The Widespread Regulation Admission Check 2021 (CLAT 2021) will be held on Might 9, in offline manner, announces a notification issued by the Consortium of Nationwide Legislation Universities.

On account of the prevailing COVID condition, the notification, on the other hand, provides that the offline conduct of the exam will be “issue to revision in case of necessity”.

On the web applications for the examination will be out there from January 1, 2021. The previous date for submission of online applications is March 31, 2021.

Those people college students who secured 45% marks or larger in their 10+2 tests will be eligible to seem for CLAT 2021. The lower-off is 40% for Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe candidates.

The software price for the test is Rs. 4,000 (Rs. 3,500 for SC/ST candidates).

This 12 months, the assessment was before scheduled to be carried out on 7th September, 2020. On the other hand, the identical stood postponed on evaluation of the prevailing lockdown condition in many areas of the state, especially the lockdown introduced in the state of West Bengal for 7th September and continued lockdown in the condition of Bihar until eventually 6th September. The CLAT 2020 evaluation for both equally UG and PG candidates was last but not least held on 28th September, 2020 from 2 to 4 PM.

Delhi Higher Courtroom had in September dismissed a plea seeking a household-based exam for CLAT 2020.

Though dismissing the petition, the One Bench of Justice Jayant Nath observed that dwelling-based mostly examinations may not be acceptable for about 78,000 candidates who are to choose the exam.

The courtroom even further observed that the chance of the exams getting compromised or manipulated by the individuals/coaching centers cannot be ruled out.

The Consortium of Nationwide Regulation Universities had issued directions for candidates showing in the Popular Law Admission Test 2020 assessment, which was held in off-line method. It had been clarified that those people candidates who have tested favourable for Covid-19 and are beneath professional medical surveillance will not be permitted to get the evaluation.

Subsequently, the Supreme Courtroom experienced authorized a Covid Contaminated CLAT aspirants to appear in the entrance exam in an isolation space at the examination centre.

The Governing Human body of Consortium of National Legislation Universities in November unanimously elected Professor (Dr.) Vijender Kumar, Vice-chancellor of Maharashtra Nationwide Regulation College, Nagpur as the convener of Popular Regulation Admission Check (CLAT) 2021.

Kumar succeeds Prof. Balraj Chauhan who served as convener of CLAT 2020 which witnessed the withdrawal of Nationwide Regulation Faculty of India College, Bengaluru (NLSIU) from the consortium foremost to chaos and finally culminating in litigation prior to the Supreme Court.

National Academy of Legal Scientific studies and Exploration (NALSAR) Vice-Chancellor professor Faizan Mustafa has been elected as the president of the Consortium of Countrywide Legislation Universities.

The consortium unanimously elected him as the president at its annual assembly.

Professor Poonam Saxena, Vice-Chancellor, NLU Jodhpur, has been elected the Vice President Typical Regulation Admission Exam (CLAT) 2021 and professor V.C. Vivekanandan, Vice-Chancellor, HNLU, Raipur, as the member of the government committee for CLAT-2021.