LSAT 2021 - Exam Schedule, Application Form, Eligibility, Pattern, Syllabus & Result

LSAT

The Law School Admission Council (LSAC) conducts the Law School Admission Test (LSAT)-India for admission to undergraduate and postgraduate law courses. The LSAT score is accepted by more than 52 law colleges in India. The exam is modelled on the world-renowned LSAT, which is considered by law schools in Australia and North America for admission. The exam assesses the critical thinking ability of candidates required for successfully completing a law degree. The LSAT 2021 exam will be conducted through online mode using AI-assisted technology. So, candidates can take the exam online from their homes. Here, we have covered complete details viz. eligibility, pattern, syllabus, application process related to the exam.

LSAT 2021 Latest Update - LSAC has preponed the LSAT India 2021 as CBSE has postponed the Class XII examinations. The exam, which was earlier scheduled to commence on 14th June, will now be starting from 29th May 2021. The exam is conducted on multiple days till 31st May 2021. Consequently, the last date for application form submission is now 14th May instead of 4th June. Thus, interested candidates must submit their applications on time.

LSAT-INDIA 2021 - Key Points

Exam Name

Law School Admission Test - India (LSAT)

Exam Conducting Body

Law School Admission Council (LSAC)

Exam Mode

Online (Remote Proctored Test)

Medium of Test

English

Courses Covered

BA LLB, BCom LLB, BBA LLB, BSc LLB, LLB (3-year), and LLM

Exam Duration

2 Hours 20 Minutes


Available Application Forms

LSAT 2021 Important Dates

Important dates related to the LSAT India 2021 exam are as under:

LSAT 2021 Exam Events

Important  Dates

Registration begins

10th November 2020

Registration ends (Early Bird)

12th February 2021

Registration opens (March)

3rd February 2021

Registration ends (March)

14th March 2021

LSAT-India (March)

25th March 2021

Scorecard availability (March)

9th April 2021

Registration closes (May)

14th May 2021 4th June 2021

System Verification Test

5th to 25th May 2021

Self-Scheduling (May)

13th to 20th May 2021

LSAT-India (May)

29th to 31st May 2021 (preponed) 14th June onwards

Scorecard availability

28th June 2021


LSAT 2021 Pattern & Syllabus

LSAT 2021 Exam Pattern

The exam will be conducted in online mode (proctored), where candidates can appear for the exam from their home or the preferred location. This is done keeping in view the COVID-19 situation.

Requirements for the LSAT Online 2021 Exam

  • Computer
  • Internet Connection
  • Web Camera

In case of any kind of misconduct, the exam will be invalidated.

The exam will be of 2 hours 20 minutes duration, and Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) will be asked from the following sections:

Section

Number of Questions

Exam Duration

Analytical Reasoning

23

35 minutes

Logical Reasoning (1)

22

35 minutes

Logical Reasoning (2)

23

35 minutes

Reading Comprehension

24

35 minutes

TOTAL

92

2 hours and 20 minutes

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Marking Scheme - There will be no negative marking in the exam.

LSAT 2021 Exam Syllabus

Analytical Reasoning - Comparison, Selection, Arrangement, Logical Deductions, Coding & Decoding, Intersection Type, Direction, Family-Based Problems, etc.

Logical Reasoning - Calendar, Clock, Cubes, Venn Diagram, Logical Matching, Binary Logic, Blood Relation, Syllogism, Seating Arrangements, Logical Connectives, etc.

Reading Comprehension - Reading Comprehension from topics of Technology, Sociology, Economics, Law, Psychology, Business, Philosophy, etc.



LSAT 2021 Eligibility

LSAC doesn’t specify any eligibility conditions for admission to law courses. It is responsible only for conducting the exam and sharing the score with participating institutes. Thus, the participating institutes will provide the eligibility criteria for admission to different courses. The general eligibility criteria are as under:

For 3-year LLB programme

Candidates must have done graduation (any discipline) from a recognised university.

5-year integrated law programme

Candidates must have passed the class 12th level exam from a recognised board.

LLM programme

Candidates should have completed a bachelor’s degree in law.

Note: Minimum marks requirement in the qualifying exam may vary as per the institutions’ guidelines.


LSAT 2021 Application Process

The LSAT application process 2021 started on 10th November 2021. Candidates are advised to fill the application forms online till 14th May 2021. The applications are to be submitted only through the online mode. Before registering for the exam, candidates must make sure they are eligible for the exam.

Steps for LSAT 2021 Registration

The LSAT 2021 application submission process involves registration, filling application form, uploading documents, choosing an exam centre, choosing a law course, registration fee payment, etc. Here are the steps involved:

  • Go to the official website at https://www.discoverlaw.in/.
  • Click on the ‘Register’ button.
  • Click on the ‘Sign up’ button.
  • Provide the details asked for such as name, nationality, email ID, password, course applying for, etc.
  • Your email address will be verified.
  • After completing the verification process, log in using the details.
  • Now you will have access to the LSAT 2021 application form.
  • Fill the application form with more details about educational qualification, address, exam centre choices, etc.
  • Upload the required documents.
  • Make the application fee payment to complete the application process.

LSAT 2021 Application Fee

Categories

Application Fee Amount

All categories

₹ 3,499 (Registration before 15th January)

₹ 3,799 (Registration after 15th January)


Other Details

LSAT India 2021 Admit Card

After successful submission of the application form, candidates will be issued slots and timings for the LSAT 2021 exam. Candidates are required to book the slot for the exam. Immediately after the slot booking process, LSAT 2021 admit card will be generated. The admit card will have information on the candidate's roll number, name, exam date, timing, and exam day instructions. The admit cards can be downloaded from the official website.

LSAT 2021 Exam Result

LSAC will declare the LSAT 2021 result on the official website. The result will be declared a few weeks after the exam. The result will carry details like marks obtained by the candidate in the exam and the qualifying status of the candidate. Those who appear for the exam can check the result using their log-in credentials.

The scores/ marks obtained by the candidates in LSAT 2021 will be shared with the associated colleges. The colleges will then prepare merit lists based on the scores. The seat allotment will be done based on the merit list.

LSAT 2021 Counselling

LSAC will not be responsible for the counselling process. The associated colleges will conduct the counselling process where seat allotment will be done based on the merit list prepared by the colleges.  

LSAT 2021 Frequently Asked Question (FAQs)

Question 1: When will the LSAT 2021 application process begin?

The LSAT 2021 application process started on 10th November 2020.

Question 2: What is the last date for LSAT 2021 application submission?

14th May 2021. Earlier, it was 4th June but has been preponed due to changes in the exam date.

Question 3: When will be the LSAT 2021 exam conducted?

The LSAT 2021 exam will be conducted from 29th to 31st May 2021.

Question 4: How can I download the admit card?

The LSAT 2021 admit card will be available after the slot booking process. Candidates can download the same using their login details.

Question 5: Who will conduct the counselling process?

The counselling process will be conducted separately by the participating colleges.


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