Everything You Wanted To Know About RULET
In this article, we have dealt with all the important questions that students usually ask about Rajasthan University Law Entrance Test or RULET – the exam pattern, the questions, the syllabus, the marks, the time for the exam, the type of questions etc. Read on!
Established in 1947, Rajasthan University is one of the oldest universities in India. The varsity conducts Rajasthan University law entrance test or RULET in order to provide admission to students in BA LLB (offered by the varsity’s affiliated colleges) and BA LLB (Hons) (offered by University Five Year Law College) courses.
Colleges accepting RULET scores are:
- S. S. Jain Subodh Law College, Jaipur
- St. Wilfred’s Law College, Jaipur
- Vidhyasthali Law College, Jaipur
Eligibility for RULET
All candidates who have cleared Class XII exams with not less than 50% aggregate marks meet RULET eligibility criteria. It may be noted that minimum aggregate marks required to meet RULET eligibility criteria for candidates belonging to SC/ ST category is 45%.
Candidates who are appearing for Class XII exams are also eligible to apply for RULET.
Pattern of RULET (Under-graduate Programme)
- Candidates qualifying the written exam will then need to appear for the Group Discussion & Personal interview (GD & PI) round.
- Candidates clearing the GD & PI round will be eligible for Rajasthan University admissions in law courses.
- There is no official notification regrading negative marking scheme for the exam.
|Number of multiple-choice questions of one mark each||200|
|Duration of Examination||Two hours (02:00 hours)|
Rajasthan University admissions will be based on a candidate’s RULET score and performance in Group Discussion & Personal interview (GD & PI) round. The weightage for each evaluation criteria is as mentioned in the table below:
Subject Areas of RULET
1. English including comprehension
The English section will test the candidates’ proficiency in English based on comprehension passages and grammar. In the comprehension section, candidates will be questioned on their understanding of the passage and its central theme, meanings of words used therein etc. The grammar section requires correction of incorrect grammatical sentences, filling of blanks in sentences with appropriate words, etc.
2. General Knowledge and Currents Affairs
The candidates will be tested on their general awareness including static general knowledge. Questions on current affairs will test candidates on their knowledge of current affairs (broadly defined as matters featuring in the mainstream media between March 2015 to April 2016)
This section will test candidate’s knowledge on elementary mathematics, i.e. maths taught up to Class X.
4. Legal Aptitude
This section will test candidate’s interest towards study of law, research aptitude and problem solving abilities. Questions will be framed with the help of legal propositions (described in the paper), and a set of facts to which the said proposition has to be applied. Some propositions may not be “true” in the real sense (e.g. the legal proposition may be that any person who speaks in a movie hall and disturbs others that are watching the movie will be banned from entering any movie theater across India for one year). Candidates will have to assume the “truth” of these propositions and answer the questions accordingly.
5. Logical Reasoning
The purpose of the logical reasoning section is to test the candidate’s ability to identify patterns, logical links and rectify illogical arguments. It will include a wide variety of logical reasoning questions such as syllogisms, logical sequences, analogies, etc. However, visual reasoning will not be tested.
RULET Exam Calendar