|Date of Issue of First Admission Notification||Second week of December 2016|
|Online application Start Date||Jan 1, 2017|
|Last date for submission of filled-in online application form||March 31, 2017|
|Availability of Admit Card||Third week of April 2017|
|Date of Entrance Exam||Second week of May 2017|
|Result Declaration Date||Third week of May 2017|
|Merit List Release Date||First week of June 2017|
|Counselling started||First week of June 2017|
Lets check the updates syllabus for CLAT 2017
Section 1: English including comprehension
This section is included in judging the proficiency of the candidates on the basis of knowlege in English Comprhension and English Grammar. Reading comprehension will be included the evaluate the candidates on the basis of their understanding of the passage, the central theme, meanings of words used in the passage etc. The grammar section includes the correction of incorrect grammatical sentences, filling in blanks in sentences with appropriate words, etc.
Section 2: General Knowledge and Currents Affairs
In GK and Current Affairs Section, the aspirants are evaluated on the basis of their knowledge in general awareness including static general knowledge. Similar current affairs questions will test a candidate’s knowledge of current affairs. All the aspirants are required to get themselves updated with news and other topics discussed in mainstream media from March 2016 to April 2017.
Section 3: Mathematics
In this section, candidate’s knowledge on elementary Mathematics, that is, Maths taught up to Class X will be tested.
Section 4: Legal Aptitude
In this section, a candidate’s aptitude or interest in law, research aptitude as well as problem-solving abilities will be tested. It has been said that “Questions in this section will be framed with the help of legal propositions and a set of facts to which the said proposition has to be applied. Some propositions may not be “true” in the real sense (e.g. the legal proposition may be that any person who speaks in a movie hall and disturbs others that are watching the movie will be banned from entering any movie theatre across India for one year). Candidates will have to assume the “truth” of these propositions and answer the questions accordingly”.
Section 5: Logical Reasoning
Logical Reasoning Section is included in judging the candidate’s ability to identify patterns, logical links as well as rectify illogical arguments will be evaluated. This section of CLAT 2017 will include logical reasoning questions along the lines of syllogisms, analogies, logical sequences, etc. However, visual reasoning will not be tested.Candidates can purchase CLAT sample papers from the official website of the exam during
All the candidates who want to aspire for CLAT 2017 can also buy CLAT sample papers from the official website of the exam during registration process, so that they can be better acquainted with CLAT 2017 exam pattern.