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Panjab University LLB Entrance Exam 2024 ( PU LLB Entrance Exam )

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Updated on Jul 18, 2024 10:39 IST

PU LLB Entrance Exam 2024: Punjab University declared the results of the PU LLB entrance exam on July 12. On June 28, the University published the PU LLB Answer Key. On June 23, the University administered the PU LLB 2024 Exam. The PU LLB Result 2024 can be downloaded by candidates who took the exam by going to the official website, pglaw.puchd.ac.in. For admission to three-year LLB programmes at the Department of Laws, Punjab University, Chandigarh, Punjab University Regional Centre, Muktsar (Punjab), UIL, Punjab University Regional Centre, Ludhiana (Punjab), and UILS, Panjab University Swami Sarvanand Giri Regional Centre, Bajwara, Hoshiarpur, the University hosted the PU LLB Entrance Exam 2024. Candidates should be aware that the PU LLB Entrance Exam 2024 merit rankings or scores will be utilised to create a shortlist of applicants for counselling and admission process. Read further to get full details about the PU LLB 2024 exam.

What is PU LLB?

The PU LLB entrance exam is conducted by Panjab University for admissions to three-year LLB courses and five-year BA LLB and B.Com LLB offered at its Department of Law and constituent colleges. The exam was held in a pen-paper-mode test in three languages i.e. English, Hindi, and Punjabi. The PU LLB Exam had three sections - Current Affairs and GK, Legal Aptitude, and Reasoning Ability and English. The PU LLB question paper included a total of 100 objective-type questions that had to be answered in 90 minutes. As many as 480 LLB seats are offered through the law entrance exam. 

Q:   What is syllabus of PU LLB entrance exam 2025?

A:

There are typically 100 objective-style questions in the PU LLB Entrance Exam, both multiple-choice and short-answer. Candidates will have to clear, there are sections on the English language, general knowledge, legal aptitude, logical reasoning, and mathematics in the exam.

 

Q:   When will PU LLB Entrance Exam 2024 be held?

A:

Panjab University conducted the PU LLB 2024 exam on June 23, 2024. The exam was held in an offline, pen-and-paper-based mode. Note that the exam was held at the Chandigarh exam center only. The online application process for the PU LLB Exam 2024 began on April 25. Candidates could apply on or before May 31. 

 

PU LLB 2024 Exam Dates

Take a look at the table below for the complete schedule of PU LLB Entrance Exam 2024 exam

DatesPast Exam Dates

12 Jul '24

PU LLB 2024 Result

28 Jun '24

PU LLB 2024 Answer Key

28 Jun '24 -

30 Jun '24

PU LLB 2024 Answer Key Objection Window

PU LLB 2024 Highlights

Candidates can check out the key features of the PU LLB entrance exam from the table below:

Features Details 
Exam Name Panjab University LLB Entrance Exam
Conducting body Panjab University, Chandigarh
Exam Frequency  Once in a year
Mode of application and fee
  • Online
  • INR 2,395 (INR 1,198 for SC/ST/PwD candidates)
Exam Mode Offline
Exam Duration  1 hour 30 minutes
Difficulty level Moderate
Seat Intake  480
Official Website  pglaw.puchd.ac.in

 

PU LLB Result 2024

On July 12, Punjab University declared the result of the PU LLB 2024 entrance examination. The candidate could download the results by logging in with their credentials by visiting the official website. The PU LLB 2024 exam results included information such as the candidate's name, roll number, sectional and overall scores, rank, and provisional qualifying status.

Note that the PU LLB results has been prepared by giving:

  • 50% weightage to marks scored in the PU LLB 2024 entrance exam
  • 50% weightage to marks obtained in the qualifying exam. 

How to check PU LLB 2024 results

  1.  Click on the result link - puchd.ac.in
  2. In the log-in window that opens, enter your login id and password
  3. The result would be displayed on the screen
  4. Download and take a printout of the result.

Q:   How to check PU LLB Result 2024?

