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AILET 2022 - Results (Out), Counselling/ Admission Dates (Out), Updates

Updated By Sukriti Vajpayee on 12 Jul, 2022 13:40

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About AILET 2022 (2nd Seat Allotment Out)

AILET 2022 Round 2 Merit List has been released on July 11, 2022 (for BA LL.B). Round 1 merit list for BA LL.B was out on July 6 and for LL.M, the first list was published on July 8, 2022. AILET 2022 result was released for LLM on July 2 and the BA LLB results were out on July 1, 2022, along with the final answer key. The master question paper and provisional answer key of AILET 2022 were released on June 27, 2022. Candidates could challenge the answer key until June 28, 2022 (by 2 pm). AILET 2022 was held on June 26, 2022, from 10 to 11:30 am. The AILET 2022 admit card was released on June 16, 2022. The last date to register for AILET 2022 was extended until May 25, 2022, and the exam date was also postponed. Earlier, AILET 2022 was scheduled for May 1 and the application process of AILET 2022 was between January 17 and April 7, 2022.   

Applicants can download their admit cards/ hall tickets from the official website of AILET. A minimum of 45 percent of the total marks (or 40 percent in the case of SC/ ST/ Persons with Disabilities) must be obtained by candidates who have completed the Higher Secondary Examination (10+2). All OCI/PIO applicants would have to apply under the Foreign National or Indian Student categories.

AILET 2022 is conducted every year by the National Law University, Delhi (NLU D) for offering admission to BA LLB (Hons), Master of Law (LLM), and Ph.D programmes. The exam will be held in offline pen and paper mode. The AILET law entrance test for BA LLB (Hons.) comprises 150 questions that students have to attempt within 90 minutes. Three (3) sections of 150 multiple-choice questions for 150 marks will comprise the modified AILET 2022 syllabus for the BA LLB (Hons.) Program.

The modified syllabus for LLM for AILET 2022 will have 108 - 110 questions overall. Out of the total questions, Section A will have 100 objective style questions, and B will have 8 - 10 descriptive questions. Out of the 8 - 10 long-form questions, an applicant has to attempt any two.

Once the AILET 2022 results are out, the NLU - Delhi selection procedure will begin. The AILET 2022 member institutes require applicants to participate in the counselling process to be admitted. They need to know the AILET cutoffs for the institutions they want to attend.

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AILET 2022 Important Dates

Provided below are the important dates for AILET 2022:



Commencement of AILET 2022 Application Process

January 17, 2022

Last Date of AILET 2022 Application Process    

May 25, 2022 (Revised)

Issue of AILET 2022 Admit Card

June 16, 2022

AILET 2022 Exam Date

June 26, 2022 (Revised)
AILET 2022 Provisional Answer KeyJune 27, 2022
AILET 2022 Final Answer KeyJuly 1, 2022

AILET 2022 Result

BA LL.B - July 1, 2022

LL.M - July 2, 2022

Declaration of AILET 2022 Merit List and Issue of Call Letters

BA LL.B - July 1, 2022

LL.M - July 2, 2022

Release of Category-Wise List for AILET 2022 Counselling

BA LL.B - July 1, 2022

LL.M - July 2, 2022

Commencement of AILET 2022 Counselling Process Registration

BA LL.B - July 1, 2022

LL.M - July 2, 2022

Last Date to Register for AILET 2022 Counselling Process

BA LL.B - July 4, 2022

LL.M - July 5, 2022

Counselling and Admission of Candidates in the First Provisional List

BA LL.B - July 6 - 8, 2022

LL.M - July 8 - 10, 2022

Counselling and Admission of Candidates in the Second Provisional List

BA LL.B - July 11 - 13, 2022


Colleges Accepting Exam AILET :

AILET 2022 Highlights

The essence and highlights of the AILET 2022 exam have been provided below.

Exam NameAILET
Exam Full NameAll India Law Entrance Test
Conducting BodyNational Law University, Delhi (NLU Delhi)
Exam DateJune 26, 2022
CoursesAdmission to BA LLB (Hons) & LLM
LevelUniversity-Level Exam
ModeComputer-based Mode (CBT)
Number of Questions

150 Questions for BA LLB (Hons.), 102 Questions for LLM (100 MCQs + 2 Descriptive)

Total Marks150 Marks
Type of QuestionsObjective Type (Multiple Choice Questions) and Descriptive
Negative MarkingYes

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Advantages of Qualifying AILET 2022

Candidates for AILET 2022 should be aware of AILET's advantages. As a result, we've compiled some AILET 2022 material to help candidates better understand AILET's advantages -

  • Applicants who pass AILET can join one of the top law colleges in India - the National Law University, Delhi. 
  • In case they cannot make it to NLU Delhi, they even have the option of joining other renowned law colleges that accept AILET scores.
  • All legal firms are always looking to hire new law and experienced law graduates.
  • A career in litigation or practice means that a lawyer can represent both himself (if needed) and clients in court.
  • Law aspirants who plan to pursue a career in academics will have the option of becoming a professor or lecturer after LLM or PhD.
  • Lawyers can also seek jobs in the public sector, banking, and corporate sectors.

