The NUSRL will conduct the CLAT 2021 exam soon. Candidates who are willing to write the CLAT exam can visit the official site to register for the examination. Here we have added all list of CLAT Subjects for under graduation and post-graduation. Download CLAT Notification PDF.
CLAT Subjects 2021
The CLAT exam subjects for the UG program include 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 2021, 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 2021 subjects to prepare well. Check Best Books for CLAT 2021.
CLAT Exam Subjects List 2021 (UG & PG)
The subjects required for CLAT are listed below for both UG and PG programs.
CLAT UG subjects 2021
|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 2021
|Subjects||Number of MCQ questions||Marks
|Other Law Subjects including Contract, Torts, Criminal Law, International Law, IPR and Jurisprudence.||60||60|
CLAT 2021 Exam Dates
|Events||Dates (Tentative)||Feature of Events|
|CLAT Exam Date Notification Release||December 27, 2020||The Consortium will release the official notification on their official website in PDF format|
|Starting Date to Apply||January 01, 2021||The Application window will be activated on the official website|
|Last date to apply||March 31, 2021||All the details must be filled before the last date and submitted through online mode.|
|Last date for online fee payment||March 31, 2021||Pay the prescribed application fee either through a different offline mode.|
|Admit Card Release Date||April 3rd Week 2021||Admit cards will be issued to candidates in online mode.|
|CLAT 2021 Exam Date||May 09, 2021||Candidates need to appear at the respective exam center on the scheduled date and time.|
|Answer key Release Date||May 3rd Week 2021||The consortium will release the provisional answer key first and followed by the final answer key.|
|Result Date||May 4th Week 2021||The Consortium will declare the results as well as publish the merit list for each NLU on the official website.|
|Admission Process||June 1st Week 2021||Based on the Merit List, the admission process will begin on the scheduled date.|
CLAT Exam Subjects FAQs
Q). What are the subjects for the CLAT exam?
A). The CLAT subjects for the UG program include English, General Knowledge, Logical Reasoning, Legal Reasoning, & Elementary Mathematics. The CLAT subjects for the PG program 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 subject's weightage?
A). The CLAT subject weightage for the UG program 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 2021 exam?
A). A total of 22 NLUs are participating in the CLAT 2021 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, a number of questions, and the topics that will be covered in the CLAT 2021 exam.
Q). Is there any negative marking in the CLAT 2021 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.