preparation Tips

In order to crack the exam in one attempt, you must make a proper study plan and follow the expert's preparation tips as follows for both UG and PG:

  • Read More to improve language. read books, magazines, newspapers, and novels to enhance your vocabulary.
  • Study the basics of grammar and this can be done even from school level grammar books to strengthen your basics. However, one needs to get your grammar right and fix the mistakes to secure a good rank 
  • The books are the most important aspect whenever it comes to cracking an exam, check CLAT Preparation Books 2021
  • For law aspirants, mathematics may not be a big deal as this is just Class 10 mathematics. Go through NCERT Mathematics textbooks of class 9 and class 10. 
  • Legal aptitude continues to be the most important section.
  • Important book references for this would be the Constitution of India and the Legal Penal Code.
  • Importance of Moot Courts: Knowledge of arguing cases and knowing various laws at the tip of your tongue is a great thing to know for all aspiring lawyers

Common-Law Admission Test Toppers Tips

Ishan Thakur has successfully cleared the Law entrance Test 2021 with an AIR of 19 and scored 100.25 out of 150. This is definitely a great score despite the change in the pattern and new type of questions. Here is a brief CLAT Topper Interview of Ishan. Know his success strategy and how he reached his goals.

  • Ishan began his preparation for Law entrance Test for a year and his dream was to join NLSIU Bangalore which is the top law university in the country.
  • He focused completely on his studies and took a break from all the social networking platforms. 
  • He was confident of making it to the top 3 NLUs but scoring 19 in All India Ranking was unexpected.
  • Due to the postponement of the exam, Ishan pushed himself to study more and kept himself motivated.
  • This phase actually let him prepare more and increase his confidence.
  • He followed a series during preparation i.e., he began with English then Current affairs followed by Legal Reasoning then Mathematics and lastly Logical Reasoning. Since this year, the Exam was comprehension based, this strategy well suited him.
  • When it comes to Ishan's preparation strategy, he didn't have any particular timings for studying. Some days he would study the whole day and other days just 4-5 hours. He also added that "taking breaks between studying is very important as it refreshes your mind and helps in focussing better"
  • Another important tip from Ishan is that he attempted more than 70 mock tests and solved all the sample papers provided by Consortium. After the mock test, it is important to go through the analysis to know your errors. 
  • Reading newspapers like The Hindu and Indian Express daily helped Ishan tackle the analysis based on current affairs.
  • Most importantly, Ishan took up Online Coaching from LegalEdge Indore which was his great companion throughout his preparation. 

CLAT Exam Day Instructions 2021

Due to the current situation, there are certain new instructions to be followed by aspirants on the day of the exam. Check out the below CLAT Exam Day Instructions and ensure to follow them. 

  • All candidates with a temperature of more than 99.14 will be directed to the isolation lab for taking the examination.
  • In the case of candidates with the scribe, both must carry their own N95 masks.
  • Candidates can carry Mask, Gloves, Personal transparent water bottle, Personal hand sanitizer (50 ml), A simple pen, Exam related documents (Admit Card, ID card, etc.)
  • Reach the exam center at least half an hour before the reporting time
  • carry necessary documents like Photo ID Proof to the examination hall.
  • Do not carry any electronic gadgets to the exam hall. 
  • Any required stationery items will be provided at the exam center.
  • No candidate is allowed to leave the exam hall before the exam timings.

CLAT Sample Paper

By practicing the previous exam papers or sample question papers, candidates can understand the type of questions asked in the paper and also the difficulty level of the exam. So it is very important to practice CLAT Previous Year Question Papers to crack the Exam

  • Take up one question paper and solve it by keeping a timer so that candidates can improve their speed and accuracy.
  • Know your mistakes and try to improvise on them. 

CLAT Exam Analysis

Every year, the Common Law Admission Test is conducted to offer admission into UG and PG programs. Here is the brief CLAT Exam Analysis of the previous year. As the CLAT Exam Date for 2021 is tentatively scheduled in May 2021, going through the analysis can help all the aspirants to know the difficulty level of the Exam. 

