All India Law Entrance Test (AILET) is conducted every year by National Law University Delhi. It is open for admissions to undergraduate (UG) and postgraduate (PG) law programs.

Exam Highlights:
  1. Maximum Marks: 150
  2. Duration of Exam:90 mins
  3. No of Questions: 150
  4. Mode of Examination: Offline
  5. Question Type: Multiple-Choice Questions
  6. Negative Marking:0.25 Mark for each wrong answer
Exam Syllabus:
  • Verbal Ability
  • Current Affairs, including General Knowledge
  • Legal Aptitude
  • Logical Reasoning
  • Quantitative Techniques

Subject areas and marks distribution

  • English 35 Marks
  • General Knowledge (Current Affairs, General Science, History, Geography, Economics, Civics) 35 Marks
  • Legal Aptitude 35 Marks
  • Reasoning 35 Marks
  • Elementary Mathematics (Numerical Ability) 10 Marks
Important Dates:
Events Tentative Dates
Issue of Notification 4th December 2020
Application form release 23rd January 2021
Application form closes 20th May 2020
Issue of Admit Card 4th week of May 2021
Exam Date 20th June 2021
Time of Examination 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Publication of Official Answer Key A day after the examination
Results To be notified
Start of Counselling 1st week of August 2021


Eligibility & No. of Seats
  • Based on Educational Qualification
    • Senior Secondary School Examination (10+2 System) or Equivalent Examination with 50% marks.
    • The candidates appearing in the 12th standard examination in March/April, 2020 can also apply.
  • Based on Age
    • There is no age limit
  • Total Seats:
    • 110+10 [110 Seats on merit through All India Law Entrance Test (AILET) and 10 Seats for direct admission to Foreign Nationals on merit (5 seats for Foreign Nationals & 5 seats for OCI/PIO)].
    • Foreign Nationals are exempted from AILET. Foreign Nationals to be eligible should have obtained 65% marks in the qualifying examination.
    • Reservation: 50% of seats are reserved for students of Delhi.
    • For category wise reservation for SC/ST/OBC/EWS/ Persons with Disabilities and seat matrix, please visit the University website
    • One additional supernumerary seat for Kashmiri Migrants. Two additional supernumerary seats for Residents of Jammu & Kashmir.