CLAT 2022 Guidelines with CLAT Result

CLAT is conducted for admissions to the law programmes at the prestigious National Law Universities in India. On behalf of NLUs, the Consortium of NLUs conducts the Common Law Entrance Exam for admissions to Undergraduate and Postgraduate law programmes offered at the 22 NLUs and other private universities.

In a recent notification shared by the Consortium of NLUs, CLAT 2022 exam date has been revised. CLAT 2022 will now be conducted on 19 June 2022, for which the registrations have been extended till 9 May 2022. For more information and the latest updates for CLAT 2022, keep reading.

CLAT 2022 Exam Date Revised

As per the revised CLAT 2022 schedule released by the Consortium of NLUs, candidates can check the revised exam dates below –

Nomenclature CLAT 2022 CLAT 2023
Date of Notification 27 December 2021 To be notified
Online Application 1 January 2022 To be notified
Last Date to Apply 9 May 2022 To be notified
Issue of Admit Card To be notified To be notified
CLAT Exam Date 19 June 2022 18 December 2022
CLAT Exam Time 2 PM – 4 PM To be notified
Uploading of Answer Key To be notified To be notified
Result and Rank List To be notified To be notified
Counselling and Seat Allotment To be notified To be notified
Payment of CLAT Counseling Fee (1st Allotment) To be notified To be notified
Payment of CLAT Counseling Fee (2nd Allotment) To be notified To be notified
Payment of CLAT Counseling Fee (3rd Allotment) To be notified To be notified
Payment of CLAT Counseling Fee (4th Allotment) To be notified To be notified
Payment of CLAT Counseling Fee (5th Allotment) To be notified To be notified


CLAT 2022: Exam Summary

Nomenclature Details
Name of the Exam Common Law Admission Test
Exam Type Undergraduate & Postgraduate
Exam Level National
Exam Mode Pen and Paper Mode
Exam Duration 120 minutes
Conducting Authority Consortium of NLUs
Total number of participating institutes 22 NLUs except for National Law University-Delhi


CLAT Application Form

The online application for CLAT 2022 began on 1 January 2022 for admissions to UG & PG programmes. After the recent notification released by the Consortium of NLUs, the registration date has been revised and extended till 9 May 2022.

Steps to fill CLAT 2022 Application Form

Step – 1: Register for CLAT by providing your name, email ID and mobile number.

Step – 2: After registration, log in to your account using the registration ID and fill in the required sections. Provide your personal, academic and other important information.

Step – 3: Once you have provided all the required details, upload the scanned copies of your photograph, signature and other required documents. Candidates must follow the size and image format as mentioned below –

Document Size and Format
Photograph 20 kb – 50 kb in JPEG only
Signature 10 kb – 20 kb in JPEG only


Step – 4: Proceed by filling in other required details and share your preferences for NLUs in the application form.

Step – 5: Review and edit the application form, if required and submit the application form by paying the required fees. Candidates must note that you can edit the form once the form is submitted.

CLAT 2022 Application Fees

Candidates will have to pay the mentioned fee at the time of CLAT Registration –

Category Application Fee
General/OBC/SAP and other category candidates ₹ 4000/-
SC/ST category candidates ₹ 3500/-


CLAT 2022 Participating Colleges

CLAT 2022 Participating NLUs Courses-wise Seat Intake
National Law School of India University (NLSIU), Bengaluru BA LLB (Hons) – 80
The West Bengal National University of Juridical Sciences (WBNUJS), Kolkata BA LLB (Hons) – 127
National Law University, Jodhpur BA LLB (Hons) and BBA LLB (Hons) – 120
Gujarat National Law University (GNLU), Gandhinagar BA LLB (Hons), BCom LLB (Hons), BSc LLB (Hons), BBA LLB (Hons), BSW LLB (Hons) – 198
Rajiv Gandhi National University of Law (RGNLU), Patiala BA LLB (Hons) – 180
National University of Advanced Legal Studies (NUALS), Kochi BA LLB (Hons) – 60
National University of Study & Research in Law (NUSRL), Ranchi BA LLB (Hons) – 120 + 20 (special category)
DamodaramSanjivayya National Law University (DSNLU), Visakhapatnam BA LLB (Hons) – 138
Maharashtra National Law University (MNLU), Mumbai BA LLB (Hons) – 100
Maharashtra National Law University, Aurangabad BA LLB (Hons) – 60
Dharmashastra National Law University (DNLU), Jabalpur BA LLB (Hons) – 120
National Academy of Legal Study & Research (NALSAR) University of Law, Hyderabad BA LLB (Hons) – 120
National Law Institute University (NLIU), Bhopal BA LLB (Hons) – 134
Hidayatullah National Law University (HNLU), Raipur BA LLB (Hons) – 160
Dr Ram ManoharLohiya National Law University (RMLNLU), Lucknow BA LLB (Hons) – 187 seats, including supernumerary
Chanakya National Law University (CNLU), Patna BA LLB (Hons) and BBA LLB (Hons) – 132
National Law University Odisha (NLUO), Cuttack BA LLB (Hons) – 120

BBA LLB (Hons) – 60

National Law University & Judicial Academy (NLUJA), Assam BA LLB (Hons) – 60
The Tamil Nadu National Law University (TNNLU), Tiruchirapalli BA LLB (Hons) – 60

BCom LLB (Hons) – 60

Maharashtra National Law University, Nagpur BA LLB (Hons) – 120
Himachal Pradesh National Law University (HPNLU), Shimla BA LLB (Hons) – 60

BBA LLB (Hons) – 60

Dr B R Ambedkar National Law University (DBRANLU), Sonipat, Haryana BA LLB (Hons) – 120

CLAT Exam Pattern: Overview

Nomenclature Details
Number of Sections 5
Sections English including comprehension, General Knowledge and Current Affairs, Legal Reasoning; Logical Reasoning, Quantitative Techniques
Total no. of questions 150
Total marks 150
Marks per question 1
Negative Marking Yes (0.25 deducted for a wrong answer)
Mode of Examination Pen and Paper Mode

CLAT Exam Pattern: Section-wise Distribution

Sr.No. Subjects Questions(approx.)
1 English including Comprehension 28-32
2 General Knowledge and Current Affairs 35-39
3 Legal Reasoning 35-39
4 Logical Reasoning 28-32
5 Quantitative Techniques 13-17


CLAT 2022 Result

CLAT 2022 will be conducted on 19 June 2022. After the successful conduct of the exam, the Consortium will announce the result. After the CLAT result has been announced, the answer key will be released following the release of the consolidated merit list. Also, a counselling invite will be issued within a few weeks of result declaration, which will mark the start of registrations for the counselling process.

Steps to check CLAT Result

  1. Candidates can access the result from the official website – and click on the CLAT 2022 result link.
  2. After opening the link, log in with your mobile number and password.
  3. Now you can click on ‘View Result’.
  4. Your CLAT result will be displayed on the screen.
  5. You can download the result and take a printout for future use.

Once the candidates have accessed the CLAT results, they must participate in the CLAT centralised counselling process. By participating in the counselling process, candidates can get admission to their chosen National Law Universities.

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