Law School Admission Test (LSAT 2017) is a worldwide level entrance test which is managed by the Law School Admission Council (LSAC), USA. This exam is a perfect gateway for the students, seeking for admission in law courses offered by the universities of foreign countries like United States, Canada, etc. Here in this article, we are providing information related to LSAT India 2017. LSAT exam held once in a year in India. Through this examination, an Indian candidate may get the Law admission in foreign national universities. Candidates can check updates for LSAT 2017 notification, registration schedule, exam dates, eligibility, exam pattern, etc.
LSAT Registration 2017 (India)
The LSAT 2017 Registration will be done via online process through the official website of LSAC. Except online mode, no any other mode will be entertained to fill the application form. LSAT India 2017 registration has been started from 14th September 2016 to 3rd May 2017. In case paying through offline mode, the pay order/banker’s cheque must be drawn in the favor of Pearson India Education Services Private Limited payable at New Delhi or NOIDA.
LSAT India 2017 registration fee is Rs. 3800/-. Candidates can pay the application fee by credit card or demand draft/pay order/ banker’s cheque. Only VISA and Master Card will be accepted to pay the registration fee. The candidates who are paying the fee through demand draft/pay order/banker’s cheque will be required to enter payment details online and obtain an acknowledgement slip. Thereafter, mail the physical DD/PO/Banker’s cheque along with the acknowledgement slip to the below mentioned address:
LSAT Eligibility Criteria :
There is not any fixed eligibility criteria mentioned by the authority. The eligibility criteria for admission will be considered of that particular institution or university where the student is seeking for admission. But the candidates should meet the basic eligibility needs to apply for law courses. The basic eligibility criteria are as following:
- For BA LLB course, candidates should have cleared 12th or equivalent examination with securing minimum 45% marks.
- For LLB courses, students must have a bachelor degree in any subject with scoring minimum 45% aggregate.
- For LLM course, candidates should have passed Three year (LLB) or five-year (BA LLB) exam with securing minimum 45% marks.
- Candidates appearing in qualifying examination are also eligible to apply.
- LSAT Exam Pattern :
The LSAT exam pattern will consist of total four sections. The question paper will contain approx (92- 100) multiple choice questions. Candidates have to choose the right answer only. The time duration will be 35 minutes for each section. Total time duration of LSAT exam will be 2 hours 20 minutes. For each correct response one mark will be awarded. The exam will be conducted in offline mode (pen and paper based mode). There will be no negative marking in this exam. The LSAT 2017 exam pattern is given below: