Law Aspirants, if you are looking for a deemed university with a stellar record of quality education and nationwide acclaim in terms of research, placement, and exposure, then you should apply for the SLAT 2021 exam. SLAT, which stands for Symbiosis Law Admission Test is a gateway for admission into Symbiosis International University (SIU) for its law courses. Read the content below to know about eligibility, exam dates, exam pattern, syllabus, and other significant points concerned with the SLAT 2021 Exam.
Latest News on SLAT 2021
- SLAT 2021 Exam Date Announced; Application Deadline Extended - Published on Jun 7, 2021
- Jun 5, 2021: The last date for the registration and payment process for SLAT 2021 exam closes on Jun 28, 2021. As per the revised exam dates, SLAT 2021 will now be held from Jul 10 to Jul 13, 2021. The direct link to apply for SLAT 2021 is given below.
- May 21, 2021: The exam dates for SLAT 2021 will be revised as per the conducting authority. The new dates will be announced soon. Since the exam will be held in home proctored mode, the number of questions have been reduced from 75 to 60. The total time for the exam has also been reduced to 60 minutes.
- What is SLAT Exam?
- SLAT 2021 Exam Date
- SLAT 2021 Eligibility Criteria
- SLAT 2021 Application Form
- SLAT 2021 Registration
- SLAT 2021 Admit Card
- SLAT 2021 Exam Centres
- SLAT 2021 Exam Pattern
- SLAT 2021 Syllabus
- SLAT 2021 Result
- SLAT 2021 Counselling
- SLAT 2021 Colleges
- SLAT Reference Books
- Contact Details
What is SLAT Exam?
- About SLAT 2021: Full form of SLAT is Symbiosis Law Admission Test. SLAT is a common written Entrance Exam conducted by Symbiosis International Deemed University (SIU) for Law course Admission.
- About SIU: Symbiosis International University (SIU) officially Symbiosis International, is a Deemed to be University located in Pune, India. The university has 28 academic institutions spread over ten locations in Bangalore, Hyderabad, Nashik, Noida, and Pune. SIU is ranked among the top 25 colleges according to ARIAA Rankings.
- Conducting Authority: Symbiosis International University (SIU) is the SLAT Conducting Authority which was founded in the year 2002.
- Level: SLAT is a University Level of examination.
- Frequency: SLAT is conducted Once in a Year for the Undergraduate Law Courses.
- Exam Paper: SLAT is an Online Examination conducted as One Paper for 150 min.
- Courses Offered: The courses offered through SLAT 2021 are BBA LLB and B.A. LLB. Both are undergraduate courses.
Candidates who wish to pursue law programs in any of the colleges which come under the Symbiosis International University [SIU] have to appear for the SLAT Exam as it is an admission/entrance test for these programs. Candidates can apply to the SLAT Exam by going to the official website of the university after they check their eligibility. Interested candidates can find out more information about the SLAT Exam below.
SLAT 2021 Highlights
The table given below mentions some important facts related to the SLAT Exam.
|Exam Name||Symbiosis Law Admission Test|
|Conducting Body||Symbiosis International University (SIU)|
|Level of Exam||University|
|Frequency||Once a year|
|Course Offered||BA LLB, BBA LLB|
|Participating Institutes||Symbiosis Law School (Pune, Noida, Hyderabad, Nagpur)|
|Mode of Exam||Online|
|Question Type||Multiple Choice Questions|
|Total No. of Questions||150|
SLAT 2021 Exam Date
The important dates of all the events will be released along with the official notification. Online Application for SLAT Registration shall be available on the Official Website from Feb 18, 2021 to Jun 28, 2021. The dates for all the events related to the SLAT 2021 are tabulated below for your reference:
|Online Application Opens||Feb 18, 2021|
|SLAT Registration Last Date||Jun 28, 2021 (Till Midnight)|
|Availability of Admit Card||To be announced|
|Date of Examination||Jul 10, 2021 to Jul 13, 2021|
|Results||To be announced|
Note: The exam dates for SLAT 2021 though announced officially are still tentative as they are subject to changes based on external factors such as COVID-19, weather conditions, etc.
