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CLAT 2023 Exam Date Out, Notification, Eligibility, Application Form

CLAT 2023

The Consortium of NLUs will conduct has announced the CLAT 2023 Exam Date. The CLAT 2023 Exam is going to 18th December 2022, in offline mode. Check here the CLAT Notification details, Eligibility Criteria, how to fill CLAT Application Form, and other crucial information. 

Students meeting the requisite CLAT 2023 Eligibility can submit their online application forms by going through the official portal i.e. clatconsortiumofnlu.ac.in. To know more about CLAT 2023 Notification or checking CLAT Exam Dates, move your cursor downwards.

CLAT 2023 Application Form

The Consortium of NLUs is going to conduct the CLAT Entrance Exam in the offline pen paper based mode. Every year more than 50,000 candidates appear for CLAT Exam for admissions to law programmes in the participating National Law Universities.

Around 25 Universities accept the CLAT scores to provide admission in various law courses. For more information about CLAT 2023 Registration go through this complete page of www.recruitmentinboxx.com.

CLAT 2023 Exam Highlights:

The key features of CLAT 2023 can be understood from the table given below:

Name of the ExamCLAT 2023
Full NameCommon Law Admission Test
Conducting BodyConsortium of National Law Universities (NLUs)
Frequency of ConductOnce a year
CLAT 2023 exam dateDecember 18, 2022
Exam LevelNational Level Exam
How to applyOnline
Application FeeINR 4,000
Mode of ExamPen-and-paper mode
Medium of examEnglish
Purpose of the examCLAT 2023 scores will be accepted  by:

  • 22 participating NLUs
  • Private and self-financed colleges
  • PSUs for recruitment
Duration of the exam2 hours
Number of SeatsApprox seats:

  • UG program – 3,000
  • PG program – 1,000
Total applicants70,277 – As per 2021 figures
Official Websiteconsortiumofnlus.ac.in

CLAT 2023

CLAT 2023 Exam Dates

CLAT 2023 Application Forms Start Date1st week of August 2022
CLAT 2023 Application Forms Last Date4th week of August 2022
CLAT 2023 Admit card Release Date1st week of December 2022
CLAT 2023 Exam DateDecember 18, 2022 (Out)
CLAT 2023 Answer key4th week of December 2022
Objection against CLAT 2023 Answer Key4th week of December 2022
CLAT 2023 Result4th week of January 2023
CLAT 2023 CounsellingMarch 2023

CLAT Eligibility Criteria

The detailed course-wise CLAT Eligibility Criteria are explained as follows:

CLAT 2023 Eligibility Criteria for 5-year LLB:

FactorsCLAT Eligibility Criteria
Age limitThere is no upper age limit for admission to 5-year LLB courses.
Qualifying examThe applicant must have passed the 10+2 examination.
Minimum marks in
qualifying exam
General – 45%
SC/ST – 40%
Appearing in
qualifying exam
Such candidates may also apply subject to passing the
qualifying exam at the time of admission.

CLAT Eligibility Criteria for One-year LLM:

FactorsCLAT Eligibility Criteria
Age limitThere is no upper age limit.
Qualifying examThe candidate must possess an LLB degree or its equivalent.
Minimum marks in
qualifying exam
General – 50%
SC/ST – 45%
Appearing in
qualifying exam
Such candidates may also apply.

Read This in Detail: CLAT Eligibility Criteria

CLAT 2023 Application Form

After ensuring that the aforementioned eligibility criteria are satisfied, you can move forward with the application process. You must follow the prescribed procedure while filling out and submitting the CLAT Application Form. The step-wise procedure is explained as follows:

CLAT 2023 Registration:

Step 1: You need to visit the CLAT Official Website which is consortiumofnlus.ac.in.

Step 2: Hit the “registration” tab available at the top of the home page.

Step 3: Enter the asked details asked in the CLAT Registration Form carefully.

Step 4: Now you have a “USER ID” and “PASSWORD” you need to use at the time of Login. So keep remember it.

CLAT 2023 Login for Filling up the Application form:

Step 5: Already registered candidates have to follow the “Login” tab available at the top of the home page.

Step 6: Enter Mobile Number and Password for login.

Step 7: Fill CLAT Application Form in an appropriate manner and upload documents if required.

