BLAT 2019 exam analysis for BHU BA LLB by Harsh Gagrani (Director, LegalEdge Tutorials)
New Delhi, May 16: As soon as the examination is over, candidates look up to their mentors, to know what their take was on the said examination. The Guru always guides. Careers360 approached one of the gurus, Mr. Harsh Gagrani, LegalEdge Tutorials, for his expert analysis on BLAT 2019. The examination was held on May 16, 2019, and is the entrance for admission to the five-year integrated law programme offered by the Banaras Hindu University. To know what the expert has to say, read the complete article.
Overall Take -
According to Mr. Gagrani, the examination was easier compared to previous years. “There were many omission surprises” said Mr. Gagrani. “The reading comprehensions and puzzles were missing from the examination. Thus, the paper was not lengthy and students finished the paper 12 - 15 minutes before the allotted time.” BLAT 2019 was “easier and shorter” according to the expert.
Section Wise analysis -
“BLAT does not demarcate between sections” said Mr. Gagrani. The approximate number of questions asked from each subject are given below
Number of Questions asked
General Knowledge and Legal knowledge
Easy to Moderate
15 - 20
Expected Cutoff for BLAT 2019 -
The cutoff of an examination depends on four factors
Total number of candidates appearing for the examination
Difficulty of Question paper
Past years cutoff trends
Number of seats available
Mr Gagrani informed Careers360, that the cutoff for last year was 160-170 marks, and the closing rank was around 250.
“As this year’s examination was easy, the expected cutoff for this year should be significantly higher than last year.” The expected cutoff according to Mr. Gagrani would be around 270-280 marks.