CLAT 2019 Application Form, Registration, Date, Fee, Syllabus, Exam Pattern, Eligibility

Check out the latest topic of Law Entrance Test of CLAT 2019 Application Form, Registration, Date, Fee, Syllabus, Exam Pattern, Eligibility. Common Law Admission Test (CLAT) is the popular law entrance exams which are conducted by the National Law Universities. Only on the basis of the CLAT 2019 entrance test, the Candidates can get admission into UG and PG law courses in 18 NLU institutions. The Courses offered by the NLUs are BA LLB (Hons), BSc LLB (Hons), BBA LLB (Hons), BSW LLB (Hons), BCom LLB (Hons) and LLM programmes. The Entrance test Notification can be Available from  1st week of January  2019.

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CLAT 2019 Exam Dates

Events Important Dates
Application Form is available from1st week of January 2019
Last Date for Application FormLast week of March 2019
Release of Admit Card3rd week of April 2019
Date of CLAT Exam 201912th May 2019
Declaration of ResultLast week of May 2019

About CLAT

Common Law Admission Test (CLAT) is a centralized test for admission to 18 National Law Universities in India. The test is taken after the Higher Secondary Examination or the 12th grade for admission to integrated undergraduate programmes in  Law and after Graduation in Law for Master of Laws(LL.M) programmes conducted by these law universities.  The CLAT test is Conducted Only Indian nationals and NRIs.

CLAT full Form is Common Law Admission Test

CLAT 2018 Exam Dates



Availability of Online Application Form1st January 2018
Online Fee Payment1st January – 31st March 2018
Offline Challan Payment1st January – 21st March 2018
Closing date of Application Submission along with order of preferences for NLUs31st March 2018
Last date for printing/downloading application12th May 2018
Issue Date of Admit Card20th April 2018
Date of Examination13th May 2018 (3:00 PM to 5:00 PM)
Publishing of Answer Key15th May 2018
Representation, if any, relating to the exam, questions or key16th – 18th May 2018
Date for uploading the amended answer key (if required)26th May 2018
Announcement of Result (issue of merit list)31st May 2018
Release of first indicative seat allocation list based on merit-cum-preference7th June 2018
Closure of Admission6th July 2018

CLAT 2019 Application Form

The CLAT Application Form can be Available in Official Website from The 1st week January 2019. Candidates can fill CLAT 2019 application only after they registered themselves for the Common Law Admission Test 2019. The End date of the Online Application can be on the Last week of March 2019.  The Registered candidates can get their Individual Register Number and Pass Word, By Using the Number and Password candidates can Login for Application, admit card, Result etc..,

How to Fill Online Application?

  • Application Form can be Available from the 1st week of January 2019. The candidates should Register on the Official Website for Application Download
  • The Candidate can be creating a LOGIN account using an e-mail ID individually.
  • Fill all the required details on the Application Form and Upload a Signature and Photograph of the Applicants in the Application Form.
  • No hard copy of filled in the application form is to be sent to the CLAT office.

Application Fee


Application Fee

General (UR)Rs. 4000
Other Backward Classes (OBC)Rs. 4000
Scheduled Caste (SC)Rs. 3500
Scheduled Tribes (ST)Rs. 3500
Specially Abled (PH)Rs. 4000

CLAT Eligible Criteria

UG Courses:

  • Age Limit: There is no Upper age Limit for appearing the CLAT exam.
  • Qualifying Exam: Candidate should pass the 12th examination with minimum 45% aggregate marks and 40% for SC/ST candidates. The Appearing Candidates are also Eligible for the CLAT  Entrance Test.

PG Course:

  • Age Limit: No upper age limit for the Entrance test.
  • Qualification: Candidates must have the LL.B./Five-Year Integrated LL.B. (Hons.) degree from recognized University. Unreserved category candidates have to obtain at least 55% marks in the qualifying exam and For reserved category candidates, the minimum Score is 50% marks.

