CLAT 2022: Application Form, Exam Dates (Out), Eligibility, Pattern, Syllabus


CLATCLAT  2022 Exam Dates has been Announced now, the Exam will be held on 8th May 2022 And same year Exam will be held on 18th December 2022 for CLAT-2023. This Year CLAT Examination will be held two times a year. The CLAT 2022 is known as the Common Law Admission Test. It is an entrance exam which is held every year by the University under the National Law of Universities (NLUs). The CLAT 2022entrance exam is conducted on a rotational basis every year by the participating universities under the NLUs. Around 19 universities are a part of the NLUs.

The applicants who will appear for the CLAT 2022 entrance exam will be able to get admission to different Under Graduate (UG) and Post Graduate (PG) level courses offered in these universities in the field of Law. However, in tot admission in the institution, the applicants must meet eligibility criteria set by the universities of the NLUs.

For the reference of the applicants, in the below-given article we have provided some more information about the CLAT 2022 entrance exam such as the important events and tentative dates, application forms and application fee, exam paper pattern and exam syllabus, eligibility criteria, admit card, and results, merit list, counseling session and many more.

CLAT 2022 Notification – Exam Dates Announced

New CLAT  2022 Exam Dates has been Announced now, the Exam will be held on 8th May 2022 And same year Exam will be held on 18th December 2022 for CLAT-2023. Click Here to Check Exam Dates Details.

New CLAT  2022 Online Application Form will be released in December 2021. Click Here to Check Application Form Details.

CLAT 2022 Quick Links

Notification (Released) Click Here
Important Dates (Announced) Click Here
Application/Registration (Starting Soon) Click Here
How to Apply Click Here
How to Download CLAT Form Click Here
Application Correction Click Here
Admit Card/Hall Ticket  Click Here
Answer key  Click Here
Result/Merit List  Click Here
Rank Predictor Click Here
Cut Off Click Here
Counseling/ Admission Procedure   Click Here
Eligibility Click Here
Exam Pattern Click Here
Syllabus Click Here
Preparation Click Here
Participating Institute Click Here

CLAT 2022 Important events and Dates

In the below section the applicants will be able to find the details about the CLAT 2022 Important events and dates for the entrance exam.

Important Event Dates (Announced)
Date of re-release the admission notification by the authorities December 2021
Date of availability of the online application forms January 2022
Date of submission of the filled online application forms March 2022
Date of availability of the entrance exam admit cards April 2022
Date of CLAT 2022 entrance exam 8th May 2022
Date of announcement of the entrance exam results May 2022
Date of release of the merit list May 2022
Date of releasing of first seat allotment list June 2022
Date of payment of the counseling fee of Rs 50000 / – June 2022
Date of release of the second seat allotment list June 2022
Date of payment of the counseling fee of Rs 50000 / – June 2022
Date of release of the third seat allotment list June 2022
Date of payment of the counseling fee of Rs 50000 / – June 2022
Date of reporting to the allotted institution by the applicants for completion of the further admission process June 2022
Date of receiving the admission status from the participating NLUs in the CLAT office July 2022
Date of closing of the admission July 2022

CLAT 2022 Highlights

Exam Name CLAT
Full-Form Common-Law Admission Test
Exam Types UG & PG Level
Exam Level National
Courses Offered UG & PG Law Courses
Conducting Body A consortium of National Law Universities
Application Mode Online
Exam Mode Offline (PPT)
Exam Date 8th May 2022 (Out)
Exam Duration 2 Hours
Official Website http://www.clat.ac.in/ OR https://consortiumofnlus.ac.in/
Helpline 09446899010, 09446899050

CLAT 2022 Application Form

In the bellow-direction, we have provided the basic information about the process of filling the CLAT 2022 Application ForForm for reference of the applicants.

