CLAT 2018: Counselling, Merit List, Cut-off, Admission Process

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CLAT 2018CLAT 2018 Third Allotment List has been released on 25th June 2018. Common Law Admission Test (CLAT) is one of the popular law entrance exams conducted by 18 National Law Universities (NLUs) rotationally. It is the all India level law common entrance exam for the students seeking admission in integrated LL.B. and LL.M. programme. CLAT 2018 exam will be organized by the National University of Advanced Legal Studies. CLAT Scores are considered by various private law colleges and government undertaking colleges across the country. Candidates can get here the detailed information about CLAT 2018 including result, merit list, counselling, admission, etc.

Result Important Dates Counselling FAQs

CLAT 2018 Notifications – 3rd Allotment List Released

newiconCLAT 2018 Third Allotment List has been released on 25th June 2018. Candidates can download their call letter till 6th July 2018. Check here for allotment & counselling details.

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CLAT 2018 Second Allotment List has been released now.  Candidates can pay the counselling fee & lock their seats from 19th – 21st June 2018. Check here for allotment & counselling details.

CLAT 2018 Result (Revised) has been declared now. Check here for result details.

CLAT 2018 Revised Schedule has been published now.  Check here for other dates.

CLAT 2018 Result has been declared on 31st May 2018. Check here for result details.

CLAT 2018 Final Answer Key has been released on 26th May 2018. Check here for answer key details.

List of Institutions and PSUs using CLAT 2018 Scores for admission/recruitment has been released now. Check here for list.

CLAT 2018 Answer Key has been released through login. Check here for answer key details.

CLAT 2018 Application Form has been closed now. Candidates can get a print copy of application till 12th May 2018. Check here for application details.

CLAT 2018 Admit Card has been released on 26th April 2018. Check here for admit card details.

Click here to view CLAT 2018 Notification.

Candidates who have generated challans from the payment gateway of HDFC Bank on or before 28th February 2018 are required to remit the fees in the bank on or before 7th March 2018.Check here for application details.

CLAT Exam Date 2018

Check Here – CLAT 2018 (क्लेट 2018) – हिंदी

Here we have mentioned all the official exam date and events related to CLAT 2018:

EventsDates (Announced)
Availability of Online Application Form1st January 2018
Online Fee Payment1st January – 31st March 2018
Last date of Offline Challan Payment28th February 2018
Last date to submit the fee in bank7th March 2018
Closing date of Application Submission along with order of preferences for NLUs31st March 2018
Last date for printing/downloading application12th May 2018
Issue Date of Admit Card26th April 2018
Date of Examination13th May 2018 (3:00 PM to 5:00 PM)
Publishing of Answer Key15th May 2018
Representation, if any, relating to the exam, questions or key
16th – 18th May 2018
Date for uploading the amended answer key (if required)
26th May 2018
Announcement of Result (issue of merit list)31st May 2018
Release of first indicative seat allocation list based on merit-cum-preference
10th June 2018
Counselling fee payment
10th – 14th June 2018
Closure of Admission6th July 2018

CLAT 2018 Result

  • The CLAT 2018 result has been declared on 31st May 2018.
  • Result is containing candidate’s rank and scores obtained in the entrance exam.
  • Candidates can view their results by entering their login details.

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CLAT 2018 Rank Predictor

CLAT 2018 Cut-Off

CLAT 2018 cut-off will be determined after the declaration of results. Exam committee considers various factors for calculating the cut-off marks like difficulty level of question paper, the number of candidates attempted the exam and previous years cut-off trends.

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CLAT 2018 Participating Universities

CLAT 2018 Merit List

  • Separate merit list will be issued for UG and PG programmes.
  • Category-wise merit list is announced along with the result.
  • Merit list indicates state as well as All India Rank of examinees.

CLAT Counselling 2018

  • Admission to UG and PG programmes in participating NLUs are done through centralized counselling organized by CLAT office.
  • CLAT counselling 2018 is started from 10th June 2018.
  • The online counselling is conducted in 4 rounds.
  • Allotment of seats are on the basis of ‘merit-cum-preference’.
  • Candidates who are selected for admission have to pay the counselling fee of Rs.  50,000/- with CLAT-2018 Office. Counselling fee will further be adjusted in admission fee.

