CLAT Result 2023 Answer key, Merit list download, Cut off marks


The NLU will announce the result of CLAT 2023 on its official website in the last week of December 2022. For more updates Related to CLAT Result and more, kindly read the entire article.

CLAT Result 2023

The CLAT exam answer key will be released within 24 hours from the commencement of the examination. The candidates are allowed to download the answer key by login their details from the official website. The provisional answer key will be declared on its official website on 19 December 2022. After releasing the temporary answer key, the NLU will announce the final answer key with all the corrections on 24 December 2022.


The candidates are advised to download the answer key before CLAT Result so that they can check their performance and can estimate their score on the main exam. If the candidates find any mistake in the answer key, they can raise objections along with the evidence to correct and report to them.

CLAT Result Answer Key 2023

The details of the answer key are explained below-

Official body  CLAT Consortium
Mode of availability Online
How to download the answer key login details of a candidate

Importance of CLAT Answer Key 2023

The importance of the answer key is that they can predict their marks from the answer key. Some of the points are explained below and related to their importance-

  • Students can predict their results before their declaration
  • You can correct the answer key by raising objections.
  • Students can also estimate the cut-off list.

Steps to Download CLAT Answer Key 2022

There are specific steps to download the answer key. They are as follows-

  • Visit the official website of NLU- CLAT Consortium
  • Check the notification on its homepage
  • Then find the answer key
  • Check for your Programmes UG OR PG
  • Click on it
  • The pdf will be opened on your screen
  • Download PDF

This answer key will be helpful for the aspirants to analyaze the CLAT Result 2023.

CLAT Answer Key Objection 2023

If any candidate finds any wrong solution, they have the right to object and give his opinion on that particular wrong solution. Along with that, they had to attach supportive documents.

On provisional answer, key candidates can submit their opinion on the official website by submitting a fee amounting to rupees 1000. If the institute finds it correct, then they will refund the cost to the candidate’s respective accounts.

How to Raise Objections on Provisional Answer Key 2023?

There are specific steps to object provisional answer key –

  • Go to  CLAT Consortium’s official website
  • Login your account
  • Then go to the corner of raise Objection
  • Click on that
  • Select the Category of Objection-
  • Regarding Question
  • Regarding answer key
  • Regarding exams, if you face any issues
  • Now, select the question and correct answer as per your knowledge
  • Then click on the submission key

CLAT Marking Scheme 2023

The marking scheme is explained through examples-

Total marks of candidate = Total of Right Answers – Total of Wrong Answers

The question paper of the CLAT exam is prepared of 150 Questions. Firstly, it will depend on the candidate on how many questions he has attempted in the exam. The total number of Questions tried, it will depend on how many correct answers they marked in the OMR sheet and the incorrect answers they marked in the OMR sheet.

So, the  CLAT Consortium will give one mark for each correct answer and deduct 0.5 marks for each wrong answer they attempted.

Correct answer  1 mark per question
Incorrect answer  – 0.25 mark per question deducted from total marks

CLAT Result Merit List Details

The details of the CLAT merit list are as follows-

  • AIR, as per the category wise
  • Admit card number
  • Total number of marks obtained
  • Allotment of colleges

How to Download Merit List CLAT 2023?

The  CLAT Consortium will prepare the merit list for 2023 on the base of the number of marks obtained, and also, the preference will be given at the time of online admission. Also, the candidates can predict their merit list from the previous one. The  CLAT Consortium will prepare five merit lists. These are the steps candidates need to be followed to download the merit list-

  • Go to the official website of CLAT Consortium, i.e.
  • Click on the CLAT 2023
  • After opening the page on the screen, students can check the merit list based on UG OR PG Programme
  • Students can check the list as per their roll number and registration number
First List  January 2023
Second List  To be announced
Third List  To be announced
Fourth List  To be announced
Fifth List  To be announced

Kindly note that the merit list will be released after the CLAT Result 2023 are announced on the leading portal.

CLAT Result Cut Off Marks 2023

The cut-off marks mean the minimum score required to get admission to the NLUs. The cut-off marks list sets the minimum criteria to get into any of the NLUs.

CLAT cut-off marks are expected to be 95-99 in the general category, and for SC/ST category, it is expected to be in the range of 80-85 marks. As per the experts’ analysis, the NLU’s required marks will be-

List of  Colleges Cut Off Marks
NLSIU, Bangalore 125-140
120-135 120-135
WBNUJS, Kolkata 120-135
NLU, Jodhpur 110-124
GNLU, Gandhinagar 110-124
NLU, Bhopal 107-108
RMNLU, Lucknow 100-102
HNLU, Raipur 103-104
NLU, Odisha 97-98
NUSLR, Ranchi 94-95
CMLU, Patna 94-95
NLUJAA, Guwahati 93-94
DSNLU, Vishakhapatnam 92-93
TNNLS, Tiruchirapalli 92-93
MNLU, Mumbai 105-106
MNLU, Aurangabad 91-92
MNLU, Nagpur 91-92
HPNLU, Shimla 89

How to Check CLAT RESULT 2023?

In our previous article, CLAT Admit Card 2022, we had discussed about the hall ticket details and the exam dates. On this article, aspirants requested us to jot down the steps for searching the CLAT Result. There are specific steps to be followed to download the results-

  • Go to its official site
  • Click on the site and log in
  • Login Using ID and Password
  • Click on the link to show the scorecard
  • After clicking, your result will be displayed on the screen
  • Download and save the scorecard.

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