CLAT 2023 Applications to begin from August 8 onwards at -, Check here

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Anjum Khan
Assistant Manager
Updated on Aug 6, 2022 23:31 IST

CLAT 2023 notification for online applications availability has been released, and the application process will begin from Monday, August 08 onwards. Check here the latest Update. 

The Consortium of NLUs will begin the online application process of CLAT 2023 from August 8 onwards, as per the latest update shared on the official website - CLAT 2023 will be conducted on December 18 this year. The consortium has not announced any change in the date of examination or exam pattern yet. It will be confirmed on Monday, August 08, only when the website is updated with the CLAT 2023 online application link. 

The website has been updated with a message stating, "Applications for CLAT 2023 open Monday, August 8, 2022"

The exam authority has notified only about the online applications availability date, and the remaining schedule and details mentioning last date of application, admit card availability, pattern, mock test, answer key and other events of CLAT 2023.

The Consortium of NLUs is conducting two CLATs this year, in CLAT 2022 held on June 19, as many as 60,895 registrations were recieved for UG and PG course. The number of test-takers for CLAT 2022 was 5,6472, which is 92% attendance for UG course, and 87% attendance for PG course

The exam pattern of CLAT 2023 is expected to remain the same as it was for CLAT 2022: 


Questions per section

English Language


Current Affairs including General Knowledge


Logical Reasoning


Legal Reasoning


Quantitative Techniques (Elementry Mathematics up to Class 10)




Each question will carry one mark, and there shall be negative marking on 0.25 marks for each incorrect attempt. 

The exam pattern of CLAT 2023 for PG courses will be as under:

Type of Questions CLAT LLM Subjects Total Questions Total Marks
Multiple-Choice Questions (MCQs)

Constitutional Law

100 100
Other areas of Law such as Jurisprudence, Administrative Law, Criminal Law, Company Law, Law of Contract, Environmental Law, Torts, Family Law, Property Law, Public International Law, Tax Law and Labour & Industrial Law
Subjective Questions Law and contemporary issues 2 essays of 800 words each 50
Total - 102 150

The schedule for CLAT 2023 as of now is given in the table below:


CLAT 2023 Dates

Release of admission notification 

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

Online registration starts 


Last day to submit applications 

September-November 2022

CLAT application correction window

September-November 2022

Release of admit cards

November 2022

CLAT exam date


Release of CLAT answer key 

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

Declaration of CLAT results 

December 2022 or January 2023

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