CLAT Subjects 2020: The NUSRL Ranchi will conduct the CLAT 2020 exam on August 22, 2020. The last date to register for the CLAT 2020 exam is July 10, 2020. Candidates who are willing to write the CLAT 2020 exam can visit the official site to register for the examination.
CLAT Subjects 2020
The CLAT subjects for UG programme includes English, General Knowledge & Current Affairs, Elementary Mathematics, Logical Reasoning and Legal Aptitude. The CLAT LLM subjects include Constitutional Law, Jurisprudence, Law of Torts, International Law, and Criminal Law. Descriptive questions are removed from the LLM question paper.
During CLAT 2019, nearly 54,000 students appeared for the CLAT exam. The number represented shows that 93% of the registered students appeared for the CLAT 2019 exam. This year the cutoff is expected to be high so the candidates should be aware of the CLAT 2020 subjects to prepare well.
CLAT Subjects List 2020
The subjects required for CLAT are listed below for both UG and PG programs.
CLAT UG subjects 2020
|Subject/topics||Number of questions||Marks Weightage||Percentage weightage|
|English Language||28-32 questions||28-32||20%|
|Current Affairs, including General Knowledge||35-39 questions||35-39||25%|
|Legal Reasoning||35-39 questions||35-39||25%|
|Logical Reasoning||28-32 questions||28-32||20%|
|Quantitative Techniques||13-17 questions||13-17||10%|
|Total||150 Questions||150 Marks|
CLAT LLM subjects 2020
|Subjects||Number of MCQ questions||Marks
|Other Law Subjects including Contract, Torts, Criminal Law, International Law, IPR and Jurisprudence.||60||60|
CLAT Exam Dates 2020
|Start of online application Form||01st January 2020|
|Last Date of Application Date||10th July 2020|
|Full List of Exam Centers||01st July 2020|
|Select/ Reconfirm Test Centres||10th July 2020|
|Withdraw of Registration Last Date||10th July 2020|
|Issue of admit card||August 2020 (Tentative)|
|CLAT 2020 exam||22nd August 2020, Saturday|
|Provisional Answer Key Date||Available Soon|
|Final Answer Key||Available Soon|
|Declaration of result||Available Soon|
|Start of counseling||Available Soon|
CLAT Subjects FAQs
Q). What are the subjects for the CLAT exam?
A). The CLAT subjects for UG programme include English, General Knowledge, Logical Reasoning, Legal Reasoning, & Elementary Mathematics. The CLAT subjects for PG programme include Constitutional Law, Jurisprudence, Law of Torts, International Law, and Criminal Law.
Q). Which subject to choose in 11th for CLAT?
A). The candidate can choose any subjects from Science/Commerce/Arts.
Q). What is the CLAT subjects weightage?
A). The CLAT subject weightage for UG programme is 150 questions each carrying 1 mark. The CLAT subject weightage for PG programme is 120 questions each carrying 1 mark.
Q). Are there any changes in the CLAT syllabus as in the exam pattern?
A). No there are no changes in the CLAT syllabus except that the exam pattern is changed and it will include more comprehension based questions.
Q). As per the notification, will the questions appear from the CLAT syllabus?
A). Yes, the syllabus is mentioned on the official website, so the questions will appear from the given syllabus.
Q). How many NLUs are participating in the CLAT 2020 exam?
A). A total of 22 NLUs are participating in the CLAT 2020 exam.
Q). Why is the CLAT syllabus important?
A). The candidate should follow the CLAT syllabus because it will contain the CLAT subjects, exam pattern, number of questions and the topics that will be covered in the CLAT 2020 exam.
Q). Is there any negative marking in the CLAT 2020 exam?
A). Yes, there are 150 multiple choice questions carrying 1 mark each and if the candidate answers a question wrong then 0.25 marks will be deducted.