Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University (GGSIPU) has announced IPU CET Law 2017 on November 17, 2016. The common entrance test for LLB (IPU CET Law) admissions is scheduled to be held on April 16, as per the official announcement made by GGSIPU. Candidates who wish to pursue five-year integrated law programmes in the university need to check IPU CET Law 2017 exam details. The university offers admissions into two undergraduate law programmes namely BA LLB and BBA LLB. The courses are offered at as many as 8 colleges affiliated to GGSIPU. Careers360 brings you all about IPU CET Law 2017 mentioning every element of the university level LLB entrance test including important dates, eligibility criteria, application form, admit card, exam pattern, result and counselling of IPU CET Law 2017.

IPU CET Law: Exam Brief Profile

Exam Name Indraprastha University Common Entrance Test for law admissions
Abbreviated Name IPU CET Law
Exam Type Undergraduate
Exam Level National
Exam Mode Offline
Conducting Authority Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University (GGSIPU)
Courses Offered BA LLB and BBA LLB
Total number of participating Institutes 8
Total seats offered 1700 BA LLB and 660 BBA LLB
Number of test takers 12000 (approximately)

IPU CET 2017 Important Dates

Events Important Dates
Exam Notification November 17, 2017
Application begins December 2016*
Application ends March 28, 2017
Exam date April 16, 2017
Result date May 2, 2017
*Tentative date; subjected to change

How can I fill IPU CET Law 2017 application form?
Candidates can fill the application form of IPU CET Law 2017 in online mode only. They will need to register for the common entrance exam of GGSIPU undergraduate law programmes and then fill the online application using login id and password generated after the registration process. The IPU CET Law application forms can only be submitted after payment of fees. Candidates need to pay Rs. 1000 for as application fee. The application fee of IPU CET Law 2017 can be paid in either of the modes–online or offline using various payment options.

Am I eligible for IPU CET Law 2017?

GGSIPU has also announced IPU CET Law 2017 eligibility criteria following which a candidate needs to have passed 12th board examination securing a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate of the subjects including English as compulsory subject studied in the 12th board. Moreover, as per BCI’s latest age bar rule, the candidates also need not to attain more than 20 years of age if belonging to general category and 22 years that for SC, ST and other backward classes in order to fulfil the age criteria for undergraduate admissions in the university.

What is exam pattern of IPU CET Law 2017?
GGSIPU will be conducting IPU CET Law 2017 on April 16. The exam will be conducted offline (paper-pen mode) for 150 minutes. Candidates will have to answer as many as 150 questions carrying four marks each. The questions will be of objective nature having multiple-choice answer options. The question booklet will comprise questions from various sections–English Language, General Knowledge, Reasoning and Legal Aptitude. Candidates will need to choose only one option which they deem to be correct. In case of wrong attempts, one mark each will be deducted from the total scored marks. Questions answered with more than one option will also be liable for negative marking even though one of the chosen answer options deem to be correct.