CLAT 2022 Syllabus details

Every CLAT Student must be aware of the CLAT 2022 Syllabus before the preparation starts. TG Campus® provide the CLAT 2022 section-wise syllabus to help aspirants to get the detailed syllabus in one place.

CLAT 2022 Syllabus

The CLAT Syllabus can be bifurcated into the following sections

CLAT UG Syllabus

  • English Language
  • General Knowledge and Current Affairs
  • Legal Aptitude
  • Logical Reasoning
  • Mathematical Ability

Detailed UG CLAT Syllabus 2022

Students who are opting for the CLAT 2022 examination for Undergraduate programs should go through the syllabus before preparing for the examination. The CLAT syllabus 2022 would have five sections, with each section carrying a fixed weightage. The detailed section-wise marks distribution has been enumerated below.

CLAT 2022 Section wise distribution of questions
SubjectsNumber of QuestionsMarksPercent Weightage
English Language28-32 questions28-32~20%
General Knowledge and Current Affairs35-39 questions35-39~25%
Legal Aptitude35-39 questions35-39~25%
Logical Reasoning28-32 questions28-32~20%
Mathematical Ability13-17 questions13-17~10%

Detailed Analysis of the Syllabus

CLAT 2022 English Language
ParticularsImportant details
Total weightage20%
Type of questions askedThe Questions in this section are mainly Comprehension-type/passage-based questions
Source material or content of passagesGenerally, the passages have around 450 words and are taken from contemporary significant fiction & non-fiction writing
Ability tested

Comprehension and language skills

Ability to draw inferences and conclusions

Ability to summarise the passage

Identify arguments and viewpoints

Word meaning and phrases

CLAT 2022 General Knowledge and Current Affairs
ParticularsImportant details
Total weightage25%
Type of questions askedThe Questions in this section are mainly Comprehension-type/passage-based questions based on Static general knowledge and current affairs.
Source material or content of passagesThe source for the passages includes News Articles, journalistic sources, and non-fiction writing.
Ability tested

Awareness of the following topics

Contemporary events of significance from India and the world.

Arts and culture.

International affairs; and

Historical events of continuing significance.

CLAT 2022 Legal Aptitude
ParticularsImportant details
Total weightage25%
Type of questions askedComprehension-type passage of 450 words each followed by objective type questions
Content of passagesFact situations or scenarios involving legal matters, public policy questions, or moral philosophical inquiries.
Focus areaGeneral awareness of contemporary legal and moral issues

Identify and infer the rules and principles given in the passage.

Apply rules and principles to various fact situations

Ability to understand how changes to the rules or principles may change their application to various fact situations.

CLAT 2022 Logical Reasoning
ParticularsImportant details
Total weightage20%
Type of questions askedPassage-based (300-word long) objective questions
Content of passagesBased on sets and arguments, puzzles, diagrams, relationships and others
Skills to be tested

Ability to identify arguments and their premises and draw conclusions

Ability to critically analyse patterns of reasoning, and assess how conclusions may depend on particular premises or evidence

Infer what follows from the passage and apply these inferences to new situations

Draw relationships and analogies,

Identify contradictions and equivalence, and assess the effectiveness of arguments.

CLAT 2022 Mathematical Ability
ParticularsImportant details
Total weightage10%
Type of questions askedSets of facts or propositions, graphs, or other textual, pictorial, or diagrammatic representations of numerical information, followed by a series of questions.
Skills to be tested

Derive, infer, and manipulate numerical information set out in such passages, graphs, or other representations; and

Apply various 10th standard mathematical operations

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