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Overview

AILET 2023 was held on 11 December 2022 from 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM in pen and paper mode. The controlling authority NLUD released a provisional AILET Exam 2023 answer key and question booklet on its official website on 12 December 2022. Examinees can check the AILET Exam  2023 answer key and if they find doubtful answers, raise objections by 14 December 2022 (11:00 AM). The authority will gather all the candidates feedback and declare the final answer key and result of AILET 2023. Aspirants of the next AILET Exam must check previous year's analysis to know the exam difficulty level, questions types, pattern and expected cutoffs.

NLUD conducts the All India Law Entrance Test (AILET) annually for admitting candidates to undergraduate and postgraduate Law courses. It is important for them to note that there will be no additional, second or any other AILET Exam for admissions in programs for the academic session 2023-2024.

Latest News on AILET 2023

Two sections from the AILET Exam Pattern were removed by NLU Delhi last year, i.e., Elementary Mathematics and Legal Aptitude. Hence aspirants can expect the same pattern for the AILET 2023 Question Paper with 3 exam sections: English Language, Logical Reasoning, and Current Affairs and General Knowledge. They must note the below points to get all the updated schedules for AILET 2023.

       AILET result: To be declared

       Final AILET Exam answer key 2023: To be declared

       Provisional AILET 2023 Answer Key: 12 December 2022

       AILET Exam Date 2023: 11 December 2022

       Download AILET 2023 Admit Card: 25 November 2022

       AILET 2023 Application Form Last Date: 20 November 2022 (Previous date was 15 November 2022)

       AILET Registration 2023 Starts: 7 September 2022

       AILET 2023 Notification: 30 August 2022

What is AILET?

AILET stands for All India Law Entrance Test, the National Level Law Entrance Exam conducted by NLUD which tests candidates' skills in various aspects before taking them in a law course. AILET Exam 2023 aspirants must check all the exam details, including the exam pattern, question types, difficulty level, and eligibility. There were some changes made by NLUD in AILET Exam Pattern, in which the Legal Aptitude and Elementary Mathematics sections were removed. The AILET 2023 Exam has 150 questions divided into three sections:

       English

       Logical Reasoning

       General Knowledge.

The AILET Exam 2023 is of 90 Minutes. There is AILET Negative Marking: -0.25 marks will be deducted for every incorrect answer, and +1 for each correct answer. 

Latest Changes in AILET Exam

There is a short change in the exam pattern for AILET 2023. The chapters, namely Legal Aptitude and Elementary Mathematics, have been removed. There are 3 exam sections from which the questions are asked in AILET Exam 2023. They must note the below guiding points for the latest changes for the AILET 2023 Exam.

       Total Number of Sections: 3, including English, Logical Reasoning, and General Knowledge.

       AILET Total Questions: 150 questions

       AILET Exam Duration: 90 Minutes

AILET 2023 Exam Date

The AILET 2023 Date was declared on its official websites, including application form dates. Aspirants must check official announcements for AILET 2023 Exam Date to avoid missing the deadline for all the exam events.

Events

AILET Important Date

AILET Notification 2023 Date

30 August 2022

Online Application Release Date

7 September 2022

AILET 2023 Application Form Last Date

20 November 2022 (Previously, it was 15 November 2022)

AILET Admit Card 2023 Release Date

25 November 2022

AILET 2023 Exam Date

11 December 2022

Provisional AILET Answer Key 2023 and Question Paper

12 December 2022

Final AILET 2023 Answer Key

To Be Notified

Declaration of Result

To Be Notified

AILET Merit List 2023

To Be Notified

AILET Counselling 2023 Date

To Be Notified

Who is Eligible for AILET?

It is important for aspirants to thoroughly check AILET Exam 2023 Eligibility before applying which includes AILET Age Limit and educational qualifications, in order to avoid disqualification during AILET 2023 Counselling.

AILET Age Limit

There is no upper age limit mentioned by the authorities of NLU Delhi to appear for AILET 2023. Aspirants of any age can apply for AILET Exam 2023 if they qualify for the basic educational requirements.

AILET Educational Qualification

According to the AILET 2023 Educational Details, the below-mentioned criteria are acceptable. Candidates of any age can apply for AILET Exam 2023 after graduation as per the specifications.

       You must have cleared the Higher Secondary School Examination (10 + 2) or an equivalent examination with a minimum aggregate of 45% marks (40% for the reserved category).

       Students who fall under the category of Foreign Nationals must have achieved at least 65% marks in the (10 + 2) exam.

       Those students who are going to appear for the qualifying exam or awaiting results for the same are also eligible to apply for the entrance exam.

