AILET or All India Law Entrance Exam is a national level law exam that is conducted by the National Law University, Delhi. for admitting students in its B.A. LL.B (Hons.), LL.M, and PhD programs.


  1. The candidate is required to have passed LL.B. or any other equivalent degree. 

  2. The candidate needs to attain 55% marks as aggregate and 50% marks for those who belong to ST, SC category. 

  3. The candidates who are pursuing LL.B. can also apply for the examination. 



The AILET has 150 Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) for 150 marks that must be attempted within 1 hour 30 minutes. The broad syllabus for 150 MCQ will be from all major subject of law like Criminal Law, Constitutional Law, Law of Contract, Jurisprudence, Law of Tort and International Law etc.

There will be Negative Marking in AILET PG. The criteria for negative marking will be based on the formula 0.25*4=1 that means per the wrong answer 0.25 marks will be deducted. Therefore, four wrong answers will lead to a deduction of 1 Mark.


Scope and coverage of questions under different subject areas:


Law of Torts

In common law jurisdictions, it is a civil wrong that causes a claimant to suffer loss or harm resulting in legal liability for the person who commits the tortious act.


Family Law

This section includes marriage, domestic partnership, adoption, paternity, child custody, surrogacy and juvenile laws.


International Law

It is a set of rules, agreements and treaties implemented and used for bridging gaps between nations. It serves as a framework for the practice of stable and organized international relations.



It is the theoretical or philosophical study of law which is studied to gain a deeper understanding of legal systems, legal reasoning, legal institutions and their role in the society.


Property Law

It can area of law that governs the various forms of ownership and tenancy in real property and personal property, within the common law legal system. In the civil law system, there is a division between movable and immovable property.


Intellectual Property Law

It revolves around the rules for securing and enforcing legal rights to inventions, designs, and artistic works. Just as the law protects ownership of personal property and real estate, it also protects the exclusivity of intangible assets.


Law of Contracts

It can be defined as an agreement between two or more parties to perform a service, provide a product or commit to an act which is enforceable by law. There are several types of contracts, and each has specific terms and conditions. The law governing the same can be defined as the law of contracts.


Criminal Law

It is the law which basically deals with crimes. It includes threatening, harmful, or otherwise endangering to the property, health, safety, and moral welfare of people inclusive of one's self.

*The List is not exclusive