SLAT 2021 Eligibility Criteria
Before proceeding to enrol themselves for the upcoming SLAT examination, the candidates must ensure that they satisfy all the eligibility criteria mentioned below:
Candidates shall clear their XIIth class (under 10+2 board) or an equivalent exam. Candidates shall clear their 12th class examination in a single attempt. Those who have a compartment or had once appeared for compartment examination are not eligible for SLAT 2021. Candidates who have completed their 12th class through open/distance learning and open university system are not eligible for SLAT 2021. Candidates will be asked to submit the necessary documents at the time of admissions stating that they fulfil all the eligibility criteria of SLAT 2021 and are eligible to pursue the law program
Minimum aggregate: Candidates shall secure 45%, and SC/ST category candidates need to have 40% as their aggregate.
As per the orders of the Supreme Court, there is no age limit for students applying for law programmes.
The OCI/PIO candidates and the foreign nationals who want to study the undergraduate Law courses don’t need to appear for the SLAT 2021 exam. Their admission can be done through the Symbiosis Center for International Education.
SLAT 2021 Application Form
Candidates shall start registering themselves for the SLAT 2021 from February, 2021, through the official website. Candidates are required to register and fill all the required information on the portal to apply successfully.
SLAT Application Fee
SLAT Candidates can pay the Applicaation/Registration fee of INR 1750 through any of the payment modes, please note that it is a non-refundable transaction. The payment modes can be the Billdesk Payment Gateway or Easebuss Payment Gateway or Indian Bank Payment Gateway or Demand Draft.
Payment through Demand Draft
- Submit a Demand Draft (DD) of INR 1750 from any Nationalized Bank in favour of “Symbiosis Test Secretariat” payable at Pune.
- Choose the mode of Payment as 'DD Payment' in the "Make Payment" Tab. Take a print of the payment advice form, fill in the DD Details, sign and send it along with the DD to the Symbiosis Test Secretariat at:
SYMBIOSIS TEST SECRETARIAT
SYMBIOSIS INTERNATIONAL (DEEMED UNIVERSITY)
Gram: Lavale, Tal: Mulshi, Dist.: Pune – 412115
Documents to Upload
Candidates shall Upload the latest scanned colour passport size photograph at the time of Online Registration and photograph should not be more than 3 months old. Also, candidates should note that the lighting and focus on the face in the photograph is proper.
SLAT 2021 Registration
The candidate who wishes to undertake SLAT 2021 shall first register themselves at an online portal. The candidate shall visit the Official Website and register themselves from Feb 18, 2021 within Jun 28, 2021. The official dates for registration will be declared soon. After registration, upload a passport-sized photograph. The photograph has to be uploaded at the time of registering online, and the photograph should not be more than 3 months old.
How to fill the SLAT 2021 Application Form
- Candidates shall have to now fill the important details in the application form, details like
- Students personal details.
- The educational details of the student
- The contact details of the candidate.
- Pay the Application Fee in the “Make Payment Tab”
- The application fee for SLAT 2021 is INR 1750, and it can be paid through any of the payment modes like,
- Billdesk Gateway
- Indian Bank Gateway
- Demand Draft.
- The application fee for SLAT 2021 is INR 1750, and it can be paid through any of the payment modes like,
- Complete the rest of the registration process
- Now the students will have to complete part 2 of the registration procedure. In this step, the students will have to select the programme they want to study and also the institute where they want to take admission.
SLAT 2021 Admit Card
Candidates shall keep visiting the official website for the regular updates on Admit Card release date .
SLAT 2021 Admit card will be available to download from the Official Website. Follow these steps to get your SLAT Admit Card.
- Visit the Official Website.
- Click on Download SLAT Admit Card.
- Enter the Online Registration Number.
- Download the Admit Card and take the colour printout.
- Candidates shall the Colour Printout of the Admit Card.
- Candidates shall paste the latest passport size, colour photograph on the Admit Card at the place provided. (Your photograph should not be more than 3 months old.)
Along with the Admit Card, Candidate shall have to Carry the Photo Identity Proof (Driving License, Adhar Card, Passport, PAN Card) to the Examination Centre. An authorized person will verify and authenticate the Candidates' Admit Card against the photo-id on the day of the test. An Authenticated Admit Card is an important document without which the candidate will not be permitted to appear for further selection processes of SIU. If the Authenticated Admit card is lost, a duplicate Authenticated Admit Card will not be issued. It should be retained till the admission process is over.
Steps to download SLAT 2021 Admit Card
Step 1: Go to the official website of Symbiosis International University (SIU)
Step 2: Go to the SLAT Page
Step 3: The main page will appear, click on the 'View Admit Card' on it.
Step 4: Use your credentials (Email Id, Mobile Number, Application Number, Date of Birth, Login Id and Password) and hit on submit button.
