Calcutta University BA LLB 2017

Calcutta University Entrance Exam widely known as Calcutta University BA LLB 2017 is a state level exam. This exam is conducted to offer admission to students in BA and L.L.B programme in different affiliated colleges across Calcutta. Candidates who are willing to apply must visit the official website www.caluniv.ac.in to register from June, 2017. The Calcutta University Entrance Exam is conducted by the University of Calcutta and the university has total 14 campuses spread over the city of Kolkata. Applicant has to complete their Higher Secondary exam before applying for the test and the university is also affiliated with AIU, UGC and NAAC. The CU Entrance Exam is going to be held in the month of July, 2017. Applicants can get the details about exam pattern, application form and dates about Calcutta University below.

Calcutta University BA LLB 2017 Exam Summary
Exam Name Calcutta University Entrance Exam
Commonly known as CU Entrance Exam
Exam level State Level
Conducting Authority The University of Calcutta
Exam Stream Law Entrance Exam

Calcutta University BA LLB 2017 Eligibility Criteria

Candidates must satisfy the below conditions before they apply for the examination:

  • Candidate should not be more than 20 years of age as on 1st June, 2016 and 22 years for SC/ ST students and 25 years in case of PH students.
  • Candidates appearing should have completed their Higher Secondary Certificate or its equivalent examination from a recognized University/ Board.
  • Candidates must score at least 45% of aggregate marks in their HSC/ 12th exams to be eligible (40% in case of SC/ ST category students)

Calcutta University BA LLB 2017 Application form

Following are the steps to apply for Calcutta University 2017 Exam:

Step 1: Candidates those who are eligible shall register himself/herself at the link given www.caluniv.ac.in

Step 2: Candidates applying must fill in their Mobile Number, Educational Qualification, personal, Caste category and other details as mentioned in the form and submit it. Candidate will receive a user ID and password

Step 3: Candidate need to login and fill the preferred institution and entrance examination centre and save it.

Step 4: Candidates applied must pay their application fees online through Debit/ Credit Card and offline by downloading SBI Challan and pay at any SBI branch.

Calcutta University BA LLB 2017 Application Fees

The application fees for the exam is Rs 300/- for general category and Rs150/- in case of SC/ ST/ PH candidates.

Calcutta University BA LLB 2017 Exam Pattern

  • The test will be in offline mode and will be of multiple choice questions.
  • Candidate will not lose any marks for wrong answer.
  • The time for the exam is 150 minutes.

Calcutta University BA LLB 2017 Exam Dates

Calcutta University Exam Events Important Dates
Calcutta University BA LLB 2017 Online Form Submission June, 2017

Application Fees Payment June, 2017
Online Calcutta University BA LLB 2017 Admit Card Download June, 2017
Calcutta University BA LLB 2017 Test Date June, 2017

The above dates are tentative. No official dates have been declared yet. Keep visiting our website in order to get any updates.

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  1. Can you please suggest me some books which i can use to prepare for my llb entrance exam held by the calcutta university.

  2. What are the books i can use to prepare for the llb entrance exam held by the CU? What is the syllabus for the exam?

    • Hi,
      You can refer the following books:
      CLAT And LLB Entrance Examination: Study Package
      By A. P Bhardwaj

      The Ultimate Guide to the LLB Entrance Examination 2013
      By M A RashidList

      Guide to LL.B. Entrance Examination 2012-13, 22nd Edn., (Based on New Syllabus),
      By Universal

      Model Test Papers For CLAT & LL.B
      By A P Bhardwaj

      Legal Aptitude and Legal Reasoning for the CLAT and LLB Examinations
      By A P Bhardwaj

      GGSIP—BA, LLB. (H)/BBA, LLB (H) Entrance Exam Guide
      By Rph Editorial Board

      The Pearson Guide to the L.L.B Entrance Exam
      By Thorpe

      LL.B. Entrance Examination Guide
      By Pankaj Kr. JaiswalList

      LL.B Entrance Examination (5 Year Course)
      By Gyan Prakash

      English Legal System
      By Susan Mckenzie

      Public Law (Clarendon Law S.) by Adam Tomkins

      Constitutional and Administrative Law (Core Texts Series) by Neil Parpworth

      Textbook on Criminal Law by Michael J. Allen

    • Hi,
      The paper would be of objective type and would consist of the following subjects: Legal Aptitude, English, General Knowledge & Current Affairs, Quantitative Aptitude and Logical Reasoning.

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