AIBE 2021 Eligibility, Qualification Marks, Age & Attempt Limit

AIBE 2021 Eligibility

Candidates must check the complete AIBE (XVI) 2021 Eligibility criteria in this article to appear in the written examination. AIBE will be conducted by the Bar Council of India (BCI) which is a national level exam. AIBE is the qualifying examination to achieve the “Certificate of Practice” in legal professions. BCI will examine the ability of advocate’s capability to practice the profession of law in India. It awarded the certificate to those candidates who will qualify the examination of AIBE. In this article we have provided the complete AIBE Eligibility 2021.

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AIBE (16) 2021 Eligibility

It will be necessary for the candidates to fulfill all the eligibilities to fill the AIBE (16) registration form. If the candidate are eligible for the exam, then only he/she can earn the ‘Certificate of Practice’ and can continue their legal professions. AIBE written examination will be conducted through offline mode in various cities of India. Candidates must have to fulfill the academic as well as other eligibilities. Below we have mentioned the AIBE 2021 eligibility criteria.


Candidate must be the citizen of India.

Academic Qualification

  • Qualifying Exam: Candidate should possess the full time LL.B degree from any institution from any state which is recognized by the Bar Council of India (BCI).
  • Minimum Marks: There will be no minimum marks criteria in the qualifying examination.
  • Attempts: Candidates must appear as many times as it requires. There will be no restriction on numbers of attempts.
  • All candidates those completed their bachelor’s degree in LL.B after 1st July 2013 onwards will be eligible to apply irrespective of their enrollment for more than two years as an advocate on a State Bar Council.

Other Qualification

  • It will be necessary to be enrolled as an advocate with a State Bar Council.
  • Candidate must have the Advocate Admit Card/Enrollment Card issued by the State Bar Council.
  • Candidates those comes under the reserved category candidates must have to upload the Category Certificate at the time of registration.

Some Instructions regarding AIBE Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidates those should not comply with the eligibility prescribed by the State Bar Council are advised not to apply.
  • If any candidate will find to be ineligible in later stages, their candidature will be cancelled.

AIBE (16) Application Form

Candidates must go through following details regarding AIBE (16) Application Form:

  • AIBE (16) application form has been made available via online mode.
  • Candidates can fill the application form from 26th December 2020.
  • The last date to submit application form is till 26th March 2021.
  • While filling application form, candidates must also provide valid/ working mail ID & phone number as all important information will be send to it.
  • Candidates must not forget to upload passport size photograph & signature in the prescribed format.
  • There will be no need to send any hard copy of filled in application form for further use.
  • Candidates must take printout of filled in application form for further use.

Application Fee:

  • AIBE (16) application fee can be paid through online mode.
  • Application fee for General/ OBC category candidates will be 3560/-.
  • Reserved category candidates will have to submit 2500/-
  • The application fee will be non-refundable in any case.

If you have still any query to ask related to the AIBE (16) 2021 Eligibility, you can ask us by leaving your queries in the comment box given below.

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  1. Deepak Singh says:

    Kindly explain what is the maximum no of attempts for appearing Aibe exam

  2. Sheethal Kumar m says:

    I enrolled in 2010 and appeared for exam but not cleared…whether I can apply now

  3. Sentu Mandal says:

    I have completed LL.B in 2015 and enrolled in state bar council on 5th February 2016.I haven’t appeared in AIBE exam yet. Am I eligible for AIBE exam 2020?

  4. Sentu Mandal says:

    I have completed LL.B in 2015 but I have not appeared AIBE exam. Am I eligible for the AIBE exam?

  5. Rahul says:

    I pass out my ll.b in academic year 2008 2009 but I didn’t get enrolled
    Now I want to practice as advocate
    So can I enrolled without exam ?

  6. Chandram says:

    If a person completed his law graduation on 1st April 2010, pls.confirm is he eligible to appear the AIBE 2019, further BCI issued letter in the year 2017 that those who graduated After 1st July 2010 are eligible to appear AIBE.

