CLAT Exam Date 2022-23: Check Complete Exam Schedule Here

Common Law Admission Test 2022 ( CLAT )

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CLAT 2023 Dates - The Consortium of NLUs will begin the online application forms of CLAT 2023 exam from August 08 onwards. Candidates can check here all events and dates for CLAT exam including registration, admit card, exam date, etc.

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  • August 8: CLAT 2023 Applications to begin from August 8 onwards at - consortiumofnlus.ac.in, Check here

CLAT Exam Dates 2023

Here is the ongoing schedule for CLAT 2023 exam: 

Events

CLAT 2023 Dates

Release of admission notification 

14-Nov-2021 (along with CLAT 2022 admission notification)

Online registration starts 

08-Aug-2022

Last day to submit applications 

September-November 2022

CLAT application correction window

September-November 2022

Release of admit cards

November 2022

CLAT exam date

18-Dec-2022 

Release of CLAT answer key 

18-Dec-2022 (Generally released on the day of examination)

Declaration of CLAT results 

December 2022 or January 2023

Important CLAT 2022-23 Exam Dates and Events

Check important CLAT exam events and dates below:

CLAT Notification 2022-23

The Consortium of NLUs has notified that there will be two CLAT exams in 2022 - CLAT 2022 and CLAT 2023. 

  • The CLAT 2022 exam held on June 19.
  • The CLAT 2023 examination will be conducted on December 18, 2022 (subject to change).

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CLAT 2022-23 Application Form

The CLAT application form 2023 will be out anytime now. The application is common for 5-year integrated and 1-year LLM programs. Applicants can select the program of study during the application filling process. The minimum eligibility criteria for admission to the 5-year law program is a 10+2 pass with a minimum of 45% marks. For LLM program, the minimum requirement is a 3-year or 5-year LLB pass with a minimum of 50% marks. Relaxation in minimum marks is applicable to SC/ST candidates.

CLAT 2022-23 Admit Card 

The CLAT Consortium releases the admit card for the law exam on the official website. All candidates successfully registered for the exam can download the CLAT admit card 2023 by using details such as mobile number and password. The CLAT admit card mentions details such as candidate's name, date of birth, roll number, exam date, time and centre location. The CLAT 2022 admit card will be a mandatory document for candidates to carry to the allotted exam centre. 

CLAT 2022-23 Exam Date

The CLAT 2022 exam was June 19, and the exam was held in 82 cities in offline mode.  CLAT 2023 is scheduled to be held on December 18, 2022. Candidates have to appear for the CLAT exam with their admit card and a valid photo ID proof.

The CLAT question paper for UG courses will contain total 150 passage-based objective-type questions from five subjects - English LanguageLogical ReasoningLegal ReasoningCurrent Affairs including General Knowledge and Quantitative Techniques. The CLAT LLM question paper will contain both objective- and subjective-type questions. However, last year, the CLAT Consortium removed the descriptive section from the LLM paper. Check complete CLAT 2022 exam pattern for LLM

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CLAT 2022 Answer Key

The Consortium will release the preliminary CLAT answer key 2022 soon after the conduct of the exam. In 2021, the Consortium released the answer key on the same day as the exam. Through CLAT answer key, candidates will be able to cross-check their responses marked against each question in the examination. Candidates who have any objection against the given answer of any question, can challenge the provisional answer key in online mode on the official website in the prescribed format. 

The final answer key for CLAT will be released once the window for raising objections is closed. The answer key will be released in online mode on the official website of the exam. 

CLAT 2022 Result 

The Consortium will declare the CLAT result 2022 as per the prescribed schedule. The result will be announced in online mode on the official website of the law entrance exam. The result will be released in the form of scorecard. Candidates can download their CLAT scorecard by logging in using their application number and password/date of birth. The CLAT result and scorecard contain important details about the candidates such as their name, roll number, application number, category, total score obtained, section-wise score obtained, exam qualifying status, All India Rank (AIR) and category rank. 

CLAT 2022 Counselling

Counselling is the final stage of CLAT admission process. All candidates qualifying the law entrance exam have to appear in CLAT counselling 2022 and seat allotment process in online mode. Through CLAT counselling, candidates are allotted seats in respective courses and NLUs based on merit. The CLAT counselling process includes the following steps:

  • Registration
  • Seat allotment and acceptance
  • Completion of admission formalities

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UPCOMING EVENTS

8 Aug '22 -

8 Sep '22

CLAT 2023 online registrations

ONGOING

18 Dec '22

CLAT 2023 exam date

PAST EVENTS

23 Jun '22 -

24 Jun '22

CLAT 2022 Final Answer Keys

20 Jun '22 -

21 Jun '22

CLAT 2022 Provisional keys and objection raising window

19 Jun '22

CLAT 2022 exam date

CLAT 2022 Exam Day Schedule 

Check out the schedule that is likely to be followed on the CLAT 2022 exam day. 