CLAT 2019

CLAT 2019 is a national level exam conducted for admission in UG and PG law courses. It will be organized by National Law Universities (NLUs) on rotation basis. Various government & private law colleges in India consider the CLAT scores to offer admission. The examination will be conducted in the month of May 2019.

CLAT 2018 Answer Key

  • The authority has displayed the CLAT 2018 answer key on 15th May 2018.
  • The official answer key bears all the actual answers to the online examination of CLAT.
  • Candidates can also submit their request in case of any discrepancy in the answer key till 18th May 2018.

FAQs (Most Asked Questions)

Answer: You can fill the CLAT 2018 application form through online mode only.
Answer: No. Once it is submitted, it will be treated as final.
Answer: The mode of examination will be online (CBT).
Answer: Candidate is only required to know how to operate the mouse.
Answer: Yes, 0.25 marks will be deducted for each wrong response.
Answer: 40 extra minutes will be given to Persons with Disabilities.
Answer: Some of the participating NLUs provides horizontal reservation for women candidates.
Answer: Candidates can make the payment using Debit/Credit Cards/or Net Banking.

Answer: Retain the following details:

  • Auto-generated ID and Password.
  • Hard copy of filled-in application form.
  • Fee Receipt Detail

Answer: No upper age limit criteria for UG courses.

Answer: Counselling fee will be refunded only to those candidates who withdrawal the admission  before the prescribed last date. The fee will be refunded after deducting Rs.10,000/-.

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CLAT 2018 Application Form

  • CLAT 2018 application form was filled online only.
  • The application form was released from 1st January 2018.
  • Candidates have to firstly register themselves by creating a LOGIN account using an e-mail ID.
  • At the time of filling the application form, students are also required to fill the preference order for NLU’s
  • The candidates must upload the scanned copies of signature and photograph with size not more than 100 KB.
  • The university may also offer the correction facility for CLAT 2018 application.
  • No hard copy of filled-in application form is to be sent to the CLAT office.

Application Fee:

The application fee of CLAT 2018 is different for different categories which is as follows:

CategoryApplication Fee
General/OBC/PwD/SAP and other category candidatesRs. 4000/-
SC/ST category candidatesRs. 3500/-

The application fee is to be paid online through net banking/credit card or debit card. Payment can also be done through bank challan. Rs. 500/- will be charged extra if opted for question paper.

Check Here – How to Fill CLAT 2018 Application Form

Eligibility Criteria

CLAT 2018 eligibility criteria define the minimum qualification requirement, percentage of marks and age criteria to appear in the CLAT exam. The eligibility for undergraduate and postgraduate law courses is given below:

For UG Integrated Courses:

  • Age Criteria: There is no upper age limit to apply for CLAT 2018.
  • Qualification Eligibility: The candidate will be considered eligible for CLAT if he/she has passed the 12th examination with minimum 45% marks (40% for SC/ST candidates).
  • Candidates appearing the 12th examination in March/April will also be eligible for CLAT 2018. Such candidates have to produce the proof of passing the qualifying examination at the time of admission.

For PG Courses:

  • Qualifying Examination: The prescribed qualification for LL.M. is LL.B./Five-Year Integrated LL.B. (Hons.)/ any other equivalent exam.
  • Minimum Marks: Minimum percentage of marks in qualifying examination should be 55% for unreserved /OBC/Specially Abled Persons (SAP). In case of SC/ST, the minimum marks would be 50%.
  • Candidates appearing in the qualifying exam in April/May 2018 may also apply.
  • Age Limit: No prescribed maximum age limit for PG courses.

