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CLAT (Common Law Admission Test) is a national level examination scheduled by 18 NLUs (National Law Universities). It is an All India Level Law Common Entrance Exam for the students seeking admission in integrated LL.B. and LL.M. program. Scores of CLAT 2018 will be considered by various private law colleges and government undertaking colleges across the country. Candidates can get here the detailed information about CLAT 2018 starting from application procedure to admission procedure.
This year CLAT exam is scheduled for second week of May 2018 and result will be announced on fourth week of May 2018.
The CLAT notification is expected to be released in the 4th week of December, 2017. Interested candidates can apply online via online interface called the CAPS (CLAT Admission Processing System). Candidates will have to sit for CLAT 2018 exam in the 2nd week of May, 2018 and the results may be out within 2 weeks’ time i.e. in the 4th week of May, 2017. The other important dates related to CLAT 2018 are as follows:
|Notification date||4th week of December 2017|
|Availability of Online Application Form||1st week of January 2018|
|Closing date of Application Submission||4th week of March 2018|
|Issue Date of Admit Card||3rd week of April 2018|
|Date of Examination||2nd week of May 2018|
|Publishing of Answer Key||3rd week of May 2018|
|Announcement of Result||4th week of May 2018|
|Counselling Commences from||1st week of June 2018|
|Closure of Admission||1st week of July 2018|
CLAT 2018 exam will be held online. All the activities like filling the forms, downloading admit cards, checking the result can be done online on the login portal. Candidates can check CLAT 2018 results within two weeks after the commencement of the examination.
As mentioned above, CLAT 2018 results are expected to be out in 4th week of May, 2017. Those who appeared for the exam must check the online portal regularly for the updates. The steps to download the CLAT 2018 Results are as follows:
Details Present in CLAT Result 2018
Candidates can use the CLAT 2018 score card for the admission to academic year 2018 -2019. The exam conducting authority will release the result with the merit list which contains candidates name, roll number, scores and rank etc.
Details which are present in CLAT 2018 results:
Result of CLAT 2018 announced online and candidates will have to log in using registered e-mail id and password to check their result of Common Law Admission Test 2018.
List of institutions which are participating in CLAT 2018 academic session:
|S. No.||CLAT Participating Institutes||Number of seats||Number of seats|
|1.||National Law School of India University, Bangalore||75||50|
|2.||National Academy of Legal Studies and Research, Hyderabad||84||40|
|3.||National Law Institute University, Bhopal||80||31|
|4.||West Bengal National University of Judicial Sciences, Kolkata||94||40|
|5.||National Law University, Jodhpur||100||115|
|6.||Hidayatullah National Law University, Raipur||80||45|
|7.||Gujarat National Law University, Gandhinagar||156||52|
|8.||Ram Manohar Lohiya National law University, Lucknow||80||10|
|9.||Rajiv Gandhi National Law University, Patiala||175||38|
|10.||Chanakya National Law University, Patna||60||Nil|
|11.||National University of Advanced Legal Studies, Kochi||65||21|
|12.||National Law University Odisha, Cuttack||159||44|
|13.||National University of Study and Research in Law, Ranchi||60||10|
|14.||National Law University and Judicial Academy, Guwahati||60||10|
|15.||Damodaram Sanjivayya National Law University, Vishakhapatnam||12||2|
|16.||Tamil Nadu National Law School, Trichy||90||Nil|
|17.||Maharashtra National Law University, Mumbai||50||10|
|18.||Maharashtra National Law University, Nagpur||60||10|
|S. No.||CLAT participating law colleges (Private)|
|1.||Alliance School of Law, Bangalore|
|2.||Altius Institute of Universal Studies, Indore|
|3.||Galgotias University, Greater Noida|
|4.||IAMR Law College, Ghaziabad|
|5.||ITM University, Gurgaon|
|6.||Lloyd Law College, Greater Noida|
|8.||N.A. Global Law School|
|9.||Nirma University – Institute of Law|
|10.||Raffles University, Rajasthan|
|11.||SGT University, Gurgaon|
|12.||SRM University, Haryana|
|13.||SRM University, Tamil Nadu|
|14.||UPES College of Legal Studies, Dehradun|
|S. No.||PSUs participating in CLAT|
|1.||Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited, Dehradun|
|2.||THDC India Limited, Rishikesh|
|3.||Power Grid Corporation of India Limited, Gurgaon|
Merit list of CLAT 2018 depends upon candidate’s performance in the examination.
Important Instructions for merit list of CLAT 2018
What is mentioned in CLAT merit list:
CLAT 2018 merit list mentions the following key details of a common-law admission test-taker:
Candidates can check their merit list by visiting the official website. The link of merit list will be present on the homepage and find their rank from CLAT 2018 score card. Save the pdf format of merit list. Tie between the candidates with equal marks in CLAT 2018 will be resolved by the following process:
Preference will be given to the candidate who has,
If they have same age, then computerized draw of lots
CLAT 2018 cut off is the minimum score obtained by the candidate required to clear the examination. Cut off will decided on the basis of number of candidates who have appeared in the examination, availability of total seats and the difficulty level of the examination. CLAT cut off is declared after the announcement of result.
|AI Horizontal SAP||200|
|AI Scheduled Caste||1654|
|AI Scheduled Tribe||2000|
This table shows the cut off of National law school of India university. CLAT 2018 Cutoff will be declared by the various CLAT Participating institutions separately. The CLAT 2018 Cutoff will be calculated on the basis of difficulty level of the paper, availability of seats, average marks scored in the test and total test population. With the increase in number of candidates, the cut off is expected to increase. The difficulty of CLAT 2018 will decide the expected cut off. This year the cut off is expected to increase because competition level is higher.
Counselling procedure is the process of locking the seat. Counselling process is done by CLAT Authorities after results are declared. For 2018 CLAT counselling, the important documents to be carried to the allotted institute have been listed below:
CLAT 2018 Counselling process
Candidates will have to login to their respective CLAT 2018 accounts. Upon logging, they will be able to view one of the NLUs allotted to them as per the first CLAT 2018 seat allotment list and counselling round I.
The allotment of NLU will be at par with their merit list and preferred NLU as indicated by them during filling CLAT 2018 application form.
Candidates have to deposit INR 50,000 for CLAT 2018 counselling on the next day of the counselling and if they don’t deposit the fees then they will lose their allotted seat. After the fees will be deposited the counselling committee will issue the second seat allotment list mentioning the name of the candidates. The list will also indicate the candidates who have been upgraded/ shifted to a higher NLU arising out of the vacancy. Candidates who fail to deposit the CLAT 2018 counselling fee will be dropped out from the merit list of CLAT and their seats will be available for filling-up by the other candidates in the CLAT merit list.
Candidates who wish to withdraw from CLAT 2018 admissions will need to work out the ‘Withdrawal’ option after which an amount will be credited to their registered bank account after deducting INR 10,000 from deposited counselling fees. Those candidates who withdraw their allotted seat after the last date of the withdraw they will not receive any money. all the money will be taken as penalty.
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