The Consortium of National Law Universities has scheduled the CLAT Exam for 13th June 2021. Based on the previous year's answer key release dates, this year the CLAT Answer Key is expected to be released in the last week of June 2021.

  • The CLAT answer key shall be released in PDF format in two phases: provisional answer key and final answer key.
  • With the help of the provisional answer key, you can verify all the answers and raise objections if you find any discrepancies.
  • Considering the objections raised, the authority will modify the responses and release the final answer key separately for all Law Programs.

How to download CLAT Answer Key 2021 PDF?

  • Visit the official website of CLAT Consortium.
  • Click the tab to check details about "CLAT 2021"
  • Under the notification tab, you can find UG and PG answer key PDF
  • The PDF includes Question Paper as well
  • Click on the "Download" icon to download or else view online to predict your scores.

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CLAT Previous Years Question Paper & Answer Key

The exam conducting authority releases the answer keys in reference to the question paper. Here are previous year's CLAT Question Papers along with respective answer keys for UG & PG courses. 

CLAT 2020 Provisional Answer Key PDF

Course/Program Provisional Answer Key Final Answer Key
UG Download Yet to be released
PG Download Yet to be released

CLAT 2019 LLB Answer Key

CLAT Answer Key Question Paper Answer Key
Series A CLAT Question Paper Answer Key PDF
Series B CLAT Question Paper Answer Key PDF
Series C CLAT Question Paper Answer Key PDF
Series D CLAT Question Paper Answer Key PDF

CLAT 2019 Answer Key for 5 Years Integrated Program

CLAT Answer Key Question Paper Answer Key (Provisional) Answer Key (Final)
Series A Click here Click here Click here
Series B Click here Click here Click here
Series C Click here Click here Click here
Series D Click here Click here Click here

CLAT LLM 2019 Answer Key

Here, we have provided both provisional and final CLAT Answer key for the LLM program. 

CLAT Answer Key Question Paper Answer Key (Provisional) Answer Key (Final)
Series A Click here Click here Click here
Series B Click here Click here Click here
Series C Click here Click here Click here
Series D Click here Click here Click here

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How to Raise Objections on CLAT Answer Key?

You can raise objections if you find any discrepancy in the Answer Key. You are allowed to file objections within the window period and only through online mode. You can follow below steps to raise objections on the CLAT answer key.

  • Visit the official website and click "CLAT 2020" tab
  • Login using Registration number and password.
  • Link to raise objections will be active on the dashboard.
  • Mention the program, section, question, and correct option details.
  • Pay the amount via online mode for raising objections.
  • Finally, click on the submit button to submit your objection.

CLAT 2020 Answer Key - Marks Calculation Process

You can calculate the expected marks by using the CLAT answer key and marking scheme as tabulated below. Use the formula provided below to calculate the score.

Answer Type Marking Scheme
Correct answer +1
Incorrect answer -0.25
No response 0

CLAT Scores = Total numbers of Correct options*1 - Total number of incorrect responses*0.25

For Example: If the number of correct answers is 120 and incorrect answers are 30, then the CLAT score will be calculated as:

Total CLAT marks = (120*1) - (30*0.25) = 120-7.5 Then, the Total marks = 112.5

CLAT 2020 Answer Key Codes

The CLAT Answer Key will be published by the authority with different colour codes. Check below to know the colour code for correct and wrong answers.

  • Every correct answer is marked with a tick mark and green colour
  • The wrong answer is marked with the wrong mark and red colour
The notion in CLAT 2020 Answer Key Meaning of Notion
Tick Mark and Green colour Question is correctly answered
Wrong Mark and Red colour Question is incorrectly answered


Where to download CLAT Answer Key?

You can download the CLAT Answer Key by visiting the official website. You need to enter a valid registered ID and Password to download the answer key. If there are discrepancies in the answer key, you can raise objections by visiting the same website.

What will happen if a question given in CLAT Exam is incorrect?

Generally, the LAW Consortium will publish all the questions correctly in the exam. If in case, there is any wrong question that appears in the CLAT Exam, the authorities will verify it. Marks will be given or not for the wrong question will be decided by the authority. Most of the time authorities will give marks for the wrong questions only for those who have attempted the question. If a wrong question is not attempted, then no marks are given. 

How can I object to the CLAT answer key?

You can raise objections if they find any discrepancy in the CLAT 2021 Answer Key. Visit the official CLAT website for raising objections. After that click on the  “objections on answer key”. A login window will be displayed on the screen. You need to enter a valid mobile number and password which is given at the time of registration. After a successful login to the page, click on the ‘Provisional Answer Key Objections’ button and fill all the required details along with the attaching the file that justifies your objection. Finally, click on the submit button.

What is the difference between a provisional and final CLAT 2021 answer key?

The Provisional Answer Key is the first answer key released by the authorities to help you to calculate the approximate scores in the exam. It consists of serial-wise answers for all the questions asked in the exam. You can cross-check their answers with the help of answer key and can raise objections if they find any discrepancy. After the completion of the objection process, the Final Answer Key will be released. With the help of this answer key, you can analyze your performance by knowing the number of questions marked incorrectly in the exam. By knowing the expected scores, you will get a rough idea about the colleges in which they can find an admission.

Which public sector Units (PSU's) recruit candidates through CLAT Score?

There are several companies that recruit based on your CLAT Score. The cut-off percentage for depends on the company. Some of the public sector units that recruit based on CLAT Score as follows:

  • Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL)
  • Oil and Natural Gass Corporation (ONGC)
  • Power Grid Corporation of India Limited ( PGCIL)
  • National Thermal Power Corporation Limited (NTPC)
  • Oil India Limited (OIL)
  • Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL)
  • Gas Authority of India Limited (GAIL)
  • National Highway Authority of India (NHAI)

What are the details mentioned on CLAT Answer Key?

CLAT Answer Key mentions correct option against each question in all sets of the question paper.

Why is CLAT Answer Key important?

CLAT Answer Key will let candidates to know how many questions they answered correctly and which questions they answered incorrectly.

Will I have to log in to check CLAT 2021 Answer Key?

Yes. You have to log in to the website by suing your user ID and password to check CLAT answer Key.

When will CLAT 2021 Answer Key be released?

The answer key for CLAT 2021 will be released tentatively in the last week of June 2021.