NLSIU, Nagarbhavi, Bangalore – 560242, Karnataka
Ph: 080-23160532/33/34/35 Fax: 080-23160534 Website:

[At Seven Law Schools: NLSIU, Bangalore, NALSAR, Hyderabad, NLIU, Bhopal, NUJS, Kolkata, NLU, Jodhpur, HNLU, Raipur, GNLU, And Gandhinagar]

Date of Common Law Admission Test: Sunday, 11th May, 2008 between 3&5 p.m.

Indian Nationals seeking admission to the courses mentioned above must appear in CLAT.

Foreign Nationals: Consult the websites of the respective Law Schools

Under-graduate Programmes

  1. Eligibility: 10+2 Examination or equivalent with not less than 50% marks (students taking qualifying examination in March / April 2008 are also eligible to apply)

  1. Age Limit: 20 Years as on 1st July 2008

(For reserved Categories – refer to the information brochure)

  1. Pattern : The test paper will consist of 5 Sections with objective type questions only

Post-graduate Programmes (EXCEPT FOR NLU, JODHPUR)

  1. Eligibility: Consult the information brochure

Procedure for obtaining of application form and Submission
Application will be issued from 31st January, 2008. Last date for sending the filled in application form along with the enclosures will be 10th April 2008.

  1. Off-line:

(1) Printed application forms along with the brochure will be available at the designated breaches of the corporation Bank and State Bank of India against the payment of Rs. 2000/- only (inclusive of test fee and bank charges).

2) Request for applications may be sent to the convener, CLAT, National Law School of India University, Bangalore- 560242, with a demand draft for Rs. 2,000/- drawn in favour of the Convener, CLAT, and payable at Bangalore.

3) Applications can also be downloaded from The downloaded application along with the DD and other enclosures should be sent to the convener, CLAT at the address mentioned above.

  1. On-line: For online submission of application, visit The completed and printed online CLAT 2008 application form along with DD for Rs. 2,000/- drawn in favour of Convener, CLAT and payable at Bangalore along with other enclosures should be sent to the Convener, CLAT at the above address. Incomplete applications will be rejected.

Application fee is not refundable

For other details: Visit

Addl Info:

Apart from the Seven Universities mentioned above, the following National Law Universities will be making use of Common Law Admission Test scores for their respective admissions for the academic year 2008-09:

  1. Chanakya National Law University
    A.N. Sinha Institute of Social Studies Campus
    Gandhi Maidan, Patna-800001
    Ph: 0612-6450242, Fax: 2205920

  2. Dr. Ram Manohar Lohiya National Law University
    Sec-D1, LDA Colony, Kanpur Road Scheme
    Near Power House, Lucknow-226012
    Ph: 0522-2422855.

  3. Rajiv Gandhi National University of Law
    Punjab, Mohindra Kothi
    The Mall, Patiala-147001
    Ph: 017502304188.
For any clarification regarding the CLAT, please contact:
The Convenor
Common Law Admission Test
National Law School of India University
Nagarbhavi, Bangalore-560242.
Ph: 080-23213160, 23160532,

Prakash Yedhula
on 08 March 2008
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