CLAT 2021 is likely to be postponed amid the surge in the COVID-19 cases in India. The Consortium of NLUs will confirm the exam schedule of the Common Law Admission Test (CLAT), in the first week of May 2021. The Consortium in a statement said that it is monitoring the ongoing COVID-19 situation, will announce the dates of the CLAT 2021 in the 1st week of May, regarding the schedule of the exam. For time being, the last date to apply for CLAT 2021 is April 2021.
CLAT 2021 was further scheduled to be held on June 13, 2021. The announcement has been done due to the surge in COVID-19 cases. CLAT 2021 exam is held for admission into various undergraduate and postgraduate law programs.
Consortium issued a statement issued in this regard said: “All applicants of CLAT-2021 are hereby informed that Consortium of National Law Universities is monitoring the COVID- 19 Pandemic situation and will take the stock of the situation in the first week of May 2021 regarding the date of the test. Notification will be issued on the website of Consortium subsequently. The applicants are advised not to panic at this stage as the Consortium shall be taking appropriate steps as time and situation demand and shall keep the applicants updated accordingly.”