SC quashes NLSIU Bengaluru's notification on separate exam
The Supreme Court has disapproved of a separate entrance exam by National Law School of India University (NLSIU), Bengaluru on Monday. The apex court has quashed its notification of holding separate online National Law Aptitude Test (NLAT) 2020 for admission in its LLB course.
The court said entrance exam of NLSIU Bengaluru stands cancelled, directs admissions in national law universities be conducted as per CLAT-2020.
Supreme Court disapproves of a separate entrance exam by National Law School of India University (NLSIU), Bengaluru & quashed its notification of holding separate Online National Law Aptitude Test (NLAT) 2020. pic.twitter.com/BTFntVRDzn
— ANI (@ANI) September 21, 2020
Last week, the National Law School of India University (NLSIU) of Bengaluru had strongly defended in the Supreme Court the decision to hold separate entrance examination NLAT-2020 instead of CLAT.
Common Law Admission Test (CLAT) is a centralised national-level entrance test for admissions to 22 National Law Universities (NLUs) in India and Bengaluru's NLSIU was one of them.
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