  • As the exam pattern was changed, it was expected that the question paper would be easy.
  • Students who appeared for the exam gave feedback that the question paper was lengthy and difficult. 
  • Students were unhappy with the newly designed pattern.
  • Candidates also said that the mock tests provided on the official website were completely different from the ones asked in the exam.

CLAT Answer Key 2021

After the completion of the exam, the Consortium of NLUs will release the provisional answer key. In case if there are any objections to be raised, candidates can send them via the official website. Based on the objections received, the final answer keys will be released. Here are the steps that can be followed to download the CLAT Answer Key for both UG and PG programs. 

  • Visit the official Website
  • On the homepage, click on the "Click Here" Tab
  • Enter your login credentials and submit them.
  • Now, you can view the answer key for your respective course and set.
  • Verify the answers and if there is any error, then objections must be raised within the stipulated time.
  • Download and take a printout of the answer key PDF for future reference

CLAT Result 2021

The CLAT Result is prepared based on the final answer key. The result is released as a merit list of candidates shortlisted for the counseling procedure through the Law entrance Test score. Results can be viewed only on the official website of Law entrance Test. Before the merit list, the scorecard of the exam will be released. Here are the steps you need to follow while checking for results:

  • Visit the official website
  • Click on the link "Click Here"
  • Enter the Registration Number & Password and click on submit
  • Click on the scorecard tab after logging in
  • A new page will open showing the results & the scorecard
  • Save and download the scorecard PDF for future reference

Scorecard for Common Law Admission Test

The scorecard is released along with the result. The Scorecard PDF for Common Law Admission Test can be viewed and downloaded only from the official website. There are various details mentioned on the scorecard that are listed below.

  • Name: Name of the student who has given the test
  • Roll Number: the roll number that is allocated to the student
  • Date of Birth: the candidate's date of birth is mentioned
  • Score: the score achieved by the student
  • All India Rank: the candidate's overall rank across India
  • All India Category Rank: candidate's rank belonging to a category like General, SC, etc.
  • NRI Rank (students who had applied under NRI Quota)
  • NRI Sponsored Rank (for the students who had applied under NRI Sponsored Quota)

CLAT College-wise Ranks 

The Common Law Admission Test Results will be declared on the official website by the exam conducting authorities. Candidates need to login to the official website to view their results. A candidate is required to score above 115 in order to get a rank between 1-200 to get admission in reputed NLUs. The table below will help candidates to get an idea about the ranks required to get admission in top NLUs by analyzing previous years' trends.

Participating Colleges 2019 2018 2017
National Law School of India University 54 66 59
National Academy of Legal Studies and Research 120 135 130
National Law Institute University 380 386 351
West Bengal National University of Judicial Sciences 203 260 213
National Law University Jodhpur 294 376 343
Hidayatullah National Law University 549 657 574
Gujarat National Law University 417 494 453
Ram Manohar Lohiya National Law University 617 668 627
Rajiv Gandhi National University of Law 805 924 801
Chanakya National Law University 949 1186 909
National University of Advanced Legal Studies 880 928 826
National Law University Odisha 879 1167 1023
National University of Study and Research in Law 966 1255 1051
National Law University and Judicial Academy 1104 1556 1124
Tamil Nadu National Law School 1186 1571 1151
Damodaram Sanjivayya National Law University 1263 1432 1180
Maharashtra National Law University, Mumbai 462 503 478
Maharashtra National Law University, Nagpur 1073 1532 1126
Maharashtra National Law University, Aurangabad 1167 Did not participate in 2018 Did not participate in 2017

CLAT Cut Off Marks 

The CLAT Cut Off is decided by the Consortium based on various factors like difficulty level of the exam, number of seats, and the number of students appearing for the exam. Go through the below table for Common Law Admission Test Previous year college-wise cut off.

