*NOTE: Based on the pattern of CLAT 2019. The details may or may not change.


CLAT Application Procedure: Online Application

The CLAT 2020 Online Application Form will be accessible on the CLAT website between 1st January, 2020 to 31st March, 2020 along-with the Information Brochure. No hard copy of the Application Form and Information Brochure will be sold.

CLAT 2020 Information Brochure (not the application form) will also be accessible from the respective website of all the participating NLU(s).


Mode of Payment Through CLAT 2020 Website

A candidate will have to make payment on three occasions through CLAT website viz,

(i) Submitting the Online Application Form

(ii) If interested in downloading the Previous Year’s Question papers

(iii) While participating in the counseling session.

A candidate will have to make online/offline payment through CLAT website.

The online payment can be made through net-banking, debit card, credit card etc. wherein the candidate will have to bear the additional bank transaction charges for remitting the fees through payment gateways.

For paying the fees offline through website, the candidate will have to download the ‘Bank Challan‘ that will be generated with the required information, as filled in by the candidate, and make the payment with additional bank charges at any branch of the designated bank.

After making the requisite payment at the bank, the candidate needs to fill-in the details of the Bank Challan as required at the relevant section of application form on the website.


CLAT 2020 Application Fee

(i) For Unreserved/OBC/PWD and other category candidates: Rs. 4000/- (Non refundable / non adjustable)

(ii) For SC/ST category candidates: Rs. 3500/- (Non refundable / non adjustable)

(iii) The above application fee includes cost of online application form and e-brochure.

(iv) Previous year e-Question Papers of CLAT shall be available on the payment of Rs. 250/- only (Non refundable / non adjustable) . For this the mode of payment is Online only.


Mode of Application

(i) There is only one mode of application i.e. online which can be accessed by a candidate after registering himself/herself on the CLAT website by creating a LOGIN ACCOUNT.

The Online Application Form can be submitted only between 1st January, 2020 to 31st March, 2020 (11:59 P.M.).

The submitted Online Application Form in PDF format and other details will be available and accessible in the LOGIN ACCOUNT of the candidate.

(ii) No copies of the filled in Online Application Form or uploaded certificates/documents need to be sent to the CLAT Office separately .

(iii) The Hall-Ticket/Admit Card may be accessed / downloaded by the candidate in the personal LOGIN ACCOUNT. The candidate is required to take the printout of the Admit Card to the Examination Hall.

(iv) Incomplete application or application in any mode other than online or application after the last date and time shall not be considered.


Declaration of Results

CLAT 2019: The result will be published on the CLAT website with an overall merit list of candidates prepared according to their CLAT Score along with their categories.

In addition, state specific and all India merit lists will be prepared for various categories of candidates like Unreserved/ SC/ ST/ OBC/ Women/ PWD etc. The candidate will be able to access the results through the personal LOGIN ACCOUNT.


*NOTE: The above mentioned details are based on the details and pattern of CLAT 2020.