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CLAT 2025 Application Form will be released in 1st week of July 2024. CLAT, called the Common Law Admission Test, is a national-level entrance exam. The Common Law Admission Test (CLAT) is a highly anticipated entrance examination conducted annually for admission into prestigious law schools in India. As the legal profession continues to gain prominence and attract talented individuals, CLAT is a gateway to securing a future in law.

The CLAT 2025 Application Form allows candidates to showcase their academic credentials, skills, and aspirations to the esteemed law schools participating in the examination. The application form for CLAT 2025 encompasses vital information such as personal details, educational background, choice of law schools, and other relevant details required for the admission process.

Completing the CLAT 2025 Application Form with accuracy and attention to detail is essential for aspiring law students. It opens the doors to an exciting and challenging journey towards acquiring knowledge, honing legal skills, and ultimately shaping a successful legal career. The CLAT 2025 entrance exam is conducted by one of the 18 NLUs every year on a rotation basis. Through this exam, candidates can get into integrated LL.B. and LL.M. programs.

CLAT 2025 Application Form – Released Soon

newicon CLAT 2025 Application Form will be released in 1st week of July 2024. The link will be Provided Here.

CLAT 2025 Application Form

The application process for CLAT 2025 is conducted exclusively online. Both undergraduate (UG) and postgraduate (PG) candidates will have the same registration window. During the application, candidates will have the option to choose their preferred program of study.

The cost to register for CLAT 2025 was Rs. 4,000 for general category candidates and Rs. 3,500 for SC, ST, and BPL candidates. The application process for CLAT 2025 involved various steps such as signing up, choosing preferred NLUs, picking exam centres, uploading documents, paying the fee, and more. Before applying, candidates aiming for CLAT 2025 must ensure they meet the eligibility criteria set for the exam.

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CLAT 2025 Application Form Date

In the table, exam dates are provided for the CLAT 2025 entrance exam. Applier candidates should know the events like Opening the online application, online fee submission, and the Last payment date through Challan, etc.

EventsDates (Tentative)
Date of availability of the online application forms1st week of July 2024
Date of submission of the filled online application forms2nd week of November 2024
Date of availability of the entrance exam admit cards4th week of November 2024
Date of CLAT 2025 entrance exam1st week of December 2024

CLAT 2025 Application Fee

All candidates compulsorily must pay Application Form fees to register the application successfully. Pay fees according to the candidate’s category.

  • Applicants have the option to pay the application fee for CLAT 2025 via internet banking, credit card, debit card, or bank challan. The fee amounts to Rs. 4000/- for General/OBC/SAP and other categories, while SC/ST candidates are required to pay Rs. 3500/-.
CategoryApplication Fee (in INR)Application Fee with Question Papers (in INR)
General/OBC/PWD/NRI/PIO/OCIRs.4000/-Rs.4500/-
SC/ST/BPLRs.3500/-Rs.4000/-

CLAT 2025 Eligibility Criteria

The CLAT 2025 Eligibility Criteria outlined specific requirements for candidates aiming to appear for the exam. Applicants needed to meet educational qualifications, age limits, and other criteria as prescribed by the Consortium of National Law Universities (NLUs) to be eligible for CLAT 2025.

CLAT UG 2025 Eligibility CriteriaCLAT PG 2025 Eligibility Criteria
Minimum QualificationMinimum Qualification
– 45% marks or equivalent (General/OBC/PWD/NRI/PIO/OCI categories)– 50% marks or equivalent (General/OBC/PWD/NRI/PIO/OCI categories)
– 40% marks or equivalent (SC/ST categories)– 45% marks or equivalent (SC/ST categories)
Qualifying Examination StatusQualifying Examination Status
Candidates appearing for the qualifying examination in March/April 2025 are eligible. However, evidence of passing the qualifying exam is required at admission.Candidates appearing for the qualifying examination in April/May 2024 are eligible.

