Common Law Admission Test (CLAT) Exam - Frequently Asked Questions

Last Updated on : 09/01/2021

The exam date for CLAT 2021 has been announced. The exam will be now held on 13th June 2021, earlier it was held on 09th May 2021. Here are some of the frequently asked questions related to the exam. The decision to reschedule the CLAT 2021 has been taken due to clashes with the CBSE Board examination schedule.

Question 1: When will be the CLAT 2021 Exam held?

As per the new dates, the exam will be held on 13th June 2021 via offline mode – pen and paper.


Question 2: When can one avail the application form of CLAT 2021 Exam?

One can get the application form from 1st January 2021 and the last date to submit applications is 31st March 2021.


Question 3: How many colleges are participating in CLAT 2021 Exam?

19 National Law Universities (NLUs) are participating in the exam.


Question 4: Who is the exam conducting authority for CLAT 2021 Exam?

The National University of Study and Research in Law (NUSRL), Ranchi, India is the exam conducting authority for CLAT 2021 exam.


Question 5: How much is the application fee for CLAT Exam?

The Application fee for General category candidates is Rs 4000 and for reserved category candidates, it is Rs 3500.


Question 6: What is the Upper age limit for the CLAT exam?

There is no upper age limit for CLAT exam.


Question 7: What is the exam pattern for the CLAT Exam?

The exam has objective type questions. For the year 2021, the number of questions has been reduced from 200 to 150.


Question 8: Is there any way to correct the application form?

For a few days, the correction window will be opened during which candidates can rectify their application form.


Question 9: What is the medium of the exam?

The medium of the exam is English.


Question 10: What is the mode of the CLAT Exam?

It will be a conducted via offline (pen-paper mode).


Question 11: How to get the admit card of CLAT Exam?

Download the CLAT exam admit card from the official website.