CNLU – Admission Procedure
Candidates who are seeking admission to the BA.LLB. programme are required to appear for the CLAT exam. However, candidates who belong to the Foreign Nationals and NRI category are not required to take the exam and there is no age limit for them. The prospectus and application form can be obtained from designated branches of State Bank of India, Indian Bank and all the National Law Schools. The form can also be downloaded from the website www.clat.ac.in.
Candidates who fall under Foreign Nationals Category and NRI category should submit the duly completed application form with all required documents. The form to be sent along with the Demand Draft for requisite amount in favour of Registrar, Chanakya National Law University, Patna, (Bihar). The candidates must make sure that the application form must be sent before or on the last date of the submission. The institute does not take any responsibility for any delay or loss.
CNLU Reservation :
It must be noted that the reservations shall be as set by the provisions of The Bihar Reservation Act, 2003. The reservations are allotted as given below.
- Scheduled Tribes 1%
- Scheduled Castes 16%
- Backward Classes 12 %
- Extremely Backward Classes 18 %
- Women of Backward Classes 3 %
Candidates who wish to avail reservation coming under the reserved category as mentioned above; are required to submit the necessary documents to prove their eligibility. In case he/she fails to submit the documents, they will be treated as a general category candidate.
The candidates will get the Hall Ticket of CLAT and OMR Option form for CNLU. The option form must be filled in before handing it over to the examination Center-in-Charge on the prescribed date. As mentioned earlier, there are total of 80 seats and 20 are reserved for Foreign Nationals and NRI. These students will get direct admission without appearing for CLAT. If these reserved seats are vacant then it will be offered to the general candidates.
Contact Details :
Chanakya National Law University,
A.N. Sinha Institute Campus,
Patna - 800 001 (Bihar)
Tel. 0612-6450242, 2200789