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Updated By Debanjalee Sen on 08 Aug, 2022 14:10

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CLAT 2023 Answer Key

The window to challenge the final answer key of CLAT 2023 will be declared by the conducting authority. The CLAT final answer key will be released around December 2022. The provisional CLAT 2023 answer key will be released soon after the exam and candidates could raise objections to it until the specified date. The Consortium of National Law Universities released the CLAT 2023 Answer Key online and students can use it to estimate their probable exam scores. CLAT 2023 will be held in an offline format on December 18, 2022.

CLAT 2023 Answer Key will assist candidates in matching their answers to the official exam answers. The official CLAT Answer Key 2023 is released in two stages, according to the regulations of the Consortium: the provisional answer key and the final answer key. The provisional answer key for CLAT 2023 is available only online and will list the correct options for each question.

Candidates have to use their login credentials to challenge the provisional CLAT 2023 Answer Key online by paying additional fees. After considering all the feedback from the candidates, the Consortium will release the final answer key. It should be noted that once the final CLAT Answer Key 2023 is announced, the answers cannot be changed.

CLAT Answer Key contains all of the correct answers to the exam questions. Students can compute the total number of correctly answered questions. Furthermore, candidates can challenge CLAT 2023 Answer Key with adequate proof within a specified time frame if they discover any discrepancies.

They can raise an objection regarding the provisional answer key of CLAT 2023 through an online process. After going through the objections raised by the candidates, the CLAT committee will issue the amended answer key for CLAT 2023. The amended answer key, released after verifying the objections on the provisional answer key, is called CLAT final answer key.

With the help of the CLAT 2023 answer key, candidates can cross-check their responses with that of the answer key and get a fair idea about their probable scores in the entrance test.  Given on this page is all the crucial information about CLAT 2023 Answer Key and Question Paper.

Important Dates of CLAT 2023 Answer Key



CLAT 2023 Exam Date

December 18, 2022

Provisional Answer Key of CLAT 2023

To be announced

Commencement of Raising Objections to CLAT 2023 Provisional Answer Key

To be announced

Last Date to Raise Objections to CLAT 2023 Provisional Answer Key

To be announced
Final Answer Key of CLAT 2023

To be announced

CLAT 2022 Answer Key PDF

To calculate their predicted score, candidates need to check the link below to download the CLAT Answer Key 2022 PDF file. Following the CLAT exam, many reputed coaching centres and exam experts publish an unofficial CLAT Answer Key 2022 PDF as well as a detailed exam analysis. 

Students can download the answer key PDF of CLAT 2022 for verifying their answers and raising objections. After re-evaluating the objections to the provisional answer key, the authorities share CLAT 2022 Final Answer Key. 

ExamProvisional Answer Key PDFFinal Answer Key PDFQuestion Paper PDF
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With the help of the unofficial answer key, aspirants can get a rough sketch of how their CLAT scores will turn out to be. Students can also check out our CLAT 2022 exam analysis which will provide them with information on the exam's difficulty level, questions asked, and more.

Students can also use CollegeDekho’sCLAT rank predictor 2022 tool and the CLAT 2022 college predictor tool to find out their probable rank and scores.

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Steps to Download CLAT 2023 Answer Key

Candidates can follow the steps given below to download the answer key of CLAT 2023:

  • Visit the official website of CLAT 2023.
  • On the home page, go to the Notifications sections.
  • Find the link titled "CLAT 2023 - UG/ PG Provisional Answer Keys and Objections notification".
  • Click on the link and a new page will open.
  • The answer key of CLAT 2023 will be available in a PDF format.
  • Download the document, cross-check the answers with that of the CLAT 2023 answer key and raise objections, if necessary.

Details Mentioned in CLAT Answer Key

After downloading the answer key, candidates will find all the correct answers for CLAT Question Paper. They can also check their marked answers to compare them to the official ones.

Marking Scheme of CLAT 2023

Given below is the marking scheme of the CLAT 2023. This marking scheme is followed while evaluating candidates and they can go through the CLAT 2023 answer key to get an idea of their expected score. 

