About CLAT 2019

CLAT 2019 also known as Common Law Admission Test 2019 will be conducted by National Law University Odisha, Cuttack (NLUO) for the admission year 2019-2020. The CLAT 2019 is expected to be conducted on May 12, 2019. The common law admission test will be administered online. The national-level law entrance examination will be held to offer admissions into the undergraduate law programmes including BA LLB, BBA LLB, BCom LLB and BSc LLB. The NLU Odisha will administer the Common Law Admission Test to offer admissions into 20 NLUs including Dharmashastra National Law University, Jabalpur (MPDNLU).

CLAT 2019 Important Dates

Date Event
25 Dec, 2018 (Tentative) Advertisement
01 Jan, 2019 - 31 Mar, 2019 (Tentative) Application
20 Apr, 2019 - 11 May, 2019 (Tentative) Admit Card
12 May, 2019 (Tentative) Exam
31 May, 2019 (Tentative) Result
07 Jun, 2019 (Tentative) Counselling - Start Date

CLAT 2019 Eligibility Criteria

Law aspirants of CLAT 2019 need to read and understand the CLAT 2019 eligibility criteria which mentions that candidates should have passed 10+2 Board Examination from any recognised educational institution. According to the CLAT eligibility criteria 2019, candidates belonging to the General category need to score at least 45 per cent marks in their qualifying degree. Those belonging to SC and ST categories, need to score at least 40 per cent marks in the aggregate of the subjects. Further, there is no age bar to appear in the Common Law Admission Test.

CLAT 2019 Application Process

Mode of Application : Online

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

Application Fees
Category Quota Mode Gender Amount
General PWD Online Male, Female, Transgender ₹ 4000
OBC PWD Online Male, Female, Transgender ₹ 4000

CLAT Application Form 2019 will be announced by National Law University Odisha, Cuttack tentatively on January 1, 2019. NLUO Cuttack will open online window for the application form of CLAT 2019. To seek admission into the undergraduate law programmes, candidates need to fill CLAT 2019 Application Form which will be tentatively available between January 1 and March 31, 2019. Candidates will be required to register themselves with all the required details. After successful registration, candidates will receive user id and password which will help them further to check their application status, admit card, eligibility criteria, exam dates, result and counseling schedule and procedure. After filling up all the details required, candidates need to remit the prescribed application fee. Aspirants should be very careful while filling the details in the application form of CLAT 2019, as their would be no scope of rectifications once submitted. Candidates need to keep a printout as well as a copy of the CLAT Application Form 2019 for future references.

CLAT 2019 Preparation Tips

With the help of CLAT Preparation Tips 2019, candidates will get a fair idea of how to prepare for the Common Law Admission Test. Candidates can check here the important points of CLAT 2019 Preparation Tips.

  • Candidates need to be well-versed with the exam pattern and syllabus.
  • Practice more and more mock tests and sample papers for better score in exam.
  • CLAT aspirants are also advised to make a proper time-table for preparation.
  • Candidates should choose best books before starting to prepare for the exam.
  • Regular revision is the key to score good marks in exam.

CLAT 2019 Exam Pattern

As per the CLAT 2019 Exam Pattern, The test will be held in online mode where the candidates will be given two hours to attempt the law examination. There will be as many as 200 questions having multiple-choice answer options. The candidates will be required to choose one correct option among the given answer options. Each correct answer will be awarded one mark each and 0.25 marks each will be deducted for every incorrect answer. The questions of CLAT 2019 will be provided in English language only.

Let us now look into the subject-wise distribution of questions.

CLAT Exam Pattern 2019


Number of Questions


English including Comprehension



Legal Aptitude



Logical Reasoning



General Knowledge and Current Affairs



Elementary Mathematics and Numerical Ability






CLAT 2019 Admit Card

Law aspirants of CLAT 2019 will get access of the admit card of CLAT 2019 in online mode tentatively on April 20, 2019. Candidates will be required to login to their registered accounts to download CLAT 2019 Admit card. It is very important for the law aspirants to carry their admit card of CLAT 2019 at the exam centre of CLAT 2019 as no candidate will be allowed to attempt CLAT 2019 without the same. Moreover, candidates are also advised to check all the details mentioned on the CLAT Admit Card 2019. Also, it is advisable to keep save a copy of CLAT 2019 Admit card for future references.

CLAT 2019 Exam Centers

State City
Uttar Pradesh Agra
Greater Noida
Gujarat Ahmedabad
Punjab Amritsar
Karnataka Bengaluru
Madhya Pradesh Bhopal
Odisha Bhubaneswar
Chhattisgarh Bilaspur
Chandigarh Chandigarh
Tamil Nadu Chennai
Uttarakhand Dehradun
Delhi New Delhi
Haryana Faridabad
Sikkim Gangtok
Assam Guwahati
Telangana Hyderabad
Manipur Imphal
Rajasthan Jaipur
Jammu and Kashmir Jammu
Jharkhand Jamshedpur
Himachal Pradesh Kangra
Kerala Kochi
West Bengal Kolkata
Maharashtra Mumbai
Navi Mumbai
Bihar Patna
Meghalaya Shillong
Andhra Pradesh Vijayawada

Documents Required at Exam

  • CLAT Admit Card 2019
  • An identity proof in original (Driving License/Aadhaar Card/PAN Card)

CLAT 2019 Result

NLUO Cuttack will announce the result of CLAT 2019 tentatively on May 31, 2019. Candidates will get access of the CLAT 2019 Result in online mode. Candidates will get information on their qualifying status in the CLAT 2019 Result. To check the result of CLAT 2019, candidates will have to provide registration number or roll number along with the date of birth to download their CLAT Result 2019. After the declaration of the result, candidates will be called for the counselling and admission procedure further.

CLAT 2019 Answer Key

NLUO Cuttack will release the answer key of CLAT 2019 tentatively on May 15, 2019. Candidates will get access of the CLAT 2019 Answer Key in online mode. With the help of CLAT Answer Key 2019, candidates will be able to cross-check their marked answers in the law examination. Moreover, they will also get an idea of qualifying the law entrance examination, CLAT 2019. To download the answer key of CLAT 2019, candidates will be required to provide their user Id/ registration number and date of birth/ password. Also, candidates are advised to check all the details mentioned on the CLAT 2019 Answer Key and then download the same.

CLAT 2019 Cutoff

NLUO Cuttack will release the cutoff of CLAT 2019 after the declaration of the result. It should be noted that CLAT Cutoff 2019 is considered as minimum marks to be scored by candidates for securing admissions into the NLUs. Candidates need to know that the CLAT cutoff is also assumed to be the last rank at which a candidate is shortlisted for counselling and admissions to the undergraduate law programmes.

CLAT 2019 Counselling

NLUO Cuttack will conduct counselling of CLAT 2019 tentatively on June 7, 2019. To attend CLAT Counselling 2019, candidates will be required to register themselves online by clicking on the link and providing User Id/ registration Id and Password. Also, candidates need to carry certain documents as asked while attending CLAT 2019 Counselling. As a part of the counselling procedure, candidates will get an opportunity to shift or withdraw their seat.

Documents Required at Counselling

  • CLAT Application Form 2019
  • CLAT Admit Card 2019
  • CLAT Score Card 2019
  • Class 10th Marks-sheet (for Date of Birth proof)
  • Class 12th Marks-sheet (Academic Qualification)
  • Caste Certificate (If applicable)
  • Specially-Abled Certificate (If applicable)
  • NRI Certificate (If applicable)
  • Sponsored NRI Certificate (If applicable)
  • Domicile Certificate (If applicable)

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