TS LAWCET 2021 - Exam Dates, Application Form, Pattern, Syllabus, Eligibility, Law Admissions


Telangana State Law Common Entrance Test (TS LAWCET) is conducted for admission into 3/ 5 years UG law courses offered by the state universities in Telangana State and their affiliated colleges. The 2021 exam will be conducted by the Osmania University, Hyderabad, Telangana, on behalf of the Telangana State Council of Higher Education. The 2021 application process for the exam is active on the official website. For details related to TS LAWCET 2021 exam dates, application process, eligibility, pattern, syllabus, and more, check out the space below.

TS LAWCET 2021 Latest Update: The TS LAWCET 2021 application process will end on 15th July 2021. However, the application process will be open till 10th August 2021 with a late fee. The exam is scheduled to be held on 23rd August 2021.

TS LAWCET Exam - Highlights

Exam Name

Telangana State Law Common Entrance Test (TS LAWCET)

Exam Conducting Authority

Osmania University, Hyderabad, Telangana State

Official Website


Exam Level

State Level

Exam Mode


For Courses

Undergraduate Level

Application Mode


Exam Occurrence

Once a year

Available Application Forms

TS LAWCET 2021 Important Dates

The important dates for the exam are as under:

TS LAWCET 2021 Events

Important Dates

Application process begins

24th March 2021

Last date for application submission (without late fee)

15th July 2021

Last date for application submission (with a late fee of ₹ 250/-)

25th July 2021

Last date for application submission (with a late fee of ₹ 500/-)

30th July 2021

Last date for application submission (with a late fee of ₹ 1,000/-)

5th August 2021

Last date for application submission (with a late fee of ₹ 2,000/-)

10th August 2021

Correction in the online applications

1st to 10th August 2021

Hall tickets availability

12th August 2021


23rd August 2021 (Monday)

Preliminary answer key

26th August 2021

Last date of submitting objections against the answer key

27th August 2021

Final answer key and result

To be notified

TS LAWCET 2021 Pattern & Syllabus

TS LAWCET Exam Pattern

The exam will be conducted online for a duration of 90 minutes. 120 multiple-choice questions will be asked from the following sections:

Parts/ Sections

Total Questions

Total Marks

Part A: General Knowledge and Mental Ability



Part B: Current Affairs



Part C: Aptitude for Study of Law






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Note: There will be no negative marking in the exam. The medium of the question paper will be English, Telugu, and Urdu.

Telangana State Law Common Entrance Test Syllabus

The syllabus prescribed by the exam conducting authority states;

“For 5 year Law Course, the standard expected is of Intermediate level/10+2 and for 3 year Law Course, the standard expected is of Degree Level.”

Part C, Aptitude for Study of Law, will have questions on Basic Principles of Law and Constitution of India.

Based on the previous years’ exams, the syllabus is as under:

General Knowledge and Mental Ability: History, Geography, Environment, Polity, General Science, Indian Heritage and Culture, Puzzles, Syllogism, Blood Relation, Analogies, Completing Arguments, Logical Sequences.

Current Affairs: Current events (national and international), Appointments and Rewards, Sports, New Legal Developments.

Aptitude for Study of Law: Constitutional Law, Legal Awareness,, Indian Constitution, Indian Polity- Judiciary, Executive, and Legislature, important amendments and acts.

TS LAWCET 2021 Eligibility

Age Limit

There is no age restriction for admission into LLB courses.

Educational Qualification

For 3 Year LLB Course

Candidates should have passed the graduation exam (any discipline) under the 10+2+3 pattern from a recognised University with a minimum of 45% marks (General), 40% (SC/ ST).

Any other examination which is equivalent to graduation will also be accepted as a qualifying exam.

Note: “The candidates who have passed Degree examination by single sitting without undergoing three years course either through regular or private or correspondence and those who obtained the degree through open University directly without having any basic qualification are not eligible.”

For 5 Year LLB Course

Candidates should have passed a two-year intermediate course (10+2) pattern with at least 45% aggregate marks for general and 40% for SC/ ST.

TS LAWCET 2021 Application Process

Candidates are required to submit the application form online from 24th March 2021. The last date for application submission is 15th July 2021 without any late fee. Candidates must submit only one application form. Multiple application forms will not be accepted. It is advised to check the eligibility criteria carefully before applying for the exam.

