ADMISSION PROCEDURE

 

Admission to the B.A., LL.B.(Hons.) Five-Year Integrated Course

NLUJAA shall strictly follow the admission criteria laid down by the CLAT. Accordingly, the admission shall exclusively be based on the performance of the candidate in the Common Law Admission Test (CLAT). However, in order to qualify for admission, the candidate:

1. Should have passed 10+2 examination or its equivalent with minimum 50% marks in the aggregate (45% marks in case of SC/ST/Persons with Disabilities).
2. Should be below 20 years of age as on 1st July 2016 (22 years in case of SC/ST and in case of Persons with Disabilities).
3. The candidates appearing in or awaiting results of the qualifying examination respectively being held in March/April 2016 may also apply and appear for the CLAT provisionally subject to the condition that they shall produce the proof of having passed the qualifying examination with the prescribed percentage of marks at the time of their interview/ counselling.
4. The candidature of:
a. those who do not clear the qualifying examination with the requisite marks and fail to produce result on the date of counselling, and
b. those who get compartments/re-appear in any subject in the qualifying examination,
shall be cancelled and the subsequent securing of qualifying marks shall not be considered at any stage.

Intake and Reservation

Total = 60 Seats
(a) General Category: 30 Seats
(b) Scheduled Caste: 4 Seats
(c) Scheduled Tribe (Plain): 6 Seats
(d) Scheduled Tribe (Hills): 3 Seats
(e) Person with Disability (PWD): 2 Seats
(f) Permanent Resident of Assam (State Domicile): 15 Seats


Note: The candidates applying for admission under any of the reserved categories shall be required to submit the certificate from the respective competent authority/authorities thereby justifying their claim for admission under a particular category. Candidate who do not specify the Category as ST (Plain) or ST (Hills), will be considered under the Category of ST (Plain) only.

Admission to the LL.M. One-Year Course

The admission shall exclusively be based on the performance of the candidate in the Common Law Admission Test (CLAT). However, to qualify for the admission, the candidate must have passed LL.B. Three Year / Five Year Integrated Degree Examination from any university whose degree is recognized by the University Grants Commission as well as by the NLUJAA, with 55% marks (50% marks for SC/ST/Persons with Disabilities).

1. The candidates appearing in or awaiting results of the qualifying examination respectively being held in March / April 2016 may also apply and appear for the CLAT provisionally subject to the condition that they shall produce the proof of having passed the qualifying examination with the prescribed percentage of marks at the time of their interview / counselling.
2. The candidature of:
a. those who do not clear the qualifying examination with the requisite marks and fail to produce result on the date of counselling, and
b. those who get compartments / re-appear in any subject in the qualifying examination,
shall be cancelled and the subsequent securing of qualifying marks shall not be considered at any stage.

Intake and Reservation

The total number of seats for the LL.M. Course shall be ten (10). The division of seats shall be as under:

(a) General Category: Six (6) Seats*
(b) Scheduled Tribe (Plains): One (1) Seat
(c) Scheduled Caste: One (1) Seat
(d) Scheduled Tribe (Hills): One (1) Seat
(e) Persons with Disabilities: One (1) Seat

*Out of the Six Seats, one seat shall be reserved for the Permanent Residents of Assam. Candidate who do not specify the Category as ST (Plain) or ST (Hills), will be considered under the Category of ST (Plain) only.