The Common Law Admission Test (CLAT) 2018 will be conducted on May 13, 2018. This year the exam would be organized by The National University of Advanced Legal Studies (NUALS), Kochi for admission to under graduate and post-graduate programmes in Law in 19 law universities in India.

 

The online application process for CLAT 2018 has already started on the CLAT website and the last date to apply is March 31, 2018. 

 

Last year around 50,000 candidates appeared for the CLAT 2017. The number may go up this year as no age limit has been prescribed for both UG and PG this year and interest of students towards legal education has also been increased.

 

For under-graduate programme (five year Integrated Law Degree), an applicant must be a pass in 10+2 or equivalent examination with a minimum of a 45% marks for all categories except for SC/ST categories in which case the applicant needs to have 40% marks. 

 

For post-graduate programme (one year LLM degree), an applicant must have LLB degree with at least 55% marks. Candidates belonging to SC/ST categories need to have 50% marks in LLB degree.

 

Candidates who are appearing in the qualifying examination in March/ April/ May 2018 are also eligible to apply.