Calcutta University BA LLB Entrance Exam 2024 - Dates, Application, Syllabus, Eligibility

Calcutta University will open the CU BA LLB application form 2024 in online mode soon. Candidates would be able to fill the CU BA LLB 2024 application form through the official website - caluniv.ac.in. Calcutta University will conduct the Calcutta University BA LLB entrance exam 2024 tentatively in the first week of August 2024. The Calcutta University BA LLB entrance exam will be held in online, computer based test mode. The entrance exam of CU BA LLB 2024 will have questions on general English, general knowledge, general reasoning and current affairs.

Through CU BA LLB 2024 admissions, candidates would be admitted into 5-year integrated law programmes of the university. The admissions in BA LLB courses will be done based on the merit list of shortlisted candidates released by the university. Read the complete article to know all about CU BA LLB admission 2024, how to apply, eligibility criteria, seats offered, and more.

Calcutta University BA LLB Admission 2024 - Overview

ParticularsDetails

Admission Level

Undergraduate level

Frequency

Once a year

Programme Offered

BA LLB

No.of seats available

1680

Calcutta University BA LLB 2024 Admission - Important dates

Given below are the dates for CU BA LLB 2024 admission. The dates are tentative and will be updated upon release of official notification by the university.

CU BA LLB 2024 Dates

Events

Dates (Tentative)

Issue of notification

First week of June 2024

Online registration

First week of July 2024

Last date to apply

Will be notified

Admit card download windowFew days before exam
Date of entrance testFirst week of August 2024

Publication of merit list

Third week of August 2024

Admissions to be completed by

To be notified

Commencement of classes

To be notified

Calcutta University BA LLB Eligibility Criteria 2024

Candidates should fulfill the CU BA LLB eligibility criteria given below for admission to CU BA LLB 2024:

  • Passed 10+2 or its equivalent from the board recognized by the University of Calcutta in the year 2017 - 2019 (for general candidates); 2015 - 2019 (for SC/ST) and 2012 - 2019(for PWD) only

  • 10+2 level marks obtained from the board recognized by the University of Calcutta:

  • General: At least 45% marks in best four subjects. (excluding environmental studies of WBCHSE).

  • SC/ST/person with disability (Disability 40% or more) : At least 40% marks in the best four subjects(excluding environmental studies of WBCHSE).

  • Candidate passed 10+2 from the Board other than WBCHSE, ISC,CBSE, Rabindra Mukta Vidyalaya and NIOS must be obtained “equivalence certificate” from the office of the Registrar, ( equivalence Section) University of Calcutta, 87/1, College Street, Kolkata-700073 by a written application in plain paper with relevant photocopy of 10+2 Mark Sheet. Certificate will be required at the time of admission.

  • General candidates need to pay an application fee of Rs.500 and SC/ST/PWD candidates should pay Rs.250.

Calcutta University BA LLB 2024 Application Form

Candidates can fill the application form of CU BA LLB 2024 by following the steps given below:

  1. Candidates should first of all login to the official website - caluniv.ac.in and caluniv-ucsta.net.

  2. They should then click on the menu ‘new applicant’ and create a new account.

  3. After logging into the portal the candidates should fill out the CU BA LLB application form by providing the required personal and educational information. In the personal information category, they will have to provide details about the parent's name, gender, marital status, religion, nationality, and communication address. After entering the above details candidates should click on: ”save and continue”.

  4. Then candidates should upload the following documents:

  • Candidate’s passport size photo – size max. 50 kb

  • Candidate’s signature (in english) - size max. 30 kb

  • Self attested copy of 10+2 mark sheet - size max 200 kb

  • Self attested copy of pwd certificate – size maximum 200 kb

  • Self attested copy of sc/st/obc-a/obc-b certificate from govt. of west bengal only – size maximum 200 k

  • Self attested copy of police person identity card – size maximum 200 kb.

  1. Candidates should carefully select the college preference carefully as it can be reshuffled only on first and second phase admission dates.

  2. Candidates can change or edit information in the application form as long as the application is not submitted. Once the application is submitted, candidates cannot change or edit or modify the information.

CU BA LLB 2024 Seat Matrix

13 law colleges are participating in CU BA LLB 2024:

Seat matrix of CU BA LLB 2024

College

College

Department of Law, University of Calcutta (Hazra Campus)

120

Surendranath Law College, Sealdah

180

Jogesh Chandra Chaudhuri Law College

120

South Calcutta Law College

120

Bikash Bharati Law College (Self-financed)

120

Rabindra Siksha Sammilani Law College (Self-financed)

120

Jyotirmoy School of Law (Self-financed)

120

Shyambazar Law College (Self-financed)

120

George School of Law (Self-financed)

120

Sureswar Dutta Law College (Self-financed)

120

Heritage Law College (Self-financed)

120

Kolkata Police Law Institute (Self-financed)

60

L. J. D. Law College (Self-financed)

240

A R Law College120

Total

1800


CU BA LLB 2024 Syllabus and Exam Pattern

Candidates should study the CU BA LLB Syllabus 2024 before writing the exam. The Calcutta University law entrance exam consists of 100 objective-type questions spread across 4 sections. Here is an overview of the CU BA LLB 2024 exam pattern.