A:

Candidates can check the PU LLB result on the official website of the exam, by entering their login credentials such as roll number and date of birth. The direct link to download PU LLB result is also provided on this page. Candidates should note that there will not be any other medium of checking PU LLB results, as the qualifying status is shared with only test-takers. The exam authority will not release list of PASS/FAIL candidates.

 

PU LLB Counselling 2024

Punjab University will conduct the counselling of PU LLB in offline mode. Candidates who are included in the merit list will be eligible to participate in the counselling process. The PU LLB 2024 counselling will include steps like document verification; it is mandatory to complete the verification process. Candidates whose verification process is unsuccessful will no longer be considered for admission in the next round. The seat allotment will be based on the merit rank of the candidate, with higher-ranked candidates to be given priority. The merit list will be prepared on the basis of the following criteria, in case of ties: 

  1. A candidate getting a higher percentage of marks in the qualifying examination (bachelor's degree) shall rank higher in order of merit.
  2. If the marks, as mentioned in (i) are also the same then the candidate obtaining a higher percentage of marks in the immediate lower exam shall rank higher in order of merit.
  3. If two or more candidates secure equal marks in (i) and (ii) above, the candidate senior in age shall rank higher in order of merit

Q:   What is the seat intake for the 3-year LLB programme through PU LLB 2024 exam?

A:

Currently, the total seat intake at PUCHD for the 3-year law programme is 480 seats. All details related to category-wise seat intake for UG Law courses will be published on the official website of the Panjab University once the application forms for these courses are available.   

 

Q:   When PU LLB Answer Key 2025 will be released?

A:

The Panjab University will release the provisional answer key of PU LLB 2025 in online mode. The PU LLB 2025 provisional answer key will be released on the same day the exam was conducted. Candidates will be given an option to challenge the provisional answer key. The objection window of PU LLB 2025 answer key will be opened after that. Candidates who feel there is a discrepancy in the answer key were asked to submit their objections within the specified time.

 

Colleges accepting PU LLB scores

On the basis of an aspirant’s performance in PU LLB entrance exam, he/she is offered admission to fill seats in the below-mentioned departments:

Name of Department

No of Seats

Department of Laws, PU, Chandigarh

300 

Panjab University Regional Centre, Muktsar (Punjab)

60 

UIL, Panjab University Regional Centre, Ludhiana (Punjab)

60 

University Institute of Legal Studies, Panjab University Swami Sarvanand Giri Regional Centre, Bajwara, Hoshiarpur

60 

Total

480 

PU LLB Admit Card 2024

PU LLB Admit Card 2024 was released on June 18. Candidates who had successfully filled the application form have been issued the admit cards. Without PU LLB Hall Ticket candidates won't be allowed to appear in the PU LLB Entrance Exam. The PU LLB 2024 admit card mentions exam information like the date and time of the exam, roll number, and the name and address of the allotted exam center. The candidate was asked to download the admit card by entering the credentials. On the day of the exam, the candidate was asked to bring with them a valid photo id proof along with the admit card.

Steps to download the admit card for PU LLB 2024

  1. Click on the admit card download tab on the official website
  2. A log-in window will open
  3. Enter login ID and password 
  4. On log-in, the admit card will be displayed in downloadable pdf format
  5. Download and take a printout.

Note: In case of any discrepancy in the admit card, the candidate has to get in touch with exam officials and get it rectified as soon as possible.

Q:   What is the PU LLB 2024 application fee for SC candidates?

A:

The application fee was INR 2,175 for the OPEN category, while SC/ST/ PwD candidates had to pay only INR 1,088. Candidates had to submit the PU LLB 2024 application form and PU LBB application fee online because the Panjab University accepted applications for UG Law entrance courses only in the online mode.   

 

Q:   Is PU LLB Entrance Exam Admit Card 2024 out?

A:

Yes, PU LLB Entrance Exam Admit Card was published on June 18. The Panjab University (PU) released the admit cards for PU LLB 2024 online only. The admit cards for PU LLB 2024 was issued only to those candidates who successfully applied for the exam before the last date. The PU LLB admit card 2024 was made available on the official website - pglaw.puchd.ac.in. 

