XLAT 2021 – The XLAT exam 2021 is postponed till further notice, due to the ongoing situation. However, XLAT application form is available, and candidates can apply online at sxuk.edu.in. St. Xavier’s University, Kolkata is conducting Xavier Law Admission Test 2021 as an institute level law entrance exam. Admission will be offered in BA LLB, and B.Com LLB in Xavier Law School on the basis of this test. The exam will be held as a computer based test in 9 cities. Get here complete details about XLAT 2021 including exam date, eligibility criteria, application form, exam pattern, syllabus and more.
XLAT 2021 Exam Overview
The summary of the XLAT 2021 exam is given in the table below:
|XLAT 2021 Exam Aspects||Details Of The Exam|
|Name of Exam||XLAT 2021|
|Full Form||Xavier Law Admission Test|
|Organizing Body||St. Xavier’s University, Kolkata|
|Purpose||Admission in St. Xavier’s University|
|Year Started||Since 2019|
|Frequency of Exam||Once in a year|
|Exam Level – Organizing||All India Level|
|Exam Level – Admissions||Institute Level|
|Offered Courses||BA LLB (Hons.), B.Com LLB (Hons.)|
|Qualification Required To Appear in Exam||10+2 in any stream with English, with 45%|
|Age Limit||Maximum 20 Years|
|Application Fee||Rs. 1000/-|
|Exam Mode||CBT (Computer Based Test)|
|Exam Duration||2 hours|
|Syllabus||English, General Awareness, Legal Awareness & Logical Reasoning, Mathematical Aptitude|
|Maximum Marks||100 Marks|
|Marking Scheme||Each question will carry 1 mark|
|Negative Marking||No negative marking|
|Exam Centers||Kolkata, Durgapur, Siliguri, Guwahati, Ranchi, Patna, Bhubaneswar, Delhi, Mumbai|
XLAT 2021 Exam Date
The schedule for Xavier Law Admission Test 2021 is on hold due to the ongoing situation. However you may note that the registrations for exam are open. Keep checking this space for update on exam date. Check the XLAT 2021 important dates from the table given below:
|XLAT 2021 Events||Dates|
|Start of XLAT Online Registration||Released – Apply now|
|Last Date of Submission of the Application Form||Will be notified later|
|XLAT Admit Card Release Date||Will be notified later|
|Publication of the XLAT Result/Admission List on the website||Will be notified later|
|Last date for online payment of fees for the selected candidates||Will be notified later|
|Documents verification for Admission||Will be notified later|
XLAT 2021 Application Form
Xavier’s University has released the XLAT 2021 application form online at its official website (sxuk.edu.in). Click here to apply now.
The candidates can fill the application form by online registration on providing the name, date of birth, mobile number and email ID.
The application form is available online only and there is no other mode to apply for this test. The candidates will be allotted login credentials after the successful submission of the registration. The login details should be secured by the candidates till the end of the admission process.
Candidates should fill the application form before the last date.
Eligibility Criteria for XLAT Exam
The XLAT eligibility criteria are given below:
|Eligibility Criteria||For B.A.L.L.B. (Hons.)||B.Com.L.L.B.(Hons.)|
|Age Limit||Maximum 20 Years as on 1st July 2021||Maximum 20 Years as on 1st July 2021|
|Qualifying Exam||10+2 or equivalent||10+2 or equivalent|
|Compulsory Subjects at 10+2||English||English+Mathematics/Accounts/Statistics/Business Mathematics|
|Qualifying Marks||45% Marks||45% Marks|
|Aggregate Marks Calculation||45% in Individual and Aggregate of English + 3 Subjects||45% in Individual and Aggregate of English + Mathematics/Accounts/Statistics/Business Mathematics + 2 Subjects|
The XLAT 2021 application fee is Rs. 1000/- for all categories (except foreign national candidates). The application fee can be remitted through the digital payment mode (Credit Card/ Debit Card/ Net Banking).
Also, candidates can download the challan from the official website and deposit that to the ICICI and Axis bank payable at Xavier’s University, Kolkata.
