Common Law Admission Test CLAT Entrance Exam
About Common LAW Admission Test
The CLAT-2010 is being conducted by National Law Institute University, Bhopal.The CLAT-2010 is being conducted by National Law Institute University,Bhopal.The Common Law Admission Test (CLAT) 2010 will be conducted for admission to the undergraduate programme for eleven National Law Universities and also for the post-graduate programme (LL.M) for admission to NLSIU, NALSAR, NLIU, WBNUJS, HNLU, GNLU, RMLNLU, CNLU and RGNUL.
How to Apply for CLAT
Filled Application forms should be submitted to The Registrar, the National Law Institute University, Kerwa Dam Road, Bhopal- 462 044 (M.P), either in person or through registered post and the Registrar must receive it latest by April 2, 2010. After downloading the application form from the CLAT-2010 website firstly fill application form and submit the same in hard copy only.Attach cash receipt of Rs.2500/- or Rs. 2000/- with Application Form, as the case may be which he/she has paid to the bank or the institution from where he/she has purchased the form.
Demand draft is in the favour of
The Convenor, CLAT-2010, payable at Bhopal.
CLAT Eligibilty criteria Under Graduate Programme
To be eligible for taking CLAT-2010, a candidate should have passed Higher Secondary School/Intermediate Examination (10+2) or its equivalent examination with not less than 50% marks in aggregate (45% in case of SC/ST/OBC* and persons with Disability*). Age of candidate should not be more than 20 years in case of General/OBC candidates and 22 years in case of SC/ST and persons with Disability on 1st July, 2010. Subject to state reservation at the University concerned. Candidates appearing in the qualifying examination are eligible to apply for the Test. But candidate must have passed the qualifying examination at the time of his/her admission.
To be eligible for appearing in the Common Law Admission Test (CLAT) to the two year LL.M. Degree Course, a candidate should have passed the LL.B/B.L. Degree or an equivalent degree from a recognized University with not less than 55% marks in aggregate (50% in case of SC/ST/OBC* and persons with Disability*).
Subject to state reservation at the University concerned. Candidates appearing in the qualifying examination are eligible to apply for the Test. But candidate must have passed the qualifying examination at the time of his/her admission.
Application Form/Imortant Dates CLAT
CLAT frequently Asked Question
(1)What is the need of domicile certificate? Or Why Domicile certificate is required?
The domicile certificate would be required to claim an admission under the domicile reservation of NLIU, Bhopal, HNLU, Raipur. GNLU, Gandhinagar, RMLNLU, Lucknow, RGNLU, Patiala, NUALS, Kochi.
(2) How can we get application form number and bar code number in application downloaded from internet? Or Where can I find the application number and bar code number in the form downloaded from the internet?
There is no need to fill application number and bar code number in the application. This is just for your information sake only.
(3) Please let me know the format of NRI certificate?
Thank you for showing interest in CLAT-10. For NRI either of the parents or both or candidate himself/herself should have valid passport of their respective country. Universities / Law Schools at Bhopal, Raipur and Kolkata are the only universities / law schools under CLAT 2010 who facilitate admissions to NRI. Different universities / law schools might have different format of certificate required. The details of NRI admission is available on the website of the respective universities / law schools and for additional information on the same, you will need to contact these universities / law schools directly.
(4) Why do we need to fill in certain sections by pencil?
Some sections in the application have to be filled in pencil, in order to avoid errors and mistakes that might happen while filling the form. We have instructed the same so that you are sure that the information that we have received is accurate.
(5) Where can I get the application form in my city?
For the sale of CLAT-2010 Brochure cum Application Form we have selected few of the State Bank of India branches across India. The applications are also available on the internet for you to download. For details of designated SBI branches in your city and for downloading the application from the internet, please visit our website www.clat.ac.in .
(6) What is the application fee for the candidates applying at UG level?
The application fee for the candidates applying at UG level is:
For General and OBC category candidates it is Rs 2500/-
For ST and SC candidates it is Rs 2000/- .
The application fee is same at both UG and PG level examinations.
Please visit our website www.clat.ac.in. There is a brochure available on the website with allthe information on CLAT 2010.
(7) Is there an age limit to apply for UG level examination?
Yes sir/madam, there is a age limit to apply for the CLAT 2010 examination. Candidate should not be more than 20 years of age in case of general and OBC category as on 1 July 2010. Candidate should not be more than 22 years of age in case of SC/ST and disability
as on 1 July 2010.
Subject to state reservation at the University concerned.
(8) I need the question paper of the previous year CLAT examination. Please send me the details to where I should send the money. Or Can I get the papers of previous years CLAT examination for undergraduates, if yes what is the cost and to whom I have to correspond?
In order to get the previous year question paper, you will have to make a demand draft of Rs 100/- drawn in favor of : ? The Convenor (CLAT - 2010), NLIU, Bhopal ? and which is payable at Bhopal. Please send the Demand Draft along with you complete communication details to the address below:
The Convenor (CLAT 2010)
The National Law Institute University,
Kerwa Damn Road,
Bhopal ? 462 044 (M.P.)
(9) Where can I find the information on designated SBI branches?
To find the specified SBI branches in your city please log on to our website www.clat.ac.in . On the website you can find all the information required by you on designated SBI branches and also about CLAT 2010.
(10) If I download the application form from the site, then from where can I get the brochure?
The brochure is available on the website www.clat.ac.in . On the left hand side bottom of the main page, there is a picture with a tagline / link ?Information Brochure CLAT ? 2010?. Please click on the tagline / link and a PDF brochure will open. Please call helpdesk on 0755 2696722 / 23 for any assistance required. You can also email us at email@example.com .