CLAT 2018 details and date have been announced. National University of Advanced Legal Studies (NUALS) will be conducting the exam on May 13, 2018. The official website is clat.ac.in. It will be an online exam which will begin at 03:00 pm and will end at 05:00 pm. The purpose of the Common Law Admission Test (CLAT) is to assess candidates for UG and PG Law admission in nineteen NLUS. Candidates will be able to apply for CLAT 2018 from January 01, 2018. The last date to apply online is 31 March 2018. For CLAT UG, the 10+2 qualifying candidates can apply. However, for CLAT PG 2018, the candidate’s candidate must possess LL.B. Degree or equivalent. Check the elaborated eligibility criteria, application process, selection process, cutoff, important dates and more details on CLAT 2018 from this page.
Through CLAT UG, the admission is granted in BA LLB and BBA LLB course, whereas, from PG exam the seats in LLM courses are filled. The admission in the institutes is granted on the basis of merit-cum-preference basis. However, fulfilling the eligibilitycriteria is equally important for the candidates. Check the table below to know all the important dates for CLAT 2018.
The eligibility criteria of CLAT 2018 differs for the UG and the PG examination. However, one thing that is common is that the candidates need to satisfy the eligibility in order to receive admission. Hence, the aspirants of CLAT are advised to check it for the respective examination.
The applicant should have secured more then 45% marks in 10+2, if they belong to General / OBC / Special Abled Person (SAP) or other categories.
However, for the candidates belonging to SC and ST categories, the minimum qualifying marks in 10+2 is 40%.
Candidates appearing for 10+2 examination in the year 2018 are also eligible to apply. But, these candidates will have to submit a proof of qualifying the exam with the result of the admission. If the candidates fail to produce it, the candidature shall be canceled.
The application form of CLAT 2018 can only be accessed online. Candidates will not be able to fill and submit it via any offline medium. Firstly, the candidates need to register by entering the Name, E-mail ID, and Mobile Number. In return for registration, the candidates will get a Registration Number and Password which is to be used in order to login and fill details in the application form.
Appropriate Specially Abled Persons (SAP) Certificate in PDF Format
Any other Original Certificate issued by Competent Authority, as mentioned in the brochure.
Application Fee: The amount of CLAT application fee is the same as last year. Candidates belonging to SC/ ST Category need to pay Rs. 3500 and the candidates of Unreserved/ SAP/ OBC/ Others category will have to pay Rs. 4000.