Top Law Entrance Examination in India 2020

Top Law Entrance Examination in India 2020

The days when parents used to choose medicine or engineering as a profession for their children are already gone. India has seen radical changes in terms of the choices of a profession in the past few years. Justice for the society is a noble cause and seeking it makes law-a worthy choice. Look nowhere else if law is the path you want to pursue. If want be the supreme don’t settle for mediocrity.

You have to crack entrance exams to be the cream of the top like every other profession. Both national and state levels law exams are conducted. laying all your eggs in one nest is not wise. The probability of getting admissions at one of the premier law schools is increased by attempting both. Candidates can apply and appear for the national level test irrespective of region or nationality. Only the candidates who are locals of the state can apply and appear for the examination conducted at the state-level on contrary.

Only once in a year in the duration of March-June is when law Entrance exams are conducted as scheduled. some of the top law entrance exams that aspirants can take-up are given below. To ensure that dates of the exam do not clash carefully look at the dates of the exam.

Name of law entrance exam

Last date of application

Exam date

AMU Law Entrance Exam

07-Mar-2020

13-Apr-2020

Banaras Hindu University BA LLB Entrance Test (BLAT)

12-March-2020

12-April-2020

Common Law Admission Test

31-March-2020

10-May-2020

TS LAWCET

06-Apr-2020

27-May-2020

All India Law Entrance Test

08-April-2020

03-May-2020

AP LAWCET

10-Apr-2020

08-May-2020

Symbiosis Entrance Test for Law/ SLAT

16-Apr-2020

02-May-2020

DU LLB Entrance Exam

30-April-2020

02-June-2020 – 09-June-2020

Law School Admission Test – India

01-May-2020

17-May-2020

UPES Law School Admission Test (ULSAT)

03-May-2020

08-May-2020 – 15-May-2020

Law Faculty Admission Test

First week of May

Last week of May

Law Admission Test

First week of May

Last week of May

Maharashtra Common Entrance Test for Law

06-March 2020 for five-year LLB 06-May-2020 for three-year LLB

12-April-2020 for five-year LLB (POSTPONED) 21-June-2020 for three-year LLB

Indian Law Institute Common Admission Test

First week of June

Second week of June

PU BA LLB Entrance Exam

First week of June

Third week of June

To make the decisions of aspirants a little easier information of a few top examinations is provided below. If the aim of an aspirant is to be at the peak these are the popular decisions that are applicable.

CLAT-Common Law Admission Test

To administer the exam, NUSRL, Ranchi is the conducting body for this year. For seeking admission in LLB and LLM programs, CLAT scores are accepted all over India. CLAT scores are accepted by 21 NLUs, 53 private colleges and other participating colleges. It is a dream priority of every law aspirant and to clear this exam. On a pen and paper-based mode across 40 cities this exam is conducted online. 2400 LLB and 550 LLM seats approximately are known to fill through CLAT this year.

Exam timings

3:00 am to 5:00 pm

Exam Date

May 10, 2020

Subjects

English including Comprehension, Current Affairs including General Knowledge, Quantitative Techniques, Legal Reasoning, and, Logical Reasoning

Total questions

150 MCQs

Total marks

150 marks

Exam duration

Two hours

LSAT-Law School Admission Test

The responsibility for conducting LSAT is done by the Law School Admission Council [LSAC]. Through this exam admission for Undergraduate and Postgraduate law courses is acceptable. The exam is designed specifically to analyse and assess skills for success in law is administered across 23 centres in India. No negative marking for this pen and paper test. Through this test 85 colleges are known to intake students.

Exam duration

2 hours 55 minutes

Exam Date

May 17, 2020

Subjects

Analytical Reasoning, Logical Reasoning 1 & 2, Reading Comprehension and Variable section

Total questions

150 questions

Total marks

150 marks

AILET-All India Law Entrance Test

AILET which is a university-level exam is conducted by National Law University, Delhi. For admission in three levels-LL. B, LL.M and, Ph.D. program this exam is conducted. For every wrong answer this is an offline test with a negative marking of 0.25. The seats available for different programs include 110 seats for LL. B, 70 seats for Ll.M and 8 seats for Ph.D.

Exam timings

10:00 am to 11:30 am

Exam duration

90 minutes

Exam Date

May 3, 2020

Subjects

English, General Knowledge and Current Affairs, Legal Aptitude, Reasoning, and, Mathematics

Total questions

150 questions

Total marks

150 marks

SLAT-Symbiosis Law Admission Test 

Symbiosis International [deemed] University [SIU] conducts SLAT and also offers five years of integrated law course BA LLB[Hons.] and BBA LLB [Hons.]. Symbiosis Law School [SLS]Pune, Symbiosis Law School [SLS] Noida, Symbiosis Law School [SLS] Hyderabad and, Symbiosis Law School [SLS] Nagpur are the four law schools of SIU. For any wrong answer there is no negative marking. Across 80 cities all over India online exam mode is conducted.

