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Dr. Ram Manohar Lohiya National Law University [RMLNLU], Uttar Pradesh Admission 2021: Eligibility, Selection, Application Process

Last updated on September 2nd, 2021

Established in 2005, Dr. Ram Manohar Lohiya National Law University is a state level university. This Indian University is situated in Lucknow, which is in the state of Uttar Pradesh. It offers Undergraduate, Postgraduate and Doctorate level education in Law. RMLNLU is a government funded university, which is approved by BCI. It has a campus of about 40 acres. In this university, all the admissions are based on the Common Law Admission Test (CLAT). This two hour online examination will be held on 13th June 2021. The registration process started on 1st January 2021 and ends on 30th April 2021. The admit card publication date is still to be notified.

RMLNLU secured the 4th position in India Today’s “India’s Best Law Colleges 2020”, it is in the 11th rank for the “Best Law School” by NIRF (2020), and they were also ranked 11th in 2019 by The Week. This co-education university offers 16 courses among 2 streams and has a total of 236 seats. The total number of faculty is 100. They also provide scholarships for the needy students where they are provided with INR 50,000/- per annum if they fulfill the required criteria, this is known as Merit-Cum-Means Scholarship.

Here are some of the key points related to admission in RMLNLU:

  • All the candidates have to clear the National Level Entrance Test – CLAT.
  • For the UG courses, the candidates must pass their 10+2 examination with at least 50% score.
  • For the PG courses, the candidates must pass their LLB examination with at least 50% score.
  • For PG Diploma courses, the candidate must pass their LLB examination with a minimum of 45% score.
  • For the Ph.D. courses, the candidates are selected based on their entrance examination score – Research Entrance Test (RET) and PI. A minimum of 50% altogether should be secured for the selection criteria, and this test is of 100 marks. They should also have a Master’s degree (LLM) in the relevant field.

RMLNLU Uttar Pradesh Admission Dates

CLAT Application form availability 1st January, 2021
Last date for application submission 30th April, 2021
Admit Card publication To be notified
Examination date 13th June, 2021
Admission process closed October, 2021

RMLNLU Uttar Pradesh Admission

COURSE DETAILS: RMLNLU offers B.A.LL.B, LL.M., Ph.D. and PG Diploma courses, and in the table given below the specializations offered in these courses are mentioned:

B.A.LL.B. (Hons)

Eligibility Criteria: The candidate must secure a minimum of 50% aggregate score in 10+2.

Selection Criteria: The candidate must clear the qualifying examination – CLAT. The selection will be done on the basis of score obtained by the student.

LL.M. Criminal and Security Law International Law Corporate Law Constitutional and Administrative Law
Ph.D. Social Science & Humanities Law
PG Diploma Course Cyber Law

Selection Criteria:
For LL.M. the candidates are selected on the basis of their marks obtained in their qualifying examination – CLAT. In the PG Diploma courses, the selection of the students is merit based, which is dependent on the marks obtained in their Graduation level. They do not need to apply for any entrance examination. Higher studies like Ph.D. courses selection are based on both – Research Entrance Test (RET) and PI round. This is a 100 marks examination where the candidate has to secure at least 50% altogether.

Eligibility Criteria: For LL.M. the candidate must have a Bachelor’s degree with at least 50% aggregate score, but for PG Diploma course the minimum requirement is 45% in the aggregate score. If the student wants to pursue a higher degree like Ph.D. in RMLNLU, he/she should complete LL.M. or an equivalent degree with at least 50% aggregate score.

The courses that are offered by RMLNLU, their duration, eligibility criteria, selection process and fee structure are mentioned in the table below:

B.A. LL.B. (Hons) 5 years Pass 10+2Minimum 50% aggregate score Based on CLAT score INR 1,19,000.00(For Indians) INR 80,000 + $8,000(For NRIs / Foreign Nationals)
LL.M. 1 year Bachelor’s degree Minimum 50% aggregate score Based on CLAT score INR 79,000.00
Ph.D. 3 years LL.M. or equivalent degree Minimum 50% aggregate score Based on RET score INR 60,000.00
P.G. Diploma 1 year Bachelor’s degree Minimum 45% aggregate score INR 31,000 (approximately)

Read more about RMLNLU courses in their official website.

  • The intake capacity of B.A. LL.B. (Hons.) Program is 176 (160 + 16 NRI) seats per year.
  • The intake capacity of LLM Program is 20 seats per year.

Know more about the fee structure and seats availability in RMLNLU official website.

RMLNLU Uttar Pradesh Cutoff

The cut-off CLAT is dependent on various parameters such as numbers of appearing candidates, total numbers of seats, the difficulty level of the examination, and last year admission record. The CLAT cut-off of 2021 will be published after the results announcement process by the Consortium of NLUs. It will be notified soon after the examinations. Therefore, RMLNLU’s cut-off will be based on ‘merit-cum-preference’, according to eligibility, reservation, and other criteria.