Particulars Timings
Reporting begins  1:00 pm onwards
Exam begins 2:00 pm onwards
Last entry allowed 1:45 pm 
Exam ends 4:00 pm
Exiting examination halls 4:15 pm onwards

FAQs for CLAT 2022 Exam Dates

Q: What is the CLAT exam date 2023?

A: The CLAT 2022 exam will be held on December 18 as per the latest notification released by the CLAT Consortium.

Q: When can I apply for CLAT 2023?

A: The application process of CLAT 2023 starts from August 08, 2022 onwards, and candidates can fill the CLAT application form in online mode.  

Q: When will the admit card for CLAT 2023 be issued?

A: The CLAT 2023 admit card will be released in November tentatively. The admit card is usually issued about two weeks before the exam. Candidates can download the CLAT admit card by entering their login details on the official website.

Q: What are the exam timings for CLAT 2023?

A: The CLAT 2023 exam timings will be 2 pm to 4 pm, unless a change in the exam schedule is announced by the CLAT Consortium. 

Q: How many times is CLAT exam conducted in a year?

A: The CLAT exam is being conducted two times in a year, first in June, and second in December, as per the announcement by CLAT Consortium. 

Q: When should I reach the exam centre of CLAT 2023?

A: Candidates should reach the exam centre of CLAT on the exam day, at least an hour before the exam timings for checking of documents and seating formalities. 

Q: How much time is sufficient to prepare for CLAT 2023?

A: A candidate can prepare for CLAT 2023, even with two months time with an effective strategy, and this includes concept clarifications, practising of questions according to new pattern and revision of the syllabus. Also Read: How to prepare for CLAT 2023 in 2 months?

Q: Will there be any break during CLAT 2023 exam?

A: No, the candidates will not be allowed to take breaks or exit the exam centre during the exam. Candidates should drink water, eat or use the washroom before or after the exam timings. 

Q: What should be the CLAT last week preparation strategy?

A: In the last week, candidates should focus on revising all the topics studied before thoroughly. Also, candidates should attempt as many CLAT question papers and sample papers as possible.

Q: When will the CLAT exam authority publish the answer keys and question paper?

A: The provisional answer key and question paper for CLAT 2023 will be released soon after the exam is over. For CLAT 2022, the provisional answer key was released a day after the exam, whereas for CLAT 2021, it was released on the day of examination only.

Q: When will the results and merit list for CLAT 2023 be published?

A: The CLAT 2023 result date has not been announced yet. However, it is likely to be announced in January or February 2023 on the official website of the exam. 

Q. When will the CLAT seat allotment list be released?

A. The CLAT seat allotment results will be released after the declaration of results on the official website. 

Q. How many rounds of counselling are conducted by the NLU Consortium?

A. There are at least 5 rounds of counselling and seat allotment for CLAT exam. Multiple rounds of counselling are conducted by the NLU Consortium every year. For CLAT 2022, the counselling process went upto five rounds, and in 2021 as well, there were total five seat allotment rounds conducted by the Consortium.

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Is there any age limit for CLAT exam? Are distance regular course students eligible to sit for the entrance?

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Vinay kr Pandey

Scholar-Level 16

Yesterday

Dear aspirant, Glad to meet you. There is no age limit to apply or appear for CLAT. NRIs, OCIs, PIOs & Foreign Nationals can also apply or appear for CLAT. Minimum marks in the qualifying exam required to apply for CLAT 2023 will be 50% for general category and 45% for reserved category c...Dear aspirant, Glad to meet you. There is no age limit to apply or appear for CLAT. NRIs, OCIs, PIOs & Foreign Nationals can also apply or appear for CLAT. Minimum marks in the qualifying exam required to apply for CLAT 2023 will be 50% for general category and 45% for reserved category candidates. Eligibility criteria for CLAT UG :
Qualifying Examination: Must have passed class 12th from a recognised institution
Age Limit: No upper age limit
Minimum Marks: Must have secured at least 45% marks in the aggregate. For CLAT PG:
Qualifying Examination: Must have passed LL.B. From a recognised institution
Age Limit: No upper age limit
Minimum Marks: Must have secured at least 55% marks in the aggregate. Hope it helps.

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How to crack CLAT and what are the alternatives?

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Hrishabh Sahu

Contributor-Level 10

2 days ago

Hi Arup
Start your CLAT Preparation Early. Make and follow a Study Plan. Check out the CLAT 2022 Exam Pattern and Syllabus. Clear Your Doubts. Do Regular Revision.

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I have 7548 AIR in CLAT. Can I get admission for LLM at KIIT School of Law?

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Hrishabh Sahu

Contributor-Level 10

2 days ago

Hey puspa it is a good rank
For information about college
just go through this link and fill out the required details
College predictor in shiksha
https://www.shiksha.com/college-predictor

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How to crack CLAT in 1st attempt?

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Hrishabh Sahu

Contributor-Level 10

2 days ago

Hi Tanisha
For clearing exams like CLAT
Start your CLAT Preparation Early. Make and follow a Study Plan. Check out the CLAT 2022 Exam Pattern and Syllabus. Clear Your Doubts. Do Regular Revision.