CLAT 2025 Application Form – Required Documents

When filling out the CLAT application form, the following documents might be required:

  • Photograph: A recent passport-sized photograph meeting the specified size and format requirements.
  • Signature: Candidate’s signature conforming to the prescribed size and format guidelines.
  • Category Certificate (if applicable): SC/ST/OBC/PWD/NRI/PIO/OCI certificate as per the category requirement.
  • Domicile Certificate: Proof of domicile (if applicable).
  • Class 10th Mark Sheet/Certificate: Document verifying the candidate’s date of birth.
  • Class 12th Mark Sheet/Certificate or Equivalent: Proof of passing the qualifying examination with the minimum required marks.
  • Special Category Certificate (if applicable): Additional certificates or documents for candidates applying under special categories like NRI quota, etc.
  • Bank Challan/Receipt: Proof of payment of the application fee, if paid via bank challan.
  • Any other Relevant Documents: Any other documents as specified in the application guidelines or by the Consortium of NLUs for CLAT.

Image Specifications

DocumentImage Size (Maximum)Format
Photograph500 KBjpg/jpeg or PNG
Signature100 KBjpg/jpeg or PNG
State of Domicile Certificate1.5 MBPDF

Apart from the specified documents required for the CLAT application process, candidates should also have access to the following educational certificates:

  • Class 10th Certificate: Document containing information related to the candidate’s date of birth.
  • Class 12th Certificate (if available): Certificate or mark sheet for the qualifying examination, if already obtained.
  • LLB Graduation Certificate (for CLAT LLM applicants): For candidates applying for the CLAT LLM program, a certificate or mark sheet from their LLB graduation would be necessary.

How to Fill CLAT 2025 Application Form

Applicants had the opportunity to complete the CLAT 2025 application digitally by submitting the form via the Consortium of National Law Universities’ official website. To finalize their CLAT registration, candidates needed to furnish essential information, upload required documents, indicate NLU preferences, and make the prescribed application fee payment.

Step-by-step process of CLAT 2025 registration:

  • Online CLAT Registration 2025
  • Filling out the Application Form and Uploading Documents
  • Updating NLU Preferences
  • Fee Payment
  • Application Form Submission

CLAT Registration 2025 Process

  • Visit the CLAT 2025 Official Website: Access consortiumofnlus.ac.in, the official website for CLAT 2025.
  • Access the CLAT 2025 Portal: Click on “New Registration” within the CLAT 2025 portal.
  • Complete CLAT Registration Form: Fill in the required details including contact number, email ID, and name on the registration form. Proceed to submit the form.
  • Verification via OTP: Upon submission, an OTP (One-Time Password) will be sent to the registered mobile number and email ID. Enter this OTP to complete and confirm the registration process for CLAT 2025.
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Filling out the Application Form and Uploading Documents

Upon completing the registration process, candidates need to log in to their accounts to access the CLAT 2025 application form. This form consists of five sections: personal information, contact details, educational background, preferences, and reservation details.

Providing Personal Details:

  • Upload a current passport-sized photograph and signature according to the specified guidelines.
  • Enter essential personal information including name, date of birth, parents’ names, gender, nationality, residential status, and NRI category status (if relevant).
  • Once all details are filled in, proceed by clicking the “Next” option to navigate to the communication section.
clat application form 1

Communication Details Section:

  • Permanent Address: Input your permanent residential address in this section.
  • Correspondence Address: If different from the permanent address, provide details for your correspondence address here.
  • Email ID and Mobile Number: Enter your active email ID and mobile number for communication purposes.
  • Save and Proceed: After entering all the required details, save the information and click on the “Next” option to advance to the subsequent section of the CLAT 2025 application form.
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Education Details Section for UG CLAT 2025:

For candidates applying to UG CLAT 2025, the following information is required:

  • Qualifying Exam Name: Specify the name of the qualifying examination (e.g., 10+2 or equivalent).
  • Board or University Name: Provide the name of the board or university associated with the qualifying exam.
  • Passing Status: Indicate the passing status as Appearing, Appeared, or Passed.
  • Month and Year of Passing: Mention the month and year of passing the qualifying exam.
  • Percentage/Grade: Enter the obtained percentage or grade in the qualifying examination.
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Test Centre Preferences for CLAT 2025:

