CLAT PG 2019 Counselling

Exam Date : 13th May 2019
Result Date : 2nd June 2019

Documents required for CLAT PG 2019 Counselling

Marks Card
Original and photocopies of 10th, 12th, and graduation certificates (if any).
Caste Certificate
Original and photocopy of Caste certificate (if applicable).
Admit Card Proof
Original and photocopy of the admit card.

Counselling for CLAT PG 2019

  • The candidates scoring the required cutoff scores will be eligible for the counselling rounds of the participating Institutes.

  • The counselling procedure of CLAT PG 2019 will start from 1st July 2019.

  • On scoring the required CLAT PG 2019 cutoff scores, the candidates will be shortlisted for the admission process.

  • Candidates will be issued call letters for CLAT PG 2019 Counselling whose names are featured in the CLAT PG Merit List.

Process included in CLAT PG 2019 Counselling:

  • Online Registration

  • Making the choice of NLU

  • Allotment of seats in NLU

  • Payment of CLAT PG Counselling Fees

  • Upgrading of seats, and

  • Reporting to allotted NLU.

Note: To avoid confusion while attending CLAT PG Counselling 2019, it is advised to all aspirants to read and understand counselling procedure clearly.

Steps to Participate in CLAT PG 2019 Counselling:

  • Go to the official website of CLAT PG 2019 and then go to the login window.

  • Log in by entering the required credentials.

  • Through the online counselling window, the candidates are required to indicate their choice for the preferred NLU.

  • The first seat allotment list will furnish the name of the candidates selected according to their merit and choices they made.

  • The candidates shortlisted in the first allotment list are required to pay a fee of INR 50,000/- via online or offline mode. The fee will be transferred to the NLUs where the candidate will take admission after completion of the entire admission process.

  • After the payment of the fee, the counselling committee will announce the second round seat allotment.

  • Here, the candidates can lock, withdraw or upgrade their choices. If the candidates fail to exercise any of these options, then the option will be upgraded by default.

  • The candidates who are allotted seats are required to pay the counselling fee against the seats.

  • On completion of the second round of seat allotment, the third list for counselling will be released.

  • The candidates must pay the counselling fee to take admission. If they don’t pay the fee, then their seats will be transferred to the next round.

  • The fourth or the last list for counselling will be released after considering the total number of vacant seats from the third round. Here, the candidates won’t be able to utilize the option for upgrade.

  • The candidates who have been allotted a seat in any of the NLUs are required to report to the respective Institute and submit the fee and the required documents.


Important Documents required for CLAT PG 2019 counselling:

  • Hall ticket for CLAT PG 2019

  • Call letter for Counselling (issued by CLAT Committee)

  • Class 10th pass certificate.

  • Class 12th pass certificate.

  • Pass certificate of the qualifying exams.

  • Original certificate of the candidates supporting their reservation.

  • Passport size photographs.

  • NRI Certificate

  • Specially Abled Certificate

  • Caste Certificate

CLAT PG 2019 Counselling - Withdraw, Lock, and Upgrade of Seats

  • Lock: Candidates are given a chance to lock the seat they have been offered confirming the seat and debarring to shift their choice to any other NLU in the present counselling round.

  • Upgrade: Upgrade/ Shift, is an option made open to the candidates in the 2nd round of counselling. In which, this type of option is only applicable to the aspirants who have participated in the 1st round and have not locked their seats. Automatically the seats are offered to the aspirants against any vacancy arising in preferred NLU through their choice via allotment list.

  • Withdraw: If an aspirant fails to deposit requisite amount of counselling fees, they will lose the chance to get admission in colleges or institutes of their choice and their name will be dropped off the CLAT PG admission Merit List (either intentionally or by mistake). During the 3rd round of counselling, all the students will be offered 'Withdrawl' option. An aspirant will be allowed to withdraw from the admission process, and their deposited counselling fee will be transferred to the bank accounts after the deduction of INR 10,000 from the counselling fees.

List of Institutes participating in CLAT PG 2019:

CLAT PG 2019 Participating Institutes


National Law School of India University, Bangalore


National Academy of Legal Studies and Research, Hyderabad


National Law Institute University, Bhopal


West Bengal National University of Judicial Sciences, Kolkata


National Law University, Jodhpur


Hidayatullah National Law University, Raipur


Gujarat National Law University, Gandhinagar


Ram Manohar Lohiya National Law University, Lucknow


Rajiv Gandhi National Law University, Patiala


Chanakya National Law University, Patna


National University of Advanced Legal Studies, Kochi


National Law University Odisha, Cuttack


National University of Study and Research in Law, Ranchi


National Law University and Judicial Academy, Guwahati


Tamil Nadu National Law School, Trichy


Damodaram Sanjivayya National Law University, Vishakhapatnam


Maharashtra National Law University, Mumbai


Nirma University – Institute of Law


UPES College of Legal Studies, Dehradun


SRM University, Tamil Nadu


N.A. Global Law School


Galgotias University, Greater Noida


Alliance University, Bangalore


SRM University, Haryana


Altius Institute of Universal Studies, Indore


Manipal University


Lloyd Law College, Greater Noida


ITM University, Gurgaon


IAMR Law College, Ghaziabad


Raffles University, Rajasthan


SGT University, Gurgaon


Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited, Dehradun


THDC India Limited, Rishikesh


Power Grid Corporation of India Limited, Gurgaon



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