CLAT 2022 Exam Pattern, Syllabus: The The National Law Universities Consortium (UNL Consortium) will carry out Common Law Admission Test (CLAT) 2023 on December 18. In a first, the consortium had scheduled two tests in 2022. The first session took place in May.
Candidates who have passed class 12th or are going to appear in the board exam can apply for UG-CLAT 2022. The application process started on 8th August. Candidates who are intending to appear for the exam can check the detailed exam pattern and syllabus below.”
CLAT Exam Pattern 2023
CLAT 2023 will be a 2-hour test, with 150 multiple choice questions carrying 1 mark each. There will be negative marking of 0.25 marks for each wrong answer. These questions would be divided into the following 5 subjects: English Language, Current Affairs including General Knowledge, Legal Reasoning and Logical Reasoning and Quantitative Techniques.
CLAT 2023 plan
CLAT 2023 will focus on assessing candidates’ comprehension and reasoning skills and abilities. The CLAT 2023 syllabus will include:
English language: This section will contain passages of about 450 words each. Each passage will be followed by a series of questions that will require candidates to demonstrate your understanding and language skills.
General knowledge: This section will include passages of up to 450 words each. Passages will be derived from news, journalistic sources, and other non-fiction writing. The questions may include an examination of legal information or knowledge covered or related to the passage, but would not require any additional knowledge of the law beyond the passage.
Legal reasoning: In this section, candidates are expected to read passages of around 450 words each. Passages may relate to factual situations or scenarios involving legal issues, public policy issues, or moral philosophical inquiries.
Logical Reasoning: The Logical Reasoning section of CLAT 2023 will include a series of short passages of around 300 words each. Each passage will be followed by one or more questions
Quantitative techniques: This section of CLAT 2023 will include short sets of facts or propositions, graphs or other textual, pictorial or schematic representations of numerical information, followed by a series of questions. You will be asked to obtain information from these passages, graphs, or other representations and apply mathematical operations to that information.