 

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PU LLB Syllabus 2024

When preparing for the exam, the candidate must strictly follow the syllabus outlined for the entrance exam. This is because questions in the exam were asked from topics that were included in the PU LLB syllabus. Candidates were suggested to refer to the syllabus for the current academic session only, and do not use the previous year's syllabus.

PU LLB 2024 syllabus

Subject Topics
Current affairs and GK

Major UN bodies, their functions locations

Overview of Indian history and geography

Important happenings in the area of the Indian Constitution or Justice system

Physical geography, science, and environment

Important awards of the year – sports, science, literature, and arts 

Reasoning
Puzzle
Series
Sets 
Direction
Number-series
Logical patterns
Analogy
Syllogism
Blood relations  
English
Grammar, vocabulary
Antonyms-Synonyms 

Jumbled words/sentences

Idioms and phrases

Essay-writing 

Fill in the blanks
Legal aptitude
Indian Constitution
Indian polity
Law of Contracts

Intellectual Property Rights

Law of Torts 
Criminal Law 

IPC and the CrPC

International Law

Q:   How many sections are there in PU LLB Entrance Exam 2025?

A:

There will be total five sections in the PU LLB 2025 entrance exam - English, Logical Reasoning, General Knowledge, Current Affairs and Legal Aptitude. The Legal Aptitude includes topics like Indian Constitution, Indian polity, Law of contracts, Law of torts, Criminal Law, CrPc, Penal Code, International laws of major multilateral bodies like UN, WTO etc. The Current affairs section includes topics like: Current events of national and international importance with special focus on legal aspects, New appointments, achievements, Sports, awards and honours etc. General knowledge section includes topics from History, Environment, Polity, General Science etc. of up to class - 12th level. The English section includes topics from English,  Grammar vocabulary,  Antonyms-Synonyms, Idioms and phrases,  Sentence correction,  Fill in the blanks,  Parajumbles, Reasoning,  Puzzle,  Sets,  Number-series,  Logical patterns,  Blood relations,  Critical resoning,  Directions and Series.

 

Q:   Please suggest PU LLB Preparation Books 2025?

A:

Candidates can follow the books mentioned below to prepare for PU LLB Entrance Exam 2025:

BooksAuthor
PU LLB Entrance Examination Study PackageA. P. Bhardwaj
Model Test Papers for CLAT & LLBA. P. Bhardwaj
Self Study Guide LLB Entrance Examination
Arihant Publication

The Pearson Guide to the LLB Entrance Exam

Thorpe

Legal Awareness and Legal Reasoning

A. P. Bhardwaj
General knowledgeLucent
 

PU LLB Exam Pattern 2024

Candidate could check the PU LLB exam pattern below to prepare better: 

Exam pattern of PU LLB for the 3-year LLB program

Particulars Description
Mode Offline
Duration 90 minutes
Type of questions Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)
Number of questions 100
Marking scheme

1 mark will be awarded for a correct answer

0.25 marks will be deducted for an incorrect answer

Maximum marks 100
Language English, Hindi, and Punjabi

Q:   What is PU LLB 2024 Entrance Exam Pattern?

A:

The candidate needs to have a clear idea regarding the number of sections, the number of questions asked from each section, and the weightage. This will make exam preparation much more effective. Candidates can check the PU LLB Exam Pattern below:

PU LLB 2024 exam pattern - Sections, No. of Questions, Weightage

SubjectQuestions per sectionMarks per section
Current Affairs and General Knowledge with (emphasis on legal issues)40 questions40 marks
Proficiency in English40 questions40 marks
Reasoning and Aptitude20 questions20 marks
Total100 questions100 marks
 

Q:   Is there negative marking in PU LLB Entrance Exam?

