PU UG Law Selection Process 2023

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PU UG Law Selection Process

The Panjab University Undergraduate Law Entrance Exam is a qualifying exam held for candidates who wish to enrol in the 5-year professional programme. The exam grants admission to Panjab University’s BA LLB and B.Com LLB programmes, following which a student is qualified to pursue a career in law. Panjab University was established in 1882 and offers a wide range of courses. This blog includes all the details about the selection process, merit list and counselling process of the PU UG Law exam.

Exam Full NamePanjab University Undergraduate Common Entrance Test
Exam Short NameUG LAW
Frequency of ExamOnce a year
Level of ExamUniversity Level
Conducting BodyPanjab University Chandigarh
Mode of ExamOffline
Mode of ApplicationOnline
Mode of CounsellingOffline
LanguagesEnglish, Hindi, Punjabi
Exam duration1 hour 30 minutes

PU UG Law Selection Dates

Panjab University will be releasing the application forms for PU UG Law 2023 soon. Students can check the below-mentioned tentative dates for the PU UG Law 2023 exam:

Release of ApplicationApril 2023
Application DeadlineMay 2023
PU UG Law Exam dateJuly 2023
PU UG Law CounsellingTo be Announced

Also Read: PU UG Law Exam Pattern 2023: Distribution of Marks, Marking Scheme 

Selection Process for PU UG Law

To get admission to their desired courses students must fulfil the eligibility criteria decided by the Punjab University:

  • The applicant must have scored a minimum of 50% marks in the 10+2 (or equivalent ) qualifying examination. For SC/ST category students the minimum marks are 45%.
  • The score of the UG Law exam will be the second selection criterion for the candidate.
  • After all this a merit list will be prepared and a cut-off will be generated and shortlisted candidates will be called for counselling.

Merit List for PU UG Law

After Panjab University declares the results of the PU UG law exam, a preliminary merit list will be prepared of all the qualifying candidates. The selected candidates will now have to fill out an online PU UG law admission form. Applicants who fill out the admission form and submit it online in due time will be considered for the final list. 

This final list will have the names of all the selected students who will be called for the counselling process. This list will have the names of the candidates according to their ranks. 

After the final list, the authorities will release the PU UG counselling schedule.

Also Read: 20+ Best Books for PU UG Law 2023 

PU UG Law counselling

The PG UG law counselling will be conducted in an offline mode. The university generates a schedule for offline counselling with the time and date. Students have to visit the venue with the required documents. We have mentioned all the documents below:

  1. Birth Certificate of the candidate
  2. Character certificate
  3. 10th and 12th mark sheets(original)
  4. Gap year affidavit (if any)
  5. Copy of candidate’s Identity proof (Aadhar card/Voter ID/ Driving License)
  6. Reserve Category Certificate (if applicable)
  7. DD in favour of the registrar, Panjab University, Chandigarh


Do I have to fill out an admission form to get selected for the final list of the PU UG law exam?

Yes, if you have your name on the PU UG law merit list you need to fill out an application form and authorities will select the candidates accordingly.

What are the documents required for the PU UG law counselling?

A student must bring his birth certificate, character certificate, 10th & 12th mark sheets, identity proof, Caste certificate, DD in favour of Registrar, PU and Gap year affidavit (if applicable).

How will I get to know about the PU UG law counselling venue and time?

When the university will declare the final list of candidates. The university authorities will generate a schedule on their website mentioning the Venue and time of the PU UG law counselling.

Are there any negative markings in the PU UG law exam?

Yes, there is a negative marking in the PU UG law exam. For every incorrect answer, 0.25 marks will be deducted from the score.

In this blog, we have discussed the PU UG law selection process and other related topics. We hope candidates who are interested in pursuing law at Panjab University find this blog useful. PU will soon release the PU UG law application form.

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