Following are the eligibility criteria for BLAT 2018:
B.A./ B.Sc./ B.Com./ Shastri (at least 10+2+3 pattern) securing a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate considering all the subjects in the three years except those subjects where only pass marks are required and which do not contribute to the total in the final (degree) mark sheet. OR any other Degree under at least 10+2+3 pattern recognized by the Bar Council of India for the purpose of admission to LL.B. Course securing a minimum of 50% marks in the aggregate considering all the subjects in the three years (aggregate is calculated as mentioned above).
As per directive of the Bar Council of India, the candidates who have obtained 10+2 or Graduation/ Post-graduation through Open Universities system directly without having any basic qualifications for prosecuting such studies are not eligible for admission in Law Courses.
Applicant who has successfully completed/ is appearing Senior Secondary School (10+2) or equivalent (Such as 11+1, “A” level in Senior School Leaving Certificate course) from a recognized University of India or outside or from a Senior Secondary Board or equivalent constituted or recognized by the Union or by a State Government or from any equivalent institution from a foreign country recognized by the Government of that country for the purpose of issue of qualifying certificate on successful completion of the course. However, the applicant who has obtained 10+2 through Open Universities System directly without having any basic qualification for prosecuting such studies shall not be eligible for admission to 5-year B.A. LL.B. (Hons.) Course.
Minimum marks in qualifying examination for admission not below 50% of total marks in case of General category applicants is 45% in case of OBCs and 40% in case of SCs & STs applicant.