AILET 2020: Counselling (Started), Exam Date (Out), Result (Declared)

AILET 2020AILET 2020 4th Provisional Merit List (LLM) has been released on 19th October 2020. Counselling for both B.A. LL.B (Hons.) & LL.M courses has been started from 7th October 2020. The exam is conducted by the National Law University, Delhi. It is a national level entrance examination which is conducted once in every year. Through this exam, candidates can get admission in 1 year LL.M, 5 year B.A. LL.B. and Ph.D. programmes. After qualifying this exam, candidates gets admission in National Law University in all over India. Through this article, candidates can get details about AILET 2020, including important dates, result, etc.

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AILET 2020 Exam Dates

Candidates can check below AILET 2020 important dates regarding the examination:

Events Dates
Issue of notification15th January 2020
Starting of application form15th January 2020
Last date to submit application form11th July 2020
Application correction24th – 30th June 2020
Availability of admit card16th September 2020
Exam date26th September 2020
Answer Key29th September 2020
Result B.A. LL.B (Hons.)4th October 2020
Result (LL.M)4th October 2020

Date for spot counseling for vacant seats

7th October 2020

Closing date for admission

13th October 2020

Second List Publication

14th October 2020

AILET 2020 Counselling

After the declaration of the result, AILET counselling has been conducted by the authority. Counselling has been held via online mode at the campus of National Law University, Delhi. Counselling is conducted on the basis of the merit list.

The candidate who receives the admission letter from the university needs to report the allotted university as per the time and schedule mentioned on their admission letter.

Once the counselling round is over, NLU Delhi has conducted spot counselling in which only candidates can participate whose name are present in the merit list. After the counselling round admission procedure has been conducted by the authority. Admission is based on the merit list and document verification.

The documents required at the time of counselling are as follow:

  • AILET 2020 admit card
  • 10th and 12th mark sheet
  • 10th and 12th certificates
  • AILET 2020 score card
  • Caste certificate
  • AILET 2020 admission letter
  • Transfer certificate
  • Demand draft
  • Passport size photographs

Exam Centers:

Bhopal, Chandigarh, Chennai, Cochin, Amritsar, Bangalore, Delhi, Cuttack, Hyderabad, Jaipur, Lucknow, Kolkata, Mumbai, Patna, Raipur, Varanasi, Guwahati, Gandhinagar, Nagpur, Jodhpur, Jammu etc.

FAQ’s (Frequently Asked Questions)

Answer: To get admission in UG and PG programmes in the NLU’s, candidates should appear in AILET 2020 entrance exam.

Answer: The last date of filling online application form is 11th July 2020.

Answer: There is no need to upload any document in the AILET 2020 application form.

Answer: Candidates have to secure minimum of 50% marks to apply for B.A. LLB exam.

Answer: The AILET 2020 entrance examination has been held on 26th September 2020 for all courses..

Answer: There will be no age limit to apply for the AILET 2020 entrance exam.

Answer: Candidates must have an LLM degree from any recognized university to apply for the Ph.D. courses.

Answer: 0.25 marks will be deducted for every wrong answer in the AILET 2020 exam (for UG courses).

AILET 2020 Application Form

Candidates are advised to read the complete information regarding the AILET 2020 application form given below:

  • The application form is available from 15th January 2020.
  • The AILET 2020 application form is available through online mode only.
  • Candidates are advised to enter the email Id and mobile number to fill the application form.
  • After logging the registration id, candidates have to click on ‘National Law University’.
  • Candidates have to fill all the correct details in the application form.
  • Candidates have to upload their passport size photograph and signature in the application form.
  • Corrections in the application can be done from 24th to 30th June 2020.
  • Candidates are advised to take a printout of the application form for further procedure.

Application Fee:

  • The application fee can be paid through both (online and offline) modes.
  • For online, candidates can pay application fee via debit card, credit card or net banking.
  • For offline mode, candidates can pay the fee through depositing cash at the post office.

The application fees for different categories are given below in the table:

Categories Fees
GeneralRs. 3050/-
ST/SC/PWDRs. 1050/-
SC/ST (BPL)Exempted from paying fee
Kashmiri migrant/ Foreign NationalsRs. 3050/-

Eligibility Criteria

Candidates are advised to check AILET 2020 eligibility criteria before filling the application form:

B.A LL.B (Hons.):

  • Qualifying Exam: Candidates must passed 10th and 12th with a recognized board.
  • Minimum Marks: Candidates should have obtained 50% marks in their board examinations.
  • Appearing Candidates: Candidates who are appearing their class 10th or 12th can also apply.