Step 5: Your SLAT 2021 Admit Card will appear. Review it thoroughly, if anything seems incorrect then complaint immediately at the SIU helpdesk.
Step 6: Download your admit card irrespective of the mistakes found or not found.
Step 7: Take a print of your SLAT 2021 Admit Card, and keep it safe. You are also suggested to use cloud memory to save your admit card so that it is accessible in case of an emergency.
SLAT 2021 Exam Centres
SLAT 2021 shall be conducted in an online mode across 80 cities all over India. A candidate may choose three preferences for test cities. No change of test city requests will be entertained once a candidate has completed registration for SLAT 2021. The Test Centre and its address will be printed on the Admit Card. The Admit Card will be available on the Official Website. All efforts will be made to by SIU ensure that the candidate gets a test city as per his/her preferences, however, in some exceptional circumstances, a different test city in the nearby area may be allotted.
|SL. No.||City||State||SL. No.||City||State||SL. No.||City||State|
|1||Agra||Uttar Pradesh||28||Gangtok/ Bardang||Sikkim||55||Nagpur||Maharashtra|
|3||Ahmednagar||Maharashtra||30||Gwalior||Madhya Pradesh||57||Navi Mumbai||Maharashtra|
|6||Allahabad||Uttar Pradesh||33||Indore||Madhya Pradesh||60||Panjim||Goa|
|9||Amritsar||Punjab||36||Jalandhar||Punjab||63||Port Blair||Andaman and Nicobar Island|
|10||Asansol||West Bengal||37||Jammu||Jammu and Kashmir||64||Pune||Maharashtra|
|12||Bareilly||Uttar Pradesh||39||Jhansi||Uttar Pradesh||66||Rajkot||Gujarat|
|16||Bhubaneswar||Odisha||43||Kochi / Ernakulam||Kerala||70||Shimla||Himachal Pradesh|
|18||Chandigarh/ Mohali||Punjab||45||Kolkata||West Bengal||72||Surat||Gujarat|
|23||Delhi Gurugram||Delhi NCR||50||Ludhiana||Punjab||77||Vadodara||Gujarat|
|24||Dhanbad||Jharkhand||51||Madurai||Tamil Nadu||78||Varanasi||Uttar Pradesh|
|25||Dibrugarh||Assam||52||Meerut||Uttar Pradesh||79||Vijayawada||Andhra Pradesh|
|26||Faridabad||Delhi NCR||53||Mumbai||Maharashtra||80||Visakhapatnam||Andhra Pradesh|
MAP Representation of SLAT 2021 Exam Centres
SLAT 2021 Exam Pattern
SLAT 2021 will be conducted in the Computer Based Test (CBT) mode. The duration of each test is of 150 minutes, No extra time will be given for candidates who report late at the SLAT test centre. The SLAT Examination will be held from Jul 10, 2021 to Jul 13, 2021. SLAT 2021 revised timing will be notified soon. All the Questions of SLAT 2021 are objective. Each question has 4 responses. The candidate shall choose an appropriate response. There is no negative marking for wrong answers in SLAT Exam and all the sections will be mandatory.
|Sl. No||Section||Number of Questions||Total Marks|
SLAT 2021 Syllabus
SLAT 2021 consist of 5 subjects out of which each subject has the same number of Questions and same marks.
Legal Reasoning: In this section of SLAT, they relate a situation that may or may not have any direct relation with the real-life scenarios. In this section, the Candidate will have to think legally and solve the case. The situations may differ and there is no specific syllabus for this SLAT section and the students will have to solve as many questions of Legal reasoning as they can.
Analytical Reasoning: The SLAT analytical section prepares the candidate to gain important reasoning skills.
- Odd One Out.
- Data Sufficiency.
- Statement and Conclusions.
- Blood Relation.
General knowledge: This SLAT section will contain questions that will be based on the general updates and latest news, particularly in the field of law. New appointments, Amendments, etc can be asked in this section.
- UN bodies.
- Awards and honours.
- Current affairs.
- International events.
- Eminent personalities.
Reading Comprehension: This section will check the reading skills. Students will be given an unseen passage. Students are supposed to carefully read the same. Based on the passage, the students will be asked questions.
SLAT 2021 Result
SLAT 2021 Results will be announced in the Official Website after the exam has been conducted. The official notification will give out more details on the date of SLAT result 2021 announcement. The date for the announcement of SLAT result 2021 will be announced soon. The candidates can check it on the official website by following the below-mentioned steps.