Step 8: Take a preview of CLAT Online Application Form and hit “Submit” tab.

Step 9: At last you should take a hard copy of filled CLAT 2023 Application Form for future references.

Press Here For CLAT Official Website

CLAT 2023 Application Fee and Mode of Payment:

Applying contenders for CLAT 2023 can make the payment of the application fee or the previous year’s question paper fee online through net banking, debit card, credit card, pay wallet, or RuPay. No other modes of payment will be accepted.

General, OBC, and PwDRs.4,000/-
SC and STRs.3,500/-
Previous years’ question
Rs.500/- (not included in the application fee of Rs.4000/-
or Rs.3500/- as the case may be.)

CLAT 2023 Exam Pattern

Here below we are presenting the pattern of examination so that you will be preparing for CLAT 2023 Paper as according to it. You are suggested to prepare for the Topics according to the CLAT 2023 Syllabus. First, you need to check the marks scheme and pattern. Just have a glance:

CategoryUG programPG program
Duration2 hours2 hours
ModeOffline modeOffline mode
Type of QuestionsObjective-type, comprehension-based questionsObjective-type, comprehension-based questions
Number of Questions150120
  • English Language
  • Current Affairs, including GK
  • Legal Reasoning
  • Logical Reasoning
  • Quantitative Techniques
  • Constitutional Law
  • Other Law Subjects, including Contract, Torts, Criminal Law, International Law, IPR, and Jurisprudence.
Total Marks150 marks120
Marking scheme+1 mark for a correct answer.
-0.25 marks will be deducted for an incorrect answer.
+1 mark for a correct answer.
-0.25 marks will be deducted for an
incorrect answer.

CLAT 2023 Number of Questions expected to be asked from each subject:

SubjectsNumber of Questions expected 
English Language28-32 questions
Current Affairs, and  General Knowledge35-39 questions
Legal Reasoning35-39 questions
Logical Reasoning28-32 questions
Quantitative Techniques13-17 question

Aspirants may also take help from CLAT Question Paper & they need to do practice for examination for CLAT 2023 Highest Score with the CLAT 2023 Mock Test. By doing practice from mock tests applicants may get to know about their mistakes and they can make work hard on their mistakes so that they will not face any difficulty in the examination.

CLAT 2023 Cut Off

The cutoff for a participating NLU is the minimum CLAT 2023 score (or rank) one needs to secure in one’s category for admission to the institute. Any candidate who manages to secure a score or rank equal to the CLAT 2023 cut-off decided for a round will get admission in that round. Those missing out may be considered in subsequent rounds. However, if a candidate fails to meet the CLAT cutoff for the last round of seat allotment, he or she is unlikely to get admission.

CLAT Cutoff 2022 for UG program:

CLAT 2022 Participating NLUsOpening RankClosing Ranks
National Law School of India University, Bangalore113869
NALSAR University of Law, Hyderabad816269
The West Bengal National University of Juridical Sciences, Kolkata11712809
National Law Institute University, Bhopal21717826
National Law University, Jodhpur1557467
Gujarat National Law University, Gandhinagar3310805
Dr. Ram Manohar Lohiya National Law University, Lucknow18420391
Rajiv Gandhi National University of Law, Patiala40125179
Chanakya National Law University Patna93233540
National University of Advanced Legal Studies, Kochi41328235
National Law University Odisha, Cuttack47034635
National University of Study & Research in Law, Ranchi93340538
National Law University & Judicial Academy, Assam104748523
Damodaram Sanjivayya National Law University
(DSNLU) Visakhapatnam
The Tamil Nadu National Law School, Tiruchirapalli80744427
Maharashtra National Law University, Mumbai6443608
Maharashtra National Law University, Nagpur79640090
Maharashtra National Law University, Aurangabad139046407
Himachal Pradesh National Law University, Shimla105638853
Dharmashastra National Law University, Jabalpur131448558
Dr B R Ambedkar National Law University Sonipat, Haryana109425003
Hidayatullah National Law University, Raipur41737952

CLAT Cutoff 2021 for UG program:

