The Supreme Court on Monday disapproved of a separate entrance exam by the National Law School of India University (NLSIU), Bengaluru and quashed its notification for holding a separate Online National Law Aptitude Test (NLAT) for admission into this academic session.
A bench headed by Justice Bhushan said that the NLSIU shall conduct its admission process in accordance with the Common Law Admission Test, 2020 (CLAT).
It said that the CLAT 2020 is to be held on September 28 as scheduled in accordance with all the safety guidelines prescribed by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.
Last week, the apex court had reserved its judgement on the petition challenging the decision of NLSIU, Bangalore to conduct its separate entrance exam for this year.
The apex court had earlier allowed the varsity to hold the sperate entrance exam on September 12 but made it clear…