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BLAT 2022: Date, Eligibility, Syllabus & Exam Pattern

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About BLAT

The full form of BLAT is Banaras Hindu University Law Admission Test. It is a common admission test conducted by the Banaras Hindu University for admission to its law programs.

BLAT 2022: Application Form, Eligibility

Admission into LLB and BA LLB programs offered by BHU will be offered on the basis of this entrance test. This entrance test will be conducted at university level and is expected to be held in the month of May 2022.

Interested candidates who also fulfill the eligibility criteria can fill and submit their applications in online mode. The application form will be released tentatively in the month of January 2022.

Candidates can get the complete details related to the BHU LLB Entrance Test 2022 from this post.

BLAT 2022 Eligibility Criteria

The vital information regarding BLAT 2022 Eligibility Criteria is given below:

  • Nationality: Candidate should be Indian.
  • Educational Qualification: Candidate must pass 10+2 level or its equivalent for any recognized board.
  • Marks Required: Candidate must secure 50% marks in their 10+2 level(45% for SC/ST).
  • Appearing Candidate: Applicants in their High School can also apply for this exam.
  • Age Limit: There is no minimum age for applying for the exam.

BLAT 2022 Status

Exam NotificationNot Announced Yet

BLAT 2022 Important Dates

The important dates of the BLAT exam are given in the table below.

Dates (tentative)
Start of online application

First week of June 2022

Last date to submit application form

Third week of June 2022

Availability of admit card

First week of July 2022

BLAT 2022 exam date

July 2022

Release of answer key

July 2022

Announcement of Results

July 2022

Start of counselling

July 2022


Candidates can keep visiting this page for the latest updates as notified by the officials.

BLAT 2022 Application Form

The detailed information regarding the BLAT Application Form is given below:

  • BLAT 2022 Application Form will be released in June 2022 (tentative).
  • The application form will be available in online mode.
  • Applicants can fill the form through the official website.
  • Candidates have to fill the application carefully because there is no provision of the correction window.
  • Multiple forms of the single candidate might be rejected by the officials.
  • Applicants are requested to go through eligibility criteria first before filling the application form.
  • Moreover, candidates may keep a copy of the filled application form for further use.

BLAT 2022 Application Fee

The category wise BLAT Application fee is given below.





Rs. 600


Rs. 300


Mode of Payment: Candidates have to pay their application fee through online mode.

How to Fill BLAT 2022 Application Form?

Candidates seeking admission to the course need to fill up the application to be able to appear for BLAT 2022. The duly filled form can be submitted in online mode on the official website www.bhuonline.in. The steps involved are:

  • Online Registration
  • Filling of form and selection of course
  • Uploading of photograph and signature
  • Payment of fees
  • Submission of application form

Admit Card

The admit card for BLAT 2022 will be released on the official website www.bhuonnline.in. Candidates must take a printout of the application form and keep it with themselves.

How to Download BLAT 2022 Admit Card?

candidates are required to follow the mentioned below steps:

  • Step 1 – First of all, registered candidates need to visit the official website of the Banaras Hindu University.
  • Step 2 – Click on the Admit card download link.
  • Step 3 – After clicking on that link, candidates will have to enter their registered email id and registration number.
  • Step 4 – After entering the details, click on the search button.
  • Step 5 – Admit card will be displayed on a computer screen.
  • Step 6 – Candidates will have to download the admit card and take a printout of the admit card.

BLAT 2022 Exam Pattern

The detailed information regarding the BLAT 2022 Exam Pattern is given below:

Mode of ExamOffline
Duration2 hours (120 minutes)
Number of Questions120
Type of QuestionMCQs (Multiple choice questions)
SubjectsGeneral Knowledge and mental ability, English Comprehension, Current Affairs, Legal Aptitude
Medium of ExamEnglish and Hindi
Total Marks480 Marks
Marking Scheme04 Marks will be awarded for each correct answer
Negative Marking01 Mark will be deducted for each attempt

BLAT 2022 Syllabus

The details regarding the BLAT 2022 Syllabus are given below:

