CLAT 2020 Application Process

Exam Date : May 26, 2020

CLAT 2020 Application Process

CLAT 2020 Application Process Highlights:


Visit the CLAT official website to register for the CLAT 2020 examination Application Form, which will be available from January 1, 2020 and the last date of submitting the form is March 25, 2020.


The Application Form for CLAT 2020 examination is available Online for all the courses.


CLAT Application Form 2020 End Date is March 25, 2020 

Application Fee 

The CLAT 2020 Form Fee is non-refundable or Adjustable

Steps for CLAT 2020 Application Process:

  • Step 1: Registration

  • Step 2: Filling Up Application Form

  • Step 3: Payment option

  • Step 4: Downloading Application Form

CLAT 2020 Detailed Application Procedure:

Step-1: Registration

  • Process: Candidates willing to apply for CLAT 2020 examination has to register on the CAPS website, by clicking on"Apply Online" option.                                                                                 CLAT  

  • The candidate has to click on "Register Yourself" and fill his / her name as it appears on the ID Proof.


  • Details such as parent's names and date of birth which have to be filled carefully.

  • Note: It should be noted that Name of the Candidate, Date of birth, Father’s Name, Mother’s Name, Email Address and Mobile Number (10 digits) can’t be changed at the later stage. Hence all information must be carefully filled and confirmed before submission.


  • Email ID: The E-mail address should be a valid one and it should be checked frequently as all communication from CLAT 2020 will be done through the provided Email address.

  • Personal Email ID: Other person’s Email address should not be used and one should note that one Email ID can be used only once.

  • Valid mobile number: The Mobile number used in the registration process should be a valid one as CLAT office may use that number for communicating information.

  • Credentials: After the completion of successful registration, an Email containing CAPS User ID and Password will be sent to the Email address and Mobile number provided during the registration process.

Step 2: Filling the Application Form

  • Generating ID:  After generation of Registration No and Password, further application processes can be done by logging into an account.

  • A Candidate can log in by clicking on “Already Registered”, and log in with Registration no. and Password sent to the registered Email ID / Mobile.


  • The following Personal Information should be kept handy during the applying process (name, date of birth, personal mobile number, parent’s name, parent’s mobile number etc.)


  • The Address for Communication Choice of CLAT 2020 Examination Cities(including PIN code).
  • Image size: Candidates should have a Good quality front facing photograph of the candidate with clear lenses (30 mm x 45 mm) (size not more than 100 KB, JPG/JPEG format).

  • Signature description: Signature of the candidate (maximum 80 KB in JPG/JPEG format) Scanned copy of supporting document of SAP Certificate, if applicable, or any other, in PDF format only), Scribe Declaration form in case of SAP Candidates; For details, please refer to (“supporting documents”).

Step 3: Payment of CLAT Application Form Fees

  • Redirection: From the CLAT 2020 Online Application page, the applicant will be redirected to the bank he/she choose.

  • Net banking: He/she has to log in with the bank’s Net banking (or Internet Banking) user ID and password.

  • Displayed: The fee amount and bank charges will be displayed before confirmation of payment for CLAT 2020.

  • Redirected: Once it is confirmed, the candidate will be redirected back to the CLAT 2020 Online Application Interface.


Step 4: Downloading the Application Form

  • Acknowledgment: After receiving the acknowledgment of successful payment of the application fee through Online, the completely filled application form with the acknowledged receipt can be downloaded in PDF format.

  • Printout: The printout of the acknowledgment form can be kept for future reference.


  • Authority: The original certificates/documents issued by the competent authority as specified in the brochure are to be submitted to the allotted University in the form and manner as specified by the respective universities at the time of admission.

  • Required Details: The photograph and signature of the candidate need not be attested while submitting the CLAT Online Application Form. The candidate can fill up the required details on the application form and save the same before finally submitting it.

Documents To Be Uploaded In CLAT Application Form 2020   

Candidates need to keep the following documents mentioned here handy to upload along with the Application Form of CLAT 2020 -

  • 10+2 Qualifying examination marks sheet

  • Birth Certificate or Passport

  • High School marks-sheet

  • Candidate’s signature (Prescribed size)

  • Recent coloured passport sized photograph

  • Disability Certificate for Physically handicapped candidates

  • Category Certificate for candidates belonging to SC/ST/OBC category

  • Special Category Certificate of Bihar; Dependent of Freedom Fighter of Bihar and Kashmiri migrant (if applicable)

  • NRI/NRI sponsored candidate (if applicable)

  • Domicile certificate under State Quota (if applicable)

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Discussion Forum

Procedure to upload documents

How to upload documents while filling the CLAT application form?

Asked By: Sakshi D,

Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

The following step must be adopted in order to upload the documents:

  • Go to the “Document Upload” section.
  • Click on the “Browse” button to choose the image and click on “Upload” button.
  • Upload all the images of photograph, signature, birth certificate and other required certificates.

Documents to be preserved after application

What are the documents that should be preserved after CLAT application process?

Asked By: Diraj F,

Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

The following documents must be preserved after application process:

  • Hard copy of submitted application form.
  • Auto generated ID.
  • Password.
  • Fee receipt information.

Sending of CLAT forms

Is it required to send CLAT forms to the CLAT office?

Asked By: Fiza R,

Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Candidates are not required to send a hard copy of the form to the CLAT office.

However, it is advised to keep a hard copy for the CLAT form for future reference.

Exam Pattern for CLAT

How to apply for CLAT?

Asked By: Sonal Singh,

Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

The candidate interested for CLAT should apply:

  • Forms are available at designated branches of State Bank of India 
  • Candidates may also obtain forms from all the participating NLUs
  • Applications form can also be bought and submitted online on the CLAT website

Procedure to apply for CLAT

What is the procedure for CLAT?

Asked By: Nishant K,

Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

The candidate interested for CLAT should follow the admission procedure. The candidate can fill the form either:

  • Print the application forms along with the brochure that will be available at the designated of the Indian Bank and State Bank of India.
  • Request for applications may be sent to the convener, CLAT along with a demand draft.
  • Applications can also be downloaded from the official website. The downloaded application along with the DD and other enclosures should be sent to the convener, CLAT

Apply offline

Can I apply for CLAT directly from the college?

Asked By: R.K Mishra,

Apply for examination

How to apply for the exam?

Asked By: Sriya Nakul,

Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

The process for applying to CLAT is:

  • The students are required to visit the official website of the authority to apply for the CLAT examination 2017.
  • Now click on the link “Apply Online” which the student can locate on the right-hand corner of the website.
  • The student will then be redirected to a new tab where he can find a link “Register Yourself” to apply online.
  • In case candidate faces any issue or needs any clarification on how to fill the application form online, he/she can simply click on “How to Apply?” link to get step-by-step instructions on how to fill the application form online.
  • The candidate must have scanned copies of various documents such as SC/ST certificates, domicile certificates (if required), photographs and other documents and submit the required details like upload photograph, signature, birth certificate, category certificate etc accordingly.
  • The students are now required to pay the application fee online or via e-challan