Exam timings

9:30 am to 12:00 pm

Exam duration

2 hours 30minutes

Exam Date

May 2, 2020

Subjects

General Knowledge and Current Affairs, Legal Reasoning, Logical Reasoning, and Reading Comprehension

Total questions

150 questions

Total marks

150 marks

DU LLB Entrance exam – Delhi University 

To shortlist aspirants for a 3-year LLB program admission the examination is a university-level exam. The program is offered at the Faculty of Law under Delhi University. The National Testing agency [NTA] in computer-based mode that conducts the scheduled exam. For the right answer 4 marks are awarded, but for every wrong answer 1 mark will be deducted. 2922 is the total seats available.

Exam duration

2 hours

Exam Date

June 2-9, 2020

Subjects

English including Comprehension, Analytical Ability, Legal Awareness and Aptitude, and General Knowledge

Total questions

100 questions

Total marks

400 marks

 BLAT-Banaras Hindu University [BHU] BA LLB Entrance Test

A candidate will be eligible to be admitted into a 5-year BA LLB program offered at BHU by clearing this test. Seat intake ranges between 30-60 for this academic year a candidate will be eligible to be admitted into a 5-year BA LLB program offered at BHU. Choice is given to students to opt between pen-based and computer-based tests hence this test unique. For pen-based test 45 cities are covered whereas for the computer-based test 115 cities are available across India. For wrong answer one mark is deducted. The given questions are of objective type.

Exam duration

2 hours

Exam Date

May 21, 2020

Subjects

General awareness and Current affairs, Legal aptitude and Mental ability, and English Comprehension.

Total questions

150 questions

Total marks

450 marks

AIL Entrance Test- Army Institute of Law

For admission to five-years integrated law course BA LLB the entrance test is conducted. The Army Institute of Law, Mohali, Punjab conducts the online-based entrance exam. Out of the 80 Seats available, 60 are reserved towards army personnel. In this exam no negative marking. There are 48 exam centres.

Exam duration

2 hours

Exam Date

2nd week of June 2020 (tentative)

Subjects

General awareness and Current affairs, Legal aptitude, Mental ability, and English Comprehension.

Total questions

200 questions

Total marks

200 marks

AMU-Aligarh Muslim University Law Entrance Exam

To grant admission to students for a five-year integrated BA LLB program the test is held. With both objective and subjective type of questions this is a pen-paper based test. It is 0.25 negative marking for objective type while no negative marking for subjective type. In three colleges affiliated to the university- Aligarh campus, Malappuram campus and, Murshidabad campus a total of 220 seats are available.

Exam duration

2 hours

Exam Date

Postponed; Dates to be notified Earlier Date: April 13, 2020

Subjects

General knowledge, Current affairs, General English, Reasoning and Aptitude

Total questions

85 questions

Total marks

100 marks

MH CET Law Exam- Maharashtra Common Entrance Test Cell

The Common Entrance Test Cell (CET Cell) by Maharashtra conducts state-level exam for admission to five-year integrated as well three-year BA LLB program. The exam for law entrance is computer-based. Law aspirants are shortlisted for admissions to around 10000 seats of Five-year LLB courses offered at 120 law colleges through the entrance exam.

Exam duration

2 hours

Exam Date

5 Year Program: Postponed; Date to be announced 3 Year Program: June 21, 2020

Subjects

English, Logical and Analytical Reasoning, General Knowledge including Current Affairs, Mathematical Aptitude and Legal Aptitude.

Total questions

150 questions

Total marks

150 marks

ULSAT or UPES Law School Admission Test

The exam for admission to law courses is being conducted by the University of Petroleum and Energy Studies. In a computer-based mode the exam is available. No negative marking available and the question have the nature of objective type. The aspirants have 560 seats are available. There are 18 exam centres.

Exam duration

3 hours

Exam Date

May 8-15, 2020 (tentative)

Subjects

Language Comprehension, Quantitative & Numerical Ability, Logical Reasoning, Legal General Knowledge and Legal Aptitude.

Total questions

150 questions

Total marks

150 marks

Andhra Pradesh Common Law Entrance Test.

On behalf of APSCHE Sri Krishnadevaraya University, Ananthapuramu conducts AP LAWCET. To students in 3 year and 5-year integrated courses, it is a state level examination providing admission. With more than 50 law colleges of the state participating in it the exam is conducted online.

the state participating in it.

Exam duration

90 Minutes

Exam Date

May 8, 2020

Subjects

General Knowledge, Current Affairs, Mental Ability, and Aptitude for Study of Law

Total questions

120 questions

Total marks

120 marks

Telangana State Law Common Entrance Test

Hyderabad will administer TS LAWCET 2020 in Osmania University. To 3 year and 5-year integrated courses offered by universities of the state the exam opens the door for admission. Across 12 examination centres in the state the paper is conducted in pen and paper mode.

Exam duration

90 Minutes

Exam Date

May 27, 2020

Subjects

General Knowledge, Current Affairs, Mental Ability, and Aptitude for Study of Law

Total questions

120 questions

Total marks

120 marks