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AILET Basic Information

  • Application Fee:₹ 3,050
  • Number Of Attempts:1
  • Examination Modes:Pen & Paper Mode
  • Exam Conducting Body:National Law University, Delhi (NLUD)
  • Courses:LLM, BA LLB (HONS.)
  • Streams:Law

AILET 2024: Exam Dates, Application, Eligibility, Admit Card

Updated On - November 20 2023 by Abhinandan Singh

AILET 2024 exam is scheduled to take place on December 10, 2023, from 11 AM to 12:30 PM. AILET is conducted by the National Law University, Delhi (NLUD). The university has announced that the AILET 2024 application forms and admission notice will be available on the official website,, starting from August 7, 2024. The exam for AILET BA LLB will consist of 150 objective-type questions across English, logical reasoning, and general knowledge, including current affairs. On the other hand, the AILET LLM and PhD exams will focus solely on various aspects of law. Students interested in pursuing law as a career can mark these important dates to ensure timely application and preparation for the AILET 2024 exam.

AILET 2024 Latest Updates

Prospective candidates are advised to complete their registration before the deadline and stay updated with any announcements or changes through the official website.

  • Registration Deadline: AILET 2024 registration closes on November 15.
  • Registration Process: Candidates can register for the exam on the official website,
  • Exam Date: AILET 2024 is scheduled to be held on December 10, 2023.
  • Admit Card: AILET 2024 admit cards will be available for download on November 20.  Candidates can download the admit card from the official website, The admit card will contain essential details such as the candidate's name, date of birth, exam date, timings, and exam center.
  • Exam Mode and Timing: The exam will be conducted in a pen-paper mode from 11 am to 1 pm.
  • Application Correction Window: Candidates can make changes to their AILET 2024 applications from November 14 to 15, 2023.
  • Exam Cities: The exam will be conducted in various cities across India.
  • Exam Pattern Change: NLU Delhi has introduced a major change in the AILET exam pattern 2024. The exam duration will now be 120 minutes, increased from the previous 90 minutes.
  • Correction Period: Registered candidates can visit the official website to update their details in the application form from November 14 to November 15, 2023, with the exception of mobile number, nationality, and BPL fields.
  • PhD Applicants: Candidates applying for PhD in Social Science are required to update their subject area (Political Science, Sociology, Criminology, Economics, and English) in the application form.
  • Other Entrance Exams: No other entrance exam, including CLAT 2024, is accepted for NLU Delhi admissions.

AILET 2024  Exam Dates

Aspiring candidates who meet the eligibility criteria are encouraged to complete the AILET registration process within the stipulated timeframe for an opportunity to pursue their legal studies at NLU Delhi.

Candidates can check all the important dates of AILET 2024 in the table given below:

All India Law Entrance Test (AILET) Dates
Application form releaseAugust 7, 2023
Last date to fill out application formNovember 2023
Admit card releaseNovember 2023
AILET Exam dateDecember 10, 2023
Result declarationDecember 2023

AILET 2024 Application Form

Stages of AILET 2024 Registration are as follows:

  • Registration of the candidates wherein they will put up their email id, contact number & personal details.
  • The application form will be filled in next using the login credentials sent to emails. Students are supposed to fill in the up correct information and fill the entire mandatory marked fields.
  • Next would be the upload of required documents (scanned copy of the photograph, certificates, etc.)
  • Next up would be the application fee payment.
  • The applicants must keep the xerox of the form for future use.

Application Fee

AILET 2024 Application Fee is mentioned below as per the different categories:

AILET Registration Fees 2024

General/Kashmiri Migrants/Resident of Jammu & Kashmir Category

Rs 3050/-


Rs 1050/-


No Fees

  • Application fees payment can be made online mode via Debit card/Credit card/Net banking.
  • The offline fee can be paid by cash deposit in the Post office.