XLAT 2021 Exam Pattern
The XLAT 2021 exam pattern is given below:
Exam Mode: The exam will be organized in CBT (Computer Based Test) mode.
Exam Duration: The exam will be of 2 hours duration.
Total Questions: There will be 100 questions.
Total Marks: The total marks of the exam are 100 marks.
Question Type: The objective type questions will be asked in the exam.
Marking Scheme: Each question will carry 1 mark.
Negative Marking: There is no negative marking.
Syllabus & Sections: There will be 4 sections in the exam like English, General Awareness, Legal Awareness & Logical Reasoning, Mathematical Aptitude.
|Legal Awareness & Logical Reasoning||45||45|
|Total||100 Marks||100 Marks|
XLAT 2021 Syllabus
The XLAT 2021 syllabus will comprise the following topics:
Reading Comprehension, Parts of Speech, Figures of Speech, Vocabulary Based Questions, Grammar, Tenses, Active & Passive Voice, Prepositions, Spotting Errors, Modals, Articles, Concord (Subject-Verb Agreement)
Politics, History, Geography, Current Affairs, Static GK, International Events, Science and Technology, Economics, Events of Significance, Sports, Arts and Culture, Books and Authors, Awards and Achievement, Eminent Personalities, Environment and Ecology.
Legal Awareness & Logical Reasoning:
Legal Maxims, Legal Terms, Torts, The Constitution of India, Criminal Law, Contracts, Landmark Judgements, Current Affairs of Law, Indian Penal Code.
Arithmetic: Number System, HCF, LCM, Ratio & Proportion, Simplification, Percentage, Average, Age Calculation, Time & Work, Distances.
Algebra: Theory of Equations, Quadratic Equation, Permutation & Combination, Sequence & Series.
Geometry: Angles, Lines, Triangles, Circles.
Mensuration: Areas and Volumes – Rectangles, Squares, Triangles, Circles, Cubes, Cones, Spheres, Pipes and Cistern.
Trigonometry: Trigonometric Ratios, Heights, and Distances.
XLAT 2021 Exam Centres
The XLAT 2021 exam will be held at the 9 exam centres. Candidates can opt for the 2 preferences for the exam centres. The exam centres list is given below:
XLAT 2021 Admit Card
The XLAT 2021 admit card will be released around 1 or 2 weeks before the exam date.
- The XLAT admit card 2021 will be released online at the official website of Xavier’s University at sxuk.edu.in.
- Also, the direct link to download the admit card will be sent to the candidate’s registered email ID on the issuance date of the admit card.
- Besides this, the candidates will be able to get their admit card from the official site by login into the candidate’s profile.
- The admit card will contain the allotted exam centre’s name and address including the personal details of the candidates.
- Candidates are required to carry the downloaded copy of the admit card to the exam centre along with the one original and xerox of the photo ID proof.
XLAT 2021 Result
The XLAT 2021 result will be released on the official website. The result declaration date is not released yet.
- The varsity will release the result in the form of an admission list containing the shortlisted candidates for admission based on the score of the XLAT 2021 exam.
- The admission will be given based on the exam score and the score of the candidates in the qualifying examination.
- The shortlisted candidates will also be informed through the mail marked by the university. The candidates will be able to check their result online at the official site by the login.
- All shortlisted candidates will have to be presented on the scheduled date at the university with the course fee payment and related documents for the documents verification.
Frequently Asked Questions on Xavier Law Admission Test by St Xavier’s University
Ans. The XLAT is an all India level entrance test for the Integrated law courses conducted by St. Xavier’s University, Kolkata.
Ans. The full form is Xavier Law Admission Test.
Ans. The offered courses are B.A.L.L.B (Hons.) and B.Com. L.L.B (Hons.).
Ans. St. Xavier’s University, Kolkata will conduct the XLAT 2021 exam.
Ans. No, you do not need to appear for the test. You can get admission directly through the CLAT admission process.
Ans. The official website is sxuk.edu.in.
Ans. The application fee is Rs. 1000/-.
Ans. Candidates must pass the 10+2 with English in 45% marks. The age should be less than 20 years as of 1 July 2021.
Ans. The XLAT 2021 application form has been released.