• AILET Syllabus 2022 - Check Subject Wise (English, GK, Legal Aptitude, Reasoning, Mathematics) Syllabus Here

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Update on: 17 Jan 2022 14:12:11 PM

Candidates who want to take AILET 2022 must go through the complete syllabus before preparing. AILET syllabus for both BA LLB and LLM is given below in this article. 

AILET 2022 Syllabus: The National Law University, Delhi prescribes the syllabus of All India Law Entrance Test (AILET). Candidates who have applied for AILET 2022 UG and PG programmes must be aware of the syllabus so as to have a piece of prior knowledge about the type of questions that are likely to be asked in the entrance test. 

AILET 2022 syllabus is an outline of all the subjects from which questions will be formulated in the UG and PG entrance tests. AILET syllabus will provide the candidates with an overview of the topics that will be asked in the exam. They can also decide the importance of the topics based on their weightage in the exam from the AILET 2022 syllabus.

Candidates will also be able to find information on the topics/subjects, topic-wise distribution of marks and the pattern of the question paper from the AILET 2022 syllabus. They are advised to bookmark this page and check it regularly for all related information on AILET syllabus 2022.

AILET is a national level law entrance examination conducted by NLU Delhi to screen aspirants for admission to undergraduate and postgraduate courses offered by NLU Delhi.  

AILET Syllabus 2022 - For BA LLB Program

The syllabus of AILET UG will comprise the subjects of English, General Knowledge, Reasoning, Legal Aptitude and Elementary mathematics.

Candidates appearing for AILET 2022 for admission to the BA LLB Program offered by NLU must familiarize themselves with the following topics from each of the sections.


General Knowledge


Legal Aptitude

Elementary Mathematics

Fill in the Blanks,



Idioms and Phrases,

Jumbled words and sentences,

Choosing the correct words,

Comprehension passages




Current Affairs,



General Science

Syllogism, Blood Relations, Identifying Patterns, Logical Links, Rectify Illogical Arguments

Study of law,

Research aptitude,

Problem solving ability


Profit and loss,

Time and work,


Speed and distance,

Permutation-Combination,Venn diagrams,

Numerical ability

As per the AILET syllabus, the comprehension passage in the English section will assess the candidates’ interpretation and answering capability. The Reasoning section of AILET UG 2022 will adjudge the candidates’ logical and analytical skills. The Legal Aptitude section is meant to access the research skills of the candidates and their interest in law as well as their ability to solve problems. The topics in Elementary Mathematics as par the AILET syllabus 2022 for the BA LLB program will be based on the Mathematics that the candidates have come across in the 10th standard.

AILET Syllabus 2022: For LLM Programme

Law graduates willing to pursue LLM from NLU Delhi and appearing for AILET PG 2022 must prepare from the following topics in the AILET syllabus for the LLM programme.

  • Family Law
  • Criminal Law
  • Law of Torts
  • Law of Contracts
  • International Law
  • Jurisprudence
  • Property Law
  • Intellectual Property Law

The Family Law sections in AILET PG syllabus 2022 includes domestic partnership, marriage, surrogacy, adoption, paternity, child custody and juvenile laws. Criminal Law section of AILET syllabus, includes threatening, harmful, or otherwise endangering to the property, health, safety, and moral welfare of people inclusive of one's self.

For International law, candidates will be expected to answer questions from set of rules, agreements and treaties implemented and used for bridging gaps between nations that serve as a framework for the practice of stable and organized international relations. The Jurisprudence section of AILET PG 2022 syllabus includes the theoretical or philosophical study of law in order to gain a deeper understanding of legal reasoning, legal systems, legal institutions and their role in society.

The Law of Contracts included in AILET PG 2022 syllabus includes studying of agreement between two or more parties to perform a service, provide a product or commit to an act that is enforceable by law. Candidates are expected to have an understanding of the several types of contracts, and their specific terms and conditions.

The Law of Torts included in AILET syllabus 2022 includes common law jurisdictions. Candidates must also have an in depth understanding of Property Law governing the various forms of ownership and tenancy in real property and personal property, within the common law legal system and must also possess a clear knowledge of International Property Law revolving around the rules for securing and enforcing legal rights to inventions, designs, and artistic works according to the AILET Syllabus for postgraduate entrance.

AILET 2022 Syllabus - Sectional Weightage

Candidates must also be aware of the number of questions from each of the topics of the AILET 2022 syllabus so that they are able to prepare for the entrance test accordingly.

In the AILET UG exam there will be 150 questions in total. Each question will be objective type in nature and will be of 1 mark each, thus bringing the total upto 150 marks. The weightage of each section in the AILET 2022 syllabus for BA LLB program is given in the table below.

AILET Syllabus 2022 - Weightage for BA LLB programme


Number of Questions



General Knowledge




Legal Aptitude


Elementary Mathematics




As per the AILET syllabus 2022 for the Postgraduate entrance exams, a total of 150 questions will be asked. The question of AILET PG will be both objective and descriptive type in nature. The weightage of topics in the AILET syllabus for LLM entrance as well as the distribution of marks is provided in the table below.

AILET 2022 Syllabus- Weightage for LLM programme


No. of Questions


Law of Torts



Constitutional Law, Law of Contracts, Criminal Law, International Law, Property Law, Family Law and Intellectual Property Law






AILET 2022 Syllabus - Exam Pattern

Along with being aware of the syllabus of AILET for BA LLB and LLM programmes, candidates must also be aware of the exam pattern of the exam. The paper pattern of the All India Law Entrance Test will include details about the question paper including subjects, marking scheme and other details.  

The question paper will comprise of objective type questions each of 1 mark each. There will be a negative marking of 0.25 marks for each incorrect answer.

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