Best Books for CLAT preparation
CLAT (Common Law Admission Test) is a non-statutory body created under a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for the convenience of the students seeking admission to various National Law Universities in the country.
An entrance test is conducted to provide a list of candidates on the basis of ‘merit-cum-preference’ to each University for admission to their UG/PG programs, as per the eligibility, reservation and other criteria laid down under the respective statutes of the participating Universities.
The first CLAT Core Committee consisting of Vice-Chancellors of participating NLUs had decided that the test should be conducted by rotation in the order of their establishment.
Here I m Listing Best Books for CLAT preparation which are listed below
This twenty-seventh edition of Universal’s Guide to LL. B. Entrance Examination 2017-18 has been thoroughly revised, updated and systematically structured by treating each chapter as a complete, need-based, informative one and organising relevant information in such a manner to cater to the specific needs of the candidate. The past years’ question papers of LL. B. Entrance Examinations and CLAT have been carefully researched and analysed, whereas the multiple choice questions
This 26th edition is a comprehensive book for students taking up LLB entrance exams. It covers the complete syllabus including topics like legal aptitude, general awareness, games and sports, English language, elementary mathematics, logical reasoning and other additional information that may interest aspiring LLB students
The Pearson Guide to the CLAT is an ideal book for CLAT aspirants. This book, whose second edition is now in the market, includes several new chapters on many important subjects like General Studies, Inference and Judgement and analytical reasoning. It gives you an edge in the exam and helps you score good marks in this prestigious examination.
A comprehensive guide that includes Legal English, Legal Aptitude, Legal Reasoning; Solved CLAT papers from 2008 to 2016; 3 MOCK CLAT papers
The first CLAT exam was conducted by NLSIU Bangalore in 2008, the ninth Common Law Admission Test (CLAT 2017) shall be conducted by Rajiv Gandhi National University of Law, Punjab.
The Common Law Admission Test (CLAT), is an all India entrance examination, conducted on rotation by 17 National Law Universities (NLUs) for admissions to their Under-Graduate and Post-Graduate degree programs
The preparation of CLAT is very exhaustive. Over the years due to the increase in the number of students opting for the exam, the level of competition has increased considerably. Due to the factors of competition and open syllabus, most students prefer to prepare under proper guidance.
There are various preparation courses spanning from 2 years’ preparation to 1 year and even 1.5 months. As much as possible if a student is serious for Law as a career and desirous of joining a Top Law university it is better to do in-depth preparation.
Long-term preparation programs are better as they help to pace oneself to do in-depth preparation. Having said that it is not that the intensive course does not have students securing top ranks, it’s just that the academic pressure is considerably more.