AILET Eligibility 2023 for Foreign Nationals

Check the AILET 2023 Exam Eligibility for foreign nationals applicants below.

       If you are a candidate falling under the category of Foreign Nationals, you need not appear for the All India Law Entrance Test (AILET).

       Apart from the exemption from the admission test, other eligibility conditions for Foreign Nationals will remain the same.

       Candidates belonging to the OCI/ PIO category shall be eligible to apply under the Foreign National category or Indian students.

       OCI/PIO candidates who wish to apply under the Indian National category will be required to appear in the AILET 2023.

AILET 2023 Application Form

The AILET Registration 2023 officially started on 7 September 2022 on the official website for the upcoming exam. Aspirants of AILET 2023 must be aware of the entire process of AILET Registration, dates, fees, and last date. They can go through the steps to register. 

How to do AILET Registration 2023?

Aspirants must follow the instructions for accurately filling out the online application form for AILET Exam 2023.

       Visit the official website of NLUD.

       Register yourself with the official website first.

       After filling in the details into the ‘User Registration Form,’ check them carefully before submitting them.

       Now, log in using the AILET Login credentials.

       Choose the relevant AILET 2023 Application Form and click on 'apply.'

       Enter all the prescribed details mentioned in the AILET Exam 2023 Form. Do not leave any section of the application form incomplete.

       Submit the details and proceed to the payment gateway for submitting the AILET Registration Fees.

       On the payment page, choose 'mode of payment' and verify the amount.

AILET Registration Fee

Aspirants can make the payment of AILET Exam 2023 Fees through online mode only with the help of Credit Cards/ Debit Cards/ Net Banking.

       Candidates falling under the category of SC/ST below the poverty line have been exempted from paying the application fee.

       After successful payment, you will receive a confirmation on your registered e-mail ID.

Category

AILET 2023 Application Fee

Unreserved/ OBC/ EWS/ Foreign Nationals/ Kashmiri Migrants

Rs. 3500/-

SC/ ST and PwD candidates

Rs. 1500/-

Below Poverty Line Candidates of SC/ST

Exempted from AILET 2023 Application Fee

AILET Seat Intake 2023

There are complete details here about AILET Exam 2023 seat availability. Aspirants who want to apply for the NLU Delhi admissions, can check the total seats in AILET 2023, including seats in NLU Delhi as per the candidates’ category.

Total Seats in NLUD 2023

The National Law University, Delhi (NLU Delhi) announced the total seats in undergraduate, postgraduate, and doctorate-level law programs. Aspirants must check the break-up of the category-wise seat intake below.

Category

Delhi Region

(55 Seats)

All India

(55 Seats)

AILET Total Seats

Unreserved

24 + 1(PWD)

24 + 1(PWD)

50

SC

7 + 1(PWD)

7 + 1(PWD)

16

ST

4

4

8

OBC

11 + 1 (PWD)

11 + 1 (PWD)

24

Economically Weaker Sections

6

6

12

Total

52 + 3

52 + 3

110

Foreign Nationals (OCI- 5 Seats, Foreign Nationals- 5 Seats)

10

Supernumerary Seats (Kashmiri Migrants, which includes Kashmiri Pandits/ Hindu families)

01

A resident of Jammu & Kashmir (J & K)

02

Grand Total

123

Courses Offered by NLUD

According to the official notification, NLUD offers the following courses on the basis of the All India Law Entrance Test.

       BA LLB (Honours)

       Master of Law (LLM)

       Doctorate of Philosophy (Ph.D.)

AILET 2023 Exam Pattern

There will be 150 multiple-choice questions in the question paper according to the latest paper pattern.

       NLU, Delhi tests candidates’ knowledge based on different subjects, including English, Reasoning, and General Knowledge.

       AILET Negative Marking: NLU has set the criteria for negative marking to encourage candidates to perform well in the entrance test. Each incorrect answer will cost you a deduction of 0.25 marks, i.e., four incorrect answers will lead to a deduction of 1 mark.

       Although no prior knowledge of law or legal principles/legal terminology is required for the exam, legal concepts may be used to examine candidates' understanding and familiarity with legal reasoning in the logical reasoning portion.

The current pattern of the All India Law Entrance Test (AILET) is as follows:

Subjects

Sections

Number of Questions

Old Pattern

New Pattern

English Language

35

50

Current Affairs & General Knowledge

35

30

Logical Reasoning

10

70

Legal Aptitude

35

-

Elementary Mathematics (Numerical Ability)

35

-

Total

150

150

AILET Syllabus 2023

Aspirants must go through the section-wise AILET 2023 Syllabus mentioned below before appearing in the exam. There are three sections in the AILET syllabus as done by the NLU Delhi , as Legal Aptitude and Mathematics have been Removed. They should note the table below to get the updated AILET 2023 syllabus 2023 and be prepared accordingly.

