CLAT Answer Key 2023 (Out): Objection Window (Closed)

Answer Key Date

Dec 22, 2022

Result Date

Dec 23, 2022

Mar 14, 2023 | Law


CLAT answer key 2023 has been published. Candidates can file the grievance against the final answer key, and the objection window was closed. In addition, CLAT 2023 results for UG and PG programs have been declared on the official website.

CLAT answer key 2023 can be used to calculate the candidate's probable scores for the examination. After the challenges against the provisional answer key are considered, the conducting body will release the final answer key. The students can find all the answer key details related to CLAT 2023 on this page.

CLAT 2023 final answer key will be released before the result declaration. The final answer will be available on the official website in the form PDF. Candidates will be able to download the CLAT answer key 2023 PDF by logging into their registered accounts.

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CLA Answer Key 2023 Dates

 See below for crucial dates for the CLAT 2023 answer key and other events:

CLAT Answer Key 2022


CLA Answer Key 2023 Dates

CLAT Exam Date

Dec 18, 2022

CLAT Answer Key (Provisional)

Dec 18, 2022 

Filing Objections on Provisional Key

Dec 19 - 20, 2022

Final Answer Key 

Dec 22, 2022

CLAT Result

Dec 23, 2022

Filing the Objection on Final Answer Key

Dec 26 - 29, 2022

How to Download CLAT Answer key 2023?

The steps to download the CLAT 2023 answer key are as follows:

  • Step 1: Candidates must visit the official website of the Consortium of NLUs.
  • Step 2: Click on the CLAT answer key link provided on the homepage.
  • Step 3: Select the course code to find the corresponding answer key.
  • Step 4: The candidates will now view the CLAT 2023 answer key in PDF format.
  • Step 5: The candidates can also download these answer keys for further reference.
Download CLAT 2023 Provisional Answer Key Click Here

How to Challenge CLAT Answer Key 2023?

The steps to raise objections or challenge the CLAT 2023 answer key are as follows-

  • Step 1: Candidates must visit the official website of the Consortium of NLUs.
  • Step 2: Find the link for raising the' Objections on CLAT answer key' and click on it on the homepage.
  • Step 3: Enter your phone number and password to log in.
  • Step 4: Then click on the 'Provisional CLAT 2023 Answer Key Objections' option.
  • Step 5: Start filling in the details of the question that is challenged.
  • Step 6: The candidates will be required to submit valid proof to support their objections.
  • Step 7: Click on 'Submit' once you are through.

No candidate will be allowed to raise challenges after the final CLAT 2023 answer key is released. The Consortium of NLUs will release it shortly after all the objections have been taken into account. Based on the CLAT 2023 final answer key, the results will also be released.

How to Calculate CLAT 2023 Score Using Answer Key?

Candidates can estimate their likely score on the CLAT exam with the use of the CLAT answer key. Candidates must, however, be aware of the CLAT marking structure in order to do the same.

CLAT Marking Scheme

According to the CLAT marking methodology published by the Consortium of NLUs: 

  • One mark is given for each answer that is accurate.
  • There is a 0.25-point deduction for each wrong response.
  • Unanswered questions receive no points.
CLAT 2023 Marking Scheme

CLAT Marking Parameters

Marks Awarded

Correct answer


Incorrect answer


Un-attempted question


Formula to Calculate CLAT 2023 Marks 

Using the CLAT exam answer key, the following key formula may be used to determine the CLAT 2023 score:

CLAT 2023 Calculation

How to calculate CLAT score - Formula

How to calculate CLAT score - Example

Total correct answers - (Total incorrect answers x 0.25) = Total score

100 correct answers - (30 incorrect answers X 0.25) = 92.5

CLAT Final Answer Key 2023

Every year, the NLU Consortium evaluates the CLAT answer key challenges received after the deadline for registering objections to CLAT answer key has passed and subsequently publishes the official answer key. The Consortium modifies the final key as necessary, making changes to the questions and/or answers. While the final CLAT answer key for this year will be released soon, you can review some changes made to the question and answer set from CLAT last year.

