CLAT 2021: Exam Date changed; CLAT is on June 13 now
2 weeks ago
The date of the Common Law Admission Test (CLAT) has been changed. The Consortium of National Law Universities (CNLU), which conducts the examination, has issued a notice on Wednesday, 6 January 2021 on the official website consortiumofnlus.ac.in.
According to the notice, now CLAT 2021 examination will be held on June 13, 2021. Earlier the exam was scheduled to conduct on May 9, 2021.
The consortium of national law universities changed the date due to the CBSE board exam – According to the notice, the date of CLAT 2021 has been amended keeping in view the schedule of the recently released CBSE board exam. The date of the CLAT 2021 was getting clashed with the date of the board examination.
CLAT exam is conducted for admission to the five-year Bachelor’s Degree (LLB) course and Masters Degree (LLM) course at various National Law Universities (NLUs) located across the country. Many students who appeared in the CBSE board exams appear in the CLAT exam. Due to this, changes have been made to the exam date.
The registration for CLAT 2021 has already started. Interested candidates can register from January 1 till March 31, 2021, on the below official link.