BHU BLAT 2021: Application, Dates, Pattern, Syllabus, Cutoff & More!

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Banaras Hindu University (BHU) will conduct the BLAT or BHU Law entrance exam for admission to its 5-year BA LLB programme. Those who want to appear for the BHU BLAT 2021 entrance exam need to visit the official website and apply for BHU BLAT 2021. BHU to conduct the university level BLAT 2021 exam tentatively in April and the exam will be conducted online and offline.

If you want to score great on Banaras Hindu University Undergraduate Entrance Test 2021 and looking to have a better preparation strategy, then you are in the right place. This post will let you know about the BHU BLAT 2021 Admission, Syllabus, CutOff, Preparation tips, Counselling Schedule, Result declaration, etc. 

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1. Useful Resources
2. Quick Facts
3. Important Dates
4. Eligibility Criteria
5. Application Form
6. Exam Pattern
7. Admit Card
8. Syllabus
9. Cutoff
10. Answer Key
11. Result
12. Exam Centres
13. Contact Details
14. Frequently Asked Question
15. List of Top Medical Colleges in India

BHU BLAT 2021 Useful Resource

Here we have mentioned the BHU BLAT 2021 Exam useful resources to help you know the complete exam information.

BHU BLAT 2021 Major NotificationClick Here
BHU BLAT 2021 Eligibility CriteriaClick Here
BHU BLAT 2021 Exam PatternClick Here
BHU BLAT 2021 SyllabusClick Here
BHU BLAT 2021 BooksClick Here
BHU BLAT 2021 Previous Year PapersClick Here
BHU BLAT 2021 Sample PapersClick Here
BHU BLAT 2021 Admit CardClick Here
BHU BLAT 2021 Test SeriesClick Here
BHU BLAT 2021 CutoffClick Here
BHU BLAT 2021 CounsellingClick Here
BHU BLAT 2021 Seat MatrixClick Here

Quick Facts

Below we have mentioned the quick facts of BHU BLAT 2021 Exam, let’s have a look.

Exam NameBanaras Hindu University Undergraduate Entrance Test (BLAT)
Conducting AuthorityBanaras Hindu University
Exam LevelUniversity level
Exam ModeOffline and online
Application ModeOnline
Exam CentersOffline – 45
Computer-based – 115
Courses offeredLLB (Hons)
Bachelors of Law BA LLB (Hons)
Total Seats230 for LLB
Maximum – 30, Minimum – 60 for BA LLB
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Important Dates

Banaras Hindu University will release the detailed notification for BHU BLAT 2021 along with the application form. Refer the following table below for the tentative schedule:

EventsTentative Dates
Online BHU BLAT 2021 application form Begins fromFebruary, 2021
Last date to submit an application formMarch 2021
Admit Card Release dateMarch 2021
BHU BLAT 2021 Date of ExaminationApril 2021
Declaration of BHU 2021 BLAT ResultMay 2021
Counselling beginsJune 2021

Eligibility Criteria

Applicants seeking admission to the BA LLB course require to meet the university’s BLAT 2021 eligibility criteria. Among the essential criteria, one requires to meet that of qualifying exam passed and minimum marks.

Qualifying ExamCandidates must have passed 10+2 or any equivalent exam from a recognized board. Candidates must have passed 10+2 or any equivalent exam from a recognized board. However, the applicant who has obtained 10+2 or Graduation/Post-graduation through open Universities System directly without having any essential qualification for pursuing such studies shall not be eligible for admission to 5-year B.A. LL.B. (Hons.)
Qualifying Exam MarksMinimum marks in the qualifying examination for admission not below 50% of total marks in case of General category applicants, 45% in case of OBCs and 40% in case of SCs & STs applicant
NOTE: Appearing candidates in qualifying exam such candidates may also apply.

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Application Form

BHU (Banaras Hindu University) will release the application form of BHU BLAT 2021 in online mode in February 2021 (tentatively). The candidates seeking admission to the 5-year integrated law program duly fill the BLAT 2021 application form before the last date and submit the application fee.

Steps to fill the application form

Step 1 Online registration: To register for BHU BLAT 2021, go to the official website and click on the registration link. Enter valid email id and contact number. After successful online registration, then candidates account will be created.

Step 2 Authentication of the candidates’ status: 

  • Fill the applicant authentication form. Candidates will be required to register personal details like name, father’s name etc.
  • If you share Aadhaar details, they require to document with them on the day of examination.

Step 3 – Fill up of form and course selection: After filling the Authentication of the candidates’ status candidates will next have to fill all the essential fields in the application form, including personal, academic, contact details etc. and candidates must have to select the course they aim to study in this step.

