CITI LAW COLLEGE

CITI LAW COLLEGE

NTS

What is LAW-GAT™

Under the Pakistan Legal Practitioners & Bar Councils Rules, 1976 a law graduate desirous of seeking enrolment as an Advocate to practice law, is required to pass an Assessment Test, for being eligible to apply to a Bar Council for that purpose.

The Pakistan Bar Council (PBC) has, therefore, assigned National Testing Service (NTS™) the responsibility to conduct Law Graduate Assessment Test (LAW-GAT™). 

Eligibility Criteria

Persons having passed LL.B (final year) examination from a University recognized by Pakistan Bar Council, with minimum Seventeen years Education, are eligible to apply for (LAW-GAT™).

 

 

 


Other Terms and Conditions

·         Only LAW Graduates are eligible to apply.

·         Candidates are required to submit LL.B degree with copies of detailed transcript/marks certificates of 1st, 2nd and 3rd years LL.B examination. In case LL.B degree has not been issued the candidate may submit detailed transcript marks certificate of LL.B (final year) examination.

·         Candidates have maximum of three chances to clear the test, NTS™ conducts the test thrice in a year.

·         Students awaiting result are not eligible to apply.

·         50% score is required to qualify the assessment test.

·         Candidates will have to meet other criteria, if any, as per rules and regulations of the Pakistan Bar Council.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Law-GAT™ Paper Distribution

Law- GAT™ Curriculum

No

Core Areas

Percentage

1.

Constitution

20%

2.

Jurisprudence

20%

3.

Civil Law

20%

4.

Criminal Law

20%

5.

Law of Evidence

10%

6.

English Legal Language

10%

 

Total

100%

(Paper for Enrolment as Advocate in Lower Court (LAW-GAT™)

Core Areas

Percentage

Constitution

20%

Constitution History

 

World

 

Jurisprudence

20%

English

 

Islamic Equity

 

Civil Law

20%

CPC

 

Contract Limitation

 

Criminal Law

20%

P.P.C

 

Cr.P.C

 

Law of Evidence

10%

1984 Order

 

Principles

 

English Legal Language

10%