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Who can apply for CLAT? Are class 12th passed students apply for it?

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Vinay kr Pandey

Scholar-Level 16

3 days ago

Dear aspirant, Yes you are eligible for CLAT UG. Eligibility criteria for CLAT UG:Qualifying Examination: Must have passed class 12th from a recognised institutionAge Limit: No upper age limitMinimum Marks: Must have secured at least 45% marks in the aggregate. CLAT 2023: The Consortium of Nation...Dear aspirant, Yes you are eligible for CLAT UG. Eligibility criteria for CLAT UG:
Qualifying Examination: Must have passed class 12th from a recognised institution
Age Limit: No upper age limit
Minimum Marks: Must have secured at least 45% marks in the aggregate. CLAT 2023: The Consortium of National Law Universities is expected to start CLAT 2023 Registration soon. CNLU had earlier announced CLAT 2023 Exam Date. CLAT 2023 is to be held on Dec 18, 2022. It is for the first time that the 2022 and 2023 examinations are to be held in the same year. Candidates qualifying minimum eligibility criteria can fill CLAT 2023 Application Forms tentatively from the month of August. Check CLAT Eligibility Criteria
CNLU will release the syllabus for CLAT 2023 along with official notification. The major subjects in CLAT Syllabus will be Legal Reasoning Logical Reasoning, English Language, and Current Affairs. CLAT 2023 aspirants can also download subject or year CLAT Practice Papers to get a better understanding of the syllabus and pattern of exam. A total of 200 MCQ type questions will be asked in the paper and for every correct 1 mark will be awarded and 0.25 marks will be deducted for wrong answers. Hope it helps.

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When should I apply for CLAT? I haven't finished 12th yet.

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Vinay kr Pandey

Scholar-Level 16

3 days ago

Dear aspirant, CLAT is a national-level entrance exam. It is conducted by a consortium of NLUs for admissions to undergraduate and postgraduate courses offered by 22 participating NLUs. CLAT 2023 will be conducted in pen and paper mode. For CLAT UG eligibility criteria:Qualifying Examination: Mus...Dear aspirant, CLAT is a national-level entrance exam. It is conducted by a consortium of NLUs for admissions to undergraduate and postgraduate courses offered by 22 participating NLUs. CLAT 2023 will be conducted in pen and paper mode. For CLAT UG eligibility criteria:
Qualifying Examination: Must have passed class 12th from a recognised institution
Age Limit: No upper age limit
Minimum Marks: Must have secured at least 45% marks in the aggregate
CLAT 2023: The Consortium of National Law Universities is expected to start CLAT 2023 Registration soon. CNLU had earlier announced CLAT 2023 Exam Date. CLAT 2023 is to be held on Dec 18, 2022. It is for the first time that the 2022 and 2023 examinations are to be held in the same year. Candidates qualifying minimum eligibility criteria can fill CLAT 2023 Application Forms tentatively from the month of August. CNLU will release the syllabus for CLAT 2023 along with official notification. The major subjects in CLAT Syllabus will be Legal Reasoning Logical Reasoning, English Language, and Current Affairs. CLAT 2023 aspirants can also download subject or year CLAT Practice Papers to get a better understanding of the syllabus and pattern of exam. Hope it helps.

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What is Mark required for CLAT PG exam?

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Anam hamda

Beginner-Level 3

3 days ago

If the score of the candidate is less than 50% in graduation (45% for SC/ST/PwD candidates) he or she is not eligible to apply for CAT.

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Which entrance exam can I give for LLB if I have not appeared for CLAT or any other exam? I want admission in Asian College of Law.

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Adv. Ved Vinayak

Contributor-Level 7

a week ago

ALC Admission Test (ALCAT), which will be administered by Asian Law College, is required of candidates seeking admission to BALLB and LLB degree programmes at Asian College of Law,. Candidates must take it and pass with a certain score. Exam results from the CLAT and LSAT in India are also recogn...ALC Admission Test (ALCAT), which will be administered by Asian Law College, is required of candidates seeking admission to BALLB and LLB degree programmes at Asian College of Law,. Candidates must take it and pass with a certain score. Exam results from the CLAT and LSAT in India are also recognised.

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Ishaan Mahajan

Beginner-Level 5

a week ago

Applicants seeking admission in Asian College of Law to LLB degree programs need to appear and achieve the score in the ALC Admission Test (ALCAT) to be conducted by Asian Law College.

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My CLAT rank is 44,787, May I know in which college I can get a seat for LL.B?

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Ishaan Mahajan

Beginner-Level 5

a week ago

Hello Friend, it is difficult for you to get into CLAT colleges, you can try and go for other colleges like Punjab University, Symboisis, Delhi University Law etc.

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Do B.A. LLB colleges accept CLAT scores in Chhattisgarh?

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Ishaan Mahajan

Beginner-Level 5

a week ago

The following colleges accept CLAT scores in Chhattisgarh:-
1. HNLU Raipur - Hidayatullah National Law University
2. ITM University, Raipur.

137 Institutes accepting CLAT

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