Type of Answer


For Every Correct Answer

+1 Mark

For Every Wrong Answer

-0.25 Mark

For Every Question Left Unattempted


Answer Key of CLAT 2023

CLAT 2023 answer key links will be updated below -

Download CLAT Answer Key 2023 PDF (to be updated)

Final Answer Key of CLAT 2023 for 5-year Law Programme

Final answer key of CLAT 2023 for the 5-year law programme will be displayed below.

CLAT UG 2023 Final Answer Key (to be updated)

Final Answer Key of CLAT 2023 for LL.M Programme

Final answer key of CLAT 2023 for LLM programme will be displayed below.

CLAT PG 2023 Final Answer Key (to be updated)

CLAT Answer Key 2023: How to Raise Objections

Applicants can lodge their objections if they find discrepancies in the CLAT answer key 2023. They must remember that the Consortium will ignore any complaints to the CLAT 2023 answer key that has been emailed or phoned by the aspirants. The filing fee for an objection is Rs 1,000 (approximately). Students must submit their objections by the deadline. Objections received after the deadline will not be considered.

Steps to raise an objection against CLAT Answer Key

Applicants may object by following the steps outlined below -

  • Visit the CLAT 2023 admissions portal.
  • Log in with the registered number and password.
  • Select the Raise an Object link.
  • Input the question number and any additional information (related to objection)
  • Submit the concerns and pay the fee.

Importance of CLAT Answer Key

Candidates must take note of the following points to understand the significance of the CLAT 2023 Answer Key - 

  • The candidates can estimate the CLAT result with the help of the CLAT answer key.
  • If students believe the CLAT answer key is inaccurate, they can object to it.
  • Candidates can learn about the CLAT Cut Off.
  • Before the results are announced, the exam officials will release the provisional answer key. So that the exam's transparency can be retained and the assessment can be conducted without bias.

Final CLAT 2023 Answer Key

NLUs Consortium will review the objections after the provisional answer key window ends. It will then publish the final answer key alongside the CLAT Result. The Consortium will make necessary changes to the paper and/or answers in the final CLAT 2023 Answer key. It is important to note that applicants cannot lodge any objections after the final answer key has been declared.

CLAT 2023 Result

It is anticipated that the Consortium of NLUs will release the CLAT 2023 results in the final week of December 2022. Candidates' scorecards for the CLAT will be made available to them by logging into the online portal. The results will include information on the candidate's marks, roll number, overall India rank, and category rank. 

Twenty-two law schools in the country will accept students based on their CLAT scores for undergraduate and graduate law programmes. Counselling is managed by the Consortium for the students who have been shortlisted.

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FAQs about CLAT Answer Key

Why is CLAT answer key important?

The CLAT answer key reveals to the candidates which questions did they get right in the exam and which questions they answered incorrectly. Through the answer key of CLAT, candidates can calculate the marks they will score in the exam.

Where can I raise objections to the CLAT provisonal answer key?

In order to raise objections to the provisional answer key of CLAT, you will have to log on to the official website and sign into your student portal. You will find the link for submitting your objections to the answer key there and you must submit them before the deadline passes.

Will I have to log in to check the CLAT answer key?

Yes, you will be required to sign in using your username and password in order to view and download the CLAT answer key.

From where can I download the CLAT answer key?

You can download the final answer key of CLAT from the official website of the CLAT Consortium. Alternatively, you can also use the direct link provided on this page.

How many CLAT answer keys are released?

One answer key for each paper of CLAT is released. If four series of question papers have been conducted, separate answer keys for each of them will be published.

Who releases the final answer key of CLAT?

The final answer key of CLAT is released by the conducting body of the examination. The Consortium of NLUs looks over the answer key publication.

Which is considered to calculate CLAT marks, the provisional answer key or the final answer key?

The final answer key of CLAT is used for calculating the marks scored by candidates.

What is the difference between provisional answer key and final answer key of CLAT?

First the provisional answer key of CLAT is released and students are allowed to raise objections to it, if they have any. Once all challenges to the provisional answer key are submitted and reviewed, the Cornsortium releases the final answer key of CLAT after considering all the objections.

How can I view the answer key of CLAT?

The CLAT answer key has been provided on the page above. You can go through it and download the answer key of the exam from this page.

When will CLAT answer key be out?

The answer key of CLAT is released soon after the exam is conducted.

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