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CLAT 2017 Application Form
How to Apply for CLAT 2017 :
Candidates can apply for CLAT 2017 ONLINE only. Candidates are advised to read the instructions carefully before filling in the Online Application Form.
CAPS ( CLAT online Application Processing System ) :
The candidates can do most of their interactions with CLAT through the CAPS interface provided at CLAT 2017 website. Through CAPS, a candidate can register and apply for CLAT 2017 examination, check the status of the application, download the admit card, know the result and they can also download the result and score card.
An online interface is provided for applicant’s interaction with the CLAT Office. With this interface, an applicant can –
- Make Registration using “Register Yourself”.
- Fill the online application form.
- Upload photograph and signature and other documents, if any, in the appropriate place.
- Pay the application fee by ONLINE mode only ( Net Banking / Credit Card / Debit Card etc. ).
- Download Admit Card.
- Download previous year question papers. ( After the payment of requisite fee of ₹ 400/-).
- View Marks and CLAT Rank.
The login to this interface is through your Registered ID and Password. The Candidates are advised to keep this information safe and not disclose it to anyone.
Information / Document Requirements before filling online Application Form Before registering and logging in,the candidate is advised to keep the following information / documents ready:
- Personal information ( Name, E-mail address, Mobile number, Date of Birth )
- Address for communication ( including PIN Code )
- Essential Qualification details ( Percentage of Marks / CGPA of Boards / College / University information )
- Programme in which the candidate wishes to appear ( UG Course or PG Course )
- Three choices of CLAT examination cities
- Front facing Passport size clear photograph of the Candidate with clear lenses ( 3.5 cms x 4.5 cms ) [ JPG Format, size not more than 100 KB ].
- Signature of candidate [ JPG Format, size not more than 100 KB ]
- Scanned copy of SAP Certificatein PDF / JPG / JPEG format only ( if applicable )
CLAT Application Fees
The details of the application fee are given below. The application fee is non-refundable.
|Unreserved/SAP/OBC/ any other category||4,000/-|
The application fee can be paid only through Online. Additional bank charges may apply for the above transactions to be borne by the candidate.
Online Payment Mode:
- The candidate will be able to make the payment using his / her net-banking account / debit
/ credit cards or other payment options available on the payment gateway of the CLAT 2017 online application form. The charges may vary depending on the payment option.
- From the CLAT Online Application Interface, you will be redirected to a bank you choose.
- You will have to login with your bank’s Net banking ( or Internet Banking ) user ID and password.
- The fee amount and bank charges will be shown to you, and you have to confirm that the payment is for CLAT 2017.
Once you confirm, you will be redirected back to the CLAT Online Application Interface.
CLAT 2017 Online Admit Card
Admit Card / Hall ticket will have to be downloaded by the candidate by logging into his / her LOGIN account after 20th April, 2017. The candidates will be required to take a print out of Admit Card / Hall Ticket and carry the same to Examination Hall.
CLAT 2017 Important Dates
|Sr. No.||Description of Specific Activities||Date and Day|
|1||Date of Issue of Admission Notification||25th December, 2016 (Sunday)|
|2||Starting date for submission of online application form along with order of preferences for NLUs||1st January, 2017 ( Sunday )|
|3||Last date for submission of filled-in online application formalong with order of preferences for NLUs||31st March, 2017 ( Friday ) till 11:59 pm|
|4||Download of Admit Cards / Hall Tickets begins||20th April, 2017 ( Thursday)|
|5||Date of CLAT 2017 online examination||14th May, 2017 ( Sunday ) from 03:00pm to 05:00 pm|
|6||Date of uploading the Answer Key Representation, if any, relating to exam, questionsor keyDate for uploading the amended answer key ( if required )||16th May, 2017 ( Tuesday )17th May – 19th May, 2017( Wednesday – Friday )25th May, 2017 ( Thursday )|
|7||Declaration of results, i.e., issue of Merit List ( Category-wise )||29th May, 2017 ( Monday )|
|8||Publication of first indicative seat allocation list based onmerit-cum-preference||5th June, 2017 ( Monday )|
|9||Dates for payment of counselling fee of 50,000 /-Dates for locking of allotted seats or exercising option forshifting against indicative seat allocation list.Note: The candidates failing to deposit the required fees by the specified date will forfeit their right to be considered for admission in CLAT 2017 and their names will be dropped from the CLAT 2017 Merit List.||06th June – 8th June, 2017 ( Tuesday – Thursday )|
|10||Publication of second allotment list||12th June, 2017 ( Monday )|
|11||Dates for payment of counselling fee of Rs. 50,000/- for candidates whose names have been added in second provisional allotment list against dropped out candidates. Dates for locking of allotted seats or exercising option for shifting against indicative seat allocation list.Note: The candidates failing to deposit the required fees by the specified date will forfeit their right to be considered for admission in CLAT 2017 and their names will be dropped from the CLAT 2017 Merit List.||13th June – 14th June, 2017 ( Tuesday – Wednesday )|
|12||Publication of third allotment list.||19th June ,2017 ( Monday )|
|13||Dates for payment of counselling fee of 50,000/- for candidates whose names have been added in third provisional allotment list against dropped out candidates. Dates for Locking of allotted seats or exercising option for shifting against indicative seat allocation list.Note: The candidates failing to deposit the required fees by the specified date will forfeit their right to be considered for admission in CLAT 2017 and their names will be dropped from the CLAT 2017 Merit List.||20th June – 21st June, 2017 ( Tuesday – Wednesday )|
|14||Last Date for withdrawal from the Admission Process||21st June, 2017|
|a. The counselling fee of those candidates who withdraw up to 21st June, 2017, will be refunded after deducting 10,000 /-|
|b. There shall be no refund of counselling fee after the last date of withdrawal from admission process i.e., 21st June, 2017||( Wednesday )|
|15||Publication of fourth allotment list||24th June, 2017( Saturday )|
|16||Payment of full fees by the candidates whose names haveappeared in the fourth allotment list to the NLUs where their names appeared.||28th June – 30th June, 2017 ( Wednesday – Friday )|
|17||Candidates to complete the admission formalities at the allotted NLUs for admission against allotment list.|
|18||Dates for receiving status of admissions from theparticipating NLU ( s ) in the CLAT office||04th July, 2017 ( Tuesday )|
|19||Date of closure of admission process by CLAT 2017 office||06th July, 2017 ( Thursday )|