CLAT Exam Pattern


CLAT is a national level entrance exam which is carried out in order to select candidates for the 2 year LLM program. CLAT is a very important entrance exam taken by candidates from all over the country. This admission test is carried out mainly for the admission to UG courses in 11 National Universities and also for PG programs for 9 top law colleges in the country.

Structure and Syllabus for CLAT Exam

The CLAT entrance exam will have a total of 200 questions having 1 mark for each of the questions. The subjects covered in the CLAT entrance exam includes English Comprehension which will be of 40 Marks in total. The exam will also have General Knowledge and Current Affairs question which will be for 50 Marks. The CLAT entrance exam will also cover numerical ability which is basically elementary mathematics for 20 marks. The entrance exam will also test student’s logical reasoning abilities and this will be for 45 marks. Previously the CLAT entrance exam had Legal GK but this has recently been eliminated.

Question Pattern of CLAT Exam

The CLAT LLM entrance exam is an objective type written exam. The exam will be held for 2 hours. There will be objective type questions for 50 marks and 10 short questions for 50 marks. Along with this there will be 2 essay type questions which will also be for 50 marks each.

Preparing for CLAT Exam

As CLAT exam is for Masters Program, the level of toughness will be high. There for it is really important for students to put in all the effort possible as to crack the exam. There are many reference books available in the market which students can purchase and prepare with it. Another efficient method is to arrange sample papers and practice with this. This will help to know better about the pattern and the syllabus of the exam. Students can also start to read good newspaper in order to improve the vocabulary. Try to put in 3 to 4 hours of practice every day and get a thorough understanding of the subjects in the CLAT entrance exam.



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19 Responses to “CLAT Exam Pattern”

  1. 19
    Amit singh:

    Exam in hindi medium

  2. 18
    Sonam Giri:

    Dose clat exam can be in hindi medium?

  3. 17
    utkarsh upadhyay:

    what is the medium of clat question paper?
    sir wts the sylabus of clet exam plz reply?
    Which book is the best to prepare for clat 2013?

  4. 16

    Does clat exam can be in Hindi medium????????????

  5. 15

    what is the medium of clat question paper

  6. 14
    soumya panwar:

    please send me clat exam sample paper.
    i don’t want to waste my year.

  7. 13

    sir wts the sylabus of clet exam plz reply

  8. 12

    I am in graduation 3rd year. I want to go for law anmy yeard want to get admission in top 10 college in India. plz tel me wt i hv to do ? I dnt want to waste

  9. 11
    neeraj pal singh:

    please send me clat exam paper

  10. 10

    sir , w’ll u plse send me d clat xam sbjcts nd their weitage in ppers

  11. 9
    chandan kumar:

    what is medium of clat examination?????
    whetther qtn will be in hindi or only english medium?

  12. 8

    Can a student take commerce without maths to prepare for clat examination

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  14. 6

    can a person having the age of more then 22 yr apper for the clat exam

  15. 5

    where i can geet aers of clat

  16. 4

    Which book is the best to prepare for clat 2012?

  17. 3
    amit manglik:

    sir from which site can we download nlu delhi and clat past years papers and sample papers

  18. 2
    shivani bhushan:

    can a student take commerce with maths as a subject to prepare for clat examnations?

  19. 1
    shivam yadav:

    please send me previous clat papers