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Candidates who are appearing in the qualifying examination in March/April 2021 are also eligible to appear in CLAT 2021 examination. However, they shall be required to produce evidence of their passing the qualifying examination at the time of admission, failing which they shall lose their right to be considered for admission.
Forty-five percent (45%) marks or its equivalent grade in case of candidates belonging to General / OBC / PWD / NRI / PIO / OCI categories & Forty Percent (40%) marks or equivalent in case of candidates belonging to SC/ST categories.
Yes, candidates appearing in their qualifying examination in March/April (studying in Class 12 and will give class 12 exam in same year as CLAT) are eligible to appear for CLAT. However, they are required to submit the passing certificate of the qualifying examination on completion. In case the certificate isn’t produced, the candidate will not be eligible for admission to the course.
CLAT 2021 Exam Pattern is as follows: Maximum Marks - 150 Duration of CLAT 2021 Exam - 02:00 Hours Question Type – Multiple Choice Questions No of Questions - 150 questions of one mark each Marking Scheme – 1 mark for correct answer and a negative marking of 0.25 Mark for each wrong answer Subjects Asked – 1. English Language (28 - 32 questions) 2. Current Affairs & GK (35 - 39 questions) 3. Legal Reasoning (35 - 39 questions) 4. Logical Reasoning (28 – 32 questions) 5. Quantitative Techniques (13-17 question)
NLUs segregate the seats as per the category of the candidates. The total number of seats offered for admission in 2021 is around 2,175 out of which, 1308 are All India Seats for UG programs, 621 seats offered to the candidates of the state where the NLUs are located (i.e. state domicile) & 325 seats available for the special category.
there are 22 NLU’s at present under CLAT 2021. Some more NLU may add up in CLAT 2022. You can check the list here: https://consortiumofnlus.ac.in/clat-2021/participating_universities.html