AILET 2018: The All India National Law Entrance Test (AILET) will be conducted on May 6, 2018. As per the official circular released by the exam conducting body — National Law University, Delhi — the exam will be held from 3 pm to 4 pm at various centres across India. Every year, AILET is held for admissions to the five-year BA LLB (Hons) programme, one-year LLM and PhD programmes.
The application forms will be made available on the official website in the first week of January 2018. Thousands of students appear for AILET to seek admission for the popular BA LLB (Hons) course. Only 73 seats are available of which 52 will be open for students from the general category, while 11 seats are reserved for the Scheduled Castes category, 5 seats for Scheduled Tribes category, 2 for Persons with Disabilities and 3 for Kashmiri Migrants.
Moreover, there are 10 additional seats for foreign nationals.
For the LLM programme, 20 seats are available annually.
For BA LLB: The candidates should have passed Class 12 or senior secondary school examination in any discipline with 50 per cent marks. Those students who will appear in the Class 12 examination in March/ April, 2018 can also apply for AILET 2018.
For LLM course: The candidates should have passed LLB or an equivalent degree from a recognised varsity with at least 55 per cent marks in aggregate. There is 5 per cent relaxation for SC/ ST category.
Ph D course: Candidate must hold the master’s degree in Law from the recognised university. He/ should need to secure 55 per cent marks. There is 5 per cent relaxation for SC/ ST category.