CLAT Result 2017


CLAT ResultCLAT Result 2017 – The Common Law Admission Test (CLAT) 2017 result is available online. Download CLAT result from this page and check ranks, scores and qualifying status of candidates. The CLAT result 2017 was announced on May 29. To download the CLAT score, candidates are required to log in by entering their registered email ID and Password. On successful login, candidates will be able to check their CLAT Ranks, score, qualifying status and other details. Candidates are advised to keep the CLAT scorecard safe until the conclusion of the counselling rounds. Based on the candidate’s score and rank, the exam body will prepare a merit list. According to the merit list, candidates will be shortlisted for the counselling rounds of the participating NLUs. This year, Maharashtra National Law University, Nagpur becomes the eighteenth NLU to accept the CLAT 2017 score. The entrance test was held in a computer-based mode on May 14, 2017. Know more about CLAT result 2017, scorecard, ranks, etc. from this page.
Important Link
CLAT 2017 Result (Available now)
CLAT Cutoff 2017
CLAT 2016 Cutoff
CLAT 2017 Merit List
CLAT 2017 Participating Institutes


Steps to download the CLAT Result 2017

In order to access the CLAT scorecard, the candidates can follow the steps given below –

  • Click on the link provided in the article.
  • The candidate login page will appear. Here, the candidates are required to enter their email ID & password and click on login.
  • Now, click on the result tab.
  • On accessing the result cum scorecard, the candidates are advised to download the same and keep a copy of it.

CLAT Result 2017 Dates

The table below provides the important dates regarding the test and result.

CLAT Result 2017
S.No. CLAT 2017 Events Result
1. Release of Preliminary Answer Key May 16, 2017
2. Candidates can raise objections against the keys May 17 to 19, 2017
3. Release of Final Answer Key  May 25, 2017
4. Announcement of CLAT Result May 29, 2017

Access the window below to check CLAT Result 2017

The CLAT 2017 Scorecard will furnish the following details of the candidate –

  • Name.
  • Father’s name.
  • Roll number.
  • Application number.
  • Category.
  • CLAT score.
  • All India Rank.
  • Category Rank,
  • NRI Rank.
  • NRI Sponsored Rank.

CLAT Result 2017 – Important Points

Some important points regarding CLAT 2017 result that candidates must note are provided in the table below –

S.No. Important Points
1. The result of CLAT 2017 is available online.
2. Candidates must log in with their user ID and password to check the result.
3. A link is provided on this page to check the CLAT result 2017.
4. The CLAT score card is also be available.
5. Based on the CLAT result, rank, scores, a merit list will be prepared.
6. On the basis of CLAT result, candidate’s will be shortlisted for the counselling rounds of the NLUs.
7. Candidates are advised to keep the score card safe until the conclusion of the counselling rounds.

CLAT tie-breaking method

In the case of any two or more candidates with equal score in the CLAT result, then the following procedures will be applied to break the tie –

  • The candidates with higher marks in the Legal Aptitude section of CLAT.
  • Candidates with higher age will be given more priority.
  • Random draw of lots by computer.

CLAT Cutoff 2017

The cutoff scores for CLAT will be released by the various Institutes accepting the CLAT score. The cutoff marks are the minimum scores that a candidate must score to be eligible for the pre-admission process of the Institutes. These Institutes will have their own cutoff scores, thus, the marks will vary from each other. For years, the cutoff marks remain almost the same, therefore, the cutoff marks for this year also is expected to remain somewhat closer to each other. Check the table below to check the cutoff score of the various Law schools accepting the CLAT score –

Participating Institutes CLAT Closing Rank (2015)
National Law School of India University 54
National Academy of Legal Studies and Research 125
National Law Institute University 285
West Bengal National University of Judicial Sciences 203
National Law University Jodhpur 308
Hidayatullah National Law University 500
Gujarat National Law University 398
Ram Manohar Lohiya National Law University 569
Rajiv Gandhi National University of Law 697
Chanakya National Law University 877

After the conduct of the CLAT 2017, various experts has released the expected cutoff scores based on the difficulty level of the test, availability of seats, and various other factors. The table provides the CLAT expected cutoff scores of few of the renowned experts and coaching institutes of CLAT.

S.No. Institute/Expert Expected CLAT cutoff
1. Career Launcher 145+
2. Rajneesh Singh (DO-Zen/CLAT Essentials) 144.5
3. Crack CLAT 145 – 148
4. LegalEdge Tutorials 142 – 145

CLAT Counselling 2017

Candidates who score the required cutoff marks of CLAT 2017 will be shortlisted for the counselling rounds of the 18 NLUs. A merit list will be prepared on basis of CLAT 2017 result i.e. candidate’s rank, score, etc. The candidates who are shortlisted for the counselling rounds are required to follow the steps provided below –

Step 1: The shortlisted candidates are required to pay a counselling fee at the CLAT office.

Step 2: After payment of the fee, candidates are required to visit the allotted NLU to participate in the counselling rounds.

Step 3: Candidates can lock the allotted seats within the provided time period.

CLAT Seat Matrix

A total of 18 NLUs will be accepting CLAT 2017 score. There is a total of 2312 seats for LLB programmes while 604 seats for LLM programmes. As per the reservation norms of Government of India, the seats of the participating NLUs will be reserved. Candidates can check the reservation percentage of various categories from below –

CLAT UG 2017 Seats

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CLAT PG 2017 Seats

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Bitupan Boruah

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