CLAT exam is conducted by National Law University. Currently, there are 17 NLU’s within our country out of which one of the NLU conducts this exam. Last year it was conducted by Rajiv Gandhi National Law University of Law, Punjab. For the year 2017, it is responsibility of “Chankya National Law University, Patna”, to conduct the examination.

In this article, PreLadder’s experts will acquaint you with the 6 months study schedule for CLAT-UG.

 

Exam Pattern for CLAT 2017:

S.No

Subject

No. of questions

Marks

Time alloted

1

English

40

40

 

 

 

 

 

Composite time of 120 minutes

2

Logical Reasoning

40

40

3

Elementary Mathematics

20

20

4

Legal Aptitude

50

50

5

General Knowledge & Current Affairs

50

50

 

Total

200

200

 

 

1st month Schedule for CLAT 2017:

The first month is very crucial since you are beginning your preparation. Devote maximum time to all the subjects and clear your basics.

Begin with easy topics so that you are able to create interest in the subjects.

English

Maths

Legal Aptitude

Logical Reasoning

GK

 

 

 

 

 

Fill-in-the-blanks

Number system

Prepare legal knowledge

Coding-decoding

Prepare static GK

Idioms

Ratio & proportion

Study torts, contracts, criminal law etc.

Inequality

Start noting down current affairs on regular basis

Proverbs

Percentage

Cause & effect

 

Read financial newspaper

Odd one out

 

Attempt sectional tests on the related topics

Attempt 1-2 full length mock test

 

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2nd Month Schedule for CLAT 2017:

English

Maths

Legal Aptitude

Logical Reasoning

GK

 

 

 

 

 

Practice at least 15 comprehensions in a month

Profit & Loss

Start practicing principle-fact questions based on previous years papers

Puzzles

Keep preparing Current Affairs on regular basis

Error correction

Simple & Compound Interest

Direction

Prepare geography related questions

Foreign words & phrases

Clocks

Statement   & assumption

 

 

 

Matrix arrangement

 

Attempt more & more sectional tests

Attempt 2-3 full length mock tests.

 

 

3rd month Schedule for CLAT 2017

English

Maths

Legal Aptitude

Logical Reasoning

GK

 

 

 

 

 

Comprehensions

Average

Practice more & more legal aptitude questions from different books

Truth & falsity

Prepare history related questions

Practice more & more vocabulary based questions

Mensuration

Sitting arrangement

Current Affairs

Sentence correction

Speed, time & distance

Syllogism

Practice previous years papers

Attempt 2-3 full length mock tests 

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4th month Schedule for CLAT 2017

English 

Maths

Legal Aptitude

Logical Reasoning

GK

 

 

 

 

 

Practice at least 15 comprehensions

Mean

Thoroughly prepare legal Gk

Blood relations

Current affairs

Cloze test

 

Depreciation

Practice more & more principle-fact based questions

Syllogism

Static G.K

Fill-in-the blanks

Circles

 

Analogy

Sentence improvement

Mensuration

 

 

 Give 1-2 full-length mock tests every week

Practice previous years papers 

 

5th month Schedule for CLAT 2017  

English

Maths

Legal Aptitude

Logical Reasoning

GK

 

 

 

 

 

Comprehensions

Average

Thoroughly prepare legal Gk

Critical Reasoning

Current affairs

Idioms

Mensuration

Practice more & more principle-fact based questions

Coding-Decoding

Static G.K

Fill-in-the blanks

Attempt more & more sectional tests

Analogy

Vocabulary

 

 

 

 

Attempt sectional tests based on entire syllabus.

 

 

6th month Schedule for CLAT 2017

English

Maths

Legal Aptitude

Logical Reasoning

GK

Revise complete syllabus

Revise entire topics

Revise entire syllabus

Revise all the topics

By now, you must have jotted down current affairs of previous months, thoroughly revise them along with static gk.

 

Practice 10-12 Online full length mock test

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Important pointers while preparing for CLAT in 6 months:

Following points must be kept in mind while preparing for the examination:

1. Set a fixed routine for study

Divide the time for topics as per the difficulty level. Don’t study a single subject for too long.

2. Give your 100% from Day 1

You need to work hard from the very first day. It is very important for you to make sincere efforts from the very beginning.

3. Analyse your strong & weak areas

Try to spend more time on your weak topics and prepare them well. 

4. Time management is very important

Time management is very important as you already know there will 200 questions & time allotted is just 120 mins. You should be quick from the very beginning & practice plays a very important role to increase your speed.

5. Accuracy is essential to qualify the exam

You must attempt the paper with atleast 90% accuracy. Accuracy is very essential as you already there is negative marking. So, attempt only those questions in which you have more than 90% accuracy.

6. Give more & more sectional tests

Sectional tests helps you analyse how well you have prepared for a single topic. Give more sectional tests on the topic you are weak at.

7. Practice full length mock tests

Mock tests give you a feel of real examination & by taking ample mock tests you will also be able learn time management.

Proper analysis of mock tests lets you know about your weak areas and you can work on them.

 

Remember,

Effort is important, but knowing where to make an effort makes all the difference.

 

So make an effort in the right direction otherwise all your efforts will go waste. Make a correct strategy, stay focussed, have faith in yourself & prepare with determination, you will surely be able to succeed.

Good Luck

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