AILET 2024 Admit Card

AILET Admit Card 2024 is available on the official website of NLU, Delhi (Organizing University). Candidates are supposed to keep the following points in their mind regarding the admit card before they appear for the AILET Examination:
  • It is compulsory to carry the admit card to the exam center along with valid photo ID proof which will help in verification.
  • If there is any discrepancy in the admit card, get in touch with the officials immediately and get it rectified as incorrect information won’t be entertained at the time of examination if found and the chances of not being able to sit for the examination are also high.
  • If the candidates are appearing for the examination in a new city then kindly go and visit the examination center before the day of examination.
  • Students will not be allowed to sit in any other examination center but the one they’ve been allotted to.

AILET 2024 Eligibility Criteria

There is no age limit for any of the programs. AILET 2024 Eligibility Criteria is mentioned below for the aspirants who wish to pursue Undergraduate and Postgraduate courses offered by the National Law Universities across India:

AILET Eligibility Criteria for All Courses
ProgramEligibility Criteria
BA LLB (Hons.)Candidates must have passed Class 12 with at least 50% (45% for SC/ST candidates) or an equivalent examination from a recognized board or institution. Candidates appearing in the Class 12 board examination are also eligible to apply for AILET 2024.
LLMCandidates must have passed graduation in Law from a university recognized by the Bar Council of India (BCI). They must have scored at least 50% aggregate marks (45% in the case of SC/ST candidates).
PhDCandidates must have passed Master's degree in Law from a university recognized by the Bar Council of India (BCI). They must have scored at least 55% aggregate marks (50% in the case of SC/ST candidates).

AILET 2024 Exam Pattern 

AILET 2024 Exam Pattern is listed below. The candidates must know the exam pattern for preparation purposes.

Comprehensive Exam Pattern
ProgramExam Pattern
BA LLB (Hons.)The AILET 2024 exam for BA LLB (Hons.) will be a pen-and-paper-based test. The exam will be conducted in two sessions: morning and afternoon. The morning session will be for Logical Reasoning and English Language, while the afternoon session will be for Current Affairs and General Knowledge. The total duration of the exam will be 3 hours.
LLMThe AILET 2024 exam for LLM will be a pen-and-paper-based test. The exam will be conducted in two sessions: morning and afternoon. The morning session will be for English Language and Legal Reasoning, while the afternoon session will be for a descriptive test on core law subjects. The total duration of the exam will be 3 hours.
PhDThe AILET 2024 exam for PhD will be a pen-and-paper-based test. The exam will be conducted in one session. The exam will be for English Language and Legal Reasoning. The total duration of the exam will be 3 hours.

All India Law Entrance Test Pattern

AILET Exam Pattern in Detail
ProgramMode of ExaminationExamination DurationMediumNumber of QuestionsTotal MarksType of QuestionsMarking SchemeNegative Marking
UG CoursesOffline (Pen & Paper)90 minutes (1½ hours)English150150MCQ (Objective)+1 for correct answersNo negative marking
PG CoursesOffline (Pen & Paper)90 minutes (1½ hours)English150150MCQ (Objective)+1 for correct answers0.25 marks for each wrong answer


AILET Marking Scheme

The table provides the marking scheme for each section of the AILET 2024 exam for different programs (BA LLB (Hons.), LLM, and PhD).

AILET Marking Scheme
ProgramSectionMarking Scheme
BA LLB (Hons.)Logical ReasoningCorrect answer: +1 mark
  Incorrect answer: -0.25 marks
 English LanguageCorrect answer: +1 mark
  Incorrect answer: -0.25 marks
 Current Affairs and General KnowledgeCorrect answer: +1 mark
  Incorrect answer: -0.25 marks
LLMEnglish LanguageCorrect answer: +1 mark
  Incorrect answer: -0.25 marks
 Legal ReasoningCorrect answer: +1 mark
  Incorrect answer: -0.25 marks
 Descriptive Test on Core Law SubjectsCorrect answer: +5 marks
  Incorrect answer: -0.25 marks
PhDEnglish LanguageCorrect answer: +1 mark
  Incorrect answer: -0.25 marks
 Legal ReasoningCorrect answer: +1 mark
  Incorrect answer: -0.25 marks

