Faculty of Law, BHU conducts its own entrance exam every year to select students to its five-year Law program.
BLAT 2021 Highlights
|Exam Name||Banaras Hindu University Law Admission Test, commonly known as BLAT|
|Exam Conducting Body||Banaras Hindu University|
|Exam Frequency||Once a year|
|Exam Mode||Offline & Online|
|Exam Duration||120 minutes|
|Exam Language||English & Hindi|
|Exam Purpose||Admission to 5-year Integrated BA-LLB (Hons) course|
|Type of Questions||Objective|
|Total Number of Question||150|
|Marking Scheme||+3 for correct answer
-1 for incorrect answer
|Course Fees||₹60,000 per year|
BLAT 2021 Eligibility Criteria
- The candidate needs to have passed 10+2 (or any equivalent exam) from a recognized university
- The cut-off marks in the qualifying exam is 50% for general, 45% for OBC, and 40% for ST & SC candidates
- Candidates who are appearing in the qualifying exam in the exam year may also apply
- Those who have obtained 10+2, or Graduation/Post-graduation through open Universities System directly, without having any basic qualification for pursuing such studies, shall not be eligible for admission to the 5-year B.A. LL.B. (Hons.) Course.
BLAT Important Dates 2021
BLAT 2021 Important Dates
|Start of online BLAT 2021 application form||To be notified|
|Last date to submit application form||To be notified|
|Issue of admit cards||To be notified|
|BLAT 2021 exam date||To be notified|
|Declaration of BLAT result||To be notified|
|Counseling commences||To be notified|
- Online Registration
- Filling of form and selection of course
- Uploading of photograph and signature
- Payment of fees
- Submission of application form
BLAT 2021 exam pattern
|Parameters for Exam||Description|
|Duration of the exam||2 hours|
|Subjects from which questions will be asked||
|Number of questions||150|
|Type of questions||MCQ|
BLAT Answer Key 2021
The exam conducting authority will release the provisional answer key of BLAT 2021 within a few days of the conclusion of the exam. The BLAT 2021 answer key will contain the answers to all the questions asked in the entrance exam. The candidate will be able to compare their answers with those given in the provisional keys to calculate probable scores, and thus access their chances of admission.
To calculate probable scores one must refer to the official marking scheme as prescribed for the exam. Note that there will also be a provision to challenge the provisional answer key, post which the final BLAT answer key 2021 will be released.
BLAT Result 2021
Banaras Hindu University (BHU) will declare BHU BA LLB result 2021 or BLAT result 2021 tentatively in the month of May. BLAT 2021 result would be declared for all candidates who have appeared in the entrance exam and could be checked online through the official website of the university. To check their results, the candidate has to click on the result link and login by entering one’s registered email id and password. The result would include such details like the name, roll number, application number, sectional marks and total marks obtained in the exam, and rank. Based on the marks obtained by the candidate in the entrance exam, BLAT merit list 2021 will be prepared which will be used for counselling and seat allotment.
BLAT Counselling 2021
The candidate will be shortlisted for counselling based on the merit list. BLAT 2021 counselling process will be conducted in online mode (computerized counselling), wherein the candidate will have to register for counselling, pay the counselling fee and participate in choice filling and locking. The allotment of BLAT 2021 seats will be based on the merit rank of the candidate and choices entered for a mission. Note that document verification will be an integral part of the counselling process, and such candidates who complete the process successfully will be considered for admission
BLAT Cutoff 2021
The admission officials will determine category-wise BLAT 2021 cutoff for admission to the 5-year integrated BA LLB law programme. Candidates who meet the BLAT cut off 2021 will be eligible for admission, while those securing marks (or rank) below the cutoff would be more or less out of the admission process. To determine the BLAT cutoff 2021 cutoff, admission officials will consider factors like number of seats, category of the candidate, total applicants, etc.