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About CUET LLM Entrance Exam

The CUET PG LLM is an entrance exam designed for admission to LLM programs at prestigious universities such as Delhi University and Banaras Hindu University.

The Introduction of the Common University Entrance Test (CUET PG) marks a significant step for admission into a diverse range of PG Programs across Central and State Universities/Institutions and participating Deemed/Private Universities/Institutions.

CUET aims to level the playing field, offering equal opportunities to candidates nationwide, including those from rural and remote areas.


Candidates who have completed their bachelor's degree in law or are in the final year of their bachelor's program are eligible to apply for CUET PG LLM. However, eligibility criteria may vary for each university, so candidates should check the specific requirements of the university they are applying to.

Indian Nationals belonging to certain categories are admitted under the seats reserved for them following the rules prescribed by the Government of India. The categories and the extent of reservation are as follows:

  • General category belonging to Economically Weaker Section (GEN- EWS) – 10% of seats
  • Other Backward Classes belonging to the Non-Creamy Layer (OBC- NCL) – 27% of seats
  • Scheduled Caste (SC) – 15% of seats in every course.
  • Scheduled Tribe (ST) – 7.5% of seats in every course.
  • Persons with Disability (PwD) – 5% seats in each of the GENERAL, GEN-EWS, OBC-NCL, SC, and ST category seats.

Exam Pattern

  • The CUET PG Entrance Exam is held ONLINE
  • The Test shall be of two hours duration. The Test Paper will consist of one question paper containing 100 objective-type questions in Part A (General) and Part B (Law) with multiple choice answers.
  • Each question shall carry four marks. For every correct answer, four marks will be awarded and for every incorrect answer, one mark will be deducted. No mark will be awarded or deducted for a question that is left unanswered.
  • If a question is dropped due to a technical error, all candidates will receive full marks, regardless of whether they attempted it or not.


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