The Cut-off of 2019 of RMLNLU for B.A.LL.B. (Hons) are mentioned in the table below:

General 1st Round : 6172nd Round : 6873rd Round : 694
Scheduled Castes 1st Round : 10948 2nd Round : 118503rd Round : 11916
Scheduled Tribes 1st Round : 247632nd Round : 29911

RMLNLU Uttar Pradesh Application Process

The application process is online.

For B.A. LL.B. (Hons) and LL.M, the candidates can follow this application process:

  1. Register in the official CLAT website and fill up the application form.
  2. Upload the required documents.
  3. Pay the application fee online.

Note: The application fee is INR 4000 for Generals. For SC / ST candidates, it is INR 3500.

For Ph.D. and P.G. Diploma courses, the candidates can follow this application process:

  1. Visit RMLNLU official website and fill up the application form.
  2. The completed application form is to be submitted, with the Bank Draft of the required amount that is taken in aid of RMLNLU, which needs to be paid at Lucknow.

Note: The application fee for the Ph.D. course is INR 1,000 for Generals, and INR 500 for SC / ST candidates.

The application fee for P.G. Diploma course is Rs. 500 for Generals, and Rs. 250 for SC / ST candidates.

RMLNLU Uttar Pradesh Admission FAQs

Ques- When will the admit card of CLAT for RMLNLU be available? 

Last updated on September 1st, 2021

Ans. The date for the admit card availability is still to be notified. It can be downloaded from the official website of RMLNLU. Application number, Date of Birth and Password are to be provided during the downloading procedure.  
Ques- How many seats are available for Ph.D. at RMLNLU?

Last updated on September 1st, 2021

Ans.  RMLNLU provides a total of 12 seats for the Ph.D. candidates. They are selected on the basis of their merit which they obtain in both RET and PI round.


Ques- When is the CLAT admit card required in the admission process at RMLNLU?

Last updated on September 1st, 2021

Ans. The admit card will be required in the admission and counseling process. Students must keep a printout of the application form and the admit card for future references.


Ques- Does RMLNLU offer scholarships?

Last updated on September 1st, 2021

Ans. Yes, RMLNLU offers scholarships to the students of General, SC, ST and Disabled category, based on the family income, which must be less than INR 2 LPA. This scholarship is known as “Merit-Cum-Means Scholarship” and is available to candidates of B.A. LL.B. (Hons.) and LL.M courses.


Ques- How do I get the results of CLAT?

Last updated on September 1st, 2021

Ans. The results of CLAT are published online on the official website. To get the results, the candidate must provide their Application Number, Date of Birth and Roll Number. The students must download and keep a printout of the results for future references.


Ques- Is there an age limit for CLAT 2021?

Last updated on September 1st, 2021

Ans. No, there is no upper age limit for the aspiring candidate in both Undergraduate and Postgraduate programmes.


Ques- Is offline admission available for RMLNLU?

Last updated on September 1st, 2021

Ans. Yes, if the candidate is applying for Ph.D. programme offline admission procedure is available. For the other courses, the admission procedure is online through the official university website.


RMLNLU Lucknow: Rankings, Courses, Fees, Eligibility, Cutoff, Placements, Scholarships

Last updated on August 30th, 2021

Dr Ram Manohar Lohiya National Law University (RML NLU) is a state-level law school that was established in 2005 in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh. RMNLU is a state-funded institution that provides undergraduate and postgraduate legal education and is ranked #11 in the NIRF law group.

The University was founded in 2005 by an act of the Uttar Pradesh government. It is one of India’s largest law schools, and the first thing that comes to mind when seeing the university’s campus is the state-of-the-art infrastructure.

The CLAT exam is used to determine admission to RMLNLU. BA-LLB, LLM, PhD, and PG Diploma programmes are available at RMLNLU.

The college is located on a 42-acre campus that includes a full township with accommodations for 1500 students and over 100 teaching and non-teaching staff members.

RMLNLU Lucknow Key Points

  • The Bar Council of India (BCI) has approved RMLNLU as one of India’s autonomous law schools.
  • RMLNLU is ranked #11 in the NIRF law group.
  • The BA.LLB programme at the undergraduate level and the LLM programme at the graduate level are the two main programmes offered by RMLNLU.
  • Some students of RMLNLU gained admission to Oxford University, McGill University, University of Glasgow, Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS), and IIM Ahmedabad, and three students established Care About People, a legal non-profit organisation (CAP).
  • The fees of RMLNLU ranges from INR 60K – 1.19 lacs

RMLNLU Lucknow Rankings

  • 14th rank for the “Best Law School” by NIRF
  • 11th rank by The Week
  • 4th rank for the law by India 2020 out of 40
  • Ranked 19th for Law by career360
  • Ranked 9th for Law by Shiksha Popularity