CLAT Cut Off Trends

National Law University Cut Off 2019 Cut Off 2018
NLSIU Bangalore 139.5 132
NALSAR Hyderabad 132.75 129
WBNUJS Kolkata 124 126
NLIU Bhopal 119.75 120
NLU Jodhpur 119 123

CLAT Merit List 2021

The merit list is generally released after the results by the Consortium of NLU. The merit list includes the shortlisted candidates for the admission process. The CLAT Merit List will be released only on the official website separately for UG and PG. 

  • For all three rounds of Counseling, the merit list will be released separately.
  • The Merit List includes the category-wise merit rank of the applicant who has qualified in the exam
  • This list is prepared by using the scores of all candidates with the higher scores placed at the top and followed by the lowest scores.
  • The details mentioned on the merit list include the Candidates admit card number, All India Rank, and Total marks obtained by the candidate. 

CLAT Counseling 2021

The CLAT Counseling 2021 will begin after the release of the merit list. The entire counseling is conducted in online mode.

  • Candidates must make an online payment of Rs 50000/- to register for the counseling procedures. 
  • Once the first provisional list is released, candidates must choose any of the three options: Accept the allotted seat, Apply for Upgrade, or Exit from the Admission Process. 
  • If the first option is chosen then, the candidate needs to upload all the required documents and make payment of a requisite fee to the allotted NLU.
  • If the candidate chooses the second option i.e., Accept for Upgrade then, the candidate must make a payment of Rs 50000/- to the allotted University and upload documents as per the schedule. 
  • If the last option is chosen, then the allotted seat will be lost and the candidate will not be considered for further allotment.

Documents Required in Counseling 2021

Candidates must carry the following documents at the time of counseling:

  • Application Form
  • Scorecard
  • 10th & 12th Marksheets
  • Admit Card
  • Specially-abled Certificate (if applicable)
  • Domicile Certificate (if applicable)
  • Caste Certificate (if applicable)
  • NRI Certificate (if applicable)
  • Sponsored NRI Certificate (if applicable)

CLAT Colleges and Seats

The NLU begins the CLAT Seat Allotment according to the merit-cum-preference. 3 Seat allotment lists are released for admissions on the official website.

  • The selected candidates' names, roll numbers, and all the information will be mentioned in the list
  • Common-Law Admission Test for the previous year was held for total of 2342 seats(All India Seats 1480, Sate wise seats 604, and Special Seats 258) in participating NLU's.

UG Seats Intake 2021

S.No. National Law Universities General Category Seats Total seats
1 National Law School of India University, Bangalore 53 80
2 National Academy of Legal Studies and Research, Hyderabad 81 105
3 National Law Institute University, Bhopal 65 122
4 West Bengal National University of Judicial Sciences, Kolkata 74 115
5 National Law University, Jodhpur 75 104 + 16 seats for NRI/ NRI sponsored candidates
6 Hidayatullah National Law University, Raipur 62 180
7 Gujarat National Law University, Gandhinagar 115 180
8 Ram Manohar Lohiya National Law University, Lucknow 80 178
9 Rajiv Gandhi National Law University, Patiala 133 180
10 Chanakya National Law University, Patna 60 120
11 National University of Advanced Legal Studies, Kochi 31 60
12 National Law University Odisha, Cuttack 114 180
13 National University of Study and Research in Law, Ranchi 60 140 (including 20 special category seats)
14 National Law University and Judicial Academy, Guwahati 47 60
15 Damodaram Sanjivayya National Law University, Vishakhapatnam 72 120 (including 12 seats for Foreign Citizens / Non-Resident Indians.)
16 Tamil Nadu National Law School, Trichy 62 120 (including 6 seats for NRI/OCI quota)
17 Maharashtra National Law University, Mumbai 69 100
18 Maharashtra National Law University, Nagpur 39 130
19 Maharashtra National Law University, Aurangabad 19 60
20 Dharmashastra National Law University, Jabalpur (MPDNLU) 76 120
21 Himachal Pradesh National Law University, Shimla 46 60