Check CLAT 2023 Final Answer Key Click Here

How is CLAT Answer Key Helpful?

CLAT Consortium makes the CLAT exam answer keys available so that:

  • Candidates can estimate their likely exam results.
  • In the event that candidates discover any inaccurate questions or options on the answer key, they may file or raise objections.
  • Candidates can use the CLAT College Predictor Tool to determine the college where they can get into by learning about the CLAT cut off.
  • In general, the answer key is made public before the CLAT result, ensuring that the process of evaluating the results is transparent and that there is no need to check or reevaluate the results.

CLAT 2022 Answer Key

Check the table below for CLAT 2022 provisional and final answer keys for undergraduate and postgraduate programs.

CLAT 2022 Answer Key
CLAT 2022 Answer Key Download Link
CLAT 2022 Final Answer Key for UG Download
CLAT 2022 Final Answer Key for PG Download
CLAT 2022 Provisional Answer Key for UG Download
CLAT 2022 Provisional Answer Key for PG Download
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CLAT Answer Key Analysis 

CLAT 2023 exam authority will investigate all the inconsistencies and produce a new CLAT answer key 2023 after receiving objections to the provisional answer key. Prior to the release of the CAT 2023 results, the CLAT exam's answer key will be examined through this method. As certain answers may be changed or eliminated from the final score calculation, this will also have an impact on the CLAT exam cut off.

CLAT UG and PG question papers received 765 objections from the testing authority. According to the consortium's official statement, there were 165 questions in the CLAT UG test. An analysis of the CLAT UG and PG answer keys is provided below:

CLAT Answer Key Analysis 2022


Total Questions asked in the QP

Total Questions Objections 

Total Objections Received 

the English Language

30 questions

09 questions

129 objections received 

Current Affairs including General Knowledge

35 questions

09 questions  

09 objections received 

Logical Reasoning

30 questions 

20 questions

372 objections received 

Legal Reasoning

40 questions

13 questions objected  

91 objections received 

Quantitative Techniques

30 questions 

01 questions objected 

138 objections received 


165 questions

42 questions objected

739 objections received 

The revised answers for CLAT 2022 UG paper is as under

CLAT 2022 Answer Key

Question Number 

Option notified in Provisional Key 

Revised Answer Key 

Question number 22



Question number 28



Question number 139



3 questions have been revised as objected to by the candidates. The final decision on the removal or allotment of marks for the revised questions will be confirmed by the Consortium when the results are declared. CLAT 2022 PG answer key analysis is as under 

CLAT 2022 Answer Key

CLAT LLM Sections

Total Questions Objected

Total Objections Received

Sec A – Constitutional Law

22 questions objected out of 120 

45 objections received 

Sec B - Contract, Torts, Criminal Law, International Law, IPR and Jurisprudence.

Sec C – Law topics and Contemporary issues

The revisions for CLAT PG answer key 2022 are as under

CLAT 2022 Answer Key

Question Number 

Option Notified in Provisional Key 

Revised Answer Key 

Question number 30



CLAT 2023 Grievance

As per the official notification released by the exam authority on the official website, “The Consortium of NLUs has constituted a Grievance Redressal Committee to receive and respond to any grievances that candidates may have with respect to CLAT-2023. Any candidate may file their grievance on the conduct of CLAT at their respective test centres.

There can be a revised result announcement for both CLAT 2023 UG and PG, however, the final decision will be confirmed by the consortium only. Candidates who are already participating in CLAT 2023 counselling for the first round may not face any issues with these developments. However, those who could not qualify CLAT 2023 might get a second chance.  

How to File a Grievance for CLAT 2023 Answer Key?

Below mentioned are the steps to file a grievance for CLAT 2023 answer key.

  • Step 1: Candidates must visit the official website, and log in to their registered account.
  • Step 2: Click on the "Submit Grievance" button.
  • Step 3: State the Nature of the Grievance.
  • Step 4: Mention the Grievance, and upload the supporting document.
  • Step 5: Submit the Declaration.
  • Step 6: Click on "Submit".

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