The deadline for submitting online applications for CLAT 2021 has been extended to May 15, the Consortium of National Law Universities has stated.
The notification that was issued on April 28 states that the Executive Committee of the Consortium of National Law Universities had a meeting on April 28. After reviewing recent developments, it was decided to extend the deadline. Therefore, the last date for submitting online applications has been extended to May 15 (Saturday).
Earlier, the last date for submission of online applications was April 30. The CLAT was supposed to be held on May 9, which was later postponed to June 13.
However, vide notification dated April 19, the Consortium informed applicants that they were monitoring the situation and the date of examination would be decided later. The notification stated that they were taking stock of the situation, and applicants are advised not to panic at this stage as the Consortium would take appropriate steps.
As per the notification, students who secured 45% marks or higher in class 12th would be eligible to appear for CLAT 2021. The cut off for SC/ST candidates is 40%, and the application fee for the exam is Rupees Four Thousand. The application fee for SC/ST candidates is Rs. 3500.