CLAT 2020 Exam on 28 Sept, Know Answer Key, Result & Counselling dates

Consortium of NLUs is set to conduct Common Law Aptitude Test (CLAT) on September 28, 2020. Ahead of the examination Consortium publishes detailed schedule for publication of post-exam activities including Answer Key, Result and CLAT counseling 2020.

By Rohit Sindhu, Updated : Sep 28, 2020 12:16 IST
CLAT 2020 Exam on 28 Sept, Know Answer Key, Result & Counselling dates
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Consortium of National Law Universities (NLUs) is going to conduct CLAT 2020 Aptitude test on September 28, 2020 (Monday). Consortium also publishes a schedule of activities after the CLAT 2020 examination, as Answer key are lined-up on the same day in Evening. Candidates appearing for the CLAT 2020 examination to be held on 28 September 2020 (2:00 to 4:00 PM) are intimated on the tentative schedule of activities inclusive of Answer key (Provisional/ Final), result and Counseling.  

As the Common Law Aptitude Test (CLAT) exam 2020 to be held on Monday, examination related instruction are issued. The Online CLAT 2020 exam will be of two hours time duration. The question paper shall consist of 150 questions for UG and 120 questions for PG candidates. There will be a Negative marking of 0.25 marks for every wrong answer.

The candidates are expected to reach the Centre 1 hour before the start of the examination. No candidate shall be allowed to enter the test Centre after 15 minutes of the commencement of the examination, notice read. Candidates are only allowed to carry to the examination hall the carrying Blue/Black Ball Pen, CLAT Admit Card, Any Photo I.D Proof issued by the Government, Transparent water bottle, Own face mask, gloves and personal hand sanitizer (50ml), Self-Health Declaration and Disability Certificate for PWD candidates.

The Common Law Admission Test (CLAT) is a national level entrance exam for admissions to undergraduate (UG) and postgraduate (PG) law programmes offered by 22 National Law Universities around the country. CLAT is organized by the Consortium of National Law Universities consisting of the representative universities. Earlier, registrations for the examination closed on 10th July 2020.

CLAT 28 Sept Exam Live Updates:

Sept 28, 2020- 12.02 PM: Supreme Court allows a Covid-19 postive tested candidate to take Exam in isolation. Supreme Court hearing a petition filed by a student who has tested Covid-19 positive, delivers its verdict in favour of hime and allows allows the aspirant to take Common Law Admission Test, 2020 (CLAT) examination in isolation, today.

Here is a detailed CLAT 2020 schedule for Post exam activities-

After successfull condcut of exam, the Consortium to publish the CLAT 2020 Answer Key on 28th September, Evening. Representations, if any, relating to the exam, questions or key to be heard/ accepted from 28th September, 2020 evening to 29th September, 2020 12:00 Midnight. Following the schedule amended answer key (if necessary) would be published on 3rd October, 2020.

Read- CLAT 2020 Answer Key & Paper Analysis

CLAT result to be declared along with Merit List on 5th October. Payment of counselling fee (Rs 50,000) to start from October 6 and to last on 7 October, 2020. CLAT Counselling / Admissions to take place from 9th to 15th October, 2020. Candidates will be asked to deposit Rs 50,000/- as counselling fees which will be adjusted in the fee payable to the University. The detailed schedule for pre/ post exam activities can be obtained from CLAT 2020 website.