AP PGLCET 2017 Entrance Exam

AP Law Common Entrance Test ( APPGLCET ) invites admission Application for LL.M programs for the academic session 2017 – 2018.

AP PGLCET Eligibility

2 Year LL.M. Course :

Candidates holding LL.B. / B.L. degree on the date of application and candidates who have appeared/appearing for LL.B. / B.L. Final year examination are also eligible. A candidate appearing for LLB/BL degree examinations may take the AP PGLCET in anticipation of results. However the candidate shall have passed the qualifying examination with 50% marks in aggregate ( for OC / BC ) and 45% marks in aggregate ( for SC / ST ) at the time of counseling.

Note :

  • Mere appearance in AP LAWCET / AP PGLCET will not give any right of admission. The candidate shall satisfy all the eligibility criteria and should satisfy rules governing admission as are applicable at the time of admission.
  • The applicants who have obtained 10+2 or graduation / post graduation through single sitting system directly without having any basic qualification for prosecuting such studies are not eligible for admission into the law courses.
  • As per bar council of india circular no:1519 ( le:6 ) dated: 17 September, 2016 the following age restrictions under clause 28 of legal education rules 2008 are applicable. the upper age limits as on 31 December, 2017 are indicated below
  • Age on admission into law courses is subject to the rule position in vogue at the time of admission.

Nationality and Domicile : The candidate should be an Indian National and should satisfy Local / non – local status requirement as laid down in the Andhra Pradesh Educational Institutions ( Regulation of Admissions ) Order, 1974 and the amendments made thereto from time to time.

AP PGLCET 2017 Exam Pattern

Medium of AP LAWCET :

The AP PGLCET question paper will be in English only.

Test Paper Information :

A Single entrance test is conducted for all the courses of LL.M. It is of 90 minutes duration and consists of 120 questions of 1 mark each. Part-A consists of 40 questions ( Jurisprudence 20, Constitutional Law 20; Total 40 questions of 1 mark each ); and Part -B consists of 80 questions (public International Law 16,Mercantile Law 16, Labour Law 16, Crimes and Torts 16, and IPR & Other Laws 16).. The Questions will be objective type including multiple choices questions, matching items. Each Question contains four alternative answers and candidates have to pick up the correct answer from among the choices given.

Qualifying marks in AP PGLCET 2017 : The qualifying percentage of marks in the Entrance Test is 25%. ( i.e. 30 marks out of total 120 marks ). There will be no qualifying marks for S.Cs & S.Ts for ranking.

AP PGLCET 2017 Application Form

AP PGLCET -2017 admission into 3 years and 5 years LL.B courses offered by state universities in A.P Including their affiliated colleges for the academic year 2017-2018, will be conducted by computer based test on 19th April, 2017 by Sri Krishnadevaraya University, Anantapuramu, Eligible candidates may apply online and log on www.sche.ap.gov.in/lawcet for further information. The admission into Law courses will be as per rules in vogue at the time of admission.

Registration of Application :

  • Post graduate Law courses LL.M ( APPGLCET ) : Registration fee Rupee 800/-

Note : Candidates are advised to complete fee payment and submit Application Form as soon as possible. This will enable us to allocate the preferred center as opted by candidates.  Test Centers are allocated on a first-come first-serve basis.

AP PGLCET 2017 Exam Centres


However, Convener reserves the right to allot candidates to any other center ( s ) in unavoidable circumstances.

AP PGLCET  2017 Syllabus

The candidates should be thorough in jurisprudence, Constitutional Law, Public International Law, Mercantile Law, Labour Laws, Crimes and Torts, IPR and other Laws. However concentration should be on the following.

Part – A : 40 Questions ( 40 marks ) 

I) JURISPRUDENCE: 20 Questions ( 20 marks )

Schools of Jurisprudence – Sources of Law, Custom Precedent and Legislation, Rights and duties – Ownership and Possession, Persons, Obligation, Property, Liability, Legal Sanctions.

II) CONSTITUTIONAL LAW : 20 Questions ( 20 marks )

Nature of the constitution : Fundamental Rights, Directive Principles of State Policy, Executive, Judiciary and Legislature, Center-State Relations, Emergency provisions, Amendments to the constitution.

Part-B : 80 Questions ( 80 marks )

III) PUBLIC INTERNATIONAL LAW: 16Questions ( 16 marks )

International Law and Municipal Law, Subjects, State Territory, Air, Sea and outer space, Nationality and Statelessness, Extradition, Asylum, State Jurisdiction, United Nations.

IV) MERCANTILE LAW: 16 Questions ( 16 marks )

General Principles of Contract ( Sections. 1-75, Indian Contract Act-1872 ).

V) LABOUR LAW: 16 Questions ( 16 marks )

Trade Union Act 1926. Industrial Disputes Act 1947.

VI) CRIMES and TORTS: CRIMES: 16 Questions ( 16 marks )

Indian Penal Code -General Principles & General Exceptions. TORTS : General principles of Tort, , Defences, Joint liability, State liability for torts; Consumer Protection Act,1986

VII) IPR and OTHER LAWS: 16 Questions ( 16 marks )

Copy right Act, 1957 ; Patents Act, 2005; Environmental Protection Act, 1986; Human Rights,The Protection of Human Rights Act, 1993, Salient features of Information Technology Act, 2000 and Right to Information Act 2005.

The candidates should be thorough in jurisprudence, Constitutional Law, Public International Law, Mercantile Law, Labour Laws, Crimes and Torts, IPR and other Laws. However concentration should be on the following.

AP PGLCET  2017 Results

AP PGLCET  2017 Entrance Exam :

AP PGLCET  2017 Entrance Exam on : 19th April, 2017 ( Wednesday ) 

AP PGLCET  2017 Result Date :

AP PGLCET  2017 Result has been declared


AP PGLCET 2017 Important Dates

S.NoDetailsImportant Dates
1Date of Commencement of submission of online application Forms18th February, 2017  ( Saturday )
2Last Date for Submission of Applications without Late fee18th March, 2017   ( Saturday )
3Last Date for  Submission of Application with a  Late fee of Rupee 500/-19th March, 2017 to 27th March, 2017
4Correction of online application already submitted by the candidate28th March, 2017 to 3rd April, 2017
5Last Date for  Submission of Application with a  Late fee of Rupee 1000/-28th March, 2017 to 5th April, 2017
6Last Date for  Submission of Application with a  Late fee of Rupee 1500/-6th April, 2017 to 14th April, 2017
7Last Date for Submission of Application with a late fee of Rupee  5000/-15th April, 2017 to 17th April,  2017
8Download of Hall Tickets14th April, 2017 onwards
9Date and Time of AP LAWCET and APPGLCET19th April, 2017 ( Wednesday ) 2 .30 pm - 4.00 pm

Contact Address

AP PGLCET – 2016 Office,
Department of Law,
Sri Krishnadevaraya University,
Anantapur-515003 ( A.P. ) India.
Phone No : 08554-255055,
Technical Queries : 9393 711 110,
Email : aplawcet2016@gmail.com,
Website : www.aplawcet.org.

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