Exam Section

Details

English Language

Synonyms & Antonyms

Reading Comprehension

Inference-based Questions

Para Jumbles

Word Usage

Vocabulary

Grammar

Logical Reasoning

Analogy

Blood Relations

Critical Reasoning

Directions

Series

Syllogism

General Knowledge

Awards & Honours

Current Affairs

Famous Personalities

UN Bodies

External Affairs

Sports

How to Prepare for AILET?

AILET Preparation requires complete coverage of the entire syllabus along with good conceptual clarity. Prepare a study plan as per your understanding of the syllabus and the time left for the exam. Parallelly, revise the syllabus numerous times for better retention and memorization to successfully perform at the All India Law Entrance Test.

AILET Mock Test 2023

Aspirants must practise the AILET Mock test to make themselves exam ready so they are able to solve all kinds of questions in the exam. The AILET 2023 Test Series is prepared by experts according to the latest exam pattern and question trend. They may begin with a free AILET mock test.

AILET Previous Year Papers

Aspirants of the AILET 2023 Exam can also download & solve the previous year's papers as it is an excellent source of practice and the best way to know the kind of questions asked in the exam and understand the exam pattern.  

AILET Sample Paper

The best way is to solve AILET Sample Paper as much as possible after completing each chapter as it will help aspirants to gain conceptual understanding, accuracy, and speed.

AILET 2023 Cut Off

It is important for aspirants to know the actual level of competition in any exam hence they must  go through the cutoff as it helps us know the number of questions to be attempted accurately to qualify. Aspirants will be called for AILET 2023 Counselling based on their cut-off marks.

Note the table below to get a list of previous year's AILET Cut Off for NLUD final admission in UG courses.

Category

2022

2021

2020

2019

2018

General

87.75

100.5

75.25

72.25

71.25

Scheduled Caste

55.75

72.75

48

49.75

49.5

Scheduled Tribe

47.75

63.25

37

50

48.25

Persons with Disability

-

-

44.25

35.25

42.75

Kashmiri Migrants

69

78.5

52

35.25

40.25

Residents of Jammu & Kashmir

69.5

88.75

57

51.25

58

AILET Exam 2023 Admit Card

The authorities NLUD released the AILET Admit Card 2023 on its official website on 25 November 2022. All the registered candidates downloaded the AILET 2023 Admit Card online by using their AILET Login option. The AILET Admit Card is a vital document issued by NLU as it contains essential particulars such as the name, date of birth, signature, photograph, reporting time, exam details of the candidate, etc. They will not be allowed to enter the examination hall without an admit card and valid photo ID proof.

How to Download the AILET Exam Admit Card?

Note the steps below to download AILET 2023 Admit Card from the official website of NLUD.

       Visit NLU Delhi's official website.

       Use your AILET Registration ID and password to log in.

       There is a link to the admit card there.

       On the screen, the AILET 2023 Admit Card will be presented.

       Take a printout of the admit card after downloading it and saving it.

AILET 2023 Analysis

The AILET Analysis 2023 includes section-by-section analysis, topic weightage, good attempts, and projected AILET cutoffs and can be checked now as the exam was conducted on 11 December 2022. Aspirants should check the table below to know the section-wise difficulty level of the AILET Entrance Exam 2023.

Exam Sections

AILET Difficulty Level

English Language

Easy

Current Affairs & General Knowledge

Easy

Logical Reasoning

Moderate

Overall Level

Moderate

AILET Exam 2023 Answer Key

The final Answer Key of AILET 2023 can be procured from the official website of NLUD. The provisional AILET Answer Key 2023 was put up on 12 December 2022 which was open for challenge till 14 December 2022 (11:00 AM). Aspirants can check out the the steps below to download the AILET Answer Key 2023.

       Visit the official site of the NLU Delhi

       Click on the “AILET Answer Key” link.

       Select the course for AILET 2023 “BA LLB or LLM.”

       The answer key will appear on the screen.

       Download the AILET Answer Key 2023 for future reference.

AILET Result 2023

The AILET Result 2023 will be published by NLUD for all the appeared candidates. They can check the mark sheet by entering the roll number and password in the AILET Login section. There will be separate merit lists in the AILET 2023 Result, which includes the combined merit list of shortlisted candidates, the marks-wise list, the roll number-wise list, and the category-wise list.