 AILET 2024 Syllabus

AILET 2024 Syllabus is mentioned below subject and section-wise:

  • AILET 2024 English Syllabus: English section will include the questions from
    • Synonyms,
    • Vocabulary,
    • Antonyms,
    • Word usage,
    • Para jumble,
    • Reading comprehension,
    • Grammar, and
    • Foreign words/ phrases, etc.
  • Legal Aptitude: In this section, important topics are:
    • Strict liability,
    • Torts,
    • Vicarious liability,
    • The law of crimes,
    • Contracts, 
    • Constitutional law,
    • Legal awareness and international law, etc.
  • Reasoning: Logical reasoning will be based on the topics
    • Series,
    • Syllogism,
    • Directions,
    • Analogies,
    • Critical reasoning,
    • Blood relations, etc.
  • GK and Current Affairs:
    • Current affairs,
    • Sports,
    • Awards and Honours,
    • Internal events,
    • UN bodies,
    • History,
    • General Science,
    • Economics,
    • Geography,
    • Civics,
    • Eminent personalities, etc.
  • BA LLB (Hons.) The applying candidates must prepare general knowledge (current affairs, general science, history, geography, economics, and civics), English, the reasoning of legal skills, and notions of elementary mathematics (numerical ability).
  • Ph.D. candidates can study the master’s program-related subjects and can expect the same in the AILET 2024 examination.

AILET 2024 Preparation Tips

AILET Preparation Tips are stated below which can be very useful and helpful for the students who are willing to score well in the Examination:

  • Candidates are requested to go through the Syllabus first of all and then prepare how to go on with each subject which includes the time distribution, management of resources, and various other important factors.
  • Once the preparation chart is ready, start with the preparation which will include studying all the important topics in-depth, not so important topics in brief but do not miss on any topic as this test tests the ability.
  • Try to cover all the topics but will work if the focus will be more on those topics getting more weightage in the exam. Make short notes of all the topics.
  • Daily revision is an important practice to keep things in memory.

AILET 2024 Answer Key

After successfully conducting the AILET 2024 examination, NLU has released an answer key on the official website. The answer key consists of all the correct answers and candidates can calculate their probable score by using it & the marking scheme. In case if any candidate is not satisfied with the answers in the answer key then they can object to it online and after that, the subject experts check the issue of candidates and releases a final answer key based on which it prepares the merit list of the candidates. The process to calculate the raw score of AILET 2024.
  • Add the +1 mark for each correct answer.
  • Deduct -0.25 marks for each wrong answer.
  • Add total marks scored at last.

AILET 2024 Result

AILET 2024 Result will be released on the official website for BA LLB (Hons.) course and or LLM students. Students are requested to keep a track of their result announcement after which the process of counseling will begin and only those who could qualify for the examination will be taken further for counseling. Students will need their login credentials to get their results online.

Types of AILET Result

NLU releases the AILET Result in the below-given forms.

First Merit List for selected candidates

  • Marks Wise
  • Roll Number Wise
  • Kashmiri Migrants
  • Schedule Caste Category
  • Schedule Tribe Category
  • Person with disabilities
  • Residents of Jammu and Kashmir

AILET 2024 Second Merit List

  • Checking AILET 2024 Second Merit List is easy and takes just a few minutes.
  • Step-1, Visit the official website of National Law University, Delhi.
  • Step-2, Click on the 'Admissions' tab.
  • Step-3, After that, you will be redirected to a page with all the details related to AILET                                2024 Second Merit List.
  • Step-4, The list can also be accessed by clicking on the direct link given below. Make sure                             to read all the instructions carefully before starting your application process in                               order to avoid any errors or mistakes.