  • The CLAT 2022 Application Form will be provided in online mode on the official website of the university that is the clat.ac.in.
  • The applicants will have to register themselves into pear for the entrance exam on the official website of the university itself.
  • The applicants will have to provide a valid email id and phone number to register themselves on the official website for the entrance exam.
  • The applicants who have registered successfully will be able to receive a provisional registration number and password on their registered email id or phone number from the official authorities.
  • The applicants are requested to keep the provisional registration number and password safe along with them till the completion of the entrance exam.
  • The applicants will have to use the provisional registration number to log in to the official website of the university.
  • Then on the official website,e applicants will have to get the CLAT 2022 Application Form and start filling the same.
  • At the time of filling the CLAT 2022 Application Form,e applicants will have to provide necessary personal details, educational details, academic details, contact details, residential details,d many more.
  • Before filling the CLAT 2022 Application Form the applicants must keep all the important documents ready with them in hand
  • Then with the help of the academic documents,e applicants will be able to fill the CLAT 2022 Application Form.
  • The applicants will also have to upload a scanned copy of passport size photograph, signature, and a certificate in PDF format as per the required size and format and mentioned on the official website.
  • The applicants must note that the documents that they will upload should be issued by the competent authority to support the claim of especially-abledrsons (SAP)
  • The applicants are instructed to fill the CLAT 2022 Application Form with the correct information as incorrect information in the CLAT 2022 Application Form will lead to rejection.
  • The applicants will be able to make changes and or corrections to the CLAT 2022 Application Form once the CLAT 2022 Application Form is submitted.
  • The applicants will have to take a printout of the CLAT 2022 Application Form once it is filled properly with all correct details
  • The applicants will also have to make the payment of the CLAT 2022 Application Fee before the due date.
  • Then the applicants will have to submit the dully CLAT 2022 Application Form on the official website itself.
  • The applicants do not require to submit the hard copy of the CLAT 2022 Application Form to the official authorities by post or courier.

CLAT 2022 Application fee

In the bellow-invention, the applicants will be able to get the information about the CLAT 2022 Application fee for the entrance exam. Before submitting the CLAT 2022 Application form it the applicants must make payment of the CLAT 2022 Application fee.

Description / Category of the applicants Amount
Application fee for the General / OBC / SAP + other category applicants Rs 4000 / –
Application fee for the Reserved category applicants like SC / ST Rs 3500 / –
  • Without the payment of the CLAT 2022 Application fee, no applicants will be allowed to appear for the entrance exam.
  • The CLAT 2022 Application fee can be paid through online mode by various payment gateway methods like debit card, credit card, net banking facilities, pay wallet, Ru Pay, UPI, and many more.
  • The applicants can also make the payment of the CLAT 2022 Application fee through challan.
  • The applicants will have to take a printout of the com computer-generateddallan of the relevant bank if they want to make the payment of the CLAT 2022 Application fee through challan.
  • The applicants must note that the payment of the CLAT 2022 Application fee should be deposited in cash at the bank cash counter.

CLAT 2022 Eligibility Criteria

In Tot the information about the CLAT 2022 Eligibility CriCriteria applicants are requested to go through the details that we have provided below in this section.

  • Nationality: Indian nationals are eligible to apply for the entrance exam conducted by the official authorities.
  • International applicants: The applicants who are NRI (NonNon-Residentialdians) or NRI sponsored are also eligible to apply for the entrance exam. However, the reign National applicants cannot apply for the entrance exam.
  • Upper Age limit: Not decided by the official authorities
  • Relaxation: The applicants from the reserved category have got relaxation in the qualifying marks.

Eligibility Criteria for Under Graduate (UG) course 

  • Age limit: The applicants should be more than 17 years of age at the time of admission.
  • Educational Qualification: One must have completed HSC exams that is Class 12th with 12 years of education from a recognized state board in the topic for the entrance exam.
  • Minimum Marks – General Category applicants: The  applicants who belong to general category should have secured minimum 45 % marks in total in the qualifying exam
  • Minimum Marks – Reserved Category applicants: The t of applicants who belong to the reserved category should have secured at least 40 % marks in the qualifying exam.
  • Appearing applicants: The applicants who are appearing for the final exam of the HSC are also eligible to apply.

