CLAT Result 2018

Nov. 22, 2017 4683 Team EC

CLAT Result 2018CLAT Result 2018 – NUALS Kochi will be announcing the CLAT 2018 result online. To download CLAT result 2018, test takers are required to log in by entering their registered email ID and password. It is expected that the result of CLAT will be released on May 31, 2018. The CLAT scorecard will be providing candidate’s details, marks scored, all India rank, category rank, etc. Based on CLAT result 2018, a merit list will be prepared to shortlist candidates for counselling rounds of the participating NLUs. There are 19 NLUs in total offering admission to their 2372 LLB seats. The CLAT 2018 scorecard is an important document and students must make sure that they keep the document safe until the conclusion of the admission rounds. Also, various other law schools will be accepting the CLAT 2018 scores. The notification for CLAT 2018 will be announced on December 20, 2017. NUALS Kochi will be conducting CLAT exam on May 13, 2018. Go through this page for more details on CLAT result 2018, dates, steps to download scorecard, details printed and other important details.


CLAT Result 2018 Dates

The important dates related to the CLAT result 2018 is provided in the table below. These CLAT important dates are prepared according to previous year timetable and will be updated with the announcement of the notification.

Schedule of CLAT 2018 Result

S.No. Events Dates
1. CLAT 2018 exam date May 13, 2018
2. Announcement of CLAT result May 31, 2018
3. Allocation list to be published First week of June 2018
4. Payment of CLAT counselling fee to lock allotted seats First week of June 2018
5. NLU admission rounds starts Last week of June 2018

How to check CLAT Result 2018?

To download the CLAT Result 2018, test takers can follow the steps provided below

Steps to check CLAT Result 2018

  • Enter email ID: Candidates are required to enter the email ID which was provided during the registration process
  • Enter Password: Now, candidates are required to enter the password which was provided after successful registration on their email ID and mobile number
  • Download: On accessing the CLAT result 2018, check the details provided and download the same. Also, keep a copy of the CLAT scorecard for future reference


Note: On accessing the CLAT scorecard, candidates must download it and take a printout of the same. The CLAT score card is an important document and it must be kept safe until the conclusion of the admission rounds of the NLUs and other participating law schools.

Details printed on CLAT Result 2018

The following are the details that will be printed on the CLAT score card 2018 -

Candidate’s details Name, father’s name, roll number, application number, category
Score CLAT Score 2018
Rank All India rank, category rank, NRI rank, NRI sponsored rank

CLAT tie-breaking process

If two or more candidates obtain equal marks in CLAT 2018, then the following methods will be followed to break the tie -

  • Method 1: Candidate with highest marks in Legal Aptitude section of CLAT entrance test will be given higher rank
  • Method 2: If the tie remains even after applying Method 1, then candidate with the higher age will be allotted higher rank
  • Method 3: If the tie still remains after following the above two methods, then a random computerized lottery will be drawn.

Important points regarding CLAT Result 2018

Few important points that candidates must remember about CLAT result 2018 are provided below -

  • The CLAT 2018 result will be available online only
  • To check the CLAT Scores, one must log in with their registered email ID and password
  • According to the ranks obtained by candidates, they will be shortlisted for counselling
  • Both ranks and score will be printed on the CLAT scorecard 2018
  • The CLAT scorecard is an important document and test taker must keep it safe until the completion of admission rounds

CLAT Cutoff 2018

After the announcement of CLAT result 2018, the various NLUs and other law schools will be releasing the cutoff scores. Only the test takers obtaining the minimum CLAT cutoff scores will be shortlisted for the counselling rounds. These cutoff scores of CLAT will be prepared on various factors such as the total number of seats, a difficulty level of test and the total number of test takers. The previous year CLAT cutoff scores of the top NLUs are provided below -

CLAT Closing Ranks of NLUs

S.No. National Law University CLAT Closing Rank (AIR)
1. National Law School of India University, Bangalore 1779
2. National Academy of Legal Studies and Research 5098
3. National Law Institute University 17348
4. West Bengal National University of Judicial Sciences 7556
5. National Law University Jodhpur 8051
6. Hidayatullah National Law University 29835
7. Gujarat National Law University 10585
8. Ram Manohar Lohiya National Law University 28216
9. Rajiv Gandhi National University of Law 12580
10. Chanakya National Law University 16614

CLAT Counselling 2018

After the announcement of the result, the various NLUs will release the list of provisionally selected candidate. This shortlist will be prepared on the basis of candidate’s rank secure in CLAT 2018 and NLU preference provided in the application form. There will be a total of four CLAT counselling rounds and for each round, a list of provisionally shortlisted candidates will be released. The shortlisted students are required to pay the online counselling fee and select the Lock or Upward Shifting option. Candidates can also withdraw their names from the admission process. To complete the admission process, candidates are required to visit the allotted NLUs and submit the remaining fee amount and produce the required documents.

Note: Only after the completion of all the counselling steps, candidates will be allotted seats.

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