RMLNLU Lucknow Course and Fees

Course Course Details Selection Basis
  • Duration: 5 years
  • Fees: INR 1.08 Lakhs
  • Eligibility: Candidate must have passed the Intermediate/Higher Secondary School Examination (10+2) or an equivalent examination from a University/recognized Board with an aggregate of not less than 50% of the total marks (45 per cent of the total marks for SC/ST group candidates).
CLAT Score
  • Duration: 1 year
  • Fees: INR 79K
  • Eligibility: Candidates for admission to the 1-year Full-time LLM Program must have received a minimum of 50% or equivalent grade in all papers in their qualifying LL.B. (Hons.) (Five Years Integrated Program) or LL.B. (Three Years Program) from a recognised university. Has completed a normal course of study at the University for five academic years.
CLAT Score
  • Duration: 3 years
  • Fees: INR 1.61 Lakhs
  • Eligibility: Applicants for admission to the 3-year Full-time Doctor of Philosophy of Law Program must have a Master’s Degree in Law from a recognised university with a grade point average of at least 55% or its equivalent.
  • Specializations: Law, History, Economics, English, Sociology & Political Science
Entrance Exam RET

RMLNLU Lucknow CLAT Cut-Off 2021

CLAT cut off Round 1

Courses General Ai Horizontal Women Candidates State SC
BA LLB Hons 382-617 428-583 4259-10948

CLAT cut off Round 2

Courses General Ai Horizontal Women Candidates State SC
BA LLB Hons 492-682 478-687 10963-11850

CLAT cut off Round 3

Courses General Ai Horizontal Women Candidates State SC
BA LLB Hons 694-694 690-690 11888-11916

RMLNLU Lucknow Placements

The Dr Ram Manohar Lohiya National Law University in Lucknow has a training and placement cell that helps students find employment. Students are also given personality development and communication skills training to help them properly prepare for the recruitment process.

The institute also ensures that the majority of students are put in different companies by assisting them in every way possible. Mock assessments and practise session lessons on Aptitude, Quantitative Ability, Logical and Reasoning are also held by RMLNLU Lucknow to help students prepare for the final Interview and Written Examination.

Below is a detailed summary of the entire placement process followed by the Training & Placement cell.

  • Dr Ram Manohar Lohiya National Law University, Lucknow’s Training and Placement Cell sends invitations to hiring companies for campus recruitment.
  • The Training and Placement Cell then arranges dates with different recruiters depending on the pay packages and other eligibility requirements that the recruitment firms provide.

RMLNLU Placement record in previous years:

Academic year No of Students Graduating in Minimum Stipulated Time No. of Students Placed Median Salary of Placed Graduates No. of Students Selected For Higher Studies
2016-17 160 29 INR 9 Lakhs 120
2017-18 160 17 INR 4.8 Lakhs 102
2018-19 160 18 INR 4 Lakhs 138

RMLNLU Lucknow Scholarships

  • Scholarships are available to all students at the university.
  • Only resident Indian nationals are eligible for scholarships to enable full-time study at the university. The University grants multiple scholarships each year in the form of fee remission to deserving students.
  • These scholarships for positive inclusive effort range in value and are awarded based on a variety of factors.


Ques. How are the seats divided for the LLM course at RMLNLU Lucknow?

Last updated on July 27th, 2021

Ans. The seats for the LLM courses is given below:

  • Unreserved: 10
  • OBC of Uttar Pradesh (27%): 05
  • Schedule Caste of Uttar Pradesh (21%): 04
  • Schedule Tribe of Uttar Pradesh (02%): 01
  • Foreign Nationals/ NRIs/ NRI Sponsored Candidates: 05
  • Students of Jammu & Kashmir: 02
Ques. What all entrance exams are accepted for PhD admissions?

Last updated on July 27th, 2021

Ans. The University conducts a separate entrance test RET for admissions to the PhD programme. The fees for the exams is INR 1000 for general candidates and INR 500 for SC/ST candidates.

Ques. What is the placement scenario at RMLNLU Lucknow?

Last updated on July 27th, 2021

Ans. The University makes more than 50 placements out of the people who sit for placements every year. The average package of RMLNLU is INR 7 lakhs approx.

Ques. How can I pay the application fee for the RET exam conducted by RMLNLU Lucknow?

Last updated on July 27th, 2021

Ans. The non-refundable payment for the RET exam can be done offline through demand draft. The amount can be drawn in favour of Dr Ram Manohar Lohiya National Law University, payable at Lucknow.

Ques. I’ve scored 75% in class 12th & have given CET entrances for admission in a law college for BA LLB, can I get admission in your college?

Last updated on July 27th, 2021

Ans. This university accepts admission based on CLAT rank only and not based on your class 12th score. So, you have to post your CLAT rank.