CLAT Exam Centres 2018

Sept. 22, 2017 396 Team EC

CLAT Exam Centres 2018CLAT Exam Centres 2018 – The Common Law Admission Test (CLAT) 2018 will be conducted by National University of Advanced Legal Studies (NUALS), Kochi in a computer-based mode at different  testing centres across India. The test will be held across various CLAT exam centres located over 60 cities on May 13, 2018. While filling the application form, students can select up to three CLAT test cities according to their preference. Based on applicant’s city preference, a CLAT exam centre will be allotted to them. Complete address of the CLAT exam centres 2018 will be printed on the admit card. After completion of the application process, no request to change the CLAT exam centres 2018 will be entertained by the exam officials. On the day of the test, students must reach the CLAT exam centres at least 30 minutes prior to the commencement of the exam. Also, students are required to carry their admit card and a valid photo ID to their CLAT 2018 exam centres. Go through this page for more details on CLAT exam centres 2018.

How to select CLAT exam cities?

While filling the application form, students can select up to three CLAT exam cities according to their preference. Based on the candidate’s preference, the test officials will allot a CLAT exam centre 2018 located in that particular city. The exam officials reserves the right to cancel CLAT exam centres 2018 if the number of candidates opting to appear for that particular centre is insufficient or exceeds the centre's capacity limit. Such students will be allotted a nearby CLAT test centre according to their second or third exam city preference.

What documents do we need to carry to the CLAT exam centres 2018?

On the day of exam, applicants must make sure they carry all required documents to the CLAT exam centres, which are -

  • CLAT admit card 2018
  • A valid photo ID (UID/Aadhaar Card/E-Aadhaar Card copy, Photo Identity issued by School/College, Driving License, etc.)

Before entering CLAT exam hall, students must produce both the admit card and photo ID to the invigilator. If candidates fail to produce any of the documents, then they will not be allowed to enter the exam hall.

CLAT Exam Centres 2018

The list of test cities will be available with the CLAT 2018 notification. As mentioned earlier, it is expected that more than 60 cities will be conducting CLAT 2018. The table below provides the previous year CLAT test cities.

CLAT test cities

States CLAT exam cities Total no. of test cities
Andhra Pradesh Vijayawada, Vishakhapatnam 2
Assam Guwahati 1
Bihar Patna, Muzzafarpur 2
Chhattisgarh Bilaspur, Raipur 2
Delhi Delhi 1
Gujarat Ahmedabad, Gandhinagar 2
Haryana Faridabad, Gurgaon, Hisar, Kurukshetra 4
Himachal Pradesh Kangra, Shimla 2
Jharkhand Jamshedpur, Ranchi 2
Jammu and Kashmir Jammu, Srinagar 2
Karnataka Bangalore, Mysore 2
Kerala Kochi, Thiruvananthapuram 2
Madhya Pradesh Bhopal, Indore 2
Maharashtra Mumbai, Nagpur, Navi Mumbai, Pune 4
Manipur Imphal 1
Odisha Bhubaneswar, Cuttack 2
Meghalaya Shillong 1
Punjab Amritsar, Chandigarh, Jalandhar, Mohali, Patiala 5
Rajasthan Jaipur, Jodhpur, Kota 3
Sikkim Bardang, Gangtok 2
Tamil Nadu Chennai, Coimbatore, Madurai, Tiruchirapalli 4
Telangana Hyderabad 1
Uttarakhand Dehradun, Haldwani, Nainital 3
Uttar Pradesh Agra, Allahabad, Barabanki, Ghaziabad, Gorakhpur, Greater Noida, Kanpur, Lucknow, Noida, Unnao, Varanasi 11
West Bengal Kolkata 1

Exam day guidelines

CLAT is one of the toughest law entrance exams of the country where thousands of candidates appear for admission to LLB programmes of the 19 National Law Universities (NLUs). On the day of the test, students must make sure they follow the CLAT exam day guidelines -

  • Carry the necessary documents to the CLAT exam centres 2018
  • Avoid carrying any unnecessary papers
  • Students must reach the exam centre at least 30 minutes before the test starts
  • Also, avoid carrying any electronic device such as mobile phone, pager, tablets, etc. inside the exam hall
  • Before entering the exam hall, check the seating arrangements

About CLAT 2018

Every year, one of the 19 NLUs conduct CLAT for admission to their 2372 LLB seats. The test is held in a computer-based mode and will include 200 Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs). These questions will be divided into 5 sections. The questions in the test will be in English language. To complete the test, students will be allotted 120 minutes. Each correct answer will carry 1 mark and 0.25 mark will be deducted for every wrong attempt. The CLAT score will be accepted by NLUs and other participating law schools.

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