Calcutta University Law Entrance Exam 2019 – The University of Calcutta will conduct the Calcutta University Law Entrance Exam 2019 for admission to 5 years integrated LLB (B.A LL.B) and Master of Law (LLM) programmes. Separate entrance exams are conducted for admission to B.A LL.B, LL.M and Ph.D. programmes. Candidates matching the eligibility criteria for these courses will be able to apply for Calcutta University Law Entrance Exam. Check this page to know the seat intake, participating institutes, eligibility criteria, syllabus, and more for Calcutta University B.A LLB, LLM, and Ph.D programme.
Calcutta University Law Entrance Exam 2019
About 13 law colleges will offer admission to B.A LL.B programme on the basis of the Calcutta University Law Entrance Exam. For the LL.M programme, Calcutta University reserves 50% of the total seats for the candidates who have completed their B.A LL.B from Calcutta University. For the remaining 50% seats, entrance test will be conducted.
Important Dates for Calcutta University Law Entrance Exam 2019
|Calcutta University Law Entrance Exam||Important Dates|
|Availability of Application form – B.A LL.B||1st week of June 2019|
|Availability of Application form LL.M||18 Dec 2018|
|Downloading of Admit Card for BA LLB||1st week of July 2019|
|Entrance Examination – LLB||2nd week of July 2019|
|Entrance Examination – LLM||20 Jan 2019|
Calcutta University Law Entrance Exam 2019 Eligibility Criteria
Candidates who are willing to apply for Calcutta University Law Entrance exam have to match with the eligibility criteria below to ensure that their candidature does not get rejected later on. Candidate can check below the eligibility criteria for B.A LL.B, LLM and Ph.D. programmes.
Eligibility Criteria for B.A LL.B
- Candidates must be qualified in 10+2 from the board recognized by the University of Calcutta.
- The general category candidates need to have at least 45% marks in best of 4 subjects Excluding Environmental Studies of WBCHSE).
- SC/ST person with disability 40% marks in best of 4 (excluding Environmental Studies of WBCHSE).
- Those candidates who have completed their 10+2 from a board other than WBCHSE, ISC, CBSE and Rabindra Mukto Vidyalaya have to necessarily obtain “Certificate of Excellence”.
Eligibility Criteria for LL.M – 2 Year
- Candidates who want to apply for the LLM course offered by Calcutta University need to have completed their B.A LL.B programme.
- 50% seats will be reserved for the candidates who have studied their B.A LL.B from the University of Calcutta.
Calcutta University Law Entrance Exam 2019 Application Form
Candidates willing appear for Calcutta University Law Entrance Exam will fill the application form. The candidates will be informed through the admission notice about the availability of the aplication form. Students have to fill the details such as personal details, educational details etc and submit the same. After the candidates have filled the details in the application form, they must upload the below documents.
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Calcutta University Law Entrance Exam 2019 Admit Card
Calcutta University will provide the admit card to the candidates. Candidates will get the admit card in the online mode on the official website. However, for the LL.M programme, the candidates will get the admit card upon submission on the application form. Along with the Admit Card, candidates have to bring Photo ID proof and 2 copy Photo (color). Candidates must ensure that they keep the admit card safe until the admission process is over.
Calcutta University Law Entrance Exam 2019 will be conducted in offline mode. Multiple choice questions will be asked in the examination. Students will get 2 ½ hrs to finish the examination. The question paper will be divided into 5 sections namely – English, General Knowledge, Current Affairs, Reasoning (Verbal & Non-Verbal) and General Mathematics.
- Total Marks – 100
- Marks per question – 01
- Negative Marking – No Negative Marking
Calcutta University Law Entrance Exam 2019 Syllabus
Candidates who want to appear for the Calcutta University Law Entrance Exam 2019 can have a look at the syllabus available below. Students can go through the syllabus to know the important topics for Calcutta University Law Entrance Exam 2019.
General English – Prepositions, Punctuation, Error Detection in the written sentences, Choose the Right word Synonyms, One Word Substitute, Sentence Correction etc.
General Awareness / Current Affairs – Everyday Science, Social Studies, Indian and World Geography, Constitution, Physical Geography, Awards and Honors, Science and technology.
General Mathematics – Profit-loss, Percentage, Linear equation, Average, Mean, Ratio Proportion Simple interest, Compound interest.
Reasoning ( Verbal & Non-verbal ) – Calendar, Symbols and Notions, Venn Diagram, Coding and Decoding, Odd man out, Distribution, Number and Letter Series.
Calcutta University Law Entrance Exam Result
Candidates who will appear in Calcutta university law entrance exam will be able to check their result. The result will be declared by the university on the offcial website. On the basis of the result, Calcutta University will release the merit list. On the basis of the result, the students will get admission to the BA LLB course offered by various Law Colleges.
Those students who will appear for the Calcutta Univesity Law Entrance Exam 2019 will be offered a number of seats by the associated law colleges. The list of the colleges along with the seat matrix will be available on the official website of Calcutta University. Candidates can have a look at the previous year seat matrix for B.A LL.B programme.
|Name of the College||Number of B.A LL.B Seats (Previous year)|
|Department of Law, University of Calcutta (Hazra Campus)||120|
|Surendranath Law College||120|
|Jogesh Chandra Chaudhuri Law College||120|
|South Calcutta Law College||120|
|Bikash Bharati Law College||120|
|Rabindra Siksha Sammilani Law College||120|
|Jyotirmoy School of Law||120|
|Shyambazar Law College||120|
|George School of Law||120|
|Sureswar Dutta Law College||120|
|Heritage Law College||120|
|Kolkata Police Law Institute||80|
|L. J. D. Law College||120|
How to Prepare for Calcutta University Law Entrance Exam 2019?
Candidates who want to prepare for Calcutta University Law Entrance exam must begin from today. Making a strategy today will provide you ease in the preparation for Calcutta Universities law entrance exam. Have a look at the preparation tips available below and begin your preparation.
- Make an effective time table
- Don’t go too hard on yourself. Spend good time with friends and family to stay motivated.
- Keep checking out new and updated material on the web.
- Keep reading the daily newspaper to stay updated with the latest happenings around the globe.
- Speak out; talk to your seniors and discuss the problems you are facing while preparation.
- Keep a track on what you have covered so far. It is important that the students retain what they study and therefore, students must keep on revising the topics covered already. Students can also shuffle topics up to ensure you do not get confused.