CLAT 2017 Notification Application Form, Online Registration, Eligibility, Law Entrance Exam Date

Admin New
By Admin New January 24, 2017 16:35

CLAT 2017 Notification is released at, candidates fill Application Form and check Online Registration, Eligibility, Law Entrance Exam Date here

CLAT 2017 Notification

Passionate to nourish your career as a Lawyer!! Seeking for admission in National Law Universities in the country?? Then, apply against CLAT 2017 Notification. Recently, a notification has been expanded with a view to invite applications from highly talented, achievement oriented and bright Indian Nationals to apply against Common Law Admission Test. CLAT is going to schedule on Sunday, 14th May 2017. Candidates who have needed eligibility standards must apply against Common Law Entrance Exam by submitting CLAT Online Application Form before deadline. Individuals can fill applications by reaching the Registration link which is available at its official site, Contenders can scroll down the below tuned page to gain other important details and facts concerning CLAT 2017 Notification such as CLAT Exam Dates, Admission Process, eligibility, etc which is well maintained by team members of

CLAT Eligibility Criteria

Eligibility Criteria for UG Programme:

Candidates applying against CLAT 2017 Notification must have qualified 10+2 with 45% [for Unreserved /OBC /Specially Abled Persons (SAP)] and 40% in case of candidates belonging to SC/ST categories. Aspirants that belong to Unreserved/NRIs/NRI Sponsored categories must have age below 20 years as on 01st July 2017. However, SC/ST/ OBC/Specially Abled Persons (SAP) category aspirants should have 22 years of age as on 01st July 2017.

Individuals who are going to attend qualifying examination in March/April 2017 can also apply for CLAT 2017 Notification. But in that case, they need to produce proof of their passing the qualifying examination at the time of admission, failing which they shall lose their right to be considered for admission.

Method of Breaking of Tie

  • Higher age
  • Computerized draw of lots
  • Higher marks in the section of legal aptitude in CLAT-2017 exam

Eligibility Criteria for PG Programme:

Candidates must have obtained 55% marks in case of Unreserved / OBC/Specially Abled Persons (SAP) categories and 50% marks for SC/ST category contenders. Applying aspirants for CLAT 2017 Notification should have qualified/ attended the final semester/final year examination of the qualifying examination on the date of his/her admission. There will be no upper age limit for applying against Common Law Entrance Test.

Application Fee for Common Law Entrance Test

General/OBC/SAP category appliers applying against CLAT 2017 Notification need to remit an amount of Rs.4000/- and Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe category applicants applying for CLAT 2017 Notification need to pay Rs.3500/- towards application fee. Applying contenders also need to bear the bank transaction charges. Payment of application fee can be remit using net-banking, debit card or credit card via online mode.

CLAT Exam Pattern

Candidates who are going to appear in Common Law Admission Test for getting admission in Under-Graduate (UG)/ Post-Graduate (PG) programmes can go through the pattern of the question paper. Have a look!!!

For PG Programmes

Subject AreasMarks WeightageTime Duration
Constitutional Law50 MarksTwo Hours
Jurisprudence50 Marks
Other law subjects such as Contract, Torts, Criminal Law, International Law, Environment Law

and Human Right

50 Marks
Total 150

 Both exams will be of objective type having multiple choice question answers. There will be negative marking of 0.25 Mark for each wrong answer. Time duration of exam will be of two hours, that is, 120 minutes. Candidates have to solve the question paper in assigned time. Question paper will cover questions from various topics such as Constitutional Law, Jurisprudence and Other law for PG Programmes. However, for UG Course questions will be from English including Comprehension, General Knowledge and Current Affairs, Elementary Mathematics, Legal Aptitude and Logical Reasoning.

For UG Course

Subject AreasMarks WeightageTime Duration
English including Comprehension40 MarksTwo Hours
General Knowledge and Current Affairs50 Marks
Elementary Mathematics (Numerical Ability)20 Marks
Legal Aptitude50 Marks
Logical Reasoning40 Marks
Total 200

 CLAT Admission Procedure

Candidates will get shortlisted on the basis of their performance in Common Law Admission Test. However, allotment to the available seats will be made on the basis of merit-cum-preference. Officials will organize counselling on the basis of merit-cum-preference and published the list on web page latest by 29th May, 2017 (Monday).