  • BHU LLB Syllabus
    • There is no specified syllabus for BHU LLB.
    • Candidates may go through the previous year papers to prepare for the entrance exam.
    • The question paper contains questions from the following subjects:
      • General Awareness and Current Affairs
      • Common Legal Knowledge
      • Aptitude & Mental Ability and
      • Language Comprehension
    • The syllabus of BHU LLM consists of legal concepts.
    • The topics need to be prepared are mentioned below:
      • Jurisprudence
      • Law of Torts
      • Law of Crimes
      • Public International Law
      • Law of Contracts
      • Environmental Law
      • Constitutional Law
      • Hindu Law
      • Muslim Law
      • Indian Evidence Act

BLAT 2022 Answer Key

The details regarding the BLAT 2022 answer key are given below:

  • The answer key will be released after the commencement of the exam.
  • The authority will release the answer key in online mode.
  • Candidates will be able to download the answer key from the official website.
  • The answer key consists of all the correct answers to questions of the BLAT exam.
  • Candidates can evaluate their performance using the answer key.

BLAT 2022 Result

The detailed information regarding the BLAT Result is given below.

  • The result will be released on in the third week of June 2020.
  • The authority will release the result in online mode.
  • Candidate can check their result through the official website.
  • The result will be declared after the released of the final answer.
  • The scorecard will be declared in the form of merit list.
  • Merit list will contain the name of the selected candidates.
  • Shortlisted candidates will be called for the counselling round.

BLAT 2022 Cut Off

The details regarding the BLAT 2022 Cutoff is given below:

  • BLAT 2022 Cutoff will be released after the declaration of result.
  • The authority will release the cutoff list in online mode.
  • Candidates will be able to download the cutoff from the official website.
  • Cutoff marks are the minimum marks needed to get admission.

This BLAT Cut off is based on the previous year examination. Candidates can refer to the following table:

CategoryOpening rankOpening MarksClosing rank Closing marks

BLAT 2022 Counselling

The detailed information regarding the BLAT Counselling is given below:

  • Counselling will be held after the declaration of result in the first week of June.
  • Candidates who would clear the prestigious entrance exam shall be called for the counselling round.
  • Candidates must attend the counselling in order to get admission into institutions.
  • The seats will be allotted on the basis of rank obtained in the BLAT Merit List.
  • Candidates have to bring the original documents as well as photocopies for the counselling process.
  • The authority will verify their documents during the counselling process.

BLAT 2022 Highlights

The vital information regarding the BLAT exam is given in the table below:



Exam Name

Banaras Hindu University Law Admission Test, commonly known as BLAT

Exam Conducting Body

Banaras Hindu University

Exam Level


Exam Frequency

Once a year

Exam Mode

Offline & Online

Exam Duration

120 minutes

Exam Language

English & Hindi

Exam Purpose

Admission to 5-year Integrated BA-LLB (Hons) course

Type of Questions


Total Number of Question


Maximum Marks


Marking Scheme

+3 for correct answer
-1 for incorrect answer

Total Intake


Course Fees

₹60,000 per year


1. Who can participate in BLAT counselling?

Those candidates whose names appear in BLAT 2020 merit list are eligible to participate in BLAT counselling.

2. Will the admit card of BLAT sent by post to applicants?

No, exam authorities will not send the admit card by post. Instead, BLAT admit card 2020 will be available on BHU entrance portal and will also be sent to the registered email id of the candidate.

3. Can I opt to appear in both online and offline modes in BLAT 2022?

While BLAT 2022 entrance exam will be conducted in both pen-based (offline) and computer-based mode, the candidate can opt for any one option. It is because the exam in both modes will be conducted on the same day and at the same time.

Are you a law aspirant? Know more about other law exams here. 

Indrasish Majumder
Indrasish Majumder
I am currently pursuing my B.A. in L.L.B. (Hons.) at National Law University, Odisha. I have a special interest in human rights, humanitarian law, public international law, and criminal law. Alongwith, I exhibit a keen interest in working for the underprivileged and have been involved in various volunteer and legal aid programs in college and outside. The Robin Hood Army, Increasing Diversity by Increasing Access (IDIA) (a pan-India initiative by students from National Law Universities to help the underprivileged overcome their monetary constraints and pursue a legal education), Parichay (working in tribunals on behalf of the people left out from the final list of the National Register for Citizens in India), IAYP (International Award for Young People), Child Rights and You, and Help Age India, Teach for India to name a few. By nature, I am a bibliophile through and through.



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