Click here to check detailed CLAT Eligibility Criteria

CLAT 2018 Exam Pattern

Get details about CLAT 2018 exam pattern such as the number of questions asked, areas from where the questions will be asked, exam duration, etc. The paper-pattern for CLAT UG and PG courses is given below:

For UG Courses:

  • Courses: The online examination of CLAT will be held for integrated UG law courses.
  • Mode of Examination: Exam will be held in online mode (Computer Based Test).
  • Type of Questions: Only objective type questions of maximum 200 marks will be asked from each subject areas.
  • Exam Duration: The duration of CLAT exam will be 2 hours.
  • Question Paper Medium: The language of question paper will be English only.
  • Marking Scheme: Each right answer will be awarded 1 mark.
  • Negative Marking: There is a system of negative marking. 0.25 mark will be subtracted for each wrong answer.
SubjectsNumber of QuestionsMaximum Marks
English including Comprehension40 Questions40 Marks
General Knowledge and Current Affairs50 Questions50 Marks
Elementary Mathematics (Numerical Ability)20 Questions20 Marks
Legal Aptitude50 Questions50 Marks
Logical Reasoning40 Questions40 Marks
Total200 Questions200 Marks

For PG Courses:

  • Courses: The online examination of CLAT will be held for post-graduate law courses (i.e. LL.M.).
  • Mode of Examination: Exam will be held in online mode (Computer Based Test).
  • Type of Questions: Only multiple-choice questions of maximum 150 marks will be asked from each subject areas.
  • Exam Duration: The duration of CLAT exam will be 2 hours.
  • Question Paper Medium: The language of question paper will be English only.
  • Marking Scheme: Each right answer will be awarded 1 mark.
  • Negative Marking: There is a system of negative marking. 0.25 mark will be subtracted for each wrong answer.
SubjectsNumber of QuestionsMaximum Marks
Constitutional Law50 Questions50 Marks
Jurisprudence50 Questions50 Marks
Other law subjects50 Questions50 Marks
Total150 Questions150 Marks

CLAT 2018 Syllabus

CLAT Syllabus for UG course will cover subjects areas like English including Comprehension, General Knowledge, Mathematics (taught up to 10th class), Legal Aptitude and Legal Reasoning. Syllabus for PG courses includes Constitutional Law, Jurisprudence and other law subjects such as Contract, Torts, Criminal Law, International Law, Environment Law and Human Rights.

Click here to view CLAT 2018 Syllabus

How to Prepare for CLAT

Due to the increase in the number of applicants, level of competition of CLAT exam has also increased. Know some best preparation tips and strategies to secure good marks in CLAT:

  • Make your own strategic plan, prepare your time-table and start preparation according to that.
  • As question paper for UG course will contain General Knowledge questions, therefore, students are advised to make notes of national & international current affairs.
  • Keep yourself abreast with the latest happenings.
  • Go through the previous year’s question papers to know exam pattern and type of questions asked.
  • Prepare all the sections keeping in mind the time constraints.
  • Practicing the mock test is one of the best ways through which you come to know about the difficulty level of question paper. It also helps you to know your lacking areas.
  • CLAT has the system of negative marking so don’t make the guesses, choose only the right one.
  • Most importantly, take care of your health and remain stress-free.

CLAT Question Papers

Candidates can download the previous years’ question papers of CLAT through the CLAT website by making the payment of Rs. 4000/-. The payment can be done in online mode only. The hard copy of the questions papers will not be provided by CLAT office.

Also Check:

CLAT 2018 Books

CLAT Admit Card 2018

  • Only successful registered candidates are eligible for downloading the CLAT 2018 admit card.
  • Admit card has been relesed on the website on 26th April 2018.
  • Candidates don’t wait for the admit card via post or e-mail; it has been issued online only.
  • Along with the admit card, candidates must carry one identity proof to the examination centre.

For any queries regarding CLAT 2018, you may ask us by commenting below.

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  1. Debasiah says:

    How many candidates appeared in clat from Madhya Pradesh.

  2. Ananyaa Gupta says:

    I secure 97 marks in clat2018. Any opportunities?

  3. monika says:

    sir i am UG finial year .so PG lae course joining so.which course.and which college .but i think government college i choose.i am studing information technology.
    i want to good suggestion

  4. Sk Irfan Habib says:

    How can I saw the merit list?
    After entering the email it still not opening… Plzz help me

  5. surru says:

    I’m not able to open the 3rd merit list of clat will u plzz hlp me out by providing any link….

