CLAT Official Website

CLAT Official Website

CLAT Official Website 2021 - The Consortium of National Law Universities has activated the CLAT 2021 official website on December 29, 2020. The direct link is given below. The CLAT website mentions all the details regarding both CLAT exam and CLAT PG. It mentions CLAT 2021 syllabus, test pattern along with tips for preparation. The application form was released on the official website of CLAT 2021 on January 1, 2021. Candidates may register by using the CLAT login portal available on the official website. As per the notification released by the authorities on CLAT 2021 official website, the entrance exam will be held on June 13 in offline mode.

Latest Updates for CLAT

  • 01 Jul 2021:

    CLAT 2021 test centre edit option OPEN; to edit preferences - Click Here; Descriptive section DROPPED from CLAT PG; check updated CLAT exam pattern 2021.

  • 15 Jun 2021:

    CLAT 2021 exam date ANNOUNCED; to be conducted on July 23; the exam will be conducted in pen-and-paper mode.

  • 04 Jun 2021:

    To solve previous years' sample and question papers - Click Here; Also, check out CUTOFF marks needed for admission to various NLUs - Click Here

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CLAT 2021 - An overview



Official website URL

Exam name

Common Law Admission Test (CLAT)

Admission year


Conducting body

CLAT Consortium

Type of examination

Law entrance exam for UG and PG

Law programmes


Number of seats

CLAT UG - 2622 (approx)

CLAT PG - 808

Participating institutes

22 national law universities

Other universities using CLAT score

CLAT affiliated law colleges

What is CLAT Consortium?

The consortium of National Law Universities is a permanent group of 22 national law universities. The consortium of NLUs was created in August 2017 and since its inception, it has evolved into a well organised and transparent organisation. The CLAT consortium also takes steps to reform the examination scheme and NLU admission process from time to time. For example, in 2020, the consortium announced that CLAT will be a test of reading and critical thinking skills. It also reduced the number of questions from 200 to 150 in CLAT UG. The questions in CLAT PG were also reduced from 150 to 120.

CLAT Official Website 2021 - Important Details

The website of CLAT will be the source of official information. It will also provide the admit card, answer key, result, counselling details. All types of official communications will be made through CLAT official website. Some of the important details are mentioned below.

CLAT Eligibility - The official website mentions the eligibility criteria for both CLAT UG and CLAT PG. The CLAT eligibility criteria 2021 are expressed in terms of the educational qualification and minimum marks required in the qualifying exam. The CLAT UG eligibility criteria are different from CLAT PG eligibility criteria. In CLAT UG, candidates are required to have passed Class 12th whereas, CLAT PG, being a graduate-level test requires 3-year LLB or 5-year LLB as educational qualification.

CLAT Exam Pattern and Syllabus - The official website also carries details regarding CLAT syllabus, pattern and marking scheme. Candidates preparing for the exam must be aware of the latest CLAT exam pattern and syllabus published by the CLAT Consortium.

CLAT Admit Card - A few weeks before the examination, the consortium will release the CLAT 2021 admit card at its official website. The admit card will be available for download at the candidate login portal. Candidates will have to use the CLAT 2021 admit card as a hall ticket for appearing in the examination.

Detailed instructions for CLAT exam day

The official website of CLAT Consortium will also release the details of the exam day guidelines for the candidates appearing in the test. Last year, amid COVID-19 pandemic, the consortium shared all instructions through its official website.

Post Exam Activities

The CLAT aspirants will have to see the official website for regular updates regarding the CLAT answer key, result, merit list, counselling schedule and seat allotment process. Most of the post-exam activities are conducted in online mode through CLAT official website of CLAT.

List of Affiliated Law Colleges and Universities

Candidates may also check the list of affiliated law colleges that will sign MoU with the Consortium of NLUs regarding using CLAT scores for admissions. The official website of CLAT has a separate section for affiliated colleges and universities.

Help desk and contact numbers - The CLAT official website has provided the following contact numbers and helpdesk system.

P.O. Bag 7201, Nagarbhavi, Bangalore - 560 072 Karnataka, IndiaEmail - - 08047162020

Disclaimer - This is an informative article on the CLAT 2021 website. Candidates are advised to check the official website by visiting the link given on this page.

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