Steps for TS LAWCET 2021 Application Submission

The TS LAWCET 2021 application process can be completed in the following steps:

  • Application Fee Payment
  • Application Form Filling
  • Download the Application Form

Application Fee Payment

  • Visit the official website lawcet.tsche.ac.in
  • Click on the ‘Step 1: Application Fee Payment’ option.
  • Enter the details such as name, DoB, Mobile Number, Email-ID, course, qualifying exam, category, payment type, etc.
  • Click the ‘Proceed to Payment’ button.
  • Complete the application fee payment process.

Application Form Filling

  • After successful fee payment, click on the ‘Step 2: Fill Application Form’ link on the home page.
  • Enter the payment reference ID, qualifying examination hall ticket number, mobile number, DoB.
  • Click on the ‘Proceed to Fill Application’ button.
  • Complete the application form by providing details on education qualification, choosing exam centre, uploading the photograph and signature.

Download the Application Form

  • After completing the application form, click on the ‘Step 3: Download Application Form’ link on the home page.
  • Enter payment reference Id, mobile number, and date of birth.
  • Click on the ‘Get Application Details’ button.
  • Download the confirmation page for future reference.

TS LAWCET Registration Fee

The registration fee is to be paid category-wise. The fee details are as under:


Application Fee

OC and BCs

₹ 800


₹ 500

The registration fee is to be paid through the online payment gateway or at the TS/ AP online centres in Telangana state and Andhra Pradesh state.

Other Details

TS LAWCET 2021 Test Centres

TS LAWCET 2021 will be held at the following 21 online centres in Telangana State and Andhra Pradesh:

Hyderabad West


Narsampet (Warangal)

Hyderabad North


Siddipet (Medak)

Hyderabad Central



Hyderabad East



Hyderabad South-East






Bhadradri Kothagudem



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TS LAWCET 2021 Admit Card/ Hall Tickets

TS LAWCET 2021 hall tickets will be made available on the official website from 12th August 2021 onwards. Candidates can download their admit cards using their login credentials. The admit card contains the details about exam date, timing, venue, exam day instructions, etc. No candidate will be allowed to sit for the exam without the admit card.

TS LAWCET 2021 Result

TS LAWCET 2021 result will be declared online and candidates will be able to check the same using the login credentials. The result will have details related to overall marks, roll number, rank, application number, and qualifying status. Qualifying marks for the exam are mentioned below.

Qualifying Marks for TS LAWCET

Those who secure the minimum qualifying marks will be considered qualified in the exam. Here are the qualifying marks:


Qualifying Marks


35% (42 marks out of 120 marks)



TS LAWCET 2021 Merit List/ Rank

Those who clear the TS LAWCET 2021 will be ranked based on their marks obtained in the exam. If two or more candidates secure the same marks, the relative rank will be decided after applying the following tie-breaking conditions:

  • “By considering the marks secured in Part-C of TS LAWCET and if the tie still persists marks obtained in Part-B in TS LAWCET shall be taken into consideration.
  • If the tie still persists they may be bracketed together for the purpose of ranking and seniority in age may be considered at the time of admission.”

TS LAWCET 2021 Counselling

Those who have passed the TS LAWCET exam will be eligible to appear for the counselling process as per their merit rank. The counselling process will be conducted in multiple rounds including activities such as document verification, web-choice filling, fee payment, and seat allocation. Candidates are required to report at the allotted college for completing the admission formalities.

TS LAWCET 2021 - Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

TS LAWCET 2021 will be conducted for admission to UG level law courses. Here are the frequently asked questions related to the exam.

Question 1: When will the TS LAWCET 2021 application process begin?

The TS LAWCET 2021 application process will begin on 24th March 2021.

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

The last date for application submission is 15th July 2021.

Question 3: Will the application process re-open?

No. However, dates are specified for filling the application form with a late fee. Check out the ‘Important Dates’ section above.

Question 4: What are the specifications for the photograph and signature?

The scanned images must be in .jpg format. The photo size must be less than 50 KB and the signature size must be less than 30 KB.

Question 5: When will the TS LAWCET 2021 exam be conducted?

23rd August 2021 (Monday).

Question 6: Will there be any negative marking in the exam?


Question 7: What will be the application fee for the exam?

The application fee for the exam is ₹ 800 (OC and BCs) and ₹ 500 (SC/ST, PH)

Question 8: How can I download the TS LAWCET 2021 admit card?

The admit cards can be downloaded from the official website using the login credentials from 12th August 2021 onwards.

Question 9: Will there be any mock tests available on the official website?

Yes. Mock test is available on the official website and candidates must practice from the same.

Question 10: What will be the validity of the TS LAWCET 2021 exam?

The scores will be valid only for the current year admissions i.e. 2021-22.