Practicing law is a great career to work hard for. If you aspire to be a doctor of law, there is immense scope for your field, both in India and abroad. Lawyers and judges have pretty handsome salaries, provided that you have practiced for a good time and have a nice experience in the field. Even freshers have great opportunities to work under corporate firms or government institutions.
If you are an aspiring student of law, you might need to know the most important law entrance exams conducted in India. The government of India conducts exams all over the country to handpick the selected minds who qualify these All-India Tests. This creamy skimmed layer of law graduates go on to become the most respected practitioners of law. Thus, students must make up their mind early during their later school days and start preparing for the same. Students can appear in one or more of the law entrance exams based on the type of institution they want to join or the choice that they want to pursue.
Here is a list of the most coveted and competitive top law entrance exams in India-
"· Common Law Admission Test (CLAT)-
CLAT is the most coveted law entrance examination in India. It is more competitive than any other law entrance exam conducted in the country.
The Common Law Admission Test is an all India level entrance examination that is conducted by the government of India with the help of the 16 National Law Universities every year. The NLUs (except some) consider CLAT scores for admissions to their under-graduate degree programmes (LL.B). Some of these NLUs are as follows, GNLU, NLU, NLSIU, WBNUJS, NLIU and NALSAR.
"· All India Law Entrance Test (AILET) "“
The All India Law Entrance Test is an exam conducted solely for the National Law University (NLU) Delhi. The eligibility, application process, entrance test and important dates of this exam are made available on the online portal of the college every year prior to the exam.
"· Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET) -
SET is another all India written law entrance test conducted by the Symbiosis Law Schools located in Pune and Noida for admission to their Under Graduate law courses. This premium law institute offers around 300 seats for its five-year integrated LLB course and around 60 seats for the three-year segregated law course.
"· Delhi University Law Entrance Exam-
The Delhi University Law Entrance Test is conducted under the guardianship of the Delhi University for admittance to its various law programmes that are run by the Faculty of Law Department of the University. Admissions are provided both for LLB and LLM courses.
The Banaras Hindu University conducts the Banaras Hindu University Undergraduate Entrance Test (BHU UET) for aspirants who want to pursue under graduate courses in the fields of Commerce, Education, Science, Arts and Law. Banaras Hindu University (BHU) offers LLB (Hons.) courses for the undergraduate level.
"· AMU Law Entrance Exam -
Another law entrance that is conducted by the Aligarh Muslim University is the Aligarh Muslim University Law Entrance Examination for admission into the B.A. L.L.B course. AMU Aligarh, AMU Malappuram, AMU Murshidabad campuses of Aligarh Muslim Universities take part in the test.