CLAT PG vs CLAT UG

CLAT UG and CLAT PG are both entrance exams for Legal degrees. 

CLAT UG is an entrance exam for undergraduate law programs at National Law Universities, such as BA LLB, BBA LLB, BCom LLB, and BSc LLB. As a General Category candidate, you must have completed class 10+2 with a minimum of 45 percent.

Whereas, CLAT PG is an examination for entrance to National Law Universities' LLM Postgraduate Program. As a general category, you must have an LLB degree with a minimum of 50%.

To give you an easy comparative view about CLAT UG and CLAT PG, we have given a table below that would clear all your doubts.

CLAT PG vs CLAT UG highlights: 

Basis  CLAT UG  CLAT PG
Maximum Marks 150 120
Duration  2 Hours 2 Hours
Total no. of questions 150 120
Negative Marking 0.25 Mark will be deducted 0.25 Mark will be deducted for each wrong answer
Mode of examination  Online  Offline
 Required Qualification  The candidate must have passed 10+2 or an equivalent exam The candidate must be in their final year or must have passed the 5-year integrated or 3-year LLB exam.
 Minimum marks

General - 45%

SC/ST - 40%

General - 50%

SC/ST - 45%

 Age limit  No upper age limit has been prescribed for UG courses. There is no upper age limit for admission to PG courses.
 Application fee

General/OBC/PWD/NRI/PIO/OCI candidates: Rs.4,000/-

SC/ST/BPL category candidates: Rs.3,500/-

General/OBC/PWD/NRI/PIO/OCI candidates: Rs.4,000/-

SC/ST/BPL category candidates: Rs.3,500/-
 

Syllabus

English Language
Current Affairs
Legal Reasoning
Logical Reasoning

Quantitative Techniques

Constitutional Law Other areas of law such as Jurisprudence, Administrative Law, Law of Contract, etc along with Contemporary judgments.

FAQ's

What is the required qualification for appearing in CLAT LLM Course?

Candidates must be in the final year or must have completed their graduation degree in law for appearing in CLAT LLM Course.

What is the required qualification for appearing in CLAT UG Course?

The candidates must have passed 10+2 or an equivalent examination from a recognized board or institution. Candidates appearing in the qualifying exam in 2022 are also eligible.

What is the total marks weightage of CLAT PG exam?

The CLAT LLM is a 120 Objective question exam. 1 mark is awarded for every correct answer in the exam. This sums up the total marks to 120 for CLAT PG.

What is the total weightage of CLAT UG exam?

The total weightage of 150 questions asked in the CLAT UG Exam is 150 marks which means for every correct answer you will be awarded 1 mark.

How many Subjects are there in CLAT UG exam?

There are five subjects in CLAT UG Exam. Read the article for more details.