CLAT Exam Pattern & Important Dates

According to the announcement made by National Law University Odisha (NLUO) Cuttack, CLAT 2019 examination will be held on May 12, 2019. The examination will be held in an offline mode at 3-5 PM.  This examination takes place on annual basis and the students who have cleared the Senior Secondary School examination with 45% or more and 40%(SC & ST categories) can appear for the same. Further, every NLU participating in CLAT can have their specific eligibility criteria for the candidates.

Candidates can choose various CLAT exam preparation platforms available online.

But before that, we have listed down some details regarding CLAT 2019 UG examination that every candidate should be aware of.

Important Dates for CLAT 2019:


Events Dates
Application Process Start Date 13 Jan, 2019
Application Process End Date 13 March, 2019
Last Date of Fee Payment 13 March, 2019
Issue of CLAT 2019 admit card 22 April, 2019
CLAT 2019 Offline Exam 12 May, 2019
CLAT 2019 Answer Key Second Week of May, 2019
CLAT 2019 Results Last Week of May, 2019
CLAT 2019 Counciling June 2019- July 2019


CLAT 2019 Exam Pattern:


CLAT examination is appeared by more than 50000 candidates. It is a test conducted in offline mode with 200 MCQ’s. Each correct answer is awarded with one mark whereas for every incorrect answer, 0.25 marks is deducted.


Subject Areas


English including Comprehension 40 marks
General Knowledge and Current Affairs 50 marks
Elementary Mathematics (Numerical Ability) 20 marks
Legal Aptitude 50 marks
Logical Reasoning                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              40 marks
Total 200 marks


CLAT 2019 Exam Pattern:


Sections Topics
English (with Comprehension) Vocabulary, Fill in the blanks, correcting sentences, Comprehension passages, etc.
General Knowledge & Current Affairs Includes general knowledge and general awareness.
Elementary Mathematics (Numerical Ability) Includes basic level mathematics consisting Number System, Percentage, Profit and Loss, Time and Work, Height and Distance, Geometry, Algebra, Trigonometry, etc.
Legal Aptitude Includes questions related to law, some legal maxim and legal propositions
Logical reasoning Includes questions related to analogies, syllogism, blood relations,logical sequences etc.


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