The Indian Law Institute (ILI) was founded in 1956 primarily with the objective of promoting and conducting legal research. ILI (Indian Law institute) is going to conduct the ILICAT 2019 for the candidates who want to get an admission in various law courses. Online application form for ILICAT 2019 is now available for all eligible candidates at the official website of ILICAT i.e www.ili.ac.in. For all relevant information regarding ‘ ILICAT 2019’ such as important dates, eligibility criteria, application process, exam pattern etc., the candidates can refer to the information on this page or the official website.
Candidates who want to purse their career in Masters, Postgraduate Diploma and and Ph.D Courses must fill the online application or before its last date. Before filling the application form candidates must check all the details like eligibility criteria, application fees etc., carefully. Candidates who will appear for the admission process of the concerned courses can keep a record of the important dates regarding the various stages of the admission process as given in the table below:
For the Ph.D. Course
|Commencement of Sale of Prospectus Containing
|01 May 2019|
|Last Date for Submission of Application
Form along with Research Plan
|01 June 2019|
|Issue of Admit Card||Available!|
|Date of Entrance Examination (CAT)||08 June 2019|
|Declaration of Result||28 June 2019|
|Personal Interview and presentation of research plan of short listed candidates||Last week of July 2019|
For LL.M Course – One Year Course
|Availability of Prospectus Containing Application Form||01 May 2019|
|Last Date for Submission of Application Form||01 June 2019|
|Issue of Admit Card||before 04 June 2019|
|Date of Entrance Examination||08 June 2019|
|Declaration of Result||28 June 2019|
|Viva-voce of shortlisted candidates||03 Jul 2019|
|Display of First merit list||10 Jul 2019|
|Last date if deposit of fee||15 Jul 2019|
|Display of Second merit list||16 Jul 2019|
|Last date if deposit of fee||19 Jul 2019|
|Display of Third merit list, if required||22 Jul 2019|
|Last date if deposit of fee||25 Jul 2019|
|Last date if deposit of fee||25 Jul 2019|
For Postgraduate Diploma Courses
|Sale of Prospectus Containing Application Form Begins||01 May 2019|
|Last Date for Submission of Application Form||03 Jul 2019|
|Display of First merit list||12 Jul 2019|
|Last date if deposit of fee||17 Jul 2019|
|Display of Second merit list||18 Jul 2019|
|Last date if deposit of fee||22 Jul 2019|
|Display of Third merit list, if required||23 Jul 2019|
|GD / PI||03 – 05 Jul 2019|
Note: The release of the number of merit lists will depend on the number of qualified candidates and the available number of seats for the concerned courses and the Institute.
ILICAT 2019 Result
Indian Law Institute has announced the ILICAT 2019 Result on the official website as well as on the notice board of Indian Law Institute (ILI). The merit lists have been prepared contained the list of the qualified candidates with their marks and rank scored in the examination. The final selection will be based on the consolidated marks and overall rank obtained by the candidates in all the stages of the selection process. Candidates admitted to the applied course will be based on the marks obtained by them and as per the seats available for the concerned courses in the Institute.
ILICAT 2019 Answer Key
ILICAT 2019 Answer key for LL.M entrance test which was held on June 08, 2019 has been released. candidates can check the answer key from the official website or from the link provided below.
- Click here to check the final answer key for L.L.M Program.
- Click here to check the answer key for LL.M.
Eligibility Criteria for ILICAT 2019
The Candidates who will apply for the admission to the concerned courses the candidate must ensure that he/she must be eligible for admission as per the norms of the conducting body. Interested candidates need to go through the following eligibility criteria:
Educational Qualification – The candidates must have the minimum required educational qualification to be eligible for the concerned courses. The qualifying examination for the concerned courses will be as given below:
For Ph.D : An applicant holding LL.M. Degree from a recognized university with minimum 55% marks or its equivalent grade in a point scale (wherever grading system is followed) is eligible to apply. For further details regarding Ph.D. Regulations, Admission Test and Guidelines, please see the website of the ILI (www.ili.ac.in) The candidates appearing in the qualifying examinations are also eligible to apply but their admission will be subject to production of proof of having acquired minimum prescribed qualification, at the time of admission. If the result of the qualifying examination is not declared till the date of admission, his/her admission shall be provisional. Such candidate shall give an undertaking that he/she is taking provisional admission at his/her risk and that he/she shall submit the result of qualifying examination on or before September 15, 2019. In case the candidate fails to submit his/her al result of qualifying examination on or before September 15, 2019 for any reason whatsoever, his/her admission shall be treated as cancelled and the entire fee be forfeited.