PG Seats Intake 2021

S.No. National Law Universities General Category Seats Total seats
1 National Law School of India University, Bangalore 38 50
2 National Academy of Legal Studies and Research, Hyderabad 38 50
3 National Law Institute University, Bhopal 35 60
4 West Bengal National University of Judicial Sciences, Kolkata 31 42
5 National Law University, Jodhpur 37 50
6 Hidayatullah National Law University, Raipur 35 45
7 Gujarat National Law University, Gandhinagar 38 60
8 Ram Manohar Lohiya National Law University, Lucknow 10 27
9 Rajiv Gandhi National Law University, Patiala 29 40
10 National University of Advanced Legal Studies, Kochi 20 40
11 National Law University Odisha, Cuttack 32 50
12 National University of Study and Research in Law, Ranchi 20 50 (10 Special category seats)
13 National Law University and Judicial Academy, Guwahati 23 30
14 Damodaram Sanjivayya National Law University, Vishakhapatnam 16 24 (including 2 seats for Foreign Citizens / Non-Resident Indians)
15 Tamil Nadu National Law School, Trichy 10 18
16 Maharashtra National Law University, Mumbai 10 50
17 Maharashtra National Law University, Nagpur 6 20
18 Himachal Pradesh National Law University, Shimla 15 20

CLAT UG Placement Statistics (5-year Program)

Here is detailed information about the number of students being placed in the years 2017, 2018, and 2019 for the UG program.

UG Placement Statistics of 2019

Check out the below table to know about the placement statistics for the year 2019.

NIRF Ranking  Name of NLU  No. of students graduating No. of students placed Median Placement Package(Rs.)
2019
1 National Law School of India University 82 51 15,20,000
2 National Law University 81 26 13,80,000
3 Nalsar University of Law 74 58 15,00,000
4 Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur 29 24 7,40,000
5 The West Bengal National University of Juridical Sciences 114 87 15,00,000

UG Placement Statistics of 2018

Check out the below table to know about the placement statistics for the year 2018.

NIRF Ranking  Name of NLU  No. of students graduating No. of students placed Median Placement Package(Rs.)
2018
1 National Law School of India University 77 39 14,50,000
2 National Law University 81 30 15,00,000
3 Nalsar University of Law 73 58 15,00,000
4 Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur 37 26 8,00,000
5 The West Bengal National University of Juridicial Sciences 117 76 15,00,000

UG Placement Statistics of 2017

Check out the below table to know about the placement statistics for the year 2017.

NIRF Ranking  Name of NLU  No. of students graduating No. of students placed Median Placement Package(Rs.)
2017
1 National Law School of India University 69 42 14,50,000
2 National Law University 73 15 11,80,000
3 Nalsar University of Law 78 53 14,00,000
4 Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur 29 20 7,25,000
5 The West Bengal National University of Juridical Sciences 103 87 15,00,000

CLAT PG Placement Statistics (1 Year Program)

Here is detailed information about the number of students being placed in the year 2017, 2018, and 2019 for the PG program.

PG Placement Statistics of 2019

Go through the below table to know about the placement statistics for the year 2019.

NIRF (ranking)  Name  No. of students graduating No. of students placed Median Placement Package(Rs.)
2019
1 National Law School of India University 49 16 6,00,000
2 National Law University 23 2 6,00,000
3 Nalsar University of Law 63 46 8,50,000
4 Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur 8 4 6,00,000
5 The West Bengal National University of Juridical Sciences 35 10 6,00,000

PG Placement Statistics of 2018

Go through the below table to know about the placement statistics for the year 2018.

NIRF (ranking)  Name  No. of students graduating No. of students placed Median Placement Package(Rs.)
2018
1 National Law School of India University 53 8 4,71,000
2 National Law University 39 20 7,00,000
3 Nalsar University of Law 57 45 7,00,000
4 Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur 13 7 6,00,000
5 The West Bengal National University of Juridical Sciences 36 12 5,00,000

PG Placement Statistics of 2017

Go through the below table to know about the placement statistics for the year 2017.

