On account of the COVID-19 situation, NLU Delhi has announced that this year’s All India Law Entrance Test (AILET 2020) will be a remote proctored test (RPT), to be held on August 18 from 11:00 am to 12:30 pm.
Pursuant to the Delhi High Court order directing a stay on reservations introduced by National Law University, Delhi (NLU Delhi), a revised notification for this year’s entrance examination has been released.
NLU Delhi has allowed candidates who applied earlier to withdraw their application to BA.LL.B., LL.M., and PhD programmes. The notification stated,
“In view of the change in the reservation policy & seat matrix as per orders passed by the Hon’ble High Court of Delhi and further change in the mode of test from pen and paper test to RPT mode, the University has decided to allow the option of withdrawal to the candidates, who want to withdraw their application for admission to B.A.LL.B.(Hons), LL.M. and Ph.D. Programmes.”
The last date for application has also been extended to July 7. Admit cards will be uploaded on the University website on July 27.
On the decision to hold AILET 2020 through remote proctoring, the notification states that consent for the same was given by the National Testing Agency (NTA). The notification stated,
“Before the test, the NTA will provide the detailed information and guidance to the aspirants for which two webinars & one mock test for the AILET 2020 will be conducted by NTA. The schedule of the webinars & mock test will be notified shortly.”