  • Number of Exam Centres: CLAT 2025 is scheduled to take place in approximately 131 exam centres nationwide.
  • Selection Options: Candidates can choose three exam centres in their order of preference.
  • Allotment Basis: Exam centre allotment is subject to candidate preferences and seat availability at the chosen exam centres.
  • Newly Added Centres: The Consortium has introduced two additional CLAT exam centres located in Diu and Silvassa for CLAT 2025. Candidates have the option to select these centres along with others during the preference selection process.
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Test CitiesTest Cities
AgraJodhpur
AhmedabadJalandhar
AllahabadJaipur
Amrawati (Maharashtra)Salem
AmritsarJabalpur
AurangabadRanchi
BarasatBengaluru
BarrackporeKanpur
BengaluruKanyakumari
BhopalKolkata
BhubaneshwarKota
BilaspurKottayam
ChandigarhKurnool
ChennaiLucknow
Chittor/TirupathiMadurai
CoimbatoreMohali
CuttackMuzaffarpur
DehradunNagpur
DurgNavi Mumbai
ErnakulamMumbai
FaridabadGreater Noida/ Noida
GandhinagarPatiala
GangtokPatna
GhaziabadPune
GorakhpurRaipur
GuwahatiRajahmundry
GwaliorRajkot
HaldwaniDiu
HisarSilvassa
Hooghly

Reservation CLAT Details

All National Law Universities (NLUs) except NLU Jodhpur provide domicile reservations. Eligible candidates seeking admission under the domicile category must indicate their reservation status and upload a PDF format domicile certificate issued by a competent authority.

NLUsCourses OfferedUG IntakeDomicile %
NLSIU BengaluruBA LLB (Hons)30025%
NALSAR HyderabadBA LLB (Hons)13225%
WBNUJS KolkataBA LLB (Hons)13233%
NLIU BhopalBA LLB (Hons), B.Sc LLB, LLM202 (BA LLB 134, B.Sc LLB 68)50%
NLU JodhpurBA LLB (Hons)120Not applicable
HNLU RaipurBA LLB (Hons)18050%
GNLU GandhinagarBA LLB(Hons.),BCom LLB(Hons.),BSc LLB (Hons.), BBA LLB(Hons), BSW LLB(Hons)172 (total seats for all the courses)25%
GNLU Silvassa CampusBA LLB (Hons)6625%
RMLNLU LucknowBA LLB (Hons)16945%
RGNUL PatialaBA LLB (Hons)18010%
CNLU PatnaBA LLB (Hons), BBA LLB (Hons)138( 69 seats each for BA LLB and BBA LLB)50%
NUALS KochiBA LLB (Hons)6049%
NLUO, Odisha, CuttackBA LLB (Hons), BBA LLB (Hons)180 (BA LLB 120, BBA LLB 60)25%
NUSRL RanchiBA LLB (Hons)13450%
NLUJA Assam, GuwahatiBA LLB (Hons)6050%
DSNLU VisakhapatnamBA LLB (Hons)13848%
TNNLU TiruchirappalliBA LLB (Hons), B.Com LLB (Hons)120 (BA LLB 60 , B.Com LLB 60)48%
MNLU MumbaiBA LLB (Hons) , BBA LLB (Hons)10062%
MNLU NagpurBA LLB (Hons) , BBA LLB (Hons)120 (BA LLB 60, BBA LLB 60)62%
MNLU AurangabadBA LLB (Hons) , BBA LLB (Hons)120 (BA LLB 60, BBA LLB 60)62%
HPNLU ShimlaBA LLB (Hons) , BBA LLB (Hons)120 (BA LLB 60, BBA LLB 60)25%
DNLU JabalpurBA LLB (Hons)120+14 superannuary seats50%
DBRANLU, Sonipat, HaryanaBA LLB (Hons)12025%
NLUT AgartalaBA LLB (Hons)6030%
Total3243

Changes in Reservation Categories for GNLU Silvassa and NLUT Agartala

NLU Tripura and GNLU Silvassa have introduced domicile reservations for the current admission cycle. Applicants who are residents of Tripura are eligible to apply under the domicile category specifically for NLU Agartala. Similarly, candidates residing in the union territory of Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu (DNH & DD) can avail themselves of the domicile reservation opportunity provided by GNLU Silvassa.

