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The Indian Law Institute common Admission Test is conducted by the Indian Law School, New Delhi for the admission to the post-graduate programmes in the field of law like LLM(2 year course), Diploma programs and PhD.

 

The Indian Law Institute common Admission Test is conducted by the Indian Law School, New Delhi for the admission to the post-graduate programmes in the field of law like LLM(2 year course), Diploma programs and PhD.

 

ELIGIBILITY CRITERION:

 

Candidates, in order to seek admission must hold an L.LB degree with a minimum of 50% marks. Those in the final year of the LLB can also apply however they will be asked to submit their mark sheet and original certificate at the time of admission. Candidates from all over India can apply for admission. The institute offers thirty seats for L.LM and another five seats can be created for the Non Resident Indians or NRIs.

Candidates who hold a law degree from a foreign university are also eligible for admission. 

 

ADMISSION PROCESS:

 

The students are selected purely on merit basis. The ILICAT has two parts: test paper and viva voce. Clearing the test paper does not ensure admission; the students have to pass the viva as well.

The ILICAT entrance test paper is of 130 marks and is divided into three parts

 

PART 1:ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND GENERAL KNOWLEDGE

There are thirty questions in this part of the test. The objective type questions each carry one mark making the total of Part 1 to 30 marks.

 

PART 2: LAW

This part tests the candidate’s knowledge on Constitutional Law, Jurisprudence, IPC, Commercial Law (Contract and Specific Relief Act, Partnership and Sale of Goods Act), Public International Law, Law of Torts, Family Law and Law of Limitations.

In this section too the candidates will have to answer objective type questions; there are 60 questions in all, each carrying one mark. 

The total marks of this section are 60.

 

Part 3:

The candidate is required to answer five subjective questions; the word limit set for the answers is 150 words. The total marks allotted to this part of the test are 40 and the questions are based on the following topics

IPC

Jurisprudence

Family Law

Constitutional Law

Commercial Laws (Contract, Partnership and Sale of Goods Act)

 

There is negative marking. Any question left unanswered will be given a zero but a a minus ¼ marks will be awarded for every wrong answer.

The successful candidates will be short listed and called for a viva-voce. Candidates clearing the viva as well will be offered admission.

 

CONTACT DETAILS:

 

Contact Address for the ILI CAT LLM

Indian Law Institute, Bhagwandas Road, New Delhi - 110001

Phone: 23387526

E-mail: ili@nde.vsnl.net.in

Website: www.ili.ac.in, www.ilidelhi.org