  7. Sampa das says:

    Is there any age restrictions for the bar council exam?

  8. nitin says:

    i am a post – graduate person
    So, can i do llb on post graduation study…

  9. Vijayshankar yadav says:

    I hv completed Law degree in May 2012.And i am working in school as teacher. Shall i will be eligible for bari council examination.

  10. Your Name...vijender kumar says:

    I have to ask a question
    Can a govt. Employee Appear in Bar council of India exam.
    Not want to practice as an Advocate.
    Just wanted to clear the exam.
    Kindly provide the rule copy if any.some body told that can appear in exam, there is rule available.

  11. Pervela Pentaiah says:

    In this website, I have seen that candidates passed LLB after July 2011 only are eligible for applying AIBE in March 2019.

    Kindly clarify the procedure to become Member of Bar Council of a State (AP). Because I have passed LLB in 1998 from Osmania University

  12. NP Singh says:

    I have completed my LLB on 27 June 2010. Am I eligible to appear/apply for AIBE or it is exempted to me?

  13. Manjeet Singh says:

    Till now I hvnt gave the aibe exam as I am enrolled in 2011 November. Kindly tell the date of submitting the fees for aibe exam in 2019

  14. Dayaker says:

    what are the qualifing marks in aibe exam ?

  15. venkat says:

    i completed LL.B in the 2010, but unfortunately I am presently staying at abroad, now I want to appear for the exam of AIBE, please suggest what the procedure to attempt the exam

    • Sarvgyan Team says:

      You have to fill the application form and then appear for AIBE entrance test. Before filling the application, must confirm that you fulfill the eligibility norms of AIBE.

  16. Shilpa says:

    No any minimum qualifying marks then how decide that candidate is pass or fail

  17. vijayalakshmi says:

    I have recently completed my LL.B degree. I submitted the enrollment application before the state bar council. before enrolment as an advocate may I eligible to apply for this AIBE exam??

  18. R.Anand kumar says:

    I didn’t receive my result’s getting invalid registere no or date of birth..what procedure to see my result… Enrollment no 7340777 and date of birth 30/11/1986

  19. Abida Begum says:

    I hv enrolled in 2017 till date I hv nt appear AIBE due to my LLM course..Can I appear in AIBE in 2019..Or is there any time limit for appearing..

  20. Ranjan Kumar says:

    Dear Sir,

    IS it compulsory to enrolled in State Bar Council to appear in AIBE. What are the process for it. please reply either email the process which will helpful to us.


  21. SHIVA R says:

    I have completed my enrolment the AP bar council in march 27th 2018 and till i had been not attended the AIBE EXAM in June 10th so I want to know the next notification of AIBE EXAM date for this year are only one time in the year i want next notification of AIBE EXAM date for this year or next year and have many times can I attempt the AIBE EXAM…..

  22. priyanka parate says:

    Is it compulsory for appearing in Bar Council Exam,to practice in court?If one has not practiced in court,then is he/she is eligible to apply for AIBE?

  23. Manjeet Singh says:

    I passed llb in 2011. Enrolled with bci and dba in 2011 but hvnt gvn exam of aibe yet. Can I continue practice as well attemt for judiciary exam ? Plz tell.

  24. D.ROZARIO says:

    Dear Sir.
    I have completed my LLB course in 2009 and I have Enrolled as an Advocate in 2012 in BCT. Now I am 50 Yrs old and I am practising as a Junior Advocate and whether I have to write AIBE. Pl advise.

  25. Raj says:

    Hi sir, I completed llb in year 2016 ,enrolled with high court also,so question is till date june 2018 I didnt attempt bar council exam,,do I have eligibility to attempt next time and how many chances do I have??wat chances do I have to start practicing as legal practitioner,pls help

  26. sayanti mitra says:

    I was correct 35 answers on aibe exam..can I pass??