All About AILET 2022

Please find all the vital information about the AILET 2022 exam here - 

What's New in AILET?

NLU Delhi has eliminated Elementary Mathematics and Legal Aptitude this year from the AILET exam format. These two topics were formerly included. Because of this, the test questions for the AILET will now be focused on three different subjects: English Language, Logical Reasoning, and Current Affairs and General Knowledge. 

In addition to that, the sectional weightage for AILET 2022 has been modified.

Eligibility Criteria of AILET 2022

The AILET 2022 eligibility criteria are the minimum marks or scores that an individual must obtain in the last qualifying examination to sit for the exam. AILET 2022 eligibility requirements vary for undergraduate and graduate programs.

The appropriate certificate(s) for reserved categories/classes must be submitted in original form during provisional admission. No provisional admission will be allowed without a caste/category certificate from the appropriate authority. 

Furthermore, the caste/category certificate should always be in the candidate's name and not in the name of the candidate's parents/guardians/spouse or any other family members, etc.

How to Apply for AILET 2022

Before filling out the exam application form, an individual must meet the AILET 2022 eligibility conditions. Applicants are urged to carefully read the admission notification on the AILET's official website and familiarize themselves with all prerequisites for filling out the AILET 2022 online application form. The AILET 2022 application for this year ended on May 25, 2022.

Exam Pattern of AILET 2022

To do well on the AILET 2022 exam, students must know the grading scheme, type of questions, structure, and exam pattern. This year, AILET has revised the exam pattern. Few sections have been removed from the previous pattern of AILET, and the segment-wise weightage has been changed.

Syllabus of AILET 2022

The AILET 2022 syllabus outline includes all necessary material for students planning to take the exam. The All India Law Entrance Test (AILET) syllabus has been updated by the National Law University of Delhi (NLU - D). 

Exam-takers who plan to take AILET 2022 should first educate themselves with the entire curriculum. AILET BA LLB will not have a mathematics portion this year. In the meantime, AILET LLM now contains a description section.

Sample Papers of AILET 2022

Candidates preparing for the All India Law Entrance Test (AILET) 2022 can benefit from the sample papers. AILET 2022 sample papers will provide in-depth insight into the law entrance test questions. 

AILET 2022 exam-takers can prepare for the AILET 2022 through sample papers. These papers will offer an in-depth understanding of the entrance test's questions. It also analyzes the candidates' strengths and weaknesses and encourages them to improve in those areas to ace the exam.

Mock Test of AILET 2022

The format of the mock examination is similar to that of the actual exam. Aspirants can check their level of preparation, learn about the kind of questions that may be asked, the exam's difficulty level, and optimize their accuracy and speed by taking the AILET Mock Test series.

Previous Year's Question Papers of AILET 2022

The previous year's AILET 2022 question papers are the last few year's question papers that an individual needs to practice well before an exam to comprehend the exam better. Students must download the previous year's question papers and take them up one at a time for solving. Their speed will improve, their knowledge will be tested properly, and their chances of scoring more will be enhanced.

Participating Colleges of AILET 2022

AILET is recognized by various Indian law schools and institutions, including the National Law University in Delhi. The participating colleges shortlist the candidates based on the merit list, eligibility conditions, and reservation criteria. These colleges then release the seat allotment list based on the above criteria.

Cutoff of AILET 2022

NLU Delhi will disclose the category-based cutoff list for AILET BA LLB and LLM courses at the time of counselling. Candidates who scored higher than the AILET cut off 2022 for their category will be shortlisted for counselling. The AILET 2022 cutoff will be announced after June 26, 2022.

The AILET cutoff 2022 is the minimum score required for admission to the University's law programs. AILET cutoff 2022 is also the last rank at which an applicant gets admitted. 

Merit List of AILET 2022

The AILET 2022 merit list for BA LLB and LLM programs will be released by National Law University, Delhi, in the first week of July. AILET 2022 preliminary merit list will be available for download from the official admission portal - // 

 The AILET 2022 merit list will include the names, roll numbers, and ranking of all applicants who took the AILET 2022. The University will invite candidates for AILET counselling and seat assignment based on the AILET 2022 provisional merit list. 

