Allahabad University was established on 23 September 1887 and is the fourth oldest university of India. This premier Central University is located in Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh and invites application from eligible candidates for selecting students for admission to LLB first year in the Law Department, Allahabad University or constituent colleges through Law Admission Test (LAT 2012).
Name of the Course for Admission in Allahabad University
LLB (Three year Course)
Important Dates for Admission in Allahabad University
Eligibility Criteria for Admission in Allahabad University
Educational Qualification: Only such a candidate shall be eligible for admission to LLB Course who has passed any of the following qualifying examinations either from Allahabad University or any other University recognized by Allahabad University and has secured a minimum of 45% marks (40% for SC/ST) in the qualifying examination:
Age Limit (as on 1 July 2012): Maximum 30 years (General category)
Selection Procedure for Admission in Allahabad University: The Law Admission Test shall be of 3 hours duration which includes half an hour for verification of the instruction to the candidates. The test shall consist of Three Papers each of 100 marks, as mentioned below:
a) Section I: Hindi Language comprehension
b) Section II: English Language.
Valuation Method: The questions to Paper I (Language Comprehension) and Paper II (General Awareness & Current Affairs) are of 1 mark each and for every correct answer candidate shall be awarded 1 mark and for every wrong answer 1/3 of a mark will be deducted.
The questions to Paper III (Reasoning & Mental Ability) are of 2 marks each. For every correct answer candidate will be provided 2 marks and for every wrong answer 2/3 of a mark will be deducted.
How to Apply for Admission in Allahabad University: Candidates can either apply online on the site http://www.auadmission.co.in or obtain OMR Forms along with information brochure will also be available for purchase from Pravesh Bhawan, Chaitham Lines, University of Allahabad, Allahabad-21102 U.P. on all days including holidays between 10 am to 4 pm.
Application Fee: Application fee for General/ OBC category candidates is Rs 600 and fee for SC/ ST/ PH candidates is Rs 300.
Candidates can deposit fee through DRAFT made in favour of ‘Finance Officer, University of Allahabad', payable at Allahabad or download the CHALLAN of HDFC BANK from the website and fill it up correctly by mentioning all the details required. The bank account number LAT-2012 has to be clearly mentioned along with the applicable fee.
The student is required to send the original university copy of CHALLAN/DRAFT to Director Admissions, Pravesh Bhawan, Chaitham Lines, University of Allahabad, Allahabad and bring the photocopy along with its Admit Card to the Test Centre and submit it at the time of Test.
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