AIBE Exam Pattern 2018 – Understanding the All India Bar Examination (AIBE) 2018 exam pattern was one of the initial steps that aspirants should have taken before preparing for the test. AIBE exam pattern 2018 helped candidates to know the structure of the test. Bar Council of India (BCI) has conducted AIBE XI on December 3, 2017, in a paper-based mode. AIBE is an open book test i.e. candidates can carry their study materials like books and hand written notes to the exam centre. However, test takers were not allowed to carry any electronic devices such as mobiles, laptops, tablets etc. inside the exam hall. According to the AIBE exam pattern 2018, the test included 100 Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) and candidates were allotted 3 hours 30 minutes to complete the exam. The questions were prepared from 19 different topics. For each correct answer, 1 mark will be awarded while no marks will be deducted for wrong answers. AIBE 2018 was held in 11 national languages. Know more about AIBE exam pattern 2018 from this article.
As mentioned above, AIBE 2018 was held in a paper-pen based mode and included 100 MCQs from 19 different topics. According to the AIBE exam pattern 2018, the questions was divided into two categories (Category I and II). There was no negative marking scheme for AIBE XI and for every correct answer 1 mark will be awarded. Check the table below to know more about AIBE 2018 exam pattern.
AIBE exam structure 2018
|Mode of test||Paper-pen based|
|Medium (Language)||Assamese, Bengali, English, Gujarati, Hindi, Kannada, Marathi, Oriya, Punjabi, Tamil and Telugu|
|Duration||3 hours 30 minutes|
|Types of questions||Multiple Choice Questions|
|Marking Scheme||1 mark for each correct answer; no negative marking|
After getting familiar with the AIBE exam pattern 2018, aspirants are advised to know the various topics and sub-topics. To know the various topics on which the questions will be based, candidates must check the AIBE syllabus 2018. With the help of the syllabus, candidates won’t avoid wasting time on unnecessary topics. AIBE has released the list of topics on which the questions will be based. Check the table below to know the various topics on which questions of AIBE 2018 will be based -
|S.No.||Topics||No. of questions|
|1.||Intellectual Property Laws||2|
|2.||Land Acquisition Act||2|
|7.||Public Interest Litigation||4|
|8.||Professional Ethics & Cases of Professional Misconduct under BCI rules||4|
|9.||Labour & Industrial Laws||4|
|10.||Law related to Taxation||4|
|11.||Alternative Dispute Redressal including Arbitration Act||4|
|12.||Law of Tort, including Motor Vehicle Act and Consumer Protection Law||5|
|15.||I.P.C (Indian Penal Code)||8|
|16.||Law of Contract, Specific Relief, Property Laws, Negotiable Instrument Act||8|
|18.||Cr.P.C (Criminal Procedure Code)||10|
|19.||C.P.C (Code of Civil Procedure)||10|
Some benefits of getting familiar with the AIBE exam pattern are -
AIBE is a screening test held by the BCI to grant the Certificate of Practice to the qualifying candidates. With this certificate, candidates will be able to practice law in any court across the country. Aspirants with an LLB degree from a recognised law school and who is enrolled as an advocate to a State Bar Council can apply for the test. AIBE XI is an open book test and candidates can carry their reading materials to the examination hall. However, no electronic device such as mobile phones, laptops, pagers etc. were allowed inside the exam hall.