CLAT 2020: Here’s how to bag 1st rank in examination Law as a career has been a fad for quite a long time and in recent years more number of students are inclined towards this evergreen career option. With the exam knocking the door, the anxiety levels are going up, not only of the students but also of the ever-concerned parents. The first lesson is not to just worry about the exam but prepare judiciously because this is the only thing which can reduce the so-called exam pressure. So, my dear aspirants, be brave and take the bull by the horn.
Prepare well, have a plan, have a backup plan and, more importantly, know the strategies to adopt.
CLAT stands for Common Law Admissions Test. It is an all India entrance examination conducted by the National Law Schools/Universities for admissions to their under-graduate and post graduate degree programmes (LLB and LLM). The responsibility of conducting the exam is rotated and given on the basis of seniority in establishment.
There has been a number of changes in the overall pattern of the paper this year and it would look something very close to the table below: The pattern of question paper for the UG Courses in CLAT 2020 is as follows:
Maximum Marks 150 Duration of CLAT 2020 Exam 02:00 Hours Multiple-Choice Questions 150 questions of one mark each Negative Marking 0.25 Mark for each wrong answer Subject Areas with weightage: (approximate number of questions) English Language 28-32 questions, or roughly 20 per cent of the paper Legal Reasoning 35-39 questions, or roughly 25 per cent of the paper Logical Reasoning 28-32 questions, or roughly 20 per cent of the paper Quantitative Techniques 13-17 questions, or roughly 10 per cent of the paper Keeping in mind the changes introduced by CLAT this year, some aspirants may misconstrue the reduction of number of questions from 200 to 150 as something totally in their favour. But the caution this year is that the paper is going to be lengthy with a number of paragraph-based questions in almost all the 5 sections. Even GK […]