CLAT Answer Key 2022: Final Answer Key Released (June 23) - Embibe
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  • Last Modified 08-08-2022
  • Written By Kishan_M
  • Last Modified 08-08-2022

CLAT Answer Key 2022 (Released)- Check Score, Marking Scheme & More

CLAT Answer Key 2022: The Consortium of National Law Universities (CNLU) the Common Law Admission Test (CLAT) final answer key on June 23, 2022. Candidates can check the answer key on the official website of NLU. Candidates can check the correct answers to the questions in the answer key. Candidates need to keep in mind that they cannot raise objections to the final answer key as it is the final release.

The CLAT exam is conducted by the Consortium of National Law Universities for admission for the allotment of PG and UG students. The CLAT 2022 exam was conducted on June 19, 2022, and the result is expected to be released on June 23, 2022. Read on to know more about CLAT Answer Key 2022.

Latest Updates
*June 30, 2022: The first round of CLAT Seat Allotment Result will be announced at consortiumofnlus.ac.in.
*June 24, 2022: The CLAT 2022 result was released on the official website.

*June 23, 2022: The CLAT UG Final Answer Key was released online. Also check the CLAT 2022 PG Final Answer Key here, PG Final Answer Key.

Events Dates 
CLAT Answer Key Release Date June 20, 2022
Objections Invited for CLAT Answer KeysJune 20, 2022 (03:00 p.m.)
Last Date to Submit Objection for Answer keys June 21, 2022 (03:30 p.m.)
CLAT Final Answer Key DateJune 23, 2022
CLAT Result June 24, 2022

How to Download the CLAT Answer Key 2022? 

The CLAT 2022 was held by NTA. The applicants can download the answer key with the help of the following steps:

  • Step- 1: Visit the official website of the Consortium of NLU
  • Step- 2: Click on the (undergraduate tab or postgraduate tab as per the applicants level)
  • Step- 3: The option ‘Download answer key’ will appear, click on it
  • Step- 4: Download the file and match the answers as per your attempted options
  • Step- 5: The applicants can also take out a print of the PDF for future reference.

How to Challenge the Provisional Answer Key of CLAT 2022?

The applicants will be provided with an option to raise objections to the provisional answer keys. The applicants will be able to raise an objection after checking their answers from the provisional answer keys. If there is any objection to the answer keys issued by the conducting authority, the applicants can raise it by login into the official website.

But the applicants are required to provide the supporting document as per their CLAT 2022 answer objections. If the answers and supporting documents will be correct, then the exam conducting body will upload them in the released final answer keys. However, it is important to note that candidates cannot raise objections beyond June 21, 2022, and the final answer key is the final release.

CLAT 2022 Marking Scheme 

The marking scheme for undergraduate and postgraduate levels will be different as per the CLAT paper pattern. The marking scheme of CLAT 2022 for both the levels is as given below: 

  1. Marking Scheme for Undergraduate level – The question paper of the undergraduate level will have 150 multiple choice questions of 1 mark each. There will be a negative marking of -0.25 marks for every wrong answer. The applicant’s score will be calculated according to the marking scheme. They are advised to match their score with the answer keys as per the marking scheme.
  2. Marking Scheme for Post Graduate level – The question paper of the postgraduate level of CLAT 2022 will contain 120 multiple-choice questions. The candidates will be awarded 1 mark for every correct multiple choice question. There will be a negative marking of -0.25 marks for every wrong answer.

CLAT Answer Key 2022 – How to Calculate Exam Score? 

The calculation of the exam score will be as per the following conditions: 

Total marks = (Total correct answer) X (1 mark each) + (total wrong answers) X (0.25 mark each) 

Benefits CLAT 2022 Answer Key

The answer key of CLAT 2022 is beneficial for all the applicants appearing in the exam. The following are the benefits of CLAT answer keys: 

  1. The applicants get an idea of their exam score before the result of the exam.
  2. The answer keys will bring clarity to the doubts of the aspirants.
  3. The applicants will get an idea of the marking scheme of CLAT 2022. 
  4. The official answer keys are the reliable sources to check the answers. 
  5. After the release of the answer key, the estimated cutoff can be calculated.

CLAT 2022 Result 

The result was declared on the official website of CLAT on June 24, 2022. After the CLAT result declaration, no objections will be entertained from the applicants. The result will be the final score for all the applicants. The cut-off and merit list will be declared as per the final result. The applicants who will qualify for the CLAT 2022 will be called up for the counselling CLAT, as per the cut-off scores. The counselling round will be followed by the selection procedure of various listed colleges.

CLAT 2022 Cut-off 

The cut-off will be the minimum score for all the applicants to qualify for the exam. The applicants who will score equal to or above the CLAT cut-off will be able to appear for the counselling rounds. The applicants will be called up for the counselling round only as per the minimum cutoff score. 

FAQs on CLAT 2022 Answer Key

Q.1: Is checking the CLAT answer key important?
Ans: CLAT answer key will be helpful to evaluate the total scores they can obtain from the examination. 

Q.2:  Where can I raise my objection when the CLAT 2022 answer key is released?
Ans: Candidates can raise the objection by logging on to the official website and signing in to the student portal available on the website. The link to raise the objection will be available on the page. There they can submit their objection. Make sure the objection is raised before the deadline.

Q.3: Do I have to log in to download the CLAT 2022 answer key?
Ans: Yes, Candidates have to log in using their credentials to download the answer key. 

Q.4: When will the CLAT 2022 answer key be released?
Ans: The final answer key for CLAT 2022 was released on June 23, 2022.

Q.5: What are the details mentioned in CLAT 2022?
Ans: The CLAT 2022 answer key has the details of correct answers to all the questions asked in the examination. Candidates can download them in PDF format.

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