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LSAT 2020 postponed due to Covid-19 lockdown: Check new exam date, extended registration date

LSAT 2020 India has been postponed due to the Covid-19 lockdown and the last date for registration has also been extended. Check the new LSAT India dates here.

LSAT 2020 postponed due to Covid-19 lockdown: Check new exam date, extended registration date

LSAT 2020 India has been postponed due to the Covid-19 lockdown and the last date for registration has also been extended. Check the new LSAT India dates here.

The Law School Admission Test (LSAT 2020) has been postponed by the Law School Admission Council (LSAC) in view of the coronavirus pandemic and the subsequent 21-day lockdown to slow the spread of Covid-19. While the all-India entrance exam was earlier supposed to be conducted on May 17, it will now be conducted on June 7.

The step has been taken keeping in mind the safety of the law aspirants.

Moreover, the last date for LSAT registration 2020 has also been extended to May 22. Interested candidates can go to discoverlaw.in/register-for-the-test to register for LSAT 2020.

Direct link for LSAT India 2020 registration

LSAT 2020 postponed: Official notification

Here’s what the official notification from the Law School Admission Council (LSAC) states:

Instead of the earlier announced date of May 17, the LSATIndia will now take place on June 7, 2020.

The registration date is also extended to 22 May, to allow more time for applicants to register. Applicants can register for the LSATIndia by visiting discoverlaw.in/register-for-the-test.

Why is LSAT conducted?

LSAT India is an important entrance exam for admission to law colleges across the nation. Over 50 law colleges across India accept LSAT scores.

LSAT 2020 exam pattern

The LSAT exam will test law aspirants in Analytical Reasoning, Logical Reasoning and Reading Comprehension.

There will be four sections of 24 questions each (92 to 100 questions in total). Candidates will have 35 minutes to attempt every section.

Free LSAT preparation materials

With LSAT 2020 postponed, law aspirants will now get some more time to prepare for the entrance exam. LSAC has provided a set of study materials to prepare for LSAT 2020 on its website that aspirants can get for free.

LSAC is also starting a webinar series on its official website soon to help students prepare for LSAT 2020 from their homes during lockdown.

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