CLAT Test Pattern

CLAT Exam Pattern for UG Courses:




English including Comprehension40 Ques40 marks
General Knowledge and Current Affairs50 Ques50 marks
Elementary Mathematics (Numerical Ability)20 Ques20 marks
Legal Aptitude50 Ques50 marks
Logical Reasoning40 Ques40 marks
Total200 Ques200 marks

Note:  For every correct answer in CLAT 2019, candidates will be awarded one mark and for every wrong option selected by candidates, 0.25 marks will be deducted.

CLAT Exam Pattern for PG Course:


Number of Questions

Maximum Marks

Constitutional Law50 Ques50 Marks
Jurisprudence50 Ques50 Marks
Other law subjects50 Ques50 Marks


150 Questions

150 Marks

Note:  For every correct answer in CLAT 2019, candidates will be awarded one mark and for every wrong option selected by candidates, 0.25 marks will be deducted.

CLAT Test Syllabus

CLAT Ug Course Syllabus:

English including Comprehension:

(English Usage Errors)

  • Common Errors,
  • Spotting Errors,
  • Inappropriate Usage of Words and Spelling Mistakes (English Usage),
  • Use of Correct Word.

(English Comprehension)

  • Paragraph based Questions

(English Vocabulary)

  • Antonyms,
  • Synonyms,
  • Analogies.

(English Proficiency)

  •  Idioms and Phrases,
  • One Word Substitution,
  • Sentence Improvement,
  • Rearrangement of Sentence in Paragraph,
  • Rearrangement of Words in Sentence,
  • Fill in the blanks and Cloze Tests.

General Knowledge and Current Affairs:

  • Events of National and International like below
  • Persons and Places
  • Static GK & Latest Happening
  • Books and Authors
  • Economics
  • Science, Technology
  • Sports

Logical Reasoning

(Reasoning Tests)

  •  Direction and Distance Test,
  • Analogy Test,
  • Classification (Odd Man Out) Test,
  • Coding Decoding Test,
  • Number Test,
  • Series Test,
  • Relationships Test,
  • Alphabet Test,
  • Ranking Tests and Time Sequence Test.

(Logic Tests)

  • Statements Conclusions, Arguments
  • Statements Action, Assumptions


(Number Theory)

  • Number Systems,
  • Surds and Indices,
  • Square Roots,
  • Fractions and Decimals,
  • HCF and LCM,
  • Simplification,
  • Approximations,
  • Ratio and Proportion,
  • Average and Logarithms.

(Commercial Maths)

  • Interest,
  • Percentage,
  • Profit and Loss,
  • Partnership and Discounts.

(Legal Aptitude)

  •  Research aptitude and problem-solving ability
  •  legal propositions
  •  International Law
  • Criminal Law
  • Indian Constitution
  • Legal Terms
  • Legal Maxims
  • Family Law
  • Contracts
  • Torts

CLAT PG Course Syllabus:

  • International Law
  • Family Law
  • Property Law
  • Intellectual Property Law
  • Constitutional Law
  • Jurisprudence
  • Law of Contracts
  • Law of Torts
  • Criminal Law

CLAT  Participating Institutes

  • Rajiv Gandhi National University of Law
  • Chanakya National Law University
  • National University of Advanced Legal Studies
  • National Law University, Orissa
  • Damodaram Sanjivayya National Law University
  • Tamil Nadu National Law School
  • Maharashtra National Law University, Mumbai
  • Maharashtra National Law University, Nagpur
  • National Law School of India University
  • Nalsar University of Law
  • The West Bengal National University of Juridical Sciences
  • National Law Institute University
  • National Law University, Jodhpur
  • Hidayatullah National Law University
  • National University of Study and Research in Law
  • National Law University and Judicial Academy, Assam
  • Gujarat National Law University
  • Ram Manohar Lohia National Law University

CLAT 2019 Cut-Off

CLAT 2019 cut-off will be determined after the declaration of results. The candidates will be grant admission to the desired program on the basis of Cutoff marks obtained in the entrance examination and subject to fulfilling other eligibility requirements. Exam committee considers various factors for calculating the cut-off marks like difficulty level of question paper, the number of candidates attempted the exam and previous years cut-off trends. the Following are the previous Year Cutoff marks for candidates Reference.

