AILET (All India Law Entrance Test)

AILET 2018 Notification, Exam Date, Application Form, Eligibility, Exam Pattern, Syllabus, Admit Card, Result and Counselling

The All-India Law Entrance Test (AILET), conducted by NLU Delhi annually for admission to its Five-Year Integrated BA LLB (Hons) programme, one-year LLM and PhD programmes. The admission notice and application forms will be made available on the university website in the first week of January, 2018. AILET 2018 exam has been scheduled on May 6, 2018.

It is one of the first class national graduate schools in India based on the five-year law degree show proposed and actualized by the Bar Council of India. As law aspirants the nation over rigging up for the different BA LLB, LLM and Ph.D. Consistently NLU Delhi informs about AILET exam and welcomes qualified students to apply through online.

AILET 2018 Notification

AILET 2018 Application Form has been released from 4th January 2018

AILET 2018 Exam Date 

Event Name


AILET 2018 Notification

3rd January 2018

Online application process beginning

3rd January 2018

Last date to submit online application form

7th April 2018

AILET 2018 admit card

14th April 2018

Date of Exam

6th May 2018

BA.LL.B (Hons.) result declaration

24th May 2018

AILET 2018 Application Form

  • The application forms for AILET 2018 will be available on the website from the first week of January 2018.
  • Aspiring candidates will be required to first register themselves on the official website of NLU by entering the desired information including their email id and their scanned photograph.
  • Post registration, candidates will be required to go to the ‘Application Locker’ and select the application form they would like to fill-in.
  • This procedure will be followed by payment of application fee which confirms the application.
  • AILET 2018 examination form will be available only in online mode and candidates need to submit them there itself.

Application Fee

  • For GEN/OBC category candidates: INR 3000
  • For SC/ST/PwD category candidates: INR 1000
  • The application form for AILET 2018 is free of cost for the candidates belonging from SC/ST category below the poverty line.

For detailed information on AILET 2018 Application form

AILET 2018 Eligibility Criteria

The examination authority, NLU has defined separate eligibility criteria for all the programs. Candidates can check AILET Eligibility Criteria for different programs below:

AILET Eligibility Criteria for LLM Course:

  • Candidate with LLB degree or any other equivalent degree with minimum 55% aggregate marks can apply (In case of SC/ST/PwD it is 50% marks)
  • Candidate appearing in last year of LLB can also apply

AILET Eligibility Criteria for LLB Program:

  • Candidate must have passed Class 12 with the minimum aggregate marks of 50%.
  • According to the official notification released by NLU, Delhi the eligibility criteria of age for admission is withdrawn.
  • Candidates appearing in 12th class examination in March/April are also eligible for applying.

AILET Eligibility Criteria for Ph.D. course:

  • M. Degree with 55% marks or its equivalent (50% in case of SC/ST/ Persons with Disability)

For detailed information on AILET 2018 Eligibility Criteria

AILET 2018 Exam Pattern

Candidates who filled AILET 2018 application form must check exam pattern before making any exam preparation plan.

  • AILET 2018 exam will be of 90 minutes
  • The exam will be of 150 marks
  • Duration of exam 90 minutes
  • The Number of questions:
  • A.LL.B (Hons) – it will have 150 multiple choice questions (MCQs)
  • M. – It will have 100 multiple choice questions and one essay type question on law


No .of Questions





General Knowledge



Legal Aptitude










150 Questions

150 Marks

For detailed information on AILET 2018 Exam Pattern

AILET 2018 Syllabus

English: Comprehension passages, Synonyms, Antonyms, Choosing correct words, Idioms and phrases, Jumble words and sentences, Fill-in the blanks

General Knowledge: History, Geography, General Science, Economics, Civics and Current Affairs

Mathematics: Profit and Loss, Speed and Distance, Time and Work, Algebra, Average, Permutation and Combination and Venn Diagrams

Legal Aptitude: Study of law, Research aptitude and Problem solving ability

Reasoning: Logical and Analytical reasoning skills

For detailed information on AILET 2018 Syllabus

AILET 2018 Admit Card

The AILET 2018 Admit Card will be published by the examining authority before the exam on the official website. The candidates who have registered themselves for the upcoming entrance test can check the availability of admit card by the end of April 2018.

The steps to download AILET 2018 Admit Card

  • Go to the official AILET website to get the AILET 2018, Admit Card.
  • Click on the “Existing User” tab.
  • Enter candidate's AILET 2018 login ID and password.
  • Click on Login.
  • Candidate will be redirected to your AILET 2018 candidate profile.
  • Click on the “Download AILET 2018 Admit Card” button.
  • Save AILET 2018 admit card on the system and take a print out.

AILET 2018 Result

The AILET 2018 result will be announced in the month of June 2018 on the official AILET 2018 website. On the basis of the marks secured in the AILET 2018 results online, a result merit list will be prepared for candidates. AILET result merit list will be prepared separately according to all the categories. 

How to view the AILET 2018 Results:

  • Go to the official AILET 2018 website.
  • Candidates need to fill up all the information like AILET 2018 roll number, name.
  • Click on the “Submit” button to view the AILET 2018 result

AILET 2018 Counselling

  • AILET 2018 counselling procedure will be conducted in offline mode by National Law University, Delhi.
  • The examination authority will issue the admission letters to the qualified candidates. Such candidates should remit the admission-cum-counselling fee for AILET 2018.
  • The seats will be allotted to the qualified candidates in more than one rounds, the first round of seat allotment and AILET 2018 Spot Counselling round which will be organised on 26th June 2018
  • Once the admissions are made in the first slot, a list of shortlisted candidates is issued by NLU Delhi for AILET 2018 Spot Counselling Round.

For detailed information on AILET 2018 Counselling Process

AILET 2018 Preparation

Candidates appearing for AILET 2018 have to be aware of the complete AILET syllabus that will be included in the AILET exam so as to prepare well and score better. AILET covers the questions from five major areas: English, General Knowledge and Current Affairs, Legal Aptitude, Logical Reasoning and Elementary Mathematics.

One of the important steps toward a preparation is to identify the subjects of your interests and weaknesses and make an individual strategy for them.

Time Management and Practice for Offline Exam

Do not waste time on questions you don't understand, move on to next question. Practising as much the candidate can from the past year question booklets and sample papers available on the internet and bookstores can help a lot in understanding the format and get along with the questions of AILET entrance test.