  6. tejas says:

    I am not able to see my result of 2018 and clat nuals is not responding to how can I see my result can someone help me

  7. Akanksha says:


    I want to know about the process of applying for NLU ug seats in vacancies.

    Kindly provide some information regarding this.


  8. Supriya says:

    Sir I wanted to know how to check merit list allotments

  9. Supriya says:

    Sir,I had got 14000 rank.please tell me sir can I get seat in NLUs.If I can please help to find out how I know about it

  10. Sam says:

    Is the clat ug allotment list out yet??? Please reply

  11. Voraram says:

    A person who passed 12th board exam with 76.60% .He didn’t attend the clat exam. Next year (2019) can he attend that exam for BALLB collage. Reply me plzz…

  12. Pramod pendam says:

    My daughter get 80.7 mark & AIR OF ST is 33 in clat 2018. But by our mistake our nlus selection is rong we wamt Mumbai,gandhinagar,or rayapur.what we will do .

  13. Sneha singh says:

    When clat 2018 first allotment list will be released which is might to be published on 10 of June, one day had gone?

  14. Yash raj says:

    I am not able to upload the merit list for clat 2018 yet
    Please update me

  15. lusna maheswari says:

    I have got rank 2564 in clat in sc category…which college i will get…

  16. sneha singh says:

    sir , Is there any deduction in clat counselling fees of 2018 which is 50,000 for any ST and SC ?pls be inform me as fast

  17. S.jaiprasath says:

    I want counciling

  18. Nikita Minz says:

    when will be the first allocation list of clat be published? or is it published?

  19. Lallan singh says:

    Sir how to get the link of clat allotment seat result or counselling of 2018 ? It might to be published on 7th of June but as such no link is provided on official website and one day had gone.
    Reply soon as you see

  20. Disha says:

    When the first seat allocaton list declared of clat 2018? Please reply sir fast… it is released or not.

  21. Madhuri MA says:

    When will they release the first list of counseling at what time

  22. Jahnabi Goswamee says:

    when will the first indicative seat allocation list be releasing today?? please reply fast..

  23. Rashi jeph says:

    I have misplaced my application form of clat what should I do as it is to be produced at the time of admission?? plzz help me.. .

  24. namrata jeph says:

    hello,i have cracked clat but I don’t have hardcopy of my application form which is to be produced during admission procedure so what should I do? will it create any problem in admission?

  25. Abhishek dhurve says:

    How many seats are their for st category

  26. Satuluriyamuna says:

    Myclat rank SC all India 535where College aloted seat

  27. Anil Das says:

    My daughter has secured AIR 293. By mistake she has not downloaded the online application form whether this will create problem during admission?
    Please answer.

  28. Anvee says:

    I gave CET admission process kya hai?? Koi email kuch nai aaya Admission process kab start hone wali hai?? And which website?

  29. Rafeeque says:

    My son got OBC rank 1501 in Clat 2018. How we can find the possibilities of his admission. We don’t know any details. Please assist

  30. Reenam says:

    Merit list was said to appear on d same date as result…any idea at wat time it will release?

  31. Santhosh says:

    I had got 3056 obc catogery rank in clat.which college I will get

  32. Shallu says:

    My clat rank in sc is 791
    In which college i got admission

  33. Manish singh says:

    Sir now I am in appearing 12th I want to give examination of CLAT next year give some ideas…

  34. Siddharth says:

    At what time clat key will be released today?

  35. varsha says:

    Can admission in KC Law College, mumbai be secured after clearing CLAT 2018?

  36. Dhananjay says:

    As an LD student I have forgotten to take extra time .can I make this change in my firm after paying fees

  37. micah says:

    why should i cannot login while using my registration number and date of birth

  38. Nandini says:

    Mene form bharwa diya but abhi tak center ka koi msg or email nhi aaya plzzz help. Me

  39. Mohammad.Ashraf says:

    sir,i am 12 now and after attemping CLAT how we should choose nlu’s.

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