CLAT 2024 Application Form Begins

# Jul 05, 2023 by Harshita Nandal

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CLAT 2024 Application Form Begins

The Consortium of NLUs has released the CLAT 2024 application form from July 1, 2023. The last date to fill the CLAT 2024 application form is November 3, 2023. Earlier, the Consortium of National Law Universities (NLUs) had made some changes to the CLAT 2024 syllabus. Instead of 150 questions, now students will be required to attempt 120 questions in the CLAT 2024 exam. CLAT 2024 exam will be conducted on December 3, 2023, in offline mode. CLAT exam 2024 will be conducted in more than 130 exam centres across the country. The CLAT syllabus 2024 and exam pattern largely remain unchanged except the reduced number of questions. So, law aspirants who wish to appear in the Common Law Admission Test should start preparing themselves. CLAT 2024 question paper will have 120 multiple choice questions to be asked from subjects such as English, Legal aptitude, logical reasoning, maths and general knowledge including current affairs.

Candidates should also note that CLAT 2024 exam will be held only once a year. And, those candidates who appeared in CLAT 2023, on December 18, 2022, are also eligible to appear in the CLAT 2024 exam.

The consortium of NLUs has made some changes to the syllabus of CLAT 2024. The changes were notified to students through an official press release published on the consortium’s website. The total number of questions has been reduced from 150 to 120. There is no change in the syllabus or the number of sections in the exam. The 120 questions will be distributed in the existing five sections – English Language, Current Affairs Including General Knowledge, Legal Reasoning, Logical Reasoning, and Quantitative Techniques.

The consortium released the CLAT 2024 application form on July 1, 2023. Candidates will be able to access the CLAT 2024 application form from the official website of NLU Consortium. The CLAT 2024 registration fee will be Rs. 4,000 for general category candidates and Rs. 3,500 for SC and ST candidates.

CLAT 2024 exam pattern

Type of questions – In each section of CLAT question paper (except quantitative techniques), there will be a passage of approximately 350-450 words followed by a set of multiple choice questions. While in quantitative technique section there will be short sets of facts or propositions, graphs, or other textual, pictorial or diagrammatic representations of numerical information, followed by a series of questions.

CLAT 2024 total number of questions and marking scheme – In CLAT UG 2024 there will be around 120 multiple choice questions. On the other hand, CLAT PG exam 2024 will have 120 multiple choice questions. Candidates will be awarded ome mark for each correct answer and a negative marking of 0.25 for each incorrect response. No marks will be deducted for unanswered questions.




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Harshita Nandal
Harshita Nandal

Harshita Nandal has worked as a Creative head in Mitrakshar, University of Delhi. She has done her Graduation from the University of Delhi in English Honours. In her free time, she prefers to play the guitar, take short walks in between work and loves to watch Korean dramas. Currently, she is an author at Educere India to fulfil the desire of her passion for writing.