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CLAT 2018: Exam To Be Conducted On May 13

Gurleen Kaur | Friday, December 22, 2017 2:06 PM IST

 CLAT 2018: Exam To Be Conducted On May 13

New Delhi:  The Common Law Admission Test (CLAT) 2018 will be conducted on May 13, 2018. This year the CLAT exam will be organized by
The National University of Advanced Legal Studies (NUALS), Kochi. CLAT exam is conducted for admission to under graduate and post-graduate
programmes in Law in 19 law universities in India. The application process for CLAT 2018 will begin from January 1, 2018 and will end
March 31, 2018. The notification for CLAT 2018 has so far been published only in newspapers and the corresponding website is yet to be up and
functional. The complete details about the examination will be clear only after the detailed notification and examination brochure is made available
on the official website. The exam will be conducted in online mode and will be of 2 hours duration. The newspaper notification also lists out the qualification
 required to apply for the exam. A highlight of the notification is an absence of age limit. For under-graduate programme (five year Integrated Law Degree),
 an applicant must be a pass in 10+2 or equivalent examination with a minimum of a 45% marks for all categories except for SC/ST categories in which case
the applicant needs to have 40% marks.
For post-graduate programme (one year LLM degree), an applicant must have LLB degree with at least 55% marks . Candidates belonging to SC/ST
categories need to have 50% marks in LLB degree. Candidates who are appearing in the qualifying examination in March/April/May 2018 are also eligible
to apply.