CLAT Important Dates 2018

Preeti Gupta updated on : 01 Nov 2017

CLAT 2018 is scheduled to be held on May 13, 2018. Candidates can find all the important details including important dates regarding the exam here.

CLAT 2018 Important Dates

The Common Law Admission Test (CLAT) 2018 will be conducted by the National University of Advanced Legal Studies (NUALS) Kochi on May 13, 2018. The exam conducting bodies have just made an official announcement of CL AT 2018 only and the complete calendar of CLAT important dates 2018 will tentatively be released in December 2017. Candidates planning to appear for the exam can check CLAT 2018 official notification for all the important dates. However, before the launch of official important dates of CLAT 2018, candidates can check the tentative calendar here. It includes CLAT 2018 related dates based on the previous year CLAT calendar. CLAT important dates 2018 will give candidates an overview of the events like CLAT 2018 application form release dates, last date to fill the exam form, CLAT admit card, exam date, result etc. The schedule with important dates of CLAT 2018 will help candidates keep a track of all the events related to the Common Law Admission Test. Furthermore, with CLAT important dates 2018 on tips, candidates will also be able to make sure that they don’t miss any important event.

CLAT 2018 will be conducted in online mode. There will be different questions papers for the candidates applying for CLAT 2018 for UG and PG courses. There will be 200 questions in CLAT 2018 for undergraduate law courses while the question paper of CLAT 2018 for postgraduate law programmes will have 150 multiple choice questions.

CLAT Important Dates 2018


Dates (Tentative)

CLAT 2018 Notification

December 2017

Commencement of online registration for CLAT 2018

January 1, 2018

Fee payment of CLAT 2018 starting date

January 1, 2018

Online registration for CLAT 2018 – Last date to pay

Online fees

March 2018*

Online window of CLAT 2018 application form closes

March 2018*

Fee payment of CLAT 2018 ends

March 2018*

Release of CLAT 2018 admit card

April 2018*

Online test of CLAT 2018

May 13, 2018 (Official)

Publishing of CLAT answer key (provisional)

May 2018*

Publishing of Final CLAT 2018 answer key

May 2018*

Announcement of CLAT 2018 result at the official website

May 2018*

CLAT 2018 counselling start date

June 2018*

CLAT 2018 counselling ends

July 2018*

CLAT 2018 Important Events

The issue of CLAT 2018 official notification:

It will be released tentatively in the last week of December 2017. It will have all the details regarding CLAT 2018 like important dates, application form filling process, eligibility criteria, documents required etc. Candidates should go through this carefully to understand every aspect of CLAT 2018.

Commencement of CLAT 2018 application process:

NUALS Kochi will make available CLAT 2018 application forms from January 1, 2018. Candidates will have to submit the duly filled application forms before March 2018.

The release of CLAT 2018 admit card:

Candidates will not be allowed to enter the examination hall without a valid and verified admit card. The exam conducting body will release CLAT admit card 2018 around 20 days before the exam. Candidates will be allowed to download their admit cards by logging into their account using the registration ID and password created while filling the application form.

CLAT 2018:

This is the most important event for which all other events take place. So candidates should mark this date in the calendar and start exam preparation accordingly.

CLAT 2018 result:

CLAT result 2018 decides future of the aspirants who appeared for the exam. Candidates who meet the minimum qualifying marks will only get their names in the merit list and get a call for counselling round. CLAT 2018 result will most probably be announced in the last week of May 2018.

CLAT 2018 counselling:

CLAT counselling 2018 will be conducted in the month of June 2018 for the candidates who qualified in the exam.

CLAT 2018 Application Process

Candidates should mark all the important dates and start filling the application form as soon as possible. Candidates should first read CLAT 2018 eligibility criteria carefully and register for the exam online at the official website. As CLAT application form 2018 will be available only in online mode, candidates will have to fill the application form in online mode itself. To ensure that their forms don't get cancelled or rejected, candidates should first go through the form filling process carefully. No corrections will be allowed in CLAT 2018 application form after final submission, so they should pay attention to every minute detail like address, spelling of the name, date of birth etc.

Stay tuned to for latest updates on CLAT 2018.

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