Qualified candidates will be called for the NLU admission process in the form of AILET Counselling.

AILET Merit List 2023

The authorities NLU Delhi will prepare the AILET Merit List 2023 for BA LLB and LLM courses after the result declaration. The application number, rank, marks, and roll number of all candidates who took the AILET 2023 are included in the merit list. Those with a better rank in the AILET Exam Merit List cum rank list will be considered first for the final AILET Admission Procedure.

AILET 2023 Counselling

Qualified individuals shortlisted in the merit will get a call and invitation mail from NLUD to attend the AILET Counselling process which is the final stage of the AILET Admission process and is held offline in the NLUD Campus. They must know every step of the counselling process.

       Download the AILET 2023 call letter after the declaration of the result

       Complete AILET Counselling Registration

       Report AILET 2023 counselling venue as per the scheduled date

       Verify your documents as the requirements

       Pay AILET 2023 counselling fees of rupees 10,000/-

FAQs on AILET 2023

1.What is AILET?

All India Law Entrance Test AILET is the national-level Law Exam conducted by NLUD. The candidates have to appear for this exam if they are thinking of studying Law at National Law University, Delhi. The total AILET Exam Duration is 90 minutes, in which you have to answer 150 questions, asked from the below chapters.

       English

       Logical Reasoning

       General Knowledge.

 

2. What is the AILET 2023 Exam Date?

NLUD has released AILET 2023 Exam Date on its official website. As per the latest update, AILET Exam 2023 is scheduled to be held on 11 December 2022.

3. Are there any changes in AILET Exam Pattern 2023?

Yes, NLUD made a few changes in AILET Exam Pattern in the last year.  the candidates can expect the same updates for AILET Exam Pattern 2023, which will include the below 3 sections:

       English

       Logical Reasoning

       General Knowledge.

4. What is AILET 2023 Eligibility?

The candidates have to pass the 10+2 exam with at least 50% in aggregate from a recognized board in any stream. However, the age limit is not counted in AILET 2023 Exam.

5. What is the age limit for AILET Exam 2023?

There is no upper age limit to take the AILET Exam 2023. If the candidates qualify for the basic educational qualification, then they can apply for this exam.

6. How to fill AILET 2023 Application Form?

The candidates must fill out AILET 2023 Application Form online on the official website of NLUD. Note the steps below to complete AILET Registration.

       Register on the official website of NLUD

       You will get AILET Login details after registration.

       Login to the portal again.

       Fill AILET Application Form and upload all the required documents.

       Complete the payment process

       Keep a hard copy of the AILET Registration Form for future reference.

7. How to prepare for AILET?

You can begin your AILET preparation by going through the syllabus, assembling a booklist, and choosing the right AILET classes for you. You should complement your AILET Exam preparation with mock tests and test series.

8. What is the syllabus for AILET Exam 2023?

NLUD has made some changes to the AILET Exam Pattern. As per the latest updates, the syllabus for AILET Exam 2023 consists of all the topics from the below-mentioned chapters.

       English

       Logical Reasoning

       General Knowledge.

9. Which are the best books for AILET 2023 Preparation?

The candidates can choose the below-mentioned books for AILET 2023 Preparation.

       Objective General English by S P Bakshi

       Objective English for Competitive Examination BY Tata McGraw Hill

       Quick Learning Objective General English BY R S Agarwal

       Word Power Made Easy by Norman Lewis

       Pratiyogita Darpan

       Manorama Yearbook

       Lucent’s General Knowledge

       A Modern Approach to Logical Reasoning by R S Agarwal

       Logical Reasoning by R K Gupta and Samiksha Gupta

10. What is the difference between CLAT and AILET?

CLAT and AILET are two law entrance exams in India. AILET stands for All India Law Entrance Test and CLAT stands for Common Law Admission Test. AILET is for admission in NLU while through CLAT you can seek admission to multiple colleges available.

11. Is there a limit on the number of attempts for the AILET Exam?

There is no upper limit on the number of attempts for the AILET Exam. You can take as many attempts as you like. The only thing is that the candidates have to qualify for the basic educational qualification for AILET 2023.

12. What is AILET Full Form?

The full form of AILET is the All India Law Entrance Test. The candidates appearing for the upcoming exam must be well-versed with the AILET Full Form and other details of this exam.

13. Can I crack AILET 2023 in 3 Months?

It is recommended to start your AILET Preparation as early as possible. If the candidates follow a strategic preparation plan, they can easily crack AILET 2023 in 3 Months. They need to maintain a daily time schedule for each exam section.

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