A:

Yes, there is a negative marking in PU LLB 2024 Entrance Exam. For every correct answer, +1 marks will be awarded. For each incorrect answer, -0.25 marks will be deducted. Candidates must try to attempt only those questions for which they are 100% sure to avoid loosing marks. PU LLB Entrance Exam 2024 will have 100 questions in total. Candidates seeking admission to the 3-year LLB programme need to diligently follow the exam pattern to ensure admission in Panjab University.

 

PU LLB 2024 Exam Day Guidelines

The exam was held in offline mode at the Chandigarh center only. Candidates who appeared for the law entrance exam had to be careful of the following things: 

  • Candidates had to reach the test center at least an hour before the exam so that exam officials could check the admit cards and other documents.
  • Candidates had to carry their pen i.e. black ink gel pen and an HB pencil to mark answers on the OMR sheet. 
  • They were not allowed to take any notes, papers, or calculators inside the examination hall. The university had provided logarithmic tables for the test takers. 
  • Also, taking mobile phones, Bluetooth devices or any other equipment were not allowed in the examination, if candidates carry such items then he/she was disqualified from the exam.
  • Candidates had to follow the guidelines of the exam center officials while taking the exam.

Q:   How will I know about PU LLB exam centre allotted to me?

A:

PU LLB exam centre will be allotted along with the admit card. Candidates are advised to check the admit card to know about the exam centre and other crucial details. Apart from the name and address of the allotted PU LLB exam centre, the admit card comprises details such as exam date, timing, exam day guidelines etc. The date for admit card release is published along with the information brochure on the official website. Candidates have to download the admit card for PU LLB 2024 after logging and providing details such as application ID, password and others. 

 

Q:   What is dress code for PU LLB Entrance Exam 2024?

A:

There was no specific dress code mentioned by the Panjab University or any other authorized body. However, it was advisable to dress conservatively and comfortably, keeping in mind that candidates will be taking a pen-and-paper based exam.

Some candidates prefered wearing lightweight, comfortable clothing with minimal accessories, such as a simple watch, to avoid any distractions or discomfort during the exam. It was also recommended to avoid wearing any clothing with objectionable or inappropriate content, as it may be subject to scrutiny by the exam authorities.

In summary, there was no specific dress code for PU LLB Exam, but it is best to dress modestly and comfortably to ensure a focused and productive exam experience.

 

PU LLB 2024 Eligibility Criteria

Candidates seeking admissions through PU LLB should fulfill the eligibility criteria for the course as under:

  • Candidates should have a bachelor's degree or master’s degree in any discipline from Panjab University or any other University that is recognized by the Bar Council of India and Panjab University.
  • They should have secured at least 45% marks in the qualifying examination.
  • Candidates belonging to Scheduled Caste/ Scheduled Tribe/ Backward Class/ Persons with Disability have been given 5% relaxation in the minimum qualifying marks i.e. they need to have 40% marks in their qualifying degree.

Q:   What is the selection process for LL.B. and minimum marks required in PU LLB Entrance Exam?

A:

The Selection Process is done through both Merit and Entrance Examination basis. The minimum 50% marks is required in PU UGLAW Entrance examination to get admission here. The exam is taken for 100 questions which taken in 2 hours and total of 400 marks. Must mention their language choice in the OMR sheet. Since every wrong answer carries a negative marking of -0.25. Merit is calculated taking 50% of the class +2 percentage including weightages and 50% of the UGLAW Entrance test marks.  You can, in private colleges you can get admission very easily. The Fee for PGLAW Entrance Test is 2100/- rupees and  1050/- rupees for SC/ST/PwD.

 

PU LLB Application Form 2024

Panjab University released PU LLB application form online at puchd.ac.in on April 25. The application form is for admission to the 3-year LLB program offered by participating colleges. Candidates who met the prescribed eligibility criteria for the program could apply before May 31. When filling out the application form, candidates must fill in only genuine and factual information, as details will be verified during the counseling process. Any candidate found to be forging information is disqualified.

