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CLAT 2024 Exam Notification

clat online coachingEvery Year Consortium of NLUs releases notification for CLAT entrance exam to grant admission to students in LLB and LLM programs. CLAT 2024 exam will be conducted in offline mode tentatively in the month of Dec 2023. If the clat exam date is not extended, then clat 2024 exam will be conducted on 18th Dec 2023, Sunday between 2 pm to 4 pm.

Based on CLAT 2024 scores, admission will be offered to various law programs of LLB & LLM in 22 NLUs & by the other universities & institutions who are authorised to use clat score for admission in same law ug & pg courses.

12th CLAT 2019 exam was organized by The National Law University Odisha, Cuttack (NLUO). But from 2020, NLUs formed a Consortium & decided that besides any particular NLU, the Consortium will be responsible for conducting the clat entrance exam every year.

In this article, you will find the important details like CLAT online application process, clat application fees, clat exam centres, clat exam date, list of documents, clat admit card & list of colleges accepting CLAT scores. It is advisable to students that to complete online registration for clat 2024, they have to open Consortium of NLUs official website after reading all details here.

Trivia - In 2020, CLAT exam was conducted online centre based computerised test.

CLAT Exam Highlights

Key Points Details
Exam Name CLAT (Common Law Admission Test)
Exam Conducting Body Consortium of National Law Universities
Exam Type UG and PG
Exam Level National
Exam Frequency Once a year
Courses Offered LLB and LLM
Exam Mode Offline (Pen & Paper Mode)
Exam Duration 120 Minutes
Exam Language English
CLAT Website

CLAT 2024 Important Dates

We have concise all important dates for CLAT 2024 exam in below table.

Events Dates
CLAT 2024 notification 8th August 2023
CLAT 2024 online registration begins 8th August 2023
Last date of clat 2024 application 18th November 2023
Release of admit cards for clat 2024 exam A week before exam
CLAT 2024 exam date 18th December 2023 from 2 PM to 4 PM
CLAT 2024 result announcement  4th week of December 2023 (Expected)
CLAT 2024 online application link Apply

Colleges accepting CLAT scores

CLAT is conducted for admissions to 22 NLUs and more than 50 private law colleges in India. Below is the list of colleges participating in CLAT 2024:

CLAT participating National Law Universities (NLUs)
  1. National Law School of India University, Bangalore
  2. The West Bengal National University of Juridical Sciences, Kolkata
  3. National Law University, Jodhpur
  4. Gujarat National Law University, Gandhinagar
  5. Rajiv Gandhi National University of Law, Patiala
  6. National University of Advanced Legal Studies, Kochi
  7. National University of Study & Research in Law, Ranchi
  8. Damodaram Sanjivayya National Law University (DSNLU) Visakhapatnam
  9. Maharashtra National Law University, Mumbai
  10. Maharashtra National Law University, Aurangabad
  11. Dharmashastra National Law University, Jabalpur
  1. National Academy of Legal Study & Research (NALSAR) University of Law, Hyderabad
  2. National Law Institute University, Bhopal
  3. Hidayatullah National Law University, Raipur
  4. Dr Ram Manohar Lohiya National Law University, Lucknow
  5. Chanakya National Law University, Patna
  6. National Law University Odisha, Cuttack
  7. National Law University & Judicial Academy, Assam
  8. The Tamil Nadu National Law School, Tiruchirapalli
  9. Maharashtra National Law University, Nagpur
  10. Himachal Pradesh National Law University, Shimla
  11. Dr B R Ambedkar National Law University Sonipat, Haryana

CLAT 2024 Application Process & Fees

Mode of Application : Online

Mode of Payment : Net Banking | Credit Card | Debit Card

Application fee : Depending on the category of the candidate, the application fee may vary as shown in the table below.

Category Mode Gender Amount
General, OBC & NRI Online Female, Male, Transgender Rs.4,000/-
SC, ST & BPL category Online Female, Male, Transgender Rs.3,500/-

List of Documents to be uploaded


CLAT 2024 Exam Centres

The CLAT consortium has mentioned 40 test cities where candidates can take the exam. However, it can add more exam cities to the list, refer the table below for tentative test centres:

  • Allahabad
  • Aurangabad
  • Bengaluru
  • Bhopal
  • Bhubaneswar
  • Chandigarh
  • Chennai
  • Dehradun
  • Ernakulam
  • Faridabad
  • Gandhinagar
  • Ghaziabad
  • Gurugram
  • Guwahati
  • Hisar
  • Hyderabad
  • Indore
  • Jabalpur
  • Jaipur
  • Jammu
  • Jodhpur
  • Kanpur
  • Kolkata
  • Lucknow
  • Mumbai
  • Nagpur
  • New Delhi
  • Noida
  • Patiala
  • Patna
  • Pune
  • Raipur
  • Ranchi
  • Shimla
  • Siliguri
  • Trichy
  • Thiruvananthapuram
  • Varanasi
  • Vijayawada
  • Vishakapatnam

CLAT 2024 Admit Card

The clat 2024 admit card / hall ticket can be downloaded by the candidate by logging into his / her account. The exact date on which the hall tickets will be made available will be intimated on the clat website. However, it is expected that one week prior to clat 2024 exam, the clat admit card will be available to download.

Consortium of NLUs Contact

If you seek any help or information or clarification regarding clat 2024 application, candidature, terms etc. candidates can contact Consortium of NLUs in person or over telephone no.

on working days between 10.00 hrs. to 17.00 hrs.

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