Calcutta University BA LLB 2024 Exam Pattern

Particulars

Details

Mode of the exam

Online (Computer Based Test) mode

Type of questions

MCQs

Duration of the exam

2 hours 30 mins

Number of questions

100

Total Marks

100

Provision of negative marking

No


Calcutta University BA LLB Sectionwise Syllabus and Important Topics

The table given below describes the four sections and important topics contained therein.

CU BA LLB 2024 Section Wise Important Topics

SubjectsTopics

General English

  • Reading Comprehension

  • Synonyms

  • Antonyms

  • Sentence Correction Questions

  • Sentence Rearrangement & Para jumbles

  • Idioms And Phrases

  • Subject-Verb Agreement

  • Modals

  • Reported Speech

  • Active And Passive Voice

  • Adjectives

  • Spotting the error

General Knowledge

  • List of Ministers of India

  • Various Government schemes

  • Latest Awards and Nominations

  • Name of historical monuments in India

  • Largest National Parks and Sanctuaries

  • Largest rivers, lakes, and mountains in the world

  • Full forms of organisations

  • Latest Summits and Conferences

  • List of IPL and WorldCup Winners

  • UNESCO World Heritage sites

General Reasoning

  • Coding and Decoding

  • Number Series

  • Problem Solving

  • Numerical Operations

  • Venn Diagrams

  • Analogies

Current Affairs

  • International News

  • National News

  • Recent Sports events

  • Economic developments

  • Recent Summit and Conference News

  • State News

  • Awards News

  • Person in News

  • Places in News

  • Miscellaneous news

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CU BA LLB 2024 Preparation Tips

Here are a few tips for the Calcutta University law entrance exam:

  • Follow a study time table and make sure to adhere to the study schedule.
  • Carefully study the exam pattern and syllabus to design an appropriate strategy to approach the exam.
  • Practise with mock tests and sample papers to recreate an exam like scenario which will help in improving performance during the actual exam.
  • Make sure to be mentally and physically fit by ensuring adequate time for relaxation and exercise. Allocate time for leisure activities when preparing the study time table.

Calcutta University BA LLB Admit Card 2024

Calcutta University will release the CU BA LLB 2024 admit card in online mode few days before the date of exam. The admit card of Calcutta University BA LLB is available for download in online mode only. Applicants who filled out their application form in the specified period can download their CU BA LLB admit card 2024 by entering their application number and date of birth. The steps to download the admit card of CU BA LLB 2024 have been given below:

How to download CU BA LLB 2024 Admit Card?

  • Visit the official website of Calcutta University: caluniv.ac.in.
  • Next click on the 'Calcutta University BA LLB Admissions: CULET 2024' link.
  • Candidates will be directed to the BA LLB admission portal of the university.
  • Click on the 'download hall ticket' link on the admission homepage.
  • Enter all the required details.
  • Upon entering the correct details the admit card of CU BA LLB will be displayed on the screen.
  • Check all the details and download the admit card for future use.

CU BA LLB 2024 Result and Merit List

The university will prepare a merit list of CU BA LLB 2024 based on the scores of candidates in the entrance exam. Counselling will be done considering the merit list and college preference given at the time of application form submission by the candidates. After publication of each phase of counselling, candidates should check the college allotment status though their login id. Candidates who get allotted any college should download the admission slip and should go to the concerned college within two to three working days to get admission in CU BA LLB 2024.

Calcutta University e-counseling 2024

Calcutta University will release the overall category wise seat allotment list for candidates who had filled the CU BA LLB application form 2024. The seat allotment list would be available on the university's official website.

CU BA LLB e-counselling previous year merit list 2022

Sl. noName of the instituteForeign studentGenSCSTOBC-AOBC-BPWDTotal

1

Department of Law, University of Calcutta (Hazra Campus)

1

62

25

7

11

8

6

120

2

Surendranath Law College, Sealdah

0

94

38

10

17

12

9

180

3

Jogesh Chandra Chaudhuri Law College

2

61

25

7

11

8

6

120

4

South Calcutta Law College

0

63

25

7

11

8

6

120

5

Bikash Bharati Law College (Self-financed)

0

63

25

7

11

8

6

120

6

Rabindra Siksha Sammilani Law College (Self-financed)

0

63

25

7

11

8

6

120

7

Jyotirmoy School of Law (Self-financed)

0

63

25

7

11

8

6

120

8

Shyambazar Law College (Self-financed)

0

63

25

7

11

8

6

120

9

George School of Law (Self-financed)

0

63

25

7

11

8

6

120

10

Sureswar Dutta Law College (Self-financed)

0

63

25

7

11

8

6

120

11

Heritage Law College (Self-financed)

0

63

25

7

11

8

6

120

12

Kolkata Police Law Institute (Self-financed)

Wards of

Police

0

24

10

3

5

3

3

60

Other

0

6

3

1

1

1

0

13

L. J. D. Law College (Self-financed)

0

126

50

14

22

16

12

240

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