  27. Rama shankar yadav says:

    Howmany passing marks aibe 12

  28. Shabnam says:

    My AIBE exam was at last week 10 june 2018 however I didn’t appear for the exam as date got skip. So do I need to fill the form again by all upload and challan.

  29. Garun dehradun says:

    I checked answer key of AIBE XII
    I GOT 65 MARKS

  30. Rajeev says:

    When will the answer key release(set-d)

  31. Prashant kumar says:

    There is any passing marks in aibe 12 . Please tell me don’t ignor that question. If it is possible kindly send us answer key of set b 2018

  32. Aishi says:

    I just now completed my law degree whether I am eligible to appear for AIBE without having any state enrollment number.

  33. sudha says:

    Sir please says minimum pass marks out of 100. Please Sir

  34. Puneet Kaushik says:

    Have observed that few private colleges affliated with Govt universities but not recognised with BCI are offering LLB admissions. Will the pass out lawyers of such colleges be entitled to attempt AIBE to practice in India?

  35. Kiran says:

    Sir, I enrolled in 2016. I never started practice yet and didn’t attempted for AIBE these years. Can I write exam on 2019 or 2020?

  36. Satyam says:

    I got enrolled in UP bar council in july 2016. I unable to.appear for AIBE 12 even after applying for the same due to health conditions. Can i appear at later stage under the same state bar registration no. Or do i have to renew it because there will be a loss of two years in that case.

  37. Rajesh kumar says:

    Sir please says minimum pass marks out of 100


    I pass LL.B. 3year in 2014 from a evening law college. I am an employee of Govt Sponsored Primary Teacher. Am I eligible to apply for AIBE? Please Sir reply.

  39. Nadeem Anwar says:

    Dear sir,
    I completed my LLB in 2005.But I enrolled in my state Bar council in 2011. Am I eligible to give exam of AIBE or not.

  40. Sampathkumar says:

    Dear sir I have complete my LLB in 2015 but not appear AIBC exam. Now can I able to appear exam

  41. Aarti says:

    Can I appear this exam in hindi

  42. Vimal says:

    Dear sir,
    I was submitted in my enrollment application form before the state bar council of Tamilnadu & pudhucherry in the year of may 2018.but the verification process will be going that situation can apply for appear aibe exam

  43. SHIVANGI says:


  44. Anshu vashistha says:

    Respected sir, I hv enroll as an advocate in state bar council in December 2015 but unfortunately I have not attempted any AIBE till now. So can I attend upcoming AIBE. I am eligible to apply AIBE or not. Plz give me your advice. Thanks

  45. BSingh says:

    I have passed my Law Graduation in 1995 and got enrolled as advocate in March, 2018

    Please clarify me wheather I have to clear the All India Bar Exam ?

    Thanking you,

  46. Daman Narwal says:

    Sir ,what is minimum pass Mark in aibe 12 ?

  47. pathan sartajkhan harunkhan says:

    i have passed llb in 2017 and my enrollment with bar council of state
    i was not registered aibe i can apply aibe on next time

  48. Asmita says:

    If any candidate already holding other professional degrees like CA or CS then he or she will be eligible for AIBE examination?

  49. Sarita verma says:

    Sir, my question is that I am pursuing ballb 4th year nd in my final year can I apply for AIBE,nd in AIBE what’s the percentage is required to apply for aibe.

  50. Vasudevan says:

    I am 66 years aged joined a law college for 3 year LLB..Can I appear for AIBE
    After completing the course successfully? Is there any age limit for enrollment and for exam?

  51. Pallavi Gupta says:

    Sir , I have completed my llb degree in 2016. Now I have submitted my documents for the registration in up bar council.But I haven’t received my card till now . And last date for filling up form for AIBE 2018 is 5 may . Am I eligible for filling up the form. As I get my registration no in may 1 or 2 week

  52. Amlan says:

    Is there any age limit for AIBE?

