CLAT 2022-23 – Exams Dates Out, Read Eligibility, Exam Pattern Details

New Delhi, 15 November, 2021: The Consortium of National Law Universities (NLUs) has released the exam dates for Common Law Admissions Test (CLAT) 2022 as well as CLAT 2023. The complete CLAT schedule will be announced soon on the official website. CLAT 2022 will be conducted on May 8, while CLAT 2023 will be conducted on December 18, 2022. Both law entrance exams will be conducted in the offline mode. The online registration form will soon be uploaded on the official website.

Note: The consortium reserves the right to change a pre-announced schedule. Therefore, the candidates are required to closely follow the CLAT exam date on the official website to stay updated.

What is the Eligibility Criteria for CLAT 2022?

  • Candidates who have passed Class 12 or will appear in the upcoming board examination are eligible to apply for UG-CLAT 2022.
  • Candidates who have completed LLB or are in the final year of the LLB programme can apply for CLAT LLM.

What is the Exam Pattern of CLAT 2022?

The consortium of NLUs will conduct the offline-based exam on May 08, 2022. The exam will be conducted at 82 cities and 147 test centres across the country. The exam duration will be 2 hours, during which, candidates will be required to answer objective-type questions (CLAT-UG will have 150 MCQs, while CLAT-PG will have 120 MCQs).

When Will CLAT 2022 and 2023 Be Conducted?

  • CLAT 2022-23 announcement date – November 14, 2021
  • CLAT 2022 date – May 8, 2022
  • CLAT 2023 date – December 18, 2022

About The Consortium

The Consortium of National Law Universities was established on 19th August, 2017. Some of its major aims and objectives are as follows:

  • To improve the standard of legal education in the country and justice system through legal education.
  • To facilitate better coordination amongst National Law Schools to achieve the highest standard of legal education in the country.
  • To provide advice to universities, educational institutions, and academicians on teachingΒ 
  • To promote innovative curriculum, teaching methods, and teaching materials in the field of law and allied disciplines.
  • To provide better coordination amongst the NLUs and other legal institutions to achieve the highest standard of legal education in the country.

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