The Consortium of National Law Universities (CNLU) conducts the Common Law Admission Test in 67 centers across India. During the application process, you were given the option to choose three centers of your choice. 

But last year, due to unexpected circumstances, the exam was conducted in 203 cities across the country. This year, if the situation persists until May or June, the authorities may give more choices of CLAT Exam Centers similar to last year. 

Latest News:  As per the recent notice released by CLAT Consortium, the CLAT Exam 2021 is postponed and the new dates shall be announced in the first week of May 2021.  

CLAT 2021 Exam Centers - Complete List

Last year, CLAT Exam was conducted in 203 Exam Centers across the various states of the Country that are tabulated below. Make sure to carry the CLAT Admit Card to the exam center without fail. 

Exam Centre States Exam Centre Cities
Andhra Pradesh Anantapur, Chirala, Eluru, Guntur, Kadapa, Kakinada, Kurnool, Nellore, Ongole, Rajahmundary, Srikakulam, Tekkali, Tirupathi, Vijayawada, Visakhapatnam, Vizianagaram
Arunachal Pradesh Itanagar / Naharlagun
Assam Guwahati, Dibrugarh, Jorhat, Silchar, Tezpur
Bihar Muzaffarpur, Patna, Arrah, Bhagalpur, Darbhanga, Purnea
Chattisgarh Bilaspur, Raipur, Chandigarh, Bhilai Nagar, Durg
Delhi New Delhi
Goa Panaji / Madgoan
Gujrat Ahmedabad, Gandhinagar, Anand, Bhavnagar, Himatnagar, Jamnagar, Mehsana, Rajkot, Surat, Vadodara
Haryana Faridabad, Gurugram, Ambala, Hisar, Karnal, Kurukshetra, Panipat, Rohtak, Sonipat, Yamuna Nagar
Himachal Pradesh Bilaspur, Hamirpur, Kangra, Kullu, Mandi, Shimla, Una
J&K Jammu, Srinagar, Samba
Jharkhand Jamshedpur, Ranchi, Bokaro Steel City, Dhanbad, Hazaribagh, 
Karnataka Ballari(Bellary), Belagavi(Belgaum), Bengaluru, Bidar, Davanagere, Dharwad / Hubli, Kalaburagi (Gulbarga), Hassan, Mangaluru(Mangalore), Mysuru(Mysore), Shivamogga(Shimoga), Tumakuru(Tumkur), Udupi, Vijayapura(Bijapur)
Kerala Alapuzzha, ErnakulamIdukki, Kannur, Kasaragod, Kollam, Kottayam, Kozhikode, Malappuram, Palakkad, Thiruvananthapuram, Thrissur
Madhya Pradesh Bhopal, Indore, Gwalior, Jabalpur, Sagar, Satna, Ujjain
Maharashtra Akola, Amravati, Aurangabad (Maharashtra), Chandrapur, Dhule, Jalgaon, Kolhapur, Latur, Mumbai/navi Mumbai, Nagpur, Nanded, Nashik, Pune, Raigad, Ratnagiri, Sangli, Satara, Solapur, Thane, Wardha
Manipur Imphal
Meghalaya Shillong
Mizoram Aizwal
Nagaland Kohima
Odisha Balasore, Berhampur-ganjam, Bhubaneswar,  Cuttack , Dhenkanal , Rourkela , Sambalpur
Punjab Amritsar, Bhatinda, Jalandhar, Ludhiana, Mohali, Patiala, Sangrur
Rajasthan Alwar, Bikaner, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Kota, Sikar, Sriganganagar, Udaipur
Sikkim Gangtok
Tamil Nadu Coimbatore, Madurai, Salem, Erode, Thanjavur, Nagercoil, Tirunelveli, Tiruchirappalli, Vellore, Namakkal
Telangana Khammam, Karimnagar, Warangal, Nizamabad, Mahabubnagar
Tripura Agartala
Uttar Pradesh Greater Noida, Meerut, Noida, Agra, Aligarh, Bareilly, Gorakhpur, Jhansi, Kanpur, Lucknow, Mathura, Moradabad, Muzaffarnagar, Prayagraj, Varanasi, Allahabad, Ghaziabad
Uttarakhand Dehradun, Haldwani, Haridwar, Roorkee
West Bengal  Asansol, Burdwan(Bardhaman), Siliguri, Hooghly, Barasat, Howrah, Barrackpore, Kalyani, Kolkata

Documents to be carried to CLAT Exam Center 

Applicants must carry any of the following photo ID proofs for identity verification, along with the admit card for CLAT Exam. The list shall be as follows:

  • PAN Card
  • Passport
  • Photo identity proof issued by a People’s Representative on official letterhead along with a photograph
  • Photo identity proof issued by a Gazetted Officer on official letterhead along with a photograph
  • Driving License
  • Voter’s ID Card
  • Valid recent Identity Card issued by a recognized College/ University
  • Bank Passbook with a photograph
  • Aadhar card with a photograph/ Employee ID/ Bar Council Identity Card

Instructions for CLAT Exam Centers

All applicants are advised to follow the important CLAT Exam Day Instructions mandatorily;

  • Carry all the documents along with the admit card to the CLAT Exam City without fail.
  • Make sure that you do not carry any unrequired objects, such as paper chits or electronic devices like mobile phones, Bluetooth, earphones, pager, health band, etc, to the test center.
  • Reach the respective CLAT exam center at least one hour before the start of the test.
  • You shall not be permitted to enter the Exam Center after the reporting time. 
  • Handle the OMR sheet carefully to prevent damage and rough work can only be performed on the space available in the exam booklet.

FAQ's

Do I need to submit my admit card to the CLAT exam center?

No, the exam center authorities only need the admit card for verification of the applicant, and they will return it to the candidates once verification is complete.

I can't find the CLAT exam center allocated to the admit card, what do I do?

Candidates must have prior information about the exam center such as its location, to avoid any delay. In case of any queries or difficulties regarding the CLAT exam, candidates are advised to contact the helpline numbers of the consortium.

What things do I need to carry on the day of the exam to the CLAT exam center?

You must carry the admit card of CLAT 2020 along with a valid identity proof (Aadhar Card/ Voter Id card/ Driving License/ Passport, etc.) to their respective examination centers.

What will happen in case of some problem with the computer during the online CLAT exam at the exam center?

In such cases of computer system failure or any other related problems, the candidates should intimate the examination invigilator. However, there will be enough buffer systems available at the examination system to take care of such problems. Moreover, the time lost in changing of systems will be duly counted and compensated as every second will be recorded by the examination server.

Will I be given extra sheets/papers for rough work and calculations?

Yes, examination centers will be providing the rough sheets for calculations. However, no electronic devices will be allowed in the CLAT examination centers.