The filling up of the application forms for Law Common Entrance Test (LAWCET 2014) and Postgraduate Law Common Entrance Test (PGLCET 2014) has already started.
LAWCET and PGLCET 2014 is conducted for admission to the 3 year and 5 year LL.B /B.L and LL.M courses offered by the State universities in Andhra Pradesh, including their affiliated colleges, for the academic year 2014-15.
LAWCET and PGLCET 2014 entrance exam is conducted by Sri Venkateswara University, Tirupathi.
Scheme of the examination:
The test is designed to evaluate the candidate's ability and aptitude to pursue the study of Law. The test consists of three parts. Total number of questions will be 120 and the duration of the test is 90 minutes. Maximum marks are 120.
3 & 5 year LL.B Course:
For 3 year Law course, the standard expected is of degree Level and for 5 year Law course, the standard expected is of intermediate level.
- Part-A: General Knowledge and Mental Ability - Consists of 30 questions carrying 30 marks.
- Part-B: Current Affairs - Consists of 30 questions carrying 30 marks.
- Part-C: Aptitude for the Study of Law - Consists of 60 questions carrying 60 marks.
A single entrance test is conducted for all the courses of LL.M. It is of 90 minutes duration and consists of 120 questions of 1 mark each.
- Part-A: It consists of 40 questions (Jurisprudence 20, Constitutional Law 20; total 40 questions of 1 mark each).
- Part-B: It consists of 80 questions (Public International Law 16, Mercantile Law 16, Labour Law 16, Crimes and Torts 16, and IPR & Other Laws 16).
The candidates have to mark their responses on Optical Mark Reader (OMR) answer sheet by darkening the relevant ovals with ball point pen.