Step 4 – Uploading of Documents: Candidates will have to upload required documents as per the prescribed specification with the photographs and candidates signature.

Step 5 – Application Fee Payment: After successful, the registration candidates have to pay the application fee per their category to complete the application procedure.

Registration fee

General/OBCRs. 600
SC/STRs. 300

Payment Mode of BLAT application fee:

  • Offline payment – To make the payment offline, download the Challan and take a printout. Make the payment using the Challan at an HDFC Bank.
  • Online payment – Go to the payment gateway and make the payment using a credit card or debit card.

Exam Pattern

The candidate will now know what types of questions will be asked in the exam, subjects covered, marking scheme and other such major important details by consulting the exam pattern of BLAT 2021. This information will enable the candidate to prepare for the exam with more effectively and clearly. As per the BLAT 2021 exam pattern, the exam will be held in both pen-based (OMR based) and computer-based test (CBT) mode.

S.No. Subjects No. of Questions Marks Time
1. General Awareness and Current Affairs 150 450 120  Minutes
2. Legal Aptitude
3. Mental Ability
4. English Comprehension
5. Total

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Admit Card

Exam authorities will upload the admit card of BLAT 2021 on the BHU entrance portal and send it to the candidate’s registered email id. The BLAT 2021 admit card will be released about a week before the exam; Candidates can download the ADMIT CARD from the BHU Entrance Test Portal ( It will carry important information like the name and roll number of the candidate, date and time of the exam, and also exam centre details.

How to download admit card?

  1. Click on the admit card download link (will be updated here once link goes live)
  2. Log-in using unique registration id.
  3. After successful log-in, the admit card will be displayed on the screen.
  4. Check that details mentioned on it are clear and correct.
  5. Download and take a printout.
  6. A passport size photograph is affixed (same passport size photograph which has been used for online submission) in the space provided on the Admit Card’s printout under self-attestation.

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The syllabus for BHU Law Entrance includes objective question based on diverse topics. The subjects that the syllabus comprises are English Comprehension, General Awareness and Current Affairs, Aptitude and Mental Ability and Common Legal Knowledge.

  • The exam paper will include two sets of multiple-choice questions based on Language Comprehension in Hindi and English.
  • For candidates who have opted English as the medium of answering will have to attempt English Comprehension questions given in the paper.
  • For candidates who have opted for Hindi as the medium of answering will have to attempt Hindi Comprehension questions provided in the question paper.

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The BHU BLAT 2021 Expected Cut off is the minimum marks prescribed by the selection board to select candidates in colleges accepting BHU BLAT Scorecard. The Merit list of the candidate will be designed on these Cut off scores. Aspirants who apply for the colleges need to finally clear the Cut off to get selected for their dream college. The previous year BHU BLAT Cut off was based on various parameters like numbers of appearing candidates, total numbers of seats, and the examination’s difficulty level.

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Answer Key

First BHU will release a provisional answer key for all answers of all 150 MCQs asked in the entrance exam. Using the answer key of BLAT 2021, the candidate will calculate probable scores before the declaration of result and thus their chances of admission. When calculating probable scores, one must refer to the official marking scheme. Any candidate who is not satisfied with a key given in provisional BLAT answer key 2021 will be able to file their complaints. After considering all such complaints or challenges received, exam officials will then release the final BLAT answer key.


Banaras Hindu University (BHU) will declare the result of BLAT 2021 in online mode on BHU entrance portal; alternately the result link will also be updated on this page for the candidate’s benefit. To check the BLAT 2021 result, the candidate needs to enter the roll number and date of birth. BLAT result 2021 will include details like the registration and application number of the candidate, roll number, and marks obtained in the entrance exam. Based on candidates’ aggregate marks secured in the entrance exam, BLAT merit list 2021 will be prepared, which will be used to shortlist candidates for counselling. Banaras Hindu University will declare BHU BA LLB result 2021 or BLAT result 2021 tentatively in May.

Exam Centres

The exam conducting body will conduct the exam across almost all the states and UTs of the country. Candidates will have to select a state and city to fill the application form, based on which the allotment of BLAT 2021 exam centres will be made.

