ABOUT CLAT (2022)


 

CLAT is a commom Law admission Test, the popular law entrance exams held across the country for admission to the participating National Law Universities (NLUs) and other law schools.
Till 2007, each of the then existing National Law schools conducted their own entrance examinations,often on patterns different from each ther.
Following thePIL filed against different exams pattern ,The ministry of HRD put forward the proposal of a common admission test to National Law schools, which was accepted by latter.
The first CLAT took place on May 11th 2008.

The CLAT 2022 examination will be held in OFFLINE mode

The applications have to be submitted ONLINE only from consortiumofnlus.ac.in website.

The date of examination is scheduled on 19 June 2022 from 2 PM to 4 PM. (Subject to revision in case of necessity)

Indian Nationals/NRIs/PIO/OCI seeking admission in either of the UG programmes shall appear in CLAT 2022.

The online enrolment for CLAT 2022 is open from 1st January 2022 and close on 9 May, 2022.

 


 

 

 Instructions

The online enrolment for CLAT 2022 is open from 1st January 2022 and close on 9 May, 2022.

 1. The candidates are first required to register themselves at the CLAT 2022 website by using personal mobile number and e-mail Id. Upon registration, an OTP will be sent to the registered mobile number for validation. Once the mobile number is validated, candidates can login using the registered mobile number and the password provided at the time of registration.

2. Please fill the form carefully. The Name of the candidate and the parents shall be spelt correctly in the application as it appears in the Certificates/Mark sheets/Identity proof. Any change/alteration found may disqualify the candidature.

 Please note that once the application is submitted and paid, the candidate cannot change the program, category, and BPL field.

 3. The candidate shall fill his/her preference order for all 22 NLUs after the results are declared.
 4. In order to claim the benefit of reservation, the candidate must produce the relevant certificates as prescribed by the Government of India/State Government and as required bythe respective NLU at the time of admission, as notified by them.
5. The CLAT 2022 application fee is non-refundable and non-adjustable.

 

Documents to be uploaded with the Online Application.

1. Front facing passport size recent photograph with plain background
2. Signature of the candidate
3. Category certificate if you are applying under SC/ST/OBC
4. Relevant certificate issued by competent authority if you are applying if candidate is P.W.D
5. Relevant certificate issued by competent authority if you are coming under BPL category

NOTE:

( The original certificates/documents issued by the competent authority as specified in the brochure are to be submitted to the allotted University in the form and manner as specified by the respective universities at the time of admission.)

6. The photograph and signature of the candidate need not be attested while submitting the Online Application Form.
7. All documents/certificates should be uploaded in pdf format only.

 Application Fee:

1. Application fees can be paid online only.
2. Application fee for General/OBC/PWD/NRI/PIO/OCI candidates: Rs.4,000/-
3. Application fee for SC/ST/BPL category candidates: Rs.3,500/-
4. The cost of previous years' question papers is Rs.500/- (not included in the CLAT 2022 application fee of Rs.4,000/- or Rs.3,500/- as the case may be.)

Application Fees is non-refundable.

Admit Card/Hall ticket

The Admit Card/Hall ticket can be downloaded by the candidate by logging into his/her account. The exact date on which the hall tickets will be made available will be intimated on the website.