NIRF (ranking)  Name  No. of students graduating No. of students placed Median Placement Package(Rs.)
2017
1 National Law School of India University 48 8 6,00,000
2 National Law University 47 15 5,50,000
3 Nalsar University of Law 54 42 6,00,000
4 Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur NA NA NA
5 The West Bengal National University of Juridical Sciences 40 11 4,00,000

PSU Recruitment Through CLAT

Candidates willing to apply for Post Graduate Law Program can register for PSU Recruitment through CLAT. The Public Sector Undertaking recruit individuals as an Assistant Legal Advisor, Legal Executive Trainee, Trainee Legal Advisor. These Public Sectors accept the scores for recruiting candidates to various positions of Law Officers/Legal Advisors. Some of the most popular PSUs accepting the Score are:

  • ONGC Ltd, Dehradun
  • Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL)
  • Power System Operation Corporation Ltd. (PSOC)
  • Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL)
  • National Thermal Power Corporation Limited (NTPC)
  • Oil India Limited (OIL)
  • Power Grid Corporation of India Limited (PGCIL)

FAQ's

Do the NLUs consider Class 12 marks for admission?

The NLUs which are part of Law entrance Test has the basic eligibility condition of 45% or above marks in aggregate in Class XII. Other than that, no consideration is given to class XII marks.

Can I get extra sheets or papers for calculations and rough work in the exam?

Yes, the students who will appear in the exam hall to write the paper shall get the sheets for calculations or rough work by the invigilators themselves. So, candidates are advised not to carry any kind of papers/notebooks, etc with them in the paper

Are there any items which are banned in the Law entrance Test exam hall?

Yes, there are many times which are not permitted in the exam center. Read the following for the same:

  • Electronic Devices (Mobile Phones/Laptops/Bluetooth/Pager/Health Band/Camera, etc)
  • Metallic Items
  • Stationery Items (Pens/Pencil/Notebooks/Textual Material/Books/Chits/Calculator, etc.)
  • Jewelry Items (all sorts)
  • Watches

How does the allotment of NLUs happen through CLAT?

While applying for Law entrance Test, every candidate is required to submit the preference of the National Law Universities. The preference matching to the rank of the candidate is considered while allotting the National Law University. Apart from domicile, gender, caste category is also considered as each NLU has different seat allocation for each category of student.

What is the mode of CLAT 2021 Exam?

In 2020, the exam was conducted in online mode. But, the Consortium decides whether the CLAT Exam will be in online or offline mode. 

What is the age eligibility condition to apply for CLAT 2021?

There is no upper age limit applicable to anyone who wants to apply for the exam. But, the lower age limit has to be 20 years old and for the candidates who belong to SC/ST and PhD (Physically Disabled) categories, and for others the lower age limit is 22 years old.

When is the CLAT 2021 Exam Date

As per the tentative schedule, the CLAT 2021 Exam will be conducted in May 2nd Week 2021. 

How many seats are usually there in the NLUs?

From the year 2019 onwards, the National Law Universities give admissions to the candidates based on their score in CLAT Exam. They offer around 2900 seats (not total). The number can fluctuate.

If I do not clear CLAT exam according to their cut off, will I be eligible for the final admissions?

No, it is actually not important to clear the minimum CLAT cut off for the proceedings of the admission. If any student who fails this step, it will make them uneligible to get admitted in any law school that only accept candidates on the basis of CLAT score.

What is Horizontal Reservation?

Horizontal Reservation refers to reservation of seats from each category of seats available. For e.g., many NLUs offer horizontal reservation for female students, which refers to seats reserved for women candidates from the list of seats in all the categories (Gen., SC, ST, etc.).

I have submitted my form for CLAT already, but want to make some changes. Can I?

Generally, it is not possible. But, CLAT 2020 has however allowed to edit the form until the last date of registration i.e., July 10, 2020. 

Which all NLUs have NRI or NRI sponsored quota available?

Following NLUs under CLAT have NRI, NRI Sponsored seats available.