The University will then create the seat allotment lists or final AILET merit lists based on merit cum reservation factors.

AILET 2022 Exam Day Guidelines

Find out the major AILET 2022 exam day instructions below - 

  • Candidates must carry a valid ID card.
  • They must have the AILET admit card.
  • They must not bring any study materials, papers for rough calculations, calculators, or any other electronic items.
  • Exam-takers must reach the exam hall on or before the reporting time.

Selecting AILET Test Cities

The AILET 2022 applicants will have to provide their test city preferences while filling out the application form for AILET. They must pick the test cities based on their convenience. The test city will be assigned based on the availability of the location.

AILET 2022 Selection Procedure

There are various levels in the selection procedure of AILET 2022. Candidates who clear the written test of AILET will be called for the succeeding rounds of the selection criteria. The applicants who get through the cutoff will have to get their documents verified in the counselling process of AILET. Once approved; they will have the option to pay the admission fees and join their allotted college.

AILET 2022 Exam Centres

AILET 2022 exam center information has still not been released. The exam was organized in more than 20 cities across India in 2021. Delhi, Bangalore, Mumbai, Guwahati, Kolkata, Hyderabad, and Nagpur are some of the AILET exam centres. Students will get test centres based on their availability.

AILET 2022 Courses and Seat Intake

Here is the seat intake for law courses offered at NLU Delhi per AILET scores - 

Law Courses Offered

Seat Intake (Approx)

BA LLB (Honours)


Master of Law (LLM)


AILET 2022 Exam Timings

Here are the exam timing for the AILET 2022 Exam.

Reporting TimeExam Time
At least 1-2 hours before the exam10:00 AM -11:30 AM

AILET Conducting Body

The organising authority for AILET is National Law University, Delhi (NLU-D). Unlike other National Law Universities, NLU-D is the only educational body that has not yet accepted the procedure of selecting candidates through CLAT (Common Law Admission Test).

 Established in 2008 under the Delhi Act No. 1 of 2008, the National Law University has been accredited ‘A’ Grade with a score of 3.59 on a four-point scale by NAAC. The NLU-D administered law entrance exam allows more than thousand candidates to make a career in the field of law. The registration forms for AILET are available from the first week of January on the official website of NLU-D. 

Contact Details

Address: Sector- 14, Dwarka, New Delhi – 110078,

Tel: 011-40787555 (10:00 am to 05:00 pm on all working days)



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Related Questions

Hey. Can I study for AILET and CLAT from the same books?

-Kounane JeelaniUpdated on January 29, 2022 11:42 AM
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Samiksha Rautela, Student / Alumni

Dear Student,

Since the syllabus of AILET and CLAT are almost the same, you can study from the same books for both exams. However, while preparing make sure to solve the last year's question papers, sample papers and mock tests for both the exams separately. It would strengthen your preparation and make you understand both the exams better. Go through the link below to make your preparation easy.



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FAQs about AILET

What is AILET?

AILET stands for All India Law Entrance Test, which is conducted for entry to National Law University, New Delhi. The courses offered are BA LLB (Hons.), LLM and PhD.

Who is the conducting body of AILET?

The conducting body of AILET is National Law University, Delhi or NLU Delhi.

AILET offers admission to which courses?

Through AILET, candidates are offered admission to a 5-Year long BA LLB (Hons.) or 1-Year long LLM course. AILET score is also accepted for PhD programme at NLU - Delhi.

How many NLUs participate in the AILET?

Only NLU Delhi participates in the AILET exam. A few other participating colleges also accept AILET scores.

In how many cities is AILET held?

AILET is held all over the nation across more than 22 cities.

How is AILET different from CLAT?

AILET and CLAT are different entrance exams of law. AILET is held only to provide admission in NLU Delhi while through CLAT, candidates can get admission in rest of the NLUs.

How many times is AILET conducted in a year?

AILET is conducted once every year. This year AILET will be conducted on June 26, 2022.

How many seats does NLU Delhi offer through AILET?

Through AILET, NLU Delhi provides 123 seats for BA LLB (Hons.) and 81 seats for LLM programmes.

Does AILET provide admission to only law courses?

Yes, AILET or the All India Law Entrance Test provides admission to only law courses.

Is AILET tougher than the CLAT exam?

Since the total number of seats provided through AILET is very less than CLAT, it makes the exam more competitive and tough.

How many times can I appear for the AILET exam?

There is no set limit on the number of attempts a candidate can make in AILET 2022. Aspirants fulfilling the eligibility criteria can apply for AILET as many times as they want to.

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