CLAT Application Form 2024: Online Registration, Fees, Documents Required

 

CLAT Application Form 2024 (Out) – Registration Direct Link, NLU Preference List, Application Process

 

CLAT Application Form 2024 – Ready to take your first step towards a legal career? We have some good news for you. CLAT 2024 Application Form is out. 

 

The Consortium of National Law Universities commenced the CLAT online applications on July 1, 2023. The last date to complete the CLAT 2024 registration process is November 3, 2023. 

Candidates are advised to read and fulfil the CLAT Eligibility Criteria 2024 before filling out the CLAT exam form.

 
 

 

The CLAT 2024 exam is scheduled for December 3, 2023  and will be conducted in offline mode. The candidates who pass the entrance test will be eligible for admission to UG law courses offered by the 22 National Law Universities. These universities will accept candidates’ CLAT 2024 scores to offer admission to various LLB courses across India. Read on to learn more about the CLAT 2024 application process.

 

CLAT Registration 2024 – Highlights

 

  • Consortium of NLUs released notification for CLAT 2024 on their official website https://consortiumofnlus.ac.in/
  • The Consortium of NLUs has started accepting CLAT Application Form from 1st of July 2023. 
  • The last date to submit CLAT 2024 Application Form is 3rd November 2023. 
  • Candidates need to submit CLAT registration form through online mode only. No offline applications will be entertained.
  • Fill all the asked details in the application form carefully as once they submit the form, no correction facility will be provided after 3rd November 2023.
  • CLAT Exam 2024 is scheduled on 3rd December 2023.

 

Events
Dates
CLAT 2024 website
CLAT Admission Notification
July 1, 2023
CLAT 2024 Application Form Release Date
July 1, 2023
CLAT 2024 Last Date to submit  Application Form
November 3, 2023
Last Date to Submit CLAT Application Fee
November 3, 2023
CLAT 2024 Exam Date
December 3, 2023

 

Documents Required while filling CLAT 2024 Application Form

 

Candidates must upload a few documents on the official website while completing the CLAT 2024 application form. The list of the documents is given below: 

 

  • Passport size recent photograph of the candidate with a plain background. (in jpg/jpeg or PNG format) 
  • Signature of the candidate. (in jpg/jpeg or PNG format)
  • Category certificate if you are applying under SC/ST/OBC (certificate issued by a competent authority).
  • Category certificate if the candidate is applying for the PWD (certificate issued by a competent authority).
  • Category certificate if the candidate applies for the BPL (certificate issued by a competent authority).

 

Document
Image Size
Format
Photograph
Maximum – 500 KB
jpg/jpeg or PNG
Signature
Maximum – 100 KB
jpg/jpeg or PNG

 

Details Required for CLAT 2024 Application Form

 

The candidate needs to fill in the following details while filling out the CLAT registration 2024 online: 

 

  • Name of the candidate,
  • Selected course (anyone from BBA LLB, BA LLB, B.Com LLB, B.Sc LLB, BSW LLB, LLB)
  • Date of birth
  • Email address of the candidate
  • Gender
  • Graduation year (for 3 years LLB students)
  • Mobile number
  • Name of the candidate
  • Nationality
  • Parent’s name
  • Candidate’s category

 

Steps to fill CLAT 2024 Registration Form

 

Online Registration→ Fill up the Application Form → Upload Documents → Pay Fee → Submit

 

The candidates can fill out the  CLAT exam application form  with the help of the following steps:

Step 1 : Visit the official website of the Consortium of NLU at https://consortiumofnlus.ac.in/

Step 2 : Click on the candidate’s CLAT Registration link in the notification bar.

Step 3 : Now, fill in the necessary details of the candidate, such as the mobile number and e-mail ID, to register on the website.

Step 4 : After submitting, an OTP will be generated on the candidate’s registered mobile no. for validation.

Step 5 : Now, the candidate will have to log in using the registered mobile no. or email address.

Step 6 : After login, the candidates must fill in all the necessary details on the page.

Step 7 : Now click on submit button (no further editing will be allowed after submitting the form).

Step 8 : Now, candidates should enter the preference order for all 22 NLUs as per their preference.

Step 9 : Next, upload all the required documents in the specified format and size.

Step 10 : Submit the form and pay the CLAT exam fee online using the Net banking/credit/debit card options.

Step 11 : After submitting the fees, the candidates must save the CLAT application form and take the printout for future reference.