    • S.DEEPA says:

      Dear Sir

      I have a query that for AIBE Exam XI 2017 there are 4 set of exam published But a candidate who enrolled in BCI may have to qualify for 4 set of exam in a year.

  53. Aakash says:

    Can I give the AIBE AFTER 12th

  54. Anonymous says:

    sir, i have enrolled in up but my i card issued by bar council is lost.can i appear in the exam of aibe 2018.. sir my id card issued by bar council have been lost.can i appear in the exam of aibe 2018

  55. Ibhu says:

    SIR I am enrolled in 2016 .I am given the exam in june and December I am eligible to apply aibe exam in June 2018 ..please answer me…

  56. Payal Shinde says:

    I completed the Bachellors degree of LLB in the year 2009.

    Can I appear for the AIBE exam 2019.

    Or can you suggest any other exams for me.

    Thank you…

  57. Mahadev Patel says:

    Sir I have been registered as an advocate in mp bar council on 2017.later on I passed law clerk exam (contact basis) and I have to suspend my registration. Can I attend aibe?

  58. Kumar vivek says:

    Dear sir I have completed my llb in 2016 for enrollment in up bar council I have summited the form may eligible for aibe plz advice sir

  59. Rajesh Kakati says:

    I have completed LLB in December 12,2012. Already I am in govt.job in Assam. I have not been enrolled as advocate in Bar Council of Assam. Am I eligible for the Bar Council of India examination ? Is there any eligibility marks obtained in LLB examination? Plz let me know.

  60. Nupur thakur says:

    What is the qualifying marks of aibe 11 please inform us

  61. Anil dhiman says:

    Dear sir I have completed with 44.55 percent and clear passed llb first division 2016 and I belong to s.c category, and enrollment as advocate in himachal Pradesh high court. And in 2017 passed the AIBE X 2017.and now I want practice in Mumbai and membership in Maharashtra and Goa high court. My main India AIBE exam pass Karen based anywhere practice Karen Santa hu.

  62. Shweta Shroff says:

    Dear Sir

    I have completed my LLB probably before 2010 and I have not undergone any process for getting enrolled with State Bar council, so what next.

  63. Kalyani says:

    Sir iam completed in my llb 2015 and enrolment in the state bar council in 2015 can I eligible for aibe exam .the enrolment certificate in that date is 2017

  64. HNJagdishwar says:

    Dear sir,I have completed llb exam in2012 and enrolled myself with state bar council in2012 November.Old guide me can I apply for the AIBE 12th.

  65. Srinivasan says:

    Passing marks of aibe

  66. yogita singh says:

    dear sir , i have completed my LLB with first class in year 2015 and i am 47 years old.Can i enroll my self with state BCI even now. i heard that enrollment is to be done within two years of passing year. pls guide me sothat i can apply for the same.

  67. Chakrapani says:

    Age limit of aibe be exam

  68. mangilalpatel says:

    Dear Sir/Madam,
    I have completed my LLB in 2005.Am i elegible to give exam of AIBE.If not than what is upper age limit of this Exam.
    Please do let me know.

    • Hanif Khan says:

      candidates completed the Law before 2008 are not need to apply for AIBE.

      • mangilal patel says:

        dear hanif sir ,
        as you told that candidates completed the Law before 2008 are not need to apply for now i am eligible for practice independence as an advocvate with enroll with any state bar council.

      • Hanif Khan says:

        yes, you can practice independently.

  69. yogendra varshney says:

    registration form not uploaded

  70. sandeep Notani says:

    Dear Sir/Madam,
    I have completed my LLB in 2004.Am i elegible to give exam of AIBE.If not than what is upper age limit of this Exam.
    Please do let me know.

    Sandeep Notani

  71. R.V. Bari says:

    Can one appear for AIBE 2018 immediately after his/her enrollment with a Bar Council of a state or there is some minimum required period for which he/she must have practiced as advocate after his/her enrollment as an advocate? Please advise.

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