CLAT 2025 Registration Fee Payment

Candidates who have finished the application process can proceed to submit the CLAT 2025 registration fees through the online payment gateway. The application fee particulars are outlined as follows:

CategoryFeeMode of Payment
General/ OBC/PwD/NRI/PIO/OCIRs. 4,000/-Online: Net Banking, Credit Card, Debit Card
SC/ST/BPLRs. 3,500/-
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Application Form Submission

To submit the CLAT application form for 2025, candidates need to ensure they’ve filled in all the necessary details. Afterwards, they should preview the completed CLAT 2025 application form and proceed to submit it. It’s important to note that even after completing the form, specifying NLU preferences is mandatory. The specifics regarding NLU preferences are provided below.

NLU Preference List 2025

In the current admission cycle, applicants had to specify their NLU preferences while completing the CLAT 2025 application form. They were instructed to prioritize and select preferred NLUs and courses. Once the NLU preferences were entered, candidates had to confirm their choices by clicking the ‘update NLU preferences’ button. Below is a list of the highest-ranked NLUs available.

NLUsYear of EstablishmentNIRF Ranking 2024
NLSIU Bangalore19861
NLU Hyderabad19983
WBNUJS Kolkata19994
NLU Jodhpur1999
GNLU Gandhinagar20037
NLIU Bhopal199718
NLU Lucknow200521
MNLU Mumbai2014
NLU Odisha, Cuttack200930
HNLU Raipur2003

CLAT 2025 seat intake

The 22 participating NLUs will consider CLAT 2025 scores exclusively for admission to their UG and PG courses in the forthcoming academic session. The seat intake for the programs is as follows:

  • 5-year LLB program: 3,213 seats
  • One-year LLM program: 1,217 seats

CLAT 2025 Application Form Correction

Following the closure of the CLAT 2025 application submission window, the Consortium offered a correction window for applicants. This correction window will open until 2nd week of November 2024, allowing candidates to review their CLAT registration form and make any necessary changes or corrections.

How to Edit CLAT Application Form?

To edit the CLAT application form, follow these steps:

  • Visit Official Website: Go to the official CLAT website provided by the Consortium of NLUs.
  • Login: Use your registered credentials (login ID and password) to access your account.
  • Edit Option: Look for an “Edit Application” or “Correction Window” link on the dashboard or in the application section.
  • Review and Modify: Click on the provided link to access your application form. Review the details filled earlier and make necessary changes or modifications.
  • Save Changes: After making the required adjustments, ensure to save the changes made to the application form.
  • Preview: Once modifications are complete, preview the form to verify all alterations.
  • Submit Changes: Finally, submit the updated application form after rechecking all the details for accuracy.
  • Confirmation: Upon submission, ensure to receive a confirmation message or email acknowledging the changes made to your CLAT application form.

Important Instructions for CLAT 2025 Application Form

The important instructions related to the CLAT 2025 application form:

  • No Hard Copy Submission: Candidates are not required to send the hard copy of the CLAT Application Form 2025 to the CLAT Consortium Office.
  • Flexible Application Process: Applicants can save the CLAT Application Form progress at any point and resume filling it later; completion in one go is not mandatory.
  • No Application Correction Window: There is no provision for correcting the CLAT 2025 application form, so candidates should be cautious while saving and submitting it.
  • Accuracy in Information: All details must match those on certificates, mark sheets, and identity proof. Any discrepancies may lead to disqualification.
  • Authentic Information: All information provided by applicants must be accurate and genuine.
  • Preference Order Irreversible: Once the application form is submitted, changes in the preference order for the 21 NLUs are not allowed.
  • Single Application Consideration: If an individual submits more than one CLAT 2025 application form, only the last one is considered.
  • Non-Refundable Application Fee: The application fee paid is non-refundable. Applicants should consider this before proceeding with the payment.

