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CLAT 2023 | Latest Updates & Instructions


Please refer to the respective Test Centres allotted to candidates.


Sunday, December 18, 2022, 2:00 pm

The Common Law Admission Test (CLAT) is a national level entrance exam for admissions to undergraduate (UG) and postgraduate (PG) law programmes offered by 22 National Law Universities around the country. CLAT is organized by the Consortium of National Law Universities consisting of the representative universities.

All admissions to the 5-year integrated BA LLB (Hons) programme and the 1-year LLM programme, that commence in the Academic Year 2023-2024, shall be through the CLAT 2023 which shall be held only once on December 18, 2022.

Information Brochure

View the NLSIU Information Brochure here.

Important Dates

  • August 8, 2022 – Applications Open.
  • October 2022 –  Release of First Sample Question Set
    Please note, the sample question sets will be sent to candidates who have paid the application fee.
  • October 2022 – Open Campus Visit for registered candidates. The campus visit at NLSIU will be on October 27 & 28, 2022. Read more about our campus visit here.
  • October 2022 – Release of Second Sample Question Set
  • November 13, 2022 – Last Date for receiving applications.
    Note: The application deadline has been extended to November 18, 2022 (11.59 pm). View the official statement here.
  • December 18, 2022 – CLAT 2023 Exam

Instructions for Candidates at NLSIU

Candidates appearing for the examination at the NLSIU campus are requested to go through the following instructions:

How to get to NLSIU?

If you need help in reaching our campus, please click here.

Test Centres in Karnataka

● National Law School of India University, Bengaluru – View Seating Chart for NLSIU
● St. Joseph’s College of Law, Bengaluru
● Dr. Ambedkar Institute of Technology, Bengaluru – View Seating Chart
● JSS Law College, Kuvempunagar, Mysuru
● SDM Law College, Mangaluru – View Seating Chart
● Karnataka State Law University (KSLU), Hubli

For other details on CLAT, please visit

Press Release

Read the post-examination Press Release here.