NLU Cut off 2021, 2020, 2019, 2018 - NLUs Cut off & Marks Analysis, Seat Matrix

NLU Cut off 2021, 2020, 2019, 2018 - NLUs Cut off & Marks Analysis, Seat Matrix

NLU Cut off 2021 - There are 22 national law universities that will participate in CLAT 2021. Admission to all such NLUs will be offered based on seat allotment list and university-wise cut off. The NLU cut offs will hence set a minimum benchmark for admission to these universities. NLU 2021 cut off for a university will be the last rank in the CLAT seat allotment list to be considered for admission. The cut off for NLUs will be released separately by the Consortium of National Law Universities. It will depend on many factors such as college preference given by the candidates, merit rank, CLAT score, category and others. For most candidates, the top ranked NLUs are the most preferred options, so in these colleges, cut off tends to be high. Go through the complete article to know all about NLU cut off 2021, important factors that may affect the cut offs etc.

NLUs Cut off 2021 - Important factors to keep in mind

The cut off for NLUs changes every year. It depends on various factors which include the following.

  1. Number of candidates appear in CLAT 2021.

  2. Number of candidates apply for a particular national law university

  3. Difficulty level of the test

  4. Preference given by the candidates

  5. Category of the candidate

  6. Reservation policy of the university

  7. Number of seats offered by each NLU

Also read - CLAT participating institutes and seat matrix

NLU Cut Offs - Previous Year Trends

The previous year's cut off of NLUs provide vital hints towards the prevailing trends. Candidates should analyse the NLU cut off trends in the previous year to get a clear picture of expected cut off for the current year. So, candidates may check the previous year cut offs from the table given below.

Previous year CLAT cut off

S.No.

National Law University

Cut off Link

1

NLSIU Bangalore

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2

NALSAR Hyderabad

Click here

3

NLIU Bhopal

Click here

4

WBNUJS Kolkata

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5

NLU Jodhpur

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6

HNLU Raipur

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7

GNLU Gandhinagar

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8

RMLNLU Lucknow

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9

RGNUL Patiala

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10

CNLU Patna

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11

NUALS Kochi

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12

NLUO Cuttack

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13

NUSRL Ranchi

Click here

14

NLUJAA Guwahati

Click here

15

DSNLU Vishakhapatnam

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16

TNNLS Tiruchirappalli

Click here

17

MNLU Mumbai

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18

MNLU Nagpur

Click here

19

MNLU Aurangabad

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20

NLU Delhi

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21

HPNLU Shimla

Click here

NLU Cut Off and Marks Analysis - NIRF Ranked NLUs

In most cases, the candidates tend to provide the top NLUs as their first preference. As a result, seats in such NLUs are filled immediately. In terms of marks and rank, the following table would help the candidates in understanding the CLAT cut off trends in the top NIRF ranked NLUs.

NIRF ranked NLUs cut off 2020

NIRF ranking

Name of college/university

Last rank

Marks

1

National Law School of India University

97

92.75

3

NALSAR University of Law

177

89.75

5

National Law University Jodhpur

323

86

6

The West Bengal National University of Juridicial Sciences

227

88.25

7

Gujarat National Law University

470

83.25

10

The Rajiv Gandhi National University of Law

1012

77.5

11

Dr. Ram Manohar Lohiya National Law University

738

80

14

National Law University Cuttack

1052

77.25

16

National Law University and Judicial Guwahati

1584

73.75

17

National Law Institute University, Bhopal

532

82.25

NLU Cut Off 2021 - Know about Seat Allotment

The cut off for NLUs are determined in the seat allotment rounds. The CLAT seat allotment lists are released in three or more rounds, depending on the seats left vacant after each round of admission process. Candidates who secure admission in a given round will be required to complete the admission process by reporting at the allotted college. Meanwhile, the remaining candidates may participate in the subsequent rounds of counselling and seat allotment.