Eligibility Criteria for Post Graduate (PG) course 

  • Age limit: The applicants should be more than 20 years of age at the time of admission.
  • Educational Qualification: One must have completed LLB / 5 years of Integrated LLB (Hons) or any equivalent from a recognized university or institution in the topic for the entrance exam.
  • Minimum Marks – General Category applicants: The applicants who belong to general category should have secured minimum 55 % marks in total in the qualifying exam
  • Minimum Marks – Reserved Category applicants: The t of applicants who belong to the reserved category should have secured at least 50 % marks in the qualifying exam.
  • Appearing applicants: The applicants who are appearing for the final exam or the final year of the qualifying exam are also eligible to apply

CLAT 2022 Exam Pattern

For the reference of the applicants, in the below-given section, we have provided the information about the CLAT 2022 Exam PatPattern of entrance exams such as the exam mode, exam duration, exam language, marking scheme, negative markings, question type, subjects, and many more.

  • Mode of Exam: Computer Based online exam will be conducted by the official authorities.
  • Duration of Exam: 2-hour duration will be provided by the official authorities to the applicants to complete the entire entrance exam.
  • Language of Exam: In the English language the applicants will have to appear for the entrance exam.
  • Total Number of Questions: For the Undthe er Graduate (UG) course the applicants will have to answer 200 questions in total and for Post Graduate (PG) courses the applicants will have to appear 150 questions in total only.
  • Total Marks: 200 marks question paper will be set for Under Graduate (UG) entrance exam and 150 marks question paper will be set for Post Graduate (PG) entrance exam.
  • Type of Questions: Objective type multiple choice questions will be asked in the entrance exam.
  • Marking Scheme: Each correct answers given by the applicants will be awarded with one marks
  • Negative Marking: 25 marks will be deducted for each incorrect answer given in the entrance exam.

Exam paper pattern for Under Graduate (UG) course

Subjects Number of questions Maximum marks
English with Comprehension 40 questions 40 marks
General Knowledge (GK) and Current Affairs 50 questions 50 marks
Elementary Mathematics 20 questions 20 marks
Legal Aptitude 50 questions 50 marks
Logical Reasoning 40 questions 40 marks
Total 200 questions 200 marks

Exam paper pattern for Post Graduate (PG) course

Subjects Number of questions Maximum marks
Constitutional Law 50 questions 50 marks
Jurisprudence 50 questions 50 marks
Other law subjects such as Contract, Torts, Criminal Law, International Law, IPR, etc. 50 questions 50 marks
Total 200 questions 200 marks

CLAT 2022 Exam Syllabus

In the below-given section, we have provided some basic information regarding the CLAT 2022 Exam Syllabus for the reference of the applicants that will help in better preparation of the entrance exam.

  • English (The official authorities will test the applicant’s knowledge for English language and proficiency)
    • Grammar
    • Sentence Correction
    • Jumbled Words
    • Jumbled Sentence
    • Antonyms
    • Synonyms
    • Word and their meaning
    • Comprehension
  • Mathematics (The official authorities will test the applicant’s knowledge for Numerical Ability
    • Applicants are requested to study from the SSC class syllabus as prescribed by the state board
  • General Knowledge (GK) and Current Affairs (The official authorities will test the applicant’s General knowledge along with that if they are familiar with the current events happening around the world.
  • Legal aptitude (The official authorities will identify the applicants interest in below-mentioned criteria)
    • Law
    • Research Aptitude
    • Problem-solving approach
  • Logical Reasoning (The official authorities will identify the ability of the applicants to identify the pattern, apply logic, and reasoning in solving questions.
    • Syllogism
    • Decision making
    • Direction sense
    • Blood relations
    • Puzzle
    • Series
    • Classification and analogy

CLAT 2022 Preparation Tips

In the bellow-invention, the applicants will be able to get the basic information about the CLAT 2022 Preparation Tips for the better preparation of the entrance exam.