For LL.M (one year programme) :
LL.B. Degree (with not less than 50% marks) from any University/Institution recognized by Bar
Council of India to be eligible for enrollment as an advocate in India. or A Law Degree from a foreign university with at least 50% marks in aggregate or equivalent grade as per Association of Indian University (AIU) Guidelines. The candidates appearing in the qualifying examinations are also eligible to apply but their admission will be subject to production of proof of having acquired minimum prescribed qualification, at the time of admission. If the result of the qualifying examination is not declared till the date of admission, his/her admission shall be provisional., Such candidate shall give an undertaking that he/she is taking provisional admission at his/her risk and that he/she shall submit the result of qualifying examination on or before September 15, 2019. In case the candidate fails to submit his/her final result of qualifying examination on or before September 15, 2019 for any reason whatsoever, his/her admission shall be treated as cancelled and the entire fee be forfeited.
For P.G Diploma Programmes : Minimum qualification for admission to the P.G. Diploma Programmes is a Graduate Degree from a recognised University. Additional 5% weightage in marks will be given to the Law Graduates for admission to all Post Graduate Diploma Programmes.
Candidates belonging to the reserved categories will be the relaxation in the marks of the qualifying examination by :
- 5% for SC/ST
- 5% for PH Handicapped
- 10% for Kashmiri Migrant Candidates
Physical Fitness – The candidates must be physically and mentally fit and in a good state and should not have any physical defect which can interfere with their outdoor studies.
ILICAT 2019 Application Form
The application form for ILICAT 2019 is now available online for the candidates. To fill the application form, candidates must visit the official website of the institute i.e., www.ili.ac.in. The candidates are requested to complete the application process online before the last date for the submission of the application form. Application Form is incomplete with paying the requisite application fee. Direct link to fill the online application form is available at “Application Form ” page given in Quick Link section.
- For Ph.D: Rs. 3000/- + Service Charges
- For LLM: Rs. 2500/- + Service Charges
- For PG Diploma: Rs. 2000/- + Service Charges
ILICAT 2019 Admit Card
The admit card for ILICAT 2019 will be available at official website of institute i.e., www.ili.ac.in. Candidates who fill the application form carefully will only got the admit card. The admit card can be obtained through online mode only. The candidates are advised to view the institute website
regularly. The Admit Card and Roll No. for the All India Admission Test will also be sent through email in case of a candidate unable to download through the portal. The candidate may also contact on given phone numbers / email ID for further assistance. The Institute will not be responsible in any way for any loss, damage or delay in transit of the Admit Card. he Admit Card is required to be retained by the candidate till the admissions are finalized.
ILICAT 2019 Exam Pattern
The exam pattern for the admission test of the Ph.D. and LL.M courses will be provided by the Institute. The candidates who will appear for the admission test will have to go through the prescribed exam pattern as given below:
For Ph.D. Course
There shall be a written test of three hours duration for the candidates who have not qualified UGC NET/JRF. The written test shall consist of two papers and will be held at 10.00 a.m at Indian Law Institute (Reporting Time 09:30 AM).
The syllabus for the Ph.D.Entrance Test is mentioned below:
|Part I||Legal Research Methodology||50 Marks|
|Five Question to be answered out of eight|
|Part II||On core subjects:||50 Marks|
|Five questioned to be answered in not more than 150 words from
|(i)Jursiprudence, (ii)Constitutional Law, (iii)IPC &
(iv)Commercial Laws (Contracts, Partnership & Sale Of Goods)
Note: Short listed Candidates based on the admission test shall be called for Presentation of their Research Plan and Interview. The candidates of exempted category shall be shortlisted based on the Research Plan submitted by them along with the application form.
All qualified candidates shall make a presentation before the Admission Committee on the proposed topic of research on a date notified by the Institute.
For LL.M Course
The All India Admission Test for admission to LL.M. One Year Programme to be conducted by the Indian Law Institute with the objective of Testing Aptitude for Research, Legal Reasoning and Comprehensions and Basic Knowledge in different branches of Law and will be held in the Indian Law Institute, New Delhi from 3.00 p.m. to 5.30 p.m (Reporting Time 02:30 PM). The Shortlisted candidates will be called for Viva-Voce. The components and weightage of marks of admission finalised by the Academic Council are as under:-
|Sr. No.||Component||Weightage (Max. Marks)|
|2||Publication / Research/ Writing Skill
Subjective Paper to test the legal writing skills of the candidate (alongwith the All India Admission Test)
|3||Viva-Voce (of the shortlisted candidates on merit on the basis of marks obtained in i & ii above)||20|
Candidates will be shortlisted based on the marks obtained by them in the All India Admission Test and shall be called for viva-voice to be conducted at the Indian Law Institute, New Delhi. The list will be notified on the website of the Institute. No separate communication would be sent.
Final merit list will be prepared based on the marks obtained by the candidates in All India Admission Test, and viva-voice out of the maximum of 200 marks. Merit list will be drawn for LL.M. (01 Yr.) Programme. Viva-voice is an integral part of the selection process. If a candidate called for viva-voce does not appear for the same, he/she will not be considered as eligible for admission.
Official website: www.ili.ac.in