Participating NLUClosing Ranks after Round 1
NLSIU Bangalore80
NALSAR Hyderabad163
NLIU Bhopal350
WBNUJS Kolkata216
NLU Jodhpur317
HNLU Raipur651
GNLU Gandhinagar348
RMNLU Lucknow600
RGNLU Patiala940
CNLU Patna1184
NUALS Kochi978
NLU Odisha945
NUSRL Ranchi1233
TNLS Tiruchirappalli1469
DSNLU Visakhapatnam1158
MNLU Mumbai423
MNLU Nagpur1276
MNLU Aurangabad1575
NLSJA Assam1337
DNLU Jabalpur1533
HPNLU Shimla1598
DBANLU Sonepat1669

CLAT Admit Card

For the entrance in the examination hall you need to have your CLAT 2023 Admit Card. In the call letter you may get the details about the examination such as Examination Center, Roll number, examination date etc. no participants are permitted to get enter in examination hall without it. Have a look on the process mentioned below:

What you Need?

Information needed for generation of Common Law Admission Test Call Letter is:

  • User ID
  • Password

Now follow the steps mentioned below for downloading the Call Letter:

  • First of all you have to logon to the official website that is mentioned above.
  • On the home page of official portal you will have to select an appropriate link, which relates to the call letter for CLAT.
  • You need to enter your login details as “UserId” or “Password” and hit on “Proceed” button.
  • Within few seconds your admit card will be displayed on your computer screen.
  • You are required to check all the details mentioned in it carefully.
  • After wards you need to download it and take a print out of it.
  • Don’t forget to bring it with you at the time of examination.

What Documents/Information you need for CLAT Registration?

  • At the time of registration aspirants must have the following documents:
  • You must remember your Personal Information such as your name, Email Address, Mobile Number, Date of Birth.
  • You need to use your Address Details like – Permanent Address, PIN Code
  • Qualification information: Percentage of Marks/ CGPA of Board Exam
  • Course you Preferred for admission
  • You have to choose three cities for CLAT Entrance Exam.
  • You must have newest Passport size photograph as per specification.
  • Your signature as according to the specifications.
  • A hard-copy of SAP certificate as according to specifications.

Must Read: How To Crack CLAT in First Attempt

CLAT 2023 Colleges

CLAT Participating Colleges
National Law School of India UniversityNational University of Study and Research in Law
National Academy of Legal Studies and ResearchNational Law University and Judicial Academy
National Law Institute UniversityTamil Nadu National Law School
West Bengal National University of Judicial SciencesDamodaram Sanjivayya National Law University
National Law University JodhpurMaharashtra National Law University, Mumbai
Hidayatullah National Law UniversityMaharashtra National Law University, Nagpur
Gujarat National Law UniversityMaharashtra National Law University, Aurangabad
Ram Manohar Lohiya National Law UniversityDharmashastra National Law University, Jabalpur
Rajiv Gandhi National University of LawNational University of Advanced Legal Studies
Chanakya National Law UniversityNational Law University Odisha

Check This: Top 10 Law Colleges In India Accepting CLAT Scores

Download Free From Here: CLAT Sample Papers

CLAT 2023 Result

After successfully conducted the examination, all the aspirants eagerly waits for its outcome. For CLAT Exam, first the organization will issue CLAT 2023 Answer Key for the relaxation of candidates. By the help of solution sheets applicants can get the estimate of their marks. According to the resources, the CLAT 2023 Score Card will be released.

All the aspirants may get their CLAT Cut Off from the official website of organization. Aspirants may download CLAT 2023 Cut Off Marks in the PDF sheet, which can be downloaded via online process. CLAT Merit List will be based on candidate’s performance in the examination. Aspirants can cheek the performance of test taker, number of candidates who sat for the test and state rank of candidates if applicable.

CLAT 2023 Rank List

In the below stated table applicants can check closing rank (CLAT cut off rank) for admissions into the respective NLUs. You can also check the rank by the help of CLAT Rank Predictor.

CLAT 2023 Counselling

Aspirants, who will be selected for the further process of admission in UG and PG programmes in participating NLUs, have to attend counselling conducted by CLAT office. It is observed that it can be start in the first week of March 2023. The counselling process would be done via online process in 4 rounds. Seats allotment will be made on the basis of ‘merit-cum-preference’. Selected candidates for admission have to pay the fee of counselling that is Rs 50000/-. Aspirant is suggested to check the official notice to get further details regarding the same.

Get here Complete Schedule: CLAT Counselling

Final Words:

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