CLAT PG 2022: The Common Law Admission Test is an all-India national level entrance exam conducted for admission into PG courses in 21 NLUs across India. The CLAT PG Notification shall be released tentatively in January 2022. You can apply for CLAT PG 2022 from the official website of the Consortium of NLUs.
CLAT PG 2022
According to the recent announcement, the CLAT 2022 PG Exam is scheduled for May 08, 2022. In this post, you can find complete details about the CLAT LLM Exam 2022. Know the eligibility criteria to fill the application forms, exam pattern, syllabus, and more.
CLAT PG Exam 2022 Highlights
|Exam Name||Common-Law Admission Test for LLM|
|Conducting Body||Consortium of NLUs|
|Frequency of Exam||Once a year|
|Exam Level||National Level Exam|
|Mode of Application||Online|
|Mode of Exam||Offline|
|Medium of Exam||English|
|Exam Duration||2 Hours|
|Number of Seats||742 Seats|
CLAT PG 2022 Exam Date
The Consortium has notified the exam date officially however other dates are tentative.
|CLAT PG Exam Date Notice was published on||November 14, 2021|
|CLAT PG Application window shall open from||January 01, 2022 (for the 2022 session)|
|The application window closes on||March 2022|
|CLAT PG 2022 Admit Card shall be issued on||Last week of April 2022|
|CLAT PG 2022 Exam Date||May 08, 2022|
|PG CLAT 2023 Application Window shall open from||September 2022 (tentative)|
|PG CLAT 2023 Exam date||December 18, 2022|
CLAT PG 2022 Eligibility Criteria
Before you proceed with the application process, you need to be aware of the CLAT PG Eligibility Criteria 2022. Here are the brief criteria prescribed by the Consortium of NLUs.
- Educational Qualification: You must have completed 3 years or 5 years LLB degree from a recognized university.
- Age Limit: There is no age limit prescribed by the exam conducting authority.
- Nationality: You must be a citizen of India. NRI students can also apply for CLAT 2022 PG Exam.
- Qualifying Marks: You need to secure a minimum of 55% marks in the qualifying examination.
CLAT PG 2022 Application Form
The entire application process for CLAT is done via online mode. The CLAT PG Application Form must be filled in 4 stages: Registration, Filling the Form, Uploading Documents, Fee Payment & printing the Application Form.
- Visit the official website of the Consortium of NLUs.
- Complete the registration by entering your details.
- By using the user ID and password after registration, you need to log in to the portal.
- Start filling the form by entering your details, communication details, educational details.
- Upload necessary documents in the specified format.
- Make the payment via online mode.
- Submit the form and take a printout of the form for future reference.
CLAT PG 2022 Application Fee
|General, OBC||Rs 000|
|ST, SC||Rs 3500|
CLAT PG 2022 Exam Pattern
The below table explains the brief CLAT PG Exam Pattern. Know the question paper pattern for CLAT LLM below.
|Time Duration||2 hrs|
|Type of Questions||MCQ|
|No. of Questions||120|
|Mode of Examination||Online|
|Marking Scheme||+1 for each correct answer, and -0.25 marks for each wrong answer.|
CLAT PG 2022 Syllabus
The CLAT PG Syllabus includes vast subjects however there are a few important topics you need to focus on. The below table shows the important topics you need to prepare for CLAT LLM.
|Constitutional Law||Includes laws related to the nation|
|Jurisprudence||Includes legal systems, legal reasoning, legal institutions, and their role in society.|
|Other Law Subjects like Contract Torts, Criminal Law, International Law, IPR||includes family laws, cyber law, civil law, etc.|
CLAT PG 2022 Admit Card
The CLAT PG Admit Card is an official document that has to be carried to the exam center without fail. You need to download the hall ticket only from the official website.
How to Download CLAT 2022 PG Admit Card?
- Login to the website using your login credentials.
- Enter your application number, date of birth, and Email ID.
- Download the admit card and take a printout for future reference.
CLAT PG Cut Off Marks
The cut-off marks are decided by the exam conducting authority considering various factors like
- the difficulty level of the exam
- Number of seats
- Number of students appearing for the exam
You will be shortlisted for the counseling stage based on the marks secured in the exam. Make sure to go through the previous year’s CLAT PG Cut off marks to get an idea about the qualifying marks for each category.
CLAT PG 2022 Result
The exam conducting authority shall release the CLAT PG Result after a week or two. The result for CLAT PG 2022 Exam will be released in PDF format. The PDF shall include the candidate’s name and roll number. Candidates who qualify for the exam can see their names on the merit list.
You check your result by logging into the official website of the Consortium of NLUs. Enter your login credentials and click on submit. The result PDF will be displayed on the screen. Check and download the result for future reference.
CLAT PG 2022 Counselling
You will be shortlisted for CLAT PG Counselling based on your marks in the entrance exam and merit list. The entire counseling procedure is. a centralized process conducted by the Consortium of NLUs. You need to pay Rs 5000 as a counseling fee before the process begins.
The seat allotment shall be done via the counseling process. There are a few important documents you need to carry to the counseling as listed below:
- CLAT PG Admit Card
- Valid ID proof
- Qualifying exam marks sheet
- category certificate
- PwD certificate
Frequently Asked Questions on CLAT PG Entrance Exam
Q. How many questions are asked in CLAT 2022 PG Exam?
A. The CLAT LLM exam shall include a total of 120 questions.
Q. What is the application fee for CLAT PG 2022 Exam?
A. For SC/ST category you need to pay Rs 3500 while for other categories you need to pay Rs 4000.
Q. Is CLAT PG online or offline mode exam?
A. The examination will be conducted offline mode.
Q. Does the pattern and syllabus vary for CLAT PG and UG?
A. Yes, the exam pattern and syllabus for CLAT UG is different from PG.
Q. Currently I am pursuing my final year bachelor's degree. Can I apply for CLAT PG 2022?
A. Yes, final year students can also apply for CLAT PG 2022 but you need to submit your qualifying exam mark sheet during the counselling process.