Participating NLUs

  • National Law School of India University (NLSIU), Bengaluru
  • National Academy of Legal Study and Research (NALSAR) University of Law, Hyderabad
  • National Law Institute University (NLIU), Bhopal
  • West Bengal National University of Juridical Sciences (NUJS), Kolkata
  • National Law University (NLU), Jodhpur
  • Hidayatullah National Law University (HNLU), Raipur
  • Gujarat National Law University (GNLU), Gandhinagar
  • Dr. Ram Manohar Lohiya National Law University (RMLNLU), Lucknow
  • Rajiv Gandhi National University of Law (RGNUL), Punjab
  • Chanakya National Law University (CNLU), Patna
  • National University of Advanced Legal Studies (NUALS), Kochi
  • National Law University Odisha (NLUO), Cuttack
  • National University of Study and Research in Law (NUSRL), Ranchi
  • National Law University and Judicial Academy (NLUJA), Assam
  • Damodaram Sanjivayya National Law University (DSNLU), Visakhapatnam
  • Tamil Nadu National Law School (TNNLS), Tiruchirappalli
  • Maharashtra National Law University (MNLU), Mumbai
  • Maharashtra National Law University (MNLU), Nagpur

 How to apply against CLAT 2017 Notification??

Log in to web page by accessing via online mode and that is After that, move your cursor towards top of homepage and hit on “Eligibility” tab. A drop down list will appear facing you. Now, select suitable programme and press on that. A new page showing eligibility norms will display facing you. Go through it attentively. Candidates who satisfy the eligibility norms can apply against CLAT 2017 Notification. For this, revisit homepage and strike on “Apply Online” tab which is located in menu bar. Now, candidates need to login themselves by pressing on “Already Registered” tab. If you are new user, then press on “Register Yourself” tab. Now, fill CLAT Application Form with required information in correct manner without any kind of mistake. Upload soft copies of documents, photographs and signature, as per dimensions. Lastly, hit on “Submit” button for final submission of dully filled application form. Also, take a print out of submitted application form and keep it safe for future make of use.

Documents to be Uploaded with Online Application

  • Certificate of impairment for Specially Abled Persons (SAP) and Scribe Declaration Form by the Scribe in the prescribed format
  • Front facing passport size recent photograph with clear lenses (30 mm x 45 mm) [JPG/JPEG Format, size not more than 100 KB]
  • Signature of the candidate [JPG/JPEG Format, size not more than 100 KB]

Dates to be Keep in Mind

Description of Specific ActivitiesDate & Day
Last date for submission of filled-in online application form along with order of preferences for NLUs31st March, 2017 (Friday) till 11:59 pm
Download of Admit Cards/Hall Tickets begins20th April, 2017 (Thursday)
Date of CLAT – 2017 online examination14th May, 2017 (Sunday) from 03:00 pm to 05:00 pm
Date of uploading the Answer Key

b. Representation, if any, relating to exam, questions or key

c. Date for uploading the amended answer key (if required)

16th May, 2017 (Tuesday)

17th May – 19th May, 2017(Wednesday – Friday)

25th May, 2017 (Thursday)

Declaration of results, i.e., issue of Merit List (Category wise)29th May, 2017 (Monday)
Publication of first indicative seat allocation list based on merit-cum-preference05th June, 2017 (Monday)
Dates for payment of counselling fee of Rs. 50,000/- & Dates for locking of allotted seats06th June – 08th June, 2017 (Tuesday – Thursday)
Publication of second allotment list12th June, 2017 (Monday)
Dates for payment of counselling fee of Rs. 50,000/- for candidates whose names have been added in second provisional allotment list13th June – 14th June, 2017 (Tuesday – Wednesday)
Publication of third allotment list19th June 2017
Dates for payment of counselling fee of Rs. 50,000/- for candidates whose names have been added in third provisional allotment list20th June – 21st June, 2017 (Tuesday – Wednesday)
Last Date for withdrawal from the Admission Process21st June, 2017 (Wednesday)
Publication of fourth allotment list24th June, 2017 (Saturday)
Payment of full fees by the candidates whose names have appeared in the fourth allotment list to the NLUs where their names appeared28th June – 30th June, 2017 (Wednesday – Friday)
Dates for receiving status of admissions from the participating NLU (s) in the CLAT office04th July, 2017 (Tuesday)
Date of closure of admission process by CLAT – 2017 office06th July, 2017 (Thursday)

 Important Links: Official Notice/ Official Link

Important Note

Contenders may go through above positioned Official Notice to obtain other essential facts concerning CLAT 2017 Notification. Build a strong link with us on our web page for latest updates by visiting it time to time. Kindly bookmark our web page with the help of ctrl + d key.

You May Also Check This Section:

Admin New
By Admin New January 24, 2017 16:35
Write a comment

No Comments

No Comments Yet!

Let me tell You a sad story ! There are no comments yet, but You can be first one to comment this article.

Write a comment
View comments

Write a comment