The West Bengal National University of Juridical Sciences (WBNUJS) Kolkata
National Law University (NLU) Jodhpur
National Law Institute University (NLIU) Bhopal
Gujarat National Law University (GNLU) Gandhinagar
Maharashtra National Law University(MNLU) Mumbai
National Law University Odisha (NLUO) Cuttack
Rajiv Gandhi National University of Law (RGNUL) Patiala
Dr. Ram Manohar Lohia National Law University (RMLNLU) Lucknow
Hidayatullah National Law University (HNLU) Raipur
National University of Study & Research in Law (NUSRL) Ranchi
The National University of Advanced Legal Studies (NUALS) Kochi
Damodaran Sanjivayya National Law University (DSNLU) Vishakhapatnam
Maharashtra National Law University(MNLU) Nagpur
Tamil Nadu National Law University (TNNLU) Trichy
Himachal Pradesh National Law University (HPNLU) Shimla
Dharmashastra National Law University (DNLU) Jabalpur
Dr. B R Ambedkar National Law University (DBRANLU) Sonepat

Who can sponsor me for NRI Sponsored seats?

Only a first-degree relative (Parents, Grandparents & Siblings) or second-degree relatives (Cousins, Paternal Uncle/ Aunt, Maternal Uncles/Aunt) can sponsor your candidature for NRI Sponsored Seats.

Who can apply for EWS seats?

To apply for EWS (Economically Weaker Sections) seats, one must have the EWS certificate. To be eligible for EWS, one’s family income should be less than 8 lacs per annum and other criteria in terms of ownership of land/plot/flat must be fulfilled.

Once I have been alloted a NLU, what is the further process?

Once a candidate has been allotted a National Law University, basis his/her rank and preference order as given in the CLAT application, the student has three choices to make:

  • Lock: the candidate will pay the counseling fee of Rs. 50,000 (Rupees Fifty Thousand Only) and book the seat at the allotted National Law University. After locking, candidate will lose the option of upgrading to a higher NLU in the preference given.
  • Upgrade: Under this option, the student pays the counselling fee of Rs. 50,000 and wait for the upgrade to happen, in case of a vacancy in the National Law University, higher in the preference order by the candidate. 
  • Withdraw: This is not a choice but is dependent on whether the candidate has paid the counselling fee or not. If the candidate has not paid the requisite counselling fee within the stipulated time frame, the candidate loses his candidature from CLAT 2020.

What if I dont want to take admission to the allotted University? Will the counselling fee be refunded?

If you do not wish to take admission this year as the NLU allotted to you is not to your liking for any reason, you must show your interest to withdraw from the process within the stipulated time frame. CLAT will deduct Rs. 10000 and the balance amount will be refunded.

Do I need to go to the NLU allotted to me to pay the counselling fee?

No, the payment of the counselling fee must be done online through the link given. You do not need to go to the National Law University to make the payment.

What happens if I dont pay the counselling fee within the stipulated time?

If any candidate doesn’t pay the counselling fee within the stipulated time frame against the allotment list, one loses the candidature for allotment of National Law Universities in the subsequent lists too. 

I have not been allotted any seat in the first list. Do I have a chance in the second list?

It depends on the number of vacant seats after the first allotment. The allotment in the second list will depend on your rank and the number of seats available

What is the process Spot Counselling?

  • Under the spot counselling, National Law Universities, depending on the vacant seats across the different categories will notify on their respective websites. 
  • Candidates who wish to apply for such seats must submit their interest within the time frame given for such interest to be shown. 
  • After which, the NLUs give a timeline to such candidates who will be admitted against such seats to visit the campus and complete the admission process. 
  • The allotment for such seats is done based on ranks secured by such candidates who have shown interest for such seats

When does the CLAT Application Process 2021 begin?

As per the tentative schedule, the application process for CLAT will begin from January 2021 and will last until March 2021. 

What is the CLAT Exam Date for 2021?

The CLAT 2021 Exam Date is tentatively scheduled in May 2021. 

Will there be any changes in the CLAT Exam Date?

There is no official notice currently about the exam date. However, the exam conducting authority will notify the exam dates and other related information in the new notification. 

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