S. No.StatesCities
1Andaman and
Nicobar (1)
Port Blair
2Andhra Pradesh (17)Anantapur, Chirala, Chittoor, Gudur, Guntur, Kadapa, Kakinada, Kurnool, Madanapalle, Nellore, Ongole, Rajahmundry, Srikakulam, Tirupathi, Vijayawada, Visakhapatnam & Vizianagaram
3Arunachal Pradesh
4Assam (5)Dibrugarh, Guwahati, Jorhat, Silchar, Tezpur
5Bihar (12)Arrah, Aurangabad, Bhagalpur, Bihar Sharif, Chhapra, Darbhanga, Gaya, Hajipur, Muzaffarpur, Patna, Purnea, Samastipur
6Chandigarh (1)Chandigarh 
7Chhattisgarh (5)Bhilai Nagar, Bilaspur, Durg, Raipur, Rajnandgaon
8New Delhi (1)New Delhi 
9Goa (1)Panaji
10Gujarat (7)Ahmedabad, Anand, Gandhi Nagar, Mehsana, Rajkot, Surat, Vadodara
11Haryana (9)Ambala, Faridabad, Gurugram, Hisar, Karnal, Kurukshetra, Rohtak, Sonipat, Yamuna Nagar
12Himachal Pradesh
Bilaspur, Hamirpur, Kangra, Shimla, Solan
13Jammu & Kashmir (3)Jammu, Leh, Srinagar
14Jharkhand (5)Bokaro Steel City, Dhanbad, Hazaribagh, Jamshedpur, Ranchi
15Karnataka (12)Bellary, Belagavi (Belgaum), Bengaluru (Bangalore), Bidar, Dharwad, Hassan, Hubballi (Hubli) Kalaburgi (Gulbarga), Mangaluru, Mysuru (Mysore), Shivamogga (Shimoga), Udupi
16Kerala (8)Ernakulam, Kannur, Kollam, Kottayam, Kozhikode, Palakkad, Thiruvananthapuram, Thrissur
17Lakshadweep Island
18Madhya Pradesh (10)Bhopal, Betul, Chindwara, Gwalior, Indore, Jabalpur, Rewa, Sagar, Satna, Ujjain
19Maharashtra (20)Amravati, Aurangabad, Chandrapur, Dhule, Jalgaon, Kolhapur, Latur, Mumbai, Nagpur, Nanded, Nashik, Navi Mumbai, Pune, Raigad, Ratnagiri, Sangli, Satara, Solapur, Thane, Wardha
20Meghalaya (1)Shillong
21Mizoram (1)Aizawal
22Nagaland (2)Dimapur, Kohima
23Odisha (7)Balasore, Berhampur-Ganjam, Bhubaneswar, Cuttack, Dhenkanal, Rourkela, Sambalpur
24Puducherry (1) Puducherry (Pondicherry)
25Punjab (9)Amritsar, Bhatinda, Jalandhar, Ludhiana, Mohali, Pathankot, Patiala, Phagwara, Sangrur
26Rajasthan (9)Abu Road, Ajmer, Alwar, Bikaner, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Kota, Sriganganagar, Udaipur
27Sikkim (1)Gangtok
28Tamil Nadu (10)Chennai, Coimbatore, Erode, Kanchipuram, Madurai, Nagercoil, Salem, Thanjavur, Tiruchirappalli, Vellore
29Telangana (4)Hyderabad, Karimnagar, Khammam, Warangal
30Tripura (1)Agartala
31Uttar Pradesh (19)Aligarh, Ayodhya (Faizabad), Banda, Bareilly, Ghaziabad, Gonda, Gorakhpur, Greater Noida, Jhansi, Kanpur, Lucknow, Mathura, Meerut, Moradabad, Muzaffarnagar, Noida, Prayagraj (Allahabad), Sitapur, Varanasi
32Uttarakhand (4)Dehradun, Haldwani, Haridwar, Roorkee
33West Bengal (8)Asansol, Burdwan, Durgapur, Hooghly, Howrah, Kalyani, Kolkata, Siliguri

Contact Details

The Director
Institute of Management Studies,
Banaras Hindu University (BHU),
Varanasi – 221005, Uttar Pradesh, India.
Telephone Numbers- +91 542 2369332 

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the BLAT?

Banaras Hindu University Law Admission Test is the university level exam conducted for admission into Law course.

Is there any age criteria to appear in BLAT Exam?

There are no age criteria to appear in the exam.

How many seats available for LLB and BA LLB courses?

For LLB courses- 74 Seats and for BA LLB course- 286 Seats

What is the last date for the submit application form?

March 2021 (Tentative)

Is there any negative marking in BLAT exam?

Yes, for each wrong answer 1 marks will be deducted.

Can I change my preference options after having submitted it online?

Yes, the list of preferences can be altered again at the venue of counselling, but once the candidate signs and submits this altered list, no more changes will be accepted.

Will the exam be pen-paper based or computer-based?

The exam will be conducted in both online and offline modes

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