 

CLAT 2024 application form fees: For exam centres in India

 

The candidates must pay the CLAT 2024 application fees online per their category. The fees for the Application Form are as given below:

 

Category
CLAT 2024 Application Fee
General/ OBC/ PWD/ NRI/ PIO/ OCI category candidates
INR 4000
SC/ ST/ BPL category candidates
INR 3500

 

How to check CLAT 2024 Application Status?

 

  1. Visit the official website 
  2. Now,login with the required details. 
  3. Click on the Application Status tab. This will show whether your form is accepted or rejected. 

 

Also, you can check your e-mail for the official confirmation by CLAT.

 

CLAT 2024 Exam Centres

 

CLAT 2024 Exam Centers list will be released soon before the commencement of the exam. The exam is scheduled on December 3, 2023. Every year a fresh list of exam centres is released by the exam authorities. However the same will be updated here after the official release, till then candidates can check the previous year exam centres list.

 

State
Cities
Andhra Pradesh
Anantapur, Chirala, Eluru, Guntur, Kadapa, Kakinada, Kurnool, Nellore, Ongole, Rajahmundry, Srikakulam, Tekkali, Tirupathi, Vijayawada, Visakhapatnam, Vizianagaram
Arunachal Pradesh
Itanagar/Naharlagun
Assam
Dibrugarh, Guwahati, Jorhat, Silchar, Tezpur
Bihar
Arrah, Bhagalpur, Darbhanga, Gaya, Muzaffarpur, Patna, Purnea
Chandigarh
Chandigarh
Chhattisgarh
Bilaspur, Bhilai Nagar, Durg, Raipur
Delhi
New Delhi
Goa
Panaji/Madgaon
Gujarat
Ahmedabad, Anand, Bhavnagar, Gandhinagar, Himatnagar, Jamnagar, Mehsana, Rajkot, Surat, Vadodara
Haryana
Faridabad, Gurugram, Ambala, Hisar, Karnal, Kurukshetra, Panipat, Rohtak, Sonipat, Yamuna Nagar
Himachal Pradesh
Bilaspur, Hamirpur, Kangra, Kullu, Mandi, Shimla, Una
Jammu and Kashmir
Jammu, Samba, Srinagar
Jharkhand
Bokaro Steel City, Dhanbad, Hazaribagh, Jamshedpur, Ranchi
Karnataka
Ballari (Bellary), Belagavi (Belgaum), Bengaluru, Bidar, Davanagere, Dharwad/ Hubli, Kalaburagi (Gulbarga), Hassan, Mangaluru (Mangalore), Mysuru (Mysore), Shivamogga (Shimoga), Tumakuru (Tumkur), Udupi, Vijayapura (Bijapur)
Kerala
Alappuzha, Ernakulam, Idukki, Kannur, Kasaragod, Kollam, Kottayam, Kozhikode, Malappuram, Palakkad, Thiruvananthapuram, Thrissur
Lakshadweep
Kavaratti
Madhya Pradesh
Bhopal, Indore, Gwalior, Jabalpur, Sagar, Satna, Ujjain
Maharashtra
Ahmednagar, Akola, Amravati, Aurangabad, Chandrapur, Dhule, Jalgaon, Kolhapur, Latur, Mumbai/ Navi Mumbai, Nagpur, Nanded, Nashik, Pune, Raigad, Ratnagiri, Sangli, Satara, Solapur, Thane, Wardha
Manipur
Imphal
Meghalaya
Shillong
Mizoram
Aizawl
Nagaland
Kohima
Odisha
Balasore, Berhampur-Ganjam, Bhubaneshwar, Cuttack, Dhenkanal, Rourkela, Sambalpur
Pondicherry
Pondicherry
Punjab
Amritsar, Bhatinda, Jalandhar, Ludhiana, Mohali, Patiala, Sangrur
Rajasthan
Ajmer, Alwar, Bikaner, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Kota, Sikar, Sriganganagar, Udaipur
Sikkim
Gangtok
Tamil Nadu
Chennai, Coimbatore, Madurai, Salem, Erode, Thanjavur, Nagercoil, Tirunelveli, Tiruchirappalli, Vellore, Namakkal
Telangana
Hyderabad, Khammam, Karimnagar, Warangal, Nizamabad, Mahabubnagar
Tripura
Agartala
Uttar Pradesh
Ghaziabad, Greater Noida, Meerut, Noida, Agra, Aligarh, Bareilly, Gorakhpur, Jhansi, Kanpur, Lucknow, Mathura, Moradabad, Muzaffarnagar, Prayagraj, Varanasi, Allahabad
Uttarakhand
Dehradun, Haldwani, Haridwar, Roorkee
West Bengal
Siliguri, Barasat, Barrackpore, Kolkata, Asansol, Burdwan (Bardhawan), Hooghly, Howrah, Kalyani

 

How to Update CLAT 2024 Test Centres?

