CLAT Eligibility 2015

CLAT Eligibility 2015

The eligibility criteria for candidates (Indian Nationals only) seeking admission through CLAT-2015 in Undergraduate Courses shall be as per the following:

  1. The candidate by 1st July 2015 must not have attained the age of:
    1. Twenty (20) years in case of General/OBC/Persons with Disability (PWD) and Other category candidates, and
    2. Twenty Two (22) years in case of SC/ST category candidates
  2. As regards minimum percentage of marks in qualifying examination (i.e. 10+2), the candidates must have secured:
    1. Forty five percent (45%) marks in case belongs to General/OBC/PWD and other category, and
    2. Forty Percent (40%) marks in case belongs to SC/ST category.
  3. The result of qualifying examination (i.e. 10+2) shall be submitted by the candidate at the time of admission failing which the candidate shall be ineligible for admission to the Course. No provisional admission shall be provided to those candidates who are not submitting the result of the qualifying examination (i.e. 10+2) at the time of admission.
  4. Those appearing in qualifying examination in March/April 2015 are also eligible to apply. No provisional admission shall be provided to those candidates who are not submitting the result of the qualifying examination at the time of admission/within the timeframe prescribed by the respective Universities/ Institutes.

The eligibility criteria for candidates (Indian Nationals only) seeking admission through CLAT-2015 in Postgraduate Courses shall be as per the following:

  1. As regards minimum percentage of marks in qualifying examination (i.e., LL.B./Five-Year Integrated LL.B./any other equivalent examination), the candidates must have:
    1. Fifty five Percent (55%) marks in case belongs to General/OBC/PWD and other category, and
    2. Fifty Percent (50%) marks in case belongs to SC/ST category.
  2. The result of qualifying examination shall be submitted by the candidate at the time of admission failing which the candidate shall be ineligible for admission to the Course. No provisional admission shall be provided to those candidates who are not submitting the result of the qualifying examination at the time of admission.
  3. Those appearing in qualifying examination in March/April 2015 are also eligible to apply. No provisional admission shall be provided to those candidates who are not submitting the result of the qualifying examination at the time of admission/within the timeframe prescribed by the respective Universities/ Institutes.

The Under-Graduate Programme Offered By The National Law Universities

The fourteen NLUs mentioned above offer a number of five-year integrated under-graduate law courses leading to B.A. LL.B., B.Sc. LL.B., B.B.A. LL.B., B.S.W. LL.B., B.Com. LL.B. (Hons.) degrees. While B.A. LL.B. is offered by most of the universities, B.Sc. LL.B. Course is offered by WBNUJS (Kolkata), NLU (Jodhpur) and GNLU (Gandhinagar). B.B.A. LL.B. is offered by NLU (Jodhpur), GNLU (Gandhinagar), CNLU (Patna) and NLUO (Cuttack); whereas B.S.W. LL.B. and B.Com. LL.B. (Hons.) degree courses are offered by GNLU (Gandhinagar) alone.

Eligibility To be eligible to appear in CLAT-2015, a candidate should have obtained a Higher Secondary School/Intermediate (10+2) or its equivalent certificate from a recognized Board with not less than 45% marks in aggregate (40% in case of SC and ST candidates) and should be below 20 years of age as on 1st July 2015 (22 years in case of SC/ST and Persons with Disability (PWD) candidates) *. Candidates who are appearing in March/April, 2015 or have appeared in the 10+2 examination and are awaiting results are also eligible to appear in the test. However, such candidates are required to have passed the qualifying examination at the time of their admission and must be able to submit proofs in support of their claims. No provisional admission shall be provided to those candidates who are not submitting the result of the qualifying examination (i.e. 10+2) at the time of admission. * Subject to State reservation at the University concerned.

The Post-Graduate Programme Offered By The National Law Universities

The information of the LL.M. degree course offered at the various NLUs with the duration and the specializations have been provided in detail under the sections of each University. The candidates are also advised to check the websites of respective Universities from time to time to keep themselves updated about the changes in the course structure and other details.

Eligibility To be eligible to appear in CLAT-2015, a candidate should have obtained a LL.B./Five-Year Integrated LL.B. degree/any other equivalent degree from a recognized University with not less than 55% marks in aggregate (50% marks in case of SC and ST category candidates) *. The candidates who have passed the qualifying degree examination through supplementary/ compartment and repeat attempts are also eligible for appearing in the test and taking admission provided that such candidates will have to produce the proof of having passed the qualifying examination with fifty-five/fifty percent marks, as the case may be, on the date of their admission or within the time allowed by the respective universities. The candidates who have appeared or are appearing in the qualifying degree examination by March/April, 2015 are also eligible to appear in the test. Such candidates may submit the final results of the qualifying examination within the time frame prescribed by the respective Universities and shall be provided provisional admission only. * Subject to State reservation at the University concerned.

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