NLUsCLAT cut off Marks
National Law School of India University, BangaloreFrom 58 to 59
National Academy of Legal Studies and Research, HyderabadFrom 123 to 130
West Bengal National University of Judicial Sciences, KolkataFrom 221 to 351
National Law Institute University, BhopalFrom 213 to 339
National Law University, JodhpurFrom 343 to 347
Gujarat National Law University, GandhinagarFrom 465 to 574
Hidayatullah National Law University, RaipurFrom 453 to 555
Ram Manohar Lohiya National Law University, LucknowFrom 626 to 627
Rajiv Gandhi National Law University, PatialaFrom 759 to 801
Chanakya National Law University, PatnaFrom 909 to 911
National University of Advanced Legal Studies, KochiFrom 826 to 918

CLAT Question Papers

The Online Registered candidates can get the previous Question papers for the Authority through Official website. As the Candidates can Prepare the Previous Question papers for the Upcoming Entrance Test.  When we refer the previous question papers then we automatically know the important topics and type of the questions.

How to Prepare for Entrance Test?

  • Motivation and planning in the study are mandatory. For good motivation visit coaching centers and motivate yourself.
  • Put small daily targets, weekly targets and Revise the subject or topic as many times as possible until you are perfect on that.
  • Mark the questions that we feel important or tough. Have to improve faith in yourself.
  • Refer the best books for preparation in advance and Try to practice past years question papers for the Candidate idea on the Entrance Test.
  • The best source is to refer the past question papers and practice those model papers.

CLAT Admit Card 2019

The Admit card can be Available on the Official Website by CLAT exam Conducting Authority. The Applicants can Download the Admit card from April 2019 before the Entrance Test.  Along with the admit card, candidates must carry one identity proof to the examination center. No, admit card will be sent to candidates through post or email. Once downloaded, candidates need to take a printout of the Admit Card and carry it to the allotted test center on the day of the exam.

CLAT 2019 Answer Key

The authority will display the CLAT 2019 answer key in  May 2019. The official answer key bears all the actual answers to the online examination of CLAT. Candidates will also be able to submit their request in case of any discrepancy in the answer key.

CLAT 2019 Result

The CLAT 2019 result can Publish by the Authority in May 2019.  Candidates can view their results by entering their login details From the Official Website, candidates can download the Results which is Available only for Registered Candidates.

CLAT 2019 Merit List

The Merit List will be Available in the Official Website Separate for UG and PG Programs. The Candidates category wise Merit List can be Published along with the Results which indicate state as well as All India Rank of examinees.

Counselling Procedure

CLAT  counseling is being held centrally and through an online system. Candidates shortlisted for CLAT counseling have to first register through the online centralized system. Candidates must note that they would be invited to attend CLAT counseling based on their merit as per CLAT result. The candidate has to deposit a counseling fee of Rs. 50,000 to show their interest and seriousness towards CLAT counseling.

Counseling Required Documents:

  • Application Form
  • Admit Card
  • Score Card
  • Class 10th Marks-sheet (For proof of Date of Birth)
  • Class 12th Marks-sheet (For proof of Academic Qualification)
  • Caste Certificate (If applicable)
  • Specially-Abled Certificate (If applicable)
  • NRI Certificate (If applicable)
  • Sponsored NRI Certificate (If applicable)
  • Domicile Certificate (If applicable)

CLAT Contact Address

Sidhuwal Campus, Bhadson Road, Patiala-147 006 (Punjab)

  • Toll-Free Number: 1800 – 1200 – 711
  • Tolled Number: +91-522-65 67 111, +91-522-24 24 222 (10 Multi-channel Helplines), +91-522-24 22 849
  • E-mail: [email protected]
  • Official Website:
  • Phone Number: 18001200711

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