Steps to fill out the PU LLB 2024 application form

  • Click on the admission link on the admission portal
  • A registration form will open
  • Complete the registration process by entering details like name, email ID, mobile number, graduation registration number, etc.
  • After completing the registration process, log in to the newly created account and fill in personal, academic, and contact details.
  • Next, pay the application fee. The fee can be paid in 1) online mode or 2) offline - download the e-challan from the admission portal and pay the fee at a nearby SBI branch.
  • Finally, upload essential documents like photographs and signatures in the prescribed format and submit the application form.

Also Read:

PU LLB Previous Years Papers

PU LLB 2024 Colleges

PU LLB Application Fees 2024

Candidates must check the application fee to fill PU LLB Application Form 2024 below:

Category Quota Fees (INR)
SC, ST - 1088
General - 2175
OBC, EWS, General PWD 1088

Q:   What is the age limit to apply for PU LLB Entrance Exam 2024?

A:

There is no age limit to apply to PU LLB 2024 entrance exam. This means that candidates of any age can apply for LLB courses offered at Panjab University, provided they meet the other eligibility criteria, such as having a bachelor's degree in a relevant field with a minimum of 50% aggregate marks. Please note that the eligibility criteria for admission to different PG courses may vary. It is always best to check the PU website for the latest information.

 

Q:   What documents are required to fill PU LLB 2025 application form?

A:

Candidates can check list of documents required to fill PU LLB 2025 Application Form below:

  • Class 10 and Class 12 mark sheets, graduation along with the admit card number issued by the board
  • Scanned copy of photograph and signature of the candidate in prescribed format
  • Scanned copy of government-issued ID card proof
  • Valid caste certificate
  • Disability certificate (if candidate belongs to PwD category)
  • Character certificate (not older than six months on the date of admission)
 

Q:   How to fill PU LLB Entrance Exam Application Form 2025?

A:

Candidates can follow the simple steps given below to apply for PU LLB Entrance Exam 2025:

  • Go to the official website of PU LLB; i.e. pglaw.puchd.ac.in
  • Click on the “PU LLB registration” link.
  • Complete the registration process
  • Enter your login id and password
  • Enter your academic and personal details
  • Upload scannec copies of photograph and signature
  • Submit the application form
  • Download and take a print of the application form for future reference

 

 

PU LLB Answer Key 2024

The PU LLB Answer Key 2024 was released on June 28 along with the question paper. The answer key contains the responses to all the 120 multiple-choice questions asked in the exam and can be used by the candidate to evaluate their tentatively expected scores. Candidates could raise objections to the PU LLB Answer Key until June 30. The officials uploaded the revised answer key and invited cross-objections through email within the given deadline. The final key is released after considering student feedback. The exam authority cross-verified all the objections before announcing PU LLB 2024 results. 

How to download the PU LLB 2024 answer key

  • Click on the answer key link
  • Select the answer key you want to download
  • The answer key will open in downloadable PDF form
  • Download the pdf.

To raise an objection against a key (s), the candidate has to write to the concerned official listing their concerns; supporting evidence has to be furnished with the mail. 

Q:   When will PU LLB result be announced?

A:

The Panjab University declared PU LLB 2024 Result on July 12, 2024. The result has been provided in the form of qualifying status and no total or sectional marks is given to candidates. Those who qualify in PU LLB will be enrolled to three-year LLB courses and five-year BA LLB and BA4 LLB offered at its Department of Law and constituent colleges. The result of PU LLB will be published on the official website. Candidates will be able to know their score on login only.

 

Q:   How to download PU LLB 2024 Answer Key PDF?

A:

You can check the PU LLB answer key on the official website of the exam in form of a PDF. The direct links and pdf files for PU LLB answer key will also provided on this page above. Candidates can follow the simple steps given below to download the PU LLB Answer Key PDF:

Go to official website of PU LLB
Click on PU LLB 2024 Answer Key
Then click download link of answer key for PU LLB exam.
After that click download PDF link once the answer key of PU LLB Entrance Exam opens, and get it in your device.

 

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