Candidates can follow the steps below to update their test centre preferences in the CLAT 2024 application form.

 

  1. Go to the official CLAT website
  2. Then, log in to the CLAT account.
  3. On the next window, click the ‘Edit Application button.
  4. Next, go to the ‘Preferences’ tab.
  5. Then, candidates can choose up to 3 test centres for CLAT 2024.
  6. Next, click the Next (>) button.
  7. Scroll down and accept the declaration.
  8. Finally, click the ‘Save Form’ button.

 

Note: Candidates can also take this opportunity to review and update their name, date of birth, and reservations if it needs any correction. Also, the Consortium will not entertain any request to change the test centre and other data after the last date.

 

CLAT Helpdesk 2024

 

If you encounter any discrepancies or issues with your form, you can reach out to the NLU Consortium for support through the official helpline provided below:

 

Email: [email protected]

Contact Number: 08047162020 (available from 10:00 am to 05:00 pm on all working days)

 

CLAT Application Form 2024 Correction Fee

 

There is no information about the CLAT 2024 Correction window in the notification. Hence, students are advised to fill the application form very carefully. Please note that once the application is submitted and paid, the candidate cannot change the program, category, and BPL field.Updates to application form will not be entertained after the closure date.

 

In case you make a mistake you may have to cancel the application form and apply again.You could contact the relevant authorities, explaining why you want to cancel the registration. While refunds are generally not granted, you may have a chance if your reason is valid and compelling.

 

However, if your errors cannot be corrected, another option is to submit a new registration form. This could prompt the authorities to disregard your previous application and accept your latest one. It’s important to remember that multiple applications from the same candidate are typically not accepted according to the current policy.

 

What after CLAT Application Form 2024?

 

  • The window for submitting CLAT Application Form 2024 will close on 3rd November 2023. 
  • The CLAT Admit Card/Hall ticket can be downloaded by the candidate by logging into his/her account. The exact date on which the hall tickets will be made available will be intimated on the website. The CLAT exam is scheduled for 3rd December 2024 across various exam venues within India.
  • Candidates who qualify CLAT 2024 will be called for the counselling procedure. At the time of counselling, candidates must indicate their NLUs preference online where they want to take admission by centralized counselling procedure. The admission to UG and PG in CLAT counselling participating universities will be done on the merit-cum-preference. As per the preference filled by the candidates, the seat will be allocated to them.

 

 

CLAT Application Form 2024 FAQs

 

Q. When will the CLAT registration 2024 form be available on the official website?
Ans. The CLAT 2024 registration form has been available on the official website since July 1, 2023.

Q. What is the last date to submit the CLAT 2024 application form online?
Ans. The last date to submit the CLAT 2024 application form is November 3, 2023.

Q. Can I fill CLAT Form in offline mode?
Ans. No. As per the official notification, the Law Consortium will accept the applications filled only through online mode.

Q. What are the CLAT Form Fees?
Ans. The CLAT application form price varies depending on the category you belong to. You will complete details about the exam fee below.
For General/ OBC/ PWD/ NRI/ PIO/ OCI category candidates, the fee is Rs. 4,000.
For the SC/ ST/ BPL category candidates, it is Rs. 3500.

Q. Can the CLAT 2024 application form be submitted after the last date?
Ans. No, the CLAT 2024 application form cannot be submitted after the last date, unless, of course, the date is extended.

Q. Can NRI/Foreign Nationals apply for CLAT 2024?
Ans. Yes

Q. How can I contact the CLAT authorities if I face any difficulties while filling up the application form?
Ans. You can reach out to the NLU Consortium for support through the official helpline provided below:

Email: [email protected]
Contact Number: 08047162020 (available from 10:00 am to 05:00 pm on all working days)

 

Conclusion

 

In conclusion, completing the CLAT entrance exam registration is the first step towards achieving your dream of a successful legal career in India. The online enrolment for CLAT 2024 will open on 1st July, 2023 and close on 3rd November, 2023. The application form, complete in all respects and after payment of fees must be finally submitted and paid on or before 3rd November, 2023 (11:59 P.M.). Incomplete application forms shall not be considered. Ensure to follow the above steps carefully as not adhering to the guidelines or any discrepancy found in the CLAT Application Form may result in termination of your candidature. 

 

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