  • Qualification Exam: Candidates must have LLB or equivalent law degree from any recognized university.
  • Minimum Marks: Candidates must have obtained 55% marks (50% for reserve category) in the qualifying exam.
  • Appearing Candidates: Candidates appearing for the LLB final year exam are also eligible.

AILET 2020 Admit Card

The AILET admit card is available to the students those will successfully submitted their online application form. The admit card is made available on 16th September 2020 via online mode.

Candidates can check their admit card by entering registration Id and password. Candidates can not be able to enter in the examination hall without admit card. Candidates are advised to keep their admit card for further admission procedure.

AILET 2020 Exam Pattern

Candidates are advised to check the AILET 2020 exam pattern below:

For UG Course:

  • Mode: The exam will be held in offline mode.
  • Duration: Exam time will be of 1 hour and 30 minutes (11:00 AM – 12:30 AM).
  • Medium: The exam will be asked in English language medium.
  • Type of Questions: Multiple choice questions (MCQ) will be asked in the exam.
  • Total Questions: There will be total 150 questions asked in the exam.
  • Marking Scheme: For every correct answer 1 mark will be awarded.
  • Negative Marking: For every wrong answer 0.25 marks will be deducted.

Candidates can check the marking scheme below in the table:

Subjects Marks
Legal Aptitude35
General Knowledge35
Logical Reasoning35
Total 150

 For PG Courses:

  • Mode: Exam will be conducted in offline mode.
  • Duration: Exam will be of 1 hour and 30 minutes.
  • Medium: The exam will be asked in English language medium.
  • Type of Questions: Objective type questions will be asked.
  • Total Marks: Exam will be of total 150.
  • No. of Questions: 150 questions will be asked in the examination.
  • Essay question of 50 marks will also be asked in the exam.

AILET 2020 Syllabus

Candidates can check the AILET 2020 syllabus with important topics to perform well in the exam:

Syllabus for English:

English section will include the questions from vocabulary, synonyms, antonyms, word usage, Para jumble, grammar, reading comprehension and foreign words/ phrases etc.

Syllabus for Legal Aptitude:

In this section important topics are strict liability, law of crimes, torts, vicarious liability, contracts and constitutional law, legal awareness and international law etc.

Syllabus for Reasoning:

Logical reasoning will be based on the topics series, directions, syllogism, analogies, blood relations, critical reasoning and etc.

Syllabus for GK and Current Affairs:

This section will includes the questions from current affairs, sports, awards and honors, internal events, UN bodies, history, general science, economics, geography, civics, eminent personalities and etc.

Preparation Tips

Candidates can check AILET 2020 preparation tips from below to perform well during the exam:

  • Students must attempt as many mock tests as they can.
  • Reading the newspaper every day will help with improving the English skills.
  • Clear your basics of mathematics and solve the questions on daily basis.
  • Candidates must prepare a time table and follow it.
  • Candidates should read the current affairs and latest news from many sources.
  • Candidates should eat healthy food to stay fit and fine.

AILET 2020 Answer Key

AILET answer Key has been released via online mode. Exam authority will release the answer key after few days of examination. Answer key is made available in pdf format.

Through the answer key candidates can calculate their scores in the examination.  Candidates can take a printout of the answer key for future reference.

AILET 2020 Result

Exam authority has published the AILET result on the website. Candidates can check their result through online mode. Result has been prepared based on the merit list. The candidates can check their results by entering login details.

Result has been published on 4th October for UG courses and for PG courses. The result includes details like name of the candidate, roll number, date of birth, marks obtained by the candidates, etc.

AILET 2020 Merit List

AILET 2020 merit list includes information about the name and details of candidates selected for the admission. National Law University has release a separate merit list.

Merit list has been declared rank wise and category wise for the qualifying candidates. The merit list has been prepared on the basis of AILET cut off marks. The authority has release cut off for each law programmes.

For any other query regarding the AILET 2020, you can ask us by leaving your comments below.

Displaying 4 Comments
  1. Baba says:

    Sir i had made a mistake on online form My name has been written two time in ailet 2020 form how i can fix it plzz help

  2. sonika dewani says:

    please tell me about application form for Ph.D. programs

  3. Shuchi Goel says:

    Plz tell the date for application form release???

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