What after CLAT 2025 Application?

After the CLAT application process is closed, the authorities typically open a correction window to allow students to rectify any errors made while filling out their CLAT application form 2025. Following the closure of this correction window, the Consortium of NLUs will proceed to release the CLAT 2025 admit cards. These admit cards, also known as the CLAT hall tickets, will be accessible via an online portal hosted on the official exam website. Candidates can download their CLAT admit cards from this portal.

How to recover the CLAT 2025 login Password?

Here are the steps to recover a forgotten password for CLAT Consortium’s registered account:

  • Visit the Official Website: Go to the official website of CLAT Consortium.
  • Click on ‘Forgot Password’: Locate and click on the ‘Forgot Password’ link in the Login window.
  • Enter Registered Mobile Number: Provide the registered mobile number and click on ‘Request OTP.’
  • Enter OTP: Input the One Time Password (OTP) received on the registered mobile number.
  • Create New Password: After entering the OTP, create a new password as prompted.
  • Proceed to Login: Use the newly created password to log in to the registered account.

CLAT Admit Card 2025

The NLU Consortium released the CLAT 2025 admit card in 3rd week of November 2024. Candidates can access and download the CLAT admit card until 1st week of December 2024, 1:30 pm, using their application number and password. This document is compulsory for the examination and admission process at the allotted NLUs during counselling.

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CLAT Application Form Helpdesk 2025

If candidates encounter any discrepancies or issues regarding the CLAT 2025 application form, they can reach out to the NLU Consortium using the official helpline provided below:

EmailContact Number
clat@consortiumofnlus.ac.in08047162020 (10:00 am to 05:00 pm on all working days)

CLAT 2025 Application Form FAQs

What is CLAT?

CLAT stands for Common Law Admission Test. It is an entrance exam conducted for admission to undergraduate (UG) and postgraduate (PG) law programs at various National Law Universities (NLUs) in India.

When will CLAT 2025 be conducted?

The CLAT 2025 exam date is usually announced by the Consortium of NLUs. Please refer to the official CLAT website or notifications for specific dates.

How can I apply for CLAT 2025?

Candidates can apply for CLAT 2025 by filling out the application form available on the official CLAT website within the specified registration period.

What are the eligibility criteria for CLAT 2025?

For the UG program, candidates must have passed the 10+2 examination. For the PG program, an LL.B. degree or equivalent with specified minimum marks is required. Specific eligibility details can be found in the official notification.

Can I make corrections after submitting the CLAT application form?

No, the Consortium does not provide a correction window after the application submission, so ensure accuracy before final submission.

What is the syllabus for CLAT 2025?

The CLAT syllabus generally includes sections on English, General Knowledge and current Affairs, Elementary Mathematics, Legal Aptitude, and Logical Reasoning.

How can I download the CLAT admit card?

The CLAT admit card can be downloaded from the official CLAT website using the provided login credentials. It usually becomes available a few weeks before the exam date.

Is there negative marking in CLAT?

Yes, there is usually a negative marking scheme in CLAT. One mark is deducted for each incorrect answer in the exam.

What is the mode of the CLAT exam – online or offline?

CLAT is generally conducted in an online (computer-based) mode where candidates answer multiple-choice questions.

How many NLUs accept CLAT scores for admissions?

Currently, 22 NLUs consider CLAT scores for admission to their law programs, both UG and PG.

For any other queries about CLAT 2025 Application Form, you can leave your queries below in the comment box.

Sunil Kushwaha

As a dedicated Biology Science graduate, I'm passionate about sharing the latest updates in national and state entrance exams through my blog. I aim to keep aspiring students informed about exam trends, important dates, and changes in syllabi. With a keen interest in education, I strive to offer valuable insights for students navigating the competitive landscape of entrance examinations and admission tests. Stay updated with me.