Gujarat National Law University (GNLU) is one of the premier institutes in the country for Law education. It is one of the 12 National Law Universities in India. Gujarat National Law University was established through Gujarat National Law University Act, 2003. GNLU was inaugurated in July 2004. Admission to GNLU is through Common Law Admission Test (CLAT) which is conducted for admission to 11national Law universities.
Gujarat National Law University is situated in Gandhinagar. The university offers three 5 year undergraduate law programs to the students: B.A LL.B.(Hons), B.Sc LL.B.(Hons) & B.Com LL.B.(Hons). GNLU is recognised by UGC and Bar Council of India. It is a fully residentialUniversity. GNLU offers 160 seats in its 5 year LLB programs. Of these 10% seats are reserved for Gujarat domiciled candidates.
A candidate should have passed 10+2 or equivalent examination with atleast 50% aggregate marks(45% for reserved categories). Those who are appearing for class 12th exams can also apply. Also a candidate should be under 20 years (22 years for reserved categories) before 1st July.
Availability of Application forms:
Since the admission to CNLU is through CLAT candidates need to apply for CLAT. Candidates can get the form of CLAT through designated branches of Indian Bank, State bank of India and all National Law Schools. Candidates can also download the form through the website www.clat.ac.in
Important Dates for CLAT(Tentative):
Date of Entrance Examination:May End
Availability of Application Forms:January 2nd week
Last Date for receipt of completed application forms:April 2nd week
Please note that the dates are only tentative and are not final. The post will be updated as soon as the dates are officially released.
Division of seats:
Total number of seats: 160
SC candidates: 24
ST candidates: 12
Domiciled in Gujrat: 16
Physically Challenged: 5
General Category: 103
E-4, GIDC Electronics Estate,
Sector 26, Gandhinagar - 382 028
Phone No: 079 - 23287157 / 23287158
Fax No: 079 - 23287156