DU LLB 2018 notification and exam format will be announced on the official website- www.ducampus.in in May 2018. DU LLB 2018 will be a pen and paper-based test i.e. method of the exam is offline.
DU LLB 2018 is a state level offline test that will be organizeed in the third week of June 2018. It is a gateway for candidates wants admissions into LLB programs provideed by the different affiliated institutes.
DU LLB 2018 Exam Format will give all aspirants an idea about what should be expected in the exam. The details about different aspects concerned to the law exam like the method of the exam, the time period of the exam, type of questions that will be asked in the test, marking scheme, a total number of questions, etc. are said in the table that follows:
|Exam Format Highlights|
|DU LLB 2018 Exam Mode||Offline (pen and paper-based test)|
|Question Paper type||Objective (MCQs)|
|Number of Sections||2 (General Knowledge, Aptitude and Legal Awareness)|
|Total no. of questions||175|
|Marks honoured for accurate response||+4|
|Exam duration||2 hours (120 minutes)|
|Medium of language||English|
DU LLB 2018 is a conventional pen and paper-based test. They must note that negative marking will be eligible for this test. Students must select the response that seems the most correct out of 4 alternative options given. It will include175 objective questions to be solved within 120 minutes. The question paper will be available in the English language only. The maximum marks an aspirant can score in DU LLB 2018 are 700.
The question paper will be segregated into 2 sections- General Knowledge and Aptitude and Legal Awareness. There will be no sectional time limit i.e. no restriction of solving a particular section within a stipulated amount of time. They will need to mark their responses on an OMR sheet. Candidates can choose to attempt any section in the order they seeking.
This section is designed to evaluate the general awareness of the aspirant. It will have questions to test candidate’s proficiency in English language, awareness of ongoing, present events, quantitative aptitude, analytical and logical reasoning. Generally, about 80 questions are asked in this section.
This section will assess the participant’s knowledge in the legal field. Questions regarding political science and events, constitution, rights and duties, amendments, etc. will be asked. Around 90-95 questions will be asked in this segment.
The distribution of questions is given below-
|Subject||Number of Questions|
|Analytical and Logical Reasoning||20|
|Legal Awareness and Aptitude||85-90|
Participants must know the marking scheme in order to decide how to attempt the questions in the law entrance test. There has been no change in the marking scheme of DU LLB 2018 entrance examination and it is the same as it was for the year 2017. It should be noted that negative marking will be eligible for the test. The marking scheme is given as follows:
The syllabus for DU LLB 2018 will be based on 10+2 or higher secondary school level knowledge. It will be as decided by Delhi University for every section. The section wise syllabus is given as follows: Students must make sure that they follow right syllabus to prepare well for the exam.
The aim of this section is to determine the general thought procedure of aspirants. It will assess candidate’s command over the English language, their awareness in present events and mathematical aptitude (up to class 10) as also logical reasoning ability. The main topics along with the sub-topics for this section are given below:
English Language and Comprehension
|Analytical and Logical Reasoning||English Language and Comprehension||General Knowledge and Present Affairs||Quantitative Aptitude|
|Series||Jumbled words and sentences||Important awards of the year in the fields of sports, science, technology, literature and arts||Percentage|
|Blood Relations||Fill in the blanks by choosing the suitable word||Finance and Economy||Profit and loss|
|Directions||Inaccurate sentences||Major UN bodies and their functions||Number system|
|Critical Reasoning||Vocabulary||Overview of Indian history and geography||Average|
|Syllogism||Synonyms and Antonyms||Physical geography, science and environment||Algebra|
|Analogy||Idioms and phrases||Important events regarding the area of the Indian Constitution or Justice system||Arithmetic and Geometric Improvements on|
|Embedded Figure||Spot the mistake||Linear Equation|
|Sets based on arrangements and cubes|
The second section of DU LLB will evaluate aspirant’s knowledge in the legal field. Candidates must focus on the topics given in this section as they have more weightage in the exam. The important topics are mentioned below:
DU LLB 2018 reference books are given below to help students score well:
|Delhi University Law Faculty LLB Entrance Test Solved Papers (2008-2015)||Universal Publication|
|A Clear Self-Study Guide for LLB Entrance Exam 2017||Arihant Publication|
|Guide to LLB and CLAT Entrance Exam 2016-17||Universal Publication|
|Legal Awareness and Legal Reasoning for the CLAT and LLB Examinations||A.P Bharadwaj|
|SS Guide for LLB Entrance Exam||Anand P. Mishra|
It is the responsibility of every candidate to ensure that they follow some rules and regulations formulated by the organizing body to maintain the decorum of DU LLB 2018 entrance exam hall so that the examination proceeds properly.
Aspirants are allowed to approach the Centre Superintendent/ Examiner in the room if they require any technical assistance, first aid emergency or any information regarding the test.