- Candidates should visit the Official Website.
- Enter the Login ID and Password.
- View the Result and take the Print Out of the Result Sheet for Further References.
Once the candidates qualify the SLAT Examination they shall get into any of the three symbiosis Law School (Pune, Noida, Hyderabad, Nagpur) under SUI. The candidates who clear the cutoff will get their name featured in the merit list. SLAT 2021 cut off will depend upon the following factors:
- Number of Candidates appearing for SLAT 2021
- Difficulty Level of SLAT Paper
- Number of Seats Available
SLAT 2021 Counselling
SLAT 2021 counselling will begin after completion of Exams and declaration of results. Students who will clear the cutoff will be called to participate in the SLAT Counselling Process based on a merit list issued on the basis of results and other factors such as community, gender, etc. To participate in the SLAT Counselling round, a candidate has to produce all the required documents such as 10th and 12th mark sheets, Transfer and character certificates, etc.
The SLAT 2021 Counselling session is likely to take place in two rounds, only if the seats in the first round remain vacant. A SLAT candidate will be required to pay the fee before the due date to secure admission. In case a SLAT candidate fails to submit the total amount of fee, his or her seat allotment will get cancelled. The SLAT waitlist will be released during the counselling process. Since the counselling will be conducted in more than one round the candidates should keep a track of waitlists and the updates in dates.
Documents required for SLAT 2021 Counselling and Admission Process
- 10th and 12th Marksheets
- Character Certificate
- Migration Certificate
- Transfer Certificate
- SLAT 2021 Admit Card
- SLAT 2021 Score Card
- Photo ID (Aadhar Card/PAN Card/Voter ID)
- Category Certificate (If Applicable)
- Passport Size Photograph
SLAT Colleges have a number of seats reserved for the candidates from reserved categories. If a candidate wants to avail a benefit under such criteria, he/she/x may have to submit the original Category Certificate along with copies.
SLAT 2021 Colleges
SLAT Score offers admissions in five institutions of SIU (Symbiosis International University). Every Cmapus has it own set of seats. Candidates are required to fill in the choice of Campus in the SLAT Application Form. In the counselling process, the candidates will be provided seats in colleges on merit-cum-choice basis.
SLAT Candidates should note that the counselling process at each SIU Campus is exclusive. The schedule for registration, admission fee submission, document verification, and commencement of class may differ at each institute. This is due to the fact that each SLS has its own administrative body, even though they belong to one university.
Following mentioned is the list of colleges that offer law courses under SIU.
- Symbiosis Law School-Nagpur (SLS Nagpur)
- Symbiosis Law School-Noida (SLS Noida)
- Symbiosis Law School-Hyderbad (SLS Hyderabad)
- Symbiosis Law School-Pune (SLS Pune)
Each SLS offers two courses from SLAT. The table mentioned below gives the tally of seats offered.
|Name of SLAT College||Courses||Number of Seats|
|SLS Pune||BA LLB (Hons)||120|
|BBA LLB (Hons)||180|
|SLS Nagpur||BA LLB||120|
|SLS Noida||BA LLB||120|
|SLS Hyderabad||BA LLB||120|
SLAT 2021 Reference Books
To prepare for SLAT 2021, candidates can study using reference books. The best reference material will always be SLAT previous year question papers. You can refer to books from Manorama Publication for General Knowledge and for Legal Aptitude, you can refer AP Bharadwaj, Universal's CLAT Guide, LexisNexis, Butterworths.
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When is SLAT going to be held?
The SLAT exam is likely to be held in the first or second week of May, 2021. The official dates haven\'t been released yet.
How can I get my SLAT Admit card?
Candidates can get and download their SLAT Admit cards by going to the official website and logging into their account by entering their login details.
What are the kind of question asked in the SLAT Exam?
The SLAT Exam contains questions which are based on Logical Reasoning, Analytical Reasoning, Law Aptitude, General Knowledge, Current Affairs along with the English section.
Which colleges accept SLAT Exam score?
The SLAT Exam is conducted by the Symbiosis International University, so all the colleges which come under the SIU umbrella accept the SLAT score. These colleges are SLS Pune, SLS Noida, SLS Hyderabad and the new campus of SLS Nagpur.
What is the application fee of the SLAT Exam?
The application fee of the SLAT Exam is INR 1750. Along with the SLAT Application Fee candidates also have to pay INR 1000 as program fee according to the course selection. So candidates have to pay total of INR 2750.