AILET 2024 Counselling

AILET 2024 Counselling has started from from 20th December 2022 for qualifying students and will be eligible to sit for the counseling and will be allotted a seat for which they have applied for. The process will be held in offline mode at the National Law University, Delhi based on the Merit list. Documents required at the time of counseling are listed below:
  • AILET 2022 Admit Card
  • 10th and 12th mark sheets
  • AILET 2022 scorecard
  • Caste certificate (if applicable)
  • AILET 2022 admission letter
  • Passport size photographs

Seat reservation based on the student’s category is mentioned below:

Seat Reservation For AILET 2024
SC candidates



ST candidates



PWD candidates



The seat matrix for All India Law Entrance Test 2024 is given below:

BA LLB Programme:
Seat Description
No. of Seats
Through AILET Examination 2021


Direct Admission to Foreign Nationals (merit-based)

10 (a minimum score of 65%)

Total seats


Note- An additional seat has been reserved for Kashmiri migrants and two supernumerary seats for residents of Jammu & Kashmir.
LLM Programme:

The category-wise seat matrix is as follows:

LLM programmes


Number of seats



Other Backward Classes-Non Creamy Layer


Scheduled Caste


Scheduled Tribe




Kashmiri migrants


Foreign nationals




 Ph.D. Program: The Ph.D. program has a total of 5 seats for all sorts of students.

AILET 2024 Exam Center

Check the list of AILET 2024 exam centers.

  • Bengaluru
  • Bhopal
  • Chennai
  • Chandigarh
  • Cochin
  • Cuttack
  • Delhi
  • Dehradun
  • Greater Noida
  • Gandhinagar
  • Gurugram
  • Guwahati
  • Jaipur
  • Jodhpur
  • Hyderabad
  • Jammu
  • Kolkata
  • Lucknow
  • Mumbai
  • Nagpur
  • Patna
  • Raipur
  • Silchar
  • Varanasi
  • Visakhapatnam

AILET 2024 Highlights

The highlights for AILET is mentioned below in the table:

AILET 2024 Basic Details
Exam Name

All India Law Entrance Test


AILET 2024

Conducting Body

National Law University, Delhi


National Level

AILET 2020 Official website

Exam Mode

Offline (Pen & Paper)

Exam Purpose

To offer admission in various Undergraduate and Postgraduate Law Courses Offered by Law Universities/Colleges across India

The candidates are requested to stay connected to the page for more updates related to the AILET.

About National Law University, Delhi

The NLDU was established in the year 2008. It offers various Undergraduate & Post Graduate courses. It is built on the five-year law degree modal & implemented by the Bar Council of India. The National Law University, Delhi offers a five-year Undergraduate B.A, LLB (Hons) program & also provides a one-year LL.M. program. The admission to the Undergraduate courses is given based on the score of the All India Law Entrance Test which is organized by the University.

About All India Law Entrance Test

The AILET is organized to get admission into the NLDU. Candidates who qualify for the exam get admitted to the courses like B.A. L.L.B (Hons), L.L.M, and Ph.D. Degree Programs.  The exam is organized yearly at the National level. There are 73 seats in B.A. L.L.B course, 20 in L.L.M and Ph.D. seats usually do not exceed over 10.

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AILET Important Dates

AILET 2023 Form Date17 Jan - 15 Feb 2023
AILET 2023 Exam Date26 Jun 2023

All India Law Entrance Test Exam Pattern

Paper 1
Exam Duration:

1 hours 30 minutes

Total Marks:


Question Paper Type :

Multiple Choice Questions

Negative Marking:


NOTE:0.25 marks will be reduced on every wrong response.

1Local Reasoning35135
4General Awareness 35135
5General Knowledge & Current Affairs35135

Frequently Asked Questions


Form Start Date:

17 Jan 2023

Form End Date:

15 Feb 2023

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