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CLAT 2018: Exam Pattern | Marking Scheme | Question Paper Pattern

 

CLAT

CLAT Exam Pattern 2018 is included sorts of inquiries, a number of inquiries, checking plan, and so on. CLAT (Common Law Admission Test) is an all India level exam which directed by the 18 National Law Universities on pivot premise. This exam will be held for entrance into UG courses in law and after graduation in law for Masters of Law program. CLAT Score Card will be acknowledged by different private law universities and government undertaking schools the nation over. Candidate can check the detailed information regarding CLAT exam pattern, marking scheme, question paper pattern in this article.

CLAT 2018 Exam Pattern:

CLAT exam will be held through online mode on 13th May 2018. The CLAT exam pattern for UG & PG programmes are given below:

CLAT UG (Under Graduate) Exam Pattern:

  • Duration: The duration of the examination will be two hours.
  • Number of Questions: 200 questions will be asked in the examination.
  • Type of Questions: The questions will be of objective type (multiple choice questions).
  • Language: The question paper will be asked in English language only.
  • Total Marks: The question paper will be of 200 marks.
  • Marking Scheme: Each question will carry one mark.
  • Negative Marking: There will be negative marking process. 0.25 marks will be deducted for each wrong answer.

The questions will come from the following sections and the number of marks for each section is given below:

Subjects Number of Questions Marks Allotted per Section
English including Comprehension  40  40
General Knowledge and Current Affairs  50  50
Elementary Mathematics( Numerical Ability)  20  20
Legal Aptitude  50  50
Logical Reasoning  40  40
Total  200  200

CLAT PG (Post Graduate) Exam Pattern:

  • Duration: The exam duration will be two hours.
  • Total Marks: The question paper will be of 150 marks.
  • Type of Questions: The questions will be of objective type (multiple choice questions).
  • A medium of Exam: The question paper will be asked in English language only.
  • Marking Scheme: For the correct answer, one marks will be given to the candidates.
  • Negative Marking: There will be negative marking process. 0.25 marks will be deducted for each wrong answer.

The questions will be asked in the question paper of the given sections:

 

Subjects Number of Questions Marks Allotted per Section
Constitutional Law 50 50
Jurisprudence 50 50
Other Subjects such as Contract, Torts, Criminal Law, International Law, Environment Law and Human Rights. 50 50
 Total  150 150 

CLAT 2018 Syllabus:

There is no prescribed CLAT syllabus. For UG courses, the questions will be asked from English including Comprehension, General Knowledge, Mathematics (taught up to 10th class), Legal Aptitude and Legal Reasoning sections. For PG courses, the questions will be asked from  Constitutional Law, Jurisprudence and other law subjects such as Contract, Torts, Criminal Law, International Law, Environment Law and Human Rights topics. Candidates can prepare from model papers & last year question papers.

 

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