BLAT Exam Pattern 2017


BLAT Exam Pattern 2017BLAT Exam Pattern 2017 – The BHU Law Admission Test will be held in offline mode around the last week of May 2017. The candidates preparing for the test are advised to check the test pattern of BLAT. The exam pattern for BLAT will help the candidates to know about the question paper pattern and prepare accordingly. In the test, the candidates will face 150 Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) and will be given 2 hours i.e. 120 minutes. These MCQs are distributed into 4 sections. The BLAT 2017 notification and brochure is expected to be announced in the last week of January 2017. For more details on the BLAT exam pattern 2017, read the article below.


Details about the BLAT Exam Pattern 2017

As mentioned above, the candidates will get a clear picture of the topics and sub-topics from the exam pattern of BLAT 2017. The total marks for BHU Law Admission Test are 450 only and for each correct answer, the candidates will be awarded 3 marks. There is a negative marking of 1 mark for every wrong answer. The unanswered questions will be awarded zero. Check the table below to understand the BLAT exam pattern 2017 better –

BLAT Exam Pattern 2017
  • General Awareness and Current Affairs
  • Common Legal Knowledge
  • Aptitude & Mental Ability
  • Language Comprehension
Questions per section 20 MCQs for Language Comprehension & a total of 130 MCQs from the remaining topics.
Total Marks 450
Duration 120 minutes


There will be a total of 2 sets of MCQs in the Question papers (English and Hindi). The candidates can attempt only one set of the MCQs i.e. either the English set or the Hindi set.

The Sections of BLAT 2017 Question Paper

There are 4 sections among which the MCQs of BLAT 2017 will be distributed. These sections are –

  • General Awareness and Current Affairs

  • Common Legal Knowledge

  • Aptitude & Mental Ability

  • Language Comprehension

The General Awareness and Current Affairs

, Common Legal Knowledge
and Aptitude & Mental Ability
section will have 130 MCQs in total and 20 MCQs from the Language Comprehension section.

General Awareness and Current Affairs

– The questions in this section are based on the current events, of both national and international arenas. Also, the candidates can brush up their General Knowledge from various books and from the Internet.

Common Legal Knowledge

– The questions here are based on the study of law. Any law aspirant preparing for BLAT will be familiar with the topics.

Aptitude & Mental Ability

– This section will have questions that will challenge the candidate’s problem-solving ability.

Language Comprehension – This section will be divided into two sets i.e. one in English and other in Hindi. The candidates can write any of the following. The questions here will check the candidate’s hold over Hindi or English vocabulary and language.

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