Law Entrance Exams are conducted on an All India basis as well as on Institution/University basis. Different law Universities and law colleges in India conduct different law entrance exams to admit students to their courses. The Bar Council of India controls Legal Education in India. It has laid down standards in terms of system, classroom teaching, practical training and skills, court visits, moot court, legal aid work, and other practical training programmes for law students.

There are two levels of Law Entrance Exams:

  • Undergraduate Entrance Exam
  • Post Graduate Entrance Exam
 List of Law Entrance Exams
 AIBE – All India Bar Exam
 AILET – All India Law Entrance Test
 APLAWCET – Andhra Pradesh Common Law Entrance Test
 AIL Entrance Test – Army Institute of Law Entrance Test
 BHU BLAT – Banaras Hindu University B.A.LL.B.(Hons) Admission Test
 BHU UET for LLB – BHU LLB Entrance Exam
 Kerala 3 Years LLB Entrance – Commissionerate of Entrance Examinations Kerala 3 Years LLB Entrance Exam
 CLAT – Common Law Entrance Test
 KLEE – Government of Kerala Law Entrance Exam
 GNLU – Gujarat National Law University Entrance Exam
 ITLA – ICFAI Test for Law Admissions
 IIT Kharagpur RAT – Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur Research Aptitude Test
 LSAT – Law School Admission Test On 15-May-2016
 NLSIU – National Law School of India University Entrance Exam
 NLUO Admission Test – National Law University Orissa Admission Test
 PU B.A/B.Com LL.B Entranc – Panjab University B.A/B.Com LL.B (Hons) Entrance Exam
 PU LLB Entrance Exam – Panjab University LLB Entrance Exam
 Patna University BLET – Patna University Bachelor of Law Entrance Exam
 RULET – Rajasthan University Law Entrance Test
 SET – Symbiosis International University Entrance Exam
 TSLAWCET – Telangana Common Law Entrance Test
 UPES ULSAT – University of Petroleum and Energy Studies Legal Studies Aptitude Test
 UTU CLAT – Uttarakhand Technical University Common Law Entrance Test
Discontinued Exams
NLU NET Exam – National Law University Jodhpur National Entrance Test Discontinued
NUJS – W.B. National University of Juridical Studies Entrance Exam Discontinued

Law Entrance Exam Eligibility: –

  1. Education – Minimum qualification is 10+2 (% depends on University / Institute)
  2. Age – Should not be more than 20 years of age on 1st July, 2009 (22 years in case of SC/ST/OBC/Handicapped)

Law Entrance Examination Pattern and Admission Process

  1. There are several other law course entrance exams held in India for admission into other law colleges. The paper pattern more or less is similar.
  2. The Law Entrance Exam is objective type in nature. Questions can come from any field, science, finance, history, law, just about anything.
  3. The questions invariably cover areas like Reasoning, General Awareness, Numerical Aptitude, Legal Aptitude and Preliminary Political Science.
  4. In most of the institutes/universities, selection is on the basis of an entrance test.