LSAT India - Law School Admission Test India (LSAT 2011)
WHAT IS LSAT?
The LSAT-India (Law School Admission Test - India) is a standardized test of reading and verbal reasoning skills designed by the USA based Law School Admission Council (LSAC) for use by law schools in India.
The LSAT-India will be administered across 16 Pearson VUE test centre locations in India and at select overseas Pearson VUE test centre locations on 30th April, 2011. The test will be administered in a paper and pencil format in India and in computer-based testing (CBT) mode at overseas locations.
LSAT INDIA Test Pattern:
The LSAT-Indiais a paper-and-pencil test with four sections. Two of the sections contain logical reasoning questions; one section contains analytical reasoning questions; and one section contains reading comprehension questions. The amount of time allotted for each section is 35 minutes.
There is one 15-minute break between section 2 and section 3. All questions are in a multiple-choice format, some with four answer choices and others with five.Answers are collected on a scan able answer sheet. The total duration of the test is 2 hours and 35 minutes including a break of 15 minutes.
The registration fee for the LSAT-India for candidates testing within India is Rs.3500. For candidates testing outside India, the registration fee is USD 150. The online registration window is from 25th January, 2011 to 18th April, 2011.
Registration for the LSAT-India is online and can be done by submitting the form on the LSAT-India website. Payment for the registration by test takers in India can be done online (via credit card only) or through a demand draft. The demand draft should reach the below mentioned address on or before11th April, 2011 either by post or courier.
Pearson VUE c/o Blueshift
21 Abdul Razack Street,
Saidapet Chennai - 600015
Tamil Nadu, India
Candidates should write "LSAT-India" at the bottom of the envelope.
LSAT INDIA 2011 Important Dates:
|Registration window (online payments):
25th January, 2011 to 18th April, 2011
|Registration window (demand draft payments):
25th January, 2011 to 11th April, 2011
|Admit card release:
21st April, 2011 to 27th April, 2011
|LSAT-India 2011, test date:
30th April, 2011
|Announcement of results:
01st June, 2011
LSAT INDIA 2011 REGISTRATION PROCESS:
LSAT-India Registration/Student Application Process:
- Register online for theLSAT-India entrance test by logging on towww.pearsonvueindia.com/lsatindia. The LSAT-India registration fee is Rs. 3500/-; the fee can be paid online or by a demand draft. You can also contact Pearson VUE at LSATIndia@pearson.com for more information. For candidates who want to take the LSAT-India at Pearson VUE overseas test centres, the registration fee is USD 150. Students can find additional details, at www.pearsonvueindia.com/lsatindia. On completion of their registration all candidates will get an LSAT-India registration number. Candidates will need to mention this LSAT-India registration number while submitting the application forms of the participating colleges.
- After obtaining the LSAT-India registration number, the candidate must download/obtain the Application Form from the participating college; the college Admission Application Forms will require candidates to mention their LSAT-India registration number. Candidates must ensure that they write their LSAT-India registration number at the given place in the Application Form of the participating colleges.
- All registrants who complete the test registration, pay the test fee in a timely way, and follow published test rules may sit for the LSAT-India - It is your responsibility to understand the eligibility requirements of the participating law schools to which you are applying before deciding whether to register for the LSAT-India. If you register for the test and then determine that you are ineligible for admission to your intended law school, no test- fee refund will be available.
- Test Scores of all students writing the LSAT-India will be transmitted to the participating colleges.
The locations for the LSAT-India are as follows:
North: Chandigarh, Dehradun, Delhi, Jaipur, Lucknow
South: Bangalore, Chennai, Hyderabad
West: Ahmedabad, Bhopal, Mumbai, Pune
East: Bhubaneswar, Kolkata, Raipur, Ranchi
LSAT INDIA Participating Law Colleges:
Jindal Global Law School, Jindal Global University, Sonipat (Haryana)
Law College Dehradun, Dehradun
MATS Law School, MATS University, Raipur
The ICFAI Law School, The ICFAI University, Dehradun
Need help on LSAT INDIA:
Have a question regarding your registration for the LSAT-India? Contact a Candidate Service Representative.
- Phone support - Monday to Saturday - 9 am to 6 pm IST at the following chargeable number: +91-44-42272727
- Live chat support - Monday to Saturday - 9 am to 6 pm IST
- E-mail support - Please write to LSATIndia@pearson.com. We will respond to your e-mail within 2 business days