  • Prepare a former time table and follow it no matter what
  • Prepare a proper study strategy keeping in mind all the topics
  • Do not leave any topic and study all
  • Study daily and also revise the topics studies
  • Do not neglect your health and sleep
  • Eat healthy food and sleep on time
  • Prepare short notes, flow charts.
  • Watch online videos for better understandings
  • Solve past question papers and mock tests as much as possible to do.

CLAT 2022 Admit Card

For the reference of the applicants, in the below-given section, we have provided some basic information regarding the CLAT 2022 Admit Card of the entrance exam. The applicants who have submitted the application form and have registered for the entrance exam will be eligible to get the CLAT 2022 Admit Card.

The applicants will be able to get the CLAT 2022 Admit Card online mode on the official website of the university. The applicants must download the CLAT 2022 Admit Card from the official website that is the www.clat.ac.in. The applicants will get the CLAT 2022 Admit Cardin the 3rd week of April 2022.

The applicants must also take a print out of the CLAT 2022 Admit Card that is downloaded. The hard copy of the CLAT 2022 Admit Card should be carried by the applicants in the entrance examination hall. The applicants must also take along with them a valid government ID proof for the verification process.

CLAT 2022 Answer Key

In the below section the applicants will be able to get the CLAT 2022 Answer Key that is prepared by the official authorities. The CLAT 2022 Answer Key will be the list of the correct response and its details of all the questions that had appeared in the question paper of the entrance exam.

The official authorities will prepare the CLAT 2022 Answer Key of the entrance exam after the completion of the entrance exam. The applicants will be able to get the CLAT 2022 Answer Key after a week of the completion of the entrance exam. The CLAT 2022 Answer Key will be made available online mode on the official website of the university for the reference of the applicant.

The applicants need to visit the official website of the university to get the CLAT 2022 Answer Key. The applicants must use their login credentials that are the user name and password to get the CLAT 2022 Answer Key. The official authorities will not provide the hard copy of the CLAT 2022 Answer Key to the applicants by post or courier or any other offline mode.

CLAT 2022 Results

In the last week of May 2022, the official authorities will provide the CLAT 2022 Resultsof the entrance exam to the deserving and qualified applicants. The applicants can also go through the details that we have provided below in this section regarding the CLAT 2022 Resultsof the entrance exam. The CLAT 2022 Results will be made available online mode on the official website of the university for the applicants.

The applicants will have to use their registration number to get the CLAT 2022 Results. The official authorities will provide the CLAT 2022 Results in the form of a Merit list. The CLAT 2022 Results will contain the name and roll number of the applicant who has qualified for the entrance exam and has scored well and more than the cut off marks as decided by the official authorities.

The official authorities will conduct the further admission process based on the CLAT 2022 Resultsitself. The applicants are instructed to download the CLAT 2022 Results from the official website of the university and also take some extra copies of the downloaded CLAT 2022 Results. The applicants will not get the CLAT 2022 Resultsin offline mode by post or any other means.

CLAT 2022 Counselling Session

To provide admission to the applicants in the institution, the official authorities will organize a CLAT 2022 Counselling Session. The CLAT 2022 Counselling Session will be conducted in online mode as a centralized CLAT 2022 Counselling Session which will contain many different rounds based on different factors. The applicants will get the details of the CLAT 2022 Counselling Session and its rounds in the below-given section.

The CLAT 2022 Counselling Session will be conducted purely based on merit that is the results of the entrance exam. The official authorities will allot seats to the applicants based on the CLAT ranks, category of the applicants, seat availability for the admission, choices filled by the applicants, and many more.

In the CLAT 2022, Counselling Session the applicants will have to lock the choices of course and college according to their preference and then provide the necessary documents (original and attested copies) to the official authorities for the document verification process. The applicants are instructed to report to the allotted institution to complete the further admission formalities once the seats are allotted.

Below mentioned is the list of the documents required for the verification.

SSC Mark Sheet Transfer Certificate
SSC Passing Certificate Category Certificate
HSC Mark Sheet Admit card Certificate
HSC Passing Certificate Character Certificate
Domicile certificate Entrance Exam Scorecard
Medical fitness certificate Migration Certificate
Other qualifying mark sheet Other qualifying passing certificate

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